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What are the best American horror films?

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  1. 1Psycho

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    Psycho is a mystery thriller film revolving around a secretary who is on the run for embezzling money. It was directed by Alfred Hitchcock and based on the novel by Robert Bloch. This movie stars Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, and Vera Miles.

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  1. 2The Shining

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    The Shining is a 1980 horror film directed by Stanley Kubrick, based on the book with the same title. The story is about a family that goes to a remote hotel during winter where an evil and paranormal presence influences the father into violence.

  2. 3Split

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    Split is a 2016 film directed by M. Night Shyamalan which stars an incommensurable James McAvoy portraying almost 30 different personalities in a breathtaking thriller with a truly epic background story.  

  1. 4The Thing

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    The Thing tells the story of a twelve-man research team that discovers an alien buried in the snow for over a century at a remote Antarctic research station. Soon unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, killing them one by one.

  2. 5The Conjuring

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    The Conjuring is a horror movie adaptation about the famous ghost hunters, the Warrens, and was directed by James Wan. It follows the dark days of the Warren couple as they help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.

  3. 6The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

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    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is an American horror film that was released way back 1974. It features one of the most thrilling stories from the horror genre as it focuses on a killer named Leatherface and how he slaughters his victims.

  4. 7A Nightmare on Elm Street

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    A Nightmare on Elm Street is a 1984 American slasher film by Wes Craven. The first film of its franchise, the plot revolves around a group of teenagers who are stalked and killed in their dreams. The movie runs for a total of 91 minutes.

  5. 8It

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    It is a film directed by Andy Muschietti that was released in 2017. It is a drama, horror, and a thriller movie that runs for 2 hours and 15 minutes. Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, and Finn Wolfhard were few of the stars in this horror movie.

  6. 9Ma (2019)

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    Ma is a 2019 horror/thriller film written by Scotty Landes and directed by Tate Taylor. It stars Octavia Spencer, Diana Silvers, and Juliette Lewis. The film received an R rating from the MPAA. Its U.S. release was on May 31, 2019. 

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    June 20, 2018
    "This film is different from other horror films that I have watched. Unlike those typical horror movies that have a ghost, this film had none but the character of James was the thing that scares me. He is so unpredictable. And when he got his check up to his doctor, I am soooo chilling and scared of what will he do, will he kill her or what! Amazing film."
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    Split
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "Freddy Krueger is a monster!!!! The movie just started and he scares me right away when he is in the basement. And Oh God, whenever I go to sleep, I imagine that I would dream like Tinaaa :((("
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    A Nightmare on Elm Street
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "This film has similarity with Insidious but this is much better. Both Ed and Lorraine portrayed their characters very well. The movie makes me scared everytime I was left alone in our house."
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    The Conjuring
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "I am very horrified by every scene in this film. Most of the scenes are somewhat sensitive to watch because it's kinda gross but that is what makes the movie a realistic one. "
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    The Thing
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "Alfred's movie Psycho is such an art. The dialogues were thrown in a very powerful way by Janeth and John. They got good rapport in this film. Always gives me chills."
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    Psycho
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "Moving and shocking scenes startled me sooo much. Though it is a film that seems like they have a limited budget, still, they were able to pull off the film."
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    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "Compared to Stephen King's novel, this film adaptation was more interesting. It gives true creepiness in every scene."
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    The Shining
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    Anonymous
    June 20, 2018
    "My son got scared of clowns after we had watched this film. LOL. He thought that It always hide in every clown :D"
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    It
This list is about What are the best American horror films
RankAnswersTypeVotesPrice
1PsychoMovies 19 Paid
2The ShiningMovies 13 Paid
3SplitMovies 10 Paid
4The ThingMovies 9 Paid
5The ConjuringMovies 7 Paid
6The Texas Chain Saw MassacreMovies 4 Paid
7A Nightmare on Elm StreetMovies 4 Paid
8ItMovies 1 Paid
9Ma (2019)Movies 0 Paid
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