Best Horror Movie Characters


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The Top Ten

Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th)
Jason is ruthless he isn't scared of anything and is a straight up killer. He has no one unlike micheal with his sister. U take Freddy from his world and bring him to ours and the dudes a puss. I like Freddy but realistically Jason would take him n a heart beat. No problem. Michael is a badass to but Jason would dice him up and throw him away no problem
Hhe's definitely stronger than Michael plus he's already dead so a stab wound won't affect the awesomeness of his blade chopping off some dudes head. Im with Jason on this one.
Jason is the best I mean he could beat everyone on this list but he might have an amazing battle with Freddy but he would win he would beat chucky Michael, Leatherface pennywise and the alien he could even survive Jigsaws house
[Newest]I noticed people r using the hockey mask for many video games including animal crossing and sims

2Michael Myers (Halloween)
He is the strongest horror character. He is intelligent, he can teleport, you cam chop him in 10000000 million parts if you want and the curse will bring him back, he has supernatural strenght, he can easily kill jason and is really creepy that moment when he suddenly appears behind you and slits your throat... He can crush your head or even rip it off, can use any kind of melee weapons you give him,... The strongest horror character there is there was and there will ever be...
Are you kidding? Jason? I laughed through on of his movies. Mikey is awesome. I love the Halloween movies. First kind of horror movie without monsters. Mike was... Sort of, in a way, human. In the form. Not mentally.
What Jason may have drowned but Michael Myers got beat up also sad but really Jason vs. Michael Myers Michael is clearly the winner
[Newest]Michael Myers is the king of all horror characters

3Freddy Krueger (Nightmare on Elm Street)
I believe he is the best. And Robert Englund is the only Freddy. And I love them both, or I could just say I love Robert. So confusing. But he is the greatest because he is a joker and a really scary killer and will get you in your dreams-- something unavoidable as I have said/
Jason? Michael? Please. Everybody knows that Freddy Krueger (the Nightmare king/bad-ass) should be and always be #1, not that verbally challenged Voorhees or Myers.
Freddy has a song. Jason doesn't have a song. Freddy looks scary. Plus he has claws.


[Newest]Jason sort of does have a song when he's about to kill someone and if you watch freddy vs jason, jason wins!

4Jigsaw (Saw)
I can't call him a killer or psychopath...he just builds all sorts of devices to teach bad people a lesson. I think he's a good guy. I hated watching the part he gets punched and kicked around by the violent and stupid police man! I felt so sad when I continued watching and hearing his story, now I hate crackheads more than ever. But don't worry, I won't go around kidnapping people and put them in torture chambers and let them do dumb choices and get their limbs get sliced off, or burn from acid


Jigsaw/John Kramer is creative, however he never actually kills any of his victims. He is really original and finds twisted ways to his victims to kill themselves. Unlike Michael Myers he and Jason kill people for vengeance and not because they are bored. However I think that he is more original than Jason because there isn't a horror movie character that punishes people like Jigsaw
Jigsaw is creative. Unlike most horror movie characters, does not use a machete or claws to kill people, he uses his wits, and simliar to Jason Voorhees, he generally kills people who do bad things.
[Newest]I think he should've had a backup vehicle when they found him

5Leatherface (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)
leatherface freaks the hell out of me! he still is the best with a chainsaw


He was based off a real life serial killer named Ed Gein who did wear a mask out of leather and a belt out of people's nipples.
He is actually real and scary unlike Michael Meyers Jason Voorhees and Freddy Kruger


[Newest]I have a friend from Texas :-)

6The Alien (Alien)
Alien is definitely one of the scariest films ever made. Maybe even the scariest. Alien creature made many shocking things with humans


Boring I saw way more including predator the watch

7Chucky (Child's Play)
I saw the box for this movie once when I was 4 and hid all my dolls downstairs


Chucky is awesome I think he I the most coolest killer doll out there
Hi I'm chucky wanna play" best horror movie line ever. It scared me when I was a kid because I had a good guy doll.
[Newest]I think he is awesome he should be number one

8Hannibal Lecter (Silence of the Lambs)
"I'm going to have a friend for dinner." Ya dont say.


