10 Best Horror Films of 1962by nauru-1 | created - 01 Sep 2013 | updated - 27 Mar 2016 | Public
Yet another quality year as horror seems to have hit a stride that will last for quite some time moving forward. This seemed to be an exceptionally good year for thrillers with tinges of horror.
Notable Films sometimes labelled as horror: Knife in the Water, The Trial, Experiment in Terror, The Manchurian Candidate, Cash on Demand, The Exterminating Angel, Panic in Year Zero!, An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge
Notable Films that didn't make the cut: Invasion of the Triffids, Tower of London, The Awful Dr. Orloff, The Cabinet of Caligari, The Sadistic Baron Von Klaus, King Kong vs. Godzilla, The Curse and the Coffin, The Inn on the River, Journey to the Seventh Planet, Hands of a Stranger, The Last Will of Dr. Mabuse, Varan the Unbelievable, The Invisible Dr. Mabuse, Beauty and the Beast, Baron of Terror, The Brain, The Brain That Wouldn't Die, Little Red Riding Hood and Tom Thumb vs. the Monsters
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4. Burn, Witch, Burn (1962)
Not Rated | 90 min | Horror
A skeptical college professor discovers that his wife has been practicing magic for years. Like the learned, rational fellow he is, he forces her to destroy all her magical charms and ... See full summary »
5. Night Creatures (1962)
Unrated | 82 min | Adventure, Horror
In 18th-century England, the Royal Crown sends Royal Navy Captain Collier and his crew to investigate reports of illegal smuggling and bootlegging in a coastal town where locals believe in Marsh Phantoms.
6. Tales of Terror (1962)
Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Three tales of terror involve a grieving widower and the daughter he abandoned; a drunkard and his wife's black cat; and a hypnotist who prolongs the moment of a man's death.
8. The Phantom of the Opera (1962)
Unrated | 84 min | Drama, Horror, Music
Terror strikes the London Opera House as a new opera is disrupted by the actions of a deformed specter of the show's past who has an obsession with one of the production's chorus girl.
9. The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962)
76 min | Horror
In 19th century London, a woman weds a doctor with necrophiliac tendencies, and whose first wife died under mysterious circumstances - and might be coming back from the grave to torment her successor.