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1. Odd Thomas (2013)

97 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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45 Metascore

In a California desert town, a short-order cook with clairvoyant abilities encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark, threatening forces.

Writers: Stephen Sommers, Dean R. Koontz | Director: Stephen Sommers | Stars: Anton Yelchin, Ashley Sommers, Leonor Varela, Matthew Page

2. Poltergeist (1982)

PG | 114 min | Horror

7.4
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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

3. The Quiet Ones (2014)

PG-13 | 98 min | Horror

5.1
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41 Metascore

A university professor and a team of students conduct an experiment on a young woman, uncovering terrifyingly dark, unexpected forces in the process.

Writers: Craig Rosenberg, Oren Moverman, John Pogue, Tom de Ville | Director: John Pogue | Stars: Jared Harris, Sam Claflin, Olivia Cooke, Erin Richards

4. What Lies Beneath (2000)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.6
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51 Metascore

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.

Writers: Clark Gregg, Sarah Kernochan | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer, Katharine Towne, Miranda Otto

5. Scary Movie 2 (2001)

R | 83 min | Comedy

5.2
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29 Metascore

Four teens are tricked by their professor into visiting a haunted house for a school project.

Writers: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Buddy Johnson, Phil Beauman, Jason Friedberg, Aaron Seltzer, Alyson Fouse, Greg Grabianski, Dave Polsky, Michael Anthony Snowden, Craig Wayans | Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Stars: Anna Faris, Marlon Wayans, Antony Acker, Mark Barrett

6. Drag Me to Hell (2009)

PG-13 | 99 min | Horror

6.6
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83 Metascore

A loan officer who evicts an old woman from her home finds herself the recipient of a supernatural curse. Desperate, she turns to a seer to try and save her soul, while evil forces work to push her to a breaking point.

Writers: Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Alison Lohman, Justin Long, Ruth Livier, Lorna Raver

7. 1408 (2007)

PG-13 | 104 min | Horror, Mystery

6.8
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64 Metascore

A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.

Writers: Matt Greenberg, Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski, Stephen King | Director: Mikael Håfström | Stars: John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Mary McCormack, Paul Birchard

8. The Haunting (1999)

PG-13 | 113 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

4.8
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When Eleanor, Theo, and Luke decide to take part in a sleep study at a huge mansion they get more than they bargained for when Dr. Marrow tells them of the house's ghostly past.

Writers: David Self, Shirley Jackson | Director: Jan de Bont | Stars: Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson, Lili Taylor

9. House on Haunted Hill (1999)

R | 93 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.6
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28 Metascore

A millionaire offers a group of diverse people $1,000,000 to spend the night in a haunted house with a horrifying past.

Writers: Robb White, Dick Beebe | Director: William Malone | Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Famke Janssen, Taye Diggs, Peter Gallagher

10. Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)

R | 88 min | Horror

4.5
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40 Metascore

It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.

Writers: Christopher Landon, Chad Feehan, Oren Peli | Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman | Stars: Stephen Dunham, Katie Featherston, Matt Shively, Brendon Eggertsen

11. Rose Red (2002 TV Mini-Series)

PG-13 | 254 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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A group of people with psychic powers are invited to spend the night in a haunted house.

Stars: Nancy Travis, Matt Keeslar, Kimberly J. Brown, David Dukes

12. The Changeling (1980)

R | 107 min | Horror, Mystery

7.3
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A man staying at a secluded historical mansion finds himself being haunted by the presence of a spectre.

Writers: Russell Hunter, William Gray, Diana Maddox | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Marsh

13. Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)

PG-13 | 91 min | Horror

5.6
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The Freeling family have a new house, but their troubles with supernatural forces don't seem to be over.

Writers: Michael Grais, Mark Victor | Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Heather O'Rourke, Oliver Robins

14. The Entity (1982)

R | 125 min | Biography, Drama, Horror

6.6
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Supposedly based partially on a true story, a woman is tormented and sexually molested by an invisible demon.

