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The Best Horror Movies About The Devil

Updated December 14, 2020 16.9k votes 2.7k voters 139.9k views53 items

It's said that the Devil comes in many forms, and these scary movies about Satan are proof of that. Here's our list of the best horror movies about the Devil, including a wide array of films ranging from cult classics to modern indie favorites.

If you're looking for a modern horror movie about the Devil, you really can't go wrong with Robert Eggers' The Witch. It's a bit of a slow burn, but it's a scary movie about the Devil that really sticks with you long after you've finished watching. Classic horror movies about Satan include Rosemary's Baby and The Exorcist, both of which are must-watch films if you love scary movies.

What's your favorite horror movie with the Devil in it? We created this interactive poll just so you could let us know, so vote up your favorite Satan horror movies below!

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    The Exorcist

    Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn

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    The Omen

    Gregory Peck, Lee Remick

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    Rosemary's Baby

    Mia Farrow, Tony Curtis

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    The Devil's Advocate

    Charlize Theron, Al Pacino

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    The Conjuring

    Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson

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    The Witch

    Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson

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    The Exorcism of Emily Rose

    Laura Linney, Jennifer Carpenter

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    Constantine

    Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves

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    The Ninth Gate

    Johnny Depp, Frank Langella

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    The Rite

    Anthony Hopkins, Maria Grazia Cucinotta

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    Angel Heart

    Robert De Niro, Mickey Rourke

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    Drag Me to Hell

    Octavia Spencer, Justin Long

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    Devil

    Zoie Palmer, Caroline Dhavernas

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    The Prophecy

    Viggo Mortensen, Christopher Walken

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    Needful Things

    Ed Harris, Max von Sydow

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    The Exorcist III

    George C. Scott Ed Flanders Jason Miller Scott Wilson Nicol Williamson Brad Dourif

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    Prince of Darkness

    Alice Cooper, Donald Pleasence

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    End of Days

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robin Tunney

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    Haxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages

    William S. Burroughs, Benjamin Christensen

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    Black Sunday

    Barbara Steele, John Richardson

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    The Devil Rides Out

    Christopher Lee, Paul Eddington

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    The Conjuring 2: The Enfield Poltergeist

    Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson

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    Exorcist: The Beginning

    Stellan Skarsgård, Izabella Scorupco

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    Legend

    Tom Cruise, Tim Curry

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    Mister Frost

    Jeff Goldblum, Alan Bates