List of horror movies starting with O

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Horror movies O
Here’s a list of horror movies starting with the letter O.

Some of my favorite supernatural horror movies are in bold type. In my recent edits I have begun to include other horror titles, such as documentaries about the horror genre, series of horror shows on TV/cable/Netflix/Amazon, horror anime, and other items that directly relate to the horror genre. The movie links lead to the given Amazon page; the IMDb links lead to the movie’s IMDb page.

Film title (Year), IMDb link & rating, SH:Our rating, other info

  1. O. Unilateralis (2016) IMDb:76 SH: Director: Bruce H. Bosley, Michelle Nessk
  2. The Objective, 2008 supernatural horror film

  3. The Objective (2008) IMDb:56 SH:60 Director: Daniel Myrick Plot: A military special operations team, led by a CIA case officer, are on a mission in the harsh and hostile terrain of Afghanistan where they find themselves in a Middle Eastern “Bermuda Triangle” of ancient evil.
  4. The Oblong Box (1969) IMDb:61 SH:50 Director: Gordon Hessler Star: Vincent Price, Alister Williamson, Christopher Lee Plot: Aristocrat Julian Markham keeps his disfigured brother, Sir Edward, locked in a tower of his house. Sir Edward occasionally escapes and causes havoc around the town.
    The Oblong Box (1969), classic 60s horror with Vincent Price
  5. Observance (2015) IMDb:47 SH: (Australia) Director: Joseph Sims-Dennett Plot: In the grip of grief following the death of his young son, his marriage on the rocks and nearing bankruptcy, Parker reluctantly returns to work as a private investigator. Embarking on an unusual assignment to observe a woman from an abandoned apartment, Parker witnesses bizarre happenings surrounding her, unaware that the derelict building that he surveys her from has birthed a dark presence which slowly threatens to consume him.
  6. Occhi aka Con gli occhi dell’assassino (2010) IMDb:74 SH: (Spain) Director: Lorenzo Bianchini
  7. Occult (2009) IMDb:66 SH: (Japan) Director: Kôji Shiraishi Plot: Koji Shiraishi is interested in strange indiscriminate murder at a sightseeing resort. He goes behind the camera to investigate the circumstances surrounding strange occurrences and interview the survivors.
  8. The Occupants (2014), modern haunted house movie

  9. The Occupant (1984) IMDb:58 SH: Director: Ronny Yu
  10. The Occupants (2014) IMDb:37 SH: Theme: Haunted house Plot: Lucy has a new husband, a new home and a new baby, but old ghosts won’t let her be. She tries to help the tortured souls break free of their torment and move on, but soon finds these ghosts don’t want her help.
  11. Occupants (2015) IMDb:79 SH: Director: Russ Emanuel Star: Robert Picardo, Briana White, Michael Pugliese Plot: A documentarian named Annie has roped her husband into a project that involves setting up cameras throughout their house. Complications arise when the cameras start showing that same couple in an alternate universe.
  12. Oculus (2013)Oculus (2013),supernatural horror from Mike Flanagan IMDb:65 SH:70 Director: Mike Flanagan Plot: Ten years ago, tragedy struck the Russell family, leaving the lives of teenage siblings Tim and Kaylie forever changed when Tim was convicted of the brutal murder of their parents. Now in his 20s, Tim is newly released from protective custody and only wants to move on with his life; but Kaylie, still haunted by that fateful night, is convinced her parents’ deaths were caused by something else altogether: a malevolent supernatural force — unleashed through the Lasser Glass, an antique mirror in their childhood home. Determined to prove Tim’s innocence, Kaylie tracks down the mirror, only to learn similar deaths have befallen previous owners over the past century. With the mysterious entity now back in their hands, Tim and Kaylie soon find their hold on reality shattered by terrifying hallucinations, and realize, too late, that their childhood nightmare is beginning again. (Another excellent supernatural creepfest from director Mike Flanagan – one to watch.)
