film The Best Horror Movies of 2005  

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List of the best 2005 horror movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. All types of scary movies are represented below, including thrillers, slashers, gore, psychological horror films and more. These are all the horror movies that defined the year 2005, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

War of the Worlds and Hostel are included in this list. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 2005, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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The Amityville Horror is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 2005
The Amityville Horror Chloë Grace Moretz, Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Nichols

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Hellraiser: Hellworld Henry Cavill, Katheryn Winnick, Lance Henriksen

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Hostel Eli Roth, Ashley Robbins, Jay Hernandez

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Descent Rosario Dawson, Spencer Grammer, Vanessa Ferlito

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All Souls Day Danny Trejo, Laura Harring, Mircea Monroe

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Study Hell Lindsay Dell, Michael Henry, Shaylyn Doyle

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Cerberus Emmanuelle Vaugier, Greg Evigan, Sebastian Spence

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Cry Wolf Jon Bon Jovi, Jared Padalecki, Lindy Booth

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The Brotherhood IV: The Complex April Telek, Sebastian Gacki, Angelique Naude

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Wolf Creek Teresa Palmer, John Jarratt, Kestie Morassi

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Hide and Seek Robert De Niro, Dakota Fanning, Famke Janssen - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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BloodRayne Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Kingsley, Meat Loaf

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Killers by Nature Jason Contini, Alan Sciranko, Bryan Lane

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Dead Life Bruce Taylor, Dominic Koulianos, Ashleigh Holeman

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The Dawn Vincent Piazza, Alessandra Ramos, Omar Jermaine

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Doom Dwayne Johnson, Rosamund Pike, Karl Urban

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Boogeyman Emily Deschanel, Lucy Lawless, Barry Watson - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Strange Circus Fujiko, Mai Takahashi, Masumi Miyazaki

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The Veil Richard Chance, Michael Himsworth - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Komodo vs. Cobra Jerri Manthey, Michelle Borth, Michael Paré

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Land of the Dead Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker

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Necromancer Akara Amarttayakul, Chatchai Plengpanich, Tom Dundee

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Alien Apocalypse Bruce Campbell, Renee O'Connor, Peter Jason

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House of Wax Paris Hilton, Elisha Cuthbert, Jared Padalecki

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Haunted Boat Mathew Fox, Hayo Stekker, Alex Lane

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Saw II Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

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Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis Jana Kramer, Peter Coyote, Cory Hardrict

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Voice Ok-bin Kim, Seo Ji-hye, Jeon Ji-ae

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The Exorcism of Emily Rose Laura Linney, Jennifer Carpenter, Tom Wilkinson

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War of the Worlds Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum

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Dead Men Walking Griff Furst, Leigh Scott, Chriss Anglin

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Devon's Ghost: Legend of the Bloody Boy Karan Ashley, Johnny Yong Bosch, Joey Greco

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Constantine Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves, Shia LaBeouf

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The Cave Lena Headey, Piper Perabo, Morris Chestnut

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Spring Break Shark Attack Kathy Baker, Bryan Brown, Shannon Lucio

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The Skeleton Key Kate Hudson, John Hurt, Joy Bryant

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The Devil's Rejects Diamond Dallas Page, Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn

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H. G. Wells' War of the Worlds C. Thomas Howell, Peter Greene, Jake Busey

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The Giddeh: Voodoo Curse Glenn Plummer, Randy Brooks, Patrick Scott Lewis

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Rampo Noir Tadanobu Asano, Mikako Ichikawa, Nao Ōmori

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Die Zombiejäger Mads Koudal, Andreas Andersson, Aldo Cunei

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Dark Water Jennifer Connelly, Tim Roth, John C. Reilly

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The Call of Cthulhu Andrew Leman, John Klemantaski, Barry Lynch

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Anniyan Vikram, Prakash Raj, Nassar

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The Eye 10 Isabella Leong, Bongkoj Khongmalai, Chen Bolin

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Trespassers Michelle Borth, Joleigh Fioravanti, Clayton Rohner

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Hammerhead: Shark Frenzy Hunter Tylo, William Forsythe, Jeffrey Combs

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Chandramukhi Rajinikanth, Nayantara, Nassar

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Doll Graveyard Hannah Marks, Jared Kusnitz, Brian Lloyd

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The Gravedancers Josie Maran, Dominic Purcell, Tchéky Karyo