50 Greatest Horror Movies of the 21st Century

From topical zombie apocalypses to retro-slasher flicks, the best scary movies since the turn of the millennium

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46. 'Goodnight Mommy' (2014)

Sure, many children are innately creepy, and identical youngsters are vessels for evil pretty much without exception. (It's called science, people.) But the little rascals in this sleek debut from Austrian duo Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala are in a class all their own. When Mom starts acting volatile after returning from an intensive surgery, the boys suspect she's not the woman she claims to be — look up "capgras delusion" in your DSM — so they go to work on violently interrogating her. The boys' unusual weapons speak to the directors' originality in this front-to-back novel work: Krazy Glue, a DIY crossbow, and a goosebump-raising jar of cockroaches, to name a few. Trust no twin. CB

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