horror The Best Horror Movies of 2007  

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List of the best 2007 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 2007, 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 is a list that features movies like Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and The Mist. This isn't necessarily a list of all horror movies from 2007, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Hostel: Part II Bijou Phillips, Lauren German, Heather Matarazzo Hostel: Part II is a 2007 American horror film written and directed by Eli Roth, and the sequel to his 2005 horror film Hostel. Like its predecessor, the film is set in Slovakia and centers on a ...more

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Vacancy Kate Beckinsale, Luke Wilson, Ethan Embry Vacancy is a 2007 American horror film directed by Nimród Antal and starring Kate Beckinsale and Luke Wilson. It was distributed by Screen Gems and was released on April 20, 2007. Early ...more

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Rogue Mia Wasikowska, Sam Worthington, Radha Mitchell Rogue is a 2007 Australian independent horror film about a group of tourists in Australia who fall prey to a giant, man-eating crocodile. Rogue was released in Australia on 8 November 2007. The ...more

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Teeth Jess Weixler, Josh Pais, Nathan Parsons Teeth is a 2007 American black comedy horror film directed by Mitchell Lichtenstein. Still a stranger to her own body, a high school student (Jess Weixler) discovers she has a physical advantage ...more

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The Invasion Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Malin Åkerman Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The Invasion is a 2007 science fiction thriller film starring Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig, directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, with additional scenes written by The Wachowskis and directed by ...more

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Mulberry Street John Hoyt, Debbie Rochon, Larry Fessenden Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Mulberry Street is a 2006 American horror film directed by Jim Mickle, written by Nick Damici and Jim Mickle, and starring Nick Damici. It was released by After Dark Films as a part of their 8 ...more

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The Hitcher Sophia Bush, Sean Bean, Neal McDonough The Hitcher is a 2007 horror thriller film starring Sean Bean, Sophia Bush, and Zachary Knighton. It is a remake of the 1986 film of the same name starring Rutger Hauer, Jennifer Jason Leigh, ...more

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The Hills Have Eyes 2 Jessica Stroup, Daniella Alonso, Lee Thompson Young The Hills Have Eyes 2 is a 2007 American horror film, and the sequel to the 2006 film The Hills Have Eyes which was a remake of the 1977 horror film The Hills Have Eyes. The film follows several ...more

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Inside Béatrice Dalle, Tahar Rahim, Dominique Frot Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Inside is a 2007 French horror film directed by Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo, starring Alysson Paradis and Béatrice Dalle. It was written by co-director Bustillo, and is the first ...more

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Ghost Rider Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Rebel Wilson Ghost Rider is a 2007 American supernatural superhero film written and directed by Mark Steven Johnson. Based on the character of the same name which appeared in Marvel Comics, the character's ...more

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Wrong Turn 2: Dead End Henry Rollins, Daniella Alonso, Crystal Lowe Wrong Turn 2: Dead End is a 2007 American horror film directed by Joe Lynch and starring Erica Leerhsen, Henry Rollins and Texas Battle. The film is a sequel to the 2003 film Wrong Turn and the ...more

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AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem Kristen Hager, Sam Trammell, Reiko Aylesworth Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem is a 2007 American science-fiction horror film directed by the Brothers Strause, written by Shane Salerno, and starring Steven Pasquale, Reiko Aylesworth, and John ...more

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The Orphanage Geraldine Chaplin, Belén Rueda, Édgar Vivar The Orphanage is a 2007 Spanish horror film and the debut feature of Spanish filmmaker J. A. Bayona. The film stars Belén Rueda as Laura, Fernando Cayo as her husband, Carlos, and Roger ...more

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28 Weeks Later Rose Byrne, Idris Elba, Jeremy Renner 28 Weeks Later is a 2007 British-Spanish post-apocalyptic science fiction horror film, structured as a sequel to the 2002 critical and commercial success, 28 Days Later. 28 Weeks Later was ...more

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Drive-Thru Leighton Meester, Penn Dayton Badgley, Melora Hardin Drive-Thru is a 2007 American horror comedy film, directed by Brendan Cowles and Shane Kuhn, starring Leighton Meester and Nicholas D'Agosto. It is set in Orange County, California and involves ...more

