Scary Movies

by toribeth26 | created - 05 Sep 2012 | updated - 27 Apr 2015 | Public

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1. A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

R | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

35 Metascore

The spectre of a dead child rapist haunts the children of the parents who murdered him, stalking and killing them in their dreams.

Director: Samuel Bayer | Stars: Jackie Earle Haley, Rooney Mara, Kyle Gallner, Katie Cassidy

Votes: 85,933 | Gross: $63.08M

This one was pretty good, a little disturbing but good.

2. Friday the 13th (2009)

R | 97 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

34 Metascore

A group of young adults discover a boarded up Camp Crystal Lake, where they soon encounter Jason Voorhees and his deadly intentions.

Director: Marcus Nispel | Stars: Jared Padalecki, Amanda Righetti, Derek Mears, Danielle Panabaker

Votes: 89,677 | Gross: $65.00M

This one is more gory than scary, but I really liked it because it had Jared Padalecki in it.

3. Halloween (1978)

R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

81 Metascore

Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield, Illinois to kill again.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tony Moran, Nancy Kyes

Votes: 207,055 | Gross: $47.00M

This one was just weird it didn't really scare me.

4. Signs (2002)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

59 Metascore

A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.

Director: M. Night Shyamalan | Stars: Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix, Rory Culkin, Abigail Breslin

Votes: 318,443 | Gross: $227.97M

This one wasn't that scary

5. Disturbia (2007)

PG-13 | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

62 Metascore

A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer.

Director: D.J. Caruso | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, David Morse, Carrie-Anne Moss, Sarah Roemer

Votes: 208,233 | Gross: $80.21M

I like this one because not only is Shia Labeouf in it, it's a good teen scream

6. Prom Night (I) (2008)

PG-13 | 88 min | Horror, Mystery

17 Metascore

Donna's senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.

Director: Nelson McCormick | Stars: Brittany Snow, Scott Porter, Jessica Stroup, Dana Davis

Votes: 31,996 | Gross: $43.87M

This one is ok, it made me jump a few times but it was pretty predictable

7. Paranormal Activity (2007)

R | 86 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

68 Metascore

After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.

Director: Oren Peli | Stars: Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Mark Fredrichs, Amber Armstrong

Votes: 208,797 | Gross: $107.92M

Ok, I have watched a lot of scary movies and for some reason this was one that really scared me... I don't know why it just freaked me out. It is really good though.

8. Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)

R | 91 min | Horror

53 Metascore

After experiencing what they think are a series of "break-ins", a family sets up security cameras around their home, only to realize that the events unfolding before them are more sinister than they seem.

Director: Tod Williams | Stars: Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Molly Ephraim, David Bierend

Votes: 93,545 | Gross: $84.75M

Still creepy, still good

9. Sorority Row (2009)

R | 101 min | Horror, Mystery

24 Metascore

A group of sorority sisters try to cover up the death of their house-sister after a prank gone wrong, only to be stalked by a serial killer.

Director: Stewart Hendler | Stars: Briana Evigan, Rumer Willis, Carrie Fisher, Teri Andrez

Votes: 27,145 | Gross: $11.96M

okay this movie was awesome! The girls weren't totally dumb and yes some survived and a major plot twist i did not see coming!

10. Fear Island (2009 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Five students on spring break meet at a secluded island cabin for a weekend getaway. After a night of music, drinking and getting re-acquainted the five friends are shocked to find the cabin's caretaker murdered and the only boat off the island gone. Stranded on the island they become the prey of a mysterious killer who seems bent on revenge for something the friends have done. They must defend ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Storey | Stars: Aaron Ashmore, Haylie Duff, Lucy Hale, Kyle Schmid

Votes: 3,709

I thought this movie was pretty good not too much gore and a good plot twist

11. When a Stranger Calls (2006)

PG-13 | 87 min | Horror, Thriller

27 Metascore

During a babysitting gig, a high-school student is harassed by an increasingly threatening prank caller.

