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List Rules Horror film reboots or remakes, including other languages & international versions. No sequels.

A list of the best horror movie remakes. Are you looking for newer versions of an old horror movie favorite? Browse through this list of the best horror movie remakes to see if a more recent and exciting version of an old favorite horror movie is available to watch. Ranked in order of most popular horror movie remake to least popular, you can easily see which horror movie remakes are considered the best. If your favorite horror movie remake is on the bottom of the list, you can vote for it to get it raised to the top. Then, everyone else can enjoy watching a great horror movie remake based on your voting.

If you don’t see a particularly good horror movie remake listed here, go ahead and add it to the list. You can also copy and paste from this list to make your own favorite list of horror movie remakes. An old-time favorite horror movie is “The Haunting” from the ‘60s. But the newer version with Owen Wilson gives this oldie an exciting twist, and is well worth watching.

So go ahead and browse through the list of horror movie remakes. You may spot a modern version of an old favorite horror movie that you didn’t know existed. Pick out a few new ones, and watch the old version and the remake all in the same night to compare the two versions of horror movies!

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The Thing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Thing Kurt Russell, Keith David, John Carpenter

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Dawn of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Dawn of the Dead Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers

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The Ring is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Ring Naomi Watts, Pauley Perrette, Brian Cox

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The Fly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Fly Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum, David Cronenberg

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Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Evil Dead Jane Levy, Jessica Lucas, Shiloh Fernandez

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The Hills Have Eyes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Hills Have Eyes Emilie de Ravin, Vinessa Shaw, Ted Levine

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The Crazies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Crazies Danielle Panabaker, Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell

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Thirteen Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Thirteen Ghosts Shannon Elizabeth, Tony Shalhoub, Matthew Lillard

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Halloween Malcolm McDowell, Danny Trejo, Danielle Harris

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House on Haunted Hill is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
House on Haunted Hill Ali Larter, Famke Janssen, Geoffrey Rush

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The Grudge is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Grudge Sarah Michelle Gellar, KaDee Strickland, Bill Pullman

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Let Me In is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Let Me In Chloë Grace Moretz, Richard Jenkins, Kodi Smit-McPhee

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Jessica Biel, R. Lee Ermey, Mike Vogel

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Friday the 13th is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Friday the 13th Jared Padalecki, Danielle Panabaker, Amanda Righetti

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Cape Fear is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Cape Fear Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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Bram Stoker's Dracula is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Bram Stoker's Dracula Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

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The Last House on the Left is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Last House on the Left Sara Paxton, Aaron Paul, Monica Potter

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Fright Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Fright Night Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette

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A Nightmare on Elm Street is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
A Nightmare on Elm Street Rooney Mara, Connie Britton, Katie Cassidy

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Carrie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Carrie Julianne Moore, Chloë Grace Moretz, Judy Greer

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I Spit on Your Grave is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
I Spit on Your Grave Sarah Butler, Andrew Howard, Tracey Walter

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Invasion of the Body Snatchers Robert Duvall, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy

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The Amityville Horror is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Amityville Horror Chloë Grace Moretz, Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Nichols

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My Bloody Valentine 3D is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
My Bloody Valentine 3D Jensen Ackles, Jaime King, Megan Boone

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House of Wax is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
House of Wax Paris Hilton, Elisha Cuthbert, Jared Padalecki

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Night of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Night of the Living Dead Tony Todd, Bill Moseley, Patricia Tallman

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Quarantine is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Quarantine Dania Ramirez, Jennifer Carpenter, Doug Jones

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Maniac Elijah Wood, America Olivo, Nora Arnezeder

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The Blob is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Blob Erika Eleniak, Shawnee Smith, Julie McCullough

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The Omen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Omen Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles, Mia Farrow

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When a Stranger Calls is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
When a Stranger Calls Camilla Belle, Katie Cassidy, Tessa Thompson

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Black Christmas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Black Christmas Michelle Trachtenberg, Lacey Chabert, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

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Poltergeist is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Poltergeist Sam Rockwell, Jared Harris, Rosemarie DeWitt

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The Haunting is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Haunting Catherine Zeta-Jones, Liam Neeson, Owen Wilson

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The Town That Dreaded Sundown is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Town That Dreaded Sundown Anthony Anderson, Denis O'Hare, Addison Timlin

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Funny Games is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Funny Games (U.S.) Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt

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The Wolfman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Wolfman Emily Blunt, Anthony Hopkins, Hugo Weaving

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Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce, Guillermo del Toro

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Prom Night is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Prom Night Idris Elba, Brittany Snow, Jana Kramer

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Sorority Row is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Sorority Row Carrie Fisher, Jamie Chung, Audrina Patridge

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Village of the Damned is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Village of the Damned Kirstie Alley, Mark Hamill, Christopher Reeve

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Nosferatu the Vampyre is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Nosferatu the Vampyre Isabelle Adjani, Klaus Kinski, Bruno Ganz

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Dracula is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Dracula Laurence Olivier, Frank Langella, Donald Pleasence

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Cat People is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Cat People Malcolm McDowell, Nastassja Kinski, Annette O'Toole

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Mother's Day is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Mother's Day Deborah Ann Woll, A. J. Cook, Jaime King

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The Eye is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Eye Jessica Alba, Chloë Grace Moretz, Parker Posey

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The Fog is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
The Fog Maggie Grace, Selma Blair, Tom Welling

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Toolbox Murders is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Toolbox Murders Juliet Landau, Sheri Moon Zombie, Rance Howard

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We Are What We Are is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
We Are What We Are Kelly McGillis, Odeya Rush, Kassie DePaiva

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Dracula is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Horror Movie Remakes
Dracula Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Michael Gough