horror movies and TV The Scariest Horror Movie Animals  

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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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233 60
Jaws is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Jaws Jaws

2
173 84
Spiders is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Spiders Eight-Legged Freaks

3
170 94
Dinosaurs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Dinosaurs Jurassic Park

4
136 69
Mako Sharks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Mako Sharks Deep Blue Sea

5
150 87
Anaconda is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Anaconda Anaconda

6
129 77
Crocodile is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Crocodile Rogue

7
137 86
Piranha is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Piranha Piranha

8
122 104
Birds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Birds The Birds

9
111 95
Snakes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Snakes Snakes On A Plane

10
78 57
Bees is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
doremifasola added Bees The Bees

11
115 100
St Bernard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
St Bernard Cujo

12
84 70
Alligator is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Alligator Alligator

13
89 79
Lion is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Lion The Ghost And The Darkness

14
82 76
Grizzly Bear is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Grizzly Bear Grizzly

The Scariest Animal Movies Ever Made

15
69 73
Killer Gorillas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Killer Gorillas Congo

16
74 82
Squid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Squid 20, 000 Leagues Under The Sea

17
77 88
Wolves is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Wolves The Grey

18
82 96
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King Kong King Kong

19
66 87
Rats is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Rats Willard

20
49 70
Scorpion is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Scorpion The Black Scorpion

21
51 78
Octopus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Octopus It Came From Beneath The Sea

The Best Werewolf Movies Ever Made

22
52 80
Komodo Dragons is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Komodo Dragons Komodo

23
27 39
Cochroaches is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
madamsundin added Cochroaches Damnation Alley, The Nest, Bug

24
47 74
Killer Whale is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Killer Whale Orca

25
51 83
Ants is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Ants Them!

26
56 94
Ape is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Ape Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes

27
44 83
Rabbit of Caerbannog is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Rabbit of Caerbannog Monty Python And The Holy Grail

28
37 75
Bats is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Bats Bats

The Scariest Demon Toys in Film History

29
40 84
Richard Parker (tiger) is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Richard Parker (tiger) Life Of Pi

30
36 82
Tibetan Mastiff is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Tibetan Mastiff Man's Best Friend

31
32 79
Monkey is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Monkey Monkey Shines

32
31 80
Fly is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
doremifasola added Fly The Fly

33
27 80
Ravens is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Ravens Kaw

34
27 80
Praying Mantis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Praying Mantis The Deadly Mantis

35
28 84
Slugs is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Slugs Slugs

36
19 82
Stray Cats is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Stray Cats Strays

37
20 85
Bunnies is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Bunnies Night of the Lepus

38
15 87
Frogs is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Frogs Frogs

39
12 91
Sheep is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Scariest Horror Movie Animals
Sheep Black Sheep