Horror films that are considered the worst or weakest in different horror series.

by Nolankscott | created - 07 Nov 2013 | updated - 11 Nov 2013 | Public

These movies are considered the worst of there series, the worst rating or most uninteresting by fans, critics, imdb, rotten tomatoes etc... Keep in mind that some these movies I hate and some I like. I'm not including remakes, but I'm including sequels or even the first movie.

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1. Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)

R | 100 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

14 Metascore

A boatful of graduating high school students headed to Manhattan accidentally pull Jason Voorhees along for the ride.

Director: Rob Hedden | Stars: Jensen Daggett, Kane Hodder, Todd Caldecott, Tiffany Paulsen

Votes: 29,368 | Gross: $14.34M

Series: Friday the 13th Installment: 8th Either A new beginning, Jason goes to hell or Jason x comes close to being the worst but Jason takes Manhattan has the lowest rating on rotten tomatoes and IMDB.

2. Halloween: Resurrection (2002)

R | 94 min | Horror, Thriller

19 Metascore

Three years after he last terrorized his sister, Michael Myers confronts her again, before traveling to Haddonfield to deal with the cast and crew of a reality show which is being broadcast from his old home.

Director: Rick Rosenthal | Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Busta Rhymes, Brad Loree, Bianca Kajlich

Votes: 33,854 | Gross: $30.35M

Series: Halloween Installment: 8th Halloween 3, 6 and rob zombie's h2 come close but resurrection is the most hated.

3. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)

R | 89 min | Fantasy, Horror

39 Metascore

Dream-haunting Freddy Krueger returns once again to prowl the nightmares of Springwood's last surviving teenager, and of a woman whose personal connection to Krueger may mean his doom.

Director: Rachel Talalay | Stars: Robert Englund, Lisa Zane, Shon Greenblatt, Lezlie Deane

Votes: 37,393 | Gross: $34.87M

Series: A nightmare on elm street Installment: 6th It has the lowest rating on rotten tomatoes(remake aside) and IMDB. Its also complained how cheesy it is. I like this movie though.

4. Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (1994)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

50 Metascore

A group of teenagers get into a car crash in the Texas woods on prom night, and then wander into an old farmhouse that is home to Leatherface and his insane family of cannibalistic psychopaths.

Director: Kim Henkel | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Matthew McConaughey, Robert Jacks, Tonie Perensky

Votes: 17,995 | Gross: $0.14M

Series: Texas chainsaw massacre Installment: 4th This movie by fans and critics is considered WTF?

5. Scream 3 (2000)

R | 116 min | Horror, Mystery

56 Metascore

While Sidney and her friends visit the Hollywood set of Stab 3, the third film based on the Woodsboro murders, another Ghostface killer rises to terrorize them.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: David Arquette, Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, Liev Schreiber

Votes: 114,007 | Gross: $89.14M

Series: Scream Installment: 3rd This movie is considered a disappointment. I like this one though. It isn't considered awful like most horror sequels out there but its the lowest rated movie in the series.

6. Army of Darkness (1992)

R | 81 min | Comedy, Horror

57 Metascore

A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Bruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz, Marcus Gilbert, Ian Abercrombie

Votes: 150,917 | Gross: $11.50M

Series: Evil Dead Installment: 3rd Like Scream 3, It was considered a disappointment at the time. Many people like this movie the least of the evil dead series(remake aside). Personally I like this one the best 1.Army of darkness 2.Evil Dead ii 3.The Evil Dead

Haven't seen the remake and probably will not.

7. Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998)

R | 90 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

Mike travels through time and dimensions to find the Tall Man's origins.

Director: Don Coscarelli | Stars: A. Michael Baldwin, Reggie Bannister, Bill Thornbury, Heidi Marnhout

Votes: 5,964

Series: Phantasm Installment: 4th I see many people like this one as much as the others but it has the lowest rating on IMDB and rotten tomatoes. It was hard for me to include this or Phantasm 3 LOTD, but this seems close.

8. Saw 3D: The Final Chapter (2010)

R | 90 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

24 Metascore

As a deadly battle rages over Jigsaw's brutal legacy, a group of Jigsaw survivors gathers to seek the support of self-help guru and fellow survivor Bobby Dagen, a man whose own dark secrets unleash a new wave of terror.

Director: Kevin Greutert | Stars: Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor, Betsy Russell, Cary Elwes

Votes: 83,299 | Gross: $45.71M

Series: Saw Installment: 7th Many people hated this movie. Having 5.5 on IMDB and 10% on rotten tomatoes.

9. Hellraiser: Revelations (2011)

R | 75 min | Horror

Two friends discover a puzzle box in Mexico, which unleashes cenobite Pinhead.

Director: Víctor García | Stars: Steven Brand, Nick Eversman, Tracey Fairaway, Sebastien Roberts

Votes: 6,252

Series: Hellraiser Installment: 9th This one wasn't considered to be any good. Lowest rating on IMDB.

10. 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: 88,782 | Gross: $66.48M

Series: Final destination Installment: 4th This one isn't a fan favorite like the other FD sequels. It has the lowest rating on either site and people complain about the kills and the 3d.