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Somebody Help Me Jessica Szohr, Omarion, Marques Houston Somebody Help Me is a 2007 television horror film starring Marques Houston and Omarion, written and directed by their music producer, Chris Stokes. The film was first shown on BET on Halloween, ...more

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30 Days of Night Josh Hartnett, Melissa George, Ben Foster For centuries, vampires have stayed in the dark, forced to hide each morning or else be destroyed by the burning power of the sun. But in Columbia Pictures' 30 Days of Night, based on the ...more

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Planet Terror Bruce Willis, Rose McGowan, Fergie Planet Terror is a 2007 American action horror science-fiction film directed by Robert Rodriguez, about a group of people attempting to survive an onslaught of zombie-like creatures as they feud ...more

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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a 2007 musical slasher film directed by Tim Burton. It is an adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Tony Award-winning 1979 musical ...more

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Diary of the Dead Quentin Tarantino, Stephen King, Simon Pegg Diary of the Dead is a 2007 horror film by George A. Romero. Although independently produced, it was distributed theatrically by Dimension Films and was released in cinemas on February 15, 2008 ...more

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Hack! Danica McKellar, Juliet Landau, William Forsythe Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Hack! is a 2007 American horror film directed and written by Matt Flynn. The film centres on a group of students who, while on a field trip, become victims in a snuff film, and stars Danica ...more

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The Haunting of Sorority Row Leighton Meester, Meghan Ory, Elyse Levesque The Haunting of Sorority Row is a 2007 Canadian made for TV film starring Leighton Meester, Agam Darshi, Lisa Marie Caruk, Meghan Ory, Carlo Marks and Kailin See. The film aired on the Lifetime ...more

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Dead Tone Rutger Hauer, Aimee Garcia, Jud Tylor Dead Tone, originally released as 7eventy 5ive, is a 2007 horror film directed and written by Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor. It stars Hooks, Antwon Tanner, Cherie Johnson, Rutger Hauer, German ...more

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The Only Witness Amber Valletta, Kristy Swanson, Ryan Kwanten Dead Silence is a 2007 supernatural psychological horror film directed by James Wan and written by Leigh Whannell, the creators of Saw. The film stars Ryan Kwanten, Judith Roberts, Donnie ...more

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Blood & Chocolate Hugh Dancy, Agnes Bruckner, Olivier Martinez Blood & Chocolate is a 2007 fantasy-horror film directed by Katja von Garnier. Written by Ehren Kruger and Christopher Landon, their screenplay is very loosely based on Annette Curtis ...more

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Saw IV Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer Saw IV is a 2007 Canadian-American horror film and the fourth installment of the Saw franchise. It was directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by newcomers Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan, ...more

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Hannibal Rising Gong Li, Kevin McKidd, Rhys Ifans Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Hannibal Rising is a 2007 horror film and the fifth film of the Hannibal Lecter franchise. It is a prequel to the previous three films: Red Dragon, The Silence of the Lambs, and Hannibal. The ...more

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 2007
Halloween Malcolm McDowell, Danny Trejo, Danielle Harris Halloween is a 2007 American slasher film written, directed, and produced by Rob Zombie. The film is a remake/reimagining of the 1978 horror film of the same name; it is a reboot of the ...more

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Dead Moon Rising Chris Albro, Bob C. Cooke, Colleen Mooney Dead Moon Rising is a 2007 horror film written and directed by Mark E. Poole. It stars Jason Crowe, Mike Seely, and Erica Goldsmith as locals who must fight waves of zombies in Louisville,

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Creek Brett Hundley, Cassie Jaye, John Karyus Creek is a 2007 horror thriller film written by Lola Wallace and Tom Devlin, and directed by Lola Wallace.

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Return to House on Haunted Hill Amanda Righetti, Taye Diggs, Cerina Vincent Return to House on Haunted Hill is a 2007 horror film and sequel to the 1999 film House on Haunted Hill. Directed by Víctor García, the film depicts a group of people searching for ...more

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Devil's Diary Alexz Johnson, Avan Jogia, Magda Apanowicz Devil's Diary is a Canadian horror television film directed by Farhad Mann and written by John Benjamin Martin. It stars Alexz Johnson, Magda Apanowicz, Deanna Casaluce, and Miriam McDonald.

