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1. Crimson Peak (2015)

R | Horror | Completed

In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds...and remembers.

Writers: Guillermo del Toro, Matthew Robbins | Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska

2. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.0
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42 Metascore

40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.

Writers: Jon Croker, Susan Hill | Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Helen McCrory, Jeremy Irvine, Phoebe Fox, Leanne Best

3. The Blair Witch Project (1999)

R | 81 min | Horror, Mystery

6.4
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81 Metascore

Three film students vanish after traveling into a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.

Writers: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez | Directors: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez | Stars: Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, Joshua Leonard, Bob Griffin

4. The Amityville Horror (2005)

R | 90 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.0
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33 Metascore

Newlyweds and their three children are terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a large house that was the site of a grisly mass murder a year before.

Writers: Scott Kosar, Jay Anson, Sandor Stern, George Lutz, Kathy Lutz | Director: Andrew Douglas | Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Melissa George, Jimmy Bennett, Jesse James

5. Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family

6.2
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56 Metascore

The adventures of a teenager who is fresh out and in Middle School, where he has to learn the consequences and responsibility to survive the year.

Writers: Jackie Filgo, Jeff Filgo, Gabe Sachs, Jeff Judah, Jeff Kinney | Director: Thor Freudenthal | Stars: Zachary Gordon, Robert Capron, Rachael Harris, Steve Zahn

6. Dead Silence (2007)

R | 89 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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34 Metascore

A widower returns to his hometown to search for answers to his wife's murder, which may be linked to the ghost of a murdered ventriloquist.

Writers: Leigh Whannell, James Wan | Director: James Wan | Stars: Ryan Kwanten, Amber Valletta, Donnie Wahlberg, Michael Fairman

7. Addams Family Values (1993)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

6.6
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A comical Gothic horror-movie-type family tries to rescue their beloved uncle from his gold-digging new love.

Writers: Charles Addams, Paul Rudnick | Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Joan Cusack

8. Ghost Adventures (2008– )

45 min | History, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.7
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Zak Bagans, Nick Groff, and Aaron Goodwin investigate the scariest, most notorious, haunted places in the world.

Creators: Nick Groff, Zak Bagans | Stars: Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Nick Groff, Billy Tolley

9. ParaNorman (2012)

PG | 92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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72 Metascore

A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse.

Writer: Chris Butler | Directors: Chris Butler, Sam Fell | Stars: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Tucker Albrizzi

10. The Last House on Cemetery Lane (2015)

112 min | Horror

3.4
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A screenwriter staying in an old manor house in West Wales discovers that it's haunted by malevolent spirits.

Writer: Andrew Jones | Director: Andrew Jones | Stars: Vivien Bridson, Georgina Blackledge, Lee Bane, Tessa Wood

11. Twixt (2011)

R | 88 min | Horror, Thriller

4.8
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40 Metascore

A writer with a declining career arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a... See full summary »

Writer: Francis Ford Coppola | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Val Kilmer, Bruce Dern, Elle Fanning, Ben Chaplin

12. The Innkeepers (2011)

R | 101 min | Horror

5.5
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64 Metascore

During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.

Writer: Ti West | Director: Ti West | Stars: Sara Paxton, Pat Healy, Kelly McGillis, Alison Bartlett

13. A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)

96 min | Horror, Thriller

4.7
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A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.

Writers: Cam Cannon, Rachel Long, Brian Pittman | Director: Brett Donowho | Stars: Erick Avari, Steve Bacic, James C. Burns, James Cavlo

14. The Grudge 2 (2006)

PG-13 | 102 min | Horror, Thriller

4.9
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33 Metascore

Three interwoven stories about a terrible curse. A young woman encounters a malevolent supernatural force while searching for her missing sister in Tokyo; a mean high school prank goes horribly wrong; a woman with a deadly secret moves into a Chicago apartment building.

