Ultimate B-Movies

The most fun movies with the most "B" movie elements.
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1.
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
“ Hammer, zombies, Peter Cushing, and martial arts. A mess, but oh so much B-movie fun. ” - demented_peruvian
 
2.
King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently released Godzilla. (97 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
“ Do I need to explain. I swear that I did watch two different endings to this movie as a kid, with both sides winning once each. ” - demented_peruvian
 
3.
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
“ This provided the clips used in the original incarnation of "The Daily Show" when Craig Kilborne hosted. The ultimate martial arts movie, where they use deadly Chi Kung (what? Do they breathe people to death?) to make heads explode. ” - demented_peruvian
 
4.
Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
Dracula conspires with a mad doctor to resurrect the Frankenstein Monster. (90 mins.)
Director: Al Adamson
“ A mess. ” - demented_peruvian
 
5.
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
“ A plumber causes the end of the world... and the goriest movie ever. ” - demented_peruvian
 
6.
City of the Living Dead (1980)
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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
“ Second only to "The Beyond" in Fulci gore. ” - demented_peruvian
 
7.
Zombie (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Strangers searching for a young woman's missing father arrive at a tropical island where a doctor desperately searches for the cause and cure of a recent epidemic of the undead. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Lame movie with some notable gore scenes, but it makes the cut due to the zombie versus shark scene. ” - demented_peruvian
 
8.
Zombie Holocaust (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The members of an expedition in search for the last faithful of Kito, the cannibal god, land on a small... (84 mins.)
Director: Frank Martin
“ Doctor Butcher, M.D. [Medical Deviate]! How can you get a better alternate title than that! Worst suicide scene ever, incoherently incorporated zombie footage from a student film, and cannibals. ” - demented_peruvian
 
9.
House of Frankenstein (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
An evil scientist and his hunchbacked assistant escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's Monster. (71 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
“ Probably the inspiration for "The Monster Mash". ” - demented_peruvian
 
10.
Night of the Creeps (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Alien brain parasites, entering humans through the mouth, turn their host into a killing zombie. Some teenagers start to fight against them. (88 mins.)
Director: Fred Dekker
“ "The good news girls, is that your dates are here".
"What's the bad news?"
"They're dead!"

Outdoes "Slither" by many miles of slime. ” - demented_peruvian
 
11.
Brain Damage (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
One morning a young man wakes to find a small, disgusting creature has attached itself to the base of his brain stem. The creature gives him a euphoric state of happiness but in return demands human victims. (84 mins.)
“ Aylmer is one of the coolest cinematic inventions ever. ” - demented_peruvian
 
12.
'Gator Bait (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Desiree lives deep in the swamp and supports herself and her siblings by poaching. Ben and deputy Billy... (88 mins.)
“ Claudia Jennings is still the B-Queen. ” - demented_peruvian
 
13.
Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
Aliens resurrect dead humans as zombies and vampires to stop humanity from creating the Solaranite (a sort of sun-driven bomb). (79 mins.)
“ Aside from being the Golden Turkey winner, let's examine the combination of sub-genres: vampires, zombies, and aliens, narrated by a psychic. ” - demented_peruvian
 
14.
Goliathon (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
King Kong goes Hong Kong as a giant Himalayan beast tries to save a sexy Russia Tarzanette from a sleazy show-biz promoter... (86 mins.)
Director: Homer Gaugh
“ Laugh with, laugh at, or whatever... enjoy the top "King Kong" rip off. ” - demented_peruvian
 
15.
Hercules (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
The story of the Greek mythological figure, updated in this 80's version. (98 mins.)
Director: Lewis Coates
“ 80s effects galore, mixing the sword-and-sorcerer genre with sci-fi. ” - demented_peruvian
 
16.
Blacula (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
An ancient African prince, turned into a vampire by Dracula himself, finds himself in modern Los Angeles. (93 mins.)
Director: William Crain
“ You can cite all the horror blaxploitation titles that you want, but this is the best example. ” - demented_peruvian
 
17.
Hercules in New York (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
Hercules (Schwarzenegger) is sent to Earth where he finds true love and starts a promising career in the bodybuilder business. (75 mins.)
“ Dubbed Arnold Schwarzenneger in one of the worst made movies ever. Loads of fun. ” - demented_peruvian
 
18.
The Human Tornado (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A flabby black comedian defends his community from attacks by stereotypical whites. (96 mins.)
Director: Cliff Roquemore
“ Rudy Ray Moore at his best/worst. ” - demented_peruvian
 
19.
Switchblade Sisters (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The leader of an inner city girl gang is challenged when a new girl moves into the neighbourhood. (91 mins.)
Director: Jack Hill
“ "Switchblade Sisters"! ” - demented_peruvian
 
20.
Live and Let Die (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
007 is sent to stop a diabolically brilliant heroin magnate armed with a complex organization and a reliable psychic tarot card reader. (121 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ James Bond in a blaxploitation/redneck movie. ” - demented_peruvian
 
21.
You Only Live Twice (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Agent 007 and the Japanese secret service ninja force must find and stop the true culprit of a series of spacejackings before nuclear war is provoked. (117 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ James Bond, ninjas, and the best Blofeld (Donald Pleasance). ” - demented_peruvian
 
22.
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them. (101 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
“ This mostly dull sequel makes the list for one reason only: a chainsaw duel between Leatherface and Dennis Hopper. ” - demented_peruvian
 
23.
Phantasm II (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Mike, now released from a psychiatric hospital, continues his journey to stop the evil Tall Man from his grim work. (97 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
“ Aliens, zombies, flying drill-spheres, the Tall Man, sawed off shotguns, exploding collectible cars, naked girl turned bad guy, and a great chainsaw duel. ” - demented_peruvian
 
24.
Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his... (97 mins.)
 
25.
Crazy Safari (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Two guys, one of them a magician, are transporting an ancient chinese vampire who can only be controlled by a series of yellow tapes... (96 mins.)
Director: Billy Chan
“ "The Gods Must Be Crazy" gets crossed with the "Mister Vampire" series. ” - demented_peruvian
 
26.
Blood for Dracula (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An ailing vampire count travels to Italy with his servant to find a bride. (103 mins.)
Director: Paul Morrissey
 
27.
Arena (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A human becomes an unlikely rising star in the biggest fighting tournament in the galaxy that's dominated by alien species. (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Manoogian
“ "Kickboxer" in a "Star Wars" world. ” - demented_peruvian
 
28.
The Refrigerator (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A couple move into a bad apartment in a bad neighborhood in New York. The apartment contains a refrigerator... (86 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Jacobs
“ Of all the weird, "find it at midnight on Cinemax" low budget horror flicks, this bizarre one is one of the most outstanding examples of its sub-genre. ” - demented_peruvian
 
29.
Ice Cream Man (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Poor Gregory. After being released from the Wishing Well Sanatorium, all he wants to do is make the children happy. So Gregory reopens the old ice cream factory, and all the unappreciative brats are reprocessed into the flavor of the day. (84 mins.)
Director: Norman Apstein
“ Ron Howard's brother does the ultimate themed serial killer movies that came in vogue after "Dr. Giggles" (see "The Dentist", "The Surgeon", etc, not to count the "Fatal Attraction" rip offs like "The Paperboy"). It's not good. ” - demented_peruvian
 
30.
Tromeo and Juliet (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Tromeo, a filmmaker, falls in love with Juliet, the daughter of a former partner who tried to steal his business from him. (107 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Kaufman
“ Troma at its best. ” - demented_peruvian
 
31.
Terror Firmer (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A homicidal maniac is on the loose in the city and the low-budget film crew of a Troma movie have the power to stop them. (124 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Kaufman
“ Troma at its 2nd best. Its worth watching both the edited (quite creative if immature) and unedited versions for different types of laughs. ” - demented_peruvian