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Must-See Horror List

Here is a list of horror films I need to see and review, compiled from various Internet lists, Aaron Christensen’s “Horror 101”, Jay Slater’s “Eaten Alive” and Ivan Butler’s “Horror in the Cinema”… perhaps soon I will add lists from Mike Mayo’s “Horror Show” and more… but time for that later.

  1. House of the Devil (1896)
  2. Bewitched Inn (1897)
  3. The Hallucinated Alchemist (1897)
  4. Haunted Castle (1897)
  5. Devil’s Laboratory (1897)
  6. Photographing a Ghost (1898)
  7. The Cavalier’s Dream (1898)
  8. Cave of the Demons (1898)
  9. Ella Lola, a la Trilby (1898 Short Film)
  10. Cleopatra’s Tomb (1899)
  11. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1908)
  12. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1912)
  13. The System of Dr. Goudron and Professor Plume (1912)
  14. The Student of Prague (1913)
  15. Balaoo (1913)
  16. The Vampire (1913)
  17. The Golem (1914)
  18. The Portrait of Dorian Gray (1915)
  19. The Madness of Dr. Tube (1915)
  20. The Victim (1916)
  21. The Phantom Carriage (1920)
  22. Love’s Mockery (1920)
  23. Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922)
  24. Dr. Mabuse, The Gambler (1922)
  25. Greed (1923)
  26. Waxworks (1924)
  27. The Lost World (1925)
  28. Secrets of a Soul (1926)
  29. The Student of Prague (1926)
  30. The Cloak (1926)
  31. London After Midnight (1927)
  32. Alraune (1928)
  33. The Fall of the House of Usher (1928)
  34. The Wind (1928)
  35. The Spy (1928)
  36. The Last Warning (1929)
  37. Blackmail (1929)
  38. The Blue Angel (1930)
  39. The Cat Creeps (1930)
  40. Alraune (1930)
  41. Vampyr (1931)
  42. The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1931)
  43. The Mummy (1932)
  44. The Mystery of the Wax Museum (1932)
  45. The Most Dangerous Game (1932)
  46. Isle of Lost Souls (1932)
  47. The Invisible Man (1933)
  48. The Last Will of Dr. Mabuse (1933)
  49. Son of Kong (1933)
  50. The Black Cat (1934)
  51. The Mark of the Vampire (1935)
  52. The Devil Doll (1936)
  53. The Walking Dead (1936)
  54. The Cat and the Canary (1939)
  55. Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
  56. The Invisible Man Returns (1940)
  57. The Phantom of the Opera (1940)
  58. The Face Behind the Mask (1940)
  59. The Mummy’s Hand (1940)
  60. The Invisible Woman (1941)
  61. The Wolf Man (1941)
  62. The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)
  63. Son of Dracula (1942)
  64. The Crow (1943)
  65. The Leopard Man (1943)
  66. Day of Wrath (1943)
  67. The Return of the Vampire (1943)
  68. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
  69. House of Frankenstein (1944)
  70. The Curse of the Cat People (1944)
  71. The Cry of the Werewolf (1944)
  72. The Mummy’s Ghost (1944)
  73. House of Dracula (1945)
  74. Dead of Night (1945)
  75. The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
  76. Bedlam (1946)
  77. Panic (1946)
  78. Brute Force (1946)
  79. The Beast With Five Fingers (1946)
  80. The Phantom Creeps (1947)
  81. Voodoo Man (1949)
  82. Mighty Joe Young (1949)
  83. The Thing from Another World (1950)
  84. The Young and the Damned (1950)
  85. The Fall of the House of Usher (1950)
  86. The Medium (1951)
  87. The Son of Dr. Jekyll (1951)
  88. Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951)
  89. The Black Castle (1952)
  90. Alraune (1952)
  91. The Emperor’s Baker (1952)
  92. Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1952)
  93. The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
  94. War of the Worlds (1953)
  95. The Magnetic Monster (1953)
  96. Cat-Women of the Moon (1953)
  97. Zombies of the Stratosphere (1953)
  98. It Came From Outer Space (1953)
  99. The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T (1953)
  100. Sawdust and Tinsel (1953)
  101. The Wages of Fear (1953)
  102. Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954)
  103. The Phantom of the Rue Morgue (1954)
  104. Robot Monster (1954)
  105. Les Diaboliques (1955)
  106. It Came From Beneath the Sea (1955)
  107. The Day the World Ended (1955)
  108. Godzilla (1955)
  109. Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955)
  110. The Undead (1956)
  111. It Conquered the World (1956)
  112. The Quartermass Experiment (1956)
  113. The Cyclops (1956)
  114. Bad Seed (1956)
