Lovecraft Films

Films based on the work of H.P. Lovecraft.
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1.
The Haunted Palace (1963)
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Charles Dexter Ward arrives at a small village to visit the house he inherited from his ancestor who died there 100 years ago. (87 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
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Die, Monster, Die! (1965)
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A young man visits his fiancée's estate to discover that her wheelchair-bound scientist father has discovered... (80 mins.)
Director: Daniel Haller
 
3.
The Shuttered Room (1967)
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A series of horrific murders is traced to a creature that inhabits a very strange house. (99 mins.)
Director: David Greene
 
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The Crimson Cult (1968)
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When his brother disappears, Robert Manning pays a visit to the remote country house he was last heard from... (89 mins.)
Director: Vernon Sewell
 
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The Dunwich Horror (1970)
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Wilbur Whateley pops over to the Arkham Miskatonic University to borrow the legendary Necronomicon and Sandra Dee. But little does anyone know, Whateley isn't quite human... (90 mins.)
Director: Daniel Haller
 
6.
Equinox (1970)
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Four friends are attacked by a demon while on a picnic, due to possession of a tome of mystic information. Told in flashbacks by the sole survivor. (80 mins.)
Director: Jack Woods
 
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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 their graves. (93 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
8.
The Evil Dead (1981)
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Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons. (85 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
9.
Evil Dead II (1987)
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The lone survivor of an onslaught of flesh-possessing spirits holes up in a cabin with a group of strangers while the demons continue their attack. (84 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
10.
Army of Darkness (1992)
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A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home. (81 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
11.
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
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A New England home is terrorized by a series of murders, unbeknownst to the guests that a gruesome secret is hiding in the basement. (86 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
12.
Re-Animator (1985)
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A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. (104 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
13.
Bride of Re-Animator (1989)
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Doctors Herbert West and Dan Cain discover the secret to creating human life and proceed to create a perfect woman from dead tissue. (96 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
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From Beyond (1986)
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A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms. (86 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
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The Curse (1987)
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Nathan Crane is a religious man trying to hold onto his farm and keep his family in line. A real estate... (92 mins.)
Director: David Keith
 
16.
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
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An insurance investigator begins discovering that the impact a horror writer's books have on his fans is more than inspirational. (95 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
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Dagon (2001)
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A boating accident runs a young man and woman ashore in a decrepit Spanish fishing town which they discover is in the grips of an ancient sea god and its monstrous half human offspring. (95 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
18.
The Call of Cthulhu (2005)
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While sorting the affairs of his late Uncle, a man accidentally stumbles across a series of dark secrets connected to an ancient horror waiting to be freed. (47 mins.)
Director: Andrew Leman
 
19.
Dark Heritage (1989)
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Reporter Clint Harrison is sent to investigate a massacre at a Louisiana campground and finds that it may be linked to the Dansen clan an old local family thought to have died out years ago. (94 mins.)
Director: David McCormick
 
20.
La mansión de los Cthulhu (1992)
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An aging magician harboring a terrible occult secret and his daughter are taken hostage in their isolated... (95 mins.)
Director: J.P. Simon
 
21.
Shatterbrain (1991)
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Charles Dexter Ward's wife enlists the help of a private detective to find out what her husband is up to in a remote cabin owned by his family for centuries. (108 mins.)
Director: Dan O'Bannon
 
22.
The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter (1992)
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A creature of demonic nature, too hideous to have a name, once again terrorizes the college kids that summoned it. (104 mins.)
 
23.
Necronomicon: Book of Dead (1993)
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H.P. Lovecraft, the well-known horror writer, is looking in the late thirties after the book 'Necronomicon'... (96 mins.)
 
24.
Lurking Fear (1994)
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The town of Leffert's Corners has been plagued by unearthly beings for decades, and now there is only a few people left... (76 mins.)
 
25.
Bleeders (1997)
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A man travels to an island with his girlfriend in search of his relatives but he finds maybe more than what he wanted to know. (89 mins.)
Director: Peter Svatek
 
26.
Chilean Gothic (2000)
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A journalist sets out to uncover the truth about the death of his colleague who was researching an American artist, Richard Upton Pickman. When he discovers the artist is in Santiago he goes to pay him a visit. (45 mins.)
 
