Top 10 Cult Classics: Horror




Like to be scared, but don’t want to be too mainstream about it? Join as we count down our picks for the top 10 cult classics – category: horror. WARNING: Contains mature content. Special thanks to our users JakeMaringoni, Mattyhull1, Aidan Poliwrath Mason, Draco9904, Rune Maxwell, Norris Vaughn, sarahjessicaparkerth, dragonson04, Aidan McVan, tom dray, MichaelMaikeru64, Matias Herajärvi and Joe Hall for submitting the idea on our Suggestions Page at WatchMojo.com/suggest!

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43 Comments

  1. Isa Sayar
    September 20, 2016
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    Where Is Saw, The Exorcist, Jaws And Alien.

  2. jill valentine in real life
    September 26, 2016
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    cult classic

  3. TheOFamily5
    October 13, 2016
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    So cult means it was not succesful at first but then got succesful. If so i think friday the 13th will be on here

  4. ocean melody
    October 17, 2016
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    anyone know a website where I could watch these?

  5. Brody Mascarenas
    October 22, 2016
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    its so wierd,i came here to hope they live was on here,the first thing i saw was just that

  6. jollyrancher34
    October 28, 2016
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    yo my favorite is micheal and jason

  7. Double G
    October 31, 2016
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    im surprised they didnt mention how old the texas chainsaw massacre is

  8. Palpatine
    December 1, 2016
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    The Fly(1986)?

  9. jim hass
    December 3, 2016
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    the only thing that could make me agree more is if "Phantasm " was included.

  10. Dylan Stiffler
    December 6, 2016
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    Halloween III: Season of The Witch!?!?

  11. LaydiNite
    January 8, 2017
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    Have you actually seen Cube? It's really not gory. The majority of the film is a psychological thriller, and by current standards the violence is VERY tame. I watched it with my mother, for crying out loud.

  12. Brody Mascarenas
    January 15, 2017
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    Where's The Lost Boys!!!!!

  13. Larry Cheezle
    January 23, 2017
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    No one ever mentions phantasm

  14. hepsabaptron00
    January 24, 2017
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    Cube is a cult film?  I thought it was pretty mainstream….

  15. Aaron B
    February 18, 2017
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    I kick ass for the Lord

  16. wyatt roetcisoender
    March 12, 2017
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    The thing is my favorite cult movie. Still my favorite horror movie

  17. Brandon Moody
    March 14, 2017
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    no sleepaway camp?…. or the blob…..

  18. Dinkle Dorf
    March 14, 2017
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    So glad to see Brain Dead/ Dead Alive, it's one of my favourite movies

  19. Let's talk Gender
    March 18, 2017
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    ROCKY HORROR

  20. fuzztsimmers 3
    March 28, 2017
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    they live was not a horror movie

  21. Renny Rennermen
    April 5, 2017
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    trolllll 2

  22. عيسى البرنق و التحديات المجنونه
    April 26, 2017
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    hey what about a nightmare on elm street

  23. PowerMadHeadBanger
    May 19, 2017
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    Dawn of the Dead (1978), bitches!

  24. BrewBlaster
    May 30, 2017
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    Dead and Buried….Not only a great horror film, but one of the scariest opening scenes ever!!

  25. lol haha
    June 17, 2017
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    9:09 reptilian eyes?

  26. Parano ???
    June 21, 2017
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    So american movies only ….. shame!

  27. IABI TV
    July 6, 2017
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    Came for Cube tbh ^_^

  28. Just Jared
    July 17, 2017
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    I literally have the whole evil dead trilogy on my laptop in case I need to show some uncultured swine what true horror is

  29. Meat Man
    July 17, 2017
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    The Thing should've been number 1

  30. 82nd Airborne 2/508th PIR
    July 18, 2017
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    The gate, killer clowns from outer space, monster squad, the return of the living dead, raw head rex, waxworks

  31. NetizenKane
    July 23, 2017
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    Ok, but… where's night of the living dead?

  32. Peh WeiXiang
    August 10, 2017
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    The Night of the Hunter ????

  33. robert skurlock
    August 17, 2017
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    Yay! The Evil Dead is #1! The greatest NC-17/X rated movie ever!

  34. amy clarke
    August 21, 2017
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    OOh

  35. Fitty Tucker
    August 22, 2017
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    What about night of the creeps one of my favorites

  36. billyblackburn87
    September 10, 2017
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    cube was pretty good!!

  37. Sir Lofty
    September 12, 2017
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    What about Trick r Treat? That was totally cult

  38. draven Nevermore
    September 16, 2017
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    My favorite horror /comedy is cemertary man

  39. mikey olympitis
    September 19, 2017
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    American werewolf in London? John Landis Horror Comedy

  40. Adam Tucker
    October 8, 2017
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    No Phantasm???

  41. Jesse cochran
    October 20, 2017
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    Event horizon yo!

  42. izzywolflover
    October 20, 2017
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    I like to chew ass and kick gum, and I'm all out of ass

  43. andromeda
    November 11, 2017
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    all films mentioned:
    They Live
    Cube
    The Thing
    #10 Videodrome
    #9 Cube
    #8 Scanners
    #7 The Hills Have Eyes
    #6 They Live
    #5 Dead Alive
    #4 Re-Animator
    #3 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
    #2 The Thing
    Nosferatu
    House On Haunted Hill
    The Wicker Man
    The Haunting
    #1 The Evil Dead

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