Foreign Films The Best Hindi Horror Movies  

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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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128 109
Bhool Bhuliya is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bhool Bhuliya Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Ameesha Patel

2
138 142
Raaz is listed (or ranked) 2 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

3
125 136
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
143 160
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
169 196
13B is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
13B

6
167 201
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
89 105
Raaz 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raaz 2

8
93 115
Kaal is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Kaal Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi, John Abraham

9
98 122
Darna Mana Hai is listed (or ranked) 9 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

10
118 154
Daak Bangla is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Daak Bangla Aaloka, Bhakti Bhansali, Leena Das

11
159 215
Cheekh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Cheekh Madan Puri, Rajendra Nath, Birbal Cheekh is a 1985 horror film directed by Mohan Bhakri.

12
109 148
Mahal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Mahal Ashok Kumar, Madhubala, M. Kumar

13
181 252
Raat is listed (or ranked) 13 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

14
97 133
Bandh Darwaja is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bandh Darwaja Hashmat Khan, Manjeet Kular, Kunickaa Sadanand

15
30 39
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
83 119
Phoonk is listed (or ranked) 16 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.

17
91 131
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
39 58
Gumnaam is listed (or ranked) 18 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

19
41 61
Tahkhana is listed (or ranked) 19 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

20
80 121
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
51 78
Ragini MMS is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Kainaz Motivala, Raj Kumar Yadav, Rajat Kaul Ragini MMS is a 2011 Bollywood found footage horror film directed by Pawan Kripalani and produced by Jeetendra and Shobha Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms. It was released on 13 May 2011. The film is ...more

22
59 91
Bhoot is listed (or ranked) 22 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

23
99 153
Shaitani Ilaka is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Shaitani Ilaka Sunil Dhawan, Shehnaz Kudia, Neelam Mehra

24
41 65
Yaavarum Naalam is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Yaavarum Naalam Madhavan, Neetu Chandra, Saranya Ponvannan

25
76 120
Aatma is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Aatma Jaideep Ahlawat, Bipasha Basu, Padam Bhola

26
79 125
Purani Haveli is listed (or ranked) 26 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.

27
69 112
Naagin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Naagin Mouni Roy, Adaa Khan, Sudha Chandran

28
94 155
Raaz 3 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Raaz 3 Emraan Hashmi, Bipasha Basu, Esha Gupta

29
41 72
Jaani Dushman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Jaani Dushman Sunil Dutt, Sanjeev Kumar, Shatrughan Sinha

30
43 78
Naina is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Urmila Matondkar, Malavika, Anuj Sawhney Naina is a Hindi horror film released in India in 2005. It stars Urmila Matondkar. The film was premiered in the Marché du Film section of the 2005 Cannes Film Festival. The film is a ...more

31
28 54
100 Days is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
100 Days Jackie Shroff, Madhuri Dixit, Javed Jaffrey

32
20 45
Gehrayee is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Amrish Puri, Shreeram Lagoo, Anant Nag Gehrayee is a 1980 Indian horror film directed by Vikas Desai and Aruna Raje based on a script by Vijay Tendulkar, Desai and Raje, and starring Padmini Kolhapure, Sriram Lagoo, Anant Nag and ...more

33
27 58
Chaarulatha is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Chaarulatha Priyamani, Skanda, Saranya Ponvannan

34
33 69
Agyaat is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Nithin, Priyanka Kothari, Ishrat Ali Agyaat is a Bollywood horror film by Ram Gopal Varma starring Nitin Kumar Reddy, Gautam Rode, and Priyanka Kothari. The film was released on 7 August 2009. It was dubbed and released ...more

35
24 56
Suryavanshi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Salman Khan, Shakti Kapoor, Kader Khan Suryavanshi is a 1992 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Rakesh Kumar and produced by Vijay Kumar Galani, starring Salman Khan, Sheeba, Saeed Jaffrey and Amrita Singh.

36
54 107
EK thi Dayan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
EK thi Dayan Emraan Hashmi, Konkona Sen Sharma, Kalki Koechlin

37
31 70
Help is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Bobby Deol, Shreyas Talpade, Mugdha Godse An unhappily married pregnant woman suspects her vengeful deceased twin has returned from the dead.

38
30 70
Phoonk 2 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Sudeep, Ashwini Kalsekar, Jeeva Phoonk 2 is a Bollywood horror film written and directed by Milind Gadagkar. It is a sequel to Ram Gopal Varma's 2008 film Phoonk and stars Sudeep, Amruta Khanvilkar and Ahsaas Channa. The film ...more

39
81 176
Chemistry is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Hindi Horror Movies
Chemistry