The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made Films
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The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made

These are the greatest horror movies ever made, starting with the best actual films that prove that a horror movie can also be a "good film". These are all really great freaking movies. But all a certain kind of good, and all in this exact order.

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    #495 on the original list
    Jason F. Wright, Michael Stephenson, Darren Ewing

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  2. 42

    #425 on the original list
    Fred Ward, Helen Shaver, Thomas Rosales, Jr.

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  3. 41

    #153 on the original list
    Barbara Crampton, William Hickey, Irene Miracle

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  4. 40

    #12 on the original list
    Kevin Bacon, Tom Savini, Betsy Palmer

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  5. 39

    #369 on the original list
    John Rhys-Davies, David Warner, Patrick Macnee

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  6. 38

    #142 on the original list
    Nicole de Boer, Julian Richings, David Hewlett

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  7. 37

    #47 on the original list
    Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C. Williams

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  8. 36

    #18 on the original list
    Drew Barrymore, Rose McGowan, Courteney Cox

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  9. 35

    #37 on the original list
    Emilie de Ravin, Ted Levine, Vinessa Shaw

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  10. 34

    #68 on the original list
    Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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  11. 33

    #67 on the original list
    Danny Pintauro, Ed Lauter, Dee Wallace

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  12. 32

    #53 on the original list
    Lina Leandersson, Philip Hersh, Peter Carlberg

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  13. 31

    #74 on the original list
    Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn, Diamond Dallas Page

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  14. 30

    #164 on the original list
    Charlton Heston, Hayden Christensen, Sam Neill

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  15. 29

    #7 on the original list
    Alfred Hitchcock, Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh

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  16. 28

    #21 on the original list
    Doug Bradley, Kenneth Nelson, Andrew Robinson

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  17. 27

    #46 on the original list
    Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Dinah Manoff

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  18. 26

    #23 on the original list
    Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris

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  19. 25

    #72 on the original list
    Joan Bennett, Alida Valli, Udo Kier

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  20. 24

    #85 on the original list
    Elly Annie Schneider, Wallace Ford, Edward Brophy

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  21. 23

    #62 on the original list
    Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, James Ellis

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    #19 on the original list
    Naomi Watts, Pauley Perrette, Brian Cox

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  23. 21

    #96 on the original list
    Rob Zombie, Rainn Wilson, Chris Hardwick

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    #16 on the original list
    Gregory Peck, Patrick Troughton, Lee Remick

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  25. 19

    #121 on the original list
    Debbie Harry, James Woods, David Cronenberg

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  26. 18

    #106 on the original list
    Peter Jackson, Tim Balme, Jed Brophy

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  27. 17

    #25 on the original list
    Frank Oz, Rik Mayall, Jenny Agutter

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  28. 16

    #29 on the original list
    Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva, Ted Raimi

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  29. 15

    #17 on the original list
    Mia Farrow, Tony Curtis, John Cassavetes

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  30. 14

    #70 on the original list
    Octavia Spencer, Justin Long, Lia Johnson

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  31. 13

    #33 on the original list
    Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby

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  32. 12

    #6 on the original list
    Kurt Russell, Keith David, John Carpenter

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    #15 on the original list
    John Travolta, Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie

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  34. 10

    #4 on the original list
    Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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  35. 9

    #3 on the original list
    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards, Donald Pleasence

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  36. 8

    #30 on the original list
    Max Schreck, John Gottowt, Alexander Granach

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  37. 7

    #14 on the original list
    Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico

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  38. 6

    #5 on the original list
    Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Lin Shaye

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  39. 5

    #2 on the original list
    Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers

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  40. 4

    #11 on the original list
    Craig T. Nelson, Heather O'Rourke, Zelda Rubinstein

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  41. 3

    #8 on the original list
    Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal, Gunnar Hansen

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    #13 on the original list
    George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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  43. 1

    #1 on the original list
    Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

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