Scary Movie & Series Calendar 2021


Prepare for the shocks & chills with a list of release dates for upcoming horror, horror-comedy, thriller, sci-fi, indie, and genre-adjacent movies and series. All dates subject to change, of course. Titles marked in orange are Recommended.



JANUARY 2021

1 - Shadow in the Cloud (VOD)

4 - Fingers (Shudder)

4 - 30 Coins (Series, HBO Max)

5 - Sorry I Killed You (VOD)

6 - Surviving Death (Series, Netflix)

8 - The Devil’s Light (VOD)

9 - A Discovery of Witches, Season 2 (Series, Shudder)

11 - Before the Fire (Shudder)

12 - Butchers (VOD)

12 - Skyfire (VOD)

12 - Two Sentence Horror Story, Season 2 (Series, CW)

12 - Go/Don't Go (VOD)

12 - Curse of Aurore (VOD)

13 - Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer (Docuseries, Netflix)

14 - Hunted (Shudder)

15 - Promising Young Woman (VOD)

15 - Incision (VOD)

15 - The Empty Man (VOD)

15 - Servant, Season 2 (Apple TV+)

15 - Don't Tell a Soul (VOD)

19 - Bloody Hell (VOD)

19 - The Village in the Woods (VOD)

19 - Ten Minutes to Midnight (VOD)

19 - The Wolf House (Shudder)

19 - Clapboard Jungle (Documentary, VOD)

19 - La Casa (VOD)

21 - The Walking Dead: World Beyond (Series, Shudder)

22 - Psycho Goreman (VOD)

25 - Snowpiercer, Season 2 (Series, TNT)

28 - The Queen of Black Magic (Shudder)

29 - The Night (VOD)

29 - Saint Maud (Theaters)

29 - The Fall of the House of Usher (Boston Lyric Opera's film version of Philip Glass opera)

FEBRUARY 2021

2 - 4x4 (VOD)

2 - The Funeral Home (VOD)

4 - A Nightmare Wakes (Shudder)

5 - The Reckoning (VOD)

5 - Reunion (VOD)

5 - A Glitch in the Matrix (Documentary, VOD)

5 - Bliss (Amazon Prime)

9 - Sator (VOD)

9 - Sacrifice (VOD)

10 - Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel (Docuseries, Netflix)

11 - Clarice (Series, CBS)

12 - Are You Afraid of the Dark: Curse of the Shadows (Series, Nickelodeon)

12 - Fear the Rain (VOD)

12 - Saint Maud (Epix)

12 - Tentacles (Hulu)

12 - Paradise Cove (VOD)

12 - Willy's Wonderland (VOD)

18 - Shook (Shudder)

19 - Tell Me Your Secrets (Series, Amazon Prime)

19 - The Sinners (VOD)

19 - Blithe Spirit (VOD)

19 - Paranormal Prison (VOD)