50 best horror movies ever

Empire Magazine published this on Sept 21, 2016. The usual suspects here along with a few surprises. What’s missing?

“We’ve summoned up with the ultimate list of the greatest, scariest and most spine-rippingly horrific horror movies in cinema’s long history. From Dr. Caligari to It Follows, this is a compendium of scary movies to span the ages.”

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Movies on 50 best horror movies ever List
RankTitleDirector(s)Year ReleasedWatchedViewed On
1The ShiningStanley Kubrick1980Yes02/04/2000
2AlienRidley Scott1979Yes12/10/2008
3ScreamWes Craven1996Yes04/15/2011
4The ThingJohn Carpenter1982Yes04/12/2009
5HalloweenJohn Carpenter1978Yes10/30/2012
6Evil Dead IISam Raimi1987Yes03/03/2013
7Shaun of the DeadEdgar Wright2004Yes10/09/2004
8NosferatuF.W. Murnau1922Yes10/12/2012
9Pan's LabyrinthGuillermo del Toro2006Yes01/28/2007
10JawsSteven Spielberg1975Yes07/14/2000