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Top 35 Tagalog Horror Movies to Watch!

Tagalog Horror Movies to Watch Online!

Do you love scary movies? Are you looking for something new to watch? Well, here are 35 great horror movies from the Philippines that will make you jump out of your seat! These are not just any old horror flicks though. They were hand-picked by me because they are either Filipino-made or produced by local companies.

There are many reasons why these films are considered “horror” movies. Some of them include blood, gore, ghosts, monsters, and even zombies. But whatever genre you call them, these movies are guaranteed to scare the crap out of you!

We have also embedded links to trailers or available full movies to watch online. Enjoy!

1. Yanggaw (2008)

TV-14 | 95 min | Drama, Horror 6.3  Rate

A young girl develops an unknown infection that causes her to evolve into a horrifying monster.

Director: Richard Somes | Stars: Ronnie LazaroTetchie AgbayaniJoel TorreAleera Montalla

2. Txt (2006)

115 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery 4.9  Rate

A provocative thriller that will surely raise the fear in you. Proving that no one, not even DEATH, can separate us from the living. A story that conquers the old adage “till death do us … 

Director: Michael Tuviera | Stars: Angel LocsinDennis TrilloOyo Boy SottoJulia Clarete

3. Feng Shui (2004)

TV-14 | 117 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller 6.3  Rate

After finding a Feng Shui amulet, Joy starts to see a string of fortunate events come her way. Soon, she realizes it is, in fact, a curse. Now she must break the cycle of good fortune and death in order to save her family.

Director: Chito S. Roño | Stars: Kris AquinoJay ManaloLotlot De LeonIlonah Jean

4. Patayin sa sindak si Barbara (1995)

TV-14 | 94 min | Horror 7.5  Rate

A woman must fight against the evil will of her selfish sister, even beyond death.

Director: Chito S. Roño | Stars: Lorna TolentinoDawn ZuluetaTonton GutierrezAntoinette Taus

5. Sukob (2006)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller 5.7  Rate

Sandy and Phil, both Overseas Workers in Dubai, are busy preparing for their wedding. Upon reaching her home, Sandy learns from her mother Daisy what happened to her friend Helen: a short … 

Director: Chito S. Roño | Stars: Kris AquinoClaudine BarrettoWendell RamosBoots Anson-Roa

6. Tiktik: The Aswang Chronicles (2012)

TV-MA | 102 min | Action, Comedy, Horror 5  Rate

Makoy, a soon-to-be-father, is suddenly forced to protect his pregnant wife from an onslaught of hungry aswang monsters. He must not just fight for his love, but fight for their very … 

Director: Erik Matti | Stars: Dingdong DantesJoey MarquezLovi PoeJanice de Belen

7. Shake, Rattle & Roll (1984)

R-18 | 124 min | Comedy, Horror 6.6  Rate

Shake, Rattle and Roll (1984) is the first of the popular series of Filipino horror movies composed of three episodes. Baso (Glass) shows the adventure of three friends who performs Spirit … 

Directors: Ishmael BernalEmmanuel H. BorlazaPeque Gallaga | Stars: Joel TorreRey ‘PJ’ AbellanaArlene MuhlachRosemarie Gil

8. Corazon: Ang unang aswang (2012)

TV-14 | 101 min | Drama, Horror 6.2  Rate

A woman desperately wants to have a baby because she believes this will fully make her and her husband happy. She did every possible means to get pregnant, even resorting to miracles. After… See full synopsis »

Director: Richard Somes | Stars: Erich GonzalesDerek RamsayMark GilTetchie Agbayani

9. The Blood Drinkers (1964)

Not Rated | 88 min | Horror 5.3  Rate

The first color horror picture produced in the Philippines.

Director: Gerardo de Leon | Stars: Ronald RemyAmalia FuentesEddie FernandezEva Montes

10. Vampira (1994)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Horror 6.4  Rate

Director: Joey Romero | Stars: Maricel SorianoChristopher De LeonJayvee GayosoNida Blanca

11. Sa piling ng aswang (1999)

PG-13 | 111 min | Horror 7  Rate

The death of a loved one leads a young woman on a quest for a deeper understanding of the supernatural.

