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List of the best 1964 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 1964, 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 is made up of a variety of movies, including Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte and The Last Man on Earth. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1964, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.

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The Last Man on Earth Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Children of the Damned George Sanders, Ian Hendry, Barbara Shelley

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The Tomb of Ligeia Vincent Price, Frank Thornton, Derek Francis

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Devil Doll Francis de Wolff, Karel Štěpánek, Sandra Dorne

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Séance on a Wet Afternoon Richard Attenborough, Kim Stanley, Patrick Magee

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The Gorgon Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Patrick Troughton

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Castle of Blood Barbara Steele, Benito Stefanelli, Salvo Randone

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Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Olivia de Havilland

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Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster Takashi Shimura, Akiko Wakabayashi, Akihiko Hirata

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The Masque of the Red Death Vincent Price, Jane Asher, Hazel Court

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The Long Hair of Death

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Witchcraft Lon Chaney, Jr., Marianne Stone

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Nightmare Timothy Bateson, Jennie Linden, Moira Redmond

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The Evil of Frankenstein Peter Cushing, Peter Woodthorpe, Duncan Lamont

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The Night Walker Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Paul Frees

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Strait-Jacket Joan Crawford, George Kennedy, Lee Majors

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The Earth Dies Screaming Dennis Price, Virginia Field, Thorley Walters

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Onibaba Nobuko Otowa, Taiji Tonoyama, Kei Sato

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I Eat Your Skin Robert Stanton, Walter Coy, Heather Hewitt

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The Ghost Barbara Steele, Peter Baldwin, Umberto Raho

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The Thrill Killers Ray Dennis Steckler, Gary Kent, Liz Renay

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Bhargavi Nilayam Prem Nazir, Madhu, Vijaya Nirmala

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Das Ungeheuer von London City Marianne Koch, Dietmar Schönherr, Peer Schmidt

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Two Thousand Maniacs! Connie Mason, William Kerwin, Jeffrey Allen

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The Horror of Party Beach Eulabelle Moore, Agustin Mayor

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The Flesh Eaters Martin Kosleck, Byron Sanders, Christopher Drake

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Sound of Horror Ingrid Pitt, Soledad Miranda, José Bódalo

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Kiss Me Quick! Robyn Hilton, Althea Currier, Max Gardens

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The Unknown David McCallum

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Rome Against Rome John Drew Barrymore, Andrea Checchi, Ettore Manni

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Mondo Cane 2 Peter Ustinov, Madame Nhu, Stefano Sibaldi

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The Black Torment Patrick Troughton, Raymond Huntley, Peter Arne

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The Strangler Ellen Corby, Victor Buono, Jeanne Bates

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The Curse of the Living Corpse Roy Scheider, Hugh Franklin, Candace Hilligoss

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The Mistresses of Dr. Jekyll Pastor Serrador, Perla Cristal, Manuel Guitián

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Teen-Age Strangler Black Bart, Stacy Smith, John Ensign

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Kwaidan Takashi Shimura, Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba

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Atomic Rulers of the World Shōji Nakayama, Ken Utsui, Chisako Hara

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Face of the Screaming Werewolf Lon Chaney, Jr., Germán Valdés

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Blood and Black Lace Cameron Mitchell, Eva Bartok, Franco Ressel

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Pontianak Gua Musang Ghazali Sumantri, Malik Selamat, Suraya Haron

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The Creeping Terror Vic Savage

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Crypt of the Vampire Christopher Lee, Carla Calò, Ignazio Balsamo

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Kwaheri Les Tremayne

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The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb Fred Clark, Ronald Howard, Michael Ripper

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The Horror of It All Pat Boone, Dennis Price, Valentine Dyall