What’s In Store For 2012?

2011, as we all know, hasn’t exactly been a milestone year for the Horror genre.

Now as this year draws to an end it’s time to look towards what we’ll be offered next year, so here is a list of some upcoming Horror films in 2012. If you want more information on any film just click on the name of the film:

  • The Cabin In The Woods – Five friends go to a remote cabin in the woods, and very bad things happen all around them.
  • The Lords Of Salem Residents of Salem, Massachusetts are visited by a 300-year-old coven of witches. 
  • Gingerclown 3D In the old park, hidden in the darkness, are frightening and somewhat eccentric monsters who love to torture innocent human beings while intensively annoying each other.
  • The Divide Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.
  • Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters – 15 years after their traumatic gingerbread-house incident, siblings Hansel and Gretel have become a formidable team of bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world.
  • Frankenstein’s Army Toward the end of World War II, Russian soldiers pushing into eastern Germany stumble across a secret Nazi lab, one that has unearthed and begun experimenting with the journal of one Dr. Victor Frankenstein. The scientists have used the legendary Frankenstein’s work to assemble an army of supersoldiers stitched together from the body parts of their fallen comrades – a desperate Hitler’s last ghastly ploy to escape defeat.
  • Gone When her sister disappears, Jill is convinced the serial killer who kidnapped her two years ago has returned, and she sets out to once again face her abductor.
  • The Woman In Black A young lawyer travels to a remote village where he discovers the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman is terrorizing the locals.
  • Piranha 3DD – After the events at Lake Victoria, the pre-historic school of blood-thirsty piranhas make their way into a newly opened waterpark.
  • The Reverend An alcoholic Uncle tries desperately to put aside his bitter family arguments before it is too late.
  • Prometheus – A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
  • The Grey – In Alaska, an oil drilling team struggle to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wild. Hunting the humans are a pack of wolves who see them as intruders.
  • The Raven – A fictionalized account of the last days of Edgar Allan Poe’s life, in which the poet pursues a serial killer whose murders mirror those in the writer’s stories.
  • Halloween 3D – Halloween 3D picks up right where Zombie’s left and Laurie is taken to a mental hospital due to everything that H:2
  • The Innkeepers During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel’s haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
  • World War Z – A UN representative, writing a report on the great zombie war, interviews survivors in the wake of World War Z.
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D A young woman travels to Texas to collect an inheritance; little does she know that an encounter with a chainsaw-yielding killer is part of the reward.
  • The Wicker Tree – Two evangelists from Texas who visit Scotland to spread the gospel. They encounter a local man practicing ancient magic with sinister motives.
  • Silent House Trapped inside her family’s lakeside retreat, a young woman descends into madness.
  • [REC]³ Génesis – The infection has left the building. In a clever twist that draws together the plots of the first two movies, this third part of the saga also works as a decoder to uncover information hidden in the first two films and leaves the door open for the final installment, the future ‘[REC] 4 Apocalypse.’
  • 7500 Passengers aboard a flight across the Pacific Ocean encounter a supernatural force.
  • Dark Moon A black-ops mission to the moon has unintended and disturbing consequences.
  • Silent Hill: Revelation 3D Heather Mason and her father have been on the run, always one step ahead of dangerous forces that she doesn’t fully understand, Now on the eve of her 18th birthday, plagued by horrific nightmares and the disappearance of her father, Heather discovers she’s not who she thinks she is. The revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her forever.
  • The Possession – A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl’s father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.
  • Warm Bodies After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
  • The Apparition – A couple are haunted by a supernatural presence that is unleashed during a college experiment.
  • Sinister – Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
  • Underworld: Awakening – When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind.
  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – President Lincoln’s mother is killed by a supernatural creature, which fuels his passion to crush vampires and their slave-owning helpers.
  • Beneath The Darkness – After watching their best friend get murdered, a group of teens struggle to expose a local hero as the vicious killer and keep from becoming his next victims.
  • Resident Evil: Retribution – Alice fights alongside a resistance movement in the continuing battle against the Umbrella Corporation and the undead.
  • The House At The End Of The Street – A mother and daughter move to a new town and find themselves living next door to a house where a young girl murdered her parents. When the daughter befriends the surviving son, she learns the story is far from over.
  • Six Degrees Of Hell – Six individuals are caught up in a supernatural perfect storm, as an evil lays claim to one of them while threatening to tear apart the soul of a small Pennsylvania town.
  • Dark Shadows – A gothic-horror tale centering on the life of vampire Barnabas Collins and his run-ins with various monsters, witches, werewolves and ghosts. Based on the cult TV series.
  • The Devil Inside – In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
  • Night Of The Living Dead: Resurrection – In 2012,the deceased have risen from their graves with only one instinct-to feed on the living. As the cities are over run and civilization crumbles, a family take refuge from the undead army in an isolated farmhouse in West Wales.
  • Djinn – An Emirati couple return home from a trip and discover that their new apartment has been built on a site that is home to some malevolent beings.
  • Growl A travelling underground fight club called ‘The Brawlers’ arrive at a derelict ghost town tucked away in the Colorado Rockies. They meet the town’s only residents, the Maxilla family who want to buy on to the fight card. But the Maxilla family’s true intentions for the Brawler crew is soon revealed in teethand claws. Some will be hunted, some will be feed, and some will become part of the family…whether they like it or not.
  • Dracula Year Zero – Dracula Year Zero explores the origin of Dracula, weaving vampire mythology with the true history of Prince Vlad the Impaler. It seeks to depict Dracula as a flawed hero in a tragic love story set in a dark age of magic and war.
  • The Collection Arkin escapes with his life from the vicious grips of “The Collector” during an entrapment party where he adds beautiful Elena to his “Collection.” Instead of recovering from the trauma, Arkin is suddenly abducted from the hospital by mercenaries hired by Elena’s wealthy father. Arkin is blackmailed to team up with the mercenaries and track down The Collector’s booby trapped warehouse and save Elena.
  • Playback – A man in a box will commit evil to clear his family of their financial debt.
So there we have it, there will no doubt be more to be released but this is as much as I could find. There are a few I’m looking forward to watching, but it doesn’t seem like 2012 is going to better 2011… So far. Who knows until we actually get to see them. Which films are you most looking forward to in 2012?

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