Horror Movies Made By Oscar-Winning Directors

Over 300 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of Horror Movies Made By Oscar-Winning Directors
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Vote up the Oscar-winning directors whose horror films you'd much rather watch.

Since the 1920s, the Oscars have been one of the most prestigious and recognized awards ceremonies on the globe. With different categories for acting, directing, and other aspects of filmmaking, winning an Oscar is a lifelong goal for some. However, some of directors' best works never receive an award.

Beyond the glittering art that earned many of the directors on this list their star status, many have ventured into the world of the gory, psychological, and uncanny. Not all of these films are award-worthy, but they showcase the horrific creations that can come from the least expected sources.

Most divisive: Bong Joon Ho - 'Snowpiercer'