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The Best Hindi Horror Movies

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. 

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  • Bhool Bhuliya
    1
    Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Ameesha Patel
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Priyadarshan
  • 13B
    2
  • Veerana
    3
    Gulshan Grover, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Satish Shah
    • Released: 1988
    • Directed by: Shyam Ramsay, Tulsi Ramsay
  • 1920
    4
    Rakhi Sawant, Rajendranath Zutshi, Indraneil Sengupta
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Vikram Bhatt
  • Raaz
    5
    Rajesh Khanna, Asit Sen, I. S. Johar
    • Released: 1967
    • Directed by: Ravindra Dave
  • Darna Mana Hai
    6
    Shilpa Shetty, Saif Ali Khan, Sameera Reddy
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Prawaal Raman
  • Shaapit: The Cursed
    7
    Aditya Narayan, Shweta Agarwal, Shubh Joshi
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Vikram Bhatt
  • Daak Bangla
    8
    Aaloka, Bhakti Bhansali, Leena Das
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: Keshu Ramsay
  • Kaal
    9
    Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi, John Abraham
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Soham Shah
  • Mahal
    10
    Ashok Kumar, Madhubala, M. Kumar
    • Released: 1949
    • Directed by: Kamal Amrohi
  • Raaz 2
    11
    Kangana Ranaut, Jackie Shroff, Emraan Hashmi
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Mohit Suri
  • Bandh Darwaja
    12
    Hashmat Khan, Manjeet Kular, Kunickaa Sadanand
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Shyam Ramsay, Tulsi Ramsay
  • Cheekh
    13
    Madan Puri, Rajendra Nath, Birbal
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Mohan Bhakri
  • Raat
    14
    Om Puri, Nana Patekar, Revathi
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Ram Gopal Varma
  • Raaz 3
    15

    Raaz 3

    Emraan Hashmi, Bipasha Basu, Esha Gupta
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Vikram Bhatt
  • Shaitani Ilaka
    16

    Shaitani Ilaka

    Sunil Dhawan, Shehnaz Kudia, Neelam Mehra
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Kiran Ramsay
  • Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche
    17

    Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche

    Surendra Kumar, Pooja, Imtiaz
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Tulsi Ramsay
  • Bhoot
    18
    Rekha, Ajay Devgan, Nana Patekar
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Ram Gopal Varma
  • Chandramukhi
    19
    Rajinikanth, Nayantara, Nassar
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: P. Vasu
  • Gumnaam
    20
    Mehmood Ali, Madan Puri, Pran
    • Released: 1965
    • Directed by: Raja Nawathe
  • Jaani Dushman
    21

    Jaani Dushman

    Sunil Dutt, Sanjeev Kumar, Shatrughan Sinha
    • Released: 1979
    • Directed by: Rajkumar Kohli
  • Aatma
    22

    Aatma

    Jaideep Ahlawat, Bipasha Basu, Padam Bhola
    • Released: 2013
    • Directed by: Suparn Verma
  • Tahkhana
    23
    Rajendra Nath, Puneet Issar, Imtiaz Khan
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Shyam Ramsay, Tulsi Ramsay
  • Naagin
    24

    Naagin

    Mouni Roy, Adaa Khan, Sudha Chandran
    • Released: 2009
  • 100 Days
    25

    100 Days

    Jackie Shroff, Madhuri Dixit, Javed Jaffrey
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: Partho Ghosh