Horror Movies from 1974

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1.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
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Two siblings visit their grandfather's grave in Texas along with three of their friends and are attacked by a family of cannibalistic psychopaths. (83 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
2.
Black Christmas (1974)
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During their Christmas break, a group of sorority girls are stalked by a stranger. (98 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
3.
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
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A disfigured composer sells his soul for the woman he loves so that she will perform his music. However, an evil record tycoon betrays him and steals his music to open his rock palace, The Paradise. (92 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
4.
It's Alive (1974)
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The Davies expect a baby, which turns out to be a monster with a nasty habit of killing when it's scared. And it's easily scared. (91 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
 
5.
The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
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A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknownst to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh by chemical pesticides being used by area farmers. (95 mins.)
Director: Jorge Grau
 
6.
Beyond the Door (1974)
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Juliet Mills plays a young pregnant woman in San Francisco who is going to have the devil's baby during her strange possession. Richard Johnson shows up to help her... but what does he really want? (109 mins.)
 
7.
Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
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A man inherits a mansion, which once was a mental home. He visits the place and begins to investigate some crimes that happened in old times, scaring the people living in the region. (81 mins.)
 
8.
Devil Times Five (1974)
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Five extremely disturbed, sociopathic children escape from their psychiatric transport and are taken... (88 mins.)
Director: Sean MacGregor
 
9.
Deranged: Confessions of a Necrophile (1974)
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Based on the Ed Gein case, a deranged rural farmer becomes a grave robber and murderer after the death of his possessive mother whom he keeps her corpse, among others, as his companions in his decaying farmhouse (82 mins.)
 
10.
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
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Baron Frankenstein works with a mental patient to reanimate the dead. (99 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
11.
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)
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While lecturing in China, Van Helsing agrees to help seven kung fu trained siblings reclaim their ancestral mountain village, now the domain of seven powerful vampires and their army of undead slaves. (83 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
 
12.
House of Whipcord (1974)
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An old man who lives in an old house conducts a correctional institute for girls. But he does not realize... (102 mins.)
Director: Pete Walker
 
13.
Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
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A master swordsman and former soldier and his hunchbacked assistant hunt vampires. (91 mins.)
Director: Brian Clemens
 
14.
Abby (1974)
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A possession film about a marriage counselor who becomes possessed by a Demon of Sexuality, when her father in law... (89 mins.)
Director: William Girdler
 
15.
Horror of the Zombies (1974)
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The living corpses of the Satan-worshiping Knights Templar hunt for human victims in a 16th century galleon. (89 mins.)
 
16.
Madhouse (1974)
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A horror movie star returns to his famous role after years in a mental institution. But the character seems to be committing murders independent of his will. (92 mins.)
Director: Jim Clark
 
17.
The Beast Must Die (1974)
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Eight people have been invited to an island estate for the weekend. One of them is a werewolf. Can you guess which one? (93 mins.)
Director: Paul Annett
 
18.
The Antichrist (1974)
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Ippolita is a paralyzed young woman with serious mental problems stemming from the death of her mother... (112 mins.)
 
19.
Drive In Massacre (1976)
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Two police detectives try to catch a serial killer who is stalking a rural California drive-in theater, randomly killing people with a sword. (74 mins.)
Director: Stu Segall
 
20.
The Bat People (1974)
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After being bitten by a bat in a cave, a doctor undergoes an accelerating transformation into a man-bat, which ruins his vacation and causes considerable distress for his wife. (91 mins.)
Director: Jerry Jameson
 
21.
The Demoniacs (1974)
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A gang of pirates rape the two sole survivors of a ship wreck. The violated girls are rescued by the strange inhabitants of a supposedly haunted island, where they are granted supernatural powers to strike revenge against the pirates. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Rollin
 
22.
Der Fluch der schwarzen Schwestern (1973)
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A lesbian vampire's soul is kept on in the bodies of her descendants. (103 mins.)
Director: Joseph W. Sarno
 
23.
Enter the Devil (1974)
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The story in this horror movie revolves around a strange religious icon and the demonic sexual influence it exerts on a young art student... (92 mins.)
Director: Mario Gariazzo
 
24.
Flavia (1974)
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After a cult besieges her convent, a young nun goes with an army of Muslims to destroy the convent and kill who wronged her. (96 mins.)
 
25.
Cover Up (1974)
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Edmund and Dorothy Yates are freed after fifteen years in an asylum. Edmund covers up for his wife who... (88 mins.)
Director: Pete Walker
 
26.
Horror High (1973)
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A nerdy high school super whiz experiments with a chemical which will transform his guinea pig "Mr. Mumps" from a gentle pet into a ravenous monster... (85 mins.)
 
27.
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
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A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns... (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Harrison
 
28.
The House on Skull Mountain (1974)
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Murders occur at the southern estate of a voodoo priestess when four relatives gather to hear her will. (89 mins.)
Director: Ron Honthaner
 
29.
Moonchild (1974)
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A young artists spends the night at a mysterious inn, where he meets a group of strange, sullen people... (90 mins.)
Director: Alan Gadney
 
30.
Nuda per Satana (1974)
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Italian Gothic horror that tells the tale of a man who stops at a remote castle hoping to get medical help for an injured woman, only to find the inhabitants mirror the darker sides of the woman and himself. (82 mins.)
Director: Paolo Solvay
 
31.
Sugar Hill (1974)
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When her boyfriend is murdered by gangsters, Sugar Hill decides not to get mad, but BAD! She entreats... (91 mins.)
Director: Paul Maslansky
 
32.
The Thirsty Dead (1974)
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Beautiful young girls are kidnapped off the streets of Manila by a death cult that needs their blood to remain immortal. (88 mins.)
Director: Terry Becker
 
33.
Vampyres (1974)
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A lesbian vampire couple waylay and abduct various passer-byes, both male and female, to hold them captive at their rural manor in the English countryside in order to kill and feed on them to satisfy their insatiable thirst for blood. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Larraz
 
34.
O Exorcismo Negro (1974)
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The director José Mojica Marins travels to spend Christmas with friends in the small farm where they live and write the story of his next film... (100 mins.)
 
35.
The Hand That Feeds the Dead (1974)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Sergio Garrone
 
36.
Killdozer (1974 TV Movie)
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A small construction crew on an island is terrorized when some strange spirit-like being takes over a large bulldozer, and goes on a killing rampage. (74 mins.)
Director: Jerry London
 
37.
Lorna the Exorcist (1974)
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A man is tormented by an ex-lover, Lorna, who is some kind of witch. She has a strange power over a number of women in the film, including the man's daughter, Linda. (81 mins.)
Director: Clifford Brown
 
38.
Seizure (1974)
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Jonathan Frid portrays a horror novelist who has a recurring nightmare about three figures out of his... (94 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone