Movie & TV Calendar


Prepare for the shocks & chills with a list of release dates for upcoming horror, thriller, sci-fi, indie, and genre-adjacent movies and TV series

JANUARY 2020
The Grudge | 1-3 | Horror
Dracula | 1-4 | Netflix | Tv Series | Horror
Snatchers  | 1-7 | VOD | Horror Comedy
Underwater | 1-10 | SciFi Horror
The Sonata | 1-10 | VOD | Horror
The Assent  | 1-10 | VOD | Horror
The Outsider | 1-12 | HBO | Tv Series | Thriller Horror
The Turning | 1-24 | Horror
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 3 | 1-24 | Netflix | Tv Series | Horror
Color Out of Space | 1-24 | VOD | Horror
Gretel & Hansel | 1-31 | Horror

FEBRUARY 2020
The Lodge | 2-7 | Limited | Horror Drama
Come to Daddy | 2-7 | VOD | Horror Comedy
Locke & Key | 2-7 | Netflix | Tv Series | YA Fantasy Horror
Blade: The Iron Cross | 2-14 | VOD | Horror
After Midnight | 2-14 | VOD | Horror Romance
Fantasy Island | 2-14 | Horror
Brahms: The Boy II | 2-21 | Horror
True Fiction | 2-21 | VOD | Horror Thriller
The Invisible Man | 2-28 | SciFi Horror

MARCH 2020
The Torment of Laurie Ann Cullom | 3-2 | VOD | Horror
Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street | 3-3 | VOD | Documentary
Extra Ordinary | 3-6 | Limited | Horror Comedy
The Dark Red | 3-6 | VOD | Horror Thriller
Swallow | 3-6 | VOD | Drama Thriller
The Platform | 3-20 | Netflix | SciFi Horror
In The Trap | 3-36 | VOD | Horror

EDITOR'S NOTE: I'm just going to assume that every theatrical release date going forward will be postponed or rescheduled. New release dates posted as they are announced.

APRIL 2020
Cursed Films | 4-2 | Shudder | Documentary
Tales from the Loop | 4-3 | Amazon Prime | Tv Series | SciFi
The Other Lamb | 4-3 | VOD | Horror Drama
She's Allergic to Cats | 4-7 | Horror Comedy
Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind | 4-8 | VOD | SciFi Documentary
We Summon the Darkness | 4-9 | VOD | Horror
Why Don't You Just Die | 4-10 | Comedy Thriller
What We Do in the Shadows Season 2 | 4-15 | FX | Tv Series | Horror Comedy
Sea Fever | 4-10 | VOD | Horror SciFi
Behind You | 4-17 | VOD | Horror
The Droving | 4-21 | Amazon Prime | Folk Horror
Witches in the Woods | VOD | 4-24 | Horror
1BR | 4-24 | VOD | Thriller
Bit | 4-24 | VOD | Horror Comedy
Dreamkatcher | 4-24 | VOD | Horror
Penny Dreadful: City of Angels | 4-26 | Showtime | TV Series | Thriller
The Source of Shadows | VOD | 4-28 | Anthology Horror

MAY 2020
The Wretched | 5-1 | VOD | Horror
Z | 5-7 | Shudder | Horror
Porno | 5-8 | VOD | Horror Comedy
Awoken | 5-8 | VOD | Supernatural Horror
A Nun's Curse | 5-12 | VOD | Horror 
The Haunted | 5-21 | VOD | Horror
Inheritance | 5-22 | VOD | Psychological Thriller
Betaal | 5-24 | Netflix | Indian Tv Series
Confessional | 5-28 | Shudder | Techno Thriller
Snowpiercer | 5-31 | TNT | Tv Series | SciFi

