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List of Horror Movies on DVD and How to Copy Horror DVDs

Copy and rip Halloween scary horror DVD movies on Windows 10 or Windows 7, 8

Buying or renting horror movies on DVD online from Netflix, Amazon and the like is a irreplaceable way to create a spooky Halloween atmosphere. Watching horrifying films with families in home theater withtout being interrupted by other people, advertisements, unstable network can be perfectly fulfilled through ripping the thriller DVDs for playback on HD/4K TV, computer or projection screen.

The article rounds up the list of best Halloween horror movies on DVD for you to rip and copy.

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Top Horror and Thriller Movies on DVD for Halloween

#1. The Conjuring 2

  • DVD Release Date: Sept. 13, 2016
  • Rated: R
  • IMDB Rate: 7.6

Overview: The "Enfield Poltergeist" case involved Margaret Hodgson a single mother whose four children began reporting weird happenings. Margaret blamed their complaints, convinced they are making things up. But as things become more serious, she realizes that something sinister is happening. When Ed and Lorraine Warren step in to investigate, they surmise that it's not the house that is haunted, it's one of the children.

#2. Green Room

  • DVD Release date: Jul. 12, 2016
  • Rated: R
  • IMDB Rate: 7.1

Overview: Punk rock band The Ain't Rights is to call it quits after a fruitless tour when they get invited to perform at an isolated, second-rate venue in the woods of Oregon. Unbeknownst to the band, the venue's owner, Darcy Banker, is a villainous man who commits terrible crimes. When the band witnesses Banker in the act accidentally, they are trapped backstage, as they become Banker's next target. In order to survive, the band must attempt to outwit Darcy and his henchman, who see the band as easy prey.

#3. The Witch

  • DVD Release Date: May 17, 2016
  • Rated: R
  • IMDB Rate: 6.8

Overview: Isolated in the forest due to religiously motivated clash of wills with others on their former plantation, a seventeenth century Puritan family suffers a devastating loss when their young son disappears without a trace. Samuel was being watched by his sister, who later is accused of being a witch. Tensions rise and nerves start to frazzle within the family, while an unknown evil lurks in the woods, further pushing the family to their limits.

#4. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

  • DVD Release Date: May 31, 2016
  • Rated: PG-13
  • IMDB Rate: 5.9

Overview: Five sisters grow up in a class-conscious society where their mother wants to secure husbands for her daughters. The right husband can set them up for life. One sister, Elizabeth, doesn't want to find a husband. She wants more out of her life, and her father agrees on that. In all the strife in the family, they have to deal with zombies as well. It's an army of the undead and each other.

#5. Clown

  • DVD Release Date: Aug.23, 2016
  • Rated: R
  • IMDB Rate: 5.7

Overview: Kent is a dedicated father who enjoys a pleasant life with his wife and son. When the clown he has hired to entertain at his son's birthday party is a no-show, Kent is thrilled to find a clown suit so he can do the job himself. What he doesn't realize is that this is no ordinary costume. Once he puts it on, he's unable to take it off again. What's worse, the suit promotes him toward cannibalism. Can he find a way to remove the suit, or is this birthday party destined to be a bloodbath?

#6. Viral

  • DVD Release Date: Aug.2, 2016
  • Rated: R
  • IMDB Rate: 5.6

Overview: Two sisters, Emma and Stacey, live in a small town. Like many small towns in America, it's pretty normal. That is until a virus invades the town and starts to spread. As the virus spreads, the town becomes quarantined. Behind the barricade, the sisters are separated from their parents. At first, they party without parental supervision. The virus spreads to people inside the barricade, and the sisters start to become scared. The girls, along with a neighbor, lock themselves into their home, but it might be too late. The virus might be in the home with them.

#7. The Other Side of the Door

  • DVD Release Date: Jun 7, 2016
  • Rated: R
  • IMDB Rate: 5.3

Overview: An American couple falls in love with India and decides to settle down and start a life there. They eventually have two children, and it seems as though they have the perfect lives. However, their entire existence is shattered when a tragedy occurs and their young son Oliver dies as a result. The mother's life is in tatters as she mourns her son, and her only comfort comes when a local woman tells her that there is a ritual that will allow her to talk to her son one last time. But when she does the only thing that's been forbidden, suddenly the delicate balance between life and death is destroyed.

