Power Rankings: Our Favorite Horror Movies Pre-1980

The SAW Power Rankings is our weekly ranking of a certain movie-related topic. Please feel free to comment on our rankings and provide a list of your own in the comments below.

Spooky Season has arrived at ScreenAge Wasteland! Here are the team’s favorite horror movies that were released before 1980. Enjoy!

K. Alvarez

  1. Alien
  2. Jaws
  3. The Birds
  4. Diabolique
  5. Them!

Sailor Monsoon

  1. Black Christmas
  2. The Invisible Man
  3. Nosferatu
  4. Dawn of the Dead
  5. Creature of the Black Lagoon

Romona Comet

  1. Halloween
  2. The Amityville Horror
  3. Carrie
  4. The Exorcist
  5. The Birds

Bob Cram

  1. Suspiria
  2. Bride of Frankenstein
  3. Creature From the Black Lagoon
  4. Them!
  5. The Haunting

Billy Dhalgren

  1. Night of the Living Dead
  2. Carrie
  3. Halloween
  4. Phantasm
  5. Alien

Some nice variety in these lists, but also a lot of repeats (Them!, Creature From the Black Lagoon). Share your Power Rankings with us down in the comments!

Author: Marmaduke Karlston

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