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The Best Horror Movies of 1973  

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List of the best 1973 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 1973, 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 features The Exorcist, Don't Look Now and more movies. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1973, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair
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George Sanders, Robert Hardy, Beryl Reid
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Christopher Lee, Britt Ekland, Edward Woodward
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Ruth Roman, Michael Pataki, Marianna Hill
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William McGhee, Gene Ross, Jessie Lee Fulton
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Carroll Baker, George Eastman, Carla Mancini
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The Sinful Nuns of St. Valentine Franco Ressel, Corrado Gaipa, Paolo Malco
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Donald Sutherland, Julie Christie, Leopoldo Trieste
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Elke Sommer, Telly Savalas, Sylva Koscina
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Frankenstein Susan Strasberg, Bo Svenson, Robert Foxworth
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Roddy McDowall, Michael Gough, Pamela Franklin
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Vincent Price, Diana Rigg, Harry Andrews
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Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Telly Savalas
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Jim Hutton, Kim Darby, Barbara Anderson
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Margot Kidder, Charles Durning, Olympia Dukakis
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Lynn Lowry, Harry Spillman, Richard Liberty
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Kim Novak, Joan Collins, Donald Pleasence
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Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing
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Peter Cushing, Herbert Lom, Stephanie Beacham
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Black Shadow, Agustin Martinez Solares, Aldo Monti
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Bette Davis
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Girls on the Road Ralph Waite, Michael Ontkean, Kathleen Cody
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Girls in Chains is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1973
Girls in Chains Cheryl Waters, Merrie Lynn Ross, John Stoglin
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Tab Hunter, Isabel Jewell, John Aprea
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Isn't It Shocking? Alan Alda