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31 Short Horror Films To Watch Before November 1st

Sometimes a kid with a smartphone can do films scarier than Wes Craven if you give them a chance.

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1. The Smiling Man

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A little girl home alone finds herself face-to-face with pure evil.

2. The Rake

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A Short film based on the popular Creepypasta The Rake.

3. The Expressionless

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A woman visits a hospital...or is it even a human woman?

4. Skypemare

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Alison (Cerina Vincent) is left home alone on Halloween night, but while chatting with her best friend Jenna (Annika Marks) over Skype, something terrifying happens to Jenna, leaving Alison helpless on the other side of the computer screen, watching in horror.

5. The Grinning Man

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INSPIRED BY TRUE EVENTS. While house sitting his aunt's house, Karl Ardo gets a strange phone call in the middle of the night from an entity calling himself Indrid Cold - also known as The Grinning Man. As Karl goes to confront the stranger at the front door, he is about to experience something terrifying and unimaginable.

6. Dollface

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What happens when someone who isn't a human, but a toy?

Welcome to the Circus

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On a stormy night while babysitting her nephew Andrew, Aunt Brandy finds herself stalked by a clown who's straight out of her nephew's toy Jack in the Box. The circus has come to town...

7. Apartment 41

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A women moves to her new apartment and starts to experience paranormal activities but some truth is waiting at the end.

8. Downstairs

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A foolhardy security guard has the night from Hell, when his curiosity sends him investigating what goes on... Downstairs...

9. 3:00 AM

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Short horror about a woman being terrorised by a disturbing nightly telephone call

10. Lick

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Katie arrives to an old house along with her dog, Blitz. It seems to be quiet and normal. At nights things would seem different... Every night when she went to bed, the dog would lick her hand to let her know that he was there to protect her.

Based on the Urban Legend

11. Sleep Tight

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Something is lurking in the dark, Laura has seen it once already when she turned out the light. Will it return or is Laura's safety at risk?

12. She's Not Gone

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This is based off of a short story (She found her way into my home) the director found on Reddit.

13. White With Red

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A man checks into a hotel and is curious about the room through the keyhole

14. Ouija

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Ouiji is a story of a writer who is executing research on a Ouija board she acquired at a goodwill store. The Ouija board is actually ancient and has a dark past. Oriel will soon discover an unexpected mystery.

15. Down the Hall

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Ever heard strange noises coming from the down the hall when you're up late at night? Usually it's nothing, but what if those noises turn out to be your worst nightmare...

16. Dinner For Two

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Director description: "The short was "Insidious" inspired with the music from the soundtrack by Joseph Bishara."

17. Live Alone

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Monophobia. An abnormal fear of being alone.

Aimee Stills, a social media photographer, moves into her own apartment and experiences the psychological horrors of monophobia: the fear of being alone. As time goes on, she begins to doubt that she really is alone in her new home. Is someone stalking her, or is it all in her head?

18. CARE

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Confused and solitary, an elderly woman sits in a remote, abandoned care home. Haunted by memories, will she discover why she is there and is she really alone?

19. The Attic

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Nothing good can happen in an attic..

20. CANDY

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Some forget the meaning of TRICK or treat... this little boy wants to remind them 0.o

21. The Nanny Cam

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In this thriller/horror short film, a stay at home mother quickly learns why it's a bad idea to stay at home on Halloween night.

-Happy Halloween!

22. Thin Walls

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A young woman hums to herself in her apartment and hears a neighbor hum the same tune back. Thin walls. However, maybe that hum wasn't coming from another apartment...

23. Reflection

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Have you ever looked into a mirror and got that uneasy feeling that something wasn’t quite right? What if what we thought we saw in the mirror out of the corners of our eyes weren’t just our imaginations?

24. Last Night in the Hotel

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A man is reading a book in his hotel room when he hears a strange noise coming from the corridor. He decides to check if everything is OK over there...

25. The Spirit Board

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Two friends unleash a horrific entity upon themselves when they use a spirit board to contact the dead.

26. Parasomnia

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Rachel , a medical student who has spent most of her freshman year researching lucid dreaming and hallucinations only to stumble upon a series of nightmares, in which she‘s being haunted by a malevolent entity.

27. Super

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When a mysterious girl falls into the sights of a violent stalker, she is left with only one means of survival.

28. Out of Service

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Never EVER diss the janitor.

29. Deadline

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When Abbie realises she has forgotten an assignment she is in a hurry to complete it. But is her poor memory the only thing stopping her?

30. Demented

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"Demented" is a short film about a psychotic nurse who tortures a detective.

31. Scrambled

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A man awake late at night accidentally injures himself, only to find mysterious letters at his door in a series of increasingly bizarre events linked to a creepy urban legend that may actually be real. An atmospheric short film that gives birth to a terrifying new urban legend.

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