Hannibal, Up Against Jason, Freddy, AND Michael, Could Easily Turn Them Against Each Other Then Have A Bar-B-Q
Of Their Remains!
He is the only one in the list who is possible in real life, so my vote goes to hl

9Pennywise the Clown (Stephen King's It)
Scary character but the film he was in could of being better but it was good 4 its time
Pennywise is why I am creeped out by Ronald McDonald
Creeps me out... I have a phobia of clowns thanks to this film :(
[Newest]He cares about scares

10Regan MacNeil (The Exorcist)
I am really really really afraid of the demon girl!
What Regan Macneil at 10 seriously she can move objects she has A DEMON inside of her she is the best


Regan MacNeil is the creepiest thing I have ever seen


The Contenders

11The Thing (The Thing)
The thing could become ANYONE in this list! The film is spectacular and the atmosphere makes the thing much more menacing!
It's INCREDIBLE that's all I have to say
John Carpenter is awesome

12Ash (Evil Dead Trilogy)
Ash will always be the best
Hail to the king baby
Ash is no good or bad he is the guy with the gun.
Hail to the King, baby.

13Jaws (Jaws)
It's just a shark. sharks eat creatures all the time. it's a part of nature.
It's kind of bad except it's better than piraƱa

14Pinhead (Hellraiser)
Not only is he charismatic and intelligent, but he is a cold and calculating sadist that kills the spirit while forcing the mind and body to endure untold unimaginable suffering. Whereas other movie villains kill indiscriminately and without any remorse, he finds joy on an almost sexually gratifying manner of making you wish he was a ruthless killer.
pinhead is idestructible and immortal as well as jason but he could destroy jason any day of the week and 4 times on sunday
I'm a girl and I practically want to dress up as him for Halloween

15Ghost Face (Scream)
He or she guts his/ her victims. He/she can disappear without a trace. Lastly it is a new person every time so you don't know who the killer is
Whats your favorite scary movie

16The Predator (Predator)
I don't think it should be freddy vs Jason it should be PREDATOR vs Jason

17Buffalo Bill (Silence of the Lambs)

18The Death (Final Destination)

19Kayako Saeki (The Grudge)
Why is she 33 really what!


20Critters (Critters)

21Little Girl (The Ring)
Her real name is Samara Morgan.
This chick is absoluely crazy

22Candyman (Candyman)

23Katie (Paranormal Activity)

24Nosferatu (Nosferatu)
Because he is just the perfect vampire character absurd really cool

25Samara (The Ring)
Samara scared the hell out of me. I couldn't watch the movie because I was afraid of watching her go out of screen.
This is probably my favorite horror movie ever.

26The Phantom (The Phantom of the Opera)
The Phantom is mysterious and is willing to kill Raoul to be with christine. He goes around trying to hang people or put them in a trance. Pretty good stuff

27Carrie White (Carrie)
Teacher should show this movie in class so that bullies would better think twice before doing something horribly, horribly wrong.
You go Carrie you show those bullies whose boss.
Onethey all have super strength two jason has already fought a psychic

28Crawlers (The Descent)

29Beetlejuice (Beetlejuice)

30Leprechaun (Leprechaun)

31Dalton Lambert (Insidious)

32Randy Meeks (Scream Series)

33Frankenstein's Monster (Frankenstein)

34Dracula (Jack Palance)
How could anyone forget Count Von Dracula! ! So creepy!

35Reagan (The Exorcist)
She's already on the list!

36Henry Spencer (Earserhead)

37Dr. Caligari (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari)

38Victor Crowley (Hatchet)

39Sidney Prescott (Scream Series)
This list is focusing mostly on the villains, but let's not forget the heroes. Sidney was one of the best-developed female characters ever seen in a horror franchise. And her character has stayed interesting and relevant now for four films.

