New May Comedy and Horror Movies For Your Weekend
It's no wonder that people prefer to watch comedies in the first place. Who would refuse an easy to follow plot, comic situations that make you laugh or an absolutely witty dialogues? After a difficult day at work you don't need any more complex problems to unravel before the wide screen, which require focus and concentration. But some people find horror movies soothing. Actually a study published in the Journal of Media Psychology states that people watch horror or scary movies for three main reasons: tension, relevance and unrealism. The researchers say that feeling fear for some people is a lot of fun, but they also are aware that what they fear is a very unrealistic fake scenario. So if you into a good laugh or into a hellish scare this weekend, take a look at our list of new May comedy and horror movies:
Plot Synopsis: When veteran comedy writer Charlie Burnz meets New York street singer Emma Payge, they form an unlikely yet hilarious and touching friendship that kicks the generation gap aside and redefines the meaning of love and trust.
Plot Synopsis: Columnist and author Femke is flooded with anonymous nasty messages and death threats on social media. One day she has enough and decides to take revenge.
Plot Synopsis: In this cautionary tale, three people struggle to preserve their identities as they form an eccentric love triangle within the fast-moving internet age.
Plot Synopsis: Alienated, hopeful-filmmaker Pat Johnson's epic story growing up in rural Illinois, falling in love, and becoming the first fan of the movie that changed everything.
Plot Synopsis: A live-action prequel feature film following a young Cruella de Vil.
Plot Synopsis: Follows a straight-laced high school student and her slacker best friend who, after a regrettable first sexual encounter, have 24 hours to hunt down a Plan B pill in America's heartland.
Plot Synopsis: Following the events at home, the Abbott family now face the terrors of the outside world. Forced to venture into the unknown, they realize the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats lurking beyond the sand path.
Plot Synopsis: Whiton University unravels the night a star-athlete is murdered, kicking off a spree of social media slayings that force students to uncover the truth behind the school's hidden secrets and the horrifying meaning of an exclamation point.
Plot Synopsis: A mute boy is trapped in his apartment with a sinister monster when he makes a wish to fulfill his heart's greatest desire.
Plot Synopsis: Camille, a young woman who arrives at the Fairfield Academy following one of the student's untimely and violent death.