The Official Top 25 Horror Films of 2021

To be updated monthly. It's ranked by average Letterboxd member rating.

Eligibility rules:
• Feature-length narrative films included only.
• Shorts, documentaries, and TV are excluded.
• Films must have their festival premiere in 2021 or their first national release in any country in 2021.
• Films must have the horror genre tag on TMDb and Letterboxd.
• There is a 1,000 minimum view threshold.

Curated by Letterboxd West Coast Editor Jack Moulton. See also the top 50 of the year so far and the official mid-way top 25 of 2021.

  • Last Night in Soho

    1

  • A Quiet Place Part II

    2

  • Titane

    3

  • The Night House

    4

  • Fear Street: 1666

    5

  • The Amusement Park

    6

  • Kill It and Leave This Town

    7

  • Fear Street: 1978

    8

  • Coming Home in the Dark

    9

  • Candyman

    10

  • My Heart Can't Beat Unless You Tell It To

    11

  • We're All Going to the World's Fair

    12

  • Censor

    13

  • A Common Crime

    14

  • The Nowhere Inn

    15

  • Werewolves Within

    16

  • I Blame Society

    17

  • Caveat

    18

  • Teddy

    19

  • Malignant

    20

  • Boys from County Hell

    21

  • Violation

    22

  • Fear Street: 1994

    23

  • Till Death

    24

  • Jakob's Wife

    25