Ten Best Horror Movies all timeby gregcwhite | created - 21 Mar 2011 | updated - 21 Mar 2011 | Public
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1. The Exorcist (1973)
R | 122 min | Horror
When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.
Votes: 311,402 | Gross: $232.91M
Still the best horror movie ever maid, so good that the actress who played reagan had nightmares for years after filming.
2. The Amityville Horror (1979)
R | 117 min | Horror
Newlyweds move into a large house where a mass murder was committed, and experience strange manifestations which drive them away.
Votes: 30,395 | Gross: $86.43M
The scene in the bedroom with the red glowing eyes in the window still haunts me.
3. Rose Red (2002)
PG-13 | 254 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A group of people with psychic powers are invited to spend the night in a haunted house.
Campy at times, but to this day i have trouble getting through the whole movie in one sitting.
4. The Descent (2005)
R | 99 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller
A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators.
Votes: 173,072 | Gross: $26.02M
Combine small tight spaces and mutant creatures that want to eat you.
5. High Tension (2003)
R | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
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.
Votes: 59,764 | Gross: $3.68M
Excellent psycho thriller with well used gross out style
6. Poltergeist (1982)
PG | 114 min | Horror, Thriller
A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts.
Votes: 119,755 | Gross: $76.61M
The midget exorcist still gives me nightmares
7. Paranormal Activity (2007)
R | 86 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.
Votes: 199,573 | Gross: $107.92M
Very interesting style and take on handy cam filming. Slow start but excellent finish
8. The Blair Witch Project (1999)
R | 81 min | Horror, Mystery
Three film students vanish after traveling into a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.
Votes: 206,433 | Gross: $140.54M
A revolutionary filming style. Camping and hiking will never be the same.
9. Jeepers Creepers (2001)
R | 90 min | Horror, Mystery
A brother and sister driving home through isolated countryside for spring break encounter a flesh-eating creature which is in the midst of its ritualistic eating spree.
Votes: 97,828 | Gross: $37.90M
First half of this movie is one of the best all time, sadly the second half is lack luster due to campy monster.
10. The Ring (2002)
PG-13 | 115 min | Horror, Mystery
A journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone in a week of viewing it.
Votes: 282,121 | Gross: $129.13M
Either this version or the original japanese verison, freaky stuff