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Here are 81 horror movies that really manage to give us the creeps.
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Yup, it's another soggy dead kid movie, but this time the kid is a boy and the action is set in civil war-era Spain. A young boy is sent to a creepy ...
The Amityville Horror is the haunted house story. If you were only ever going to watch one haunted house movie, it should be this one, because this is the ...
It's creepy throughout but by the time you finally discover what's really going on it's not only terrifying but emotionally devastating too.
... One Missed Call is a parody of the endless string of soggy dead girl movies made in Japan at the time. But somehow it's still really creepy.
... things going wrong in the house switch from annoying issues to outright horror. If you've moved house in recent memory, this one'll hit you where it ...
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Finally, a heavy metal horror movie (OK, not the first, but Black Roses is a loooong time ago). Here we've got metal dad Jesse Hellman (Ethan Embry; ...
Part melodramatic family drama, part psychological horror, A Tale Of Two Sisters is all scary all the time. When a pair of sisters return from a mental ...
... 1986 cult classic hybridizes the slasher film and the manor house murder-mystery, detailing a group of college kids' weekend getaway that turns bloody ...
Space horror in The Black Hole. Animated death in The Black Cauldron. The '70s and '80s were a unique period in Disney's filmmaking history.
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... cowering women spied through the legs of a man wielding a phallic power drill—this slasher-film anomaly ultimately proves a distinctly feminist (and ...
In July of 2013, a horror movie called The Conjuring hit theaters and made away with $42 million in its first weekend — the box office record for an ...
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The 1970s and 80s saw several adaptations of historical drama from Leon Garfield. The December Rose (1986) about a rebellious young chimney sweep, ...
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Further successes came and went but with intermittent vocal problems continuing to plague the singer, his star began to wane as he spent less and less time ...
“Reply 1988,” a Korean drama about a group of friends in Seoul in the nineteen-eighties, follows its teen-aged protagonists as they celebrate, bicker, ...
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The greatness of REC 2 and the badness of The Walking Dead conspired to make me avoid zombie-anything like the plague.
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With an already long, established history of eerie dummies plaguing films, 1978's Magic elevated the idea of a creepy as hell wooden instrument of evil with ...
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1988 took the deadly doll genre theatrically mainstream with the birth of a horror icon, Chucky. Child's Play, like Dolls, used a child's plaything for ...
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... an engaging series of seven supernatural stories, which I reviewed elsewhere on Den of Geek. The series proper would also develop a good ...
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Until King published his revised, uncut version of The Stand in 1990, It was his longest book. Tomes like The Dark Tower VII, Under the Dome, and 11/22/63 ...
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Joseph Pennell's 1918 prophetic Liberty bond poster calls up the pictorial image of a bombed New York City, totally engulfed in a firestorm. At the time ...
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“I started this in 1976, gave up, tried again in 1979, gave up, and finally broke my brains and wrote this thing in two years,” King told New York Times ...
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A pre-EastEnders Anna Wing and Adam Woodyatt featured in this light drama about time-travelling witches. Falling off the back of a lorry, a small stone ...
Aldgate Station was built on one of the largest plague pits where more than 1,000 people were buried over a two week period in 1665.
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A great cult movie is like a weird underground discovery, that feels so strange and wonderful, you suspect that you're the first person ever to appreciate ...