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1. Poltergeist (1982)

PG | 114 min | Horror

7.4
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As a family moves into their new home, they notice strange events that mostly affect their young daughter.

Writers: Steven Spielberg, Michael Grais, Mark Victor | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke, Craig T. Nelson, Beatrice Straight

Votes: 88,136

2. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)

R | 98 min | Horror

6.2
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38 Metascore

After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.

Writers: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper, Scott Kosar | Director: Marcus Nispel | Stars: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski, Erica Leerhsen

Votes: 98,282

3. Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

4.8
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A young woman travels to Texas to collect an inheritance; little does she know that an encounter with a chainsaw-wielding killer is part of the reward.

Writers: Adam Marcus, Debra Sullivan, Kirsten Elms, Stephen Susco, Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper | Director: John Luessenhop | Stars: Alexandra Daddario, Tania Raymonde, Scott Eastwood, Trey Songz

Votes: 30,756

4. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

R | 83 min | Horror, Thriller

7.5
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75 Metascore

Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.

Writers: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal, Allen Danziger, Paul A. Partain

Votes: 83,753

5. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)

R | 91 min | Horror

5.9
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29 Metascore

On one last road trip before they're sent to serve in Vietnam, two brothers and their girlfriends get into an accident that calls their local sheriff to the scene. Thus begins a terrifying experience where the teens are taken to a secluded house of horrors, where a young, would-be killer is being nurtured.

Writers: Sheldon Turner, David J. Schow | Director: Jonathan Liebesman | Stars: Jordana Brewster, Matt Bomer, Diora Baird, Taylor Handley

Votes: 51,074

6. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.0
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Tales of horror based on the gruesome EC horror comics of the 1950's.

Stars: John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer, Cam Clarke

Votes: 13,185

7. The Equalizer (1985–1989)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A retired intelligence agent turned private detective helps various threatened clients to equalize the odds.

Creators: Richard Lindheim, Michael Sloan | Stars: Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Robert Lansing, Mark Margolis

Votes: 2,663

8. Taken (2002 TV Mini-Series)

877 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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Taken spans five decades and four generations, centering on three families: the Keys, Crawfords, and Clarkes. World War II veteran Russell Keys is plagued by nightmares of his abduction by ... See full summary »

Creator: Leslie Bohem | Stars: Dakota Fanning, Matt Frewer, Emily Bergl, Heather Donahue

Votes: 16,064

9. Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (1994)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

3.0
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A group of teenagers get into a car crash in the Texas woods on prom night, and then wander into an old farmhouse that is home to Leatherface and his insane family of cannibalistic psychopaths.

Writers: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper | Director: Kim Henkel | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Matthew McConaughey, Robert Jacks, Tonie Perensky

Votes: 13,931

10. Masters of Horror (2005– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Horror, Thriller

7.6
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Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film writers and directors to bring to you the anthology series, "Masters of Horror". For the first time the foremost names in the horror ... See full summary »

Creator: Mick Garris | Stars: Karen Austin, J. Winston Carroll, Miho Ninagawa, Anthony Harrison

Votes: 8,608

11. Lifeforce (1985)

R | 116 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.1
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A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace.

Writers: Colin Wilson, Dan O'Bannon, Don Jakoby | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Steve Railsback, Mathilda May, Peter Firth, Frank Finlay

Votes: 13,754

12. Salem's Lot (1979 TV Movie)

PG | 112 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.8
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Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.

Writers: Stephen King, Paul Monash | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: David Soul, James Mason, Lance Kerwin, Bonnie Bedelia

Votes: 13,147

13. Sleepwalkers (1992)

R | 91 min | Horror

5.1
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A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures move to a small town to seek out a young virgin to feed on.

Writer: Stephen King | Director: Mick Garris | Stars: Brian Krause, Mädchen Amick, Alice Krige, Jim Haynie

Votes: 13,555

14. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)

X | 101 min | Comedy, Horror

5.5
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A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.

Writers: L.M. Kit Carson, Tobe Hooper | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Caroline Williams, Jim Siedow, Bill Moseley

Votes: 16,993

15. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)

PG-13 | 30 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Horror

7.5
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Truly amazing, and sometimes odd, stories are narrated. Many famous actors and actresses made guest appearances.