40Pumpkinhead (Pumpkinhead)
A Demon of Vengeance he is creepy yet all some killer. He will stop at nothing till vengeance is done or some one kills the person who sommend him from pumpkin patch grave yard. You can even here him talk and laugh her may feel pain yet he adeap eassiley. The movie brught nightmar to thuos who watch't the film. I seen others seen it some in joy'and that movie it's great and I love that movie even though the scequeles are be yuan bad still the original is even better and the music is really great but I never had fear it because it a mus me. He kills in diffrent ways to his victtums that had kill'and any one. The name is Robby Vincent Hart I Who all so talk abuot Roadside Romeo.

41Peter and Paul (Funny Games)

42The Director (Cabin in the Woods)

43Beth (Hostel 2)
Personally, I'm not a very big fan of the Hostel series but Beth is like Lena, Sally, Pia and Yasmina.

44Milos (A Serbian Film)

45Kati (Cannibal Diner)

46Tanja (Cannibal Diner)

47Rawhead Rex (Rawhead Rex)

48Amanda Young (Saw I-III)
Amanda in part film, s Saw 1,2,3 play excellent girl dream merder, intellect girl be alliance to Jigsaw. Amanda In mask of pick take peoples prepare to alliance John Kramer, in dead of the dream.
She is awesome, terrifinig and good at hiding that she is Jigsaw's accomplice

49John Doe (Se7en)

50Tiffany (Bride of Chucky)
Tiffany is the best twisted but weird girl I've seen. She is much like her husband, Chucky but less angered person.

51Annie Wilkes (Misery)
She is every celebrities worst nightmare.

52The Farbers (Funny Games)

53Killer Biker Chicks (Killer Biker Chicks)

54The Girl (Neighbor)

55Lisa (Sint)

56Chromeskull (Laid to Rest)

57Sarah Carter (The Descent)

58Cult (Backwoods)

59Yasmina (Frontier(s))
Yas is one of the best final girls of all time from one of the best films of all time.

60Marie (High Tension)

61Alexia (High Tension)

62Lena Bach (We are the Night)

63David and Lila (Open House)

64Harry Green (Asylum Blackout)

65Sarah Scarangello (Inside)

66La Femme (Inside)

67The Von Geisler Clan (Frontiere(s))
One of the best horror clans of all time.

68Eva (Frontier(s))
She may live with the Von Geisler clan but is the only good one.
She may live with the Von Geisler clan, but is the only good one.

69Megan and Abby Graves (The Graves)

70Alex, Tom and Farid (Frontier(s))

71Anna Assaoui (Martyrs)
Actually cares about her best friend and tries to find the secrets behind what happens in the film.

72Lucie Jurin (Martyrs)

73Mademoiselle (Martyrs)
One of the best horror villains of all time.

74David (Shadow)

75Angeline (Shadow)

76Morti (Shadow)

77Nina Papas (Wrong Turn 2: Dead End)
One of the best final girls of all time.

78Alice (Open House)

79Yasmine (Sheitan)
She along with Joseph and his family are the only likeable characters.

80Joseph (Sheitan)
One of the only likeable characters in the film.

81Laurie Strode (Halloween)
One of the best final girls of all time too.

82Sally Hardesty (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)
For sally, you sympathize with her because what if that was you in that chair? If it was, then it would be the scariest moment of your life.
One of the best final girls of all time like Yasmina.

83Marc Stevens (Calvaire)

84Bartel (Calvaire)

85Vukmir (A Serbian Film)

86Ladya (Rumah Dara)

87The Atwood Clan (The Graves)

88The Firefly Family (House of 1,000 Corpses and the Devil's Rejects)

89The Hoods (Them)

90Jenny (Eden Lake)

91Pia (Storm Warning)
Like Lena and Yasmina Badass final girl.

92Mick Taylor (Wolf Creek and Wolf Creek 2)

93Francis Fenway and His Crew (Hollywood Kills)

94The Gang (Eden Lake)

95Geert Hoekstra (Sint)

96Mickey and Mallory Knox (Natural Born Killers)

97Bridget (Midnight Movie)
Tries to save everyone.

98Ted Radford (Midnight Movie)
Unique killer who can go in and from the screen.

99Sawyer/Hewitt Family (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Series)
The most terrifying family I can think of.

100Cannibals (Wrong Turn)

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