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.
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Directed by: John Carpenter
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Directed by: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez
Directed by: Eli Craig
Directed by: Patrick Kack-Brice
Directed by: Rob Zombie
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Directed by: Ti West
Directed by: Oren Peli
Directed by: Aaron Moorhead, Justin Benson
Directed by: Mitchell Lichtenstein
Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson