Horror Movies from 1972

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1.
Tales from the Crypt (1972)
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Five strangers get lost in a crypt and meet the mysterious Crypt Keeper, and receive visions of how they will die. (92 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
2.
The Last House on the Left (1972)
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Two teenage girls head to a rock concert for one's birthday. While trying to score marijuana in the city, they are kidnapped by a gang of psychotic convicts. (84 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
3.
Deliverance (1972)
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Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country. (110 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
4.
Asylum (1972)
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In order to secure a job at a mental institution, a young psychiatrist must interview four patients inside the asylum. (88 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
 
5.
Don't Torture a Duckling (1972)
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A reporter and a promiscuous young woman try to solve a series of child killings in a remote southern Italian town that's rife with superstition and distrust of outsiders. (102 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
6.
Blacula (1972)
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An ancient African prince, turned into a vampire by Dracula himself, finds himself in modern Los Angeles. (93 mins.)
Director: William Crain
 
7.
Ben (1972)
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A lonely boy befriends Ben, the leader of a violent pack of killer rats. (94 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
8.
Horror Express (1972)
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In 1906, in China, a British anthropologist discovers a frozen prehistoric creature and must transport it to Europe by train. (84 mins.)
Director: Gene Martin
 
9.
The Other (1972)
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Down in the farm country of the US twins are born. One of them turns out to be good, while the other becomes rather evil. (108 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
10.
Dead of Night (1974)
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A young man killed in Vietnam inexplicably returns home as a zombie. (88 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
11.
The Asphyx (1972)
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English country squire Sir Hugo Cunningham searches for immortality by literally 'bottling up' the Spirit of the Dead, or Asphyx. (99 mins.)
Director: Peter Newbrook
 
12.
The Gore Gore Girls (1972)
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A ditsy reporter enlists the help of a sleazy private eye to solve a series of gory killings of female strippers at a Chicago nightclub. (81 mins.)
 
13.
Lisa and the Devil (1973)
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Surreal goings-on at a Spanish villa in this poetic horror fairytale, which was crassly re-edited into The House of Exorcism for US release. (95 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
 
14.
The Cannibal Man (1973)
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A young man, Marco, working as a butcher, accidentally kills a taxi driver. His girlfriend Paula wants to go to the police so he has to kill her too... (94 mins.)
 
15.
The Possession of Joel Delaney (1972)
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A woman begins to suspect that her brother is possessed by a voodoo spirit. (105 mins.)
Director: Waris Hussein
 
16.
Sacrifice! (1972)
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After a photographer is captured by a native tribe and put through several trials, he must fight to protect the village and his new love interest, the chief's daughter. (93 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
 
17.
Beware! The Blob (1972)
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A technician brings a frozen specimen of the original Blob back from the North Pole. When his wife accidentally defrosts the thing, it terrorizes the populace, including the local hippies, kittens, and bowlers. (91 mins.)
Director: Larry Hagman
 
18.
Night of the Lepus (1972)
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Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!! (88 mins.)
 
19.
All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
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A woman recovering from a car accident in which she lost her unborn child finds herself pursued by a coven of devil worshipers. (94 mins.)
Director: Sergio Martino
 
20.
Asylum of Satan (1972)
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A young woman is brought to an asylum to receive special treatment from a mysterious doctor. Dr. Spector does more than just run the hospital... (80 mins.)
Director: William Girdler
 
21.
Baron Blood (1972)
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A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor... (98 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
 
22.
Blood Freak (1972)
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A biker comes upon a girl with a flat tire and offers her a ride home. He winds up at a drug party with the girl's sister... (86 mins.)
 