  115. Curse/Night of the Demon (1957)
  116. The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
  117. Wild Strawberries (1957)
  118. The Blood of Dracula (1957)
  119. Daughter of Dr. Jekyll (1957)
  120. The Black Scorpion (1957)
  121. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1957)
  122. Horror of Dracula (1958)
  123. The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
  124. Blood of the Vampire (1958)
  125. The Face aka The Magician (1958)
  126. Eyes Without a Face (1959)
  127. The Stranglers of Bombay (1959)
  128. Experiment in Evil (1959)
  129. Frankenstein’s Daughter (1959)
  130. The Wasp Woman (1960)
  131. Village of The Damned (1960)
  132. Peeping Tom (1960)
  133. Gorgo (1960)
  134. Blood and Roses (1960)
  135. Black Sunday (1960)
  136. Hands of Orlac (1960)
  137. The Pit (1960)
  138. The Innocents (1961)
  139. The Damned (1961)
  140. The Premature Burial (1961)
  141. Viridiana (1961)
  142. Incident at Owl Creek (1961)
  143. Taste of Fear (1961)
  144. Konga (1961)
  145. Whatever Happened to Baby Jane (1962)
  146. The Terror of Dr. Hichcock (1962)
  147. The Day of the Triffids (1962)
  148. Diary of a Madman (1962)
  149. Kiss of the Vampire (1962)
  150. The Exterminating Angel (1962)
  151. Cape Fear (1962)
  152. Awful Dr. Orloff (1962)
  153. Seppuku (1962)
  154. King Kong Vs, Godzilla (1962)
  155. The Birds (1963)
  156. The Man With the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
  157. The Haunted and the Hunted (1963)
  158. Insomnia (1963)
  159. Blood and Black Lace (1964)
  160. Onibaba (1964)
  161. War of the Zombies (1964)
  162. Witchcraft (1964)
  163. The Earth Dies Screaming (1964)
  164. Kwaidan (1964)
  165. The Long Hair of Death (1964)
  166. The Executioner (1964)
  167. Six in Paris (1964)
  168. Hush Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
  169. The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)
  170. Hysteria (1964)
  171. Cemetery of the Living Dead (1965)
  172. The Collector (1965)
  173. Fanatic (1965)
  174. Bunny Lake is Missing (1965)
  175. The Nanny (1965)
  176. Rasputin, The Mad Monk (1965)
  177. The Face of Fu Manchu (1965)
  178. Devils of Darkness (1965)
  179. The Reptile (1966)
  180. The Skull (1966)
  181. The Psychopath (1966)
  182. The Projected Man (1966)
  183. Island of Terror (1966)
  184. Seconds (1966)
  185. The Witches (1966)
  186. Bloodsuckers (1966)
  187. Blow-Up (1966)
  188. The Mummy’s Shroud (1966)
  189. The Sorcerers (1966)
  190. The Shuttered Room (1966)
  191. The Deadly Bees (1966)
  192. The Diabolical Doctor Z (1966)
  193. The Witch in Love (1966)
  194. Sting of Death (1966)
  195. Eye of the Devil (1966)
  196. The Blood Beast Terror (1967)
  197. Quartermass and the Pit (1967)
  198. Berserk! (1967)
  199. Doctor Faustus (1967)
  200. Torture Garden (1967)
  201. Oedipus the King (1967)
  202. Corruption (1967)
  203. Dance of the Vampires (1967)
  204. Targets (1967)
  205. Hour of the Wolf (1967)
  206. The Devil Rides Out (1968)
  207. The Anniversary (1968)
  208. Twisted Nerve (1968)
  209. The Stalking Moon (1968)
  210. The Night of the Following Day (1968)
  211. The Shame (1968)
  212. Kuroneko (1968)
  213. Pigsty (1969)
  214. Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)
  215. Eye of the Cat (1969)
  216. Beast of the Yellow Night (1970)
  217. A Virgin Among the Living Dead (1971)
  218. Death Takes a Holiday (1971)
  219. Vampire Circus (1971)
  220. Hannie Caulder (1971)
  221. Asylum (1972)
  222. Deep River Savages (1972)
  223. Blacula (1972)
  224. Gargoyles (1972)
  225. Night Stalker (1972)
  226. Something Evil (1972)
  227. The Five Days (1973)
  228. Beyond the Living Dead (1973)
  229. Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
  230. Night Strangler (1973)
  231. Horror at 37,000 Feet (1973)
  232. Devil’s Daughter (1973)
  233. Picture of Dorian Gray (1973)
  234. And Now the Screaming Starts (1973)
  235. Arnold (1973)
  236. The Perfume of the Lady in Black (1974)
  237. The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
  238. Killdozer! (1974)
  239. Scream of the Wolf (1974)
  240. Stranger Within (1974)
  241. Turn of the Screw (1974)
  242. Act of Vengeance (1974)
  243. Thriller (1974)
  244. Autopsy (1975)
  245. Criminally Insane (1975)
  246. Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975)
