The Best PG-13 Horror Movies Films

The Best PG-13 Horror Movies

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List of PG-13 horror movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. These horror movies are all rated PG-13, so if you want to take a more broad look at the genre check out The Best horror Movies of All Time as well as the Best horror Movies on Amazon Prime and the Best horror Movies on Netflix Instant.

This is kind of a difficult category for these films to be good, too. A good PG-13 horror movie, for horror fans, is kind of a white whale. More are coming out, but since they're often censored to be more commercial, PG-13 scary movies in general are kind of pulling a lot of punches. The scariest PG-13 movies use a supernatural element to make it terrifying at all. But if you're looking for funny scary movies on Netflix or even just the scarier, more gruesome, and horrifying PG-13 movies for some reason, this list is a good place to start. They also make really good Halloween movies. For example if you want to have some of the best Halloween movies on Netflix on in the background of your Halloween party that's always a good idea. Or if you're being a cool, edgy parent that wants to ease your kids into horror as a genre, starting with some solid PG-13 Halloween movies is always fun too. 
 
This list takes the best PG-13 horror movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 horror movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 horror movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 horror movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 horror films on this list.

If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 horror film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.List features Jurassic Park, The Sixth Sense and more. If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG-13 horror movies?" and "What are the most famous PG-13 horror movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you. Use this list if you're looking for some new horror movies that are rated PG-13. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great horror movies rated PG-13, so get out there and start watching. You could always share this on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and more to see what your social network would rank number one. 


Alfred Hitchcock and Dan Aykroyd have both directed a Horror PG-13 film, as have other really creative and talented directors.


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    Insidious

    Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson

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    Insidious: Chapter 2

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    Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson

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    Insidious Chapter 3

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    Insidious Chapter 3

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    The Island of Dr. Moreau

    Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, Ron Perlman

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    Repossessed

    Leslie Nielsen, Linda Blair, Ned Beatty

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    Conjurer

    John Schneider, Maxine Bahns, Brett Rice

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    Death Becomes Her

    Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

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    Wes Craven's Chiller

    Paul Sorvino, Beatrice Straight, Jill Schoelen

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    House II: The Second Story

    Bill Maher, Amy Yasbeck, John Ratzenberger

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    High Spirits

    Liam Neeson, Jennifer Tilly, Peter O'Toole

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    Drag Me to Hell

    Octavia Spencer, Justin Long, Lia Johnson

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    Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed

    Peter Cushing, Veronica Carlson, Freddie Jones

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    Willard

    Crispin Glover, Laura Harring, R. Lee Ermey

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    The Mothman Prophecies

    Richard Gere, Debra Messing, Laura Linney

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    The Last Exorcism

    Ashley Bell, Elton LeBlanc, Iris Bahr

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    Van Helsing

    Kate Beckinsale, Hugh Jackman, Josie Maran

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    Night of the Comet

    Geoffrey Lewis, Mary Woronov, Catherine Mary Stewart

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    Elvira's Haunted Hills

    Cassandra Peterson, Rob Paulsen, Richard O'Brien

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    The Exorcism of Emily Rose

    Laura Linney, Jennifer Carpenter, Tom Wilkinson

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    My Teacher Ate My Homework

    Margot Kidder, Shelley Duvall, Gregory Smith

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    1408

    Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, Kate Walsh

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    Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

    Cassandra Peterson, Jeff Conaway, Tress MacNeille

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    Zombie Hell House

    Lucio Fulci, Catriona MacColl, Dagmar Lassander

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    Dawn of the Mummy

    George Peck, Ahmed Rateb, Brenda Siemer Scheider

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    The Mummy Lives

    Tony Curtis, Uri Gavriel, Yosef Shiloach

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    Ghost Rider

    Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Rebel Wilson

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    Tremors 2: Aftershocks

    Fred Ward, Michael Gross, Helen Shaver

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    Immortal

    Immortal Walt Bost, Frank J. Aard, Meredith Lee Sause

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    Let's Scare Jessica to Death

    Zohra Lampert, Barton Heyman, Alan Manson

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    The Wicker Man

    Nicolas Cage, James Franco, Leelee Sobieski

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    Scary Movie 3

    Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen, Jenny McCarthy

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Ben Affleck, Hilary Swank, Donald Sutherland

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    Dark Shadows

    Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz

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    Naomi Watts, Pauley Perrette, Brian Cox

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    The Birds

    Alfred Hitchcock, Tippi Hedren, Suzanne Pleshette

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    Stuff Stephanie in the Incinerator

    Neil McGarry, Nicola Kerwin, Paula Lee Gangemi

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    Warm Bodies

    Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Dave Franco

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    Dracula: Dead and Loving It

    Mel Brooks, Leslie Nielsen, Amy Yasbeck

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    The Mummy - Tomb of the Dragon Emperor

    Brendan Fraser, Maria Bello, Michelle Yeoh

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    Monster Beach Party

    Monster Beach Party Christopher Hines, Claire Bronson, Bill Szymanski

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    The Mummy Returns

    Dwayne Johnson, Rachel Weisz, Brendan Fraser

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    My Boyfriend's Back

    Matthew McConaughey, Renée Zellweger, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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    Arachnophobia

    John Goodman, Brandy Norwood, Jeff Daniels

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    Nothing but Trouble

    Demi Moore, Tupac Shakur, Chevy Chase

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    The Return of Swamp Thing

    Heather Locklear, Louis Jourdan, Sarah Douglas

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    The Others

    Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Michelle Fairley

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    Secret Window

    Johnny Depp, Maria Bello, John Turturro

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    The Grudge

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, KaDee Strickland, Bill Pullman

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    Poltergeist II: The Other Side

    Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke

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    Strange Frequency

    Judd Nelson, Eric Roberts, Danny Masterson

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