Writer: Frank De Felitta | Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Barbara Hershey, Ron Silver, David Labiosa, George Coe

15. Poltergeist III (1988)

PG | 98 min | Horror, Thriller

4.5
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Carol Anne is staying with her aunt in a highrise building, and the supernatural forces that have haunted her previously follow her there.

Writers: Gary Sherman, Brian Taggert | Director: Gary Sherman | Stars: Heather O'Rourke, Tom Skerritt, Nancy Allen, Zelda Rubinstein

16. The Haunting (1963)

Approved | 112 min | Horror

7.6
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A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind.

Writers: Nelson Gidding, Shirley Jackson | Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Russ Tamblyn

17. An American Haunting (2005)

PG-13 | 83 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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38 Metascore

Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.

Writers: Brent Monahan, Courtney Solomon | Director: Courtney Solomon | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Sissy Spacek, Rachel Hurd-Wood, James D'Arcy

18. Amityville II: The Possession (1982)

R | 104 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.3
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A family moves into their new home, which proves to be evil, resulting in the demonic possession of the teenage son. Only the local priest can save him.

Writers: Tommy Lee Wallace, Hans Holzer | Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: James Olson, Burt Young, Rutanya Alda, Jack Magner

19. The Legend of Hell House (1973)

PG | 95 min | Horror, Mystery

6.9
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A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death. ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard Matheson | Director: John Hough | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Gayle Hunnicutt, Pamela Franklin, Clive Revill

20. Poltergeist: The Legacy (1996–1999)

Unrated | 60 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

7.0
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"The Legacy" is a secret society that began many centuries ago to accumulate knowledge and artifacts to help fight against the evil in the world. This particular Legacy team is set in San ... See full summary »

Creator: Richard Barton Lewis | Stars: Derek de Lint, Martin Cummins, Robbi Chong, Helen Shaver

21. When the Lights Went Out (2012)

86 min | Horror

5.3
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Poltergeists attack a family in Yorkshire during the 1974 nationwide blackouts.

Writer: Pat Holden | Director: Pat Holden | Stars: Kate Ashfield, Nicky Bell, Alan Brent, Claire Catterson

22. Fertile Ground (2011)

R | 95 min | Horror

4.6
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Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate's ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home.

Writers: Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch | Director: Adam Gierasch | Stars: Leisha Hailey, Gale Harold, Chelcie Ross, JoNell Kennedy

23. The Gravedancers (2006)

R | 95 min | Horror, Thriller

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

24. Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive (1992 TV Movie)

PG | 97 min | Horror, Thriller

5.8
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Said to be based on fact, the residents of new houses experience disturbing supernatural phenomena. They find out that their houses are built on land formerly used as a cemetery.

Writers: Ben Williams, Jean Williams, John Bruce Shoemaker, Gregory Goodell | Director: John Patterson | Stars: Patty Duke, David Selby, Kiersten Warren, Blake Clark

25. 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

26. Revived (2011)

47 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.8
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After trespassing at an abandoned house a pair of friends become increasingly tormented by a restless spirit.

Writer: Thomas Petahtegoose | Directors: Chris Escorrega, Thomas Petahtegoose | Stars: Chris Escorrega, Thomas Petahtegoose, Lalada Escorrega

27. Scariest Places on Earth (2000– )

TV-PG | Horror, Mystery, Reality-TV

7.3
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Host Linda Blair and Narrator Zelda Rubinstien go world wide to interview several people who they claim have been in haunted houses, haunted castles and ritual grounds and graveyards.

