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The Best Horror Movies of 1962  

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List of the best 1962 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 1962, 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.

List ranges from Carnival of Souls to The Brain That Wouldn't Die and more. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1962, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Robert Aldrich
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Reza Badiyi, Herk Harvey, Candace Hilligoss
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Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone
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Kathleen Byron, Peter Wyngarde, Colin Gordon
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Michael Gough, Herbert Lom, Miles Malleson
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Ray Milland, Dick Miller, Alan Napier
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Vincent Price, Michael Pate, Morris Ankrum
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Marilyn Hanold, Eddie Carmel, Jason Evers
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Jesús Franco, Howard Vernon, Félix Dafauce
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Howard Keel, Carole Ann Ford, Mervyn Johns
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Oliver Reed, Peter Cushing, Patrick Allen
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The Blood of Nostradamus Julio Alemán, Eric del Castillo, Domingo Soler
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The Terror of Doctor Mabuse
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Constance Ford, Glynis Johns, J. Pat O'Malley
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Cecil Parker, Bernard Lee, Miles Malleson
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Joachim Fuchsberger
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Curt Lowens, Maurice Marsac, Luciano Pigozzi
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Vampire and the Ballerina Hélène Rémy, Walter Brandi, Tina Gloriani
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Hands of a Stranger Sally Kellerman, Irish McCalla, Barry Gordon
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The Witch's Mirror Armando Calvo, Dina de Marco, Isabela Corona
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Richard Kiel, Arch Hall, Sr.
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Barbara Steele, Robert Flemyng, Silvano Tranquilli
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Neutron vs. the Death Robots Claudio Brook, Jack Taylor, Armando Silvestre
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Jane Hylton, Peter Dyneley, Jerry Ito