Best Horror Movies of 2005

1.

The Descent

5.8
7.2/10 IMDB

After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, they find themselves in a desperate struggle to survive the creatures and each other.

Starring: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid, Saskia Mulder, MyAnna Buring, Nora-Jane Noone, Oliver Milburn, Molly Kayll, Craig Conway, Leslie Simpson ..
Directed by: Neil Marshall
Release date: 2005-07-08
2.

Saw II

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

When a new murder victim is discovered with all the signs of Jigsaw's hand, Detective Eric Matthews begins a full investigation and apprehends Jigsaw with little effort. But for Jigsaw, getting caught is just another part of his plan. Eight more of his victims are already fighting for their lives and now it's time for Matthews to join the game.

Starring: Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Donnie Wahlberg, Franky G, Glenn Plummer, Beverley Mitchell, Dina Meyer, Emmanuelle Vaugier, Erik Knudsen, Tim Burd ..
Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman
Release date: 2005-10-28
3.

The Skeleton Key

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.

Starring: Kate Hudson, Gena Rowlands, Peter Sarsgaard, John Hurt, Joy Bryant, Marion Zinser, Maxine Barnett, Fahnlohnee R. Harris, Deneen Tyler, Ann Dalrymple ..
Directed by: Iain Softley
Release date: 2005-07-29
4.

Red Eye

5.2
6.4/10 IMDB

A woman is kidnapped by a stranger on a routine flight. Threatened by the potential murder of her father, she is pulled into a plot to assist her captor in offing a politician.

Starring: Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox, Jayma Mays, Jack Scalia, Robert Pine, Terry Press, Brittany Oaks, Laura Johnson, Max Kasch ..
Directed by: Wes Craven
Release date: 2005-08-04
5.

Hide and Seek

5.1
6.0/10 IMDB

David Callaway tries to piece together his life in the wake of his wife's suicide and has been left to raise his nine-year-old daughter, Emily on his own. David is at first amused to discover that Emily has created an imaginary friend named 'Charlie', but it isn't long before 'Charlie' develops a sinister and violent side, and as David struggles with his daughter's growing emotional problems, he comes to the frightening realisation that 'Charlie' isn't just a figment of Emily's imagination.

Starring: Robert De Niro, Dakota Fanning, Famke Janssen, Elisabeth Shue, Amy Irving, Dylan Baker, Melissa Leo, Robert John Burke, Molly Grant Kallins, Brendan Sexton III ..
Directed by: John Polson
Release date: 2005-01-27
6.

The Amityville Horror

5.0
6.0/10 IMDB

This hair-raising remake of the 1979 horror hit depicts the ordeal of the Lutz clan, whose new home has a gory past and a legacy of demons. Before long, the family patriarch is plagued by nightmares and his daughter is seeing phantoms.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Melissa George, Jesse James, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jimmy Bennett, Rachel Nichols, Philip Baker Hall, Isabel Conner, Brendan Donaldson, David Gee ..
Directed by: Andrew Douglas
Release date: 2005-04-14
7.

The Devil's Rejects

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding out in a backwater motel, the wanted siblings wait to rendezvous with their errant father, Captain Spaulding, killing whoever happens to stand in their way.

Starring: Sid Haig, Bill Moseley, Sheri Moon Zombie, William Forsythe, Ken Foree, Matthew McGrory, Leslie Easterbrook, Geoffrey Lewis, Priscilla Barnes, Dave Sheridan ..
Directed by: Rob Zombie
Release date: 2005-07-22
8.

The Ring Two

4.6
5.4/10 IMDB

Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.

Starring: Naomi Watts, Simon Baker, Elizabeth Perkins, David Dorfman, Gary Cole, Sissy Spacek, Ryan Merriman, Emily VanCamp, Kelly Overton, James Lesure ..
Directed by: Hideo Nakata
Release date: 2005-03-17
9.

Feast

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

Patrons locked inside of a bar are forced to fight monsters.

Starring: Balthazar Getty, Henry Rollins, Navi Rawat, Judah Friedlander, Jason Mewes, Krista Allen, Jenny Wade, Josh Zuckerman, Clu Gulager, Eric Dane ..
Directed by: John Gulager
Release date: 2005-10-14
10.

House of Wax

4.6
5.3/10 IMDB

A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.

Starring: Elisha Cuthbert, Paris Hilton, Brian Van Holt, Jared Padalecki, Chad Michael Murray, Jon Abrahams, Robert Ri'chard, Thomas Adamson, Dragicia Debert, Murray Smith ..
Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra
Release date: 2005-04-30

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