Graveyard Shift Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings  

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A list of the Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings. Are you looking for a horror movie with a different twist to the ending? Tired of the same old endings to your movies? Browse through our handy list of horror movies with the most satisfying endings so that you can find a new favorite horror movie to watch. Ranked in order of most popular horror movie with satisfying endings to the least popular, you can see which horror movies were considered to have the best endings. You can also vote for your own favorite horror movies so that others can enjoy your favorites as well.

If you don’t see a particular favorite horror movie listed, go ahead and add it to the list. Or, you can also copy and paste from the list to make your own list of horror movies with satisfying endings. Endings to scary movies don’t have to be the same to provide a great experience. Sometimes it is the movies with a twist that are the most memorable. And, with horror movies, these endings make for an even scarier story. Whether you prefer sad endings or happy endings, there are movies on this list to satisfy every preference.

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Carrie John Travolta, Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie

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158 44
The Silence of the Lambs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Silence of the Lambs Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak

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154 44
The Sixth Sense is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Sixth Sense Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Haley Joel Osment

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110 32
Poltergeist is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Poltergeist Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke

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96 36
The Conjuring is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
StacyWolfe added The Conjuring Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Joey King

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100 47
The Others is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Others Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Michelle Fairley

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83 36
The Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Lost Boys Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim

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85 39
Orphan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Orphan Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Margo Martindale

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The Cabin in the Woods Chris Hemsworth, Sigourney Weaver, Amy Acker

10
69 39
I Spit on Your Grave is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
I Spit on Your Grave Sarah Butler, Andrew Howard, Tracey Walter

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60 33
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The Hills Have Eyes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Hills Have Eyes Emilie de Ravin, Vinessa Shaw, Ted Levine

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54 29
Frailty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Frailty Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Powers Boothe

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43 21
The Last House on the Left is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
SueBarnettMiller added The Last House on the Left Sara Paxton, Aaron Paul, Monica Potter

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67 44
1408 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
1408 Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, Kate Walsh

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39 22
Sleepaway Camp is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Sleepaway Camp Mike Kellin, Katherine Kamhi, Robert Earl Jones

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62 44
Descent is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Descent Rosario Dawson, Spencer Grammer, Vanessa Ferlito

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39 24
Darkness Falls is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Darkness Falls Emily Browning, Emma Caulfield, Sullivan Stapleton

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45 31
Wrong Turn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Wrong Turn Eliza Dushku, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Kevin Zegers

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62 48
Hostel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Hostel Eli Roth, Ashley Robbins, Jay Hernandez

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43 30
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Invasion of the Body Snatchers Dana Wynter, Sam Peckinpah, Carolyn Jones

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49 36
The Fly is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Fly Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum, David Cronenberg

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44 33
The Haunting in Connecticut is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Haunting in Connecticut Virginia Madsen, Amanda Crew, Elias Koteas

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45 35
Fright Night is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Fright Night Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette

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28 19
Let Me In is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
slaphappy4sfg added Let Me In Chloë Grace Moretz, Richard Jenkins, Kodi Smit-McPhee

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47 42
Cloverfield is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Cloverfield Odette Annable, Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas

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36 31
The Haunting is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Haunting Catherine Zeta-Jones, Liam Neeson, Owen Wilson

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The Ruins is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Ruins Jena Malone, Bar Paly, Laura Ramsey

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29 24
Hannibal Rising is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Hannibal Rising Gong Li, Kevin McKidd, Rhys Ifans

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Quarantine is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Quarantine Dania Ramirez, Jennifer Carpenter, Doug Jones

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39 35
Case 39 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Case 39 Bradley Cooper, Renée Zellweger, Ian McShane

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65 63
The Mist is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Mist Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden

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The Woman in Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Woman in Black Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer

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Triangle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Triangle Melissa George, Michael Dorman, Rachael Carpani

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Hide and Seek is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Hide and Seek Robert De Niro, Dakota Fanning, Famke Janssen

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11 17
Dead Snow is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
slaphappy4sfg added Dead Snow Ane Dahl Torp, Bjørn Sundquist, Vegar Hoel

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22 32
Black Christmas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Black Christmas Michelle Trachtenberg, Lacey Chabert, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

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The Lady in White is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Lady in White Paolo Stoppa, Enrico Viarisio, Nino Besozzi

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18 28
The Orphanage is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
The Orphanage Geraldine Chaplin, Belén Rueda, Édgar Vivar

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10 24
Cemetery Man is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Cemetery Man Rupert Everett, Anna Falchi, Mickey Knox

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Chernobyl Diaries is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Chernobyl Diaries Jesse McCartney, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Dimitri Diatchenko

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The Reeds is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
slaphappy4sfg added The Reeds Scarlett Alice Johnson, Eli Marienthal, Will Mellor

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7 28
Frostbite is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Frostbite Måns Nathanaelson, Petra Nielsen, Anna Lindholm

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7 30
Spider is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Spider Ralph Fiennes, Gabriel Byrne, Miranda Richardson

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7 31
I Walked with a Zombie is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
I Walked with a Zombie Boris Karloff, Frances Dee, Tom Conway

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5 27
Whisper is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Horror Movies with the Most Satisfying Endings
Whisper Cory Monteith, Josh Holloway, Sarah Wayne Callies