Directors: Peque GallagaLore Reyes | Stars: Maricel SorianoGardo VersozaGina AlajarManilyn Reynes

12. The Echo (2004)

PG-13 | 102 min | Horror, Thriller 5.8  Rate

Marvin savors his independence in a newly-acquired unit of an old apartment building. He is frequently visited by his girlfriend Pinky. Except for the occasional noise from an apartment … 

Director: Yam Laranas | Stars: Jomari YllanaRichard GutierrezIza CalzadoAngel Locsin

13. Tiyanak (1988)

122 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller 6.1  Rate

Julie begins to suspect that the abandoned baby she took in might be a demon in disguise. Filipino Tagalog movie presented by Regal Entertainment Inc.

Directors: Peque GallagaLore Reyes | Stars: Janice de BelenLotlot De LeonRamon ChristopherMary Walter

14. The Maid (2005)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery 5.7  Rate

“Every year, for thirty days during the lunar seventh month, the Chinese believe that the gates of hell are thrown open. Vengeful spirits or hungry ghosts wander among the living, seeking … 

Director: Kelvin Tong | Stars: Alessandra de RossiHuifang HongBenny SohZhenwei Guan

15. Aswang (1992)

125 min | Horror 6.5  Rate

Alma Moreno plays the aswang attacking residents of a remote barrio. Catlyn (Aiza Seguerra) and her yaya Veron (Manilyn Reynes) are accompanied in the countryside by family driver Dudoy

Directors: Peque GallagaLore Reyes | Stars: Alma MorenoManilyn ReynesAiza SeguerraBerting Labra

16. Ouija (2007)

PG | 95 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery 4.3  Rate

Half-sisters Aileen and Romina reunite with their first-cousins Ruth and Sandra in Camiguin to bury their grandmother, accompanied by Sandra’s friend Lucy. The five girls dare to call on … 

Director: Topel Lee | Stars: Judy Ann SantosJolina MagdangalIza CalzadoRhian Ramos

17. Txt (2006)

115 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery 4.9  Rate

A provocative thriller that will surely raise the fear in you. Proving that no one, not even DEATH, can separate us from the living. A story that conquers the old adage “till death do us … 

Director: Michael Tuviera | Stars: Angel LocsinDennis TrilloOyo Boy SottoJulia Clarete

18. Cinco (II) (2010)

151 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror 6.4  Rate

A creative horror movie made up of five unique short films tied together by a similar theme.

Directors: Ato BautistaCathy Garcia-MolinaFrasco MortizNick OlankaEnrico C. Santos | Stars: Sam ConcepcionAJ PerezRobi DomingoBaron Geisler

19. Halimaw (1986)

Comedy, Fantasy, Action 7.1  Rate

A drama director tries his hand at the horror-suspense genre with this twin-story omnibus film; the other film is Christopher De Leon’s debut film.

Directors: Christopher De LeonMario O’Hara | Stars: Ian De LeonGina PareñoMichael De MesaRuel Vernal

20. Takot ako, eh! (1987)

G | Comedy, Horror, Thriller 6.3  Rate

This fantasy movie follows the adventure of a family that stumbles upon a time machine which takes them back to the past.

Director: Mario O’Hara | Stars: Ian De LeonLotlot De LeonMatet De LeonCaridad Sanchez

21. Aswang (2011)

TV-PG | 110 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror 5.5  Rate

This is a remake of the 1992 Aswang (Shapeshifting Monster) film starring Alma Moreno. In this version, two kids witness their parents’ murder and escape into a town plagued by a subspecies… 

Director: Jerrold Tarog | Stars: Lovi PoePaulo AvelinoAlbie CasiñoJillian Ward

22. T2 (2009)

PG-13 | 102 min | Fantasy, Horror 6.6  Rate

A Save an Orphan Volunteer is taking care of a young girl, who is being stalked by Engkantos, as the chase begins, the lives that surrounding them maybe at risk.

Director: Chito S. Roño | Stars: Maricel SorianoMika Dela CruzDerek RamsayEric Fructuoso

23. Dalaw (2009)

R-13 | 80 min | Horror, Thriller 5.2  Rate

Journalist Laarni has been assigned to write a news report about a ghost called Estrela from a village named Cavite. Estrela is believed to be the spirit of a brutally-abused young-teenage … 

Director: Joven Tan | Stars: Katrina HaliliAnita LindaKristel FulgarGlydel Mercado

24. Segunda mano (2011)

PG-13 | 110 min | Horror, Mystery 5.9  Rate

The owner of an antique shop is followed by the ghost of her fiance’s missing wife. Having seen the ghost, friends are found dead. She soon finds the truth behind the deaths, her lost sister’s fate and the ghost.