Writers: Stephen Susco, Takashi Shimizu | Director: Takashi Shimizu | Stars: Amber Tamblyn, Edison Chen, Arielle Kebbel, Sarah Michelle Gellar

15. Shrooms (2007)

Unrated | 84 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.7
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3 couples go to Ireland woods to collect magic mushrooms and trip out. On their way they meet some strange inhabitants of the woods and it doesn't take long until a creepy story is being ... See full summary »

Writer: Pearse Elliott | Director: Paddy Breathnach | Stars: Lindsey Haun, Jack Huston, Max Kasch, Maya Hazen

16. Troop Beverly Hills (1989)

PG | 105 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.4
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As Phyllis, a Beverly Hills housewife, is in the middle of a divorce, she tries to find focus in her life by taking over her daughter Hannah's Wilderness Girl troop. Among the girls are ... See full summary »

Writers: Ava Ostern Fries, Pamela Norris, Margaret Oberman | Director: Jeff Kanew | Stars: Shelley Long, Craig T. Nelson, Betty Thomas, Mary Gross

17. From Time to Time (2009)

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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A haunting ghost story spanning two worlds, two centuries apart. When 13 year old Tolly finds he can mysteriously travel between the two, he begins an adventure that unlocks family secrets laid buried for generations.

Writers: Lucy M. Boston, Julian Fellowes | Director: Julian Fellowes | Stars: Alex Etel, Timothy Spall, Maggie Smith, Christopher Villiers

18. Dream Boy (2008)

R | 88 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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Chronicles the relationship between two gay teenagers in the rural south in the late '70s.

Writers: James Bolton, Jim Grimsley | Director: James Bolton | Stars: Stephan Bender, Thomas Jay Ryan, Diana Scarwid, Tom Gilroy

19. Dead End (I) (2003)

R | 85 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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Christmas Eve. On his way to his in-laws with his family, Frank Harrington decides to try a shortcut, for the first time in 20 years. It turns out to be the biggest mistake of his life.

Writers: Jean-Baptiste Andrea, Fabrice Canepa | Directors: Jean-Baptiste Andrea, Fabrice Canepa | Stars: Ray Wise, Lin Shaye, Mick Cain, Alexandra Holden

20. Jesus Camp (2006)

PG-13 | 87 min | Documentary, Drama

7.5
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62 Metascore

A documentary on kids who attend a summer camp hoping to become the next Billy Graham.

Directors: Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady | Stars: Mike Papantonio, Lou Engle, Becky Fischer, Ted Haggard

21. Night of the Demons (1988)

R | 90 min | Horror

6.3
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On the night of Halloween, 10 teens decide to go to a party at an abandoned funeral parlor. "Hull House", rumored to be built on an evil patch of land & underground stream, is the place. ... See full summary »

Writer: Joe Augustyn | Director: Kevin Tenney | Stars: Cathy Podewell, Alvin Alexis, Hal Havins, Allison Barron

22. Kingdom Hospital (2004– )

608 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.8
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Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died.

Creator: Stephen King | Stars: Jamie Harrold, Diane Ladd, Bruce Davison, Jack Coleman

23. Ghost Story (1981)

R | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

6.2
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Four successful elderly gentlemen, members of the Chowder Society, share a gruesome, 50-year old secret. When one of Edward Wanderley's twin sons dies in a bizarre accident, the group ... See full summary »

Writers: Lawrence D. Cohen, Peter Straub | Director: John Irvin | Stars: Craig Wasson, Alice Krige, Fred Astaire, John Houseman

24. Gothic (1986)

R | 87 min | Horror

5.7
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Story of the night that Mary Shelley gave birth to the horror classic "Frankenstein." Disturbed drug induced games are played and ghost stories are told one rainy night at the mad Lord ... See full summary »

Writers: Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Stephen Volk | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Julian Sands, Natasha Richardson, Myriam Cyr

25. Witchboard (1986)

R | 98 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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A woman (Kitaen) finds an interest in her friend Brandon's Ouija Board when he brings it by her party.

Writer: Kevin Tenney | Director: Kevin Tenney | Stars: Todd Allen, Tawny Kitaen, Stephen Nichols, Kathleen Wilhoite

26. My Little Eye (2002)

R | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.6
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Five young people apply to live in an isolated house together for six months whilst their every move is filmed by numerous cameras. Each has their reason for wanting to be there - fame, ... See full summary »

Writers: David Hilton, James Watkins | Director: Marc Evans | Stars: Sean Cw Johnson, Kris Lemche, Stephen O'Reilly, Laura Regan

27. Fragile (2005)

PG-13 | 101 min | Thriller, Horror

6.2
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At her new job in a rundown children's hospital, a nurse desperately tries to keep her patients safe from a plague of random, mysterious attacks.

