Graveyard Shift The Best Horror Movies of 1977  

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List of the best 1977 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 1977, 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.

Suspiria and Eraserhead are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1977, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Joan Bennett, Alida Valli, Udo Kier

2
20 7
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Dee Wallace, Michael Berryman, John Steadman

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8 3
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Jack Nance, Jeanne Bates, Jack Fisk

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7 2
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Marilyn Chambers, Joe Silver, Susan Roman

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8 3
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Kim Richards, James Brolin, Kyle Richards

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8 3
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Christopher Walken, Jeff Goldblum, Ava Gardner

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6 2
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Anthony Hopkins, Marsha Mason, John Hillerman

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8 5
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Bo Derek, Richard Harris, Charlotte Rampling

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4 1
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Richard Burton, Jenny Agutter, Joan Plowright

10
6 4
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Leslie Nielsen, Christopher George, Michael Ansara

11
4 2
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Joe Don Baker, R. G. Armstrong, Richard B. Shull

12
3 1
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Burt Lancaster, Barbara Carrera, Michael York

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3 1
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Kyle Richards, Robert Englund, Carolyn Jones

14
2 0
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Hayden the Monster Man added Hal Holbrook

15
4 3
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Helen Hunt, Lee Grant, Jack Colvin

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4 3
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The Night Nurse Kate Fitzpatrick

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4 3
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Donna Mills, June Allyson, Vic Morrow

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3 2
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Leslie Lee

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3 2
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Piper Laurie, Stuart Whitman, Len Lesser

20
3 2
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Gunnar Hansen, Val Mayerik, Linda Conrad

21
2 1
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Peter Weller, Kathy Baker, John Glover

22
2 1
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Jennifer O'Neill, Gabriele Ferzetti, Marc Porel

23
2 1
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Cameron Mitchell, Aldo Ray, May Britt

24
5 5
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John Astin, Carolyn Jones, Ted Cassidy

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2 2
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Kimiko Ikegami, Haruko Wanibuchi, Yōko Minamida