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The Best R-Rated Monster Movies

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List of R-Rated monster movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated monster movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Monster movie movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated monster movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Monster movie movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Monster movie films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Monster movie film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

A list made up of movies like The Fly and Hellraiser.

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    Leprechaun is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Leprechaun

    Jennifer Aniston, Warwick Davis

    Released1993

    Directed byMark Jones

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    The Hills Have Eyes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Hills Have Eyes

    Emilie de Ravin, Vinessa Shaw

    Released2006

    Directed byAlexandre Aja

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    The Hills Have Eyes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Hills Have Eyes

    Dee Wallace, Michael Berryman

    Released1977

    Directed byWes Craven

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    Jeepers Creepers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Jeepers Creepers

    Justin Long, Eileen Brennan

    Released2001

    Directed byVictor Salva

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    AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Req is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem

    Kristen Hager, Sam Trammell

    Released2007

    Directed byGreg Strause, Colin Strause

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    Leprechaun In the Hood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Released2000

    Directed byRob Spera

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    The Phantom of the Opera: The  is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies

    Released1989

    Directed byDwight H. Little

  • 8
    Dolls is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Dolls

    Guy Rolfe, Stephen Lee

    Released1987

    Directed byStuart Gordon

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    Neon Maniacs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Neon Maniacs

    Andrew Divoff, Leilani Sarelle

    Released1986

    Directed byJoseph Mangine

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    The Caretaker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Caretaker

    Jennifer Tilly, Judd Nelson

    Released2008

    Directed byBryce Olson

  • 11
    Minotaur is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Minotaur

    Tom Hardy, Rutger Hauer

    Released2006

    Directed byJonathan English

  • 12
    Jack Frost is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Jack Frost

    Shannon Elizabeth, Rob LaBelle

    Released1996

    Directed byMichael Cooney

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  • 13
    Hellraiser is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Hellraiser

    Doug Bradley, Andrew Robinson

    Released1987

    Directed byClive Barker

  • 14
    Pumpkinhead is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Pumpkinhead

    Mayim Bialik, Lance Henriksen

    Released1989

    Directed byStan Winston

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  • 15
    The Fly is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Fly

    Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum

    Released1986

    Directed byDavid Cronenberg

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  • 16
    The Toxic Avenger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Toxic Avenger

    Marisa Tomei, Mitch Cohen

    Released1984

    Directed byLloyd Kaufman, Michael Herz

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  • 17
    Dark Floors is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Dark Floors

    Dominique McElligott, William Hope

    Released2008

    Directed byPete Riski

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    Tales from the Darkside: The M is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

    Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

    Released1990

    Directed byJohn Harrison

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    Scarecrows is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Scarecrows

    Don Herbert, Michael David Simms

    Released1988

    Directed byWilliam Wesley

  • 20
    The Hills Have Eyes Part II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Hills Have Eyes Part II

    Michael Berryman, Penny Johnson

    Released1985

    Directed byWes Craven

  • 21
    Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature

    Carla Gugino, Rufus Sewell

    Released2001

    Directed bySebastian Gutierrez

  • 22
    The Terror Within is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    The Terror Within

    George Kennedy, Andrew Stevens

    Released1989

    Directed byThierry Notz

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    Leprechaun 4: In Space is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Leprechaun 4: In Space

    Debbe Dunning, Warwick Davis

    Released1997

    Directed byBrian Trenchard-Smith

  • 24
    Serum is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Serum

    Derek Phillips, Bill Sebastian

    Released2006

    Directed bySteve Franke

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    Monster Man is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated Monster Movies
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    Monster Man

    Eric Jungmann, Michael Bailey Smith

    Released2004

    Directed byMichael Davis

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