  13. Odd Thomas (2013) IMDb:69 SH:50 Director: Stephen Sommers
  14. The Off Season (2004) IMDb:20 SH:50 Director: James Felix McKenney Plot: A couple stay in a dingy motel in Maine to try and escape their hectic lives, but are haunted by spirits of previously murdered guests.(This supernatural horror movie got terrible reviews but I found it to creepy end enjoyable.)
  15. The Offering aka The Faith of Anna Waters (2016) IMDb:40 SH: Plot: When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths linked to her sister’s and must join forces with her sister’s husband in order to defeat a demonic entity that is using new technology to complete an ancient mission.
  16. Office you gui (2002) IMDb:59 SH: Director: Marco Mak
  17. The Official Bell Witch Video
  18. Offspring (2009) IMDb:48 SH: Theme: Cannibal Director: Andrew van den Houten Plot: A clan of cannibalistic inbred savages which plague the Northeast coastline since 1858, is after an unsuspected family and their innocent baby girl. THEY HUNT IN PACKS, THEY FEED ON FLESH. Back with a vengeance and an insatiable appetite for human flesh…THEIR TIME HAS COME AGAIN. Based on the acclaimed novel and adapted for the screen by best-selling author Jack Ketchum, Offspring follows the survivors of a brutal flesh-eating clan that has resurfaced in the once sleepy town of Dead River, Maine. The locals are in for a rude awakening when they realize it’s the same pack that the sheriff thought he’d killed off a decade ago. Just when they thought the nightmare was over, they’re about to discover that the fight for their lives has only just begun.
  19. The Oily Maniac (1976) IMDb:55 SH: Director: Meng Hua Ho
  20. The Old Dark House (1932) IMDb:72 SH: Plot: From the director of Frankenstein, a group of stranded travelers stumble upon a strange old house, and find themselves at the mercy of the highly eccentric, and potentially dangerous, Femm family. This well-performed, atmospheric thriller features the first starring horror role for Boris Karloff, as the hulking, disfigured butler. Based on the 1927 novel Benighted by J. B. Priestley in which five travelers seeking shelter from a storm have a terrifying night after stumbling upon the Femm family estate.
  21. Oldboy (2003) IMDb:84 SH:70 (South Korea)
    Plot: After being kidnapped and imprisoned for fifteen years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in five days. Oh Dae-su is an ordinary Seoul businessman with a wife and little daughter who, after a drunken night on the town, is abducted and locked up in a strange, private “prison.” No one will tell him why he’s there and who his jailer is. Over time his fury builds to a single-minded focus of revenge. 15 years later, he is unexpectedly freed, given a new suit, a cell-phone and 5 days to discover the mysterious enemy who had him imprisoned.
  22. The Omen (1976) IMDb:76 SH:80 Director: Richard Donner Star: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens Plot: Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil’s own son? Robert and Katherine Thorn seem to have it all. They are happily married and he is the US Ambassador to Great Britain, but they want nothing more than to have children. When Katharine has a stillborn child, Robert is approached by a priest at the hospital who suggests that they take a healthy newborn whose mother has just died in childbirth. Without telling his wife he agrees. After relocating to London, strange events – and the ominous warnings of a priest – lead him to believe that the child he took from that Italian hospital is evil incarnate.
  23. Omen (2003) IMDb:46 SH: (Thailand) Director: Thammarak Kamuttmanoch Plot: A seemingly ordinary day ends up changing the lives of three youngsters: Beem, Dan, and Big, who work in a magazine art department. Ending this particular day with a quarrel, each storms home in anger and encounters an unexplainable event. Dan becomes haunted with the image of an old woman standing in front of him. Big feels the wind stronger than ever before while he driving, and a boy selling garlands suddenly pops up in the side mirror, an omen of something…but what? Beem meets a girl- Oam- who appears normal but becomes overly familiar with him so quickly that it seems strange. It soon becomes apparent that one of the trio is destined to die- but who? Can the other two help prevent their friend’s death? And what is the connection between the old woman, the garland seller and Oam?
