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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
154 128
Bhool Bhuliya is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bhool Bhuliya Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Ameesha Patel

2
199 209
13B is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
13B

3
147 156
Shaapit: The Cursed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaapit: The Cursed Aditya Narayan, Shweta Agarwal, Shubh Joshi

4
145 154
Raaz is listed (or ranked) 4 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

5
160 174
1920 is listed (or ranked) 5 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

6
193 221
Veerana is listed (or ranked) 6 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.

7
149 177
Daak Bangla is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Daak Bangla Aaloka, Bhakti Bhansali, Leena Das

8
103 120
Raaz 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raaz 2

9
173 221
Cheekh is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Cheekh Madan Puri, Rajendra Nath, Birbal Cheekh is a 1985 horror film directed by Mohan Bhakri.

10
103 128
Darna Mana Hai is listed (or ranked) 10 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

11
106 135
Kaal is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Kaal Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi, John Abraham

12
111 144
Bandh Darwaja is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bandh Darwaja Hashmat Khan, Manjeet Kular, Kunickaa Sadanand

13
117 159
Mahal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Mahal Ashok Kumar, Madhubala, M. Kumar

14
35 45
Chandramukhi is listed (or ranked) 14 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

15
193 274
Raat is listed (or ranked) 15 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

16
45 63
Gumnaam is listed (or ranked) 16 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

17
45 63
Tahkhana is listed (or ranked) 17 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

18
86 124
Phoonk is listed (or ranked) 18 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.

19
100 146
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche Surendra Kumar, Pooja, Imtiaz

20
85 126
Kaun is listed (or ranked) 20 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

21
62 95
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
106 162
Shaitani Ilaka is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaitani Ilaka Sunil Dhawan, Shehnaz Kudia, Neelam Mehra

23
77 118
Naagin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Naagin Mouni Roy, Adaa Khan, Sudha Chandran

24
82 128
Purani Haveli is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Satish Shah, Leela Mishra, Vijay Arora Purani Haveli is a 1989 Hindi horror film presented by Ramsay brothers.The soundtracks were composed by Ajit Singh.

25
44 72
Yaavarum Naalam is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Yaavarum Naalam Madhavan, Neetu Chandra, Saranya Ponvannan