HORROR FILMS FROM THE 2000s (2000-2009)by bigrudedude87 | created - 08 Aug 2013 | updated - 03 Sep 2013 | Public
They said horror was dead by this point around 2000, 2001 & 2002 and then it became the era of horror movie remakes. But aside from that between 2003-2006 came out some of the best horror movies ever
made in my opinion like Saw, High Tension,
Wolf Creek, House of 1000 Corpse,
Dead Silence, The Collector, 28 Days Later,
Land of the Dead and many others.
Subgenres of the horror genre with each films
Slasher Films Serial Killer Thriller Films Splatter & Gore films Zombie Films Giallos Supernatural Science Fiction with Horror Elements Vampire Films Werewolf Films Demon Films Cannibal Films Horror genre mixed with Thriller & Crime genres Killer Doll Films Killer Kid Films Ghost Films Killer Sea Creature Films Monster Films Creature Features Ghoul Films Killer Animal Films Mummy Films Comedy Horror
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1. Final Destination (2000)
R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller
After a teenager has a terrifying vision of him and his friends dying in a plane crash, he prevents the accident only to have Death hunt them down, one by one.
Votes: 197,388 | Gross: $53.33M
2. American Psycho (2000)
R | 102 min | Crime, Drama
A wealthy New York investment banking executive, Patrick Bateman, hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he delves deeper into his violent, hedonistic fantasies.
Votes: 397,899 | Gross: $15.07M
3. Ginger Snaps (2000)
Not Rated | 108 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Two death-obsessed sisters, outcasts in their suburban neighborhood, must deal with the tragic consequences when one of them is bitten by a deadly werewolf.
Votes: 35,884 | Gross: $0.00M
4. The Cell (2000)
R | 107 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
An FBI agent persuades a social worker, who is adept with a new experimental technology, to enter the mind of a comatose serial killer in order to learn where he has hidden his latest kidnap victim.
Votes: 85,244 | Gross: $61.33M
5. Pitch Black (2000)
R | 109 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
A commercial transport ship and its crew are marooned on a planet full of bloodthirsty creatures that only come out to feast at night. But then, they learn that a month-long eclipse is about to occur.
Votes: 205,412 | Gross: $39.24M
6. What Lies Beneath (2000)
PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
The wife of a university research scientist believes that her lakeside Vermont home is haunted by a ghost - or that she is losing her mind.
Votes: 104,717 | Gross: $155.46M
7. Lost Souls (2000)
R | 97 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A Catholic teacher meets an atheist journalist, whom a group of Catholics and priests believes has been chosen by the devil himself to be the Antichrist.
Votes: 9,788 | Gross: $16.78M
9. Scream 3 (2000)
R | 116 min | Horror, Mystery
While Sidney and her friends visit the Hollywood set of Stab 3, the third film based on the Woodsboro murders, a new Ghostface begins to terrorize them once again.
Votes: 106,827 | Gross: $89.14M
11. Scary Movie (2000)
R | 88 min | Comedy
A year after disposing of the body of a man they accidentally killed, a group of dumb teenagers are stalked by a bumbling serial killer.
Votes: 202,350 | Gross: $157.02M
12. Bless the Child (2000)
R | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
Cody, a little girl abandoned by her mother and raised by her aunt, a nurse, is kidnapped. The girl's guardian, aided by an F.B.I. Agent, learn that Cody has supernatural abilities, and the abductees are a Satanic cult wanting to harness her abilities.
Votes: 12,782 | Gross: $29.37M
13. Hellraiser: Inferno (2000 Video)
R | 99 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery
A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".
14. Ringu 0 (2000)
Not Rated | 99 min | Horror, Thriller
In this prequel to Ring, a young Sadako becomes an actress in hopes of escaping her troubled past. But strange visions and terrifying powers begin to manifest...
15. Versus (II) (2000)
R | 119 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
There are 666 portals that connect this world to the other side. These are concealed from all human beings. Somewhere in Japan exists the 444th portal.... The forest of resurrection.
17. Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
R | 92 min | Drama, Horror
Votes: 36,060 | Gross: $8.28M
18. Dracula 2000 (2000)
R | 99 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror
A group of thieves break into a chamber expecting to find paintings, but instead they release the count himself, who travels to New Orleans to find his nemesis' daughter, Mary Van Helsing.
