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1. Ghostbusters (2016)

PG-13 | 116 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

5.4
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60 Metascore

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.

Writers: Katie Dippold, Paul Feig, Ivan Reitman, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis | Director: Paul Feig | Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones

Votes: 52,828 | Gross: $86.86M

2. Ghostbusters (1984)

PG | 105 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

7.8
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67 Metascore

Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.

Writers: Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis | Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis

Votes: 268,132 | Gross: $229.24M

3. Supernatural (2005– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.6
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Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters" fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.

Creator: Eric Kripke | Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Misha Collins

Votes: 282,644

4. The Conjuring 2 (2016)

R | 134 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.8
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65 Metascore

Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by a malicious spirit.

Writers: Carey Hayes, Chad Hayes, James Wan, David Leslie Johnson | Director: James Wan | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe, Frances O'Connor

Votes: 61,200 | Gross: $101.10M

5. Ghostbusters II (1989)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

6.5
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56 Metascore

The discovery of a massive river of ectoplasm and a resurgence of spectral activity allows the staff of Ghostbusters to revive the business.

Writers: Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis | Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis

Votes: 138,555 | Gross: $112.49M

6. The X-Files (1993– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.7
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Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts.

Creator: Chris Carter | Stars: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi, Robert Patrick

Votes: 147,467

7. The Conjuring (2013)

R | 112 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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68 Metascore

Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.

Writers: Chad Hayes, Carey Hayes | Director: James Wan | Stars: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston, Lili Taylor

Votes: 297,883 | Gross: $137.39M

8. Scooby-Doo (2002)

PG | 86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Mystery

4.9
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35 Metascore

After an acrimonious break up, the Mystery Inc. gang are individually brought to an island resort to investigate strange goings on.

Writers: James Gunn, Craig Titley, William Hanna, Joseph Barbera | Director: Raja Gosnell | Stars: Matthew Lillard, Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Linda Cardellini

Votes: 71,133 | Gross: $153.29M

9. Poltergeist (1982)

PG | 114 min | Fantasy, Horror

7.4
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79 Metascore

A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts.

Writers: Steven Spielberg, Michael Grais, Mark Victor | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke, Craig T. Nelson, Beatrice Straight

Votes: 104,905 | Gross: $76.60M

10. Sinister 2 (2015)

R | 97 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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32 Metascore

A young mother and her twin sons move into a rural house that's marked for death.

Writers: Scott Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill | Director: Ciarán Foy | Stars: James Ransone, Shannyn Sossamon, Robert Daniel Sloan, Dartanian Sloan

Votes: 24,671 | Gross: $27.74M

11. Poltergeist (2015)

PG-13 | 93 min | Horror, Thriller

5.0
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47 Metascore

A family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces must come together to rescue their youngest daughter after the apparitions take her captive.

Writers: David Lindsay-Abaire, Steven Spielberg, Michael Grais, Mark Victor | Director: Gil Kenan | Stars: Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Kennedi Clements, Saxon Sharbino

Votes: 41,460 | Gross: $47.42M

12. Hellboy (2004)

PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

6.8
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72 Metascore

A demon, raised from infancy after being conjured by and rescued from the Nazis, grows up to become a defender against the forces of darkness.

Writers: Guillermo del Toro, Peter Briggs, Mike Mignola | Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Ron Perlman, Doug Jones, Selma Blair, John Hurt

Votes: 243,815 | Gross: $59.04M

13. The Real Ghostbusters (1986–1991)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.6
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The continuing adventures of the staff of the ghost removal service.

Stars: Maurice LaMarche, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker, Arsenio Hall

Votes: 5,448

14. Constantine (2005)

R | 121 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.9
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50 Metascore

Supernatural detective John Constantine helps a detective prove her sisters death was not a suicide, but something more.

Writers: Jamie Delano, Garth Ennis, Kevin Brodbin, Frank A. Cappello | Director: Francis Lawrence | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Djimon Hounsou, Shia LaBeouf

Votes: 235,073 | Gross: $75.50M

15. Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.0
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78 Metascore

The mythical world starts a rebellion against humanity in order to rule the Earth, so Hellboy and his team must save the world from the rebellious creatures.