#8. Holidays

  • DVD Release Date: Jul.5, 2016
  • Rated: NR
  • IMDB Rate: 5.1

Overview: People often associate positive feelings with most holidays that are publicly celebrated in America. We gather with lovers, family, friends, co-workers and even strangers. We also enjoy sharing stories about the wonderful things that happened to us during the holidays. But this short horror movie anthology shows off the darker side of many favorite holidays, including Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Father's Day, Christmas and New Year's Eve. Be prepared to never look at these holidays the same way again.

#9. The Darkness

  • DVD Release Date: Sept. 6, 2016
  • Rated: PG-13
  • IMDB Rate: 4.2

Overview: Family man Peter Taylor brings his families to the scenic Grand Canyon for a nice vacation. They spend some time relaxing and camping together. While there, kids Stephanie and Michael decide to do some exploring around the canyon with family friend Andrew. Michael decides to head back by himself which causes him falling into a cave system below the trails. There he finds five stones arranged in a shrine. Not knowing what they are, Michael takes the stones and unknowingly unleashes a nightmare onto his family.

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List of Other DVD Movies for Halloween

Movie name

DVD Release Date


IMDB Scores

Demonic Toys: Jack-Attack DVD Jan 16, 2023 R TBD
Cutting Class DVD Jan 16, 2024 R 6.2
The Head DVD Feb 06, 2024 PG-13 TBD
It Lives Inside Nov 7, 2023 R 4.2
The Nun II Nov 14, 2023 R 6.3
Flesh Contagium Nov 14, 2023 PG-13 7.0
Creepshow: Season 4 Dec 5, 2023 NR 7.3
Elevator Game Dec 5, 2023 R 6.6
The Devil's Partner Jan 16, 2024 PG-13 TBD
Vile Oct 24, 2023 R 6.0
Wolf Pack: Season One Oct 24, 2023 R 6.9
Beast From Haunted Cave Oct 24, 2023 - 5.3
8 Found Dead Oct 24, 2023 R TBD
Caddy Hack Oct 24, 2023 R TBD

Disclaimer: Digiarty Software does not advocate ripping copy-protected DVDs for any commercial purpose and suggests referring to the DVD copyright laws in your countries before doing so.

How to Digitize and Copy Movies on DVDs for Halloween

If you need to rip, copy and convert horror movie DVDs or any other DVDs (both homemade and copy-protected commercial ones), WinX DVD Ripper Platinum is always your first choice! It is the fastest DVD ripper to backup a DVD to MPEG2, ISO image and DVD folder without quality loss, to rip DVDs for playback on Android, Apple, Sony and Microsoft devices, as well as to convert any DVD disc to MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, MOV, MTS, MPEG, and H.264 and so on at maximum video audio effect.

Step-by-step guide to copy horror DVD movies

To begin this process, your first step is to download and install WinX DVD Ripper Platinum on your computer. Once the software is installed, insert your horror DVD into the DVD drive.

Let's get started.

Step 1. Launch WinX DVD Ripper. Click on "DVD Disc" to load the DVD into the program. The software will automatically detect and select the correct title, and an output profile window will appear.

Step 2. Now, you'll need to choose the output format for the file. You have two options:

  • If you wish to maintain the DVD's original quality, you can select "Backup DVD." This option allows you to copy the horror DVD to an ISO image, a folder, or MPEG-2, depending on your preferences.
  • Alternatively, if you'd like to digitize the content, choose "General Profile" Within the "General Profiles" section, you can select popular formats such as MP4, AVI, MOV, MKV, and more. Additionally, you can directly choose your desired device as the output format.
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Step 3. To initiate the DVD ripping process, simply click the blue "RUN" button. This operation will be executed swiftly and smoothly, ensuring a flawless outcome without any errors.

By following these steps, you'll effortlessly convert your Horror DVD to your preferred format or maintain its original quality for safekeeping.

Disclaimer: Digiarty Software does not advocate ripping/copying copy-protected DVDs for any commercial purpose and suggests referring to the DVD copyright laws in your countries before doing so.


author - Donna Peng

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Donna Peng's fascination with multimedia began at an early age - shortly after she licked the physical disc and then she's been obsessed ever since. Her decade-long career at Digiarty after the graduation has seen her unmatched expertise in the field of DVD, digital video, software and anything related to home theatre. She is currently fascinated with photography.

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