What are Haunted Movies Based on Real Stories?

Do you also feel so lazy sometimes that you just want to curl up cozily in your bed and enjoy a good horror movie? You are not alone! We all have moods where we just want to binge-watch scary movies! But the thing that turns a creepy movie into a creepier one is realizing that it is based on a real-life story. Just imagining that someone actually experienced that dread is enough to give you a spine-chilling feeling.

If you love to watch horror movies inspired by true stories, then you can either watch them online or if you have subscribed to a good cable TV service bundle such as Mediacom bundles, you can catch them on your cable TV only.

We have put up a list of some of our favorite movies that are sure to make you sleepless at night. So, let’s get started.

### The Conjuring 2

Genre: Thriller / Horror / Mystery

Directed By: James Wan

Cast: Vera Farmiga, Madison Wolfe, Patrick Wilson,

Release Date: June 10, 2016

IMDb Rating: 7.3 / 10

The newest sequel to the Conjuring series, The Conjuring 2 is a story about two paranormal inspectors Ed and Lorraine Warren. The two investigators fly to North London to offer help to a mother of four kids residing all alone in a house afflicted by a paranormal spirit.

Silent House

Genre: Mystery / Horror / Drama

Directed By: Laura Lau, Chris Kentis

Cast: Adam Trese, Elizabeth Olsen, Eric Sheffer Stevens

Release Year: March 9, 2012

IMDb Rating: 5.2 / 10

Based on a true incident in Uruguay, Silent house is a scary tale about a girl who got confined in her family’s resort and loses contact with the world outside. If you are someone who loves watching footage recorded in real-time, then you are surely going to fall in love with this movie.

Deliver Us from Evil

Genre: Horror / Mystery / Crime

Directed By: Scott Derrickson

Cast: Eric Bana, Olivia Munn,Edgar Ramírez

Release Year: July 02, 2014

IMDb Rating: 6.2 / 10

If you are into exorcism movies with twistedtraditionalschemes, then this movie would be a treat for you. Based on a non-fictional book named Beware the Night, Deliver us from evil is a story about a new York investigator Ralph Sarchie, who inspects a crime sequence. He becomes a part of the forces to fight the possessions that are terrifying their city.

### The Possession

Genre: Thriller / Mystery / Horror

Directed By: Ole Bornedal

Cast: Natasha Calis, Kyra Sedgwick, Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Release Year: August 31, 2012

IMDb Rating: 5.9 / 10

The Possession is a movie based on an antique box possessed with a malicious spirit. A young girl purchases that box, totally unaware of its consequences. Her father collaborates with his ex-wife to get rid of the curse upon the girl.

### The Entity

Genre: Thriller / Horror / Mystery

Directed By: Sidney J. Furie

Cast: Barbara Hershey, David Labiosa,Ron Silver

Release Year: February 4, 1983

IMDb Rating: 6.7 / 10

The entity is a mysterious tale about a lady who is tortured and sexually abused by an unseeable ghost. In the year 1974, two paranormal inspectors Barry Taff and Kerry Gaynor worked at a site where they witness moving things. The entire movie revolves around the same occurrence where the demon sexually abused a woman.

### The Strangers

Genre: Thriller / Horror

Directed By: Bryan Bertino

Cast: Scott Speedman, Gemma Ward,Liv Tyler

Release Year: May 30, 2008

IMDb Rating: 6.2 / 10

The Strangers is a movie based on murderers and psychopaths. The writer and director, Bryan Bertino got inspiration from a serial killer named Charles Mansion and multiple different events and incidents that he witnessed in childhood, close to his home. If you love to watch gripping shows and movies that keep you haunting till the very end and even later, then this movie is a must watch for you!

### Bottom Line

If you have subscribed to one of the best cable TV providers in your area, then you are all set to step your foot into the world of horror. Also, before going to bed tonight, do not forget to look under your bed. We would also recommend you to lock all windows and doors because who knows a horrible monster might be out there looking for you…