The 20 Best Horror Movies of 1990

In our list of the best horror movies in 1990 we have Jacob's Ladder, Nightbreed, Tremors, Night of the Living Dead & The Witches. 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, Matt Craven, Patricia Kalember. 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, Matt Craven, Patricia Kalember

Nightbreed (1990)

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

Doug Bradley, Daniel Kash, Mac McDonald, Bradley Lavelle, David Cronenberg

Tremors (1990)

Tremors 1990
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 7.1/10

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

Night of the Living Dead (1990)

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

Bill Moseley, Tony Todd, Tom Towles, John W. Iwanonkiw, Rik Billock

The Witches (1990)

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

Jim Carter, Bill Paterson, Jane Horrocks, Vincent Marzello, Anjelica Huston

Predator 2 (1990)

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

Michael Papajohn, Thomas Rosales Jr., Bill Paxton, Pat Skipper, Robert Hammond

Meridian (1990)

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

Phil Fondacaro, Sherilyn Fenn, Charlie Spradling, Vernon Dobtcheff, Angelo de Bianchi

Child's Play 2 (1990)

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

Brad Dourif, Jenny Agutter, Beth Grant, Grace Zabriskie, 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, Warren Frost

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, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi, Mark Margolis, Christian Slater

Flatliners (1990)

Flatliners 1990
Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.6/10

Kevin Bacon, Kiefer Sutherland, Patricia Belcher, Beth Grant, Hope Davis

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, Dean Norris, Robert Picardo

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, Viveca Lindfors

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, Ken Foree, Viggo Mortensen

Graveyard Shift (1990)

Graveyard Shift 1990
Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 4.8/10

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: 4.7/10

James Kidnie, Pamela Adlon, Elva Mai Hoover, Carl Kraines, Simon Reynolds

Def by Temptation (1990)

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

Samuel L. Jackson, Bill Nunn, Kadeem Hardison, Ellis Williams, Rony Clanton

The Guardian (1990)

The Guardian 1990
Our Score: 2/10   IMDB Score: 5.3/10

Xander Berkeley, Miguel Ferrer, Dwier Brown, Brad Hall, Theresa Randle

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, David McConnell, Andi Foster, George Hardy