Director: Simon West | Stars: Camilla Belle, Tommy Flanagan, Katie Cassidy, Tessa Thompson

Votes: 40,341 | Gross: $47.86M

Not going to lie, this was one of those movies where you start yelling at the t.v. because the people are being stupid, but no gore and a decent teen movie...pretty mild scare.

12. Messages Deleted (2010)

Not Rated | 92 min | Mystery, Thriller

A screenwriting teacher is forced to live out the plot of a screenplay idea he stole from a student, who now seeks revenge.

Director: Rob Cowan | Stars: Matthew Lillard, Deborah Kara Unger, Gina Holden, Serge Houde

Votes: 1,930

This one was pretty good a little confusing but not that scary.

13. The Ring (2002)

PG-13 | 115 min | Horror, Mystery

57 Metascore

A journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone one week to the day after they view it.

Director: Gore Verbinski | Stars: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox, David Dorfman

Votes: 299,610 | Gross: $129.13M

Really good scare factor, it was thrilling,shocking,and creepy. More of a creep factor than a scare factor.

14. Children of the Corn (1984)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

45 Metascore

A young couple is trapped in a remote town where a dangerous religious cult of children believe everyone over the age of 18 must be killed.

Director: Fritz Kiersch | Stars: Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton, R.G. Armstrong, John Franklin

Votes: 42,978 | Gross: $14.57M

This movie didn't scare me at all... It was actually really cheesy!

15. The Final (I) (2010)

R | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

A group of high school outcasts get revenge on the students that torment them.

Director: Joey Stewart | Stars: Marc Donato, Jascha Washington, Whitney Hoy, Justin Arnold

Votes: 10,011

Pretty Creepy and very gory...a good Halloween movie!

16. The Haunting (1999)

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

42 Metascore

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.

Director: Jan de Bont | Stars: Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson, Lili Taylor

Votes: 67,143 | Gross: $91.41M

I really liked this one, it is very creepy and also a good Halloween movie.

17. Return to House on Haunted Hill (2007 Video)

R | 79 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Eight years after the millionaire Mr. Price rented Hill House for a macabre birthday party, a team of researchers dares to come in, looking for a precious statue, a satanic idol who is believed to possess demonic powers.

Director: Víctor García | Stars: Amanda Righetti, Cerina Vincent, Erik Palladino, Tom Riley

Votes: 8,730

One word 'Gory', this movie is filled with gore and ghosts a really good scare!

18. The Sixth Sense (1999)

PG-13 | 107 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

64 Metascore

A boy who communicates with spirits seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist.

Director: M. Night Shyamalan | Stars: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams

Votes: 849,274 | Gross: $293.51M

A classic horror flic! I love this movie gory ghosts and all!

19. 1408 (2007)

PG-13 | 104 min | Horror, Mystery

64 Metascore

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

Director: Mikael Håfström | Stars: John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Mary McCormack, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 242,461 | Gross: $71.99M

I was really confused by the end of this movie but overall it was a pretty good movie.

20. The Fog (2005)

PG-13 | 100 min | Horror

27 Metascore

A thick mist full of vengeful spirits haunts a prosperous island town off the coast of Oregon, as its inhabitants try to learn their town's dark secret in order to stop it.

Director: Rupert Wainwright | Stars: Tom Welling, Maggie Grace, Selma Blair, DeRay Davis

Votes: 33,246 | Gross: $29.51M

I like this one and besides the creepy ghosts there's a hunky Tom Welling to keep your attention

21. Final Destination (2000)

R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller

36 Metascore

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.

Director: James Wong | Stars: Devon Sawa, Ali Larter, Kerr Smith, Kristen Cloke

Votes: 212,450 | Gross: $53.33M

This one really isn't all that scary just really gory

22. Final Destination 2 (2003)

R | 90 min | Horror

38 Metascore

When Kimberly has a violent premonition of a highway pileup she blocks the freeway, keeping a few others meant to die, safe...Or are they? The survivors mysteriously start dying and it's up to Kimberly to stop it before she's next.

