The Scary Calendar







Below is a list of release dates for upcoming horror, thriller, sci-fi, indie, and genre-adjacent movies and TV series. All release dates are subject to change.


JANUARY 2019
Escape Room (1-3)
Braid (1-10, VOD)
Dry Blood (1-11, VOD)
Glass (1-16)
Tumbbad (1-18, Prime)
Polar (1-25, Netflix)
Wretch (1-29, VOD)
The Silence (1-31, VOD)
Velvet Buzzsaw (1-31, Netflix)

FEBRUARY 2019
Dead Ant (2-1, VOD)
Piercing (2-1, VOD)
The Isle (2-1, VOD)
The Final Wish (2-1, VOD)
The Golem (2-5, VOD)
Horror Noire (2-7, Shudder)
St. Agatha (2-8, VOD)
The Amityville Murders (2-8, VOD)
The Prodigy (2-8)
Happy Death Day 2U (2-13)
Lords of Chaos (2-22, VOD)
The Changeover (2-22, VOD)

MARCH 2019
Level 16 (3-1, VOD)
Climax (3-1)
Greta (3-1)
Stray (3-1, VOD)
The Hole in the Ground (3-1, VOD)
American Gods, S2 (3-10, Starz) TV SERIES
Captive State (3-15, VOD)
Book of Monsters (3-19, VOD)
Critters: A New Binge (3-21, Shudder) TV SERIES
Us (3-22)
What We Do In The Shadows (3-27, FX) TV SERIES
Field Guide to Evil (3-29, VOD)
Wounds (3-29)

APRIL 2019
Twilight Zone (4-1, CBS All Access) TV SERIES
Mercy Black (4-1, Netflix)
Pet Sematary (4-5)
The Head Hunter (4-5, VOD)
The Haunting of Sharon Tate (4-5, VOD)
The Wind (4-5, VOD)
The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, S2 (4-5, Netflix) TV SERIES
The Silence (4-10, Netflix)
Hellboy (4-12)
I Trapped the Devil (4-26, VOD)
The Curse of La LLorona (4-19)
Hagazussa (4-19, VOD)
Hail Satan? (4-19)
Under the Silver Lake (4-19)   

MAY 2019
The Intruder (5-3)   
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (Netflix) (5-3)
We Have Always Lived in the Castle (5-17, VOD)
Shed of the Dead (5-20, VOD)
BrightBurn (5-24)
The Perfection (5-24, Netflix)
Isabelle (5-24, VOD)
Starfish (5-28, VOD)
Godzilla: King of Monsters (5-31)   
Ma (5-31)
Good Omens (5-31, Amazon Prime Video) TV SERIES
Swamp Thing (5-31, DC Universe) TV SERIES

JUNE 2019
NOS4A2 (6-2, AMC) TV SERIES
Perfect (6-2)
Knife + Heart (6-4, VOD)
Men in Black: International (6-14)
The Dead Don't Die (6-14)
Los Espookys (HBO, 6-14)  TV SERIES
Head Count (6-14, VOD)
Killer Unicorn (6-14, VOD)
Deep Murder (6-14, VOD)
Child’s Play (6-21)
Nightmare Cinema (6-21, VOD)
Annabelle Comes Home (6-28)

JULY 2019
Midsommar (4-3)
Stranger Things, S3 (7-4, Netflix) TV SERIES
Crawl (7-12)
Darlin' (7-12)
Luz (7-19)

AUGUST 2019
The Nightingale (8-2, Limited)
The Night Sitter (8-6, VOD)
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (8-9)
Nekrotronic (8-9)
The Terror: Infamy (8-12, AMC) TV SERIES
47 Meters Down: Uncaged (8-16)
Hoax (8-20)
Freaks (8-23)
Tigers Are Not Afraid (8-23)
Jacob's Ladder (8-23, VOD)
Tone-Dead (8-23)
Ready or Not (8-21)
Don't Let Go (8-30)
Itsy Bitsy (8-30)
Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (8-30, Netflix)  TV SERIES
Carnival Row (8-30, Amazon Prime Video) TV SERIES

SEPTEMBER 2019
It: Chapter Two (9-6)
Satanic Panic (9-6)
Haunt (9-13)
Depraved (9-13)
3 From Hell (9-20)
Polaroid  (9-17)
Candy Corn (9-17)
American Horror Story: 1984 (9-18)  TV SERIES
Ad Astra (9-20)
Creepshow (9-26, Shudder) TV SERIES

OCTOBER 2019
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (10-4)   
Joker (10-4)
Mary (10-11)
Zombieland: Double Tap (10-18)   
The Addams Family (10-18)
The Lighthouse (10-18)
Trick (10-18)
The Hunt (10-18)  CANCELLED
Here Comes Hell (10-31)   

NOVEMBER 2019
Terminator: Dark Fate (11-1)   
Doctor Sleep (11-8)
The Lodge (11-15)
Little Monsters (11-15)
The Divine Fury (11-19)

DECEMBER 2019
Brahms: The Boy II (12-6)
I See You (12-6, VOD)
Black Christmas (12-13)
We Summon the Darkness (12-13, VOD)

TBA 2019
Antlers
The Boat
Cursed Films (Shudder)
Dark Light   
Deeper
Demimonde (HBO) TV SERIES
Doom: Annihilation  
Eli
In the Tall Grass
Locke & Key (Netflix) TV SERIES
The Lost Boys (CW) TV SERIES
Lovecraft Country (HBO) TV SERIES
October Faction (Netflix) TV SERIES
One Cut of the Dead (Shudder)    
Rabid


2020
Grudge (1-3-20)
Underwater (1-10-20)
The Turning (1-24-20)
Blade: The Iron Cross (2-14-20)
Godzilla Vs. Kong (3-13-20)
The Invisible Man (3-13-20)
A Quiet Place 2 (3-20-20) 
The New Mutants (4-3-20)    
Candyman (6-12-20)
Ghostbusters (7-10-20)
The Conjuring III (9-11-20)
Last Night in Soho (9-25-20)
The Witches (10-16-20)
Halloween Kills (10-16-20)



TBA 2020
The Haunting of Bly Manor (Netflix) TV SERIES
The Outsider (HBO) TV SERIES
Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (Showtime) TV SERIES
10 After Midnight (Netflix) TV SERIES
The Vampire Chronicles (Hulu) TV SERIES
The Invisible Man



This list is compiled by posts on Dread Central, Bloody Disgusting, Rue MorgueUpcoming Horror Movies, IMDB, and movies I happen to find on Apple TV, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and, Twitter.

Release dates for movies can vary. Many movies premiere at film festivals or limited regional engagements but they are not listed above until they are widely available to us regular movie fans via theatrical release, video on demand (VOD), streaming services, or blu-ray/dvd.