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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Scary but very entertaining movie based on classic books.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Bird Box Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent sci-fi thriller has chaos, gory deaths, swearing.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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A Quiet Place Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Gripping monster movie has lots of tension, some blood.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Shape of Water Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Compassionate monster movie/love story has mature content.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Bright Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Tons of language, violence in fantasy/cop-movie mashup.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Annabelle: Creation Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Gory scenes, lots of scares in skillfully made sequel.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Ouija: Origin of Evil Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Horror prequel surprisingly good, despite odd, dark moments.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Lights Out Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Exceptionally simple, smart, scary monster movie.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Conjuring 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Well-made, thoughtful sequel is VERY scary.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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10 Cloverfield Lane Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Sci-fi thriller mixes violence, locked-room tension.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Krampus Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Christmas horror comedy is dark but has genuine good cheer.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Crimson Peak Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Lots of blood, ghosts in highly stylized gothic chiller.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Warm Bodies Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Despite violence, book-based zombie romance is OK for teens.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Final Twilight focuses on Edward and Bella's legacy.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Woman in Black Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Macabre ghost story is slow but creepy enough for teens.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Shining Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Kubrick's suspenseful horror classic is violent and dark.
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(Release Year: 1980)
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Ghost Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
'90s classic has violence, cursing, sexual references.
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(Release Year: 1990)
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The Lost Boys Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Scary '80s vampire film mixes gore with campy humor.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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