Best Horror Movie Series


The Top Ten

1 Halloween

Got to love them

Love Halloween Series I love the movis


The original Halloween is awesome. Most people that don't like it, are teens and young adults. They judge the quality of a movie on its fashion, technology and soundtrack. That's the reason there are so many reboots in all genres of movies. The only problem, most reboots are horrible. Anyway, parts 4 and 7 are pretty good.

2 Friday the 13th

I love Friday the 13th! the first 6 are AMAZING! This is a movie I would recommend to watch on Halloween!

If you rate a horror franchise on the amount of quality films it produced, Friday the 13th is number 1. Five of the first six are classics. Halloween took a huge dip after the original but overall had three solid movies. Elmstreet had two great movies, the rest was comedy trash. Saw was solid for the first three movies, then went into flashback mode. I think a respectable number 2 is the Final Destination series, with four of five movies being decent.

ARE. YOU. KIDDING. Friday the 13th series on #10. It deserve a place on top 3.
He can't be killed.

The first 6 movies are absolute classics, no other horror franchise can beat these 6 movies in a row. The jason character is an horror icone, and the first 4 movies show him as a human being and are the best. Part 1 has the best and unique atmosphere, part 3 shows the real birth of Jason.

3 Saw

One of the best series

Not really an amazing series, but it has an interesting story.

Genius story telling. It really makes you appreciate life.

Best horror series PERIOD.

4 Nightmare On Elm Street

Only a great villain creates its own an unique weapon... It's easy to pick a knife or a chainsaw but razorblades at the tip of your fingers? Exquisite!

You can outrun Jason Vorhes or Michael Myers but not Freddy... That's scary!

NOES is one of the best, most frightening horror franchises ever made. Freddy Kruger is the ultimate villain, and the movies are still scary to this day. The same can't necessarily be said for the rest of the heavy hitters. I love Friday the 13th as much as the next person, I own every single movie in the franchise, and have seen them all multiple times, but I generally laugh through them, and shake my head at how far movies have come. But Nightmare is a series that is still great to this day, and you can't forget the amazing 2010 remake. The 2010 NOES remake is a masterpiece. - heather

Scream? Nightmare is where it's at lol.

Why is this #5? It should be #1 - robertoiglesias271

5 Scream

This might not be scary from all the screams but I like it even though I watch like other stuff then this even roblox scream I will watch I love scream better then saw


The greatest horror FRANCHISE!

One of if not the best horror franchises

6 Child's Play

When I watched it as a child, it scared the crap out of me. When I re-watched it as an adult, I was less terrified, so I could see and appreciate makers' sense of humor. It's based on a well-known concept of living dolls, but creepy enough for us not to think how many times was it used before. The sequels were more grotesque than scary, but in my opinion good enough not to ruin the first movie's effect. - saaarsdej

Love this series. Always made me laugh and scare the life out of my kids when they first saw it. One of the best horror/comedy film series.

Child's play is one of my favourite horror film series due to its comedy.

Best movies, child's play 1,2 and 3

7 Alien

My favourite - iliekpiez

These films haven't aged at all.

its good

8 Final Destination

Absolutely love this series.

Hate it - iliekpiez

I never collect horror movie sequels but Final Destination is the only one I buy every film it makes - jamienicholls

I am waiting for the 6th one which is supposed to be coming out next year.

9 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

The time it took to kickstart the series after the original was way too long. It lost most of its momentum, even though, the remake was pretty good.

The second is the worst the remake is way better

Because this is banned in some countrys because of the violence. Its not the best but having the rating X and in the top 5 banned movies in the world. The first time I watched it was when I went to the cinema to see it when I was 8 because they rated it PG before it got banned!

I love these films. The second one is my favourite. I love the chainsaw dance at the end of the first film and my favourite line is,
"the saw is family! "

10 Evil Dead

"Hail to the King, Baby"

This should be way higher. - DapperPickle

Superb movie series Horror and fun really scary
but good thing is each part is equally awesome love them all

The Contenders

11 Insidious

Interesting stories

Simply awesome

The best horror movies series I have ever seen. It always manages to scare the crap out of me. I wish this series would never be over.

