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 Herk Harvey (Candace Hilligoss, Frances Feist, Sidney Berger)
Dir Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez (Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, Joshua Leonard)
Dirs Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer (Michael Redgrave, Googie Withers, Ralph Michael)
Dir Georges Franju (Edith Scob, Pierre Brasseur, Alida Valli, Juliette Mayniel)
Dir Wes Craven (Heather Langenkamp, Robert Englund, John Saxon)
Dir James Whale (Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Elsa Lanchester, Ernest Thesiger)
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