Graveyard Shift The Best Horror Movies of 1966  

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List of the best 1966 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 1966, 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.

This list below has everything from "Manos": The Hands of Fate to Dracula: Prince of Darkness. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1966, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley, Francis Matthews

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Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley, Andrew Keir

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6 3
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Joan Fontaine, Leonard Rossiter, Alec McCowen

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4 1
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Harold Pinter, John Laurie, Jacqueline Pearce

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Harold P. Warren, William Bryan Jennings, Jackey Neyman Jones

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2 1
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The Psychopath Patrick Wymark, Margaret Johnston

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2 1
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Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Kenneth Cope

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Dana Andrews, Edward Fox, Karel Štěpánek

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1 0
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Ronnie Wood, Frank Finlay, Michael Ripper

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3 3
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Steve Brodie, Katherine Victor

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1 1
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Roddy McDowall, Paul Maxwell, Jill Haworth

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1 1
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Theatre of Death Christopher Lee, Julian Glover, Lelia Goldoni

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1 1
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John Agar, Francine York, Bill Thurman

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1 1
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Jon Pertwee, Kenneth Williams, Harry H. Corbett

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2 3
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The Undertaker and His Pals Warrene Ott, Sally Frei, James Westmoreland

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2 3
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Russ Tamblyn, Kumi Mizuno, Nobuo Nakamura

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2 3
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Blood of the Vampires Eddie Garcia, Amalia Fuentes, Johnny Monteiro

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1 2
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Let's Kill Uncle Nigel Green, Mary Badham, Pat Cardi

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1 2
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Barbara Steele, Ian Ogilvy, Mel Welles

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0 1
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Celia Rodriguez, Amalia Fuentes, Mary Walter

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0 1
Blue Demon vs. El Poder is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1966
Blue Demon vs. El Poder Santo, Jaime Fernández, Blue Demon

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0 1
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The Navy vs. the Night Monsters Mamie Van Doren, Anthony Eisley

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0 1
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The Third Eye Franco Nero, Erika Blanc, Olga Solbelli

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0 1
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Richard Johnson, Gian Maria Volonté, Ivan Rassimov

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0 1
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Peter Cushing, Eddie Byrne, Edward Judd

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0 1
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Jacqueline Pearce, André Morell, Michael Ripper

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0 1
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Jim Davis, John Lupton, Steven Geray

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0 1
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Tony Curtis, Patrick O'Neal

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0 1
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Dennis Hopper, Basil Rathbone, John Saxon

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0 1
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Sid Haig, Merissa Mathes, William Campbell

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0 1
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John Carradine, Harry Carey, Jr.

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0 1
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The Diabolical Dr. Z Jesús Franco, Howard Vernon, Cris Huerta

33
0 1
Terror Beneath the Sea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1966
Terror Beneath the Sea Sonny Chiba, Franz Gruber, Mike Daneen

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3 5
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Hideyo Amamoto, Akihiko Hirata, Kumi Mizuno

35
1 3
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John Agar, Bill Thurman, Pat Delaney

36
0 2
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Picture Mommy Dead Zsa Zsa Gábor, Don Ameche, Martha Hyer

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0 2
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Sting of Death