12 The Grudge

One of the best

Far by the scaryer in this list

13 Psycho

Psycho 2 is almost as good as the original

The only franchise with every part being more than good

14 The Conjuring

This has reality which makes it even creepier to watch. And the plot and special effects are just amazing. The evilness of the DEMONS, I just love it.

The Conjuring movies were great. The spin-off, Annabelle was not even close to the hype it received.

The Conjuring 1 and 2 are hands down an outstanding new addition to horror movies

If we're voting on best Horror SERIES -- that is, the average awesomeness of each movie in the series combined into one definitive rating -- then technically, since there are only 2 in this series and they've both been extremely solid and *more closely* based on actual events, this is the "best." I love Jason, Freddy, Michael, etc. but they've had so many completely crap movies that hurt the overall rating/integrity.

If we're voting on something that doesn't need to match those parameters, then I think that needs to be specified, and this "Top Ten" needs a name change.

15 Paranormal Activity

Now on it's 4th movie, you can't have a horror movie series without Paranormal Activity. This Franchise is booming right now, and probably will for years to come. I know it's my go-to if I want to get freaked out. - heather

The best movie series..

The best horror movie I've ever seen! This is definitely my favorite.👍👍

16 Jaws

Yes this is scary and by the way this is a horror movie because it's involved getting killed
by sharks and the beginning it's the most scary part of the movie.

They just get worse as they go along - iliekpiez

Best set of movies, a true classic
Not exactly a horror movie though, more like Sci-Fi or action/adventure
Still a great collection of movies

17 Wrong Turn


Best movie francise...awesome movie
all 6 part r awesome

I must say all series are awsom of the movie...every person have to watch the movie series atlest 2-3 times in his/her life..

18 Phantasm


Phantasm is Awesome! The tall man is probably the best horror villain of all time!

19 Hellraiser

Next year, there is supposed to be a new one coming out and I am really excited for it

The first and second are some of the most artistic horror movies ever made

20 Predator

More action tHAN horror

We always love Arnold Schwarzenegger's dumb acting, and in this movie it really shows is specialty of accent, as by the predator, the costume is really well done, but I don't count this one as a horror movie, more like action scy-fi.

21 The Amityville Horror

I like this movie
Is my favorite horror movie

22 REC
23 Boogeyman
24 Night Of The Living Dead


Must see

25 Silent Hill
26 Resident Evil

Awesome movie

Love 'm!

27 House of 1000 Corpses

ROB ZOMBIE IS A GENIUS and if you have yet to see this, watch it it's INCREDIBLE!

28 I Know What You Did Last Summer
29 Cube

The first cube is the only horror movie that sends shivers up and down my spine, everything else... nope.

30 Phantasm II

I agree, Phantasm is great! You can only list the second one for some reason. But the Series as a whole is so off the beaten path of horror. Truly a fun watch.

31 Jeepers Creepers

Jeepers creepers should be way higher!

The best in horror movies are jeepers creepers

32 I Spit On Your Grave
33 Dabbe


34 Tomie
35 Joy Ride

"Hey Candycane? Anyone out there seen Candycane? " LoL

36 The Silence of the Lambs

The dialogue and the body language between Hannibal Lector and the girl is truly magnificent. I love Hannibal’s intellect and motivations.

37 Puppet Master

LOVE these movies! Creepy as hell!

38 Sinister

All time favourite horror film

39 Leprechaun

By far the worst in some of the worst movies ever produced - iliekpiez

The best horror movie! yes yes yes me likey. give me the milk papo

40 Ginger Snaps

Best werewolf films EVER

41 Gremlins

Deserves top 10, no bad movies thus far - iliekpiez

42 Children of the Corn
43 Candyman

Brilliant movies

44 IT

Absolutely fantastic two films

45 Human Centipede
46 Pet Sematary
47 Always Watching: A Marble Hornets Story
48 28 Days Later

Intense movie. Period.

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2. Halloween
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3. Friday the 13th
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