Horror Movies from 1976

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1.
Carrie (1976)
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Carrie White, a shy, friendless 17 year-old girl who is sheltered by her domineering, religious mother, unleashes her telekinetic powers after being humiliated by her classmates at her senior prom. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
2.
The Omen (1976)
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Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
3.
Alice Sweet Alice (1976)
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After a young girl is brutally murdered during her first communion, her strange and withdrawn older sister becomes the main suspect. (98 mins.)
Director: Alfred Sole
 
4.
Bloodsucking Freaks (1976)
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Sardu, master of the Theatre of the Macabre, and his assistant Ralphus run a show in which, under the guise of 'magic', they torture and murder people in front of their audience. But what the punters see as a trick is actually real. (84 mins.)
Director: Joel M. Reed
 
5.
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
 
6.
Eaten Alive (1976)
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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. (91 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
7.
God Told Me To (1976)
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A New York detective investigates a series of murders committed by random New Yorkers who claim that "God told them to." (91 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
 
8.
The House of the Laughing Windows (1976)
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Stefano, a young restorer, is commissioned to save a controversial mural located in the church of a small, isolated village. (110 mins.)
Director: Pupi Avati
 
9.
Ape (1976)
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A newly discovered 36-foot gorilla escapes from a freighter off the coast of Korea. At the same time an American actress is filming a movie in the country. Chaos ensues as the ape kidnaps her and rampages through Seoul. (87 mins.)
Director: Paul Leder
 
10.
Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
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A couple of English tourists arrive on an island where all the children have gone crazy and are murdering the adults. (112 mins.)
 
11.
Squirm (1976)
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A storm causes some power lines to break and touch the ground, drawing millions of man-eating worms out of the earth, and into town where they quickly start munching on the locals. (92 mins.)
Director: Jeff Lieberman
 
12.
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)
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A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Texas. Loosely based on a true story. (90 mins.)
 
13.
Blood Bath (1976)
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The cast of a horror film go out for dinner with their director one night and they all exchange horror stories. (86 mins.)
Director: Joel M. Reed
 
14.
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
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An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth. (95 mins.)
Director: Peter Sykes
 
15.
Bloodlust (1977)
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A deaf and dumb accountant suffers from a psychic trauma in his childhood. He is collecting puppets and mutilates female bodies in the mortuary. After his secret love died by an accident he starts to kill. (90 mins.)
Director: Marijan Vajda
 
16.
Death Machines (1976)
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An evil Oriental Dragon Lady injects three martial arts fighters with a serum that turns them into zombie-like assassins, and she sends them out against her enemies. (93 mins.)
Director: Paul Kyriazi
 
17.
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde (1976)
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An African-American scientist develops a formula to regenerate dying liver cells, but it has the unfortunate... (87 mins.)
Director: William Crain
 
18.
Grizzly (1976)
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A fifteen-foot-tall grizzly bear terrorizes a state park, leaving it up to a park ranger to save the day. (91 mins.)
Director: William Girdler
 
19.
Inquisition (1978)
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Period piece set during the Inquisition about a witch-finder general who falls in love with the village beauty... (90 mins.)
Director: Jacinto Molina
 
20.
J.D.'s Revenge (1976)
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A docile black law student is possessed by a 1940's mobster in mid-70's New Orleans. The mobster seeks... (96 mins.)
Director: Arthur Marks
 
21.
Jack the Ripper (1976)
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A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse. (92 mins.)
Director: Jess Franco
 
22.
Land of the Minotaur (1976)
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A satanic cult kidnaps 3 young people and Priest Donald Pleasence and Costas Skouras must save them from the hands of this evil! (88 mins.)
 
23.
Werewolf Woman (1976)
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A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with... (79 mins.)
Director: R.D. Silver
 
24.
Mansion of the Doomed (1976)
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An insane surgeon finds himself up to his armpits in eyeballs after guilt prompts him to begin removing... (89 mins.)
Director: Michael Pataki
 
25.
Rattlers (1976)
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A herpetologist investigating a series of fatal rattlesnake attacks discovers that the creatures have been infected by a mysterious nerve gas disposed of in the desert by the military. (82 mins.)
Director: John McCauley
 
26.
The House by the Lake (1976)
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A rich playboy has a large house in the countryside. One weekend he invites a fashion model. On his way to the house... (87 mins.)
Director: William Fruet
 
27.
Snuff (1975)
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A so-called "snuff" movie involving the exploits of a cult leader leading a gang of bikers in a series of supposedly real killings on film. (80 mins.)
 
28.
Track of the Moon Beast (1976)
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A young man is transformed into a hideous "moon beast" due to a meteor fragment lodged in his body. (90 mins.)
Director: Dick Ashe
 
29.
The Rat Savior (1976)
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A poor writer discovers that a species of rats has banded together to impersonate humans and supplant them unnoticed... (80 mins.)
Director: Krsto Papic