27.
The Thing on the Doorstep (2003)
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Insane asylums, shallow graves and magick of the blackest kind. Maelstrom Productions' newest project is an updated but faithful adaptation of H.P... (77 mins.)
Director: Eric Morgret
 
28.
The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath (2003)
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"Three times Randolph Carter dreamed of the marvelous city, and three times was he snatched away while... (100 mins.)
 
29.
Il mistero di Lovecraft - Road to L. (2005)
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1997: A student of folklore named Andrea Roberti hypothesizes the possible link between the horror literature of H.P... (92 mins.)
 
30.
The Slaughter (2006)
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When six college students take a job cleaning up an abandoned house their plans to work hard by day and play hard by night are interrupted when they awake an ancient evil demon. (96 mins.)
Director: Jay Lee
 
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Beyond the Wall of Sleep (2006)
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Joe Slaader is a mysterious mountain man being held in the Ulster County Asylum after the brutal murder of his family... (84 mins.)
 
32.
The Subject (2006)
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2 police officers (Officer Lewis and Willis) investigate the murder of 3 scientists. They become suspicious... (67 mins.)
Director: Chris Scott
 
33.
Kammaren (2007)
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Tore Forsman is an old man, most people would call strange or even mad. He lives in an old house on the country side...
 
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Cthulhu (2000)
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Dan Upton is concerned about the influence of a young woman upon his friend Edward Derby. While a series of dismemberment killings in Arkham seems to be linked to a Cthulhu cult in nearby Innsmouth and Dunwich. (75 mins.)
 
35.
Cthulhu (2007)
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A Seattle history professor, drawn back to his estranged family on the Oregon coast to execute his late mother's estate... (100 mins.)
Director: Daniel Gildark
 
36.
The Last Gateway (2007)
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Marianne and Michael, recently married, come to discover that their peaceful lives about to turned upside... (105 mins.)
Director: Demián Rugna
 
37.
Dark Paradox (2007)
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The film follows a writer's unwitting discovery of the history and secret efforts of a cult in Victoria... (89 mins.)
Director: Brian Clement
 
38.
Beyond the Dunwich Horror (2008)
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Kenny Crawford arrives in Dunwich after hearing that his brother Andrew has been admitted to a psychiatric ward... (104 mins.)
Director: Richard Griffin
 
39.
Closet Space (2008)
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There are thin places between this world and the next where dark, ancient, unfathomable beings chew and dig... (99 mins.)
Director: Mel House
 
40.
In Search of Lovecraft (2008)
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While shooting a Halloween news story on horror writer H.P. Lovecraft, reporter Rebecca Marsh discovers that the "fiction" Lovecraft wrote is actually true and the creatures and cults described in his writings really exist. (98 mins.)
Director: David J. Hohl
 
41.
Colour from the Dark (2008)
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Pietro and Lucia live on an isolated farm with Alice, Lucia's younger sister. Poor farmers, they live tilling the soil... (92 mins.)
Director: Ivan Zuccon
 
42.
The Last Lovecraft: Relic of Cthulhu (2009)
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Jeff is an ordinary guy that is stuck at a dead end job with a boring life, but when a strange old man... (78 mins.)
Director: Henry Saine
 
43.
House of Black Wings (2010)
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After a tragic act of violence cuts short her music career, Kate Stone is returning to a city full of ex-fans and ex-friends... (101 mins.)
Director: David Schmidt
 
44.
Pickman's Muse (2010)
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An artist, Robert Pickman, becomes obsessed by visions of unworldly horror, revealed to him through an ancient artifact discovered in an abandoned church. (77 mins.)
 
45.
The Color Out of Space (2010)
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A boy, looking for his missing father, travels to Germany and uncovers a haunting legacy that a meteorite left behind in the area. Based on H.P. Lovecraft's short novel "The Color Out of Space." (86 mins.)
Director: Huan Vu
 
46.
Pulse Pounders (1988)
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In this 'sequel' anthology, the film offers a TRANCERS sequel written by original creators Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo... (77 mins.)
Director: Charles Band
 
47.
Brock Wilbur: 28 Years Later (2012)
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Zombies, literary allusions, unrepentant alcoholism, mental illness, esoteric pop-culture references, cocaine-fueled indie-rock dance moves, and more. (76 mins.)
Director: Joe Filipas
 
48.
The Dark Sleep (2012)
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Following her recent divorce, a writer moves into a new home to begin penning her next book. Little does she know this house has some dark secrets... (80 mins.)
Director: Brett Piper