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1. Victor Frankenstein (2015)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.0
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36 Metascore

Told from Igor's perspective, we see the troubled young assistant's dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man - and the legend - we know today.

Director: Paul McGuigan | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, Jessica Brown Findlay, Andrew Scott

Votes: 29,428 | Gross: $5.77M

2. Species (1995)

R | 108 min | Action, Horror, Romance

5.8
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A group of scientists try to track down and trap a killer alien seductress before she successfully mates with a human.

Director: Roger Donaldson | Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Michael Madsen, Ben Kingsley, Alfred Molina

Votes: 61,215 | Gross: $60.05M

3. Saw (2004)

R | 103 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.7
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46 Metascore

Two strangers awaken in a room with no recollection of how they got there or why, and soon discover they are pawns in a deadly game perpetrated by a notorious serial killer.

Director: James Wan | Stars: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover, Ken Leung

Votes: 300,030 | Gross: $55.15M

4. Splice (2009)

R | 104 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.8
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66 Metascore

Genetic engineers Clive Nicoli and Elsa Kast hope to achieve fame by successfully splicing together the DNA of different animals to create new hybrid animals for medical use.

Director: Vincenzo Natali | Stars: Adrien Brody, Sarah Polley, Delphine Chanéac, Brandon McGibbon

Votes: 79,685 | Gross: $17.00M

5. Pandorum (2009)

R | 108 min | Action, Horror, Mystery

6.8
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28 Metascore

A pair of crew members aboard a spaceship wake up with no knowledge of their mission or their identities.

Director: Christian Alvart | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Ben Foster, Cam Gigandet, Antje Traue

Votes: 121,678 | Gross: $10.33M

6. Basic Instinct 2 (2006)

R | 114 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

4.2
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26 Metascore

Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: Sharon Stone, David Morrissey, David Thewlis, Stan Collymore

Votes: 31,198 | Gross: $5.85M

7. Saw II (2005)

R | 93 min | Horror, Mystery

6.6
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40 Metascore

A detective and his team must rescue eight people trapped in a factory by the twisted serial killer known as Jigsaw.

Director: Darren Lynn Bousman | Stars: Donnie Wahlberg, Beverley Mitchell, Franky G, Emmanuelle Vaugier

Votes: 189,150 | Gross: $87.03M

8. The Invention of Lying (2009)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.4
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58 Metascore

A comedy set in a world where no one has ever lied, until a writer seizes the opportunity for personal gain.

Directors: Ricky Gervais, Matthew Robinson | Stars: Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner, Jonah Hill, Louis C.K.

Votes: 94,527 | Gross: $18.44M

9. Saw III (2006)

R | 108 min | Horror, Mystery

6.2
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48 Metascore

Jigsaw kidnaps a doctor to keep him alive while he watches his new apprentice put an unlucky citizen through a brutal test.

Director: Darren Lynn Bousman | Stars: Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Angus Macfadyen, Bahar Soomekh

Votes: 142,502 | Gross: $80.15M

10. Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)

R | 123 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

6.4
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When the brilliant but unorthodox scientist Victor Frankenstein rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes and later swears revenge.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, Helena Bonham Carter, Tom Hulce

Votes: 42,607 | Gross: $22.02M

11. Death Note (2006)

126 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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A battle between the world's 2 greatest minds begins when Light Yagami finds the Death Note, a notebook with the power to kill, and decides to rid the world of criminals.

Director: Shûsuke Kaneko | Stars: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Ken'ichi Matsuyama, Asaka Seto, Shigeki Hosokawa

Votes: 22,486

12. The Final Countdown (1980)

PG | 103 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.7
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A modern aircraft carrier is thrown back in time to 1941 near Hawaii, just hours before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Katharine Ross, James Farentino

Votes: 16,159

13. The Fly (1958)

Approved | 94 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.1
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A scientist has a horrific accident when he tries to use his newly invented teleportation device.

Director: Kurt Neumann | Stars: David Hedison, Patricia Owens, Vincent Price, Herbert Marshall

Votes: 15,565

14. Coma (1978)

PG | 113 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.9
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When a young female doctor notices an unnatural amount of comas occurring in her hospital she uncovers a horrible conspiracy.

Director: Michael Crichton | Stars: Michael Douglas, Rip Torn, Geneviève Bujold, Elizabeth Ashley

Votes: 13,310

15. Deadly Friend (1986)

R | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.5
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After his friend is killed by her abusive father, the new kid in town attempts to save her by implanting robotic microchips into her brain.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Matthew Labyorteaux, Kristy Swanson, Michael Sharrett, Anne Twomey

Votes: 4,951 | Gross: $8.99M

16. House of 9 (2005)

R | 86 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

5.6
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Nine strangers, with no apparent connection between them are abducted: drugged, kidnapped and sealed in a house together.

