Horror The Best Horror Movies of 2001  

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List of the best 2001 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 2001, 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.

These movies, like Scary Movie 2 and Hannibal include images when available. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 2001, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.

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The Others Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Michelle Fairley

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Jeepers Creepers Justin Long, Eileen Brennan, Victor Salva

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Joy Ride Paul Walker, Leelee Sobieski, Walton Goggins

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Hannibal Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins

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Thirteen Ghosts Shannon Elizabeth, Tony Shalhoub, Matthew Lillard

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From Hell Heather Graham, Ian Holm, Robbie Coltrane

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Frailty Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Powers Boothe

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Ghostdog1521 added Jurassic Park III Téa Leoni, William H. Macy, Laura Dern

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Jason X David Cronenberg, Lexa Doig, Peter Mensah

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The Devil's Backbone Eduardo Noriega, Marisa Paredes, Federico Luppi

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Brotherhood of the Wolf Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel, Gaspard Ulliel

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Valentine Katherine Heigl, Denise Richards, David Boreanaz

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The Hole Keira Knightley, Thora Birch, Embeth Davidtz

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Session 9 Josh Lucas, David Caruso, 피터 뮬란

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Tremors 3: Back to Perfection Ariana Richards, Michael Gross, Barry Livingston

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The Forsaken Julia Schultz, Izabella Miko, Simon Rex

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Ichi the Killer Shinya Tsukamoto, Tadanobu Asano, Susumu Terajima

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The Mummy Returns Dwayne Johnson, Rachel Weisz, Brendan Fraser

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Suicide Club Kimiko Yo, Ryo Ishibashi, Akaji Maro

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Route 666 Lou Diamond Phillips, Dick Miller, Lori Petty

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Ghostdog1521 added Soul Survivors Eliza Dushku, Casey Affleck, Luke Wilson

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The Killing Kind Saeed Jaffrey, Andrew Howard, David Calder

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Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell A. J. Cook, Emmanuelle Vaugier, Sarah Carter

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Trouble Every Day Vincent Gallo, Béatrice Dalle, Tricia Vessey Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Lost Voyage Judd Nelson, Mark Sheppard, Lance Henriksen

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Pulse Koyuki, Kōji Yakusho, Kumiko Aso

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Wendigo Patricia Clarkson, Erik Per Sullivan, Jake Weber

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Sorum Jang Jin-young, Kim Myung-min, Han-wi Lee

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No One Can Hear You Kelly McGillis, Craig Parker

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The Snake King's Child Winai Kraibutr, Tep Rindaro, Pich Chanbormey

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Biker Zombies Danny Ray Cook, Jeffrey Michael, Gabrielle Gamache

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Killer Instinct Dee Wallace, Corbin Bernsen, Brian Anthony Wilson Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Cubbyhouse Craig McLachlan, Joshua Leonard, Jerome Ehlers

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Hard Fresh Ryōka Yuzuki, Daiki Nakamura, Ryūzaburō Ōtomo

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Horror Hotline... Big Head Monster Francis Ng, Josie Ho, Niki Chow

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Revelation Terence Stamp, Derek Jacobi, Liam Cunningham

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Plaga Zombie: Zona Mutante Pablo Parés, Berta Muñiz

All The Signs You're Dating A Basic Bitch

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Aalavandhan Kamal Haasan, Raveena Tandon, Kitu Gidwani

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Body Jumper Chaichan Nimpulsawasdi, Cheathavuth Watcharakhun, Chompunoot Piyapane

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Demonicus Candace Kroslak, Venesa Talor, Gregory Lee Kenyon

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Faust: Love of the Damned Jeffrey Combs, Michelle Jenner, Andrew Divoff

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The Reflection Amitabh Bachchan, Raveena Tandon, Manoj Bajpai

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Devil's Prey Ashley Jones, Patrick Bergin, Tim Thomerson

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Arachnid Chris Potter, Alex Reid, Ravil Isyanov

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Cremains Debbie Rochon, Jeff Dylan Graham, Lilith Stabs

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Visible Secret Shu Qi, Anthony Wong, Eason Chan Yik-Shun

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Black Serenade Maribel Verdú, Fele Martínez, Jorge Sanz

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The Braineater Ned Dennehy, Philip Rogan, Eoin Whelan

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She Creature is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 2001
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The Remnant Joe Estevez, Jeff Marlow, Roxzane T. Mims