Film The Best 90s Slasher Movies  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite slasher films that were released in the 1990s.

If horror films and the 90s are two of your favorite things, then we want you to vote on this list of the best 90s slasher movies. Other horror junkies have already voted on this list of the best slasher movies from the 90s, so why not chime in with your opinion as well? After all, the ‘90s saw the birth of the Scream franchise, a clever recasting of every cliché in the genre. If you're looking for bloody movies from the 90s, then you've come to the right place.

Among the other great films on this list of the top ‘90s slasher movies are I Know What You Did Last Summer (from the writer of Scream), Urban Legend, and the Russian entry Mute Witness. You’ll also find a number of sequels: When a Stranger Calls Back, Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday and Bride of Chucky are among the best.

So, which of the movies on this list of good ‘90s slasher films stood your hair on end? Vote up the best ‘90s slasher movies and make sure to add any we might have missed.

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Scream David Arquette, Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox

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I Know What You Did Last Summer Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe I Know What You Did Last Summer is a 1997 American slasher film based on the 1973 novel of the same name by Lois Duncan. The film changes many aspects of the book, which was not a slasher novel. ...more

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Urban Legend Jared Leto, Tara Reid, Alicia Witt Urban Legend is a 1998 slasher film starring Jared Leto and Alicia Witt. The film is based on the premise that a killer is using the methods of death described in certain urban legends as a ...more

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Candyman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 90s Slasher Movies
DrXavier Xavier added Candyman Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Vanessa A. Williams Candyman is a 1992 American horror film written and directed by Bernard Rose, based on the short story "The Forbidden" by Clive Barker, though the film's scenario is switched from ...more

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Child's Play 2 (1990) Alex Vincent, Jenny Agutter, Gerrit Graham

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Scream 2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 90s Slasher Movies
harrywalker150 added Scream 2 Sarah Michelle Gellar, Courteney Cox, Heather Graham Scream 2 is a 1997 American slasher film created and written by Kevin Williamson and directed by Wes Craven, starring Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jamie ...more

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Halloween 6 Paul Rudd, Donald Pleasence, Mitchell Ryan Picking up six years after the events of Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers, this competently produced but ultimately disappointing sequel attempts to tie up the uneven horror series' ...more

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Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh Tony Todd, Veronica Cartwright, Bill Nunn Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh is the 1995 sequel to the horror film Candyman, an adaptation of the Clive Barker short story "The Forbidden". It stars Tony Todd, Kelly Rowan, William ...more

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Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday Erin Gray, Leslie Jordan, Kane Hodder Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday is a 1993 slasher film directed by Adam Marcus and produced by Sean S. Cunningham. Released on August 13, 1993, it is the ninth installment of the Friday the ...more

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Bride of Chucky Katherine Heigl, Jennifer Tilly, John Ritter Bride of Chucky is a 1998 black comedy horror film distributed by Universal Pictures. It is the fourth installment in the Child's Play film series. The film is written by Don Mancini and ...more

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Maniac Cop 2 Bruce Campbell, Robert Davi, Charles Napier Maniac Cop 2 is a 1990 American action horror film directed by William Lustig and written by Larry Cohen. It is the sequel to Maniac Cop and stars Robert Davi, Claudia Christian, Michael Lerner ...more

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Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III Viggo Mortensen, Ken Foree, Tom Everett Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III is the second sequel to the 1974 film The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and was directed by Jeff Burr. It was released by New Line Cinema on January 12, ...more

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Dr. Giggles Holly Marie Combs, Cliff DeYoung, Glenn Quinn Dr. Giggles is a 1992 horror film directed by Manny Coto, and starring Larry Drake as the titular antagonist and Holly Marie Combs as the protagonist. The film co-stars Cliff DeYoung and Glenn ...more

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When a Stranger Calls Back Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Jill Schoelen When a Stranger Calls Back is a 1993 made-for-television psychological horror film directed by Fred Walton. It is the sequel to the 1979 classic When a Stranger Calls.

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Delicatessen Dominique Pinon, Karin Viard, Ticky Holgado Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Delicatessen is a 1991 French film, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro, starring Dominique Pinon and Karin Viard. It is set in an apartment building in a post-apocalyptic France of an ...more

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Slumber Party Massacre III Hope Marie Carlton, Maria Ford, David Lawrence Slumber Party Massacre 3 is the second sequel to the original 1982 slasher film The Slumber Party Massacre. It was directed by Sally Mattison, written by Bruce Carson and produced by Catherine ...more

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Mute Witness Alec Guinness, Oleg Yankovsky, Fay Ripley Mute Witness is a 1994 thriller/horror film written, directed, and produced by Anthony Waller. The film was shot in Moscow, Russia, while Alec Guinness's scenes were filmed in Germany in 1985. ...more

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Happy Hell Night Sam Rockwell, Jorja Fox, Darren McGavin Happy Hell Night is a 1992 horror thriller film directed by Brian Owens.

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Popcorn Dee Wallace, Karen Witter, Ray Walston Popcorn is a 1991 American horror film directed by Mark Herrier and written by Alan Ormsby.

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Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge Ian Abercrombie, Sarah Douglas, Michelle Bauer Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge is a 1991 direct-to-video horror film written by Charles Band, C. Courtney Joyner and David Schmoeller, and directed by David DeCoteau. It is the third film ...more

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Hard to Die Karen Mayo-Chandler, Melissa Moore, Peter Spellos Hard to Die is a 1990 action comedy film written by Mark Thomas McGee and James B. Rogers, directed by Jim Wynorski, and starring Gail Harris and Melissa Moore. The film features a similar ...more

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Kolobos Nichole Pelerine, Donny Terranova Kolobos is a 1999 independent horror movie that was directed by Daniel Liatowitsch and David Todd Ocvirk. The film was released on September 28, 1999 through Armitage Pictures.

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Schramm Micha Brendel Schramm is a 1993 German horror film directed by controversial taboo-breaking auteur Jörg Buttgereit. It is stylised and artfully shot on 16mm film. It tells the story of a man who has been ...more

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Milo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 90s Slasher Movies
bigdaddyg added Milo Mila Kunis, Vincent Schiavelli, Richard Portnow Milo is a 1998 horror film directed by Pascal Franchot.

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Shock 'Em Dead Traci Lords Shock ‘Em Dead, also known as Rock ‘Em Dead, is a comedic horror film written by Mark Freed, David Tedder and Andrew Cross, and directed by Mark Freed. It stars Traci Lords in one of her first ...more

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Trauma Asia Argento, Piper Laurie, Brad Dourif Trauma is a 1993 Italian giallo film directed by Dario Argento.

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Steel and Lace Bruce Davison, Stacy Haiduk, David Naughton Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Steel and Lace is a 1991 science fiction action film directed by Ernest D. Farino.

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Revenge of Billy the Kid Norman Mitchell, Michael Ripper, Michael Balfour The horny farmer McDonald has his wicked way with a goat. Life returns to normal for the family, until the goat gives birth! The mutant off spring, called Billy, is tormented by the Farmer's ...more

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Knight Moves Diane Lane, Katharine Isabelle, Daniel Baldwin Knight Moves is a 1992 American thriller film, directed by Carl Schenkel and written by Brad Mirman, about a chess grandmaster who is accused of several grisly murders.