Votes: 28,981 | Gross: $33.02M
20. The Watcher (I) (2000)
R | 97 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery
David Allen Griffin is a cool killer- time and time again, he chooses a female victim, studies her for weeks till he knows her routine to the smallest detail, makes meticulous preparations ... See full summary »
Votes: 23,321 | Gross: $28.93M
21. Supernova (I) (2000)
PG-13 | 90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Supernova chronicles the search and rescue patrol of a medical ship in deep space in the early 22nd century and its six-member crew which includes a Captain and Pilot, a co-pilot, a medical... See full summary »
Votes: 15,531 | Gross: $14.22M
22. Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (2000)
R | 90 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
A group of tourists arrive in Burkittsville, Maryland after seeing The Blair Witch Project (1999) to explore the mythology and phenomenon, only to come face to face with their own neuroses and possibly the witch herself.
Votes: 31,965 | Gross: $26.44M
25. Ju-on 2 (2000)
Not Rated | 76 min | Horror, Mystery
On his request, the sensitive sister of a real estate agent visits a house he intends to put on sell, only to cross paths with its resident curse.
27. Anatomie (2000)
R | 103 min | Horror, Thriller
Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to ... See full summary »
Votes: 10,658 | Gross: $0.01M
28. Crocodile (2000 Video)
R | 93 min | Horror, Thriller
A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a giant killer ... See full summary »
29. Blood: The Last Vampire (2000)
Not Rated | 48 min | Animation, Action, Horror
In Japan, the vampire-hunter Saya, who is a powerful original, is sent by her liaison with the government, David, posed as a teenage student to the Yokota High School on the eve of ... See full summary »
34. Promenons-nous dans les bois (2000)
R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller
A group of artists, composed of the young actors Wilfried and Matthieu and the actresses Sophie, Mathilde and the dumb Jeanne, is hired by a millionaire, Axel de Fersen, to present a ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,207 | Gross: $0.06M
35. The Sculptress (2000)
R | 101 min | Horror, Thriller
A young artist follows her passion to study at one of the finest art institutes in San Francisco.
Votes: 170 | Gross: $0.01M
aka The Demon Within
39. Leprechaun in the Hood (2000 Video)
R | 90 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
When three rappers want to get even with a pimp, they accidentally unleash a leprechaun who goes on a killing rampage in the 'hood.
40. Python (2000 TV Movie)
R | 99 min | Action, Comedy, Horror
After a military plane crash near a small American town, a giant man-eating snake sets off on a killing spree. The locals must find a way to eliminate the snake, with the help of a scientist who knows about the snake and terminates it.
41. They Nest (2000 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 92 min | Sci-Fi, Horror
A Maine island becomes infested with lethal insects that root inside their victims, while a local doctor battles the bugs and incorrigible locals that don't believe him.
42. Prison of the Dead (2000 Video)
R | 73 min | Horror
Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced ... See full summary »
43. Psycho Beach Party (2000)
Unrated | 95 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Spoof of 1960s Beach Party/Gidget surfing movies mixed with slasher horror films. Florence Forrest, a not-so-innocent girl in 1960s Malibu, becomes "Chicklet", the first girl surfer at ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,881 | Gross: $0.27M
44. Shisha no gakuensai (2000)
100 min | Horror
Some students decide to set up a play written by one of their classmates, who has commited suicide. The play is based on a tragic and mysterious legend about a love affair between two ... See full summary »
aka School Day of the Dead
45. Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000 Video)
R | 86 min | Comedy
A reporter investigates a series of murders, dubbed the Spring Break Massacre, which leads to further mayhem.
46. Subconscious Cruelty (2000)
92 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
"Subconscious Cruelty" is divided in four segments: Ovarian Eyeball - a naked woman is sliced by a sharp blade and an eyeball is removed from her belly. Human Larvae - a deranged man that ... See full summary »
47. Ed Gein (2000)
Not Rated | 89 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The story of Ed Gein, who dug up the corpses of over a dozen women and made things out of their remains before finally shooting two people to death and butchering their bodies like beef sides.
Votes: 4,619 | Gross: $0.01M
aka In the Light of the Moon
48. Faust (2000)
R | 98 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A man sells his soul to the devil in order to gain superpowers and avenge the brutal death of his girlfriend. When he realizes that the price is the soul of his new love interest, he turns on the devil.
49. Tomie: Replay (2000)
95 min | Horror
A young girl looking through her father's notes finds something written about the last experiment he worked on before he went insane. Everything looks ordinary until the name "Tomie" begins appearing throughout the notebook.
