The Best Horror Movies of All Time

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Alien

1979    Ridley Scott    Rated R

Body Horror    Cyborg / Android / Robot    Horror

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The Shining

1980    Stanley Kubrick    Rated R

Ghost Film    Haunted House Film    Horror

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Psycho

1960    Alfred Hitchcock    Not Rated

Horror    Psychological Horror    Psychological Thriller

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Aliens

1986    James Cameron    Rated R

Action    Body Horror    Cyborg / Android / Robot

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Jaws

1975    Steven Spielberg    Rated PG

Adventure    Horror    Monster Film

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The Thing

1982    John Carpenter    Rated R

Alien Invasion Films    Body Horror    Horror

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Shaun of the Dead

2004    Edgar Wright    Rated R

Apocalyptic Film    Comedy    Horror

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Bride of Frankenstein

1935    James Whale    Not Rated

Gothic Film    Horror    Monster Film

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The Exorcist

1973    William Friedkin    Rated R

Drama    Horror    Religious Drama

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Predator

1987    John McTiernan    Rated R

Action    Alien Invasion Films    Horror

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Nosferatu

1922    F.W. Murnau    Not Rated

Costume Horror    Foreign Language Film    Gothic Film

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Frankenstein

1931    James Whale    Not Rated

Based-on-19th-Century-Literature    Gothic Film    Horror

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Repulsion

1965    Roman Polanski    Not Rated

Horror    Psychological Horror    Psychological Thriller

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Rosemary's Baby

1968    Roman Polanski    Rated R

Horror    Psychological Horror    Religious Horror

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Night of the Living Dead

1968    George A. Romero    Not Rated

Apocalyptic Film    Horror    Monster Film

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Suspiria

1977    Dario Argento    Rated R

Fantasy    Gothic Film    Horror

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Evil Dead II

1987    Sam Raimi    Rated R

Black Comedy    Haunted House Film    Horror

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An American Werewolf in London

1981    John Landis    Rated R

Black Comedy    Body Horror    Horror

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Army of Darkness

1992    Sam Raimi    Rated R

Comedy    Fantasy    Horror

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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

1920    Robert Wiene    Not Rated

Costume Horror    Gothic Film    Horror

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