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These are the 10 best horror movies of all time

Linda Blair stars as the possessed girl Regan in William Friedkin’s 1973 horror classic “The Exorcist,” one of movie critic Peter Howell’s Top 10 best horror films of all time.

Peter Howell

Movie Critic

Halloween and horror movies make a boo-tiful pair.

But you wouldn’t want to be caught dead watching just any old fright flick, as the day of ghosts, goblins and witches approaches.

The ideal horror film gnaws at the brain while it tingles the spine. It leaves us with the uneasy feeling that something awful and unknowable is happening in the dark, or even in broad daylight, no matter how outlandish it may seem.

For your Halloween viewing pleasure (and fear), here’s my list of the Top 10 horror films of all time. Prepare to be scared and maybe also surprised:


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