50. Voodoo Academy (2000 Video)
R | 92 min | Horror, Fantasy, Thriller
Young Christopher has just enrolled at the prestigious Carmichael Bible College, managed by the somewhat unusual Mrs. Bouvier. After some unexplained disappearances, Christopher does some ... See full summary »
51. Spiral (2000)
90 min | Drama, Horror
The inhabitants of a small Japanese town become increasingly obsessed with and tormented by spirals.
53. Witchcraft XI: Sisters in Blood (2000 Video)
Not Rated | 90 min | Horror
Three drama students revive three witches, who want to open a gate to hell; Will Spanner and Kelly get involved, while Detectives Lutz and Garner investigate.
55. Blood (2000)
R | 84 min | Horror
20 years ago, Carl was responsible for genetically engineering a girl with narcotic blood. Now he's brought her home - and the boundaries between love and addiction are becoming increasingly blurred.
56. Haebyeoneuro gada (2000)
91 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery
A group of chat room buddies decide to meet together in reality on the beach for some fun in the sun. However, their vacation transforms into a nightmare as each person except Nam-kyeong (... See full summary »
57. Biohazard 4D: Executer (2000)
19 min | Animation, Short, Horror
5 members of the U.B.C.S. are sent to Racoon City to trace Dr. Cameron and, foremost, her research. However, the horrors they encounter are beyond their imagination.
58. Scrapbook (2000 Video)
Unrated | 95 min | Horror, Thriller
A young woman named Clara is captured by a serial killer named Leonard who records his "life story" by keeping a scrapbook of his many victims. In addition to adhering Polaroids, scraps of ... See full summary »
60. The House That Screamed (2000 Video)
Unrated | 78 min | Horror
A recently widowed writer rents a haunted house in which to write his latest novel and is soon beset by the various ghosts in the house bent on claiming him as their next victim.
61. Cabin by the Lake (2000 TV Movie)
R | 91 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
A screenwriter, who lives in a cabin by the lake near Los Angeles, drowns young women, then goes back to visit their bodies and do their laundry.
62. Sleepwalker (2000)
95 min | Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Ulrik Hansson is 45 years old and lives a secure life in a Swedish residential district together with his wife Monika and their two children. He's got a well-paid job as an architect and ... See full summary »
63. Sleepy Hollow High (2000)
81 min | Horror, Mystery
5 teenagers are forced to clean up the woods of Sleepy Hollow, but one by one they are decapitated by a man with a jack-o-lantern mask and a sword, but who could it be?
65. Satan's School for Girls (2000 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 87 min | Drama, Horror
A young woman enrolls at an all-girls college in New England to investigate her sister's suicide and is slowly lured into a witchcraft cult by a quartet of students who want her to become the fifth member of their evil circle.
66. Camp Blood (2000 Video)
73 min | Horror
Out and about on a camping trip in the woods without a care in the world, four campers found themselves in an unknown world. With the death of their guide and at the mercy of a cold blooded... See full summary »
68. Cry Baby Lane (2000 TV Movie)
TV-Y7 | 96 min | Horror
Andrew (Jase Blankfort) and his older brother Carl (Trey Rogers) enjoy listening to ghost stories that the local undertaker (Frank Langella) tells them. One night he tells the tale of a ... See full summary »
69. Cthulhu (2000)
75 min | Horror, Thriller
Dan Upton is concerned about the influence of a young woman upon his friend Edward Derby. While a series of dismemberment killings in Arkham seems to be linked to a Cthulhu cult in nearby Innsmouth and Dunwich.
