List of 20 Great Horror Movies!

Enjoy this list of some very good horror movies. Please check out the trailers as well and feel free to recommend any personal favorites.

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The Thing trailer

The Thing (1982) Amazon - iTunes

The thing is a classic sci-fi horror movie. The story follows a group of scientists in the Antarctic, who discover a parasitic shape-shifting alien lifeform that assimilates other organisms. You may also a want to check out the prequel for this movie, which came out in 2011.

Cube trailer

Cube (1997) Amazon - iTunes

Cube is a psychological sci-fi horror movie about a group of strangers that wake up in a moving maze full of deadly traps. If you like this movie, then you should also check out Cube 2: Hypercube and Cube Zero.

Constantine trailer

Constantine (2005) Amazon - iTunes

Constantine is an awesome fantasy horror movie starring Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Shia LaBeouf, Peter Stormare and others. Keanu Reeves plays a supernatural detective, who spends his days battling demons with his apprentice. He gets hired to solve a mysterious suicide case, which leads him to uncover a larger and more sinister plot.

28 Days Later... trailer

28 Days Later... (2002) Amazon - iTunes

28 Days Later is a post-apocalyptic zombie horror movie. You can also check out it's sequel 28 Weeks Later.

Martyrs trailer

Martyrs (2008) Amazon - iTunes

Martyrs is a brutal French horror thriller, where the emotionally and psychologically scarred woman is searching for the people who kidnapped and tortured her, when she was a child. This movie also shows us some of the possible psychological side-effects of sensory deprivation and pain.

Dread trailer

Dread (2009) Amazon - iTunes

Dread is a very dark and disturbing exploration into the darkest corners of the human mind. This is an underrated and perhaps misunderstood horror movie that doesn't follow the standard good vs evil storyline, but if you get deeply invested in the characters, then this movie will not be easy to forget.

Insidious trailer

Insidious (2010) Amazon - iTunes

If you have ever had any interest in the topics of lucid dreaming and astral projection or if you have had some powerful nightmares in general, then this movie might get under your skin a bit. In this movie a child falls into a coma, when his spiritual body gets trapped in another realm during one of his nightmares. You should also check out it's sequel.

Aliens trailer

Aliens (1986) Amazon - iTunes

Aliens is a sci-fi action horror film and a sequel to the movie Alien. The story follows a rescue team that is sent out to a recently colonized planet after all contact with it has been lost. You may also want to check out some of the other movies in this franchise: Alien, Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection.

The Exorcist trailer

The Exorcist (1973) Amazon - iTunes

The Exorcist is a classic horror movie, where a young girl gets possessed and a priest is brought in to save her.

Final Destination trailer

Final Destination (2000) Amazon - iTunes

Final Destination is a horror thriller, where some teenagers narrowly escape death by leaving a plane right before it takes off and crashes. In the following days they start dying off one by one in freak accidents, because they were all supposed to die in the plane crash. You should also check out it's sequels: Final Destination 2, Final Destination 3, The Final Destination and Final Destination 5

The Ring trailer

The Ring (2002) Amazon - iTunes

The film focuses on a cursed video tape that kills anyone who watches it.

Poltergeist trailer

Poltergeist (1982) Amazon - iTunes

Poltergeist is a classic supernatural horror movie, where ghosts kidnap a family's young daughter from their hounted house.

Hellraiser trailer

Hellraiser (1987) Amazon - iTunes

Hellraiser is a classic fantasy horror thriller, where a woman has to deal with her lover, who has turned into a zombie and is chased by sado-masochistic demons ever since he escaped from hell. You should also check out it's sequels.

Saw trailer

Saw (2004) Amazon - iTunes

Saw is a movie about a serial killer who sets up deadly games for his victims and forces them to make the most difficult choices for a chance to survive. This movie also has several sequels that you might enjoy watching.

The Cabin in the Woods trailer

The Cabin in the Woods (2012) Amazon - iTunes

The Cabin in the Woods is not your usual horror movie. It starts off with the cliched "teens go for a vacation and get attacked" story, but things get more interesting in the second half of the story and it's a highly recommended movie for anyone who likes the horror genre.

Resident Evil trailer

Resident Evil (2002) Amazon - iTunes

After a viral outbreak leads to the deaths of everyone in a large underground research facility, a special unit is sent to investigate what happened and they discover that the dead have turned into violent flesh-eating monsters. This movie has several sequels, but the original is probably the best in the franchise.

Shaun of the Dead trailer

Shaun of the Dead (2004) Amazon - iTunes

Shaun of the Dead is a zombie horror comedy, where two easy-going guys must deal with their personal problems as well as a zombie apocalypse.

Zombieland trailer

Zombieland (2009) Amazon - iTunes

Zombieland is a horror comedy film, where Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) teams up with a zombie slayer named Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson) in order to survive a zombie apocalypse.

World War Z trailer

World War Z (2013) Amazon - iTunes

United Nations agent Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt) must seek out the source of a virus that has infected most of the world's population and turned them into zombies.

Carrie trailer

Carrie (1976) Amazon - iTunes

A horror thriller based on a novel by Stephen King. Carrie is a shy young girl with special powers. She gets teased and bullied until she is pushed over the edge and decides to fight back. You may also like the 2013 remake of Carrie.