Modern Masters of Horror(not in any order):

you should know that these are the people who know how to masterfully create suspense,drama,style,tension,atmosphere,scare factor,superb plot...in sum they are the new generation of masters of SUPERB high quality Horror
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1.
Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist. In his filmmaking career, del Toro has alternated between Spanish-language dark fantasy pieces, such as the gothic horror film The Devil's Backbone (2001), and Pan's Labyrinth (2006), and more mainstream American action movies...
“ Pan's Labyrinth ” - sentiovereor
 
2.
Alejandro Amenábar
Writer, The Others
Amenábar was born in Santiago Chile, on the eve of Pinochet's 1973 coup-de-état, such that his mother, who had already gone through the Spanish Civil War, uprooted the whole family and fled back to Spain. He grew up in Madrid and entered the Sciences Information Faculty at Madrid's Complutense University...
“ The Others ” - sentiovereor
 
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“ The Descent ” - sentiovereor
 
4.
“ 28 Weeks Later ” - sentiovereor
 
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“ Noroi ” - sentiovereor
 
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“ High Tension ” - sentiovereor
 
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Ti West
Director, V/H/S
“ House of the Devil ” - sentiovereor
 
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“ Cold Prey 2 ” - sentiovereor
 
9.
Frank Darabont
Three-time Oscar nominee Frank Darabont was born in a refugee camp in 1959 in Montbeliard, France, the son of Hungarian parents who had fled Budapest during the failed 1956 Hungarian revolution. Brought to America as an infant, he settled with his family in Los Angeles and attended Hollywood High School...
“ the Mist ” - sentiovereor
 
10.
“ Paranormal Activity ” - sentiovereor
 
11.
“ Infection ” - sentiovereor
 
12.
“ The Mothman Prophecies ” - sentiovereor
 
13.
“ Tamami:The Babys Curse ” - sentiovereor
 
14.
“ Session 9 ” - sentiovereor
 
15.
“ Rogue ” - sentiovereor
 
16.
Nimród Antal
Director, Predators
Antal was born in Los Angeles, California of Hungarian ancestry. He moved to Hungary in 1991 to study at the Hungarian Film Academy. After graduating, he went on to work in the film and television industry. In 2005, he moved back to his hometown of Los Angeles to pursue success in Hollywood. He is best known for writing and directing the Hungarian-language film Kontroll...
“ Vacancy ” - sentiovereor
 
17.
Matt Reeves
Writer, Let Me In
Born on April 27, 1966, Matthew Reeves is a writer, director and producer, known for his directorial work on Cloverfield (2008), Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014), and War of the Planet of the Apes (2017). Reeves was born in in Rockville Center, New York and was childhood friends with director J.J.Abrams...
“ Let Me In ” - sentiovereor
 
18.
“ The Possession of David O'Reilly ” - sentiovereor
 
19.
“ The Possession of David O'Reilly ” - sentiovereor
 
20.
“ Burning Bright ” - sentiovereor
 
21.
“ The Strangers ” - sentiovereor
 
22.
“ The Crazies ” - sentiovereor
 
23.
Colm McCarthy
Director, Outcast
Colm McCarthy is a director best known for his work on Peaky Blinders, Sherlock and Endeavour. He was born in Edinburgh and has lived there as well as in Dublin and London. He is happily married and plays a grand total of eight musical instruments all appallingly badly. He did not formally train in film making...
“ Outcast ” - sentiovereor
 
24.
Marvin Kren
Director, Rammbock
“ Rammbock ” - sentiovereor
 
25.
John Erick Dowdle
Writer, Quarantine
John grew up in the Twin Cities of Minnesota. After graduating St. Thomas Academy, an all-boys, military, Catholic highschool, John moved to Iowa City to attend the University of Iowa. There he would make the move from writing to film. Two years later, John moved to Manhattan to attend NYU's film program...
“ Devil ” - sentiovereor
 
26.
“ In Their Sleep ” - sentiovereor
 
27.
“ In Their Sleep ” - sentiovereor
 
28.
“ The Reef ” - sentiovereor
 
29.
“ Open Water ” - sentiovereor
 
30.
Paco Plaza
Director, [Rec]
“ [Rec] 2 ” - sentiovereor
 
31.
James Wan
Writer, Saw
James Wan (born 27 February 1977) is an Australian film producer, screenwriter and film director of Malaysian Chinese descent. He is widely known for directing the horror film Saw and creating Billy the puppet. Wan has also directed Dead Silence, Death Sentence, Insidious, The Conjuring and Furious 7...
“ Insidious ” - sentiovereor
 
