Made famous in the West with the release of Ring which first introduced us to the tropes of J-Horror, since then a whole host of Asian movies have malignantly menaced our big and small screens making us all inordinately afraid of pale girls with long black hair covering their faces in the process.

With ghost stories from China and brutal tales of revenge from South Korea the world of horror has gotten far wider as you can see from our list of the Top 10 Asian Horror Films below.

Top 10 Asian Horror Films
1. Ring (1998)
2. The Audition (1999)
3. Pulse (2001)
4. The Host (2006)
5. The Eye (2002)
6. Oldboy (2003)
7. Ju On: The Grudge (2002)
8. Tetsuo: The Iron Man (1989)
9. Hypnosis (1999)
10. Train to Busan (2016)

There you have it, that’s our top 10, but is it yours? Now why don’t you take a look at our Top 10 Horror Films of all time and if you love horror and love lists why not check out the rest of our Top 10 lists below:
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Top 10 Ghost Films
Top 10 Monster Films
Top 10 Vampire Films
Top 10 Halloween Films
Top 10 Werewolf Films
Top 10 Demon Films
Top 5 Mummy Horror Films
Top 10 Sci-Horrors / Science Fiction Horrors
Top 10 Giallo Films
Top 10 European Horror Films
Top 10 British Horror Films
Top 10 Horror Remakes
Top 10 Action Horror Films
Top 10 Horror Franchises
Top 10 Gothic Horror Films
Top 10 Supernatural Horror Films
Top 10 Psychological Horror Films
Top 10 Serial Killer Films
Top 10 Animal Horror Films
Top 10 Insect Horror Films
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