Graveyard Shift

The Best Horror Movies of 1931  

50 votes 25 voters 1.4k views 10 items

List of the best 1931 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 1931, 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.

The list you're viewing has a variety of movies, like Dracula and Frankenstein, in it. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1931, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
list ordered by
Ranker Video
Tom Webb added Bela Lugosi, Tod Browning, Carla Laemmle
Ranker Video
Boris Karloff, John Boles, Colin Clive
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial
Ranker Video
Fredric March, Wallace Beery, Miriam Hopkins
Ranker Video
Mischa Auer, Warner Oland, Clara Blandick
Ranker Video
Lupita Tovar, Carlos VillarĂ­as, Barry Norton
Ranker Video
The Phantom Guinn "Big Boy" Williams, Wilfred Lucas, Allene Ray
Ranker Video
John Barrymore, Donald Crisp, Carmel Myers
Ranker Video
Boris Karloff, John Barrymore, Carmel Myers
Ranker Video
The Bells Donald Calthrop, Jane Welsh
Murder by the Clock is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1931
Murder by the Clock Regis Toomey, Irving Pichel, Lilyan Tashman