Director: Steven R. Monroe | Stars: Kelly Brook, Dennis Hopper, Hippolyte Girardot, Ashley Walters

Votes: 7,516

17. No Vacancy (2012)

R | 81 min | Horror

4.2
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Seven friends on a road trip break down near a rest-stop motel, where they encounter a seemingly helpful group of people. Convinced to stay overnight, the friends wake up in their rooms to a gruesome and bloody terror.

Director: Chris Stokes | Stars: Kristen Quintrall, Denyce Lawton, Christopher Jones, JoJo Wright

Votes: 1,565

18. Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)

R | 85 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.4
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The ultimate weapon which was meant to be safe for the mankind produces global side effects including time slides and disappearances. The scientist behind the project and his car are zapped... See full summary »

Director: Roger Corman | Stars: John Hurt, Raul Julia, Nick Brimble, Bridget Fonda

Votes: 2,935

19. Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics (1994 TV Movie)

89 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

6.4
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This tv movie features two stories by Rod Serling, who also wrote the stories of the original The Twilight Zone (1959) series. "The Theater": A young girl goes to the cinema to see His Girl... See full summary »

Director: Robert Markowitz | Stars: James Earl Jones, Amy Irving, Gary Cole, Patrick Bergin

Votes: 400

20. Frankenstein (1984 TV Movie)

81 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.2
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A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results.

Director: James Ormerod | Stars: Robert Powell, David Warner, Carrie Fisher, John Gielgud

Votes: 113

21. Doctor Blood's Coffin (1961)

Unrated | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

4.8
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People are mysteriously disappearing near a remote Cornish village, where a scientist is experimenting with reviving the dead.

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Kieron Moore, Hazel Court, Ian Hunter, Kenneth J. Warren

Votes: 467

22. Den (2001)

120 min | Thriller, Drama, Horror

4.3
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A serial killer, with a religious secret, captures four victims and plays a deadly game of Q & A. The winner is promised to come out alive from this "wreck" room where truth, sin and religious faith are the game of choice.

Director: Greg Arce | Stars: Greg Arce, Stephanie Rettig, Lee Schall, Dana J. Ryan

Votes: 52

23. Progulka po eshafotu (1992)

123 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

6.8
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Two people in love find a hut in the woods, where they decide to overnight. The hut was on the shore of a lake and the beautiful view was only spoilt by an axe stuck in the wooden ... See full summary »

Director: Isaakas Fridbergas | Stars: Dmitriy Pevtsov, Olga Drozdova, Boris Plotnikov, S. Adoev

Votes: 42

24. X-Men (1992–1997)
Episode: 'Til Death Do Us Part: Part 2 (1993)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Family

8.4
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Scott and Jean are on their way to a secluded island for their honeymoon, but gets cut short by Mister Sinister. As Morph continues with his plans of revenge against the X-Men, he starts ... See full summary »

Directors: Larry Houston, Richard Bowman | Stars: Cedric Smith, Cathal J. Dodd, Norm Spencer, Alison Sealy-Smith

Votes: 140

25. Futurama (1999–2013)
Episode: A Clockwork Origin (2010)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

7.8
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After a dispute with creationists, Farnsworth flees with the others to a remote, uninhabited planet. Upon releasing microrobots in a pond, non-organic life begins to evolve on the planet.

Director: Dwayne Carey-Hill | Stars: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Votes: 789

26. The Mighty Boosh (2003–2007)
Episode: Mutants (2004)

28 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

7.9
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The animals are disappearing from the zoo and it's up to Howard to find them.

Director: Paul King | Stars: Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding, Rich Fulcher, Michael Fielding

Votes: 184

27. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Brain of Morbius: Part Three (1976)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.5
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The Doctor attempts to restore the Sacred Flame to prove his good intentions to the Sisterhood, while Solon prepares to connect the brain of Morbius to his body.

Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Philip Madoc, Colin Fay

Votes: 181

28. The Collector (2004–2006)
Episode: The Miniaturist (2004)

44 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

7.1
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The Devil creates miniature people for a dollhouse maker.

Director: George Mendeluk | Stars: Chris Kramer, Carly Pope, Ellen Dubin, Tom McBeath

Votes: 8

29. Doctor Who (2005– )
Episode: The Parting of the Ways (2005)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

9.1
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The Dalek fleet is poised to destroy the Earth and only The Doctor, Rose, Jack and a band of television producers can stop them.

Director: Joe Ahearne | Stars: Christopher Eccleston, Billie Piper, John Barrowman, Jo Stone-Fewings

Votes: 4,052

30. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Talons of Weng-Chiang: Part One (1977)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.9
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The Doctor and Leela land in Victorian London, and find themselves in the middle of missing girls, mutilated bodies, and vicious Chinese gangs. The Palace theater, presenting hypnotist Li H'sen Chang seems to be at the center of it all.

Director: David Maloney | Stars: Tom Baker, Louise Jameson, John Bennett, Christopher Benjamin

Votes: 320