Movies Like The Invisible Man
Leigh Whannell has managed to bring back a classic monster in an incredibly chilling fashion. There is no shortage of tense moments in the film. It may just change the course of what a good sci-fi horror movie is meant to be like. The original Invisible Man movies are great in their own right. However, with the modern twist this movie has added, it makes it all the better. Being fans of movies that keep our hearts pounding and have little beads of sweat forming on our forehead, this movie delivered that in the most satisfying way possible.
If you are here, then you must be on the hunt for movies like The Invisible Man. You must want movies that give you that same intense thrill. Thankfully, there is a good selection of movies that match The Invisible Man’s intensity. However, we will say that not all of these are sci-fi horror films. But all of these films deliver the same level of fear that The Invisible Man does. There’s no doubt in our mind that if you enjoyed that film you’ll love all the movies listed here. Now, get ready for your heart to beat out of your chest as you decide which movie you want to give you a small heart attack next!
1. Don’t Breathe
Starting off our list of movies like The Invisible Man we have one hell of a thriller. This movie will have your heart pounding out of your chest. Not only that but some of the things that happen in this movie will have you baffled at how f*cked up it is! All this combined makes it one hell of a movie.
Don’t Breathe Movie Description
Rocky (Jane Levy), Alex (Dylan Minnette) and Money (Daniel Zovatto), three teenage thieves get their thrills from breaking and entering homes to make some quick cash. They have run into no problems so far and are getting ready for their next heist. Money has received information about a blind veteran who recently won a large cash settlement. Due to his disability, the three teens believe he will be an easy target.
They make their plan and break into the house soon after. Not long after breaking in, they realize they have made a deadly mistake. The man manages to trap them inside the house and begins hunting them one by one. As they continue to fight for their lives they make a disturbing discovery about their victim.
This should be in any list of movies like The Invisible Man. This is kind of the opposite, instead of not being able to see the person, this woman can’t hear him! It works incredibly as well.
Hush Movie Description
Maddie (Kate Siegel) a deaf writer has decided to move into a small house in the woods to live a life in solitude. However, her peaceful life quickly takes a dark and deadly turn when a masked killer shows up at her window. Now, she must find a way to survive in her silent world. As far as she knows the killer could be right behind her and she would never hear him.
3. You’re Next
If you don’t like an obnoxious amount of blood then you may want to steer clear from this one! However, if you don’t mind then you’ll absolutely love it! A dinner meant to mend relationships turns into a bloodbath! It doesn’t get much better than that.
You’re Next Movie Description
The Davisons, a wealthy family, don’t have the best history together. Everyone is quite estranged from one another. In an attempt to fix the broken family Aubrey (Barbara Crampton) and Paul (Rob Moran) Davison, decide to invite all their children and their significant others to celebrate their wedding anniversary. As expected the get together doesn’t start off very well. But when a killer with a crossbow and animal mask strikes, the family must band together if they want any chance of surviving the night.
4. 10 Cloverfield Lane
Another Incredible thriller you have to watch is 10 Cloverfield Lane. Out of all the Cloverfield films, this is the one that belongs on a list of movies like The Invisible Man. It isn’t really a terrifying movie but due to the suspense it has, it will have your heart beating like you just got done with the hardest workout of your life!
10 Cloverfield Lane Movie Description
Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) wakes up disoriented in a bunker with two men she has never met before. Howard (John Goodman) the owner of the bunker, tells her he saved her after a car wreck and that there has been a chemical attack that has left the outer world unbreathable. Though the home is comforting, Michelle can’t help but think this is all a lie due to Howards manipulating and controlling nature. When she plans her escape and takes things into her own hands, Michelle finds out the truth about the outside world.
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5. The Shining
Obviously we had to add The Shining onto this list as it is one of the best psychological thrillers ever created! There aren’t many movies better this classic horror right here. If for some odd reason you haven’t seen this one drop what you’re doing and watch it now.
The Shining Movie Description
Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) a writer who suffers from writer’s block, attempts something new to try and get past this lull he’s having. During the winter he takes a position as the caretaker for the Overlook Hotel in Colorado. His wife Wendy (Shelley Duvall), and his son, Danny (Danny Lloyd) accompany him for this retreat. However, Jack’s writing continues to go nowhere in this isolated hotel. As more time goes by, Jack begins to lose his mind and eventually turns into a homicidal maniac whose only goal is to terrorize his family.
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6. It Follows
Here’s another movie that belongs on any list of movies like The Invisible Man. This is a bit different in the sense that you can see what is haunting you. But what makes it unique is that it can take the form of a person you know or a complete stranger. Leaving you unable to trust anyone!
It Follows Movie Description
Jay (Maika Monroe) has decided to sleep with her boyfriend Hugh (Jake Weary) for the very first time. However, this sex may just end up her death. After sleeping with her Hugh tells her that he has passed on a curse that transfers through sexual intercourse. Jay learns that Death, will take the form of her friends or complete strangers as it creeps its way toward her trying to take her life. At first, her friends don’t believe her. That is until they see it as well. Together they try and help Jay run from it and try to make a plan to defeat it.
7. The Babadook
To wrap up our list of movies like The Invisible Man we have the scariest film on this list. The Babadook is on another level of scary. All we can say is don’t think it, don’t say it, don’t think it, don’t say it!
The Babadook Movie Description
A single mother hasn’t managed to move past the violent death her husband has suffered. She spends her days trying to comfort her son from his fears of monsters that he believes live in the house. However, she discovers that her son’s fears may just be a reality when she comes across something sinister that lives among them.