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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
172 137
Bhool Bhuliya is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bhool Bhuliya Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Ameesha Patel

2
211 216
13B is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
13B

3
165 178
1920 is listed (or ranked) 3 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

4
154 168
Shaapit: The Cursed is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaapit: The Cursed Aditya Narayan, Shweta Agarwal, Shubh Joshi

5
150 164
Raaz is listed (or ranked) 5 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

6
203 233
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
162 192
Daak Bangla is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Daak Bangla Aaloka, Bhakti Bhansali, Leena Das

8
112 131
Raaz 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raaz 2

9
179 226
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
112 140
Kaal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Kaal Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi, John Abraham

11
105 131
Darna Mana Hai is listed (or ranked) 11 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

12
121 156
Bandh Darwaja is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bandh Darwaja Hashmat Khan, Manjeet Kular, Kunickaa Sadanand

13
123 161
Mahal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Mahal Ashok Kumar, Madhubala, M. Kumar

14
208 279
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
37 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
47 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
85 119
Naagin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Naagin Mouni Roy, Adaa Khan, Sudha Chandran

18
46 64
Tahkhana is listed (or ranked) 18 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

19
88 126
Phoonk is listed (or ranked) 19 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.

20
113 167
Shaitani Ilaka is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaitani Ilaka Sunil Dhawan, Shehnaz Kudia, Neelam Mehra

21
102 151
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche Surendra Kumar, Pooja, Imtiaz

22
85 127
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
93 143
Aatma is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Aatma Jaideep Ahlawat, Bipasha Basu, Padam Bhola

24
62 96
Bhoot is listed (or ranked) 24 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

25
46 72
Yaavarum Naalam is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Yaavarum Naalam Madhavan, Neetu Chandra, Saranya Ponvannan