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Thursday 23 October 2014

The ten best horror films

1. Paranormal Activity
You won't find maggoty skulls or malevolent children's toys here, it's all taut thriller-esque action filmed in a mocu-real manner.
Price: £19.95, thehut.com
2. Drag Me To Hell
From the director of Spider-Man comes that rare thing: a horror movie that makes you laugh out loud while also scaring you out of your wits. Long on old women throwing around supernatural curses and people getting their comeuppance.
Price: £19.99, blockbuster.co.uk
10. Audition
One word to describe this Japanese film about a widower who auditions girls to be his new wife: unflinching. People fainted at the Irish Film Festival in 2001, so graphic was the action.
Price: £14.99, thehut.com

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