32.
“ Inside ” - sentiovereor
 
33.
“ Inside ” - sentiovereor
 
34.
“ The Blair Witch Project ” - sentiovereor
 
35.
Eli Roth
Producer, Grindhouse
Eli Raphael Roth was born in Newton, Massachusetts, to Cora (Bialis), a painter, and Sheldon H. Roth, a psychoanalyst, psychiatrist, and clinical professor. His family is Jewish (from Austria, Hungary, Russia, and Poland). He began shooting Super 8 films at the age of eight, after watching Ridley Scott's Alien and vomiting...
“ Hostel ” - sentiovereor
 
36.
Eduardo Sánchez
Eduardo Sanchez was born in Cuba in 1968. It was at a young age he gained an interest in film making. At Wheaton High School Ed made school movie projects such as Shrimp Fried Vice and Pride (in the name of Love) all of which starred his friends and family, as well as Ed himself. After High School Ed studied at Montgomery College where he continued to make movies like Star Trek Demented...
“ The Blair Witch Project ” - sentiovereor
 
37.
Steven R. Monroe
Steven R. Monroe is a true child of film. His entire immediate family was, or is, part of the entertainment industry. Monroe started very early in life making movies with his Super 8 camera when he was 8 years old and receiving his first paycheck in at the age of 12 in the film business. At 20 he began...
“ I Spit on Your Grave ” - sentiovereor
 
38.
“ A Tale of Two Sisters ” - sentiovereor
 
39.
“ Deserted House ” - sentiovereor
 
40.
“ Bedeviled ” - sentiovereor
 
41.
“ Haunted Changi ” - sentiovereor
 
42.
“ La Casa Muda ” - sentiovereor
 
43.
Michael Costanza
After graduating from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, Michael Costanza began his career in the Art Department on feature films. Michael went on to direct short films that screened at festivals including Sundance, Cannes, and The Edinburgh International Film Festival. His Award Winning Short "Mama Said"...
“ The Collingswood Story ” - sentiovereor
 
44.
“ The Clinic ” - sentiovereor
 
45.
Lucky McKee
Director, The Woman
Born and raised in the small riverbank town of Jenny Lind in Calaveras County, California, Edward Lucky McKee grew up mostly in poverty with little access to modern forms of entertainment. When McKee was age ten, he used an old video camera to videotape his sister's birthday party which put him on a path for an interest in film making...
“ The Woman ” - sentiovereor
 
46.
“ The Tunnel ” - sentiovereor
 
47.
Matthew Parkhill
Writer, Dot the I
Matthew Parkhill is a writer, director and producer known for the TV series Rogue, and feature films The Caller and dot the i. He was born in London, England. His first novel was published in 1995 and Parkhill was hired to adapt it into a screenplay, which was how he got his start in the film industry...
“ The Caller ” - sentiovereor
 
48.
The Vicious Brothers
The Vicious Brothers is the writing, directing collaboration between brothers Colin Minihan and Stuart Ortiz. Their debut feature film, "Grave Encounters", made on a shoe string budget had its world premiere at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival and has since become a cult hit worldwide. Forbes magazine placed it in the top 10 horror movies of 2011-2012...
“ Grave Encounters ” - sentiovereor
 
49.
“ Kill List ” - sentiovereor
 
50.
“ Amer ” - sentiovereor
 
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“ Amer ” - sentiovereor
 
52.
Sion Sono
Director, Ai no mukidashi
Shion Sono is a Japanese director, writer and poet. Born in Aichi Perfecture in 1961 he started his career working as a poet before taking his first steps in film directing. As a student he shot a series of short films in Super 8 and managed to make his first feature films in the late 80s and early 90s...
 
53.
“ Creepy Hide and Seek ” - sentiovereor
 
54.
Xavier Gens
Director, Hitman
“ Frontier(s) ” - sentiovereor
 
55.
“ Whispering Corridors 3: Wishing Stairs ” - sentiovereor
 
56.
Mike Flanagan
Editor, Oculus
Mike Flanagan was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1978 to Timothy and Laura Flanagan. The family relocated frequently, as Timothy was in the U.S. Coast Guard, and finally settled in Bowie, Maryland. As a child, he would shoot and edit short movies on VHS. This continued as he attended Archbishop Spalding High School in Severna Park...
“ Absentia ” - sentiovereor
 
57.
“ atrocious ” - sentiovereor
 
58.
Yam Laranas
Cinematographer, The Road
“ The Road ” - sentiovereor
 
59.
“ The Pact ” - sentiovereor