Horror Films of 2017

Horror and horror-adjacent feature films released between January 1 and December 31, 2017. We're not genre purists here, so this list includes thrillers, sci-fi, dramas, comedies, and family films with horror elements. Not intended to be comprehensive. Favors films with a theatrical release in my market (St. Louis, MO), films reviewed by major outlets, films on high-profile streaming platforms, and films on niche streaming platforms such as Shudder.

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  • Underworld: Blood Wars
  • Dearest Sister
  • The Bye Bye Man
  • Clinical
  • Split
  • The Girl with All the Gifts
  • Sadako vs. Kayako
  • Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
  • The Lure
  • Don't Knock Twice
  • Eloise
  • Rings
  • Blind Sun
  • Don't Hang Up
  • The Blackcoat's Daughter
  • A Cure for Wellness
  • XX
  • We Go On
  • Get Out
  • VooDoo
  • We Are the Flesh
  • Don't Kill It
  • The Institute
  • Kong: Skull Island
  • Raw
  • Personal Shopper
  • The Belko Experiment
  • The Devil's Candy
  • Dig Two Graves
  • Life
  • Prevenge
  • Here Alone
  • Colossal
  • The Transfiguration
  • The Void
  • Phoenix Forgotten
  • Unforgettable
  • A Dark Song
  • Rupture
  • Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl
  • Another Evil
  • Hounds of Love
  • Lake Bodom
  • Alien: Covenant
  • Berlin Syndrome
  • Seoul Station
  • It Comes at Night
  • The Mummy
  • Camera Obscura
  • Among the Living
  • 47 Meters Down
  • The Bad Batch
  • The Beguiled
  • Darkness Rising
  • A Ghost Story
  • Lady Macbeth
  • Wish Upon
  • Killing Ground
  • Kuso
  • The Untamed
  • Armed Response
  • The Dark Tower
  • Annabelle: Creation
  • Ingrid Goes West
  • Death Note
  • Jackals
  • Temple
  • The Vault
  • It
  • The Limehouse Golem
  • mother!
  • Friend Request
  • Jeepers Creepers 3
  • Don't Sleep
  • Flatliners
  • Gerald's Game
  • Super Dark Times
  • 'Til Death Do Us Part
  • Better Watch Out
  • Brawl in Cell Block 99
  • Amityville: The Awakening
  • 1922
  • American Satan
  • The Babysitter
  • Found Footage 3D
  • Happy Death Day
  • Boo 2! A Madea Halloween
  • Jungle
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Leatherface
  • The Snowman
  • Tragedy Girls
  • Creep 2
  • Jigsaw
  • Most Beautiful Island
  • My Friend Dahmer
  • Bitch
  • I Remember You
  • Mayhem
  • Thelma