Stars: Linda Blair, Zelda Rubinstein, Alan Robson, Siwan Morris

28. Project Aether (2011)

Sci-Fi

7.4
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An American Writer's family ties relate back to a late 1950's experiment resulting in a high level haunting of a old wooded house they move into on the banks of a lazy bayou. A government ... See full summary »

Writer: Shawn Welling | Director: Shawn Welling | Stars: Shawn Welling, Marissa Lee, Joy Willard, Michael Pickering

29. Haunted Trailer (2014)

90 min | Comedy, Horror

4.5
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Two goofy hick brothers (Elvis and Aaron), their crazy redneck Momma and sexy sister (Prissy) must exorcise their mobile home of an ancient demon set free to fulfill the 2012 prophecy, with... See full summary »

Writers: Chuck Norfolk, Steven Scott Norfolk, Tim Norfolk | Director: Chuck Norfolk | Stars: Ron Jeremy, Joe Grisaffi, Jeremy James Douglas Norton, Jake Byrd

30. Bell Witch Haunting (2004)

124 min | Drama, History, Horror

4.6
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"The Bell Witch Haunting" is a powerful supernatural historic thriller based on terrifying actual events that took place in Robertson County, Tennessee from 1817 to 1821, in which a spirit ... See full summary »

Writer: Ric White | Director: Ric White | Stars: Doug Moore, Stephanie Love, Amber Bland, Hope Wade

31. House of the Damned (1996)

R | 83 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

4.2
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Will and Maura, despite their marital problems, decide to come to Ireland and live on Maura's ancestral estate, bringing with them their daughter Aubrey. But soon weird happenings around ... See full summary »

Writers: Victoria Muspratt, Brendan Broderick | Director: Scott P. Levy | Stars: Alexandra Paul, Greg Evigan, Briana Evigan, Eamonn Draper

32. Urban Ghost Story (1998)

R | 82 min | Drama, Horror

5.5
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After a car accident, Lizzie lies dead on the roadside - slowly she is taken into the light - but is pulled back to earth when she is revived by the doctors. Lizzie feels sure that during ... See full summary »

Writers: Geneviève Jolliffe, Chris Jones | Director: Geneviève Jolliffe | Stars: Jason Connery, Stephanie Buttle, Heather Ann Foster, Nicola Stapleton

33. Wârudo apâtomento horâ (1991)

97 min | Comedy, Horror

6.3
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A Yakuza underling is given the assignment to rid an apartment of its tenants within a week. He tries a variety of desperate tactics to no avail. Soon his problems get worse as an evil ... See full summary »

Writers: Satoshi Kon, Keiko Nobumoto, Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Director: Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Stars: SABU, Jazz Cutz, Mohammed Abdul Sahib, Hiroshi Shimizu

34. The Frightening (2002)

R | 85 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

2.7
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On his first day at Hallow End High School, Corey Peterson discovers that a rash of murders is occurring on campus. Soon, a battle emerges between jocks and geeks, and Corey must choose a side.

Writers: Ryan Carrassi, Matthew Jason Walsh | Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Matthew Twining, James E. Foley, Jack Carlisle, Mark Ian Miller

35. The Life After Death Project (2013 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.6
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A fascinating quest for proof of life after death -- a true-life enigma that begins with one small, odd incident and mushrooms into a huge scientific inquiry into apparent messages from the 'Other Side.'

Writer: Paul Davids | Director: Paul Davids | Stars: Richard Matheson, Whitley Strieber, Dannion Brinkley, Michael Shermer

37. 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

38. The Enfield Poltergeist

90 min | Horror | Announced

In August 1977 Margaret Hodgson called police to her home in Enfield after two of her children saw furniture moving and heard knocking sounds on walls. A female police constable saw a chair... See full summary »

39. Molly and the Ghost (1991)

87 min | Horror

3.8
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Conniving and duplicitous tramp Susan tries to have her older sister Molly killed so she can have Molly's hunky husband Jeff all to herself. Things go awry when hired assassin John bumps ... See full summary »

Director: Don Jones | Stars: Ena Henderson, Lee Darling, Ron Moriarty, Daniel Martine

40. The Ghost Experiment 3D

Horror | Post-production

A group of students, after learning of a long-forgotten experiment in which a team of parapsychologists created a ghost through mind manipulation and physical experiments, decides to do a ... See full summary »

Writers: Kevin J. Foxe, Valerio Zanoli | Director: Kevin J. Foxe | Stars: Megan Rosati, Stephanie Lomenick, Chris Sibley, Shane McNichol

41. Bio-Dead (2009 TV Movie)

R | 84 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.3
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After a devastating biological disaster kills twelve million people, a hazmat team searches the contaminated waste land for survivors, but find a vicious predator with a hunger for human flesh.

