Scary Movies The Best Horror Movies of 1975  

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List of the best 1975 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 1975, 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.

Examples of movies on this list include Jaws and Shivers. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1975, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Steven Spielberg, Richard Dreyfuss, Roy Scheider

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Tina Louise, Mary Stuart Masterson, Katharine Ross

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Barbara Steele, Joe Silver, Vlasta Vrána

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Karen Black, George Gaynes, Gregory Harrison

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Dario Argento, David Hemmings, Gabriele Lavia

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Jacki Weaver, Rachel Roberts, Tony Llewellyn-Jones

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John Travolta, William Shatner, Ernest Borgnine

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Peter Fonda, Warren Oates, Loretta Swit

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Edwige Fenech, Femi Benussi, Nino Castelnuovo

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Peter Cushing, Hugh Griffith, Ron Moody

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Richard Blackburn, Rainbeaux Smith, Monty Pyke

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Patty McCormack, Bradford Dillman, Alan Fudge

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Forced Entry Tanya Roberts

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Satan's Triangle Kim Novak, Doug McClure, Ed Lauter

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Footprints on the Moon Klaus Kinski, Florinda Bolkan, Peter McEnery

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Forced Entry Tanya Roberts

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Reiko Ike, Kun Li, Dean Shek

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In Search of Dracula is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1975
Christopher Lee

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Don't Open the Door James N. Harrell, Gene Ross, Annabelle Weenick

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3 4
The Spiral Staircase is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1975
The Spiral Staircase Christopher Plummer, Jacqueline Bissett, Elaine Stritch

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George Buck Flower, Richard Kennedy, Dyanne Thorne

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Mary, Mary, Bloody Mary John Carradine, Cristina Ferrare, David Young

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2 3
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Frozen Scream Wolf Muser

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2 3
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Devil's Kiss Víctor Israel, Jose Lifante, Daniel Martín

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Garden of Death Iván Rodríguez, Joe Dallesandro, Rita Gam

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Akihiko Hirata, Tadao Nakamaru, Kenji Sahara

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Alan Hale, Jr., Barbara Hale

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Sam Chew Jr., Elisabeth Chauvet

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John Hurt, Peter Cushing, Veronica Carlson

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Demoniac Jesús Franco, Lina Romay, Catherine Lafferière

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The Cursed Medallion Joanna Cassidy, Richard Johnson, Ida Galli

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Delia Magaña

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Yvette Vickers

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1 3
Trip with the Teacher is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1975
Zalman King, Dina Ousley, Cathy Worthington Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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La cruz del diablo Adolfo Marsillach, Emma Cohen, Carmen Sevilla

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Satan's Children

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1 3
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Lips of Blood Marie-Pierre Castel, Paul Bisciglia, Natalie Perrey Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Black Magic Lo Lieh, Ti Lung, Lily Li

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Evil Eye Richard Conte, Eduardo Fajardo, Jorge Rivero Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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1 3
I Don't Want to Be Born is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1975
I Don't Want to Be Born Joan Collins, Caroline Munro, Donald Pleasence

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Remodelled Beauty Park Am, Lee Nak-hoon, Yu Ji-in

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Satyendra Kapoor, Helen, Bhagwan Dada

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1 3
Night Train Murders is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1975
Marina Berti, Irene Miracle, Enrico Maria Salerno

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Shelley Winters, Slim Pickens, Ted Cassidy

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Persecution Lana Turner, Trevor Howard, Ronald Howard

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Lucía Méndez, Helena Rojo, Pedro Armendáriz

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El Inquisidor María Aurelia Bisutti

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2 5
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The Man with Two Faces

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1 4
Savage Man Savage Beast is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 1975
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