Last Updated on 17 November 2023

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a short story written by Washington Irving in 1820. It featured a character called the “Headless Horseman” who was supposed to be the ghost of a Hessian soldier, a German soldier who fought with the British Army during the American Revolutionary War. The Headless Horseman also shows up in Irish, Scottish, and German folklore.

Here is a list of movies about Sleepy Hollow and the Headless Horseman.