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This list contains information on the best indie horror movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best indie horror films come in many forms. Some indie horror movies are based on classic literature while other good indie horror films feature completely original characters and storylines. A few of the best indie horror films even generated sequels.

What films will you find on this top independent horror movies list? The Blair Witch Project has to be at the top. This 1999 horror film turned its $60,000 budget into over 248 million box office dollars worldwide. Part of this film's unique appeal was its ability to convince movie-goers that it was a real documentary. The original Texas Chainsaw Massacre is another great indie horror film.

The independent Australian horror movie, The Babadook, terrified people all over the world when it was released in 2014. Other good independent horror films include Halloween, Evil Dead, and The House of the Devil.

Do you have a favorite indie horror movie? Give the best films a thumbs up and please add any good features we may have missed.

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Halloween Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards, Donald Pleasence

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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal

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Saw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Saw Danny Glover, Monica Potter, Shawnee Smith

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Nosferatu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Nosferatu Max Schreck, John Gottowt, Alexander Granach

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Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Evil Dead Jane Levy, Jessica Lucas, Shiloh Fernandez

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House of 1000 Corpses is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
House of 1000 Corpses Rob Zombie, Chris Hardwick, Karen Black

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Get Out is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Get Out Daniel Kaluuya, Catherine Keener, Allison Williams

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It Follows is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
It Follows Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Linda Boston

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Wrong Turn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Wrong Turn Eliza Dushku, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Kevin Zegers

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The Babadook is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Babadook Essie Davis, Daniel Henshall, Adam Morgan

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The Blair Witch Project is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Blair Witch Project Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C. Williams

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Insidious is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Insidious Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson

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The Collector is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Collector Daniella Alonso, Madeline Zima, Andrea Roth

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Cabin Fever is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Cabin Fever Eli Roth, Cerina Vincent, Jordan Ladd

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Paranormal Activity is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Paranormal Activity Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Randy McDowell

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Teeth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Teeth Jess Weixler, Josh Pais, Nathan Parsons

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Wolf Creek is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Wolf Creek Teresa Palmer, John Jarratt, Kestie Morassi

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The ABCs of Death is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The ABCs of Death Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Harold Torres, Erik Audé

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V/H/S is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
V/H/S Joe Swanberg, Adam Wingard, Drew Sawyer

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The Lords of Salem is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Lords of Salem María Conchita Alonso, Dee Wallace, Bruce Davison

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The Amityville Haunting is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Amityville Haunting Luke Barnett, Jason Williams, Casey Campbell

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Re-Animator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Re-Animator Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, David Gale

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Tucker & Dale vs. Evil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Tucker & Dale vs. Evil Katrina Bowden, Alan Tudyk, Chelan Simmons

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The House of the Devil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The House of the Devil Lena Dunham, Greta Gerwig, Dee Wallace

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You're Next is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
You're Next Sharni Vinson, Barbara Crampton, Amy Seimetz

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Devil May Call is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Devil May Call Traci Lords, Tyler Mane, Daniel Hugh Kelly

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Creep is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Creep Mark Duplass, Patrick Kack-Brice

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Willow Creek is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Willow Creek Peter Jason, Bryce Johnson, Alexie Gilmore

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The Void is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Void Malcolm McDowell, Amanda Tapping, Adrian Paul

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Dark Skies is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Dark Skies Keri Russell, J.K. Simmons, Josh Hamilton

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Kill List is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Kill List MyAnna Buring, Ben Crompton, Emma Fryer

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The Final Girls is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Final Girls Nina Dobrev, Malin Åkerman, Taissa Farmiga

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The Bay is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Bay Will Rogers, Kristen Connolly, Andrew Stahl

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The Afflicted is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
The Afflicted Kane Hodder, Leslie Easterbrook, Tammy Trull

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Antiviral is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Antiviral Malcolm McDowell, Sarah Gadon, Nicholas Campbell

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Smiley is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Smiley Keith David, Shane Dawson, Roger Bart

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A Girl Walks Home Alone at Nig... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night Marshall Manesh, Mozhan Marnò, Dominic Rains

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Resolution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Resolution Sarah Oliver, Zahn McClarnon, Bill Oberst Jr.

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Clown is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked
Clown Norman Reedus