20 Movies Like Urban Legend

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Scream

Scream
Scream
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: 12 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Kevin Williamson
Actors: Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Scream movie is about a masked killer who terrorizes a small town, targeting a group of teenagers. As the body count rises, the survivors must uncover the killer’s identity before they become the next victims.

I Know What You Did Last Summer

I Know What You Did Last Summer
I Know What You Did Last Summer
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Kevin Williamson, Lois Duncan
Actors: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anne Heche
Language: English
Country: United States
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“I Know What You Did Last Summer” is a horror film about a group of friends who accidentally hit and kill a man with their car, and are then stalked by a mysterious figure a year later, seeking revenge for their crime. As they try to uncover the identity of their tormentor, they must confront their guilt and fight for their lives.

Final Destination

Final Destination
Final Destination
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 36%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Glen Morgan, James Wong, Jeffrey Reddick
Actors: Devon Sawa, Ali Larter, Kerr Smith
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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The Final Destination movie series follows a group of people who cheat death after a premonition of a catastrophic accident, only to find themselves being hunted down by Death itself, as it seeks to correct the imbalance of fate. The movies explore the themes of destiny, mortality, and the inevitability of death, with each installment featuring a new group of characters facing gruesome and elaborate deaths.

The Ring

The Ring
The Ring
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: 14 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Ehren Kruger, Kôji Suzuki, Hiroshi Takahashi
Actors: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox
Language: English
Country: United States, Japan
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The Ring is a horror film about a cursed videotape that causes anyone who watches it to receive a phone call, informing them that they have only seven days left to live. The protagonist must unravel the mystery behind the tape and find a way to break the curse before it’s too late.

The Grudge

The Grudge
The Grudge
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Stephen Susco, Takashi Shimizu
Actors: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jason Behr, Clea DuVall
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States, Japan
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“The Grudge” is a horror film about a vengeful spirit that haunts a cursed house, causing anyone who enters to experience a violent and terrifying death. As the curse spreads, a detective and a single mother must uncover the truth behind the haunting in order to save themselves and their loved ones.

Halloween

Halloween
Halloween
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Awards: 9 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: John Carpenter, Debra Hill
Actors: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tony Moran
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Halloween movie is a horror film franchise that follows the story of Michael Myers, a masked serial killer, as he stalks and kills his victims in the fictional town of Haddonfield, Illinois, particularly targeting his sister Laurie Strode.

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 22/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 6 nominations
Writer: Victor Miller, Ron Kurz
Actors: Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Jeannine Taylor
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Friday the 13th movie is a slasher horror film franchise that follows the story of Jason Voorhees, a serial killer who terrorizes and murders unsuspecting campers at Camp Crystal Lake. The films depict the relentless pursuit of Jason as he seeks revenge for his own death and the drowning of his mother.

A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street
A Nightmare on Elm Street
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 6 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Wes Craven
Actors: Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund
Language: English
Country: United States
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“A Nightmare on Elm Street” is a horror film that follows a group of teenagers who are haunted in their dreams by a vengeful and sadistic serial killer named Freddy Krueger, who seeks revenge on their parents for their past sins.”

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 38/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 4 wins & 17 nominations
Writer: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper, Scott Kosar
Actors: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” is a horror film about a group of friends who encounter a family of cannibals, led by the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface, during a road trip in rural Texas. They must fight for their lives as they are hunted down one by one in a terrifying and gruesome ordeal.

Child’s Play

Child's Play
Child's Play
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 87 min
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Don Mancini, John Lafia, Tom Holland
Actors: Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Child’s Play” is a horror film about a possessed doll named Chucky who terrorizes a young boy and his mother, as he goes on a murderous rampage to transfer his soul into a human body. The movie explores the chilling consequences of a seemingly innocent toy becoming a deadly threat.

The Blair Witch Project

The Blair Witch Project
The Blair Witch Project
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 81 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: 23 wins & 26 nominations
Writer: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez, Heather Donahue
Actors: Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, Joshua Leonard
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Blair Witch Project” is a found footage horror film that follows three student filmmakers as they venture into the Black Hills Forest to investigate the legend of the Blair Witch. As they become lost and encounter eerie occurrences, their sanity and relationships are tested, leading to a terrifying and ambiguous conclusion.

