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The Best Horror Movies of 1996  

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List of the best 1996 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 1996, 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 contains movies like Scream and From Dusk till Dawn. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 1996, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Drew Barrymore, Rose McGowan, Courteney Cox
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Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino
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Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Christine Taylor
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Stephen King, Kari Wührer, Josh Lucas
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Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson, R. Lee Ermey
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Corey Feldman, Angie Everhart, Erika Eleniak
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Adam Scott, Doug Bradley, Kenneth Tobey
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Naomi Watts, Karen Black, Mark Salling
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Val Kilmer, Michael Douglas, Emily Mortimer
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Eduardo Noriega, Ana Torrent, Fele Martínez
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Anthony Michael Hall, Gabrielle Anwar, Giovanni Ribisi
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Lysette Anthony
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Mariel Hemingway, Michael Paré, Mason Gamble
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Kevin Murphy, Michael J. Nelson, Trace Beaulieu
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Peter Weller, Jennifer Rubin, Roy Dupuis
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Donnie Yen, Dayo Wong, King-Tan Yuen
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Fred Ward, Michael Gross, Helen Shaver
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Asia Argento, Thomas Kretschmann, Marco Leonardi
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Shun Sugata, Kei Fujiwara, Kimihiko Hasegawa
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Ferenc Mihalik added Sharon Stone, Kathy Bates, J.J. Abrams
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Julia Roberts, John Malkovich, Glenn Close
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Samantha Zoe Womack, Kadamba Simmons, Oliver Tobias
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The Bride of Frank Tasim Atkinson
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Sarah's Child Michael Berger, Mary Williams
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Bridgette Wilson, Peter Boyle, Scott Cohen