The Scream and Nightmare on Elm Street filmmaker died Aug. 30. These are the movies that made him a horror legend.
For those who like their scary movies brutally violent instead of bloodless, here are 25 of the best gory horror films, presented in chronological order. WARNING: Major gore ahead. Proceed with caution.
Whether they started in the 1970s or the 2000s, these horror actors have made a career out of scaring the crap out of us.