The Sixth Sense

The Sixth Sense
The Sixth Sense
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. 37 wins & 56 nominations total
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Actors: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette
Language: English, Latin, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Sixth Sense is a supernatural thriller film about a young boy who can see and communicate with the dead. As he forms a bond with a child psychologist, they uncover a dark secret that connects them both.”

The Others

The Others
The Others
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 29 wins & 55 nominations total
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar
Actors: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan
Language: English
Country: Spain, France, United States
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“The Others” is a psychological horror film about a mother and her two photosensitive children who live in an isolated mansion, where they start experiencing strange occurrences that lead them to believe they are not alone. As the tension builds, dark secrets are unveiled, challenging their perception of reality.

Don’t Look Now

Don't Look Now
Don't Look Now
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 95/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award3 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Daphne Du Maurier, Allan Scott, Chris Bryant
Actors: Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland, Hilary Mason
Language: English, Italian
Country: United Kingdom, Italy
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“Don’t Look Now” is a psychological thriller film about a grieving couple who encounter a series of mysterious events while in Venice, including a clairvoyant who claims to have seen their deceased daughter. As they become increasingly entangled in a web of danger and supernatural occurrences, their perception of reality becomes blurred, leading to a shocking and tragic climax.

Candyman

Candyman
Candyman
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Awards: 5 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Clive Barker, Bernard Rose
Actors: Virginia Madsen, Xander Berkeley, Tony Todd
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Candyman movie is a horror film that follows an urban legend about a vengeful spirit who can be summoned by saying his name five times in a mirror. As people investigate the legend, they become entangled in a web of violence and supernatural terror.

Prom Night

Prom Night
Prom Night
Internet Movie Database: 3.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 9%
Metacritic: 17/100
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: J.S. Cardone
Actors: Brittany Snow, Scott Porter, Jessica Stroup
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States, Canada
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“Prom Night” is a horror film about a group of high school students who are stalked by a masked killer on their prom night. As the night progresses, they must fight to survive and uncover the identity of the killer before it’s too late.

Black Christmas

Black Christmas
Black Christmas
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Roy Moore
Actors: Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder
Language: Latin, English
Country: Canada
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“Black Christmas” is a horror film about a group of sorority sisters who are stalked and terrorized by a masked killer during their Christmas break. As they try to survive, they uncover dark secrets and fight to expose the truth behind the killer’s identity.

The Faculty

The Faculty
The Faculty
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 58%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 11 nominations
Writer: David Wechter, Bruce Kimmel, Kevin Williamson
Actors: Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris
Language: English
Country: United States, Mexico
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“The Faculty” is a science fiction horror film about a group of high school students who discover that their teachers have been taken over by alien parasites. As they work together to uncover the truth, they must fight to save themselves and their school from the alien invasion.

Urban Legends: Final Cut

Urban Legends: Final Cut
Urban Legends: Final Cut
Internet Movie Database: 4.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 10%
Metacritic: 16/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Silvio Horta, Paul Harris Boardman, Scott Derrickson
Actors: Jennifer Morrison, Matthew Davis, Hart Bochner
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“Urban Legends: Final Cut” is a 2000 slasher film about a group of film students who become targets of a masked killer while competing for a prestigious scholarship by creating a horror film based on urban legends. As the body count rises, they must uncover the truth behind the murders to survive.

Valentine

Valentine
Valentine
Internet Movie Database: 4.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 11%
Metacritic: 18/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Tom Savage, Donna Powers, Wayne Powers
Actors: Denise Richards, David Boreanaz, Marley Shelton
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: Canada, United States
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“Valentine” is a horror film about a group of friends who are stalked and killed by a mysterious masked figure on Valentine’s Day, as they try to uncover the identity of their tormentor. It explores themes of revenge, love, and betrayal as the characters are forced to confront their dark pasts.

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