The Scariest Horror Movie Animals

List Rules
Scary animal characters from horror films.

What is it about a scary animal that appeals to movie goers so much? This list features the absolute scariest animal characters from the best horror movies out there. Who doesn’t cringe at the thought of killer birds swarming down from the sky, pecking people to death? Who wouldn’t feel creeped out at the idea of a plane full of snakes with nowhere to run? And who doesn’t laugh while secretly being terrified of larger than life sized bunnies eating away at human flesh until there’s nothing left?

This list discusses the scariest horror movie animals of all time. If you’ve ever asked the question, “What are the most terrifying scary animals from a horror movie?” before then you’ve definitely come to the right place! There’s sure to be a flick featured here to satisfy your horror cravings!

This list has the scariest horror movie animals, including: the shark from Jaws, the lions from The Ghost and the Darkness, the ape from King Kong, the giant anaconda snake from Anaconda, and killer ravens from Kaw.

Vote up the animal character that scares you every time, vote down those that don't impress you, or add one you know brings the scares, but isn't already on the list.
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  • Jaws
    1
    416 votes

    Jaws

    Jaws
  • Spiders
    2
    397 votes

    Spiders

    Eight-Legged Freaks
  • Mako Sharks
    3
    313 votes

    Mako Sharks

    Deep Blue Sea
  • Anaconda
    4
    330 votes
    Anaconda
  • Crocodile
    5
    293 votes

    Crocodile

    Rogue
  • Piranha
    6
    301 votes

    Piranha

    Piranha