Writers: Jaume Balagueró, Jordi Galceran | Director: Jaume Balagueró | Stars: Calista Flockhart, Richard Roxburgh, Elena Anaya, Gemma Jones

28. Camp Cucamonga (1990 TV Movie)

93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.9
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Standard camp shenanigans and romance amongst the counselors and the campers at a lake front summer camp.

Writers: Bennett Tramer, Rich Melcombe | Director: Roger Duchowny | Stars: John Ratzenberger, Chad Allen, Jennifer Aniston, Candace Cameron Bure

29. Riding the Bullet (2004)

R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller

5.2
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37 Metascore

When a man finds out his mother is dying and tries to hitchike his way to the hospital, he is picked up by a stranger with a deadly secret.

Writers: Mick Garris, Stephen King | Director: Mick Garris | Stars: Jonathan Jackson, David Arquette, Barbara Hershey, Cliff Robertson

30. The Eclipse (2009)

R | 88 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

6.2
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67 Metascore

In a seaside Irish town, a widower sparks with a visiting horror novelist while he also begins to believe he is seeing ghosts.

Writers: Conor McPherson, Billy Roche | Director: Conor McPherson | Stars: Ciarán Hinds, Iben Hjejle, Aidan Quinn, Billy Roche

31. House at the End of the Drive (2014)

R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

6.8
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Can a 36 year old mass-murder haunt four people enough to rip open a doorway to the past and catapult them back in time to the night of one of Hollywood's most horrible ritual slayings? The... See full summary »

Writers: David Oman, Jim Vines | Director: David Worth | Stars: James Oliver, Jonathan Mangum, Alison Raimondi, Angela Jones

32. Night of the Demons 2 (1994)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

6.2
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High-schoolers throw a Halloween party in a mansion haunted by a young demon

Writers: Joe Augustyn, James Penzi | Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith | Stars: Cristi Harris, Darin Heames, Robert Jayne, Merle Kennedy

33. Over Your Dead Body (2014)

93 min | Horror

6.3
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A star, Miyuki Goto (Ko Shibasaki) plays Oiwa, the protagonist in a new play based on the ghost story Yotsuya Kaidan. She pulls some strings to get her lover, Kosuke Hasegawa (Ebizo ... See full summary »

Writer: Kikumi Yamagishi | Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ko Shibasaki, Hitomi Katayama, Hideaki Itô, Ebizô Ichikawa

34. Uninhabited (2010)

93 min | Horror, Thriller

4.4
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A young couple go to a remote and deserted coral island for a camping holiday, only to find that the island is inhabited by a ghost seeking retribution for a past outrage.

Writer: Bill Bennett | Director: Bill Bennett | Stars: Geraldine Hakewill, Tasia Zalar, Bob Baines, Henry James

35. The Mine (2012)

PG-13 | 95 min | Adventure, Horror, Mystery

3.7
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Five school friends seek adventure on Halloween night in an abandoned, haunted mine, only to find to their horror that the ghostly rumors may be true as they fight for survival.

Writers: Jeff Chamberlain, Scott Woldman | Director: Jeff Chamberlain | Stars: Reiley McClendon, Adam Hendershott, Valerie C. Walker, Jordan Chamberlain

36. Digging to China (1997)

PG | 98 min | Drama

6.9
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10-year-old Harriet dreams of leaving her home, where she doesn't feel she's needed by her mother and sister Gwen. When her mother dies in a car accident, she really starts to make plans ... See full summary »

Writer: Karen Janszen | Director: Timothy Hutton | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Bacon, Mary Stuart Masterson, Marian Seldes

37. Fertile Ground (2011)

R | 95 min | Horror

4.6
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Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate's ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home.

Writers: Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch | Director: Adam Gierasch | Stars: Leisha Hailey, Gale Harold, Chelcie Ross, JoNell Kennedy

38. A Christmas Carol (1984 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.9
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An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.

Writers: Charles Dickens, Roger O. Hirson | Director: Clive Donner | Stars: George C. Scott, Frank Finlay, Angela Pleasence, Edward Woodward

39. Greystone Park (2012)

R | 79 min | Horror

3.3
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In October 2009, the filmmakers went into an abandoned psychiatric hospital to explore the 'haunted' institution, famous for its radical treatment of patients with mental illness. ... See full summary »

Writers: Sean Stone, Alex Wraith | Director: Sean Stone | Stars: Pete Antico, Ella Lentini, Zana Markelson, Coralie Charriol Paul

40. They Wait (2007)

R | 99 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.3
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A young mother and her six-year-old son come face to face with the mysteries of two murders and a great crime against the Chinese community into which they have recently arrived from Shanghai.

