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)

Directed by Bert I. Gordon

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

Amityville Dollhouse (1996)

Directed by Steve White

AKA(s): Amityville 8, Amityville Dollhouse
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Official 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 Grossman, Robin Thomas, Starr Andreeff, Allen Cutler, Rachel Duncan, Jarrett Lennon, Clayton Murray, Franc Ross, Lenore Kasdorf, Lisa Robin Kelly
Genres: Horror

Asylum (1972)

Directed by Roy Ward Baker

AKA(s): House of Crazies
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Official 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, Megs Jenkins, Robert Powell, Sylvia Marriott, Frank Forsyth, Tony Wall
Genres: Horror

Black Devil Doll from Hell (1984)

Directed by Chester Novell Turner

AKA(s): The Puppet
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Official 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, Thalia Holloway, Jeanine Johican, Larry Jones, Shirley L. Jones, Anton Kinerman, Gladys Ames, Donyattia Kinerman, Bernard Brown, Sheila Kinerman
Genres: Horror

Blood Dolls (1999)

Directed by Charles Band

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Official 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, Matt Corboy, Yvette Lera, Persia White, Beth Fisher, Richard Ecks, Mike McDuffie
Genres: Horror, Comedy

Child's Play (1988)

Directed by Tom Holland

AKA(s): Blood Brother, Blood Buddy
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Official 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, Alex Vincent, Ed Gale, Jeff Dlugolecki, John Franklin, Roslyn Alexander, Neil Giuntoli, Leila Lee Olsen, Edan Gross
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery

The Conjuring (2013)

Directed by James Wan

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

Dead of Night (1945)

Directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer

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Official 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, Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne, Peggy Bryan, Allan Jeayes, Michael Redgrave, Mervyn Johns, Elisabeth Welch, Roland Culver
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Dead Silence (2007)

Directed by James Wan

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Official 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
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Death Doll (1989)

Directed by William Mims

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

Demonic Toys (1992)

Directed by Peter Manoogian

AKA(s): Dangerous Toys
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Official 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, Christopher Robin, Kristine Rose, Robert Stoeckle
Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Mystery, Comedy

Devil Doll (1964)

Directed by Lindsay Shonteff

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Official Synopsis: An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.
Cast: Sadie Corre, Philip Ray, Yvonne Romain, Francis De Wolff, Guy Deghy, Margaret Durnell, Heidi Erich, Ray Landor, Pamela Law, Jackie Ramsden
Genres: Horror

Dollman vs. Demonic Toys (1993)

Directed by Charles Band

AKA(s): Demonic Toys 2, Dollman 2, Dollman vs. the Demonic Toys
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Official 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, Willie C. Carpenter, Phil Fondacaro, David Greathouse, Tim Thomerson, Tim Dornberg, Tracy Scoggins, 'Evil' Ted Smith, Melissa Behr, R.C. Bates
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi, Action, Fantasy

Dolls (1987)

Directed by Stuart Gordon

AKA(s): The Doll
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Official 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
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Dolly Dearest (1991)

Directed by Maria Lease

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Official 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, Sam Bottoms, Chris Demetral, Candace Hutson, Enrique Renaldo, Will Gotay
Genres: Horror, Thriller

Doll Graveyard (2005)

Directed by Charles Band

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Official 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
Genres: Horror

The Dummy (2000)

Directed by Keith Singleton

Official 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
Genres: Horror

The Pit (1981)

Directed by Lew Lehman

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Official 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, Cindy Auten, Patrick Patterson, Roger Van Haren, John Stoneham Sr., Jeannie Elias, J.R. Zimmerman, Sammy Snyders, Sandy Kovack, Sonja Smits
Genres: Horror, Mystery

Gingerdead Man Vs. Evil Bong (2013)

Directed by Charles Band

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Official 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, Robin Sydney, Peter Stickles, Sonny Carl Davis, Amy Paffrath, Victoria Levine, Orson Chaplin
Genres: Horror, Comedy

May (2002)

Directed by Lucky McKee

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Official 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, Will Estes, Nichole Hiltz, Bret Roberts
Genres: Horror, Drama, Comedy

Magic (1978)

Directed by Richard Attenborough

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Official 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, David Ogden Stiers, Burgess Meredith, I.W. Klein, Patrick McCullough, Stephen P. Hart, Michael J. Harte, Ann-Margret, E.J. André
Genres: Horror, Drama, Fantasy

Ooga Booga (2013)

Directed by Charles Band

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Official Synopsis: Ooga Booga follows an innocent African American medical student who is brutally murdered by dirty cops...
Cast: Stacy Keach, Karen Black, Gregory Blair, Siri, Amber Strauser, Wade F. Wilson, Gregory Niebel, Chance A. Rearden, Bob Ramos, Ciarra Carter
Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Comedy

Pin (1988)

Directed by Sandor Stern

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Official 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
Genres: Horror, Thriller

Pinocchio's Revenge (1996)

Directed by Kevin Tenney

AKA(s): The Pinocchio Syndrome
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Official 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, Ron Canada, José Rey, Thomas Wagner, Todd Allen, Ian Gregory
Genres: Horror, Fantasy

Poltergeist (1982)

Directed by Tobe Hooper

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

Puppetmaster (1989)

Directed by David Schmoeller

AKA(s): Puppet Master, Puppet Master I, The Puppet Master
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Official 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, Tim Dornberg, Bert Rosario, Michael Laide
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Fantasy

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

Directed by Martin Kitrosser

AKA(s): Silent Night, Deadly Night V: The Toy Maker
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Official 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
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi

Tales from the Hood (1995)

Directed by Rusty Cundieff

AKA(s): Boys Do Get Bruised, Hard-Core Convert, KKK Comeuppance, Rogue Cop Revelation, Welcome to My Mortuary
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Official 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
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Comedy, Crime

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

"The Twilight Zone" (1959)

Directed by Richard Donner, William F. Claxton, Stuart Rosenberg, 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, Montgomery Pittman, Anton Leader, Jack Smight, Boris Sagal

AKA(s): The Twilight Zone, Twilight Zone
Official Synopsis: Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.
Cast: Rod Serling
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

 

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