11. Child's Play 3 (1991)

R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

27 Metascore

Chucky returns for revenge against Andy, the young boy who defeated him, and now a teenager living in a military academy.

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: Justin Whalin, Perrey Reeves, Jeremy Sylvers, Travis Fine

Votes: 31,662 | Gross: $14.96M

Series: Child's play Installment: 3rd This one and seed of chucky was a close one. While seed of chucky is considered the hated one but CP3 has a lower rating than seed.

12. Alien: Resurrection (1997)

R | 109 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

63 Metascore

200 years after her death, Ellen Ripley is revived as a powerful human/alien hybrid clone. Along with a crew of space pirates, she must again battle the deadly aliens and stop them from reaching Earth.

Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder, Dominique Pinon, Ron Perlman

Votes: 210,384 | Gross: $47.75M

Series: Alien Installment: 4th This and alien 3 are a tie but i'll give the edge to AR. I hated this movie but alien 3 was worse in my opinion. I'm not including the avp films in this list.

13. Predator 2 (1990)

R | 108 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

46 Metascore

Amidst a territorial gang war in 1997, a sophisticated alien hunter stalks the citizens of Los Angeles and the only man between him and his prey is veteran L.A.P.D. officer, Lieutenant Mike Harrigan.

Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Kevin Peter Hall, Rubén Blades

Votes: 133,395 | Gross: $30.67M

Series: Predator Installment: 2nd This film has the lowest rating on rotten tomatoes of the 3 predator films. This film gets a bad rap as well, I liked it.

14. Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines (2012 Video)

R | 91 min | Horror

A group of college students, on a trip to the Mountain Man Festival on Halloween in West Virginia, encounter a clan of cannibals.

Director: Declan O'Brien | Stars: Doug Bradley, Camilla Arfwedson, Simon Ginty, Roxanne McKee

Votes: 16,351

Series: Wrong turn Installment: 5th This one is the weakest by many fans of wrong turn. Wrong turn 3 is also bad from people but wrong turn 5 has a 3.9 on imdb.

15. Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

A college student creates a drug called "Z" and sells it on campus, inadvertently resurrecting the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.

Director: Ellory Elkayem | Stars: Peter Coyote, Aimee-Lynn Chadwick, Cory Hardrict, John Keefe

Votes: 3,786

Series: Return of the Living Dead Installment: 5th It along with necropolis are considered the worst bust rave to the grave has the edge.

16. Survival of the Dead (2009)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

43 Metascore

On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.

Director: George A. Romero | Stars: Alan Van Sprang, Kenneth Welsh, Kathleen Munroe, Joshua Peace

Votes: 19,335 | Gross: $0.10M

Series: Romero's "Of the dead" series. Installment: 6th It is considered the most hated from fans and has a 5 on IMDB and a 30% in rotten tomatoes

17. Howling: New Moon Rising (1995 Video)

R | 90 min | Horror

A number of brutal, werewolf-like slayings begin occurring in a small California town after the arrival of an unfamiliar motorcyclist.

Directors: Clive Turner, Roger Nall | Stars: John Ramsden, Ernest Kester, Clive Turner, John Huff

Votes: 1,646

Series: Howling Installment: 7th It is such a crap film. It can be considered the worst by anybody who has seen this. Having a very insane low score on IMDB.

18. Sleepaway Camp IV: The Survivor (1992)

Unrated | 70 min | Horror

Allison Kramer suffers recurring nightmares and selective amnesia. She returns to camp to discover the truth only to find dark memories coming to life before her very eyes.

Director: Jim Markovic | Stars: Carrie Chambers, Victor Campos, John Lodico, Felissa Rose

Votes: 690

Series: Sleepaway Camp Installment: 4th(I consider return to sleepaway camp as a 5th installment) This film was incomplete, nuff said.

19. Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993 Video)

R | 88 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

Thrill-seeking teenagers resurrect a demon from his grave and a bloody rampage for revenge begins.

Director: Jeff Burr | Stars: Andrew Robinson, Ami Dolenz, Soleil Moon Frye, J. Trevor Edmond

Votes: 3,693

Series: Pumpkinhead Installment: 2nd Ashes to Ashes and Blood Feud aren't regarded as good either but this film has the lowest rating and is hated by fans of the original Pumpkinhead.

20. Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell (2001 Video)

R | 89 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

The evil Djinn is back at again, this time wreaking havoc on the students of Illinois' Baxter University.

Director: Chris Angel | Stars: Jason Connery, A.J. Cook, Tobias Mehler, Louisette Geiss

Votes: 3,803

Series: Wishmaster Installment: 3rd The 4th film is regarded a bit better but not by much. However I have not seen this film but people hate this film cause of a new actor playing the wishmaster and having a cruddy story.

21. Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999 Video)

R | 93 min | Horror, Thriller

The Candyman is back, trying to convince his descendent, an artist, to join him.

Director: Turi Meyer | Stars: Tony Todd, Donna D'Errico, Jsu Garcia, Wade Williams

Votes: 4,309

Series: Candyman Installment: 3rd This film was an abomination to fans of the 1992 Candyman film.



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