Jason Voohees, Michael Myers, Chucky, Leatherface, Pinhead: You don’t have to be a horror fan to know exactly who these baddies are, as they’ve become thoroughly entrenched in popular culture. A recent video from our friends at WatchMojo, however, pays tribute to those lesser-known horror villains, the ones true genre fans revere.
From cult classics to 21st Century up-and-comers, these fiends can go toe-to-toe with the best of them. Give the video a spin to see if your favorite underrated horror movie villain made the list! If you can’t stream, the 10 underappreciated mayhem-makers are listed below the video. Enjoy!
Every great horror film has a great villain or monster, and some movies are even defined by them, but these movie monsters never got the credit they deserved! WatchMojo presents the Top 10 Underrated Horror Film Monsters! But who will take the top spot on our list? Will it be Billy from Black Christmas, Sam from Trick ‘r Treat, or Victor Crowley from Hatchet? Watch to find out!
#10. John Ryder from The Hitcher (1986)
#9. Mrs. Sylvia Ganush from Drag Me to Hell (2009)
#8. The Strangers from The Strangers (2008)
#7. Leslie Vernon from Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)
#6. Harry Warden from My Bloody Valentine (1981)
#5. Man from Hush (2016)
#4. Victor Crowley from Hatchet (2006)
#3. Daniel Robitaille from Candyman (1992)
#2. Billy from Black Christmas (1974)
#1 Sam from Trick ‘r Treat (2007)