The Top 50 Sadistic Horror Movies of All Time

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1

Audition

1999    Takashi Miike    Not Rated

Foreign Language Film    Horror    Sadistic Horror

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The Last House on the Left

1972    Wes Craven    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Horror    Revenge Film

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4

The Devil's Rejects

2005    Rob Zombie    Rated R

Crime    Crime Thriller    Horror

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5

Martyrs

2008    Pascal Laugier    Rated R

Foreign Language Film    Horror    New French Extremism

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6

Saw

2004    James Wan    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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9

I Spit On Your Grave

1978    Meir Zarchi    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Horror    Revenge Film

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10

Eden Lake

2008    James Watkins    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Thriller

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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11

House of 1000 Corpses

2003    Rob Zombie    Rated R

Exploitation Film    Horror    Sadistic Horror

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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12

Wolf Creek

2005    Greg Mclean    Rated R

Horror    Road Movie    Sadistic Horror

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13

Frontier(s)

2007    Xavier Gens    Rated NC17

Action Thriller    Cannibal Film    Escape Film

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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14

The Last House on the Left

2009    Dennis Iliadis    Rated R

Horror    Revenge Film    Sadistic Horror

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15

Vacancy

2007    Nimród Antal    Rated R

Horror    Psychological Horror    Psychological Thriller

Down by 4 in the past 45 days 4

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16

The Loved Ones

2009    Sean Byrne    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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17

Make Them Die Slowly

1981    Umberto Lenzi    Not Rated

Adventure    Cannibal Film    Foreign Language Film

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18

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

2003    Marcus Nispel    Rated R

Horror    Period Film    Sadistic Horror

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19

Two Thousand Maniacs!

1964    Herschell Gordon Lewis    Not Rated

Black Comedy    Exploitation Film    Horror

Up by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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20

Hostel: Part II

2007    Eli Roth    Rated R

Exploitation Film    Horror    Sadistic Horror

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21

Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS

1975    Don Edmonds    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Horror    Period Film

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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23

Calvaire

2004    Fabrice Du Welz    Not Rated

Escape Film    Foreign Language Film    Holiday Film

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24

The Girl Next Door

2007    Gregory Wilson    Rated R

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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25

Saw II

2005    Darren Lynn Bousman    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

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26

Hostel

2005    Eli Roth    Rated R

Escape Film    Exploitation Film    Horror

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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27

Saw VI

2009    Kevin Greutert    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

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28

Bloodsucking Freaks

1976    Joel M. Reed    Not Rated

Black Comedy    Exploitation Film    Horror

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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29

Turistas

2006    John Stockwell    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror

Up by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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30

The Collector

2009    Marcus Dunstan    Rated R

Crime    Horror    Sadistic Horror

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31

Saw IV

2007    Darren Lynn Bousman    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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32

A Serbian Film

2010    Srdjan Spasojevic    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Foreign Language Film    Horror

Up by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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33

Saw V

2008    David Hackl    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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34

Halloween II

2009    Rob Zombie    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Slasher Film

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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36

The Dentist

1996    Brian Yuzna    Rated R

Black Comedy    Body Horror    Horror

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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37

I Spit On Your Grave

2010    Steven R. Monroe    Rated R

Exploitation Film    Horror    Revenge Film

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38

Night Train Murders

1975    Aldo Lado    Rated R

Exploitation Film    Foreign Language Film    Horror

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40

Ilsa the Tigress of Siberia

1977    Jean LaFleur    Rated R

Canuxploitation    Exploitation Film    Horror

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41

Saw 3D: The Final Chapter

2010    Kevin Greutert    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

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42

Saw III

2006    Darren Lynn Bousman    Rated R

Horror    Sadistic Horror    Splatter Film

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43

The Poughkeepsie Tapes

2008    John Erick Dowdle    Rated R

Found Footage Film    Horror    Sadistic Horror

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44

Exorcism

1975    Jesús Franco    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Foreign Language Film    Horror

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Borderland

2007    Zev Berman    Not Rated

Thriller    Sadistic Horror    Psychological Thriller

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47

The Sinful Dwarf

1973    Vidal Raski    Not Rated

Crime    Horror    Sadistic Horror

Held position in the past 45 days 0

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48

Imprint

2006    Takashi Miike    Not Rated

Body Horror    Foreign Language Film    Horror

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49

Captivity

2007    Roland Joffé    Rated R

Thriller    Sadistic Horror    Horror

Up by 24 in the past 45 days 24

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Mother's Day

2010    Darren Lynn Bousman    Rated R

Horror    Psychological Thriller    Sadistic Horror

Up by 18 in the past 45 days 18

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