What is it? The first in a line of "micro-budget" horror movies from Paramount seeking to repeat the success of the studio's Paranormal Activity series,
Stars: Bonnie Morgan, Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Preston James Hillier, Evan Helmuth, Suzan Crowley, D.T. Carney
Director: William Brent Bell
Release Date: January 6, 2012
What is it? The fourth entry in the vampires-versus-werewolves action-horror series, with Kate Beckinsale returning to the starring role and Swedish directors Mans Marlind and Björn Stein (Shelter) taking over behind the camera.
Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Michael Ealy, Sandrine Holt, Robert Lawrenson, Stephen Rea
Directors: Mans Marlind and Björn Stein
Release Date: January 20, 2012
What is it? A survival thriller from the director of The A-Team about a group of oil-rig roughnecks stranded on the sub-arctic tundra who are hunted by a vicious pack of rogue wolves.
Stars: Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, James Badge Dale, Frank Grillo, Joe Anderson, Nonso Anozie, Dallas Roberts
Director: Joe Carnahan
Release Date: January 27, 2012
The Woman in Black
What is it? Harry Potter's Daniel Radcliffe stars in this ghost story based on the Susan Hill novel about a young lawyer who travels to a remote village to sort out a recently deceased client's papers and encounters the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman terrorizing the locals.
Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Ciaran Hinds, Liz White, Janet McTeer, Alisa Khazanova, Shaun Dooley, Alisa Khazanova, Sidney Johnston
Director: James Watkins
Release Date: February 3, 2012
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
What is it? Sequel to the 2007 comic book adaptation Ghost Rider, with the directors of the Crank movies taking over behind the camera.
Stars: Nicolas Cage, Idris Elba, Ciaran Hinds, Christopher Lambert, Johnny Whitworth
Director: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
Release Date: February 17, 2012
What is it? Thriller about a woman who is convinced that the serial killer who kidnapped her two years before has come back and taken her sister. However, the police don't believe her story, and she's left to face the madman alone.
Stars: Amanda Seyfried, Jennifer Carpenter, Wes Bentley, Sebastian Stan, Joel David Moore, Michael Paré
Director: Heitor Dhalia
Release Date: February 24, 2012