Writers: Guillermo del Toro, Mike Mignola | Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Doug Jones, John Alexander

Votes: 207,858 | Gross: $75.75M

16. Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)

PG | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

4.9
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34 Metascore

Mystery Inc. must save Coolsville from an attack of past unmasked monsters brought to life by an evil masked figure trying to "unmask" the gang.

Writers: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera, James Gunn | Director: Raja Gosnell | Stars: Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini

Votes: 33,031 | Gross: $84.19M

17. The Ghost Busters (1975)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.6
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Two guys and their pet gorilla hunt spooks.

Creator: Marc Richards | Stars: Forrest Tucker, Larry Storch, Bob Burns, Richard Balin

Votes: 252

18. Ghostbusters (1986–1987)

TV-Y7 | 25 min | Animation, Family, Sci-Fi

6.5
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A squad of supernatural investigators are Earth's only defense against an evil ghost wizard and his minions.

Creators: Marc Richards, Bob Logan, Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra | Stars: Pat Fraley, Peter Cullen, Alan Oppenheimer, Linda Gary

Votes: 1,784

19. Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.9
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A group of teenage friends and their Great Dane (Scooby-Doo) travel in a bright green van solving strange and hilarious mysteries, while returning from or going to a regular teenage function.

Stars: Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe, Frank Welker

Votes: 20,593

20. Ghostbusters (2009 Video Game)

Animation, Action, Comedy

8.7
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You play the newest employee of the paranormal investigations and eliminations business as a new wave of Gozer related hauntings plagues New York City.

Writers: Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Flint Dille, John Zuur Platten, John Melchior, Patrick Hegarty | Directors: Kody Sabourin, David Wheeler | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson

Votes: 1,924

21. Ringu (1998)

Unrated | 96 min | Horror, Mystery

7.3
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Ruthlessly murdered by her father, the ghost of a seer's daughter kills all those who watch a weird video after 7 days; unless the viewer finds the escape clause.

Writers: Hiroshi Takahashi, Kôji Suzuki | Director: Hideo Nakata | Stars: Nanako Matsushima, Miki Nakatani, Yûko Takeuchi, Hitomi Satô

Votes: 50,461

22. Grave Encounters (2011)

Not Rated | 92 min | Horror

6.1
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33 Metascore

For their ghost hunting reality show, a production crew locks themselves inside an abandoned mental hospital that's supposedly haunted - and it might prove to be all too true.

Writers: The Vicious Brothers, Stuart Ortiz, Colin Minihan | Directors: Colin Minihan, Stuart Ortiz, The Vicious Brothers | Stars: Ben Wilkinson, Sean Rogerson, Ashleigh Gryzko, Merwin Mondesir

Votes: 40,227

23. Alone in the Dark (2005)

R | 96 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

2.3
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9 Metascore

Based on the video game, Alone in the Dark focuses on Edward Carnby, a detective of the paranormal, who slowly unravels mysterious events with deadly results.

Writers: Elan Mastai, Michael Roesch, Peter Scheerer | Director: Uwe Boll | Stars: Christian Slater, Tara Reid, Stephen Dorff, Frank C. Turner

Votes: 37,573 | Gross: $5.13M

24. Scared Topless (2015 TV Movie)

80 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

5.2
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A group of unsuspecting college students explore a haunted house and get more than they bargained for when the sexual frenzy of the paranormal world reveals itself in SCARED TOPLESS. Come, ... See full summary »

Writers: Jim Wynorski, David Zani | Director: Jim Wynorski | Stars: Bridgette B., Frankie Cullen, Danica Dillon, Jacqui Holland

Votes: 55

25. Grave Encounters 2 (2012)

Not Rated | 95 min | Horror

5.1
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A film student who is obsessed with the movie Grave Encounters sets out with his friends to visit the psychiatric hospital depicted in the original film.