Director: David R. Ellis | Stars: A.J. Cook, Ali Larter, Tony Todd, Michael Landes

Votes: 141,184 | Gross: $46.96M

Pretty good, very gory obviously but a good movie!

23. Final Destination 3 (2006)

R | 93 min | Horror

41 Metascore

A student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from Death itself, which seeks out those who escaped their fate.

Director: James Wong | Stars: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ryan Merriman, Kris Lemche, Alexz Johnson

Votes: 121,315 | Gross: $54.10M

I really like this one it is gory and predictable but It is still very enjoyable

24. The Final Destination (2009)

R | 82 min | Horror

30 Metascore

After a young man's premonition of a deadly race-car crash helps saves the lives of his peers, Death sets out to collect those who evaded their end.

Director: David R. Ellis | Stars: Nick Zano, Krista Allen, Andrew Fiscella, Bobby Campo

Votes: 89,721 | Gross: $66.48M

This one is ok, I liked the beginning it really hooks you in.

25. Final Destination 5 (2011)

R | 92 min | Horror

50 Metascore

Survivors of a suspension-bridge collapse learn there's no way you can cheat Death.

Director: Steven Quale | Stars: Nicholas D'Agosto, Emma Bell, Arlen Escarpeta, Miles Fisher

Votes: 98,685 | Gross: $42.59M

Loved it! This movie tied all the other movies together it was my favorite of the series!

26. The Happening (2008)

R | 91 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

34 Metascore

A science teacher, his wife, and a young girl struggle to survive a plague that causes those infected to commit suicide.

Director: M. Night Shyamalan | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Zooey Deschanel, John Leguizamo, Ashlyn Sanchez

Votes: 186,983 | Gross: $64.51M

I liked this one, it was really creepy and any time it gets strangely quiet and the wind starts blowing you will think of this flick.

27. Pandorum (2009)

R | 108 min | Action, Horror, Mystery

28 Metascore

Two crew members of a spaceship wake up from hypersleep to discover that all their colleagues are missing. Despite this, it appears that they are not alone.

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

Votes: 137,271 | Gross: $10.33M

A really good mix between sci-fi and Horror! It was a good scary movie!

28. The Others (2001)

PG-13 | 104 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

74 Metascore

A woman who lives in her darkened old family house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that the home is haunted.

Director: Alejandro Amenábar | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan, Alakina Mann

Votes: 315,083 | Gross: $96.52M

Pretty good movie, with an unexpected plot twist!

29. House (2008)

R | 88 min | Horror

24 Metascore

In rural Alabama, two couples find themselves in a fight for survival. Running from a maniac (The Tin Man) bent on killing them, they flee deep into the woods and seek refuge in a house. ... See full summary »

Director: Robby Henson | Stars: Reynaldo Rosales, Heidi Dippold, Michael Madsen, Julie Ann Emery

Votes: 5,421 | Gross: $0.57M

This movie was kind of scary but really not that difficult to get through, it was a pretty mild scare.

30. The Skeleton Key (2005)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

47 Metascore

A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.

Director: Iain Softley | Stars: Kate Hudson, Peter Sarsgaard, Joy Bryant, Gena Rowlands

Votes: 100,240 | Gross: $47.81M

This was a really good movie, it scared me pretty good. I will admit it took me a couple of hours before I was able to look into a mirror again.

31. Shark Night 3D (2011)

PG-13 | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

22 Metascore

A weekend at a lake house in the Louisiana Gulf turns into a nightmare for seven vacationers as they are subjected to shark attacks.

Director: David R. Ellis | Stars: Sara Paxton, Dustin Milligan, Chris Carmack, Katharine McPhee

Votes: 23,304 | Gross: $18.87M

This movie was ok, kind of predictable and not really all that scary.

32. The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

R | 95 min | Horror

72 Metascore

Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin, where they get more than they bargained for, discovering the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

Director: Drew Goddard | Stars: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz

Votes: 340,763 | Gross: $42.07M

This made me laugh more than it made me get scared but not in a bad way. It had intentional funny moments. Pretty good movie.



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