The Ultimate Horror Movie List: How Many Have You Seen?

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Here’s an exhaustive compilation of all the horror movies — old and new, indie and mainstream, classics and anthologies — (in chronological order) that are worth your time. How many of these have you seen?

 

50 Greatest Horror Movies Of All Time

 

1. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)

2. The Phantom Carriage (1921)

3. Haxan (1922)

4. Nosferatu (1922)

5. Phantom of the Opera (1925)

6. A Page of Madness aka Kurutta Ippeji (1926)

7. The Man Who Laughs (1928)

8. Frankenstein (1931)

9. Vampyr (1932)

10. The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)

11. Dead of Night (1945)

12. Les Diaboliques (1955)

13. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

14. Psycho (1960)

15. House of Usher (1960)

16. Eyes Without a Face (1960)

17. The Haunting (1963)

18. The Birds (1963)

19. Kaidan aka Kwaidan (1964)

20. Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

21. Night of the Living Dead (1968)

22. The Exorcist (1973)

23. Don’t Look Now (1973)

24. The Wicker Man (1973)

25. Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)

26. Jaws (1975)

27. Carrie (1976)

28. The Omen (1976)

29. Suspiria (1977)

30. House (1977)

31. Dawn of the Dead (1978)

32. Halloween (1978)

33. Alien (1979)

34. The Shining (1980)

35. The Evil Dead (1981)

36. The Thing (1982)

37. Re-Animator (1985)

38. The Fly (1986)

39. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)

40. Evil Dead II (1987)

41. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

42. Cure (1997)

43. Ringu (1998)

44. The Sixth Sense (1999)

45. Audition (1999)

46. The Devil’s Backbone (2001)

47. Shaun of the Dead (2004)

48. Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)

49. Let the Right One In (2008)

50. Kill List (2011)

 

 

20 Best Haunted House Movies Of All Time

 

1. The Uninvited (1944)

2. House on Haunted Hill (1959)

3. The Innocents (1961)

4. The Haunting (1963)

5. The Legend of Hell House (1973)

6. House (1977)

7. The Changeling (1980)

8. The Shining (1980)

9. Poltergeist (1982)

10. Beetlejuice (1988)

11. Ghostwatch (1992)

12. The Others (2001)

13. The Devil’s Backbone (2001)

14. The Grudge (2002)

15. A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

16.  The Orphanage (2007)

17. Lake Mungo (2008)

18. Insidious (2010)

19. The Conjuring (2013)

20. Crimson Peak (2015)

 

 

15 Terrifying Mockumentary/Found Footage Horror Films

 

1. Cannibal Holocaust (1980)

2. Ghostwatch (1992)

3. The Blair Witch Project (1999)

4. Incident at Loch Ness (2004)

5. Noroi aka The Curse (2005)

6. The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)

7. [REC] (2007)

8. Paranormal Activity (2007)

9. Lake Mungo (2008)

10. Cloverfield (2008)

11. Trollhunter (2010)

12. The Bay (2012)

13. Afflicted (2013)

14. Europa Report (2013)

15. Creep (2014)

 

 

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1. Psycho (1960)

2. Jaws (1975)

3. The Shining (1980)

4. Gremlins (1984)

5. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

6. Scream (1996)

7. The Paranormal Activity (2007)

8. Dead Silence (2007)

9. Daybreakers (2009)

10. Let Me In (2010)

11. The Thing (2011)

12. The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

13. Sinister (2012)

14. The Tall Man (2012)

15. The Conjuring (2013)

16. Insidious Chapter 2 (2013)

17. Evil Dead (2013)

18. Oculus (2013)

19. The Returned (2013)

20. It Follows (2014)

21. Honeymoon (2014)

22. The Taking of Deborah Logan (2014)

23. The Silenced (2015)

24. Creep (2015)

25. Under the Shadow (2016)

26. Hush (2016)

27. The Invitation (2016)

28. ARQ (2016)

 

 

15 Best Horror Movies Of 2017, Ranked

 

1. Mother!

2. The Killing of a Sacred Deer

3. Raw

4. Thelma

5. Get Out

6. Creep 2

7. Hounds of Love

8. Berlin Syndrome

9. The Untamed

10. A Dark Song

11. It Comes At Night

12. It

13. Alien: Covenant

14. 1922

15. The Transfiguration

 

 

15 Best Horror Movies Of 2016, Ranked

 

1. The Wailing

2. The Witch

3. Under the Shadow

4. Don’t Breathe

5. Train to Busan

6. Evolution

7. The Neon Demon

8. They Look Like People

9. The Childhood of a Leader

10. Lights Out

11. Alchemist Cookbook

12. The Conjuring 2

13. Ouija: Origin of Evil

14. Shelley

15. The Ones Below

 

What did we miss? Are there others you’d like to recommend? Share your recommendations in the comments below.

By Arun Kumar

 

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