films The Best Horror Movie Sequels  

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List Rules Any horror film sequel in a series or franchise. No 1st remakes or reboots (II and III okay).

Does your favorite horror film keep the frights coming with an awesome sequel? Browse through this list of the best horror movie sequels to see which scary movies not only have second installments, but are considered to be some of the greatest sequels ever made. Everyone knows there are many sequels (of varying quality) to slasher flicks like Halloween and A Nightmare on Elm Street. Other part twos, however, are great stand-alone movies, like Evil Dead II, Dawn of the Dead, and even Aliens.

Do you want to have a horror movie marathon of your favorite scary series? This list makes it easy to pick out horror movies that have sequels. From the Saw series to the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series, many horror movies brought multiple movies to the screen for the viewer’s excitement and enjoyment.

To see which horror movie sequels were well-done and added to the enchantment of the series, pick from the top of the list to enjoy a fright night to remember. You can also add your own favorite horror movie sequel if you don’t see it listed here.
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Aliens Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Michael Biehn - Sequel to Alien

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Evil Dead II Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva, Ted Raimi - Sequel to The Evil Dead

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willyboymcoy added Dawn of the Dead Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico - Second film in the Living Dead series

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The Devil's Rejects Diamond Dallas Page, Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn - Sequel to House of 1000 Corpses

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Patricia Arquette, Laurence Fishburne, Zsa Zsa Gábor - Sequel to A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

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willyboymcoy added Saw II Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer - Sequel to Saw

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Final Destination 2 Ali Larter, A. J. Cook, Sarah Carter - Sequel to Final Destination

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Friday the 13th Part 2 Betsy Palmer, Lauren-Marie Taylor, Warrington Gillette - Sequel to Friday the 13th

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dee123 added Scream 2 Sarah Michelle Gellar, Courteney Cox, Heather Graham - Sequel to Scream

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Army of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Horror Movie Sequels
morbidgeek added Army of Darkness Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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dee123 added 28 Weeks Later Rose Byrne, Idris Elba, Jeremy Renner - Sequel to 28 Days Later

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Wes Craven's New Nightmare Wes Craven, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp - Seventh film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series

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naltmelani added The Conjuring 2

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willyboymcoy added Scream 4 Hayden Panettiere, Kristen Bell, Courteney Cox - Fourth film in the Scream series

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Hellbound: Hellraiser II Doug Bradley, Ashley Laurence, Kenneth Cranham - Sequel to Hellraiser

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Jeepers Creepers 2 Justin Long, Nicki Aycox, Ray Wise - Sequel to Jeepers Creepers

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willyboymcoy added A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox, Brooke Bundy - Fourth film in the Nightmare on Elm Street series

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Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter Corey Feldman, Crispin Glover, Judie Aronson - Fourth film in the Friday the 13th series

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Blade II Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman - Sequel to Blade

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sydismael1 added Insidious: Chapter 2 Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson

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dee123 added Halloween H20: 20 Years Later Jamie Lee Curtis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michelle Williams - Seventh film in the Halloween series

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Saw III Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer, Donnie Wahlberg - Third film in the Saw series

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JamesCushman added Freddy vs. Jason Evangeline Lilly, Kelly Rowland, Monica Keena

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 Dennis Hopper, Bill Moseley, Kinky Friedman - Sequel to The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

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Pageturner added The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning Jordana Brewster, Matt Bomer, Diora Baird

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Day of the Dead Sherman Howard, Jarlath Conroy, Terry Alexander - Third film in the Living Dead series

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Bride of Frankenstein Boris Karloff, Walter Brennan, Billy Barty - Sequel to Frankenstein

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willyboymcoy added Final Destination 3 Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Cory Monteith, Tony Todd - Third film in the Final Destination series

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MichaelJones2 added Child's Play 2 Jenny Agutter, Brad Dourif, Beth Grant

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dee123 added Bride of Chucky Katherine Heigl, Jennifer Tilly, John Ritter - Fourth film in the Child's Play series

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KarenBockwich added Halloween 2: The Nightmare Isn't Over! Sequel to Halloween

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Paranormal Activity 2 Molly Ephraim, Sprague Grayden, Katie Featherston - Sequel to Paranormal Activity

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Psycho II Anthony Perkins, Dennis Franz, Vera Miles - Sequel to Psycho

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dee123 added A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge Robert Englund, Hope Lange, Clu Gulager - Sequel to A Nightmare on Elm Street

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JamesCushman added Final Destination 5 David Koechner, Tony Todd, Jacqueline MacInnes Wood

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MichaelJones2 added Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III Viggo Mortensen, Ken Foree, Tom Everett

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MichaelJones2 added Scream 3 Courteney Cox, Jenny McCarthy, Carrie Fisher

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MichaelJones2 added Saw IV Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

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MichaelJones2 added The Hills Have Eyes Part II Michael Berryman, Penny Johnson, John Laughlin

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Hostel: Part II Bijou Phillips, Lauren German, Heather Matarazzo - Sequel to Hostel

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maria-tereza added I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jack Black, Brandy Norwood

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Creepshow 2 Stephen King, George Kennedy, Dorothy Lamour - Sequel to Creepshow

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Phantasm II Stacey Travis, Phil Fondacaro, James LeGros - Sequel to Phantasm

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MichaelJones2 added Saw V Julie Benz, Meagan Good, Betsy Russell

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Underworld: Evolution Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy - Sequel to Underworld

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Curse of Chucky is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Horror Movie Sequels
MichaelJones2 added Curse of Chucky Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif, Jordan Gavaris

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MichaelJones2 added A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox, Wally George

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Paperboy added Jaws 2 Roy Scheider, Murray Hamilton, Ann Dusenberry

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MichaelJones2 added Saw VI Shawnee Smith, Betsy Russell, Tobin Bell

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The Exorcist III Samuel L. Jackson, George C. Scott, Brad Dourif - Third film in the Exorcist series