Writer: Stephen J. Hadden | Director: Stephen J. Hadden | Stars: Matthew Norton, Derek Long, Tony Williams, Jacob Gentry

42. The Ghosts of Angela Webb (2005 Video)

90 min | Horror

5.6
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Angela Webb believes her house is haunted. Psychics Alexander Stewart and Bernadette Fieldstone are contacted to try to uncover the secrets hidden within her home. What they experience is ... See full summary »

Director: Karl Petry | Stars: Deana Enoches, Michael R. Thomas, June Marlowe, Duke Snyder

43. The Secret KGB Paranormal Files (2001 TV Movie)

87 min | Documentary

6.9
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This program investigates the probes and projects sponsored by the KGB to look into paranormal matters. Viewers will learn much about the KGB's view of American history and the effects ... See full summary »

Writers: Jeremy Cole, Joseph La Jeunesse, Judy Lyness, Tom Martin | Stars: Roger Moore, Mehmet Ali Agca, Eugene Alper, Phil Bowers

44. The Life After Death Project 2: Personal Encounters (2013 Video)

101 min | Documentary

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Spellbinding accounts of personal encounters with life after death from people of all walks of life including doctors and nurses who have seen spirit visitations and related strange phenomena. Also updates the Forrest J Ackerman case.

Director: Paul Davids | Stars: John B. Alexander, John Lerma, Lynne Kitei, Claude Swanson

45. The Shades (2014)

Horror, Thriller

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Two American 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, Andrea Camponovo, Alejandra Lanza

46. 'Wag kang lilingon (2006)

96 min | Horror

6.7
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"Wag Kang Lilingon is a twin-bill horror movie In the first story "Uyayi," Anne plays Melissa, a young nurse with a bright future ahead of her. But will the future turn to her favor as ... See full summary »

Writer: Ricardo Lee | Directors: Quark Henares, Jerry Lopez Sineneng | Stars: Anne Curtis, Marvin Agustin, Raymond Bagatsing, Kathleen Hermosa

47. The Fury Within (1998 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama, Family, Horror

4.6
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A recently separated couple and their children are terrorized by paranormal events.

Writers: William Bast, Paul Huson | Director: Noel Nosseck | Stars: Ally Sheedy, Costas Mandylor, Jodie Dry, Steve Bastoni

48. Ispiritista: Itay, may moomoo (2005)

Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

5.5
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Writers: Antonio P. Tuviera, Tony Y. Reyes, Nino Tuviera-Rodriguez, R.J. Nuevas | Director: Tony Y. Reyes | Stars: Vic Sotto, Cindy Kurleto, Iza Calzado, BJ Forbes

49. The Ghost That Talked (1957)

30 min | Short

7.2
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A re-creation of events that occurred during the Shawville, Quebec haunting of 1889, and its investigation by paranormal enthusiast and journalist Percy Woodcock. This is followed by a ... See full summary »

Writer: William Weintraub | Director: Don Haldane | Star: Fred Davis

50. The Sleep of Reason (2003)

Thriller, Horror

6.3
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A modern horror story about the thin line between reality and imagination. When four musicians move into an old, abandoned house in order to find solitude to rehearse, strange events begin ... See full summary »

Writer: Michael Carvaines | Director: Michael Carvaines | Stars: Cheryl Tsai, Christopher Heltai, Brendan McMahon, Paul Kaitson