  24. The Omen (2006) IMDb:55 SH:50 Director: John Moore Star: Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick Plot: An American official realizes that his young son may literally be the Devil incarnate. (This remake pales in comparison to the creepy original from 1976.)
  25. Omen 2 aka Damien: Omen II (1978) IMDb:63 SH:65 Director: Don Taylor Star: William Holden, Lee Grant, Jonathan Scott-Taylor Plot: Damien the Antichrist, now thirteen years old, finally learns of his destiny under the guidance of an unholy disciple of Satan. Meanwhile dark forces begin to eliminate all those who suspect the child’s true identity. Since the sudden and highly-suspicious death of his parents, 12 year-old Damien has been in the charge of his billionaire uncle Richard Thorne (William Holden) Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of his uncle’s multi-national food conglomerate- and the world. Meanwhile, anyone attempting to unravel the secrets of Damien’s sinister past or fiendish future meets with a swift and cruel demise.
  26. Omen 3 aka The Final Conflict (1981) IMDb:56 SH:60 Director: Graham Baker Star: Sam Neill, Rossano Brazzi, Don Gordon Plot: The now adult Antichrist plots to eliminate his future divine opponent while a cabal of monks plot to stop him. Having come into his full knowledge and power, the Antichrist aka Damien Thorne prepares to strike his final blow. The Christ-child has been born again on the Angel Isle, Great Britain (Scotland/ England/ Wales). The plan is simple: to kill the Christ child and allow the Antichrist to prevail.
  27. Omen IV: The Awakening (1991) IMDb:39 SH:40 Director: Jorge Montesi, Dominique Othenin-Girard Plot: Damien Thorn is dead, but his prophecy is reborn in a mysterious girl named Delia, who is adopted by two attorneys, Gene & Karen York. When Karen realizes her baby was born under suspicious circumstances, she hires a private investigator to find Delia’s real parents. A series of bizarre accidents occur, and Karen begins to suspect everyone of conspiring against her as she unravels the truth about her baby.
  28. The Omen Legacy (2001) IMDb:71 Horror documentary Plot: The true stories that spawned the eerie tale of Damien, a small boy with an angelic face, whose very name still conjures up thoughts of Satan. This documentary shares spine-tingling information about the the all-too-memorable flick that has terrorized film audiences since 1976.
  29. Omnivores (2013) IMDb:57 SH: (Spain) Theme: Cannibalism Director: Óscar Rojo Plot: A restaurant critic writing about secret supper clubs gets the chance to join an elitist society of cannibals.
  30. One Dark Night (1982) IMDb:58 SH:60 Director: Thomas McLoughlin
    Plot: A strange man named Karl Rhamarevich dies shortly after discovering a way to become even more powerful in death through telekinesis. On the night of his burial in a crypt, Julie is to spend the night there as part of an initiation rite, supervised by two other girls. The crypt becomes a scene of horror as Raymar returns to life and deploys his horrifying telekinetic powers, with coffins sliding out and splintering open to release decaying bodies on Raymar’s command. The bodies soon begin to menace the three girls trapped inside.
    Synopsis 2: A World famous psychic is found dead along with several victims of his bizarre experiments. One the same day his body is interred in a mausoleum, high-schooler Julie Wells (Meg Tilly, Psycho 2, The Big Chill, Body Snatchers) agrees to spend the night there all alone – as part of a hazing to join the clique, The Sisters (Robin Evans, E.G. Daily, Leslie Speights). Later that night, the sisters secretly return to torment Julie in an attempt to scare her out of her mind. But the girls are not alone. The psychic s experiments continue even after death – on his own body and on the dozen resident corpses in various stages of decay. Soon they’re exhumed and looking for fresh bodies. One Dark Night haunts audiences’ psyches with its claustrophobic setting, moody cinematography, foreboding score and ultra-realistic makeup effects. Tom McLoughlin (Date with an Angel, Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI) directed this terrifying chiller which co-stars the late great Adam West (Batman, Family Guy).
    (A fun 80s horror flick!)