23.
Psycho à Go-Go (1967)
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A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer. (85 mins.)
Director: Al Adamson
 
24.
Blood Orgy of the She-Devils (1973)
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Lorraine and Mark enter the world of witchcraft where Mara foretells the future and helps them remember their past lives. When a series of mysterious murders begin to occur, they turn to Dr. Helsford for advice. (73 mins.)
Director: Ted V. Mikels
 
25.
The Blood Spattered Bride (1972)
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A young husband's sexual fantasies frighten his new wife and cause her to seek advice from Carmilla... (100 mins.)
Director: Vicente Aranda
 
26.
Count Dracula's Great Love (1973)
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Four women spend the night in an old deserted sanitarium on a mountain. They each in turn fall into... (85 mins.)
Director: Javier Aguirre
 
27.
The Creeping Flesh (1973)
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A Victorian-age scientist returns to London with his paleontological bag-of-bones discovery from Papua New Guinea... (94 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
28.
La fille de Dracula (1972)
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A young woman visits her gravely ill grandmother at the family estate. On her death bed, the old woman... (87 mins.)
Director: Jess Franco
 
29.
Daughters of Satan (1972)
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James Robertson buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife... (90 mins.)
 
30.
Vampire Circus (1972)
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A village in Nineteenth Century Europe is at first relieved when a circus breaks through the quarantine to take the local's minds off the plague... (87 mins.)
Director: Robert Young
 
31.
The Dead Are Alive (1972)
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A photographer on an archaeological expedition digging up Etruscan ruins in Italy begins to suspect that not all the Etruscans buried there are actually dead. (105 mins.)
 
32.
Raw Meat (1972)
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There's something pretty grisly going on under London in the Tube tunnels between Holborn and Russell Square... (87 mins.)
Director: Gary Sherman
 
33.
Three on a Meathook (1973)
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Four girls go on a romping weekend at a lake, and have car problems on the way home. A nice local boy takes them back to his farm... (80 mins.)
Director: William Girdler
 
34.
Deathmaster (1972)
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Quarry is a mysterious, articulate stranger who draws a cult like following of local hippies. Rather than showing them peace and love... (84 mins.)
Director: Ray Danton
 
35.
Demons of the Mind (1972)
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A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession. (89 mins.)
Director: Peter Sykes
 
36.
Dracula A.D. 1972 (1972)
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Johnny Alucard raises Count Dracula from the dead in London in 1972. The Count goes after the descendants of Van Helsing. (96 mins.)
Director: Alan Gibson
 
37.
Drácula contra Frankenstein (1972)
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Dracula kills another innocent victim and Dr. Seward decides it's time to wipe him off the face of the earth... (85 mins.)
Director: Jesús Franco
 
38.
Doctor Jekyll y el Hombre Lobo (1972)
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Paul Naschy returns as El Hombre Lobo for the sixth time as he searches for a cure to his full moon... (96 mins.)
Director: León Klimovsky
 
39.
Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
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The vengeful doctor rises again, seeking the Scrolls of Life in an attempt to resurrect his deceased wife. (89 mins.)
Director: Robert Fuest
 
40.
La maldición de Frankenstein (1973)
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Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Morpho are killed just as they bring their creation to life. The monster is taken by Cagliostro and he now controls the monster and plans to have it mate and create the perfect master race. (94 mins.)
Director: Jesús Franco
 
41.
Fear in the Night (1972)
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A young woman recovering from a nervous breakdown moves with her husband to a boys' school, and finds herself being terrorized by a mysterious one-armed man, but nobody believes her. (94 mins.)
Director: Jimmy Sangster
 
42.
The Flesh and Blood Show (1972)
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Actors rehearsing a show at a mysterious seaside theater are being killed off by an unknown maniac. (96 mins.)
Director: Pete Walker
 
43.
Frogs (1972)
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A group of hapless victims celebrate a birthday on an island estate crawling with killer amphibians, birds, insects, and reptiles. (91 mins.)
Director: George McCowan
 
44.
La furia del Hombre Lobo (1972)
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A man has had a werewolf curse cast upon him. If he doesn't get rid of it, he turns into a killer werewolf when the moon is full. (90 mins.)
Director: J.M. Zabalza
 
45.
Garden of the Dead (1972)
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Convicts on a chain gang sniff expermental formaldehyde fumes to get high. They attempt a prison break and are shot down by the guards... (59 mins.)
Director: John Hayes
 
46.
Grave of the Vampire (1972)
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Kroft, a legendary vampire, returns from sleep. Kroft attacks a couple in a graveyard, raping the woman. The child born feeds only on blood from his mother's breast. (95 mins.)
Director: John Hayes
 
