Best Horror Movies of 1993

1.

The Good Son

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Elijah Wood, Wendy Crewson, David Morse, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Ashley Crow, Mark Stefanich, Jacqueline Brookes, Quinn Culkin, Guy Strauss ..
Directed by: Joseph Ruben
Release date: 1993-09-24
2.

Needful Things

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

A mysterious new shop opens in a small town which always seems to stock the deepest desires of each shopper, with a price far heavier than expected.

Starring: Max von Sydow, Ed Harris, Bonnie Bedelia, Amanda Plummer, J.T. Walsh, Ray McKinnon, Duncan Fraser, Valri Bromfield, Shane Meier, William Morgan Sheppard ..
Directed by: Fraser Clarke Heston
Release date: 1993-08-27
3.

The Dark Half

4.4
6.0/10 IMDB

Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his alter-ego in a mock ceremony, it precipitates a string of sadistic murders matching those in his pulp novels, which are soon discovered to be the work of Stark himself. Looking like a maniacal version of his counterpart, Stark is not so willing to quit the writing game – even if it means coming after Thad's wife and their baby.

Starring: Timothy Hutton, Amy Madigan, Michael Rooker, Julie Harris, Robert Joy, Kent Broadhurst, Beth Grant, Rutanya Alda, Tom Mardirosian, Larry John Meyers ..
Directed by: George A. Romero
Release date: 1993-04-23
4.

Cannibal! The Musical

4.3
7.1/10 IMDB

Heading through Colorado Territory in search of gold and women, Alferd Packer and his group of bemused companions find themselves lost, starving and musically inspired by the obstacles they confront along the way, including a die-hard Confederate cyclops, a trio of surly trappers, a tribe of Japanese-speaking "Indians," and ultimately, each other.

Starring: Trey Parker, Dian Bachar, Ian Hardin, Jon Hegel, Masao Maki, Robert Muratore, Matt Stone, Toddy Walters, Jason McHugh, Stan Brakhage ..
Directed by: Trey Parker
Release date: 1993-10-01
5.

Body Bags

3.8
6.2/10 IMDB

Three tales, each more terrifying than the last. . . . A woman who is stalked by an axe-weilding maniac . . . a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair . . . and a vision of life—seen through the eyes of a killer.

Starring: John Carpenter, Robert Carradine, Alex Datcher, David Naughton, Stacy Keach, David Warner, Sheena Easton, Mark Hamill, Twiggy, John Agar ..
Directed by: Tobe Hooper, Larry Sulkis, John Carpenter
Release date: 1993-08-07
Best Horror Movies of 1993 : Leprechaun
6.

Leprechaun

3.7
4.8/10 IMDB

A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to survive the wrath of the Leprechaun, Tori and her friends scramble to find the only weapon known to kill this Irish monster...a four-leaf clover.

Starring: Warwick Davis, Jennifer Aniston, Ken Olandt, Mark Holton, Robert Hy Gorman, Shay Duffin, John Sanderford, Pamela Mant, William Newman, David Permenter ..
Directed by: Mark Jones
Release date: 1993-01-08
7.

Dark Waters

3.3
6.1/10 IMDB

A woman investigates the disappearance of her friend and her own murky past when she travels to a mysterious convent on a barren island.

Starring: Louise Salter, Venera Simmons, Mariya Kapnist, Lubov Snegur, Albina Skarga, Valeriy Bassel, Pavel Sokolov, Anna Rose Phipps ..
Directed by: Mariano Baino
Release date: 1993-01-01
8.

When a Stranger Calls Back

3.2
6.2/10 IMDB

Julia is babysitting two young kids while a doctor and his wife are out. During the evening, a stranger knocks on the door asking Julia if she can call the auto club so he can get a tow. The phone line is dead though. This is all part of the act as he has made his way inside and abducted the two children.

Starring: Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Jill Schoelen, Gene Lythgow, Jerry Wasserman, Kevin McNulty, Gary Jones, Terence Kelly, Babs Chula, John Destry ..
Directed by: Fred Walton
Release date: 1993-04-04
9.

Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday

3.2
4.2/10 IMDB

Jason Voorhees, the living, breathing essence of evil, is back for one fierce, final fling! Tracked down and blown to bits by a special FBI task force, everyone now assumes that he's finally dead. But everybody assumes wrong. Jason has been reborn with the bone-chilling ability to assume the identity of anyone he touches. The terrifying truth is that he could be anywhere, or anybody. In this shocking, blood-soaked finale to Jason's carnage-ridden reign of terror, the horrible secret of his unstoppable killing instinct is finally revealed.

Starring: Kane Hodder, John D. LeMay, Kari Keegan, Steven Williams, Steven Culp, Erin Gray, Rusty Schwimmer, Richard Gant, Leslie Jordan, Billy Green Bush ..
Directed by: Adam Marcus
Release date: 1993-08-13
Best Horror Movies of 1993 : Necronomicon
10.

Necronomicon

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

H.P. Lovecraft anthology is divided into four segments: "The Library" which is the wraparound segment involving Lovecraft's research into the Book of The Dead and his unwitting release of a monster and his writing of the following horror segments "The Drowned", "The Cold", and "Whispers".

Starring: Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Payne, Belinda Bauer, Richard Lynch, Bess Meyer, Don Calfa, Judith Drake, David Warner, Maria Ford, Obba Babatundé ..
Directed by: Christophe Gans, Shusuke Kaneko, Brian Yuzna
Release date: 1993-11-01

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