Graveyard Shift The Best Horror Movies of 2005  

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List of the best 2005 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 2005, 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.

War of the Worlds and Hostel are included in this list. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 2005, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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The Amityville Horror is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 2005
Chloë Grace Moretz, Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Nichols

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72 15
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Danny Trejo, Laura Harring, Mircea Monroe

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87 24
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Eli Roth, Ashley Robbins, Jay Hernandez

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74 18
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Laura Linney, Jennifer Carpenter, Tom Wilkinson

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65 13
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Fujiko, Mai Takahashi, Masumi Miyazaki

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64 13
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Isabella Leong, Bongkoj Khongmalai, Chen Bolin

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72 18
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Jennifer Connelly, Tim Roth, John C. Reilly

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82 24
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Henry Cavill, Katheryn Winnick, Lance Henriksen

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72 19
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Griff Furst, Leigh Scott, Chriss Anglin

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78 23
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Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid

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68 17
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Jerri Manthey, Michelle Borth, Michael Paré

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78 24
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Diamond Dallas Page, Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn

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71 20
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Bruce Campbell, Renee O'Connor, Peter Jason

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64 16
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Glenn Plummer, Randy Brooks, Patrick Scott Lewis

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60 14
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Benjamin McKenzie, Ryan Barrett, Pete Soltesz

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71 21
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Robert De Niro, Dakota Fanning, Famke Janssen Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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68 20
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Teresa Palmer, John Jarratt, Kestie Morassi

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72 23
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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

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63 18
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Mads Koudal, Andreas Andersson, Aldo Cunei

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63 18
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Jeff Kueppers, Jerad Anderson, Mark Kunzman

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69 22
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Jon Bon Jovi, Jared Padalecki, Lindy Booth

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58 15
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Tadanobu Asano, Mikako Ichikawa, Nao Ōmori

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59 16
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Costas Mandylor, Ed Brigadier

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63 19
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Akara Amarttayakul, Chatchai Plengpanich, Tom Dundee

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60 18
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Michelle Borth, Joleigh Fioravanti, Clayton Rohner

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66 22
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April Telek, Sebastian Gacki, Angelique Naude

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55 15
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Ferenc Mihalik added Franka Potente, Jeremy Sheffield, Joe Anderson

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70 25
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Kate Hudson, John Hurt, Joy Bryant

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68 24
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Lena Headey, Piper Perabo, Morris Chestnut

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60 19
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Mathew Fox, Hayo Stekker, Alex Lane

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66 23
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Naomi Watts, Emily VanCamp, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

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66 23
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Lindsay Dell, Michael Henry, Shaylyn Doyle

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Kathy Baker, Bryan Brown, Shannon Lucio

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61 20
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Jason Contini, Alan Sciranko, Bryan Lane

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62 21
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Andrew Leman, John Klemantaski, Barry Lynch

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64 23
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Dwayne Johnson, Rosamund Pike, Karl Urban

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58 19
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Rajinikanth, Nayantara, Nassar

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71 28
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Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker

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65 24
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Charlotte Salt, Josep Maria Pou, Michael McKell

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57 19
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C. Thomas Howell, Peter Greene, Jake Busey

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66 26
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Maggie Grace, Selma Blair, Tom Welling

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63 24
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Ron Jeremy, Gabrielle Dennis, Anna Bridgforth Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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60 22
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Vincent Piazza, Alessandra Ramos, Omar Jermaine

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57 20
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Ok-bin Kim, Seo Ji-hye, Jeon Ji-ae

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57 20
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Fred the Elephant Boy, Bill Zebub, George Stiso

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61 23
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Kari Wührer, Doug Bradley, Marc Warren

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61 23
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Richard Chance, Michael Himsworth Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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59 22
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Hunter Tylo, William Forsythe, Jeffrey Combs

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59 22
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Jaime Pressly, Brooke Burns, Sung-Hi Lee

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53 18
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Jackeline Olivier, Joseph Marino, April Wade