Director: Joyce Bernal | Stars: Kris AquinoDingdong DantesAngelica PanganibanHelen Gamboa

25. Sapi (2013)

R-13 | 100 min | Horror 4  Rate

A young TV-news presenter and his producer end up bringing evil into their own homes when they cover a case of demonic possession.

Director: Brillante Mendoza | Stars: Meryll SorianoBaron GeislerDennis TrilloRuby Ruiz

26. Lovingly Yours, Helen (The Movie) (1984)

Comedy, Drama, Horror 6.7  Rate


Director: Argel Joseph | Stars: Helen VelaConey ReyesAnita LindaJulie Vega

Julie Vega espisode

27. Dalaw (II) (2010)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Horror 5.5  Rate

Three years after her husband’s death, Stella (Kris Aquino) decides to marry Anton (Diether Ocampo), who was her great love before her parents forced her to marry Danilo. But after the … 

Director: Dondon S. Santos | Stars: Kris AquinoDiether OcampoGina PareñoKarylle

28. Patient X (2009)

PG | 108 min | Horror, Thriller 3.7  Rate

After twenty years, local police captures the murderer of the older brother of a young boy. Now a doctor, he must go back to his old town and face the murderers himself. He then discovers … 

Director: Yam Laranas | Stars: Richard GutierrezCristine ReyesTJ TrinidadMiriam Quiambao

29. Mag-ingat ka sa… Kulam (2008)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller 6.6  Rate

Mira survives a car accident, and awakens without a memory of her past. As she is regaining pieces of her life with husband Paul and blind daughter Sophie, her business associate Dave …

Director: Jun Lana | Stars: Judy Ann SantosDennis TrilloKris BernalCris Daluz

30. Barang (2006)

Horror 6.2  Rate

A heart-pounding fright movie about a provincial lass whose life and death is shrouded by inexplicable and ghastly events so affecting the whole community of Sta. Barbara. Igan suffers a … See full synopsis »

Director: Neal ‘Buboy’ Tan | Stars: Juliana PalermoJay ManaloJaclyn JoseChristian Luis Singson

31. Pa-siyam (2004)

PG-13 | 112 min | Horror, Drama, Mystery 6.6  Rate

After their mother’s death, her adult children gather in their family home to respect the funereal rite of Pa-sayim. Although they had originally thought she died of natural causes, thy … 

Director: Erik Matti | Stars: Roderick PaulateCherry Pie PicacheAubrey MilesMaricar De Mesa

32. Pagpag: Nine Lives (2013)

TV-14 | 105 min | Horror 5.4  Rate

The spirit of a recently deceased man hunts down nine people who attended his wake in the Philippines, but ignored some important superstitions.

Director: Frasco Mortiz | Stars: Daniel PadillaKathryn BernardoShaina MagdayaoPaulo Avelino

33. Mga kwento ni Lola Basyang (1985)

G | Family, Fantasy, Horror 7.2  Rate

This three-story fantasy-adventure film is an adoption–more visual and updated–of the radio drama series, written by Severino Reyes, that was popular in the 1950s.

Director: Maryo J. de los Reyes | Stars: ChichayRobert CamposDante CastroOllie Espino

Zombie Episode

34. Fridge (2012)

PG-13 | 90 min | Horror 4.2  Rate

Synopsis: Years ago, Tina (Andi Eigenmann) was sent away to the United States to live with her aunt because of an incident involving her parents that has never been explained to her. She … 

Director: Rico Maria Ilarde | Stars: Andi EigenmannJanice de BelenJM de GuzmanJoel Torre

35. Tragic Theater (2015)

PG | 95 min | Horror 3.2  Rate

A team of exorcists are sent into an old theater that is rumored to have been the site of a great tragedy during its construction.

Director: Tikoy Aguiluz | Stars: Christopher De LeonJohn EstradaAndi EigenmannJovic Monsod

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We have also included links to each movie so you can find them online. Enjoy!

In conclusion, we’ve compiled a list of top 35 tagalog horror movies to watch. We hope you enjoy these films as much as we did.