Writers: The Vicious Brothers, Stuart Ortiz, Colin Minihan | Director: John Poliquin | Stars: Richard Harmon, Shawn C. Phillips, Jennica Fulton, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman

Votes: 17,024

26. The Innkeepers (2011)

R | 101 min | Horror

5.5
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64 Metascore

During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.

Writer: Ti West | Director: Ti West | Stars: Sara Paxton, Pat Healy, Kelly McGillis, Alison Bartlett

Votes: 27,181 | Gross: $0.08M

27. Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975)

51 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

8.6
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A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

Creator: Jeffrey Grant Rice | Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 2,566

28. Noroi: The Curse (2005)

115 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.1
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A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."

Director: Kôji Shiraishi | Stars: Jin Muraki, Rio Kanno, Tomono Kuga, Marika Matsumoto

Votes: 5,864

29. Most Haunted (2002– )

180 min | Horror, Reality-TV

5.0
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Paranormal investigations into haunted locations, using psychic mediums and scientific equipment.

Stars: Yvette Fielding, Ciarán O'Keeffe, Derek Acorah, Richard Felix

Votes: 990

30. The Gravedancers (2006)

R | 95 min | Horror

5.6
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After a night of drunken exploits, Allison, Harris, and Kira are chased and terrorized by the ghosts of a child pyromaniac, an ax murderer, and a rapist.

Writers: Brad Keene, Chris Skinner | Director: Mike Mendez | Stars: Dominic Purcell, Clare Kramer, Josie Maran, Marcus Thomas

Votes: 7,987

31. Dark Tower (1989)

R | 91 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.1
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The construction of a skyscraper is being haunted by a ghost.

Writers: Robert J. Avrech, Ken Blackwell, Ken Wiederhorn | Directors: Freddie Francis, Ken Wiederhorn | Stars: Michael Moriarty, Jenny Agutter, Carol Lynley, Theodore Bikel

Votes: 348

32. The Haunted (1991 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Horror

6.5
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When the Smurl family moves into a duplex, they find out its haunted.

Writers: Robert Curran, Jack Smurl, Janet Smurl, Ed Warren, Lorraine Warren, Darrah Cloud | Director: Robert Mandel | Stars: Sally Kirkland, Jeffrey DeMunn, Louise Latham, George Wallace

Votes: 1,267

33. The New Scooby-Doo Movies (1972–1973)

TV-G | 43 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.7
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The Mystery Inc. gang investigate more supernatural sightings with various guest stars and characters.

Stars: Casey Kasem, Heather North, Don Messick, Frank Welker

Votes: 2,504

34. PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996–2000)

45 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.2
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A team of scientific researchers belonging to a scientific group that investigates reports of paranormal phenomena. A procedural format that follows a hand-full of characters on their ... See full summary »

Creators: Peter Aykroyd, Christopher Chacon | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Nancy Anne Sakovich, Barclay Hope, Colin Fox

Votes: 1,316

35. Ghost Adventures: Aftershocks (2014– )

History, Reality-TV, Thriller

6.6
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Zak and Aaron, 2/3 of the Ghost Adventures crew, reunite with some of their past guests. In an intimate setting, Zak sits face to face with the haunted people from some of the most haunted ... See full summary »

Stars: Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley, Tim Brazeal

Votes: 282

36. Night Stalker (2005– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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Kolchak and his partner, Perri, investigate his wife's mysterious murder and end up uncovering something much more disturbing...

Creator: Frank Spotnitz | Stars: Stuart Townsend, Gabrielle Union, Eric Jungmann, Cotter Smith

Votes: 1,111

37. Short Night of Glass Dolls (1971)

Not Rated | 97 min | Horror, Mystery

6.8
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An American journalist in Prague searches for his girlfriend who has suddenly disappeared.

Writers: Aldo Lado, Ruediger von Spies | Director: Aldo Lado | Stars: Ingrid Thulin, Jean Sorel, Mario Adorf, Barbara Bach

Votes: 1,527

38. Ringu 2 (1999)

Not Rated | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.0
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Reiko takes Yoichi into hiding when her son begins to display frightening powers. Meanwhile, Mai Takano and the authorities begin a desperate search for them, as the mysterious Ring curse spreads...

