The Best of Terror 2017: Top 300 Horror Movies

The following recommendations represent the best 24% of 1230 horror movie reviews. Movies are classified according to their genres, subgenres, moods and antagonists. They are sorted according to the sum of various ratings: stars, story, creativity, acting, quality and rewatchability.

Movie Creators

Movie creators can be credited for a variety of tasks. They can be credited for directing, screenplay, characters, novels/novellas/books, short stories, teleplays, anthology segments, concept/idea, original films, original series, stories, comic books, plays, additional dialogue, alternate versions, additional material, contribution, adaptation, poems, video games or screen stories. They can be credited for unspecified writing and they can be uncredited.

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You will get a list of movies ranked from the best to the worst using the sum of eight different ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, creepiness, story, creativity, acting and quality.

Horror Movie Rating Priorities
 
Displaying 201 - 300 of 2125
2005
Three friends travel to Slovakia to party and have sex but find danger instead.
2001
Siblings driving home from Spring break stumble upon a murderer’s hideout.
2007
A teenager living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer.
1992
A pregnant widow loses her child and takes her revenge on her dead husband's rape victim.
2015
A father helps two stranded young women who knock on his door.
2019
After being attacked on the street, a young man enlists at a local dojo led by a mysterious sensei.
1993
A journalist becomes the center of attention for a teenager who proceeds to sabotage his life after he refuses her sexual advances.
2011
A group of co-eds try to avoid being murdered by a serial killer while serving detention.
1983
A cable-TV programmer investigates an unknown frequency that may be broadcasting snuff films.
1998
A group of hijackers board a luxury ocean liner to loot it and end up battling man-eating sea creatures instead.
1999
A group of scientists on an isolated research facility are attacked by sharks.
2007
A bio-weapon is released and turns thousands into zombies.
1993
A woman moves into an apartment building with a complex surveillance system where a murder recently occurred.
2018
A woman confronts a murderer who killed her friends on Halloween night four decades ago.
2019
A woman and her father find themselves trapped in a flooding house and must fight for their lives against alligators.
1978
Repeated shark attacks terrorize swimmers on the shores of a touristic island.
2018
During a Christmas supper, members of a family become unusually aggressive toward each other, and increasingly violent.
2017
A woman takes her revenge on three men who tried to kill her.
1999
A rare book dealer, while seeking out the last two copies of a demon text, gets drawn into a conspiracy.
2012
A controlling mother drives her daughter insane.
1954
A wheelchair-bound photographer believes one of his neighbors is a murderer.
1992
A police detective investigates a murder case in which a seductive crime author is the prime suspect.
2002
Two men seek to avenge a brutally raped girlfriend.
2009
A drug dealer is killed by policemen and his soul observes the repercussions of his death.
2009
A mad doctor kidnaps and stitches together three tourists from anus to mouth.
2002
A military unit explores a zombie infested maze controlled by a super computer.
2012
Five friends travel to a remote cabin where they get more than they bargained for.
1999
A constable is sent to a small town to investigate the decapitations of three people by a headless horseman.
2006
Threatened by a deadly contraption, a doctor must perform brain surgery on her dying captor.
2007
A detective has ninety minutes to solve a dangerous puzzle and save his colleague.
2010
The members of a dangerous cult turn against each other as they reach the last steps of their master plan.
2014
After a sexual encounter, a young woman is followed by a supernatural entity that can take human forms.
2000
The Japanese government secludes ninth-graders on a deserted island and forces them to kill each other.
2010
A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while exploring canyons alone.
2011
A security guard obsessed by a horror movie attempts to recreate his favorite scenes by kidnapping people and stitching them together.
1997
A wealthy man participates in a mysterious game that threatens his life.
2013
Two astronauts attempt to survive after their space shuttle gets destroyed, leaving them stranded in space.
2001
In 18th century France, a knight and naturist is asked to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast.
2006
Born with a superior olfactory sense, a man attempts to create the world's finest perfume.
2001
In 1888, a police detective with psychic abilities investigates the murders of several prostitutes.
2005
A teenage girl attempts to expose a man under suspicion that he is a pedophile.
1990
Five medical students experiment with near death experiences.
2013
A pair of paranormal investigators help a family rid their home of an evil entity.
2017
