The 10 best horror movies according to the world’s leading internet cinema reference

Horror movies captivate millions of fans, with their combination of suspense and special effects that make those who enjoy the best productions of this genre jump out of their seats.

Every year dozens of films of this type are released, most of which fail to meet the expectations they create and are forgotten, while the fame of old films continues to grow.

That’s how it shows Internet Movie Database (better known as IMDb), the largest reference for film appreciation worldwide on the network, which has more than 10 million titles in its archives, with their respective evaluations.

Check below which are the 10 best horror movies of all time according to the community of moviegoers who rate the productions in IMDb.

The 10 best horror movies according to IMDb

Sorted in ascending order of rating, these are the top 10 horror movies according to the horror community. Internet Movie Databasewhich has more than 83 million members.

10-Rosemary’s Baby

Also known as The seed of the devilthis 1968 film was directed by Roman Polansky and starring mia farrow Y John Cassavetes.

The story is about a woman and her husband who come to live in a building, and the woman becomes pregnant. As the plot progresses, a sense of conspiracy among the neighbors begins to envelop the couple, who begin to fear for their baby.

The Rosemary’s Baby Is available in Amazon Prime Video, AppleTV Y Google Play Movies.

9-The Blue Elephant (The Blue Elephant)

This Egyptian film released in 2014 did not become well known in our continent, but it impacted those who saw it in the rest of the world.

It tells the story of a psychotherapist specializing in treating the criminally insane, who suddenly finds that one of his best friends becomes one of his patients.

The Blue Elephant Is available in Amazon Prime Video.

8-The Diabolical (Les Diaboliques)

This 1955 film follows the wife and mistress of a school principal who hatch a plan to assassinate him, with a perfect alibi. However, an inexplicable fact gets in the way of his machinations.

The Diabolical can be found in Amazon Prime Videoand also in Youtubealthough only in its original language, French, without subtitles in Spanish.

7-The Exorcist (The Exorcist)

Since its premiere in 1973, praise has accumulated for this film starring Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow Y Linda Blair.

And what else to add that has not already been said? Only, almost 50 years after its release, it is still recognized as one of the best horror movies of all time.

The Exorcist can be found in Google Play Movies. Also in Youtubeand dubbed into Latin Spanish, but in low quality.

6-The Thing

John Carpenter is recognized as one of the great directors of horror films, and not least part of his fame is due to this 1982 film, also known as The Riddle of Another World.

This production impacted the world at the time with its special effects, which have not aged badly, even in the face of the digital technology that currently exists.

The thing can be found in Google Play Movies Y AppleTV.

5-Demon Slayer: The Infinity Train (Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-Hen)

Also known as Guardians of the night either Kimetsu no Yaiba: The Moviethis animation is the most current horror feature film among the top 10 rated in IMDb.

It tells the story of a boy who was raised by bears, who undertakes a mission to defeat a very powerful demon.

Demon Slayer: The Infinity Train can be seen in Crunchyroll Y AppleTV.


tumbadd is the second most current movie on this list, as it was released in 2018. It shows a mythological story about a goddess who created the entire universe, and the plot revolves around the consequences when humans build a temple for her firstborn.

tumbadd Is available in Amazon Prime Video.

3-The Shining

Another film about which everything has already been said, five times. Premiered in 1980, it is considered one of the most masterpieces of one who only directed masterpieces: Stanley Kubrick.

The glow Is available in hbo max.

2-Psychosis (Psycho)

In this case, what was said about the film that is in third position could be repeated almost exactly. Just change the title to Psychosisthe year for 1960 and the name of the director for Alfred Hitchcock.

To round the match, Psychosis also available in hbo max.


Also known as Alien, the Eighth Passengerthis 1979 film combines horror and science fiction like no other, at least according to the ranking of IMDb.

The film tells the story of the crew of a commercial spaceship, who encounter a deadly life form after investigating an unknown transmission.

Alien Is available in Star+.

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