What are the best British horror films?

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    #1The Woman in Black

    The Woman in Black

    The Woman in Black is a British horror film starring Daniel Radcliffe. It was released in 2012 by CBS and became a box office hit. A young widower travels to a remote island terrorized by a vindictive ghost in search of something.

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    Judy Little
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "Daniel Radcliffe is my ultimate crush!! He looks mature here, but I still love him and I also love the movie. It's soo scary."
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    #2Shaun of the Dead

    Shaun of the Dead

    Shaun of the Dead is a 2004 comedy horror film directed by  Edgar Wright, starring Simon Pegg, Kate Ashfield, and Nick Fros. A 30-year-old Shaun rescues his ex-girlfriend and his mom during a zombie outbreak in London.

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    Janet Sims
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "This is a horror comedy movie and it's really funny. Simon Pegg never fails to entertain me. Ed looks like Paul McCartney by the way."
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    #3The Descent

    The Descent

    The Descent is a British horror film starring  Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, and Alex Reid. It premiered in 2006 at the Sundance Film Festival. Cave explorers accidentally intrude the hideout of flesh-eating predators.

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    Michelle Day
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "This is my definition of horror movie. It scared the hell out of me. I regretted watching this at midnight, I wasn't able to sleep in my room alone even with the lights on!"
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    #428 Days Later

    28 Days Later

    28 Days Later is a film distributed by Fox Searchlight Pictures. Released in 2002, this film was directed by Danny Boyle and features Cillian Murphy in the lead role as Jim.

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    Angela Hunt
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "Well, it's a good movie but the concept is very much like that of Walking Dead, like when Rick wakes up from a deep coma."
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    #5Under the Skin

    Under the Skin

    Under the Skin is a science fiction film based on Michel Faber's novel. It was directed by Jonathan Glazer, starring Scarlett Johansson. An ET disguised as a human female who seduces and devastates lonely men meets her karma in return.

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    Kimberly Romero
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "There are some boring and uninteresting scenes in this movie. I think that made it a box office failure. Its kind of confusing too, I don't get where the story is going?"
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    #6The Awakening

    The Awakening

    Rebecca Hall is always a quality guarantee. The talented British actress leads the cast of this horror movie set in the England of the early 20s. Child ghost and a boarding school: get ready for a terrifying time.

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    Yan Jiang
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "This movie is poorly executed. It's not scary at all. Although it has a dramatic twist and the photography is also good."
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    #7Hellraiser

    Hellraiser

    Hellraiser is a cult horror movie directed by Clive Barker and starred by Andrew Robinson, Clare Higgins, and Sean Chapman. An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover, on the run after escaping the underworld.

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    Danielle Carpenter
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "It scared the crap out of me! The trailer gave it all away lol. The pinhead guy is really annoying I want to prick his eyes with pins lol."
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    #8Alien

    Alien

    Alien is a fantasy and mystery motion picture that features Sigourney Weaver, Henry Dean Stanton, and John Hurt. The movie was first released in 1979 and was directed by Ridley Scott was written by Dan O'Bannon.

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    Kelly Hoffman
    Written on July 10, 2018
    "Its a classic horror film. The soundtrack triggers chills and fears. Aliens do exist, and thats the scariest part."

Summary

Best What are the best British horror films
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1The Woman in BlackMovies 10 Paid
2Shaun of the DeadMovies 8 Paid
3The DescentMovies 8 Paid
428 Days LaterMovies 6 Paid
5Under the SkinMovies 4 Paid
6The AwakeningMovies 3 Paid
7HellraiserMovies 1 Paid
8AlienMovies 1 Paid
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