The 10 Most Anticipated Horror/Thriller Book-to-Movie Adaptions

Posted 09/09/2017 2486 0

Brace yourself, more horror/thriller movies like IT are coming!


1. It

Seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, are about to face their worst nightmare, an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges from the sewer every 27 years to prey on the town's children. Banding together over the course of one horrifying summer, the friends must overcome their own personal fears to battle the murderous, bloodthirsty clown known as Pennywise.


2. The House With a Clock in its Walls

A young orphan named Lewis Barnavelt aids his magical uncle in locating a clock with the power to bring about the end of the world.


3. The Invisible Man

Remake of the seminal 1933 monster flick based on the H.G. Wells science fiction novel about a scientist who discovers the secrets of invisibility.


4. Firestarter

Firestarter concerns a young girl with pyrokinetic abilities named Charlie, on the run from a sinister government agency intent on weaponizing her powers.


5. Meg

After escaping an attack by what he claims was by a 70-foot shark, Jonas Taylor must confront his fears to save those trapped in a sunken submersible.


6. Annihilation

A biologist searches for her missing husband while on an expedition with a secret agency and discovers a dangerous creature lurking in the wilderness.


7. The Snowman

Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous-looking snowman.


8. Gerald’s Game

A woman accidentally kills her husband during a kinky game. Handcuffed to her bed with no hope of rescue, she begins hearing voices and seeing strange visions.


9. Lord of the Flies

Lord Of The Flies follows a group of young boys who find themselves stranded on a desert island, with their attempts at self-governing spiralling into a disastrous mess of violence and murder.


10. The Picture of Dorian Gray

The movie follows a beautiful but self-absorbed man who sells his soul in order to retain his beauty, letting his portrait age in his stead.