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1.
The Uninvited (1944)
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A composer and his sister discover that the reason they are able to purchase a beautiful gothic seacoast mansion very cheaply is the house's unsavory past. (99 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
 
2.
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.)
 
3.
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
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A young couple move into an apartment, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins to control her life. (136 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
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
 
5.
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...
“ This was probably Whistle and I will come to you (1968), story by M. R. James. But didn't check. ” - cinematicus
 
6.
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.)
 
7.
The Wicker Man (1973)
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A police sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl whom the townsfolk claim never existed. Stranger still are the rites that take place there. (88 mins.)
Director: Robin Hardy
 
8.
Burnt Offerings (1976)
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A family moves into an old, haunted house that regenerates itself by feeding off of the life forces of its injured occupants. (116 mins.)
Director: Dan Curtis
 
9.
Scanners (1981)
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A scientist sends a man with extraordinary psychic powers to hunt others like him. (103 mins.)
 
10.
Creepshow (1982)
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An anthology which tells five terrifying tales based on the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s. (120 mins.)
 
11.
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
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Several people are hunted by a cruel serial killer who kills his victims in their dreams. While the survivors are trying to find the reason for being chosen, the murderer won't lose any chance to kill them as soon as they fall asleep. (91 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
12.
Labyrinth (1986)
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A selfish 16-year old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. (101 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
 
13.
Prince of Darkness (1987)
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A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world. (102 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
14.
Graveyard Shift (1987)
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A vampire who works as a taxi driver meets and romances a young woman whom he turns into a fellow vamp, which prompts her jealous and estranged husband to try to kill both of them. (89 mins.)
 
15.
Beetlejuice (1988)
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A couple of recently deceased ghosts contract the services of a "bio-exorcist" in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house. (92 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
16.
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
 
17.
Tales from the Crypt (1989 TV Series)
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Tales of horror based on the gruesome E.C. comic books of the 1950s. (25 mins.)
 
18.
How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
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Dennis Dimbleby Bagley is a brilliant young advertising executive who can't come up with a slogan to sell a revolutionary new pimple cream... (90 mins.)
Director: Bruce Robinson
 
19.
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
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A young boy tells three stories of horror to distract a witch who plans to eat him. (93 mins.)
Director: John Harrison
 
20.
Graveyard Shift (1990)
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In a very old textile mill, with a serious rat infestation, the workers discover a horrifying secret deep in the basement. (89 mins.)
 
21.
Dracula (1992)
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The vampire comes to England to seduce a visitor's fiancée and inflict havoc in the foreign land. (128 mins.)
 
22.
Necronomicon: Book of Dead (1993)
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H.P. Lovecraft, the well-known horror writer, is looking in the late thirties after the book 'Necronomicon'... (96 mins.)
 
23.
Body Bags (1993 TV Movie)
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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... (91 mins.)
 
24.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)
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When the brilliant but unorthodox scientist Victor Frankenstein rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes and later swears revenge. (123 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
25.
Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)
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A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger. (123 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
26.
The Ninth Gate (1999)
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A rare book dealer, while seeking out the last two copies of a demon text, gets drawn into a conspiracy with supernatural overtones. (133 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
27.
Seance (2000 TV Movie)
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A psychic housewife and her husband become burdened with a kidnapped girl who escaped her assailant... (118 mins.)
 
28.
Dagon (2001)
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A boating accident runs a young man and woman ashore in a decrepit Spanish fishing town which they discover is in the grips of an ancient sea god and its monstrous half human offspring. (95 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
29.
Ghosts of Mars (2001)
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Years in the future, a Martian police unit is sent to pick up a highly dangerous criminal at a remote mining post. Upon arrival, the cops find that the post has become a charnel house. (98 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
30.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
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In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. (118 mins.)
 
31.
Creepshow 3 (2006 Video)
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This second sequel to Creepshow features five new tales of horror: "Alice", "The Radio", "Call Girl", "The Professor's Wife", and "Haunted Dog". (104 mins.)
 
