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Prime Horror Movies to Watch
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If you want to make a jack-o-lantern, you should head to a hardware store and possibly a pumpkin patch. If you want to spend Halloween watching horror movies on Prime, you should keep scrolling.

Below is a batch of original Prime horror movies to usher in the scariest time year. And don’t forget—if you want to browse around for the best horror films on Prime right now without paying, they’re one of many streaming platforms with free trials at the moment.

1

Get Duked!

2019

WHERE TO WATCH

This hip-hop-inspired comedy is one of the more popular horror movies on Prime and follows four city boys on a wilderness trek as they try to escape a mysterious huntsman.

See also: Stephen King's Essential Horror Films

WHERE TO WATCH
Get Duked!
2019
87 Mins | R
A camping trip turns into a fight for survival when four teens become the target of savage hunters.


2

The Vast of Night

2019

WHERE TO WATCH

Another title that’s popular on Prime Video, The Vast of Night takes place in 1950s New Mexico—when a switchboard operator overhears an extremely strange frequency. It has a 92% Tomatometer score, making it one of the best horror movies on Prime right now among the platform’s original productions. Keep scrolling for more horror films to stream.

WHERE TO WATCH
The Vast of Night
2019
90 Mins | PG-13
Two kids search for the source of a mysterious frequency that has descended on their town.


3

Evil Eye

2020

WHERE TO WATCH

A new romance turns into a dark nightmare. This original Amazon horror movie from Blumhouse Productions was written by Madhuri Shekar—who puts a rather bloody spin on the whole “introducing somebody to your parents” thing.

Related: 10 Blumhouse Movies to Keep You Up at Night

WHERE TO WATCH
Evil Eye
2020
90 Mins
A woman becomes convinced that her daughter's new boyfriend has a dark connection to her own past.


4

The Lie

2018

WHERE TO WATCH

How far would you go to hide the truth? That question takes a very, very dark turn in this original horror movie on Prime starring Joey King, Mireille Enos, and Peter Sarsgaard. The Lie is not exactly suitable for family movie night, but it should do the trick if you’re looking for a scary movie recommendation to set the Halloween tone.

WHERE TO WATCH
The Lie
2018
97 Mins | R
A couple fall into a web of lies and deceit when they cover up their daughter's horrific crime.


5

Black Box

2020

WHERE TO WATCH

This debut from writer and director Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour recently joined the batch of horror movies on Prime.of horror movies on Prime. After losing his wife and memory in a car accident, one man undergoes an agonizing experimental treatment that causes him to question who he is at all.

Up Next: Best Horror Movies to Watch on Netflix

WHERE TO WATCH
Black Box
2020
100 Mins | 16
An amnesiac undergoes an experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.


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