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Daniel Spencer

Not everybody likes to read subtitles while watching movies, however some of the greatest horror movies out there are not English and they're a certainly must watch for horror fans out there.

8. The Orphanage

Country: Spain

A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage for handicapped children. Before long, her son starts to communicate with an invisible new friend.

7. Battle Royale

Country: Japan

In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.

6. The Devil’s Backbone

Country: Spain

After Carlos, a 12-year-old whose father has died in the Spanish Civil War, arrives at an ominous boy's orphanage he discovers the school is haunted and has many dark secrets that he must uncover.

5. [Rec]

Country: Spain

A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.

4. I Saw The Devil

Country: South Korea

A secret agent exacts revenge on a serial killer through a series of captures and releases.

3. Nosferatu

Country: Germany

Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. Silent classic based on the story "Dracula."

2. Ringu

Country: Japan

Ruthlessly murdered by her father, the ghost of a seer's daughter kills all those who watch a weird video after 7 days; unless the viewer finds the escape clause.

1. Martyrs

Country: France

A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.

Have I missed any that you think should be a must watch foreign horror movie? Let me know!


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