JUNE 2020
Shirley | 6-5 | VOD & HULU | Psychological Drama
Becky | 6-5 | VOD | Horror Thriller
Dreamland | VOD & Drive-In | Vampire Horror
The Deeper You Dig | 6-5 | VOD | Horror
Buried Worlds | 6-8 | Trvl Channel | Docu-Tv Series
The Dinner Party | 6-9 | VOD | Horror
Outback | 6-9 | VOD | Survival Horror
Curon | 6-10 | Netflix | Tv Series (Italy)
Ghost Adventures: Quarantine | Trvl Channel | 4-Part Docuseries
Exit Plan | 6-12 | VOD | SciFi Thriller
Black Ops | 6-12 | VOD |  Horror
Helter Skelter: An American Myth | 6-14 | EPIX | Docu-series
The Luring | VOD | 6-16 | Horror
Mope | 6-16 | VOD | Revenge Horror
Scare Package | 6-18 | Shudder | Horror Comedy
Warning: Do Not Play | 6-18 | Shudder | Horror (South Korean)
You Should Have Left | 6-18 | VOD | Supernatural Horror
NOS4A2: Season 2 | 6-21 | AMC | Tv Series
Dark: Season 3 | 6-27 | Netflix | Tv Series (German)

JULY 2020
Ju-On: Origins | 7-3 | Netflix | Japanese Tv Series

Browse | 7-7 | VOD | Horror
Volition | 7-10 | VOD | SciFi Thriller
Relic | 7-10 | Theaters/VOD | Horror
Coven | 7-14 | VOD | Witchy Horror
Tenet | 7-17 | Theaters | Apocalytic Sci-Fi Thriller
The Transcendents | 7-21 | VOD | Mystery Thriller
Come Play | 7-24 | Horror
The Rental | 7-24 | Theaters/VOD | Horror
The Amulet | 7-24 | VOD | Horror

AUGUST 2020
The Empty Man | 8-7 | Horror
Boyz In The Wood | 8-7 | Amazon Prime | Horror Comedy
Malignant | 8-14 | Horror  (James Wan, Dir.)
Sputnik | 8-14 | VOD | Russian SciFi Horror
Antebellum | 8-21 | Horror Thriller
The New Mutants | 8-28 | SciFi Horror
Lovecraft Country | August | HBO | Tv Series | Drama Horror 

SEPTEMBER 2020
Monster Hunter | 9-4 | Fantasy Horror
A Quiet Place: Part II | 9-4 | Horror
Candyman | 9-25 | Theaters/VOD | Horror

OCTOBER 2020
The Witches | 10-16 | Family Horror
Halloween Kills | 10-16 | Horror
The Mothman Prophecy | 10-20 | VOD | Documentary

NOVEMBER 2020




POSTPONED/TBA

Antlers | TBA | Horror
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It | TBA | Horror 
Fear Street | TBA | Horror
The Forever Purge | TBA | Horror
The Green Knight  | TBA | Fantasy Horror
Promising Young Woman | TBA | Thriller
Insidious: The Dark Realm | TBA | Horror
Run | TBA | Thriller
Run Sweetheart Run | TBA | Amazon Prime | Supernatural Horror
Saint Maud | Drama Horror
The Woman in the Window | TBA | Thriller


MOVED TO 2021
Escape Room 2 | 1-1-21 | Horror
Ghostbusters: Afterlife | 3-5-21 | Horror Comedy
Morbius | 3-19-21 | Action Horror
Last Night in Soho | 4-23-2021 | Horror Thriller
Godzilla Vs. Kong | May 2021 | Action SciFi
Spiral: From the Book of Saw | 5-21-21 | Horror


COMING SOON!
Army of the Dead
A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting
False Positive (A24)
The Night House
The Pale Door
Peninsula: Train to Busan 2 | TBA | Zombie Horror
Psycho Goreman | TBA | Shudder | Horror
Scream 5
Separation
The Stand | TBA | CBS All-Access | Apocalyptic Horror
Synchronic
Terrifier 2
Willy's Wonderland
Wrong Turn: The Foundation
You Should Have Left

Demimonde | HBO | Tv Series | Horror
The Haunting of Bly Manor | Netflix | Tv Series | Horror
The Lost Boys | CW | Tv Series | Horror
The Stand | CBS All Access | Tv Series | Horror
10 After Midnight | Netflix | Tv Series | Horror
The Vampire Chronicles | Hulu | Tv Series | Horror
Child's Play | SyFy | Tv Series | Horror
Swamp Thing | CW | Tv Series | Horror (Reaired from DC Universe platform)


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