The 50 best horror movies, according to Esquire magazine

posted by Cort - 

It's not even close to Halloween yet but Esquire just released its list of the best horror movies ever made. Now chances are, there will be a lot of movies on this list that you've never heard of and that's likely because they are the foreign films. That said, what do you think of this list? 

50. BLOOD AND BLACK LACE (1964)

49. UNDER THE SKIN (2013)

48. TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME (1992)

47. M (1931)

46. SCREAM (1996)

45. CABIN FEVER (2002)

44. THE LORDS OF SALEM (2012)

43. PULSE (2001)

42. THE WITCHES (1990)

41. GOD TOLD ME TO (1976)

40. WHEN A STRANGER CALLS (1979)

39. CANDYMAN (1992).

38. LET THE RIGHT ONE IN (2008)

37. JAWS (1975)

36. DEEP RED (1975)

35. FRANKENSTEIN (1931)

34. THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL (2009)

33. DON'T LOOK NOW (1973)

32. FREAKS (1932)

31. THE OTHERS (2001)

30. 28 DAYS LATER (2002)

29. GET OUT (2017)

28. ALIEN (1979)

27. GOODNIGHT MOMMY (2014)

26. THE STRANGERS (2008)

25. DUMPLINGS (2004)

24. EYES WITHOUT A FACE (1960)

23. BLACK CHRISTMAS (1974)

22. CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST (1980)

21. CARNIVAL OF SOULS (1962)

20. AUDITION (1999)

19. THE FLY (1986)

18. MANIAC (1980)

17. CARRIE (1976)

16. REPULSION (1965)

15. SALĂ’ (1975)

14. WOLF CREEK (2005)

13. THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER (1955)

12. THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT (1999)

11. PSYCHO (1960)

10. THE HUMAN CENTIPEDE (FIRST SEQUENCE) (2009)

9. THE SHINING (1980)

8. THE LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT (1972)

7.NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968)

6. THE WICKER MAN (1973)

5. ROSEMARY'S BABY (1968)

4. THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS (1991)

3. HALLOWEEN (1978)

2. MARTYRS (2008)

1. THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE (1974)


Click here for a link to the Esquire article, in case you're looking for their reasoning behind these picks.

 

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