Full List of Horror Movies with Creepy Dolls

Full List of Horror Movies with Creepy Dolls

If you do not have a drip of fear towards scary clowns, the chances are that you might be scared of creepy dolls. These simple looking children playthings hold such a creepiness that most people cannot help having a little uneasiness towards these scary dolls. Here is our list of horror movies with scary, creepy dolls. If you are interested, we also have our Top Scary Dolls in the World list.

Attack of the Puppet People (1958)

AKA(s): I Was a Teenage Doll, War of the Puppet People
Synopsis: Lonely, deranged puppet-master designs a machine that shrinks people.
Cast: Michael Mark, John Agar, Jean Moorhead, Hank Patterson, Hal Bogart, Troy Patterson, Bill Giorgio, Laurie Mitchell, George Diestel, Jamie Forster
Directors: Bert I. Gordon
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi

Amityville: Dollhouse (1996)

AKA(s): Amityville 8, Amityville Dollhouse
Synopsis: A children's doll house, which is a miniature of the infamous haunted Long Island house, is given to a young girl where the demonic evil soon comes out to cause more terror.
Cast: Robin Thomas, Robin Thomas Grossman, Starr Andreeff, Allen Cutler, Rachel Duncan, Jarrett Lennon, Clayton Murray, Franc Ross, Lenore Kasdorf, Lisa Robin Kelly
Directors: Steve White
Genres: Horror

Asylum (1972)

AKA(s): House of Crazies
Synopsis: In order to secure a job at a mental institution, a young psychiatrist must interview four patients inside the asylum.
Cast: Peter Cushing, Herbert Lom, Charlotte Rampling, Geoffrey Bayldon, Daniel Johns, Ann Firbank, James Villiers, Megs Jenkins, Robert Powell, Sylvia Marriott
Directors: Roy Ward Baker
Genres: Horror

Black Devil Doll from Hell (1984)

AKA(s): The Puppet
Synopsis: A woman buys a doll at a magic shop. Unbeknownst to her, the doll is possessed by an evil spirit, and it proceeds to take her over.
Cast: Kathleen Turner, Keefe L. Turner, Randolph L. Helton, Denise Hill, Thalia Holloway, Jeanine Johican, Larry Jones, Anton Kinerman, Shirley L. Jones, Donyattia Kinerman
Directors: Chester Novell Turner
Genres: Horror

Blood Dolls (1999)

Synopsis: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Cast: Phil Fondacaro, Nicholas Worth, Merritt Bailey, Debra Mayer, Jason Pace, J. Paradee, Yvette Lera, Persia White, Beth Fisher, Richard Ecks
Directors: Charles Band
Genres: Horror, Comedy

Child's Play (1988)

AKA(s): Blood Brother, Blood Buddy
Synopsis: A single mother gives her son a much sought after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Cast: Brad Dourif, Chris Sarandon, Ed Gale, John Franklin, Alex Vincent, Alan Wilder, Robert Minkoff, Roslyn Alexander, Neil Giuntoli, Leila Lee Olsen
Directors: Tom Holland
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery

The Conjuring (2013)

AKA(s): The Warren Files
Synopsis: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.
Cast: Patrick Wilson, Millie Wannamaker, Joseph Bishara, Steve Coulter, Felix J. Micklewhite, Jesse Michael Fullington, Vera Farmiga, Christopher Cozort, Shannon Kook, Sterling Jerins
Directors: James Wan
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Dead of Night (1945)

Synopsis: An architect senses impending doom as his half-remembered recurring dream turns into reality. The guests at the country house encourage him to stay as they take turns telling supernatural tales.
Cast: Miles Malleson, Judy Kelly, Ralph Michael, Esme Percy, Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne, Peggy Bryan, Allan Jeayes, Michael Redgrave, Mervyn Johns
Directors: Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Dead Silence (2007)

Synopsis: A young widower returns to his hometown to search for answers to his wife's murder, which may be linked to the ghost of a murdered ventriloquist.
Cast: Julian Richings, Fred Tatasciore, Keir Gilchrist, Enn Reitel, Donnie Wahlberg, Laura Regan, Steven Taylor, Dmitry Chepovetsky, Ryan Kwanten, Amber Valletta
Directors: James Wan
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Death Doll (1989)

Cast: Lilyan Chauvin, Andrea Walters, William Dance, Jennifer Davis, Philip Boatwright, Desiree Ann Pennoyer, Anthony Georgilas, Genevieve Mims, Michelle c**mings, Bobby c**mings
Directors: William Mims
Genres: Horror