70. Yin yang lu 7: Zhuang dao zheng (2000)
A film crew travels to the Hong Kong countryside to make an 'MTV' show. During their stay at the village, the crew hears eerie and horrific voices during the night and witnesses a phantom ... See full summary »
aka Troublesome Night 7
71. Yin yeung lo 8: Goon choi zai (2001)
85 min | Comedy, Horror
Bud Pitt and his girlfriend Moon leave the city and move to the countryside to start a new chapter in their lives. At the village, they meet their new, cheery neighbor Olive. However, Bud ... See full summary »
74. Zzikhimyeon jukneunda (2000)
94 min | Horror, Thriller
This is the classic tale of misfit high school students taking a prank too far, resulting in the death of a classmate (or at least it seems). After burying him alive and torching him, he ... See full summary »
76. The Dead Hate the Living! (2000 Video)
R | 90 min | Horror, Comedy
When a renegade band of young filmmakers break into an abandoned hospital to make their horror epic, they stumble upon a real dead body and decide to use it in their movie. They ... See full summary »
79. Monster Mash (2000 Video)
Not Rated | 64 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
As the story unfolds, we meet the three main monsters: Frank, the monster from Frankenstein; Drac, the vampire, and Wolf, the werewolf. They were once the scariest of monsters, but now they... See full summary »
80. Escape from Hell (2000 Video)
Unrated | 76 min | Horror, Drama
This movie is about a man who is a doctor call Dr. Eric Robinson, who thinks heaven and hell is about ur imaginations that ones memory which refleshs, so when one gets into coma or die and ... See full summary »
81. San chuen lao see II: Sik ji ngoc gwai (2000)
81 min | Horror
aka A Wicked Ghost II: The Fear
82. Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000 Video)
R | 77 min | Horror
When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies ... See full summary »
83. Octopus (2000 Video)
PG-13 | 100 min | Adventure, Horror
During the Cuban Missle Crisis, a Russian sub is sunk while en route to Havana. As the sub goes down, the hold is breached and barrels full of some mysterious substance tumble out. Years ... See full summary »
84. The Prophecy 3: The Ascent (2000 Video)
R | 84 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
A nephilim (half-man/half-angel), guided by visions and aided by the ex-arch angel Gabriel, finds himself hunted and forced to confront Pyriel, the Angel of Genocide.
85. Possessed (2000 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 107 min | Horror, Drama
An eleven-year-old boy starts throwing temper tantrums, vomiting on, and attacking people, and swearing uncontrollably. Furniture begins to move on its own when he is around, and he doesn't... See full summary »
86. Paranoid (I) (2000)
Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller
A stressed out fashion model Chloe is invited by an acquaintance to a dinner party with some friends of his in a house far from London. She faints and when she wakes up, everybody has left ... See full summary »
87. Hannibal (2001)
R | 131 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Living in exile, Hannibal Lecter tries to reconnect with now disgraced F.B.I. Agent Clarice Starling, and finds himself a target for revenge from a powerful victim.
Votes: 224,161 | Gross: $165.09M
88. 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: 96,997 | Gross: $37.90M
89. The Devil's Backbone (2001)
R | 106 min | Drama, Horror
After Carlos - a 12-year-old whose father has died in the Spanish Civil War - arrives at an ominous boys' orphanage, he discovers the school is haunted and has many dark secrets that he must uncover.
Votes: 52,807 | Gross: $0.75M
90. Session 9 (2001)
R | 97 min | Horror, Mystery
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.
Votes: 47,270 | Gross: $0.38M
91. The Others (2001)
PG-13 | 104 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A woman who lives in a darkened old house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that her family home is haunted.
Votes: 295,293 | Gross: $96.52M
92. Dagon (2001)
R | 98 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
A boating accident runs a young man and woman ashore in a decrepit Spanish fishing town which they discover is in the grips of an ancient sea god and its monstrous half human offspring.
93. The Mummy Returns (2001)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The mummified body of Imhotep is shipped to a museum in London, where he once again wakes and begins his campaign of rage and terror.
Votes: 267,803 | Gross: $202.02M
94. Ghosts of Mars (2001)
R | 98 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
In 2176, a Martian police unit is sent to pick up a highly dangerous criminal at a remote mining post. Upon arrival, the cops find that the post has become a charnel house.
Votes: 45,783 | Gross: $8.43M
95. Sleepless (2001)
R | 117 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
An elderly and retired police detective and a young amateur sleuth team up to find a serial killer whom has resumed a killing spree in Turin, Italy after a 17-year hiatus.
96. Donnie Darko (2001)
R | 113 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after he narrowly escapes a bizarre accident.
Votes: 647,708 | Gross: $0.19M
97. From Hell (2001)
R | 122 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
In Victorian Era London, a troubled clairvoyant police detective investigates the murders by Jack The Ripper.
Votes: 133,361 | Gross: $31.60M
98. Koroshiya 1 (2001)
R | 129 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.
Votes: 45,721 | Gross: $0.01M
99. Jason X (2001)
R | 91 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Jason Voorhees returns with a new look, a new machete, and his same murderous attitude as he is awakened on a spaceship in the 25th century.
Votes: 42,884 | Gross: $13.12M
aka Friday the 13th Part 10
US theatrical release in 2002