  31. One Hour Photo (2002)
  32. One Missed Call (2003) IMDb:62 SH:60 (Japan) Director: Takashi Miike
  33. One Missed Call (2008) IMDb:40 SH:50 Director: Eric Valette
  34. One Missed Call 2 (2005) IMDb:54 SH:50 (Japan) Director: Renpei Tsukamoto
  35. One Missed Call Final (2006) IMDb:51 SH: (Japan) Director: Manabu Asô
  36. One of Them (2003)
  37. One of Us (2017) IMDb:44 SH:50 Director: Blake Reigle
  38. One Point O aka Paranoia: 1.0 (2004) IMDb:61 Plot: After receiving mysterious empty packages inside his apartment, a young computer-programmer begins a personal investigation into their origins.
  39. Oneechanbara: The Movie (2008) IMDb:48 SH: Director: Yôhei Fukuda
  40. Onibaba (1964) IMDb:80 SH: Director: Kaneto Shindô
  41. Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) IMDb:73 SH:60 Theme: Vampire Director: Jim Jarmusch
  42. Ooru naito rongu (1992) IMDb:60 SH: Director: Katsuya Matsumura
  43. Ooru naito rongu: Sanji (1995) IMDb:60 SH: Director: Katsuya Matsumura
  44. Open Grave (2013) IMDb:63 SH: Director: Gonzalo López-Gallego
  45. Open Graves (2009) IMDb:42 SH:40 Director: Ãlvaro de Armiñán
  46. Open Water
  47. Open Water 2
  48. Open Your Eyes (1997)
  49. Opera (1987) IMDb:71 SH: Director: Dario Argento
  50. The Order (2003)
  51. Organ (1996)
  52. Orphan (2009) IMDb:70 SH:80 Director: Jaume Collet-Serra
  53. The Orphanage aka El Orfanato (2007)
  54. The Other (1972) IMDb:60
  55. The Other Side
  56. The Other Side of the Door (2016) IMDb:53 SH:50 Director: Johannes Roberts
  57. The Others (2001) IMDb:76 SH:90 Director: Alejandro Amenábar
  58. Otis (2008)
  59. Otoshimono (2006) IMDb:50 SH: Director: Takeshi Furusawa
  60. Otra vuelta de tuerca (1985) IMDb:64 SH: Director: Eloy de la Iglesia
  61. Ouija (2010) IMDb:53 SH: Director: Marcelo Galvão
  62. Ouija (2012) IMDb:56 SH: Director: John Berardo
  63. Ouija (2014) IMDb:45 SH: Director: Stiles White
  64. Ouija Board aka Bunshinsaba (2004) IMDb:58 SH:50 Director: Byeong-ki Ahn
  65. Ouija Summoning aka You Will Kill (2015) IMDb:31
  66. Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) IMDb:61 SH:60 Director: Mike Flanagan
  67. Out of the Dark (1995) IMDb:70 SH: Director: Jeffrey Lau
  68. Out of the Dark (2014) IMDb:47 SH:50 Director: Lluís Quílez
  69. Outcast (2010) IMDb:54 SH:60 (UK/Ireland) Fantastic Films Director: Colm McCarthy
  70. The Outer Limits (1963-1965) TV Series IMDb:85 Fantasy,horror,scifi Plot: An anthology series of insightful science fiction tales.
  71. The Outer Limits (1995–2002) TV Series http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112111/ IMDb:78 Fantasy,horror,scifi Plot: A modern revival of the classic science fiction horror anthology show The Outer Limits (1963). Episodes often have twist-endings and involve aliens. Sometimes, a story from one episode continues in a later episode.
  72. The Outing aka The Lamp (1987) IMDb:52 SH:40 Director: Tom Daley
  73. Outpost (2008) IMDb:59 SH:60 Director: Steve Barker
  74. Outpost: Black Sun (2012) IMDb:50 SH: Director: Steve Barker
  75. Outpost: Rise of the Spetsnaz (2013) IMDb:51 SH: Director: Kieran Parker
  76. Over Your Dead Body (2014) IMDb:62 SH: Director: Takashi Miike