Richard Corliss's Top 25 Horror Films

An eclectic list of two dozen seminal horror films from Richard Corliss of Time magazine. His comments on the films are well worth reading.

This list is not ranked and is shown by release year.

Title Year Rating
Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat aka Arrivée d'un train à la Ciotat, L' 1895
half starempty starempty starempty starempty star
Nosferatu aka Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens 1922
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star
Phantom of the Opera, The 1925
Frankenstein 1931
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star
Freaks 1932
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star
Bambi 1942
full starfull starfull starhalf starempty star
Diaboliques, Les aka Diabolique 1955
Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1956
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star
Black Sunday aka Maschera del demonio, La 1960
Peeping Tom 1960
Psycho 1960
full starfull starfull starhalf starempty star
Blood Feast 1963
Night of the Living Dead 1968
Exorcist, The 1973
Texas Chainsaw Massacre, The 1974
Jaws 1975
full starfull starfull starfull starhalf star
Carrie 1976
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star
Halloween 1978
Alien 1979
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star
Fly, The 1986
Men Behind the Sun aka Hei tai yang 731 1988
Braindead 1992
Audition, The 1999
Red Dragon 2002
Shaun of the Dead 2004
full starfull starfull starfull starempty star