Top 10 Best Horror Movie Remakes

The Top Ten

1 The Thing (1982)

I can't believe this classic wasn't even in this list. This film was much better than original. The Thing (1982) is one of the greatest Sci-Fi movies ever! - Alexandr

2 The Ring

The new one wasn't scary

3 Invasion of the Body Snatchers

definitely the best movie about body snatchers and way better than original. The ending was sad but the whole film was classic - Alexandr

4 The Fly

How on earth is The Ring and Dawn of The Dead above The Fly. The Fly is one of the best horror films - gruesome, terrifying and tragic - a Cronenberg masterpiece. Jeff Goldblum stars as a scientist who invents a teleportation machine and accidentally infuses his DNA with a fly. The transformation has breathtaking effects. Some say that Seth Brundle morphing into a fly is predictable, but I say the horror is inevitable. An absolutely great film, better than The Thing.

5 Dawn of the Dead

The Ring? Seriously? This brilliant remake should be #1 or at least Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978), The Thing, The Blob.
Dawn of the Dead is classic of the 00's - gory, scary, impressive, fast, shocking... I can go on and on - Alexandr

This movie is bad--s, it is one of the best Zombie movies around... Come on... The Ring#1... Go watch the movie and see for yourself.

I vote dawn of the dead because that was the best zombie or horror movies remake

6 The Thing

As if the original wasn't scary enough they had to do a remake. Both version of this movie are so friggin freaky its not even funny. - fireinside96

These is the best yet best character movie, mary elizabeth is the best actress - hamidabuat

7 The Crazies
8 The Hills Have Eyes
9 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

one of the best horror films of decade 2000-2009. I love it as much as original. Jessica Biel looked awesome. - Alexandr

My best horror movie ever.. And I can't wait to watch the ne part in 2013... I love this film espacially because jessica biel is the heroine

10 Cape Fear

The Contenders

11 The Evil Dead (2013)

I really glad, should be high

This is one big gorefest, but u know what? It works fine, although there aren't any proper "jumpscares" it's way more watchable than the original, with didn't really stand the test of time, but I believe this remake did it's justice. Cool movie

12 It (2017)

I haven't seen the movie but the reviews are good - zeroclubsboii

i love it

13 Friday the 13th

Derek played a good Jason but everything else kind of sucked... especially the acting.

Two words. Jared Padalecki.

14 Nosferatu the Vampyre
15 The Blob

IT'S SO AWESOME! MUCH BETTER THAN ORIGINAL! If you haven't seen this, you are missing out!

16 King Kong (2005)
17 House on Haunted Hill (1999)

No joke here. This remake was awesome and even better than boring original - Alexandr

18 House of Wax

very underrated remake. I love it and think it was as good as original. Talentless Paris Hilton was the only one bad thing here - Alexandr

19 Halloween II

I watched this weird piece of crap at a drive-in. When it was over everyone there booed the screen. Zombie tried too hard to make his wife a star, it didn’t work.

I love rob zombie's halloween 2 danielle harris is amazing in this movie. - ebookerboss24

20 Body Snatchers (1993)

I didn't expect much from this film but it turned into great, interesting sci-fi/horror flick.. It was too short though - Alexandr

21 Fright Night

I loved this remake with Colin Farrell - Sabbath

22 My Bloody Valentine 3D
23 Night of the Living Dead (1990)

original was ok but this remake was much better, bloodier, gorier. The characters were smarter and stronger. Great movie! - Alexandr

24 Toolbox Murders

Original was ok but this one was scarier and much more shocking - Alexandr

25 The Grudge
26 Carrie (2013)

I loved the remake, Chloe Grace Moretz owns!

27 A Nightmare On Elm Street

This remake is so underrated. It's amazing and Jackie Earle Haley plays the role well, almost as good as Robert Englund does.

28 Halloween

Great remake, great acting, lots of blood PERFECT!

29 Dracula
30 Plan 9
31 Evil Dead
32 Night of the Living Dead
33 Let Me In (2010)
34 The Haunting (1999)
35 Maniac (2012)
36 Piranha 3D (2010)
37 The Dark Knight

Ahem... *COUGHS* not a horror movie remake!

38 Psycho (1998)
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