Creators: Steven Spielberg, Joshua Brand, John Falsey | Stars: Charles Durning, Douglas Seale, Louis Giambalvo, Sharon Spelman

Votes: 3,192

16. Leatherface

Horror, Thriller | Pre-production

Prequel about teenage Leatherface who escapes from a mental hospital with three other inmates, kidnaps a young nurse and takes her on a road trip from hell. Along the way, they are pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge.

Writer: Seth M. Sherwood | Directors: Alexandre Bustillo, Julien Maury | Stars: Stephen Dorff, Angela Bettis, Sam Strike, James Bloor

17. Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)

X | 85 min | Horror, Thriller

5.1
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A California couple and a survivalist encounter the cannibal family.

Writers: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper, David J. Schow | Director: Jeff Burr | Stars: Kate Hodge, Ken Foree, R.A. Mihailoff, William Butler

Votes: 8,646

18. The Funhouse (1981)

R | 96 min | Horror

5.9
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Four teenage friends spend the night in a carnival funhouse and are stalked by a deformed man in a Frankenstein mask.

Writer: Lawrence Block | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Elizabeth Berridge, Shawn Carson, Jeanne Austin, Jack McDermott

Votes: 7,694

19. Autopsy (2008)

R | 84 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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A young woman tries to find her injured boyfriend in a bizzare and dangerous hospital.

Writers: Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch, E.L. Katz | Director: Adam Gierasch | Stars: Jessica Lowndes, Ross Kohn, Ross McCall, Ashley Schneider

Votes: 4,817

20. Invaders from Mars (1986)

PG | 100 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.5
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In this remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Blake, Dan O'Bannon, Don Jakoby | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Karen Black, Hunter Carson, Timothy Bottoms, Laraine Newman

Votes: 4,522

21. Freddy's Nightmares (1988–1990)

TV-14 | 60 min | Horror, Thriller

6.5
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Freddy, the dream serial-killer, hosts this anthology of stories set in Springwood.

Creator: Wes Craven | Stars: Robert Englund, Todd Allen, Sandahl Bergman, Anne E. Curry

Votes: 1,746

22. Eaten Alive (1977)

R | 91 min | Horror

5.4
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A psychotic redneck who owns a dilapidated hotel in rural East Texas kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel.

Writers: Alvin L. Fast, Mohammed Rustam, Kim Henkel | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Neville Brand, Mel Ferrer, Carolyn Jones, Marilyn Burns

Votes: 4,083

23. Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films (2014)

106 min | Documentary

7.3
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A one-of-a-kind story about two-of-a-kind men who (for better or worse) changed film forever.

Writer: Mark Hartley | Director: Mark Hartley | Stars: Sam Firstenberg, David Paulsen, Luigi Cozzi, Menahem Golan

Votes: 579

24. Djinn (2013)

82 min | Horror, Thriller

4.9
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An Emirati couple return home from a trip and discover that their new apartment has been built on a site that is home to some malevolent beings.

Writer: David Tully | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Aiysha Hart, Razane Jammal, Ahd, Paul Luebke

Votes: 497

25. Body Bags (1993 TV Movie)

R | 91 min | Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy

6.0
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Three short stories in the horror genre. The first about a serial killer. The second about a hair transplant gone wrong. The third about a baseball player.

Writers: Billy Brown, Dan Angel | Directors: John Carpenter, Tobe Hooper, Larry Sulkis | Stars: John Carpenter, Tom Arnold, Tobe Hooper, Robert Carradine

Votes: 4,432

26. Dark Skies (1996–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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In 1960s America, a young couple struggle to expose the truth about a hidden alien invasion, while a secret government organization follows its own agenda in dealing with the threat.