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Death Proof Rose McGowan, Rosario Dawson, Kurt Russell Death Proof is a 2007 American action-exploitation film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. The film centers on a psychopathic stunt man, Stuntman Mike played by Kurt Russell, who stalks ...more

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Grindhouse Nicolas Cage, Bruce Willis, Rose McGowan Grindhouse is a 2007 American horror film double feature co-written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino. The double feature consists of two feature-length segments, ...more

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Death of a Ghost Hunter Patti Tindall, William McMinn, Davina Joy Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Twenty years after minister Joseph Masterson and his family were slaughtered inside their home, noted ghost hunter Carter Simms (Patti Tindall) is offered $5,000 to investigate the residual ...more

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Black Water Ben Oxenbould, Diana Glenn, Maeve Dermody Black Water is a 2007 horror-thriller film set in the mangrove seas of northern Australia. It was written and directed by Andrew Traucki and David Nerlich and stars Diana Glenn, Maeve Dermody ...more

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The Signal Steve Warren, A. J. Bowen, Sahr Ngaujah The Signal is an American horror film written and directed by independent filmmakers David Bruckner, Dan Bush and Jacob Gentry. It is told in three parts, in which all telecommunication and ...more

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KAW Rod Taylor, Sean Patrick Flanery, Megan Park KAW is a Sci Fi Pictures original film that premiered April 7, 2007 on the Sci Fi Channel. It is similar in plot to The Birds and can be considered a modernization of the film.

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The Messengers Kristen Stewart, Tatiana Maslany, Dylan McDermott The Messengers is a 2007 American supernatural horror film directed by the Pang Brothers, and produced by Sam Raimi. It stars Kristen Stewart, John Corbett, William B. Davis, Dylan McDermott, ...more

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The Mist is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Horror Movies of 2007
The Mist Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The Mist is a 2007 American science fiction horror film based on the 1980 novella of the same name by Stephen King. The film was written and directed by Frank Darabont, who had previously ...more

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Primeval Dominic Purcell, Brooke Langton, Orlando Jones Primeval is a 2007 American horror film which was released on January 12, 2007. The film, starring Dominic Purcell, Brooke Langton, Orlando Jones and Jürgen Prochnow, depicts a team of ...more

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The Reaping Idris Elba, Hilary Swank, AnnaSophia Robb The Reaping is an 2007 American horror film, starring Hilary Swank. The film was directed by Stephen Hopkins for Warner Bros. Pictures, Village Roadshow Pictures and Dark Castle Entertainment. ...more

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Lake Dead Dan Woods, Kelsey Crane, Christian Stokes Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Lake Dead is a 2007 American horror film directed by George Bessudo. It was released as part of the 2007 After Dark Horrorfest. The film follows a group of teenagers who inherit a motel on a ...more

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On Bloody Sunday Danny Trejo, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Ken Davitian

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Otto; or Up with Dead People Marcel Schlutt, Susanne Sachße, John Edward Heys Otto; or, Up with Dead People is a 2008 Canadian and German queer cinema horror film. The film was directed by Bruce LaBruce and stars Jey Crisfar, Marcel Schlutt, Nicholas Fox Ricciardi and Gio ...more

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White Noise: The Light Nathan Fillion, Cory Monteith, Katee Sackhoff White Noise: The Light, also marketed as White Noise 2, is a 2007 horror thriller film, directed by Patrick Lussier and written by Matt Venne. The sequel stars Nathan Fillion and Katee Sackhoff ...more

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1408 Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, Kate Walsh 1408 is a 2007 American psychological horror film based on the Stephen King 1999 short story of the same name directed by Swedish director Mikael Håfström, who earlier had directed ...more

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Boot Camp Mila Kunis, Peter Stormare, Gregory Smith Boot Camp, also released in the UK as Punishment, is a 2008 psychological suspense thriller film written by Agatha Dominik and John Cox and directed by Christian Duguay. The film's working title ...more

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Dead Mary Dominique Swain, Maggie Castle, Reagan Pasternak Dead Mary is a 2007 slasher film from 235 Films starring Dominique Swain as Kim.

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REC Manuela Velasco, Javier Botet, Ana Isabel Velásquez REC is a 2007 Spanish horror film, co-written and directed by Jaume Balagueró and Paco Plaza. The film was shot in Barcelona, Spain and the title is an abbreviation of the word ...more