The best horror movies ever should put you on the edge of your seat. The audience should never know what’s coming next, or which dark corner the killer is lurking around.
When done right, the fear and dread should create a lasting impression. When a master filmmaker is at work, they don’t need to rely on cheap thrills, like jump scares. They’ll build an engaging story and characters you care about. Then, they’ll make the ultimate monster that will haunt your nights for years.
In cinema’s long history, we’ve seen a long string of iconic villains. Below, we’ll look at some of the most fearsome killers to haunt the screen.From aliens that bleed acidic blood, zombies with unstoppable rage, and a madman who wears the skin of his victims.
We’ll also look at some of the masters of the best ever horror movies, from Stanley Kubrick to Stephen Spielberg. Making a marathon of these horror films will be sure to leave you with nightmares.
So, grab the popcorn and turn out the lights. Then, if you dare, watch this collection of some of the scariest best horror movies ever!