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Here is a spine-tingling list of the best Hindi horror movies, ranked by Bollywood film fans like you. Whether you're looking for a good ghost story, haunted house, or exorcism, you're likely to find it among this poll of top Bollywood horror movies. Fear is fear the world over and these films deliver the shivers, so even if you're not from India you should check out the films at the top of this list, as they are strongly recommended by other Ranker users.

If you're looking for stories of demonic possession look no further than 1920 and Phoonk; if haunted houses or apartments are you bent check out Raat and 13B; or if you prefer the creepiness of a young woman whose eye transplant allows her to see into a ghostly world, Naina is the movie for you. No matter what sub-genre you're looking for, there's something on this Hindi horror movies list to creep you out. 

Which Indian horror movie scares you the most? Join our other users and give the scariest movies on this list a thumbs up, or tell us what frightens you most in the comments below.

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1
202 158
Bhool Bhuliya is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bhool Bhuliya Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Ameesha Patel

2
236 228
13B is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
13B

3
249 246
Veerana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Veerana Gulshan Grover, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Satish Shah
Veerana: Vengeance of the Vampire is a 1988 action horror film directed by Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay.

4
179 186
1920 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Rakhi Sawant, Rajendranath Zutshi, Indraneil Sengupta
1920 is a 2008 Indian Horror film written and directed by Vikram Bhatt. Filmed in Hindi, the film revolves around the events surrounding a married couple living in a haunted house in the year ...more

5
165 174
Shaapit: The Cursed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaapit: The Cursed Aditya Narayan, Shweta Agarwal, Shubh Joshi

6
155 168
Raaz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Rajesh Khanna, Asit Sen, I. S. Johar
Raaz is a 1967 Hindi romantic thriller movie directed by Ravindra Dave. Produced by G. P. Sippy for Sippy Films, the story was written by C. J. Pavri. The film stars Rajesh Khanna, Babita, I. S. ...more

7
123 140
Raaz 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raaz 2

8
188 231
Cheekh is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Cheekh Madan Puri, Rajendra Nath, Birbal
Cheekh is a 1985 horror film directed by Mohan Bhakri.

9
121 145
Kaal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Kaal Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi, John Abraham

10
171 214
Daak Bangla is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Daak Bangla Aaloka, Bhakti Bhansali, Leena Das

11
132 165
Bandh Darwaja is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bandh Darwaja Hashmat Khan, Manjeet Kular, Kunickaa Sadanand

12
130 165
Mahal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Mahal Ashok Kumar, Madhubala, M. Kumar

13
109 137
Darna Mana Hai is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shilpa Shetty, Saif Ali Khan, Sameera Reddy
Darna Mana Hai is a 2003 Indian anthology horror thriller film. It was considered a unique and innovative attempt by producer Ram Gopal Varma and director Prawal Raman to provide Indian ...more

14
221 292
Raat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raat Om Puri, Nana Patekar, Revathi
Raat is a 1992 Indian Hindi supernatural thriller film written and directed by Ram Gopal Varma starring Revathi in the role of protagonist Manisha Sharma. Upon release the film received positive ...more

15
38 46
Chandramukhi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Rajinikanth, Nayantara, Nassar
Chandramukhi is a 2005 Indian Tamil comedy-horror film written and directed by P. Vasu, and was produced and distributed by Ramkumar Ganesan of Sivaji Productions. The film features Rajinikanth, ...more

16
127 175
Shaitani Ilaka is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaitani Ilaka Sunil Dhawan, Shehnaz Kudia, Neelam Mehra

17
114 157
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche Surendra Kumar, Pooja, Imtiaz

18
90 124
Naagin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Naagin Mouni Roy, Adaa Khan, Sudha Chandran

19
48 64
Gumnaam is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Mehmood Ali, Madan Puri, Pran
Gumnaam is a 1965 Indian suspense thriller film directed by Raja Nawathe, starring Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Pran, Helen and Mehmood. The film is an adaptation of the book And then there were none by ...more

20
48 66
Tahkhana is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Rajendra Nath, Puneet Issar, Imtiaz Khan
Tahkhana is a 1986 Bollywood horror film directed by Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay. It is a tale about two sisters separated at birth and the search for a hidden treasure which is guarded in a ...more

21
66 99
Bhoot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Rekha, Ajay Devgan, Nana Patekar
Bhoot is a 2003 Indian supernatural horror film. It was directed by Ram Gopal Varma and stars Ajay Devgan and Urmila Matondkar. It was perceived to be different from a typical Bollywood movie as ...more

22
86 129
Kaun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Urmila Matondkar, Manoj Bajpai, Sushant Singh
Kaun? is a 1999 Indian psychological thriller film directed by Ram Gopal Verma, written by Anurag Kashyap, and starring Urmila Matondkar, Manoj Bajpai and Sushant Singh. The film features a man ...more

23
88 134
Phoonk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Sudeep, Lalitha Dubey, Ashwini Kalsekar
Phoonk is a 2008 Indian horror film directed by Ram Gopal Varma and produced by Praveen Nischol starring Sudeep. The film based on superstition and black magic.It was declared a blockbuster.

24
116 179
Raaz 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raaz 3 Emraan Hashmi, Bipasha Basu, Esha Gupta

25
52 82
Jaani Dushman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Jaani Dushman Sunil Dutt, Sanjeev Kumar, Shatrughan Sinha