Demonic Toys (1992)

AKA(s): Dangerous Toys
Synopsis: A pregnant policewoman, her quarry, and an innocent delivery boy become trapped in a haunted toy warehouse.
Cast: Larry Cedar, Richard Speight Jr., Ellen Dunning, Peter Schrum, Daniel Cerny, Linda Cook, William Thorne, Barry Lynch, Jim Mercer, Christopher Robin
Directors: Peter Manoogian
Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Mystery, Comedy

Devil Doll (1964)

Synopsis: An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.
Cast: Sadie Corre, Philip Ray, Yvonne Romain, Francis De Wolff, Lorenza Colville, Trixie Dallas, Guy Deghy, Margaret Durnell, Heidi Erich, Ray Landor
Directors: Lindsay Shonteff
Genres: Horror

Dollman vs. Demonic Toys (1993)

AKA(s): Demonic Toys 2, Dollman 2, Dollman vs. the Demonic Toys
Synopsis: Judith Grey teams with Brick Bardo (Dollman) and his girlfriend Ginger to face the evil Demonic Toys for one final battle.
Cast: Frank Welker, Phil Fondacaro, Willie C. Carpenter, Tim Thomerson, Tim Dornberg, David Greathouse, Phil Brock, Tracy Scoggins, 'Evil' Ted Smith, Melissa Behr
Directors: Charles Band
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi, Action, Fantasy

Dolls (1987)

AKA(s): The Doll
Synopsis: A group of people stop by a mansion during a storm and discover two magical toy makers and their haunted collection of dolls.
Cast: Carolyn Purdy-Gordon, Ian Patrick Williams, Carrie Lorraine, Hilary Mason, Guy Rolfe, Cassie Stuart, Stephen Lee, Bunty Bailey
Directors: Stuart Gordon
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Dolly Dearest (1991)

Synopsis: An American family moves to Mexico to fabricate dolls, but their toy factory happens to be next to a...
Cast: Ed Gale, Alma Martinez, Lupe Ontiveros, Rip Torn, Denise Crosby, Jaime Gomez, Brass Adams, Sam Bottoms, Chris Demetral, Candace Hutson
Directors: Maria Lease
Genres: Horror, Thriller

Doll Graveyard (2005)

Synopsis: It's 1911 when 12 year old Sophia plays all by herself in her big, creepy house with only four handmade dolls as friends...
Cast: Hannah Marks, Jared Kusnitz, Gabrielle Lynn, Kristyn Green, Anna Alicia Brock, Brian Lloyd, Scott Seymour, Ken Lyle
Directors: Charles Band
Genres: Horror

The Dummy (2000)

Synopsis: A ventriloquist's dummy with a mind of its own can't resist its homicidal impulses and cuts a bloody swath through a peaceful suburb.
Cast: Karen Teliha, Keith Singleton, Irina Björklund, Jocelyne Lopez, Alexis Weimer, Kiki Sevadjian, Don Yanan, Bruce Caughman, Charles Peters, Julia Coffey
Directors: Keith Singleton
Genres: Horror

The Pit (1981)

Synopsis: A solitary and strange preteen boy wreaks revenge on his harassers when he makes a disturbing discovery in the depth of a forest.
Cast: Bill Taylor, Tom Martin, Richard Alden, Gerard Jordan, Cindy Auten, Patrick Patterson, Roger Van Haren, John Stoneham Sr., Jeannie Elias, J.R. Zimmerman
Directors: Lew Lehman
Genres: Horror, Mystery

Gingerdead Man Vs. Evil Bong (2013)

Synopsis: The Gingerdead Man seeks revenge against Sarah Leigh for causing him to live his life in the body of a gingerbread man. Her only hope is to team up with Larnell who has problems of his own in the form of a magical talking bong named Eebee.
Cast: Mindy Robinson, John Karyus, Gary Busey, Victoria De Mare, Orson Chaplin, Robin Sydney, Peter Stickles, Sonny Carl Davis, Amy Paffrath, Victoria Levine
Directors: Charles Band
Genres: Horror, Comedy

May (2002)

Synopsis: A lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her is sent into a murderous tailspin.
Cast: James Duval, Kevin Gage, Anna Faris, Jesse Hlubik, Jeremy Sisto, Angela Bettis, Merle Kennedy, Roxanne Day, Ken Davitian, Will Estes
Directors: Lucky McKee
Genres: Horror, Drama, Comedy

Magic (1978)

