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These are the greatest horror movies ever made, starting with the best actual films that prove that a horror movie can also be a "good film". These are all really great freaking movies. But all a certain kind of good, and all in this exact order.

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The Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Exorcist Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

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Night of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Night of the Living Dead George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal

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Poltergeist is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Poltergeist Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke

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The Shining is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Shining Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers

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A Nightmare on Elm Street is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
A Nightmare on Elm Street Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp

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Dawn of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Dawn of the Dead Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico

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Nosferatu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Nosferatu Max Schreck, John Gottowt, Alexander Granach

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Halloween Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards, Donald Pleasence

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Alien is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Alien Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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Carrie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Carrie John Travolta, Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie

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The Thing is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Thing Kurt Russell, Keith David, John Carpenter

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Pet Sematary is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Pet Sematary Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby

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Drag Me to Hell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Drag Me to Hell Octavia Spencer, Justin Long, Lia Johnson

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Rosemary's Baby is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Rosemary's Baby Mia Farrow, Tony Curtis, John Cassavetes

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Evil Dead II is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Evil Dead II Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva, Ted Raimi

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An American Werewolf in London is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
An American Werewolf in London Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz, Rik Mayall

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Dead Alive is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Dead Alive Peter Jackson, Jed Brophy, Tim Balme

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Videodrome is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Videodrome Debbie Harry, James Woods, David Cronenberg

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The Omen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Omen Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner

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House of 1000 Corpses is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
House of 1000 Corpses Rob Zombie, Chris Hardwick, Karen Black

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The Ring is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Ring Naomi Watts, Pauley Perrette, Brian Cox

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Re-Animator is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Re-Animator Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, David Gale

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Freaks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Freaks Wallace Ford, Edward Brophy, Roscoe Ates

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Suspiria is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Suspiria Joan Bennett, Alida Valli, Udo Kier

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28 Days Later is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
28 Days Later Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris

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Child's Play is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Child's Play Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon

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Hellraiser is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Hellraiser Doug Bradley, Andrew Robinson, Ashley Laurence

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Psycho is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Psycho Alfred Hitchcock, Janet Leigh, Anthony Perkins

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In the Mouth of Madness is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
In the Mouth of Madness Hayden Christensen, Charlton Heston, Sam Neill

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The Devil's Rejects is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Devil's Rejects Diamond Dallas Page, Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn

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Let the Right One In is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Let the Right One In Lina Leandersson, Tom Ljungman, Philip Hersh

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Cujo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Cujo Dee Wallace, Danny Pintauro, Ed Lauter

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Gremlins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Gremlins Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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The Hills Have Eyes is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Hills Have Eyes Emilie de Ravin, Vinessa Shaw, Ted Levine

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Scream is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Scream Drew Barrymore, Rose McGowan, Courteney Cox

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The Blair Witch Project is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
The Blair Witch Project Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C. Williams

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Cube is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Cube Nicole de Boer, Julian Richings, David Hewlett

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Waxwork is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Waxwork David Warner, John Rhys-Davies, Patrick Macnee

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Friday the 13th is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Friday the 13th Kevin Bacon, Tom Savini, Betsy Palmer

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Puppet Master is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Puppet Master Barbara Crampton, William Hickey, Irene Miracle

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Tremors 2: Aftershocks is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Tremors 2: Aftershocks Fred Ward, Michael Gross, Helen Shaver

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Troll 2 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Horror Films Ever Made
Troll 2 Jason F. Wright, Darren Ewing, Michael Stephenson