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Highest-grossing horror movies: Top 25 worldwide

From "Jaws" to "A Quiet Place," these are the top 25 highest-grossing horror movies of all time, worldwide, according to BoxOfficeMojo.com, as of Oct. 29, 2018.

25. "Dracula" (1992)

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In "Dracula" ($215,862,692), the titled character (Gary Oldman) sets off to find a woman (Winona Ryder) who reminds him of his dead wife.

24. "Scary Movie 3" (2003)

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"Scary Movie 3" ($220,673,217), starring Anna Faris, Charlie Sheen, Anthony Anderson and more, is a parody loosely based off horror films like "The Ring."

23. "Interview with the Vampire" (1994)

Brad Pitt stars in
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Brad Pitt stars in "Interview with the Vampire" ($223,664,608), as a 200-year-old vampire who tells his life story to a biographer.

22. "Ghostbusters" (2016)

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Paul Feig's "Ghostbusters" ($229,147,509), is an all-female reboot of the 1984 film, starring (clockwise from top left) Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy.

21. "Dark Shadows" ( 2012)

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In "Dark Shadows" ($245,527,149), Johnny Depp stars as Barnabas Collins, a vampire imprisoned for two centuries who returns to learn that things aren't quite the way he left them.

21. "The Blair Witch Project" (1999)

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In "The Blair Witch Project" ($248,639,099), a found-footage horror film, three film students vanish while investigating an urban legend.

19. "The Ring" (2002)

Naomi Watts plays a journalist (Rachel) who investigates
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Naomi Watts plays a journalist (Rachel) who investigates a possessed tape whose evil spirit is killing people a week after they view it in the 2002 remake of "The Ring" ($249,348,933).

18. "Get Out" (2017)

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In Jordan Peele's directorial debut "Get Out" ($255,457,364), starring Daniel Kaluuya and Allison Williams, a black man learns his white girlfriend isn't who she appears to be during a first time family visit to her family.

17. "The Village" (2004)

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In "The Village" ($256,697,520), a boy from a secluded Amish village risks venturing out into the woods where dangerous creatures live when the girl he loves becomes sick.

16. "Annabelle" (2014)

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"The Conjuring" spin-off "Annabelle" ($257,047,661), follows two newlyweds preparing for the birth of their first child while being tormented by a possessed doll.

15. "Scary Movie" (2000)

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Keenen Wayans' "Scary Movie" ($278,019,771), the first movie in the Scary Movie parody film series, follows a group of teens who are being stalked by a serial killer.

14. "What Lies Beneath" (2000)

In Robert Zemeckis'
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In Robert Zemeckis' "What Lies Beneath" ($291,420,351), a wife learns that her marriage isn't as perfect as it seems when she starts hearing mysterious voices and sees a young woman's image in her lakeside home.

13. "Shutter Island" (2010)

Leonardo DiCaprio and Mark Ruffalo star in
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Leonardo DiCaprio and Mark Ruffalo star in "Shutter Island" ($294,804,195), as partners investigating the escape of a murderer from an asylum on a remote island.

12. "Ghostbusters" (1984)

Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray and Harold Ramis star
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Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray and Harold Ramis star in the original 1984 movie "Ghostbusters" ($295,212,467).

11. "Van Helsing" (2004)

Hugh Jackman stars as the title character who
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Hugh Jackman stars as the title character who must defeat Count Dracula in Stephen Sommers "Van Helsing" ($300,257,475).

10. "Annabelle: Creation" (2017)

Janice, played by Talitha Bateman, awakens the evil
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Janice, played by Talitha Bateman, awakens the evil doll Annabelle in "Annabelle: Creation" ($306,515,884).

9. "The Conjuring 2" (2016)

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"The Conjuring 2" ($320,270,008) continues the journey of Ed and Lorraine Warren (Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga) as paranormal investigators in America.

8. "The Conjuring" (2013)

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James Wan's "The Conjuring" ($320,392,818) is the first movie of the director's Conjuring Universe franchise, which includes a sequel and two spin-offs, "Annabelle" and "Annabelle: Creation."

7. "A Quiet Place" (2018)

John Krasinski stars in his directorial debut,
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John Krasinski stars in his directorial debut, "A Quiet Place" ($338,563,752), alongside his wife Emily Blunt as they play parents in a deaf family who live in a world where monsters attack at the slightest noise.

6. "The Nun" (2018)

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In Corin Hardy's "The Nun" ($362,188,393), a priest and soon-to-be nun encounter a demonic nun when she is sent to investigate the suicide of a younger nun.

5. "The Exorcist" (1973)

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William Friedkin's "The Exorcist" ($441,306,145), stars Linda Blair -- a teenage girl who becomes possessed by a demonic force.

4. "Jaws" (1975)

The Steven Spielberg classic
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The Steven Spielberg classic "Jaws" ($470,653,000), starring a great white shark that wreaks havoc in a tourist town, is regarded as the first-ever summer blockbuster.

3. "The Meg" (2018)

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Jon Turteltaub's "The Meg" ($527,680,127), stars Jason Statham who must help save a sunken submersible from a 70-foot shark, previously thought to be extinct.

2. "The Sixth Sense" (1999)

M. Night Shyamalan's
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M. Night Shyamalan's "The Sixth Sense" ($672,806,292) stars Haley Joel Osment as a child who can communicate with the dead.

1. "It" (2017)

Bill Skarsgard stars as Pennywise the Clown in
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Bill Skarsgard stars as Pennywise the Clown in the latest adaptation of Stephen King's "It" ($700,381,748).

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