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2013 Horror and Suspense Movies: January - February
Dan Yeager in 'Texas Chainsaw 3D'.

Dan Yeager in 'Texas Chainsaw 3D'.

Photo: Justin Lubin © Lionsgate

Texas Chainsaw 3D
What is it? In this direct sequel to Tobe Hooper's original The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Heather and her friends travel to Texas in order to collect her inheritance and run into the cannibalistic killer Leatherface.
Stars: Bill Moseley, Alexandra Daddario, Scott Eastwood, Tania Raymonde, Trey Songz, Keram Malicki-Sanchez, Shaun Sipos, Thom Bray, Paul Rae, Dan Yeager, Richard Riehle
Director: John Luessenhop
Release Date: January 4, 2013

A Haunted House
What is it? A spoof of "found footage" films like Paranormal Activity and The Devil Inside.
Stars: Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Cedric the Entertainer, Nick Swardson, David Koechner, Affion Crockett, Dave Sheridan, Liana Mendoza, Jamie Noel, Marlene Forte, Robin Thede
Director: Michael Tiddes
Release Date: January 11, 2013

What is it? A ghost story produced by Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth), starring Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain (The Help).
Stars: Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Megan Charpentier, Isabelle Nélisse, Daniel Kash, Jane Moffat, Julia Chantrey, Javier Botet
Director: Andres Muschietti
Release Date: January 18, 2013

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
What is it? A re-imagining of the classic fairy tale from the director of Dead Snow, with the titular characters as witch-slaying bounty hunters.
Stars: Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, Famke Janssen, Peter Stormare, Derek Mears, Zoe Bell, Thomas Mann, Monique Ganderton, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Pihla Viitala, Thomas Scharff
Director: Tommy Wirkola
Release Date: January 25, 2013

Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
What is it? The sequel to The Haunting in Connecticut, about a family that moves into a haunted rural home in Georgia.
Stars: Abigail Spencer, Chad Michael Murray, Katee Sackhoff, Emily Alyn Lind, Cicely Tyson
Director: Tom Elkins
Release Date: February 1, 2013

Warm Bodies
What is it? Zombie romance from the director of 50/50 the long-delayed All the Boys Love Mandy Lane and 50/50 based on the Isaac Marion book about an undead young man who falls in love with the living girlfriend of one of his victims.
Stars: Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Rob Corddry, Analeigh Tipton, Dave Franco, Cory Hardrict
Director: Jonathan Levine
Release Date: February 1, 2013

Beautiful Creatures
What is it? A supernatural romance based on the bestselling young adult novel about a teenage "caster" who much choose between a dark and a light path.
Stars:Alden Ehrenreich, Alice Englert, Jeremy Irons, Viola Davis, Emmy Rossum, Thomas Mann, Emma Thompson
Director: Richard LaGravenese
Release Date: February 13, 2013

Dark Skies
What is it? A sci fi thriller starring Keri Russell as a suburban mother who suspects an alien has targeted her son for abduction, from the director of Priest and Legion.
Stars: Keri Russell, Dakota Goyo, Josh Hamilton, Annie Thurman, Trevor St. John, Michael Patrick McGill, Ron Ostrow, Jake Washburn
Director: Scott Stewart
Release Date: February 22, 2013

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