Writers: Trevor Markwart, Carl Bessai, Doug Taylor | Director: Ernie Barbarash | Stars: Jaime King, Terry Chen, Pei-pei Cheng, Henry O

41. Hell Night (1981)

R | 101 min | Horror, Thriller

5.8
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Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion where they get killed off one by one by the monstrous surviving members of a family massacre years earlier for trespassing on their living grounds.

Writer: Randy Feldman | Director: Tom DeSimone | Stars: Linda Blair, Vincent Van Patten, Peter Barton, Kevin Brophy

42. Kissing Darkness (2014)

87 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

3.8
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A group of college boys, bored with the every day "gay life" of LA, decide to skip Pride weekend in exchange for a camping trip in the woods. Quickly overcome with boredom in their new ... See full summary »

Writer: James Townsend | Director: James Townsend | Stars: Nick Airus, Allusia Alusia, Sean Benedict, Daniel Berilla

43. Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)

R | 83 min | Horror

4.5
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A group of teenagers celebrating the anniversary of the death of a local axe murderer suddenly find themselves face to face with the realities of this haunting urban legend.

Writers: Elke Blasi, Frank Sabatella | Director: Frank Sabatella | Stars: Bill Moseley, Danielle Harris, Nate Dushku, Samantha Siong

44. The Phantom Carriage (1921)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.0
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It's New Year's Eve. Three drunkards evoke a legend. The legend tells that the last person to die in a year, if he is a great sinner, will have to drive during the whole year the Phantom ... See full summary »

Writers: Selma Lagerlöf, Victor Sjöström | Director: Victor Sjöström | Stars: Victor Sjöström, Hilda Borgström, Tore Svennberg, Astrid Holm

45. Nightflyers (1987)

R | 89 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

3.9
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Professor hires a spaceship to get to the source of weird signals from deep space. The trip is cut short however when the ship's computer gets jealous because the captain is in love with one of the female passengers and it gets homicidal.

Writers: George R.R. Martin, Robert Jaffe | Director: Robert Collector | Stars: Catherine Mary Stewart, Michael Praed, John Standing, Lisa Blount

46. Imaginary Playmate (2006 TV Movie)

Thriller

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Suzanne and her stepdaughter Molly move into a new house, hoping to start afresh after Molly's mum passed away. When the seven-year-old makes an 'imaginary friend' named Candace, Suzanne ... See full summary »

Writer: Christine Gallagher | Director: William Fruet | Stars: Dina Meyer, Rick Ravanello, Nancy Sivak, Kurt Evans

47. Ju-on: White Ghost (2009)

Not Rated | 61 min | Horror

6.3
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Akane begins seeing visions of a female ghost wearing the same yellow hat and red satchel she wore as a school child.

Writers: Ryûta Miyake, Takashi Shimizu | Director: Ryûta Miyake | Stars: Hiroki Suzuki, Ichirôta Miyakawa, Natsuki Kasa, Akina Minami

48. Mater and the Ghostlight (2006 Video)

7 min | Animation, Short, Family

6.8
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In this short featuring the characters of the movie Cars, Mater is told the story of a Ghostlight, which causes him to be scared.

Writers: Joe Ranft, John Lasseter, Dan Scanlon | Directors: John Lasseter, Dan Scanlon | Stars: Larry the Cable Guy, Owen Wilson, Michael Wallis, Bonnie Hunt

49. Ju-on: The Grudge 2 (2003)

R | 92 min | Drama, Horror

6.3
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As their curse spreads on all around, the ghosts find their chance to live once again through the pregnancy of a cursed woman.

Writers: Takashi Shimizu, Bobby White | Director: Takashi Shimizu | Stars: Noriko Sakai, Chiharu Niiyama, Kei Horie, Yui Ichikawa

50. Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)

Unrated | 83 min | Horror

5.9
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Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.

Writer: Herschell Gordon Lewis | Director: Herschell Gordon Lewis | Stars: Connie Mason, William Kerwin, Jeffrey Allen, Shelby Livingston