Friday, May 15, 2015

Horror movie favorites

It seems like I've been watching horror films forever. Obviously not literally forever but I have been on a steady diet of horror movies since I was a teenager. That's about forty years. I've never taken the time to write down my personal favorites in this movie genre...until now. Without further ado, my top twenty five horror movies, in no particular order:

  • The Shining(1980)
  • The Conjuring(2013)
  • Insidious(2010)
  • The Descent(2005)
  • The Exorcist(1973)
  • Friday The 13th(1980)
  • The Haunting(1963)
  • Pit And The Pendulum(1961)
  • House Of Wax(1953)
  • Horror Of Dracula(1958)
  • The Curse Of Frankenstein(1957)
  • The Howling(1981)
  • Halloween(1978)
  • Candyman(1992)
  • The Evil Dead(1981)
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre(1974)
  • The Entity(1982)
  • Dog Soldiers(2002)
  • Dawn Of The Dead(1978)
  • Hellraiser(1987)
  • A Nightmare On Elm Street(1984)
  • The Omen(1976)
  • Prophecy(1979)
  • The Burning(1981)
  • The Curse Of The Werewolf(1961)
Honorable mentions: The Fog(1980), Fright Night(1985), Day Of The Dead(1985), Hellbound-Hellraiser II(1988), Night Of The Living Dead(1968), The Babadook(2014) & Squirm(1976).