The 100 best horror films: the full list
Time Out proudly presents the 100 best horror movies, as chosen by those who write in, direct, star in and celebrate the genre. We polled well over 100 horror enthusiasts – including big names like Roger Corman, Guillermo del Toro, Simon Pegg, Clive Barker and Alice Cooper, and horror legends like Coffin Joe, Kim Newman and Tom Six – and came up with a definitive top 100 list. Have your say: on Facebook | on Twitter using #besthorrorfilms | by voting in our poll | in the comments below By Derek Adams, Dave Calhoun, Cath Clarke, Sarah Cohen, Nigel Floyd and Tom Huddleston, with the generous support of everyone at FrightFest and Cine-Excess. Explore the individual top tens of every contributor.
Dir Charles Laughton (Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish)
Dir James Whale (Boris Karloff, Ernest Thesiger, Charles Laughton)
Dir Mario Bava (Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Erika Blanc)
Dir Jaume Balagueró and Paco Plaza (Manuela Velasco, Ferrán Terraza, David Vert)
Dir Jacques Tourneur (Dana Andrews, Peggy Cummins, Niall MacGinnis)
Dir Alexandre Aja (Cécile De France, Maïwenn Le Bosco, Philippe Nahon)
100 best horror films by section
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