Top Ten Horror Films

The following horror films are sure to scare you out of your wits- you will be looking under your bed for months after watching any of these flicks!


1. Exorcist

The movie stars Linda Blair as Regan who plays the daughter of a famous actress. Regan soon makes an imaginary friend who ultimately takes possession of her body and is said to be the Devil. The images are chilling and will make you shiver and scream till the last scene!


2. Rosemary’s Baby

The movie begins with Rosemary and Guy moving into a new apartment shortly after their marriage. The neighbors seem perfectly hospitable and friendly. However, after she announces her pregnancy, the atmosphere becomes eerie and uncomfortable in the apartment building. One question remains- Who or What is the father of Rosemary’s baby?


3. The Omen

The plot of this chilling film revolves around Damien who is said to be the Devil’s son. A well-known, political and extremely influential family adopts the child. Damien soon starts to destroy anything and anyone that creates obstacles between him and his ultimate aim of world domination.


4. Poltergeist


A family finds that their home is haunted and instead of scaring the family, the ghosts initially amuse them by moving their furniture around. Soon after, they become nasty and take it upon themselves to terrorize the young family and kidnap their youngest daughter.


5. The Shining

The plot of this movie focuses on Jack Torrance, a writer who takes on the post of a caretaker during the winter season at a hotel. Jack’s son and the chef of the hotel are said to have psychic abilities as they can see ghosts of those people who were murdered in the hotel years ago. Jack soon gets influenced by these supernatural entities during a snowstorm and tries to kill his son and wife.


6. The Amityville Horror

Even though this film is not as terrifying as The Exorcist or as violent as The Omen, The Amityville Horror definitely deserves a mention. The movie is said to be based on a true story of a couple that moves into a haunted house.


7. Alien

A suspicious SOS is received after which a mining ship visits a planet, unaware of the terror that is awaiting them. An alien soon attaches itself to a member of the crew and the team tries to separate the human from the alien. What they don’t know is that they have unleashed a series of events which will slowly terrorize them till the very end.


8. The Sixth Sense

Bruce Willis plays the character of a child psychologist, Malcolm Crowe. The movie begins with him getting awarded for his work in the field after which he returns to his apartment to find an ex-patient who is very dissatisfied with him. Crowe then starts seeing Cole who claims to see dead people. The two then go on a quest to find the truth behind his words.


9. The Blair Witch Project

This movie tells the story of three friends who decide to make a documentary on a local legend that goes by the name of the Blair Witch. The three then go on a hike through a forest and have said to never come back. A year later the footage was found.


10. The Changeling

John Russell rents out an old house after his daughter and wife die in a car accident.  The house is gigantic and is perfect for him- or so he thinks. It is soon revealed that a child who was murdered in the house lives with him and starts to use him for the purpose of uncovering the secrets that surround her death.

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3 Responses

  1. Paris Kofahl

    I honorable don´t see movies evolving, For me it´s the old movies, without the livelong discipline thing were much gambler. They had collection.

  2. Kyo

    you had me…ALL the way…until Blair Witch and Sixth Sense

    otherwise a pretty remarkable list

    damn good pick on Amityville


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