Actually scary horrors, guaranteed to get a reaction out of you!

Most are foreign as I think they push the boundaries a lot more and arn't afraid to go by the typical form of filming!, only 30 at the mo but will add more in time! for boundary pushing check my link of disturbing horror films if u got a strong stomach!
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1.
Them (2006)
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Lucas and Clementine live peacefully in their isolated country house, but one night they wake up to strange noise... they're not alone... and a group of hooded assailants begin to terrorize them throughout the night. (77 mins.)
“ good stalker film, good suspense ” - iaiss
 
2.
A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
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A family is haunted by the tragedies of deaths within the family. (115 mins.)
Director: Kim Jee-woon
“ some proper creepy bits in this psychological thriller ” - iaiss
 
3.
Shutter (2004)
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A young photographer and his girlfriend discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after a tragic accident. They soon learn that you can not escape your past. (97 mins.)
“ watch alone with headphones on loud and does make you jump ” - iaiss
 
4.
Martyrs (2008)
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A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity. (99 mins.)
Director: Pascal Laugier
“ intense film from start to end ” - iaiss
 
5.
Silk (2006)
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In Taipei, the crippled scientist Hashimoto uses his invention of "Menger Sponge" to capture the energy of the spirit of a child in an old building... (108 mins.)
Director: Chao-Pin Su
“ not many know of this, but really good horror ” - iaiss
 
6.
The Eye (2002)
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A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realized she could even see ghosts. (99 mins.)
“ couple parts make u tingle! ” - iaiss
 
7.
High Tension (2003)
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Best friends Marie and Alexia decide to spend a quiet weekend at Alexia's parents' secluded farmhouse. But on the night of their arrival, the girls' idyllic getaway turns into an endless night of horror. (91 mins.)
Director: Alexandre Aja
“ another good European suspense ” - iaiss
 
8.
Frontier(s) (2007)
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A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis. (108 mins.)
Director: Xavier Gens
“ neo nazis in some painful scenes! ” - iaiss
 
9.
The Descent (2005)
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A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators. (99 mins.)
Director: Neil Marshall
“ good british flick that made a lot of future trending in horrors! ” - iaiss
 
10.
The Orphanage (2007)
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A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage for handicapped children. Before long, her son starts to communicate with an invisible new friend. (105 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
“ del torro good ghost story! ” - iaiss
 
11.
Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
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After experiencing what they think are a series of "break-ins", a family sets up security cameras around their home, only to realize that the events unfolding before them are more sinister than they seem. (91 mins.)
Director: Tod Williams
“ better than the first! ” - iaiss
 
12.
[Rec] (2007)
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A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying. (78 mins.)
“ good spanish horror that many copied, IE quarantine and failed miserably! ” - iaiss
 
13.
Atrocious (2010)
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Two teenage siblings endure a terrifying experience while investigating a rural legend near their family's vacation home. (75 mins.)
“ one to look out for when its released, hand cam like paranormal but different! ” - iaiss
 
14.
Event Horizon (1997)
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A rescue crew investigates a spaceship that disappeared into a black hole and has now returned...with someone or something new on-board. (96 mins.)
Director: Paul Anderson
“ old school but still awesome to this day! ” - iaiss
 
15.
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
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An insurance investigator begins discovering that the impact a horror writer's books have on his fans is more than inspirational. (95 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
“ keeping with the old school theme, another film with creepy moments! ” - iaiss
 
16.
Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
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A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides. (92 mins.)
Director: Takashi Shimizu
“ another Asian film that started trends! ” - iaiss
 
17.
One Missed Call (2003)
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People mysteriously start receiving voicemail messages from their future selves, in the form of the sound of them reacting to their own violent deaths. (112 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
“ original one missed call that is much better than remake! ” - iaiss
 
18.
Audition (1999)
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A widower takes an offer to screen girls at a special audition, arranged for him by a friend to find him a new wife. The one he fancies is not who she appears to be after all. (115 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
“ all i can say is kiri kiri kiri kiri, when watched youll understand! ” - iaiss
 
19.
The Strangers (2008)
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A young couple staying in an isolated vacation home are terrorized by three unknown assailants. (86 mins.)
Director: Bryan Bertino
“ i think this film was quite underrated, and provides some good scares! ” - iaiss
 
20.
Session 9 (2001)
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Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back. (100 mins.)
Director: Brad Anderson
“ good little horror bout people renovating a mental asylum! ” - iaiss
 
21.
Inside (2007)
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Four months after the death of her husband, a woman on the brink of motherhood is tormented in her home by a strange woman who wants her unborn baby. (82 mins.)
“ another french film thats pretty awesome, similar to switchblade romance! ” - iaiss
 
22.
The Pack (2010)
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One winter morning, while driving through the desolate French countryside, traveler Charlotte picks up hitchhiker Max. Together they stop at a roadside diner, where a strange and depraved horror awaits. (84 mins.)
Director: Franck Richard
“ La meute goes from one film to a completely different thing all together! very different but worth a watch! ” - iaiss
 
23.
In Their Sleep (2010)
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Sarah and her husband have moved to a house in the country; their son, Loic, a college student, chaffs at the isolation and a tragedy occurs... (84 mins.)
“ decent french horror on same terms as switchblade and interior with not as much credit as it should have! ” - iaiss
 
24.
Amer (2009)
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As a young girl Ana was a rebellious child. She was also tormented by images of death and a shadowy, ominous figure in black. Now an adult, she is once again tormented by shadowy, other-worldly forms. (90 mins.)
“ doesnt look like it but its got some proper creepy scenes like tale of 2 sisters! very odd film but really creepy in places! worth a late night loud sound watch! ” - iaiss
 
25.
Masters of Horror (2005 TV Series)
Episode: Jenifer (2005)
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While parked in a remote spot lunching Chinese food with his partner, Detective Frank Spivey saves a... (60 mins.)
“ awesome short film think its an hour by dario argento, deformed seductive woman = wierd and creepy! ” - iaiss
 
26.
Insidious (2010)
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A family looks to prevent evil spirits from trapping their comatose child in a realm called The Further. (103 mins.)
Director: James Wan
“ gotta give this alot of credit, from start to end full of jumpy moments, for a 15 i say fair play! definately lives up to its name! ” - iaiss
 
27.
Noroi: The Curse (2005)
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A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba." (115 mins.)
Director: Kôji Shiraishi
“ camera jobby supernatural film with some creepy bits throughout ” - iaiss
 
28.
Alone (2007)
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Deceased Siamese twin returns to haunt surviving sister (105 mins.)
“ classic asian horror at its best full of creepy moments! worth a bash! ” - iaiss
 
29.
The Ward (2010)
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An institutionalized young woman becomes terrorized by a ghost. (89 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
“ not a bad little flick about a mental home and murders occurring within it! full of cheap but enjoyable jumps! ” - iaiss
 
30.
Pulse (2001)
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Two groups of people discover evidence that suggests spirits may be trying to invade the human world through the Internet. (118 mins.)
“ forgot to add this one in, got some creepy scenes in it and is more well know for its american but not as good remake! like most asian horrors! ” - iaiss
 
31.
Ringu (1998)
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A reporter and her ex-husband investigate a cursed video tape that is rumored to kill the viewer seven days after watching it. (96 mins.)
Director: Hideo Nakata
“ although the majority of the film may be quite slow the ending is iconic for its creepyness! ” - iaiss
 
32.
28 Days Later... (2002)
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Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary. (113 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
“ more enjoyable than scares but is one of the best zombie films around, hence my decision to put it in the list, very good film! ” - iaiss