Creators: Brent V. Friedman, Bryce Zabel | Stars: Eric Close, Megan Ward, J.T. Walsh, Lackos

Votes: 1,284

27. The Lost (II) (2006)

119 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.0
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Hanging out at some campgrounds one nice summer day, 19-year-old Ray Pye decides to murder two young women. His friends, Jen and Tim, witness the murder and help him cover it up. Four years... See full summary »

Writers: Chris Sivertson, Jack Ketchum | Director: Chris Sivertson | Stars: Marc Senter, Shay Astar, Alex Frost, Megan Henning

Votes: 2,095

28. Nowhere Man (1995–1996)

44 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Bruce Greenwood stars as documentary photographer Thomas Veil who, in the course of one evening, seemingly has his whole existence erased, in the compelling one-hour drama Nowhere Man. It ... See full summary »

Creator: Lawrence Hertzog | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Megan Gallagher, Marvin LaRoy Sanders, Sam A. Mowry

Votes: 1,267

29. The Mangler (1995)

R | 106 min | Horror, Mystery

3.9
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A laundry folding machine is possessed by a demon from Hell.

Writers: Stephen King, Tobe Hooper, Stephen David Brooks, Harry Alan Towers | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Robert Englund, Ted Levine, Daniel Matmor, Jeremy Crutchley

Votes: 6,094

30. Madhouse (2004)

R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

5.6
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A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.

Writers: William Butler, Aaron Strongoni | Director: William Butler | Stars: Joshua Leonard, Jordan Ladd, Natasha Lyonne, Lance Henriksen

Votes: 4,907

31. Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash (2011)

14 min | Short, Action, Horror

5.8
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Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees team up to seek revenge on Ash Williams. Lucy's haunting nightmares of Freddy resurface as he persuades her to read from the Necronomicon while Jason ... See full summary »

Writer: Trent Duncan | Director: Trent Duncan | Stars: Maddie Bright, Ashley Brooke, Patrick Driggett, Adam Henrickson

Votes: 88

32. Toolbox Murders (2004)

R | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.3
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A historic Hollywood hotel houses a supernatural evil. It's been subdued for decades - but when renovations start, a series of murders take place. It's up to our heroine to solve the mystery.

Writers: Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Angela Bettis, Brent Roam, Marco Rodríguez, Rance Howard

Votes: 6,426

33. Crocodile (2000 Video)

R | 93 min | Horror, Thriller

3.6
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A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a giant killer ... See full summary »

Writers: Jace Anderson, Boaz Davidson, Adam Gierasch, Michael D. Weiss | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Mark McLachlan, Caitlin Martin, Chris Solari, D.W. Reiser

Votes: 2,872

34. Venom (1981)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

5.8
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International terrorists attempt to kidnap a wealthy couples child. Their plan comes unstuck when, a deadly Black Mamba sent by mistake instead of a harmless snake, escapes, and the ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Carrington, Alan Scholefield | Directors: Piers Haggard, Tobe Hooper | Stars: Klaus Kinski, Oliver Reed, Nicol Williamson, Sarah Miles

Votes: 1,347

35. Mortuary (I) (2005)

R | 94 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

3.9
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A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected to be on haunted ground.

Writers: Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Dan Byrd, Denise Crosby, Rocky Marquette, Stephanie Patton

Votes: 4,435

36. The Others (2000– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.9
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College student Marian Kitt is terrified to discover that she has the power to see into the "other side." Word of Marian's vision spreads to Professor Miles Ballard, a student of paranormal... See full summary »

Creators: John D. Brancato, Michael Ferris | Stars: Julianne Nicholson, Gabriel Macht, Missy Crider, Bill Cobbs

Votes: 459

37. Night Visions (2000– )

43 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.6
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Night Visions is an anthology series similar to The Twilight Zone - some tales are supernatural, others are just commentaries on twisted human nature. Each hour episode is made up of two half-hour episodes aired back-to-back.

Creators: Dan Angel, Billy Brown | Stars: Henry Rollins, Emily Holmes, Dion Luther, Ty Olsson

Votes: 476

38. The Dark (1979)

R | 92 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.1
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An alien mutilator stalks and kills human prey during the night.