32.
Death Note (2006)
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A battle between the world's 2 greatest minds begins when Light Yagami finds the Death Note, a notebook with the power to kill, and decides to rid the world of criminals. (126 mins.)
Director: Shûsuke Kaneko
 
33.
Fido (2006)
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In an Earthly world resembling the 1950s, a cloud of space radiation has shrouded the planet, resulting... (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Currie
 
34.
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.)
 
35.
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
 
36.
I Sell the Dead (2008)
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A grave robber reflects on his life of crime. (85 mins.)
Director: Glenn McQuaid
 
37.
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
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A loan officer who evicts an old woman from her home finds herself the recipient of a supernatural curse. Desperate, she turns to a seer to try and save her soul, while evil forces work to push her to a breaking point. (99 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
38.
Daybreakers (2009)
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In the year 2019, a plague has transformed almost every human into vampires. Faced with a dwindling blood supply, the fractured dominant race plots their survival; meanwhile, a researcher works with a covert band of vamps on a way to save humankind. (98 mins.)
 
39.
Burke and Hare (2010)
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A black comedy about two 19th century grave robbers who find a lucrative business providing cadavers for an Edinburgh medical school. (91 mins.)
Director: John Landis
 
40.
La herencia Valdemar (2010)
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Luisa Llorente, an expert on taxation of old buildings, had recently gone to the Victorian mansion Valdemar... (104 mins.)
 
41.
Fright Night (2011)
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A teenager suspects that his new neighbor is a vampire. (106 mins.)
Director: Craig Gillespie
 
42.
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. (107 mins.)
Director: Nick Murphy
 
43.
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.)
 
44.
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.)
 
45.
The Signalman (1976 Short Film)
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A lonely Signalman is visited by a stranger. (37 mins.)
 
46.
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.)
 
47.
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
 
48.
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.)
 
49.
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.)
 
50.
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.)
 
51.
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.)
 
52.
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
 
53.
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.)
 
54.
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
 
55.
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
 
56.
Kaidan Shin Mimibukuro (2003 TV Series)
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(5 mins.)
 
57.
Kiss the Abyss (2012)
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After a young woman is brutally killed by an intruder, her husband and father conspire with a mysterious desert dweller to awaken her from the dead. Soon after she awakens, she begins to realize that something is horribly wrong. (88 mins.)
Director: Ken Winkler
 
58.
The Innocents (1961)
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A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted. (100 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
 
59.
The Grey (2011)
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After their plane crashes in Alaska, six oil workers are led by a skilled huntsman to survival, but a pack of merciless wolves haunts their every step. (117 mins.)
Director: Joe Carnahan
 
60.
Antarctic Journal (2005)
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Strange things begin happening to an expedition deep in the Antarctic. (115 mins.)
Director: Yim Pil-sung
 
61.
Dark Shadows (2012)
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An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection. (113 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
62.
The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
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Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods. (95 mins.)
Director: Drew Goddard
 
63.
Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
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The filming of Nosferatu is hampered by the fact that its star Max Schreck is taking the role of a vampire far more seriously than seems humanly possible. (92 mins.)
 
64.
Kill List (2011)
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Nearly a year after a botched job, a hitman takes a new assignment with the promise of a big payoff for three killings. What starts off as an easy task soon unravels, sending the killer into the heart of darkness. (95 mins.)
Director: Ben Wheatley
 
65.
Corpse Bride (2005)
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When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her. (77 mins.)
 
66.
From Hell (2001)
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In Victorian Era London, a troubled clairvoyant police detective investigates the murders by Jack The Ripper. (122 mins.)
 
67.
The Lords of Salem (2012)
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Heidi, a radio DJ, is sent a box containing a record - a "gift from the Lords". The sounds within the grooves trigger flashbacks of her town's violent past. Is Heidi going mad, or are the Lords back to take revenge on Salem, Massachusetts? (101 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
 
68.
Dead in Tombstone (2013 Video)
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A gang overruns a small mining town murdering their own leader Guerrero (Trejo) in a cold-blooded power grab... (100 mins.)
Director: Roel Reiné