The 20 Best Horror Movies of 1990

In our list of the best horror movies in 1990 we have Jacob's Ladder, Nightbreed, Night of the Living Dead, The Witches & Predator 2. The top movie is Jacob's Ladder scoring 8/10 stars in our movie review and has an average user score of 8/10 stars from 10 users. Starring in this 1990 movie is Pruitt Taylor Vince, Ving Rhames, Christopher John Fields, John Capodice, John D. Bair. The second best 1990 horror movie is Nightbreed scoring 8/10 stars in our movie review and has an average user score of 6.2/10 stars from 13 users. These are the best horror films of 1990 and we hope you enjoy the 20 movies in our list of 1990 horror movies.

List of 1990 Horror Films

  • Jacob's Ladder (1990)

    Jacob's Ladder 1990
    Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 7.5/10

    Pruitt Taylor Vince, Ving Rhames, Christopher John Fields, John Capodice, John D. Bair

  • Nightbreed (1990)

    Nightbreed 1990
    Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 6.5/10

    Doug Bradley, Mac McDonald, Ted Maynard, Bradley Lavelle, Daniel Kash

  • Night of the Living Dead (1990)

    Night of the Living Dead 1990
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 6.9/10

    Tony Todd, Bill Moseley, Tom Towles, John W. Iwanonkiw, William Butler

  • The Witches (1990)

    The Witches 1990
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

    Jim Carter, Jane Horrocks, Vincent Marzello, Anjelica Huston, Angelique Rockas

  • Predator 2 (1990)

    Predator 2 1990
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 6.2/10

    Michael Papajohn, Thomas Rosales Jr., Bill Paxton, Jsu Garcia, Robert Hammond

  • Meridian (1990)

    Meridian 1990
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 5.3/10

    Phil Fondacaro, Sherilyn Fenn, Charlie Spradling, Hilary Mason, Alex Daniels

  • Tremors (1990)

    Tremors 1990
    Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 7.2/10

    Tom Woodruff Jr., Kevin Bacon, Michael Gross, Victor Wong, Tony Genaro

  • Child's Play 2 (1990)

    Child's Play 2 1990
    Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.7/10

    Brad Dourif, Jenny Agutter, Grace Zabriskie, Beth Grant, Billy Stevenson

  • Psycho 4 (IV): The Beginning (1990)

    Psycho 4 (IV): The Beginning 1990
    Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.5/10

    CCH Pounder, John Landis, Cynthia Garris, Anthony Perkins, Donna Mitchell

  • The Guardian (1990)

    The Guardian 1990
    Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.3/10

    Xander Berkeley, Miguel Ferrer, Dwier Brown, Theresa Randle, Frank Noon

  • Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)

    Tales from the Darkside: The Movie 1990
    Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 6.2/10

    James Remar, Mark Margolis, Christian Slater, Julianne Moore, William Hickey

  • Gremlins 2 - The New Batch (1990)

    Gremlins 2 - The New Batch 1990
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.3/10

    Frank Welker, Christopher Lee, Dick Miller, Zach Galligan, Dean Norris

  • Flatliners (1990)

    Flatliners 1990
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.5/10

    Kevin Bacon, Kiefer Sutherland, Patricia Belcher, Oliver Platt, Beth Grant

  • The Exorcist III (Exorcist 3) (1990)

    The Exorcist III (Exorcist 3) 1990
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.3/10

    Brad Dourif, Samuel L. Jackson, Larry King, Jason Miller, Don Gordon

  • Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)

    Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III 1990
    Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 5.1/10

    Caroline Williams, Michael Shamus Wiles, Duane Whitaker, Joe Unger, Ken Foree

  • Graveyard Shift (1990)

    Graveyard Shift 1990
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 4.7/10

    Brad Dourif, David Andrews, Andrew Divoff, Stephen Macht, Robert Alan Beuth

  • Gate 2: The Trespassers (1990)

    Gate 2: The Trespassers 1990
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 4.6/10

    James Kidnie, Pamela Adlon, Elva Mai Hoover, Simon Reynolds, Louis Tripp

  • Def by Temptation (1990)

    Def by Temptation 1990
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 4.4/10

    Samuel L. Jackson, Bill Nunn, Michael Rivera, Kadeem Hardison, Ellis Williams

  • Repossessed (1990)

    Repossessed 1990
    Our Score: 2/10   IMDB Score: 4.7/10

    Leslie Nielsen, Ian Abercrombie, Linda Blair, John Moore, Greg Lewis

  • Troll 2 (1990)

    Troll 2 1990
    Our Score: 1/10   IMDB Score: 2.7/10

    Christina Reynolds, Connie Young, Michele Abrams, David McConnell, Andi Foster