September 18, 2019

Download Over 80 of the Best Horror Scripts Right Now

From The Shining to Scream, Reddit user Bjiorn Black comprised a list of over 80 horror scripts to download for free. What a gem! 

I came across this Reddit Screenwriting thread from Bjorn Black that had 80+ of the best horror scripts in a Google drive. This seemed like something excellent for our readers to check out. 

I don't want to bog you down with a long intro, so just dive in! 

Click to Read 80+ of the Best Horror Scripts! 

MASTER LIST (Ordered by film release year)

1960 - PSYCHO by Joseph Stefano

1968 - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD by George Romero and John Russo

1968 - ROSEMARY'S BABY by Roman Polanski

1973 - DON'T LOOK NOW by Allan Scott and Chris Bryant

1973 - THE EXORCIST by William Peter Blatty

1973 - THE WICKER MAN by Anthony Shaffer

1974 - THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE

1975 - JAWS by Peter Benchley and Carl Gottlieb

1976 - CARRIE by Lawrence D. Cohen

1976 - THE OMEN by David Seltzer

1977 - THE HILLS HAVE EYES by Wes Craven

1978 - HALLOWEEN by John Carpenter and Debra Hill

1978 - PIRANHA by  John Sayles

1979 - ALIEN by Walter Hill and David Giler

1979 - THE BROOD by David Cronenberg

1980 - FRIDAY THE 13TH by Victor Miller and Ron Kurz

1980 - THE FOG by John Carpenter and Debra Hill

1980 - THE SHINING by Stanley Kubrick and Diane Johnson

1981 - AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON by John Landis

1981 - EVIL DEAD by Sam Raimi

1982 - CREEPSHOW by Stephen King

1982 - POLTERGEIST by Steven Speilberg

1982 - THE THING by Bill Lancaster

1983 - CHRISTINE by Bill Phillips

1984 - A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET by Wes Craven

1984 - CHILDREN OF THE CORN by George Goldsmith

1984 - GREMLINS by Chris Columbus

1985 - DAY OF THE DEAD by George Romero

1986 - ALIENS by James Cameron

1986 - THE FLY by Charles Edward Pogue

1987 - HELLRAISER by Clive Barker

1988 - CHILD'S PLAY by Tom Holland

1988 - MANIAC COP by Larry Cohen

1988 - THEY LIVE by Frank Armitage (John Carpenter)

1990 - JACOB'S LADDER by Bruce Joel Rubin

1990 - MISERY by William Goldman

1991 - THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS by Ted Tally

1992 - CANDYMAN by  Bernard Rose

1994 - IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS by Michael De Luca

1996 - SCREAM by Kevin Williamson

1997 - MIMIC by Matt Greenberg & Guillermo del Toro

1999 - SIXTH SENSE by M. Night Shyamalan

2000 - AMERICAN PSYCHO by Mary Harron & Guinevere Turner

2000 - FINAL DESTINATION by James Wong and Glen Morgan

2001 - FRAILTY by Brent Hanley

2001 - THIRTEEN GHOSTS by Neal Marshall Stevens

2002 - 28 DAYS LATER by Alex Garland

2002 - CABIN FEVER by Eli Roth and Randy Pearlstein

2002 - THE RING by Ehren Kruger and Scott Frank

2003 - HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES by Rob Zombie

2004 - SAW by Leigh Whannell and James Wan

2004 - DAWN OF THE DEAD by James Gunn and Michael Tolkin

2004 - SHAUN OF THE DEAD by Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright

2004 - THE GRUDGE by Stephen Susco

2005 - THE DEVIL'S REJECTS by Rob Zombie

2006 - PAN'S LABYRINTH by Guillermo Del Toro

2007 - THE MIST by Frank Darabont

2008 - CLOVERFIELD by Drew Goddard

2008 - THE RUINS by Scott B. Smith

2008 - THE STRANGERS by Bryan Bertino

2009 - A HAUNTING IN CONNECTICUT by Adam Simon & Tim Metcalfe

2009 - DRAG ME TO HELL by Ivan Raimi & Sam Raimi

2009 - ORPHAN by David Leslie Johnson

2009 - ZOMBIELAND by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick

2010 - INSIDIOUS by Leigh Whannell

2010 - LET ME IN by Matt Reeves

2010 - THE CRAZIES by Ray Wright

2010 - TUCKER AND DALE VERSUS EVIL by Eli Craig and Morgan Jurgenson

2011 - YOU'RE NEXT by Simon Barrett

2012 - THE CABIN IN THE WOODS by Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard

2013 - THE CONJURING by Chad Hayes and Carey W. Hayes

2013 - THE PURGE by James DeMonaco

2014 - ANNABELLE by Gary Dauberman

2014 - AS ABOVE, SO BELOW by John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle

2014 - IT FOLLOWS by David Robert Mitchell

2014 - THE BADABOOK by Jennifer Kent

2015 - BONE TOMAHAWK by S. Craig Zahler

2015 - THE INVITATION by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi

2015 - THE WITCH by Robert Eggers

2016 - DON'T BREATHE by  Fede Alvarez and Rodo Sayagues

2016 - LIGHTS OUT by Eric Heisserer

2016 - THE AUTOPSY OF JANE DOE by Ian Goldberg & Richard Naing

2017 - GET OUT by Jordan Peele

2017 - MOTHER! by Darren Aronofsky

2018 - A QUIET PLACE by Scott Beck and Bryan Woods

2018 - HEREDITARY by Ari Aster

2019 - MIDSOMMER by Ari Aster     

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This is amazing. I'm so grateful for this collection.

September 18, 2019 at 11:19AM

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