10 Best Horror Films of All Time

'Rolling Stone' ranks top 101, with 'The Exorcist' as champ
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 31, 2022 2:09 PM CDT
10 Best Scary Movies Ever

Looking for a scary movie on Halloween? Rolling Stone has ranked the 101 best horror films of all time, with The Exorcist clocking in at No. 1. "It was the movie that made America afraid of the devil again," the site's tribute begins. What's more, it "changed the public's perception of what a horror movie could be." Here are the top 10 movies on the list:

  1. The Exorcist, 1973
  2. Psycho, 1960
  3. The Ring, 1998
  4. Don't Look Now, 1973
  5. Halloween, 1978
  6. Inside, 2007
  7. Get Out, 2017
  8. Dawn of the Dead, 1978
  9. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, 1974
  10. Hereditary, 2018
Check out the full list, along with explanations of why each film made the cut. (Or check out other notable lists.)

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