At a top secret research facility, a janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature held in captivity.
1976
An ambassador suspects his son is the Antichrist.
2010
Two hillbillies on vacation at their mountain cabin get into a conflict with a group of college students.
2019
A grieving woman, her boyfriend, and his friends visit a village owned by a cult.
2018
A psychopath murders several people over the course of twelve years.
1992
A woman starts to suspect her new roommate might be crazy.
1993
A boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who shows signs of violent behavior.
2012
A dead vampire is brought back to life and returns to his ancestral home where he meets his dysfunctional descendants.
1994
A cemetery caretaker must kill the dead when they become zombies.
2018
Dancers gather in a remote school to rehearse and party, unaware that the sangria is laced with LSD.
2012
A psychotic man succumbs to his sexual deviations and murderous tendencies.
2018
A grieving family is haunted and cursed by supernatural forces.
1990
Mourning his dead child and suffering from a severe case of dissociation, a veteran attempts to uncover his past.
1990
Soon after inventing synthetic skin, a scientist brutalized by a mob avenges himself by using his discovery to fool his assailants.
1986
A nerdy florist develops a relationship with a talking plant that grows when it is fed human blood.
1990
A child tells a woman who wants to eat him three dark stories in order to buy time.
2003
A scientist who discovered how to reanimate the dead is sent to prison where he resumes his experiments.
1991
A teenager joins a military college where he suspects he was found by a possessed doll that tormented him as a child.
1985
An industrial saboteur is hired to investigate a popular product with abnormal properties.
1990
A medical students attempts to re-animate his dead girlfriend using body parts from dismembered prostitutes.
2000
Haunted tour participants awaken a supernatural entity while partying in the woods.
1987
The ghost of a prom queen terrorizes the students of a high school.
1988
Two cousins become addicted to a horoscope hotline that grants wishes in return for evil favors.
1997
A bunch of teenagers whose car broken down tell each other scary stories around a campfire.
2009
A racing car accident prevented by an omen saves lives and angers Death.
1988
An extra-terrestrial substance invades a town and grows at it eats.
1991
A garbage truck driver unleashes a troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls on Halloween.
1988
A leaking barrel of toxic waste infects a town and triggers a plague of the undead.
2000
A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and awaken demons.
1986
Eight friends are trapped after hours in a shopping mall and pursued by three defective security robots.
1988
Mistaken for Easter eggs, unhatched alien creatures are used as decoration by townsfolk.
1991
A murderer kills off people at a horror movie marathon organized in an abandoned theater.
1988
Gifted with psychic abilities she cannot inhibit and subject to a therapy, a troubled teenager believes a murderer is after her.
1995
In Las Vegas, a broke gambler steals a leprechaun’s gold and suffers its wrath.
1980
College students are targeted by a costumed killer at a New Year's Eve party aboard a moving train.
1992
A madman who believes he's a doctor stalks and kills random people.
1989
A revenant once confined to a lake infiltrates a cruise boat on its way to Manhattan.
1989
The computer system of a health club becomes possessed by an evil entity.
1987
A group of hitmen are hired to exterminate alien invaders.
1975
Different socially struggling individuals meet their dark fate.
1996
Different people become victims of evil forces.
1972
Five people meet a crypt guardian who has a story for each of them.
1985
A teenager worries about a series of recurring nightmares in which a man threatens to possess his body.
1988
A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to see through an alien barrier.
1986
A family's satellite TV system starts receiving alien signals.
2011
The security of an opera house is compromised by the schemes of a masked offender.
1986
The occupants of a motel die by the hand of a serial killer.
1993
A poet suspects his new girlfriend might be a serial killer.
1998
A woman who escaped a serial killer believes he son might be in danger.
1990
A couple on a road trip and a survivalist are trapped by a family of sadistic cannibals in a remote area.
1992
A reporter investigates a man who feeds a cursed pillar human blood.
1998
The new kid in town stumbles across something sinister about his new school.
1985
Unknowingly the targets of a resilient serial killer, the occupants of a halfway house are puzzled by recent disappearances.
1981
An horribly burned former summer camp caretaker kills the teenagers responsible for his disfigurement.
1980
The counselors of a summer camp with a violent past are being slaughtered by a stealthy murderer.
1982
Recent disappearances lead the counselors of a summer camp to believe a serial killer presumed dead has returned.
1997
A family residing in a remote hotel for a winter becomes entrapped by ghosts.

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