  247. Trilogy of Terror (1975)
  248. The Old Gun (1975)
  249. Forced Entry (1975)
  250. The Night Train Murders (1975)
  251. Look What’s Happened to Rosemary’s Baby (1976)
  252. Alice Sweet Alice (1976)
  253. Death Weekend (1976)
  254. Lipstick (1976)
  255. The Spell (1977)
  256. The Gestapo’s Last Orgy (1977)
  257. Last Cannibal World (1977)
  258. Werewolf Woman (1977)
  259. The Beast in Heat (1977)
  260. The Highest of the Skies (1977)
  261. Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals (1977)
  262. Cyclone (1977)
  263. The Last House on Dead End Street (1977)
  264. Hitch-Hike (1977)
  265. Fight For Your Life (1977)
  266. Tomcats (1977)
  267. Rape! 13th Hour (1977)
  268. Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
  269. The Mountain of the Cannibal God (1978)
  270. Papaya of the Caribbean (1978)
  271. Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell (1978)
  272. Death Moon (1978)
  273. Initiation of Sarah (1978)
  274. Last House on the Beach (1978)
  275. Vampire (1979)
  276. Nosferatu (1979)
  277. Beyond the Darkness (1979)
  278. I Am a Zombie, You Are a Zombie, She is a Zombie (1979)
  279. Estupro (1979)
  280. Zombie Holocaust (1980)
  281. Cannibal Apocalypse (1980)
  282. The Cannibals (1980)
  283. The Devil Hunter (1980)
  284. The Erotic Nights of the Living Dead (1980)
  285. Nightmare City (1980)
  286. Contamination (1980)
  287. Night of the Demon (1980)
  288. Alligator (1980)
  289. Mothers Day (1980)
  290. House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
  291. Inseminoid (1981)
  292. Blood Beach (1981)
  293. Evilspeak (1981)
  294. Eyes of a Stranger (1981)
  295. Great White (1981)
  296. Night School (1981)
  297. The Nesting (1981)
  298. The Hand (1981)
  299. Possession (1981)
  300. Dead and Buried (1981)
  301. Final Exam (1981)
  302. Road Games (1981)
  303. Wolfen (1981)
  304. The Nights of Terror (1981)
  305. Zombie Creeping Flesh aka Virus (1981)
  306. Nightmare (1981)
  307. Burial Ground (1981)
  308. Mad Foxes (1981)
  309. Dawn of the Mummy (1982)
  310. Erotic Orgasm (1982)
  311. Beast Within (1982)
  312. The Hunger (1983)
  313. Zeder (1983)
  314. Seeding of a Ghost (1983)
  315. The Deadly Spawn (1983)
  316. Savage Streets (1984)
  317. Amazonia: The Catherine Miles Story (1985)
  318. Massacre in Dinosaur Valley (1985)
  319. Guinea Pig: Flowers of Flesh and Blood (1985)
  320. Midnight Hour (1985)
  321. Appointment With Fear (1985)
  322. Silip (1985)
  323. Lucker the Necrophagous (1986)
  324. Mr. Boogedy (1986)
  325. King Kong Lives (1986)
  326. The Ladies Club (1986)
  327. Bride of Boogedy (1987)
  328. Bay Coven (1987)
  329. Graveyard Disturbance (1987)
  330. Rolling Vengeance (1987)
  331. Zombi 3 (1988)
  332. Killing Birds (1988)
  333. A Touch of Death (1988)
  334. Mermaid in a Manhole (1988)
  335. Men Behind the Sun (1988)
  336. Faceless (1988)
  337. Apprentice to Murder (1988)
  338. Bad Dreams (1988)
  339. Lair of the White Worm (1988)
  340. After Midnight (1989)
  341. The Banker (1989)
  342. The House of Clocks (1989)
  343. Love Ritual (1989)
  344. Evil Clutch (1990)
  345. Beyond Darkness (1990)
  346. Baby Blood (1990)
  347. Luther the Geek (1990)
  348. Daughter of Darkness (1990)
  349. Alligator 2 (1990)
  350. Art of Dying (1990)
  351. Cast a Deadly Spell (1991)
  352. Voices From Beyond (1991)
  353. Black Demons (1991)
  354. Flesh (1991)
  355. Steel and Lace (1991)
  356. Violent Shit 2 (1992)
  357. Afraid of the Dark (1992)
  358. Cronos (1993)
  359. Full Eclipse (1993)
  360. Body Bags (1993)
  361. Craving Desire (1993)
  362. Savage Vengeance (1993)
  363. Aftermath (1994)
  364. Nightwatch (1994)
  365. Witch Hunt (1994)
  366. Anne Rice: Birth of the Vampire (1994)
  367. Deadly Love (1995)
  368. Addiction (1995)
  369. Trilogy of Terror 2 (1996)
  370. Bad Moon (1996)
  371. Tale of Sweeney Todd (1997)
  372. Ashes and Flames (1997)
  373. Kichiku (1997)
  374. Satan’s School for Girls (2000)
  375. Versus (2000)
  376. Rape Me (2000)
  377. Scrapbook (2000)
  378. Plaga Zombie: Mutant Zone (2001)
  379. Cannibal (2005)
  380. Bad Reputation (2005)
  381. Initiation of Sarah (2006)
  382. August Underground’s Penance (2007)
  383. I’ll Die Alone (2008)
  384. Sweet Karma (2009)

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