Scariest Movies By Category

MovieScoreRatings

1. Smile (2022)

8.6

23

2. Frozen (2010)

8.6

45

3. Don't Breathe (2016)

8.4

77

4. Alien (1979)

8.1

264

5. The Ritual (2017)

8.0

11

6. Them (2006)

8.0

42

7. The Strangers (2008)

7.9

199

8. Eden Lake (2008)

7.9

70

9. Wer (2013)

7.9

7

10. ATM (2012)

7.8

26

11. Hell House LLC (2015)

7.7

19

12. The Shining (1980)

7.7

320

13. The Orphanage (2007)

7.7

76

14. Identity (2003)

7.7

10

15. Turistas (2006)

7.7

31

16. Black Mirror (2011)

7.7

6

17. The Hitcher (1986)

7.7

9

18. Panic Room (2002)

7.6

8

19. The Devil's Backbone (2001)

7.6

27

20. [Rec] (2007)

7.6

245

21. The Descent (2005)

7.6

283

22. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

7.6

250

23. Rear Window (1954)

7.6

19

24. I Spit on Your Grave 2 (2013)

7.6

35

25. The Conspiracy (2012)

7.6

11

26. Black Christmas (1974)

7.6

22

27. The Changeling (1980)

7.5

17

28. High Tension (2003)

7.5

93

29. 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

7.5

33

30. Shutter (2004)

7.5

48

31. The Others (2001)

7.5

101

32. The Thing (1982)

7.5

315

33. Hide and Seek (2005)

7.5

8

34. The Vanishing (1988)

7.5

10

35. Buried (2010)

7.5

15

36. A Quiet Place (2018)

7.5

30

37. The Conjuring 2: The Enfield Poltergeist (2016)

7.5

65

38. Hard Candy (2005)

7.4

7

39. The Blair Witch Project (1999)

7.4

247

40. Wolf Creek (2005)

7.4

58

41. Green Room (2015)

7.4

75

42. Aliens (1986)

7.4

45

43. The Last House on the Left (2009)

7.4

62

44. The Last Exorcism (2010)

7.4

8

45. The Reef (2010)

7.4

8

46. Last Shift (2014)

7.4

28

47. The House of the Devil (2009)

7.3

50

48. The Sacrament (2013)

7.3

12

49. Host (2020)

7.3

9

50. Duel (1971)

7.3

6

51. As Above, So Below (2014)

7.3

63

52. The Sixth Sense (1999)

7.3

171

53. The Ring (2002)

7.3

299

54. 28 Days Later... (2002)

7.3

87

55. I Spit on Your Grave (2010)

7.2

51

56. The Invitation (2015)

7.2

27

57. A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

7.2

45

58. Psycho (1960)

7.2

59

59. Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)

7.2

44

60. A Dark Song (2016)

7.2

6

61. The Conjuring (2013)

7.2

272

62. Rosemary's Baby (1968)

7.2

82

63. Bird Box (2018)

7.2

13

64. Red Dragon (2002)

7.2

13

65. Orphan (2009)

7.2

48

66. Open Water (2003)

7.1

7

67. The Monster (2016)

7.1

7

68. Frontier(s) (2007)

7.1

44

69. The Cave (2005)

7.1

7

70. The Tunnel (2011)

7.1

7

71. Hush (2016)

7.1

40

72. Dark Skies (2013)

7.1

15

73. The Purge: Anarchy (2014)

7.1

48

74. Misery (1990)

7.1

32

75. Vacancy (2007)

7.1

25

76. Train to Busan (2016)

7.1

19

77. The Burning (1981)

7.1

9

78. Paranormal Activity (2007)

7.1

204

79. Silver Bullet (1985)

7.1

10

80. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)

7.1

51

81. Deliverance (1972)

7.1

20

82. We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)

7.1

11

83. House at the End of the Street (2012)

7.1

12

84. Sinister (2012)

7.1

238

85. It Follows (2014)

7.1

274

86. Session 9 (2001)

7.1

29

87. Se7en (1995)

7.1

18

88. Inside (2007)

7.1

127

89. Quarantine (2008)

7.1

22

90. The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)

7.0

24

91. The Mist (2007)

7.0

79

92. The Gift (2015)

7.0

9

93. The Shallows (2016)

7.0

17

94. Deep Red (1975)

7.0

6

95. What Lies Beneath (2000)

7.0

10

96. Jessabelle (2014)

7.0

16

97. Skinamarink (2022)

7.0

6

98. Joy Ride (2001)

7.0

10

99. Devil's Pass (2013)

7.0

11

100. Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)

7.0

13