Top 25 Gore Movies

These flicks are beyond damp. Beyond slightly moist. These are soaking wet, the bloody, the disgusting. I did my best to avoid the CGI crap here but there are a few of those included, only the truly extreme.
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1.
Dead Alive (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A young man's mother is bitten by a Sumatran rat-monkey. She gets sick and dies, at which time she comes back to life, killing and eating dogs, nurses, friends, and neighbors. (104 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ Peter Jackson's early claim to fame was a superior gore-fest comedy that features a zombie baby in a blender and one angry wimp gettin crazy with a lawnmower. Ehhh I got a urinary infection. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
2.
Premutos - Der gefallene Engel (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Premutos is the first of the fallen Angels, even before Lucifer. His Goal is to rule the world, the living and the dead... (106 mins.)
Director: Olaf Ittenbach
“ "Premutos: Lord of the Living Dead." German zombie-comedy that does not disappoint the gorehounds out there. Last 5 minutes must be seen to be believed. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
3.
Tokyo Gore Police (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
In future Tokyo, a young woman in the privatized police force tracks down her father's killer while battling against mutant rebels known as engineers. (110 mins.)
“ Title says it all doesn't it? If not, the first ten minutes does. There is so much gore in this movie it's insane. Dismemberments, guttings, slicing, dicing, etc etc. One guy gets his penis cut off and it re-grows into a huge gun. A chick shoves a broken bottle into a guys face until it comes off, then blows his face out the other side. Yay! A+ all the way! ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
4.
Ginî piggu 2: Chiniku no hana (1985 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A woman walking home late at night is attacked by an unknown assailant who knocks her out with chloroform... (42 mins.)
Director: Hideshi Hino
“ Guinea Pig: Flower of Flesh and Blood. DISGUSTINGLY gory. Do not recommend seeing it. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
5.
Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young man with superhuman strength is incarcerated at a prison run by corrupt officials and seeks to use his martial arts to clean up the system. (91 mins.)
Director: Simon Nam
“ So gory, even when it's not called for. I mean he rips a dudes guts out after tying off one of his own tendons during a fight. Recommended. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
6.
City of the Living Dead (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A reporter and a psychic race to close the Gates of Hell after the suicide of a clergyman caused them to open, allowing the dead to rise from the grave. (93 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ A chick pukes out her guts, a guy gets the back of his cranium ripped off and another dude gets a huge drill slowly put through his skull...is there any argument here that this Fulci classick is one of the best gore flicks of all time??? ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
7.
The Evil Dead (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons. (85 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ Coulda gone with Evil Dead 2 just as easily, but I've always liked 1 more. Way more film school and original! No explanation necessary really. Bruce Campbell takes some punishment, and Sam Raimi discovered his niche with this one...a gore classic. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
8.
Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
During a rescue mission into the Amazon rainforest, a professor stumbles across lost film shot by a missing documentary crew. (95 mins.)
Director: Ruggero Deodato
“ Cannot be denied. One of the grossest gorefests ever. The green inferno! ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
9.
Ichi the Killer (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of. (129 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
“ Takashi Miike always shocks and this movie is probably his best. Someone gets sliced down the middle, from head to toe from top to bottom. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
10.
Blood Feast (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
An Egyptian caterer kills various women in suburban Miami to use their body parts to bring to life a dormant Egyptian goddess, while an inept police detective tries to track him down. (67 mins.)
“ Who would even read a list like this if this HG Lewis classick wasn't on it??? Fuad Ramses wants to cater your next event if you don't agree. AMAZING for 1963. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
11.
A Cat in the Brain (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A horror film director is stalked by a mad psychiatrist/serial killer bent on killing people to model the killings after the director's gory death scenes from his movies. (87 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Fulci's comedic reflection on a filmmakers gory history. Features a lot of good scenes from "Touch of Death." ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
12.
Day of the Dead (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A small group of military officers and scientists dwell in an underground bunker as the world above is overrun by zombies. (96 mins.)
“ Definitely the goriest of the series, "Day" features several nasty, gory treats. Great film too. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
13.
Aftermath (1994 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A short film wherein a man working in a morgue mutilates and defiles one of the corpses. He takes the heart home to his dog. (30 mins.)
Director: Nacho Cerdà
“ Absolutely gross and disturbing short from Mexico. But I wouldn't eat tacos while watching this. WET. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
14.
Xtro (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A man who was abducted by aliens returns to his family three years later, but his presence affects them negatively. (81 mins.)
“ Extremely moist and strange sci-fi flick. In one scene a woman gives birth to a full grown man. Yuck. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
15.
Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
In Serbia, Baron Frankenstein lives with the Baroness and their two children. He dreams of a super-race... (95 mins.)
“ Disgustingly graphic gore in this old school Italian-American joint effort. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
16.
Contamination (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled by alien pod clones. (95 mins.)
Director: Lewis Coates
“ Another sci-fi gore classicko with a lot of human explosions. Nasty. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
17.
Witchery (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
When a storm strands a group on a Massachusetts island where the only dwelling is an old hotel supposedly... (95 mins.)
Director: Martin Newlin
“ Italian gore-fest with David Hasslehoff and Linda Blair. Lots of nasty stuff to be found and enjoyed in here hidden amongst the awful acting and sub-standard plot. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
18.
The Beyond (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell. (87 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Ridiculous gore in the 1981 Fulci romp. Supposedly one of Tarantino's favorite films. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
19.
Demons (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A group of people are trapped in a large movie theater in West Berlin that is infected by ravenous demons who proceed to kill and posses the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers. (88 mins.)
Director: Lamberto Bava
“ Awesome Lamberto Bava zombie flick from 85. Very very damp and disgusting. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
20.
The New York Ripper (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Without a doubt the most disgusting nipple slicing scene ever. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
21.
Tenebre (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book. (101 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
“ For the arm-slicing scene alone, this Argento sickie needs to be on this list. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
22.
Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Kirsty is brought to an institution after the death of her family, where the occult-obsessive head resurrects Julia and unleashes the Cenobites once again. (97 mins.)
Director: Tony Randel
“ Far and away the wettest of the series. Skinless guys are scary. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
23.
The Dead Next Door (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An anti-Zombie team is assembled by the government to cope with an ever-growing undead infection and a religious cult of people protecting the zombies. (78 mins.)
Director: J.R. Bookwalter
“ One of the best indie zombie flicks ever. Plenty of gross out gore scenes. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
24.
Bad Taste (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The population of a small town disappears and is replaced by aliens that chase human flesh for their intergalactic fast-food chain. (91 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ The first Peter Jackson flick, shot over years and with his friends on the weekends is pretty disgusting. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse
 
25.
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Alien creatures invade a small town and four teenagers, along with a young boy, attempt to escape from them. (81 mins.)
Director: Douglas McKeown
“ Gross little 80's sci-fi gore romp. A lot less disturbing than many others on this list, but very damp, all things considered. ” - Leonard Smalls: The Lone Biker of the Apocalypse