A list of the best urban legend movies ever made, ranked by film fans' votes. This list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about urban legends are at the top of the list. If there are any great films you think we missed, please feel free to add them yourself.
The films on this list are the most famous Hercules movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already if you're a fan of creepy tales.
This list answers the questions, "What are the best urban legend movies?" and contains items like The Mothman Prophecies and Pom Poko.
Various bits of information are included with these popular urban legend movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. So whether you're watching these movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these are some good urban legend movies to creep you out.
Directed by: Simon WestWhen a Stranger Calls is a 2006 American horror thriller film directed by Simon West and... more
Directed by: Rob ZombieHouse of 1000 Corpses is a 2003 American exploitation horror film directed by Rob Zombie. Two... more
Directed by: Bernard RoseCandyman is a 1992 American horror film written and directed by Bernard Rose, based on the... more
Directed by: John CarpenterChristine is a 1983 American horror thriller film directed by John Carpenter and starring... more
Directed by: Mary LambertUrban Legends: Bloody Mary is a 2005 horror film starring Kate Mara, Robert Vito, Tina... more
Directed by: Stephen KingMaximum Overdrive is a 1986 American science fiction action horror film written and directed... more
Directed by: Stephen T. KayBoogeyman is a 2005 New Zealand-American supernatural horror film, directed by Stephen T. Kay... more
Directed by: David CronenbergVideodrome is a 1983 Canadian postmodernist science fiction body horror film written and... more
Directed by: Mark PellingtonThe Mothman Prophecies is a 2002 supernatural thriller film directed by Mark Pellington, based... more
Directed by: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo SánchezThe Blair Witch Project is a 1999 American found footage horror film written, directed and... more
Directed by: Jon Hess, Lewis TeagueAlligator is a 1980 American monster movie, directed by Lewis Teague with a screenplay by John... more
Directed by: Joe DanteGremlins is a 1984 American horror comedy film directed by Joe Dante, released by Warner Bros.... more
Directed by: William DearHarry and the Hendersons is a 1987 American fantasy comedy film directed and produced by... more
Directed by: Mike MarvinThe Wraith is a 1986 independently made action/supernatural film produced by John Kemeny,... more
Directed by: Jamie BlanksUrban Legend is a 1998 slasher film starring Jared Leto and Alicia Witt. The film is based on... more
Directed by: Michael ChavesThe Curse of La Llorona is a 2019 American supernatural horror film directed by Michael... more
Directed by: Sylvain WhiteI'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer is a 2006 American horror film. Released... more
Directed by: Danny CannonI Still Know What You Did Last Summer is a 1998 slasher film and a sequel to the 1997 film I... more
Directed by: Alan CohnThis filmd is a 1998 dark comedy film starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Tom Everett Scott. It... more
Directed by: Pascal LaugierThe Tall Man is a 2012 Canadian and French mystery-thriller film written and directed by... more
Directed by: Joe BerlingerBook of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 is a 2000 American psychological horror film and the sequel to... more
Directed by: Bob ClarkBlack Christmas is a 1974 Canadian independent horror film directed by Bob Clark and written... more
CropseyCropsey is a 2009 American documentary film written and directed by Joshua Zeman and Barbara... more
Directed by: Bob ClarkDeathdream is a 1974 Canadian horror film, directed by Bob Clark and written by Alan Ormsby.... more
Directed by: Vic SarinThe Legend of Gator Face is a 1996 Canadian comedy horror feature film written by David... more