With everyone being in quarantine (especially horror fans, we've seen the movies) and movies being the main escape from the horror of the real world, Netflix could have maybe stepped up the horror additions a bit, but Shudder has picked up the slack, and Tyler Mane (Halloween 2007) has a VOD release this month that is sure to entertain. Here are the horror titles coming to Netflix, Shudder and DVD/Blu-ray this April.
Killer Klowns from Outer Space: Aliens who look like clowns come from outer space and terrorize a small town.
Mortal Kombat: Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world.
Taxi Driver: A mentally unstable veteran works as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City, where the perceived decadence and sleaze fuels his urge for violent action by attempting to liberate a presidential campaign worker and an underage prostitute.
The Killing of a Sacred Deer: Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister.
The Vatican Tapes: A priest and two Vatican exorcists must do battle with an ancient satanic force to save the soul of a young woman.
The Friday the 13th Collection: All of the Friday the 13th films to mark the halfway to Halloween.
The Exorcist: When a 12 year-old girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her.
Cursed Films- Episode 1, "The Exorcist": Cursed Films is a five part documentary series which explores the myths and legends behind some of Hollywood's notoriously cursed horror film productions.
Haunters: The Art of the Scare: Haunted houses for Halloween have spawned a growing subculture of extreme "full contact" terror simulations. But how far is too far?
Tales of Halloween: Ten stories are woven together by their shared theme of Halloween night in an American suburb, where ghouls, imps, aliens and axe murderers appear for one night only to terrorize unsuspecting residents.
Cursed Films- Episode 2, "The Omen": Part 2 of the 5 part documentary series.
Cursed Films- Episode 3, "Poltergeist": Part 3 highlighting the misfortunes that occurred during the filming of Poltergeist.
Absentia: A woman and her sister begin to link a mysterious tunnel to a series of disappearances, including that of her own husband.
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark: Upon arriving in a small town where she has inherited a rundown mansion, a famous horror hostess battles an evil uncle, and townspeople who want her burned at the stake.
We Are What We Are: The Parkers, a reclusive family who follow ancient customs, find their secret existence threatened as a torrential downpour moves into their area, forcing daughters Iris and Rose to assume responsibilities beyond those of a typical family.
Cursed Films- Episode 4, "The Crow": The accidents and hardships that occurred on the set of The Crow are chronicled in the 4th episode of the five part documentary.
Cursed Films- Episode 5, "The Twilight Zone: The Movie": The concluding 5th episode of the Cursed Films documentary.
Extremity: A young woman obsessed with horror subjects herself to hours of grueling torment inside an extreme haunt in an attempt to confront her fears and conquer the tragic past that haunts her.
Voice from the Stone: Set in 1950s Tuscany, Voice from the Stone is the haunting and suspenseful story of Verena, a solemn nurse drawn to aid a young boy who has fallen silent since the sudden passing of his mother.
0.0Mhz: Members of a supernatural exploration club go into a haunted house.
The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs (Season 2): Host Joe Bob Briggs returns for a second season of cult classic horror viewing and discussion.
The Siren: A man searches the lake for the monster that murdered his husband, while that monster falls in love with an unsuspecting visitor.
To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story: The emotional story of Kane Hodder who survived a harrowing childhood and near-death accident to become one of films biggest and most beloved horror icons.
Wolf Creek (Season 2): An anthology series which centers on different characters being targeted by crazed serial killer Mick Taylor in the Australian outback.
Underwater: A crew of oceanic researchers working for a deep sea drilling company try to get to safety after a mysterious earthquake devastates their deepwater research and drilling facility located at the bottom of the Mariana Trench.
The Turning: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after their parents' deaths. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw."
Special VOD Release
Penance Lace: A hardened criminal fresh out of the joint takes a job as a handyman in a dilapidated house; but the twisted horrors he finds inside are enough to send anyone running. So why does he stay? And why are so many people drawn to Penance Lane?
Check back at the end or April for May's horror releases.