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Horror Films, Ranked

by Ally the Manic Listmaker
[It Came From Outer Space] Tier One: Favorites/The Scariest Les Diaboliques (1955) Ôdishon/Audition (1999) Les yeux sans visage/Eyes Without a Face (1960) The Exorcist (1973) The Birds (1963) May (2002) Ringu (1998) Rosemary’s Baby (1968) La cérémonie (1995) Mulholland Dr. (2001) Tier Two: Really Great Frenzy (1972) Peeping Tom (1960) The Amityville Horror (1979) Frailty (2001) White Dog (1982) Communion (1989) Dead of Winter (1987) The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976) The Tingler (1959) House of Wax (1953) Let’s Kill Uncle (1966) So bad that it’s great! A Bucket of Blood (1959) I Married a Monster from Outer Space (1958) It… Read more


[It Came From Outer Space]

Tier One: Favorites/The Scariest
Les Diaboliques (1955)
Ôdishon/Audition (1999)
Les yeux sans visage/Eyes Without a Face (1960)
The Exorcist (1973)
The Birds (1963)
May (2002)
Ringu (1998)
Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
La cérémonie (1995)
Mulholland Dr. (2001)

Tier Two: Really Great
Frenzy (1972)
Peeping Tom (1960)
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Frailty (2001)
White Dog (1982)
Communion (1989)
Dead of Winter (1987)
The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
The Tingler (1959)
House of Wax (1953)
Let’s Kill Uncle (1966) So bad that it’s great!
A Bucket of Blood (1959)
I Married a Monster from Outer Space (1958)
It Came from Outer Space (1953)

Tier Three: Really Good
The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
The Fly (1958)
The Conjuring (2013)
The Plumber (1979)
Supernatural (1933)
House of Dracula (1945)
The Wolf Man (1941)
The Mummy (1932)
The Faculty (1998)
Strait-Jacket (1964)
Candyman (1992)

Tier Four: Decent
Silver Bullet (1985)
Pet Sematary (1989)
The People Under the Stairs (1991)
Communion/Alice, Sweet, Alice (1976)
The Hitcher (1986)
The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
Dead of Night (1945)
Fido (2006)
Halloween II (1981)
Puppetmaster (Video 1989)
Cujo (1983)
From Beyond (1986)
Quatermass and the Pit aka Five Million Years to Earth (1967)
A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)
The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)

Tier Five: Sort of Okay
Splice (2009)
The Blob (1958)
The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Slither (2006)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (1936)
The Scarlet Claw (1944)
The Curse of the Cat People (1944)
The War of the Worlds (1953)
Horror Express (1972)
The Last Man on Earth (1964)
20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
Dracula (1979)
The Mummy (1959)
Witchfinder General (1968)
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958)
The Legend of Hell House (1973)
Amanti d’oltretomba/Nightmare Castle/The Faceless Monster (1965)
The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
Svengali (1931)

Tier Six: Really Bad
The Brides of Dracula (1960)
Alien³ (1992)
Wolfen (1981)
Ravenous (1999)
Gwoemul/The Host (2006)
Onibaba (1964)
Operazione paura/Kill Baby, Kill (1966)
Piranha (2010)
Captain Kronos – Vampire Hunter (1974)
Near Dark (1987)
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
Prince of Darkness (1987)

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