The 50 All Time Greatest Horror Movies, Ranked.

Psycho

My Favorite Horror Movies ranked from number 50 to number 1. Be Afraid. Be Very Afraid!

Psycho

1. Psycho (Alfred Hitchcock) (1960)

Midsommar

2. Midsommar (Ari Aster) (2019)

The Shining

3. The Shining (Stanley Kubrick) (1980)

Alien

4. Alien (Ridley Scott) (1979)

Get Out

5. Get Out (Jordan Peele) (2017)

The Night of the Hunter

6. The Night of the Hunter (Charles Laughter) (1955)

Carrie

7. Carrie (Brian De Palma) (1976)

Halloween

8. Halloween (John Carpenter) (1978)

Hereditary

9. Hereditary (Ari Aster) (2018)

Rosemary's Baby

10. Rosemary’s Baby (Roman Polanski) (1968)

Don't Look Now

11. Don’t Look Now (Nicholas Roeg) (1973)

The Exorcist

12. The Exorcist (William Friedkin) (1973)

Carnival of Souls

13. Carnival of Souls (Herk Harvey) (1962)

Dead of Night

14. Dead of Night

Cavalcanti/Crichton/Dearden/Hamer (1945)

A Quiet Place)

15. A Quiet Place (John Krasinski) (2018)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

16. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Don Siegel) (1956)

The Innocents

17. The Innocents (Jack Clayton) (1961)

Us

18. Us (Jordan Peele) (2019)

The Sixth Sense

19. The Sixth Sense (M. Night Shyamalan) (1999)

The Haunting

20. The Haunting (Robert Wise) (1963)

Whatever Happened to Baby Jane

21. Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? (Robert Aldrich) (1962)

The Fly

22. The Fly (David Cronenberg) (1986)

The Masque of the Red Daeth

23. The Masque of the Red Death (Roger Corman) (1964)

The Others

24. The Others (Alejandro Amenabar) (2001)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

25. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Philip Kaufman) (1978)

Bram Stoker's Dracula

26. Bram Stoker’s Dracula (Francis Ford Coppola) (1982)

The Lighthouse

27. The Lighthouse (Robert Eggers) (2019)

The Night of the Living Dead

28. The Night of the Living Dead (George A. Romero) (1968)

The Spiral Staircase

29. The Spiral Staircase (Robert Siodmak) (1946)

The Evil Dead
Shaun of the Dead

30 (tie) The Evil Dead (Sam Rami) (1981)

Shaun of the Dead (Edgar Wright) (2004)

Eyes Without a Face

31. Eyes Without a Face (Georges Franju) (1960)

Suspiria

32. Suspiria (Dario Argento) (1977)

28 Days Later
28 Weeks Later

33 (tie) 28 Days Later (Danny Boyle) (2003) 28 Weeks Later (Jaun Carlos Fresnadillo) (2007)

An American Werewolf in London

34. An American Werewolf in London (John Landis) (1981)

Scream

35. Scream (Wes Craven) (1996)

The Mummy

36. The Mummy (Karl Freund) (1932)

Ring

37. Ringu (Hideo Nakata) (1998)

The Howling

38. The Howling (Joe Dante) (1981)

Freaks

39. Freaks (Tod Browning) (1932)

Jaws

40. Jaws (Steven Spielberg) (1975)

King Kong (1933)

41. King Kong (Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack) (1933)

Vampyr

42. Vampyr (Carl Theodor Dreyer) (1932)

Poltergeist

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

43. (tie) Poltergeist (Tobe Hooper) (1982) The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Tobe Hooper) (1974)

Frankenstein
The Bride of Frankenstein

44. (tie) Frankenstein (James Whale) (1931) The Bride of Frankenstein (James Whale) (1935)

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Nosferatu

45. (tie) The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Robert Wienne) (1920) Nosferatu (F.W.Murnau) (1922)

The Thing

46. The Thing (John Carpenter) (1982)

The Omen

47. The Omen (Richard Donner) (1976)

1408

48. 1408 (Mikael Hafstrom) (2007)

The Wolf Man

49. The Wolf Man (George Waggner) (1941)

Whatever Happened to Aunt Alice

50. Whatever Happened to Aunt Alice (Lee H. Katzin)(1969)

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