47.
Horror Rises from the Tomb (1973)
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In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later... (95 mins.)
Director: Carlos Aured
 
48.
Invasion of the Blood Farmers (1972)
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Somewhere in upstate New York, a young woman is terrorized by a group of rural farmers primarily interested in a harvest of blood. (84 mins.)
Director: Ed Adlum
 
49.
The Legend of Blood Castle (1973)
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The ageing Countess discovers that the blood of a maid can temporarily restore her youth and great beauty... (102 mins.)
Director: Jorge Grau
 
50.
The Mansion of Madness (1973)
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The inmates of an insane asylum take over the institution, imprison the doctors and staff, and then put into play their own ideas of how the place should be run. (99 mins.)
 
51.
Moon of the Wolf (1972 TV Movie)
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After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf. (75 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
 
52.
Necromancy (1972)
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Orson Welles plays the head of a witches' coven in the town of Lilith, where he needs the powers of Pamela Franklin to raise his son from the dead. (83 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
53.
The Night of a Thousand Cats (1972)
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Millionaire playboy Hugo (whose lack of facial expressions give him the appearance of a Thundercat marionette)... (93 mins.)
 
54.
The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times (1972)
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When two sisters inherit their family castle, a string of murders committed by a mysterious dark haired... (100 mins.)
 
55.
The Reincarnation of Isabel (1973)
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A group of vampires keep the body of a witch in a castle cellar. They require virgin blood to resurrect her. A party of people arrive and things kick off. (98 mins.)
Director: Ralph Brown
 
56.
The Thing with Two Heads (1972)
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A rich but racist man is dying and hatches an elaborate scheme for transplanting his head onto another man's body... (91 mins.)
Director: Lee Frost
 
57.
Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
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An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him. (89 mins.)
Director: Leon Klimovsky
 
58.
Horror on Snape Island (1972)
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A group of experienced archeologists are searching for an old and mystic Phoenician treasure when they... (89 mins.)
Director: Jim O'Connolly
 
59.
Superbeast (1972)
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A doctor finds a jungle laboratory, complete with mad scientist and genetic engineering experiments. (90 mins.)
Director: George Schenck
 
60.
Dear Dead Delilah (1972)
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The matriarch of a family living in an old Southern mansion finds that a killer is loose in the house, searching for a $50,000 fortune rumored to be hidden there, and murdering anyone getting in the way. (95 mins.)
Director: John Farris
 
61.
Nothing But the Night (1973)
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Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides... (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Sasdy
 
62.
Beware My Brethren (1972)
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Led by a sinister minister, a controlling religious sect called the Brethren has taken control of widow Birdy Wemys... (98 mins.)
 
63.
Les démons (1973)
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A group of nun's become possessed by demons and are then tortured in a dungeon of horrors during the inquisition. (118 mins.)
Director: Clifford Brown
 
64.
El jorobado de la Morgue (1973)
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Paul Naschy plays a hunchback with below average intelligence who works at the morgue. He is in love... (87 mins.)
Director: Javier Aguirre
 
65.
Night of the Cobra Woman (1972)
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Horror story of a beautiful girl turns into a man-eating cobra. (85 mins.)
Director: Andrew Meyer
 
66.
Curse of the Moon Child (1972)
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A man gets caught up in a cult that demands human sacrifice. (95 mins.)
 
67.
Night of the Devils (1972)
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The patriarch of a wealthy family fears that he will show up one day in vampire form. Should this happen, he warns his family not to let him back in his house, no matter how much he begs them. (91 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Ferroni
 
68.
Zaat (1971)
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A mad scientist transforms himself into an aquatic killer. (100 mins.)
Director: Don Barton
 
69.
Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche (1972)
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Eerie things start happening after a disloyal wife kills her handicapped husband with the help of her lover.
Director: R. Tulsi Ramsay
 
70.
The Rats Are Coming! The Werewolves Are Here! (1972)
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The daughter in a family of werewolves decides to put an end to the family curse. (91 mins.)
Director: Andy Milligan
 
71.
Tragic Ceremony (1972)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Robert Hampton