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10. Sinister

Sinister Sinister is a supernatural horror film released on 12 October 2012. This movie was directed by Scott Derrickson. Sinister was inspired by a nightmare co-writer C. Robert Cargill had after watching the 2002 film The Ring. Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance, and James Ransone played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 6.8/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 63%.

9. Insidious

Insidious Insidious is a supernatural horror film released on 1 April 2011. This movie was directed by James Wan. It is the first installment in the Insidious franchise. Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, and Barbara Hershey played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 6.8/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 66%.

8. The Ring

The Ring The Ring is a supernatural horror film released on 18 October 2002. This movie was directed by Gore Verbinski. It is a remake of Hideo Nakata's 1998 Japanese horror film Ring, based on Koji Suzuki's 1991 novel of the same name. Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, and David Dorfman played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 7.1/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 71%.

7. Hereditary

Hereditary Hereditary is a psychological horror film released on 8 June 2018. This movie was directed by Ari Aster. The film received acclaim from critics, and it had a collection of over $80 million. Toni Collette, Alex Wolff, and Milly Shapiro played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 7.3/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 89%.

6. Scream

Scream Scream is a slasher film released on 20 December 1996. This movie was directed by Wes Craven. The film received positive reviews and was a financial success, earning $173 million worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing slasher film. David Arquette, Neve Campbell, and Courteney Cox played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 7.3/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 79%.

5. Halloween

Halloween Halloween is an independent slasher film released on 25 October 1978. This movie was directed by John Carpenter. Halloween spawned a film franchise comprising eleven films which helped construct an extensive backstory for its antagonist Michael Myers. Donald Pleasence and Jamie Lee Curtis played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 7.7/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 96%.

4. The Conjuring

The Conjuring The Conjuring is a supernatural horror film released on 19 July 2013. This movie was directed by James Wan. It received positive reviews from critics, who praised the performances, direction, screenplay, atmosphere, and musical score. Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 7.5/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 86%.

3. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is a horror film released on 11 October 1974. This movie was directed by Tobe Hooper. This film has gained a reputation as one of the best and most influential horror films. Marilyn Burns, Paul A. Partain, Edwin Neal, and Jim Siedow played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 7.5/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 89%.

2. The Shining

The Shining The Shining is a psychological horror film released on 23 May 1980. This movie was directed by Stanley Kubrick. This film is now widely considered one of the greatest and most influential horror films ever made and a staple of pop culture. Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, and Scatman Crothers played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 8.4/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 84%.

1. The Exorcist

The Exorcist The Exorcist is a supernatural horror film released on 26 December 1973. This movie was directed by William Friedkin. It became the first horror film to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. It is regarded as one of the greatest horror films ever made. Ellen Burstyn and Max von Sydow played important roles in this movie. IMDb Rating of this movie is 8/10 and its Rotten Tomatoes Score is 83%.