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IndieWire’s 100 Best Horror Movies of All Time

From underseen Laird Cregar vehicles to a Russian chiller based on a Nikolai Gogol story, from J-Horror to the Mexican gem Alucarda, these are the best horror movies the genre has to offer. Reproduced from here.

  • The Shining

    1

  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    2

  • Rosemary's Baby

    3

  • The Exorcist

    4

  • Halloween

    5

  • Psycho

    6

  • Eyes Without a Face

    7

  • The Thing

    8

  • Alien

    9

  • Night of the Living Dead

    10

  • Deep Red

    11

  • Dawn of the Dead

    12

  • Audition

    13

  • 28 Days Later

    14

  • Cat People

    15

  • Jaws

    16

  • Nosferatu

    17

  • The Silence of the Lambs

    18

  • Get Out

    19

  • The Fly

    20

  • Carrie

    21

  • Repulsion

    22

  • I Walked with a Zombie

    23

  • The Birds

    24

  • Suspiria

    25

  • The Bride of Frankenstein

    26

  • The Omen

    27

  • Pulse

    28

  • The Innocents

    29

  • The Wicker Man

    30

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    31

  • Near Dark

    32

  • Scream

    33

  • The Devil's Backbone

    34

  • Hangover Square

    35

  • Don't Look Now

    36

  • House

    37

  • Black Sunday

    38

  • The Devils

    39

  • The Others

    40

  • Possession

    41

  • Freaks

    42

  • I Saw the Devil

    43

  • The Brood

    44

  • The Blair Witch Project

    45

  • It Follows

    46

  • Ganja & Hess

    47

  • Carnival of Souls

    48

  • The Lodger

    49

  • Candyman

    50

  • The Spiral Staircase

    51

  • Frankenstein

    52

  • The Witch

    53

  • The Babadook

    54

  • The Fog

    55

  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

    56

  • The Conjuring

    57

  • The Haunting

    58

  • The Sixth Sense

    59

  • Poltergeist

    60

  • Evil Dead II

    61

  • Jacob's Ladder

    62

  • Let the Right One In

    63

  • A Tale of Two Sisters

    64

  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    65

  • The Descent

    66

  • Black Christmas

    67

  • Dressed to Kill

    68

  • High Tension

    69

  • The Seventh Victim

    70

  • Dracula

    71

  • Hour of the Wolf

    72

  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

    73

  • Raw

    74

  • Sisters

    75

  • Brotherhood of the Wolf

    76

  • House on Haunted Hill

    77

  • The Vanishing

    78

  • Martyrs

    79

  • Kuroneko

    80

  • Suspiria

    81

  • The Skin I Live In

    82

  • The Ghost Ship

    83

  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

    84

  • Antichrist

    85

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street

    86

  • The Masque of the Red Death

    87

  • The Hunger

    88

  • Viy

    89

  • The Leopard Man

    90

  • Goodnight Mommy

    91

  • The Tenant

    92

  • Trouble Every Day

    93

  • A Bay of Blood

    94

  • Messiah of Evil

    95

  • Tales from the Hood

    96

  • Alucarda

    97

  • The Changeling

    98

  • The Ring

    99

  • Village of the Damned

    100