Synopsis: A ventriloquist is at the mercy of his vicious dummy while he tries to renew a romance with his high school sweetheart.
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Ed Lauter, Burgess Meredith, Scott Garrett, Beverly Sanders, I.W. Klein, Patrick McCullough, Stephen P. Hart, Michael J. Harte, David Ogden Stiers
Directors: Richard Attenborough
Genres: Horror

Ooga Booga (2013)

Synopsis: Ooga Booga follows an innocent African American medical student who is brutally murdered by dirty cops...
Cast: Stacy Keach, Karen Black, Gregory Blair, Tom Massmann, Kyle Quesnoy, Siri, Amber Strauser, Wade F. Wilson, Gregory Niebel, Chance A. Rearden
Directors: Charles Band
Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Comedy

Pin (1988)

Synopsis: Isolated by his strange parents, Leon finds solace in an imaginary friend, which happens to be an anatomy doll from his father's doctor office. Unfortunately, the doll begins to take over Leon's life, and his sister's life as well.
Cast: David Hewlett, Bronwen Mantel, John Pyper-Ferguson, Terry O'Quinn, Cynthia Preston, Bruce Ramsay, Helene Udy, Leif Anderson, Jonathan Banks, Marty Finkelstein
Directors: Sandor Stern
Genres: Horror, Thriller

Pinocchio's Revenge (1996)

AKA(s): The Pinocchio Syndrome
Synopsis: Defense attorney Jennifer Garrick acquires a Pinocchio puppet from a condemned serial killer. Her pre-teen daughter...
Cast: Larry Cedar, Aaron Lustig, James W. Quinn, Robert Winley, Verne Troyer, Rob Hartz, José Rey, Thomas Wagner, Todd Allen, Ron Canada
Directors: Kevin Tenney
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Poltergeist (1982)

Synopsis: A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts.
Cast: Zelda Rubinstein, James Karen, Craig T. Nelson, Allan Graf, Heather O'Rourke, Lou Perryman, Dirk Blocker, Fred Rogers, Joseph Walsh, Robert Broyles
Directors: Tobe Hooper
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Puppetmaster (1989)

AKA(s): Puppet Master, Puppet Master I, The Puppet Master
Synopsis: Psychics find themselves plotted against by a former colleague, who committed suicide after discovering animated, murderous puppets.
Cast: Barbara Crampton, William Hickey, Peter Frankland, Andrew Kimbrough, Jimmie F. Skaggs, Kathryn O'Reilly, Matt Roe, Ed Cook, Linda Cook, Tim Dornberg
Directors: David Schmoeller
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Fantasy

Silent Night, Deadly Night 5: The Toy Maker (1991)

AKA(s): Silent Night, Deadly Night V: The Toy Maker
Synopsis: An elderly toy maker and his son make killer toys designed to kill their customers, children.
Cast: Clint Howard, Gerry Black, Neith Hunter, Jane Higginson, Eric Welch, Tracy Fraim, Gary Schmoeller, Brian Bremer, Van Quattro, William Thorne
Directors: Martin Kitrosser
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi

Tales from the Hood (1995)

AKA(s): Boys Do Get Bruised, Hard-Core Convert, KKK Comeuppance, Rogue Cop Revelation, Welcome to My Mortuary
Synopsis: A funeral director tells four strange tales of horror with an African American focus to three drug dealers he traps in his place of business.
Cast: Duane Whitaker, Michael Massee, Mark Christopher Lawrence, Rick Dean, Tom Wright, Brandon Hammond, Corbin Bernsen, David Alan Grier, Art Evans, Chris Edwards
Directors: Rusty Cundieff
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Comedy

The Twilight Zone (1959-1964) - Living Doll (Season 5 Episode 6)

"The Twilight Zone" (1959)

AKA(s): The Twilight Zone, Twilight Zone
Synopsis: Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.
Cast: Rod Serling
Directors: Richard Donner, William F. Claxton, Stuart Rosenberg, Boris Sagal, Jack Smight, Alvin Ganzer, Christian Nyby, Ted Post, Don Siegel, Abner Biberman, Robert Butler, Joseph M. Newman, Alan Crosland Jr., Robert Florey, Mitchell Leisen, Elliot Silverstein, Robert Parrish, John Brahm, Ron Winston, Douglas Heyes, David Orrick McDearmon, Buzz Kulik, Jus Addiss, Lamont Johnson, Perry Lafferty, Richard L. Bare, Robert Stevens, James Sheldon, John Rich, Don Medford
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

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