Horror is a very prominent genre of any film Industry. Horror films tend to attract people of all age and gender. Ghosts may or may not exist but nobody would want to miss watching Horror movies
Shock is a Horror film directed by ‘
Thiagarajan’ and acted by
Meena Durairaj and
Prashanth Thyagarajan. The movie is about a couple who buy an apartment and live happily until Malini (Meena) learns about the horrifying past of the house. Manju, who was the previous tenant was tortured by her next door resident and she was forced into sleeping with him. Manju had a son who witnessed all this and Ajay, the neighbor instructed the watchmen to kill the child. Malini gets much attached to the story and this affects Vasanth (Prashanth). Malini starts behaving weird with him and after inviting an exorcist he figure outs that Malini is possessed by Manju who is waiting to take revenge on Ajay. The film is a complete chill up the spine.
Muni is a film directed and acted by
Raghava Lawrence. It is a revenge based Horror movie. Muni is the ghost that resides in the body of Raghava who is a young man that fears ghost. Muni (‘
Rajkiran’) gets cheated by an MLA and is killed by him for fighting with the MLA about not giving the land for the slum. Raghava after taking up Muni in his body kills the MLA for killing his daughter and him and also for cheating the people. The cinema is horrifying
Yaavarum Nalam: -
Yaavarum Nalam is a remake of the English movie “
13 B”. The film is Horror/Thriller genre. Its story is about how a Supernatural TV serial that a family living in a house see and start experiencing the same kind of happenings. ‘
R Madhavan’ (Manohar) starts investigating the issue and figures out that the family in 13B were killed in 1977. The family who lived in 13 B was of a TV anchor’s named Chitra. The entire movie is based on the serial and Manohar also meets his death like how the man in the serial does.
Though the name surprises all of us, it is a movie that almost gave the viewers Goosebumps. Pizza is a motion picture directed by
Karthik Subbaraj. It’s about Michael (
Vijay Sethupathi) who is a Pizza delivery boy and lives with Anu, his girlfriend. Anu is a novelist on Horror related stories. Michael does not believe in any supernatural occurrence and Anu keeps telling him that he will surely feel it one day. Her words come true when his owner’s daughter is possessed. The movie is a unique attempt.
Darling is a Horror/Romantic movie. A couple visits a Guest house for being intimate after marriage and starts filming everything. Shruthi gets raped by five other men who see the couple and kills her husband and this is the Horror behind the house. Kathir ('
G V Prakash Kumar'), Nisha ('Nikki Galrani') and Kumaran (
Bala Saravanan) are three friends who plan to commit suicide for various reasons. They come together and plan a weekend at a guest house and enjoy everything and then die. They start their plan and everything goes fine until Nisha starts acting weird. Nisha is secretly in love with Kathir, and Kumaran and Nisha makes up this plan in order to get Kathir fall in love with Nisha. Shruthi’s spirit gets into Nisha’s body after which Kathir gets scared. Nisha and Kathir fall in love and when he gets closer to Nisha she becomes a spirit and Kathir gets scared. Kathir then decides to call an exorcist and that’s when Shruthi reveals her story saying Men always cheat on women and I won’t let any girl go through what I went through and they sort things out and Shruthi leaves Nisha’s body.
Yaamirukka Bayamey: -
Yaamiruka Bayame is a Tamil cinema that was directed by Deekay. It is a more modern kind of Horror film. Kiran (
Krishna Kulasekaran) is the actor and its storyline is on how a Don and his son gets cheated by his product and Kiran figures out that his father owned a bungalow back in the days. Kiran takes hold of the Bungalow and starts experiencing Supernatural occurrences. He comes to a conclusion that the house is haunted and figures out that all the residents who stayed here have died. The ghost, haunting the house is Mohini. The Ghost starts attacking Kiran and his friend and warns them that they will be killed soon. The don and his son along with some thugs bang the door and conquer the bungalow as a price for Kiran cheating them. He warns them about the Ghost but they ignore him. She kills them and they see the Spirits of the father and his son while leaving the Bungalow.
Demonte Colony: -
A film that makes everybody want to scream with fear, make sure you are not watching it alone. Demonte colony is a place in Chennai where there is a cooked up story about it being Haunted. The name comes from French. The movie is about a group of youngsters who plan to pay a visit to the colony as a recreation after going to a fortune teller and giving them their names to have him tell about their astrology. They visit on knowing the Legend behind the place that is Demonte is a French captain who visited India and built the colony for his wife and gifted it to her with an expensive neckpiece. His wife gets insane after being raped by some labours. He, with rage burns the entire colony with him and her along with the Indian labourers. These friends go to the spot to abduct this jewelry. The rest of the film is about how Demonte comes after these guys and haunts them to death.
8. 'Sowkarpettai': -
Sowkarpettai is a movie that was released in 2016 by the director 'Vadivudaiyan'. It’s a revenge based Horror film. Shakthi (‘
Raai Laxmi) are lovers in their youth. The couple get killed by a thug Gothra Singh (‘
Suman’). They take revenge on him by returning back as ghosts and haunt him.
9. ‘Maya’: -
Maya is a very thrilling cinema acted by ‘Nayantara’, who is a single mother and wants to seek a job to support her baby. It was directed by
Ashwin Saravanan. Mayuri (Nayantara) experiences supernatural events happening to her after watching a movie named Maya which in a way starts to resemble her life.
10. ‘Bommai’: -
Bommai is a Tamil dubbed movie where a Young girl picks up a doll from a place unaware of the evil that embodies in the doll. The spirit enters the child’s body and creates fights and deaths in the family. The movie then refers to how they battle the evil out of the child.