Bad Ben Movies in Order: A Guide for Fans of Found Footage Horror
If you’re a fan of found footage horror movies, you’ve probably heard of the Bad Ben franchise. This low-budget series follows the story of Tom Riley, a man who moves into a haunted house and documents his experiences with a camera.
But with six movies in the series, it can be hard to keep track of which one is which. That’s why we’ve created this guide to help you navigate the Bad Ben movies in order.
1. Bad Ben (2016)
The original Bad Ben movie introduces viewers to Tom Riley, a man who buys a house for a seemingly good deal. As he starts to move in, strange things begin happening – doors locking on their own, unexplained noises, and eerie messages on his computer. Tom sets up cameras throughout the house to capture any evidence of the supernatural presence in his home.
2. Steelmanville Road (2017)
In the second movie, Tom investigates a house on Steelmanville Road. He gets hired by a couple to check out their recently inherited property, and things get spooky when Tom notices strange occurrences in the house. This movie is a prequel to the original Bad Ben.
3. Meant to Be (2017)
Meant to Be is a crossover between the Bad Ben series and another found footage movie, The Houses October Built. Tom Riley teams up with Mikey from The Houses October Built to investigate a haunted attraction.
4. The Mandela Effect (2019)
The Mandela Effect is the fourth movie in the Bad Ben series. This time, Tom is investigating the paranormal activity surrounding a missing child. The movie delves into the idea of parallel universes, and whether the wrong choices we make in life can create alternate realities.
5. The Dare (2020)
The Dare follows a group of friends who play a game of truth or dare inside the Bad Ben house. They soon regret their decision as they’re haunted by the same supernatural force that has been tormenting Tom Riley. This movie is a spin-off of the original Bad Ben.
6. Bad Ben: The Way In (2019)
Bad Ben: The Way In is the most recent addition to the series, and it acts as a prequel to the original Bad Ben. This time, Tom is hired to fix up the house before he moves in. But as he starts renovating, he discovers the dark history of the house and the reasons why it’s so haunted.
In conclusion, if you’re a fan of found footage horror movies, the Bad Ben series is a must-watch. Use this guide to watch the movies in the proper order and get the most out of the story. And who knows – maybe one day we’ll get a Bad Ben 7!