Writer: Stanford Whitmore | Directors: John 'Bud' Cardos, Tobe Hooper | Stars: William Devane, Cathy Lee Crosby, Richard Jaeckel, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 698

39. Night Terrors (1993)

R | 98 min | Horror

3.2
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A young girl travels to Cairo to visit her father, and becomes unwillingly involved with a bizarre sadomasochistic cult led by the charismatic Paul Chevalier, who is a descendant of the ... See full summary »

Writers: Rom Globus, Daniel Matmor | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Robert Englund, Zoe Trilling, Alona Kimhi, Juliano Mer-Khamis

Votes: 839

40. I'm Dangerous Tonight (1990 TV Movie)

R | 100 min | Horror, Thriller

4.7
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An ancient Aztec cloth with a curse accidentally finds its way into the possession of a young woman. She decides to make a dress from the cloth. Whoever wears this cloth/dress comes under ... See full summary »

Writers: Cornell Woolrich, Bruce Lansbury, Philip John Taylor | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Mädchen Amick, Corey Parker, Daisy Hall, R. Lee Ermey

Votes: 406

41. Perversions of Science (1997– )

R | 30 min | Sci-Fi

6.6
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Anthology series of sci-fi stories in the style of "Twilight Zone".

Stars: Maureen Teefy, Yancy Butler, Keith Carradine, Patrick Cassidy

Votes: 142

42. The American Nightmare (2000)

73 min | Documentary, Horror

7.4
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An examination into the nature of 1960's-70's horror films, the involved artists, and how they reflected contemporary society.

Writer: Adam Simon | Director: Adam Simon | Stars: George A. Romero, John Carpenter, Tom Savini, David Cronenberg

Votes: 1,461

43. Spontaneous Combustion (1990)

R | 97 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.4
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A young man finds out that his parents had been used in an atomic-weapons experiment shortly before he was born, and that the results have had some unexpected effects on him.

Writers: Tobe Hooper, Howard Goldberg | Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Brad Dourif, Cynthia Bain, Jon Cypher, William Prince

Votes: 1,394

44. Prey (1998)

60 min | Sci-Fi

7.9
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Overwhelmed by the brutal murder of her mentor and friend, Dr. Ann Coulter, young bioanthropologist Dr. Sloan Parker continues Coulter's secret DNA research at Whitney University in ... See full summary »

Creator: William Schmidt | Stars: Adam Storke, Larry Drake, Frankie Faison, Debra Messing

Votes: 405

45. Janela Indiscreta (2010– )

30 min | News

6.7
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A portuguese show where Mario Augusto presents the new films of the week and interviews actors, actresses and directors.

Stars: Mário Augusto, Paulo Branco, Nicolau Breyner, Afonso Pimentel

Votes: 130

46. Moxina (2012)

Unrated | 16 min | Short, Adventure, Horror

7.6
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In the winter of 2008, two climbers encountered the Taiwanese legendary monster 'Moxina'(a.k.a. Mô-sîn-á) at the evil mountain 'Wuzhishan'.

Writer: Ryota Nakanishi | Director: Ryota Nakanishi | Stars: Mario Bava, Pengquang Chen, Shunji Chen, Carl Theodor Dreyer

Votes: 7

47. Días de cine (1991– )

60 min | News

7.0
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Antonio Gasset hosts this show in which recently released movies and DVDs are thoughtfully discussed, in a documentary-like way.

Stars: Antonio Gasset, Cayetana Guillén Cuervo, Henar Álvarez, Elena S. Sánchez

Votes: 131

48. The 100 Scariest Movie Moments (2004 TV Mini-Series)

TV-14 | 300 min | Documentary, Comedy, Horror

8.8
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Film-makers, performers, genre authorities and selected high-profile fans count down the most chilling moments in cinematic history. Not just from horror films, but from such thrillers as ... See full summary »

Stars: Keiko Agena, Krista Allen, David Arquette, Clive Barker

Votes: 842

49. Masters of Horror (2002 TV Movie)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary

7.5
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More clips from horror movies, plus interviews with other horror legends.

Writers: Curtis Bowden, Mike Mendez, Dave Parker, Gary Shenk | Directors: Mike Mendez, Dave Parker | Stars: Dario Argento, Bruce Campbell, John Carpenter, Wes Craven

Votes: 350

50. Jason Vs. Leatherface (2003)

26 min | Short, Horror

6.5
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Jason is tricked by Freddy into going to the Sawyer's house is Texas. The ultimate showdown awaits when Jason meets Leatherface.

Writers: John Carpenter, Nancy Collins, Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper, Ron Kurz, Victor Miller, David J. Schow, Matt Spease | Director: Matt Spease | Stars: Matt Spease, E.H. Jenkins, Isaak Partlow, Lynda Huyck

Votes: 27