Graveyard Shift The Best Horror Movies of 1971  

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List of the best 1971 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 1971, 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 movies include Vampyros Lesbos, Countess Dracula and many more. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1971, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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John Karlen, Delphine Seyrig, Fons Rademakers

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9 6
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Vincent Price, Caroline Munro, Joanna Lumley

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9 6
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Sweet, Sweet Rachel Stefanie Powers

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7 4
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Stanley Baker, Alberto de Mendoza, Florinda Bolkan

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7 4
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Zohra Lampert, Barton Heyman, Alan Manson

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Ernest Borgnine, Elsa Lanchester, Bruce Davison

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6 4
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Vic Tayback, Gloria Grahame, Len Lesser

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Edwige Fenech, Alberto de Mendoza, George Hilton

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6 4
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Linda Hayden, Patrick Wymark, Godfrey James

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5 3
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Lesley-Anne Down, Ingrid Pitt, Nigel Green

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4 2
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Jacqueline Bissett, Alan Alda, Barbara Parkins

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3 1
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Dustin Hoffman, David Warner, Peter Vaughan

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John Hurt, Richard Attenborough, Robert Hardy

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7 6
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Alfred Baillou, Solange Pradel, Dominique Delpierre

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7 6
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Orson Welles, Susan Hampshire, Jean-Pierre Cassel

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6 5
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A Taste of Evil Barbara Stanwyck, Roddy McDowall, Barbara Parkins

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5 4
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Mia Farrow, Paul Nicholas, Dorothy Alison

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5 4
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Britt Ekland, Harry Andrews, Hardy Kr├╝ger

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4 3
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Karl Malden, James Franciscus, Catherine Spaak

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8 8
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Dennis Price, Soledad Miranda, Paul Muller

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4 4
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Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Reed, Gemma Jones

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4 4
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Kate Jackson, David Selby, John Karlen

23
4 4
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Michael Gough, David Butler, Nicholas Jones

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1 1
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Martine Beswick, Dorothy Alison, Ralph Bates

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1 1
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Sometimes Aunt Martha Does Dreadful Things Brad F. Grinter, Wayne Crawford, Robert DeMeo