Writers: Hiroshi Takahashi, Kôji Suzuki | Director: Hideo Nakata | Stars: Miki Nakatani, Hitomi Satô, Kyoko Fukada, Fumiyo Kohinata

Votes: 9,860

39. Past Life (2010– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.6
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Creator: David Hudgins | Stars: Kelli Giddish, Nic Bishop, Richard Schiff, Ravi Patel

Votes: 358

40. Witchtrap (1989)

R | 92 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

4.5
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Parapsychologists try to make an inn haunted by an evil witch's ghost safe for guests.

Writer: Kevin Tenney | Director: Kevin Tenney | Stars: James W. Quinn, Kathleen Bailey, Judy Tatum, Rob Zapple

Votes: 304

41. Ghost Lab (2009– )

Documentary, Mystery, Reality-TV

5.2
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Stars: Barry Klinge, Brad Klinge, Mike Rowe, Katie Burr

Votes: 329

42. Le orme (1975)

90 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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A woman is tormented by strange dreams of astronauts on the moon. She visits a deserted seaside town whose inhabitants know her even though she does not know them.

Writers: Luigi Bazzoni, Mario Fanelli | Directors: Luigi Bazzoni, Mario Fanelli | Stars: Florinda Bolkan, Peter McEnery, Klaus Kinski, Lila Kedrova

Votes: 955

43. The Shades (2016)

Horror, Thriller

8.6
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Two U.S. ecologists travel to a remote town in South America to investigate what appears to be unnatural decay of the environment. They soon discover the cause is a horrific curse that's been haunting the lands for centuries.

Writers: Rodrigo Mattos, Jeff Sun | Director: Jeff Sun | Stars: Rodrigo Mattos, Nicole Alexandra Lvova, Sarah Hess, Andrea Camponovo

Votes: 11

44. The Chronicle (2001–2002)

48 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.8
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A young, highly qualified reporter can't find work with a major paper and signs on with a tabloid. There he learns that all the tabloid stories including aliens, big foot, and reincarnation are true.

Stars: Chad Willett, Rena Sofer, Reno Wilson, Jon Polito

Votes: 275

45. F.E.A.R.: First Encounter Assault Recon (2005 Video Game)

M | Action, Horror, Mystery

8.5
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You play an elite commando for a unique covert operations unit hunting for a mysterious fugitive who commands a clone army while mysterious things occur around you.

Writer: Craig Hubbard | Director: Craig Hubbard | Stars: Greg Baldwin, Jock Blaney, Susanna Burney, Colby Chester

Votes: 1,632

46. Unexplained Mysteries (2003– )

Documentary, Crime, Mystery

6.8
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Stars: Jonathan David Cook, Christopher Chacon, Robert Salas, Cha-Das-Ska-Dum Which-ta-lum

Votes: 40

47. Goober and the Ghost Chasers (1973–1975)

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Mystery

7.4
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A dog, able to become temporarily invisible, and his human companions investigate mysteries involving the paranormal.

Stars: Paul Winchell, Jo Ann Harris, Ronnie Schell, Jerry Dexter

Votes: 68

48. Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002 TV Movie)

R | 105 min | Horror

5.2
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The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.

Writer: Phil Penningroth | Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith | Stars: Beau Bridges, Nia Long, Miguel Ferrer, Gabriel Olds

Votes: 412

49. The Omega Factor (1979– )

50 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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A covert branch of British Intelligence is assigned to investigate the strange, the supernatural, the...'Omega Factor'.

Creator: Jack Gerson | Stars: James Hazeldine, Louise Jameson, John Carlisle, Brown Derby

Votes: 103

50. Shadow Chasers (1985– )

60 min | Fantasy, Mystery

7.9
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A disparate duo investigates the paranormal.

Creators: Kenneth Johnson, Brian Grazer | Stars: Trevor Eve, Dennis Dugan, Nina Foch, Hermione Baddeley

Votes: 44