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The Woman in Black (1989 TV Movie)
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When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate... (100 mins.)
Director: Herbert Wise
“ story by M. R. James. ” - cinematicus
 
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Dead of Night (1945)
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An architect senses impending doom as his half-remembered recurring dream turns into reality. The guests at the country house encourage him to stay as they take turns telling supernatural tales. (103 mins.)
 
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Omnibus (1967 TV Series)
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A university professor, confident that everything which occurs in life has a rational explanation, finds his beliefs severely challenged when...
“ Whistle and I'll come to you (1968, UK).
Based on short story by M. R. James. ” - cinematicus
 
4.
Kuroneko (1968)
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Two women are raped and killed by samurai soldiers. Soon they reappear as vengeful ghosts who seduce and brutally murder the passing samurai. (99 mins.)
Director: Kaneto Shindô
 
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The Visitors (1988)
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Frank, Sara and their two children have recently moved into the house of their dreams on the countryside... (109 mins.)
Director: Joakim Ersgård
 
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Haunted (1995)
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Professor David Ash is invited to Edbrook to calm the fears of the elderly nanny of the Mariell family... (108 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
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Ringu (1998)
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Reiko Asakawa is researching into a 'Cursed Video' interviewing teenagers about it. When her niece Tomoko... (96 mins.)
Director: Hideo Nakata
 
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Ju-on: The Curse (2000 Video)
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A teacher visits the house of one of his students after the boy goes missing, only to have a horrifying excuse for his absence from school. (70 mins.)
Director: Takashi Shimizu
 
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The Others (2001)
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A woman who lives in a darkened old house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that her family home is haunted. (101 mins.)
 
10.
Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
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A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides. (92 mins.)
Director: Takashi Shimizu
 
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House of Voices (2004)
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In 1958, in the French Alp, the young servant Anna Jurin arrives in Saint Ange Orphanage to work with... (98 mins.)
Director: Pascal Laugier
 
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Ghost of Mae Nak (2005)
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A young couple reawaken the spirit of a famous old Thai legend. (101 mins.)
Director: Mark Duffield
 
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The Orphanage (2007)
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A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage for handicapped children. Before long, her son starts to communicate with an invisible new friend. (105 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
 
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1408 (2007)
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A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror. (104 mins.)
“ somehow everyone liked this one, though it does not pack the strongest punch ” - cinematicus
 
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Island of Lost Souls (2007)
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14-year-old Lulu moves to a small provincial town with her mother and younger brother. One night, her brother is struck by a beam of white light... (100 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
 
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Spirits of the Fall (2008)
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Chris, a widower, while living in his hotel, strange things begin to happen. Voices in the night and... (90 mins.)
Director: Russ Diapper
 
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The Eclipse (2009)
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In a seaside Irish town, a widower sparks with a visiting horror novelist while he also begins to believe he is seeing ghosts. (88 mins.)
Director: Conor McPherson
 
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The Skeptic (2009)
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A lawyer who doesn't believe in ghosts is haunted after moving into a family mansion. (89 mins.)
 
19.
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
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On his deathbed, Uncle Boonmee recalls his many past lives. (114 mins.)
 
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The Innkeepers (2011)
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During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay. (101 mins.)
Director: Ti West
 
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The Awakening (2011)
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In 1921, England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost. Everything she believes unravels as the 'missing' begin to show themselves. (102 mins.)
Director: Nick Murphy
 
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Dead End (2003)
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Christmas Eve. On his way to his in-laws with his family, Frank Harrington decides to try a shortcut, for the first time in 20 years. It turns out to be the biggest mistake of his life. (85 mins.)
 
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Number 13 (2006 TV Movie)
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In order to authenticate some historical papers in a cathedral town, Oxbridge academic Anderson stays at a local hotel in room 12... (40 mins.)
Director: Pier Wilkie
 
24.
Crooked House (2008 TV Series)
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A ghost story about a cursed house. The cursed house - Geap Manor - weaves together three ghost stories set during Georgian times, the 1920s and the present day. (90 mins.)
 
25.
The Signalman (1976 Short Film)
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A lonely Signalman is visited by a stranger. (37 mins.)
 
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A Warning to the Curious (1972 TV Movie)
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An archeologist goes treasure hunting along the English coast in search of a lost, fabled crown that supposedly helps protect Great Britain against invasion. (50 mins.)
 
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Lost Hearts (1973 Short Film)
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A young orphan, Stephen, is sent to go and live with his strange, much older cousin at his remote country house. Once there, Stephen experiences terrible dreams in which he sees a young girl and boy who are missing their hearts. (35 mins.)
 
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A View from a Hill (2005 TV Movie)
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In fact Dr Fanshawe is not on holiday. As an archaeologist, he has been engaged by the squire to catalogue a private collection of local artefacts. (40 mins.)
Director: Luke Watson
 
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The Ash Tree (1975 Short Film)
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Man of leisure Sir Richard (Edward Petherbridge) receives notification that his Uncle has died, bequeathing... (32 mins.)
 
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The Stalls of Barchester (1971 TV Movie)
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While cataloging the library of Barchester Cathedral, a scholar finds a diary detailing the events surrounding the mysterious death of an Archdeacon some 50 years earlier. The first of the BBC's famed 'A Ghost Story for Christmas'. (45 mins.)
 
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The Treasure of Abbot Thomas (1974 TV Movie)
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The Reverend Justin Somerton, a scholar of Medieval history, and his protégé Lord Peter Dattering are visiting an Abbey library. Studying a stained glass window they uncover clues leading to a treasure hidden by a disgraced Abbot. (37 mins.)
 
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Stigma (1977 Short Film)
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A young couple move into a remote country house in the middle of a stone circle. They employ workmen who disturb an ancient menhir, unleashing a supernatural force. (30 mins.)
 
33.
The Ice House (1978 Short Film)
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Paul recently divorced seeks sanctuary at a country retreat run by a sinister brother and sister. (35 mins.)
Director: Derek Lister
 
34.
Shadows of a Stranger (2014)
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A haunted investigator teams up with a psychic on a mysterious job that promises a fortune: a search to bring a missing stranger home by Christmas. (130 mins.)
 
35.
Ghost Stories for Christmas (2000 Mini-Series)
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Horror legend Christopher Lee hosts and narrates a series of four half hour ghost stories all based on stories by M.R... (30 mins.)
Director: Eleanor Yule
 
36.
Kaidan Shin Mimibukuro (2003 TV Series)
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(5 mins.)