Masters of Horror (2005– )

TV Series  -   -  Horror | Thriller
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 8,093 users  
Reviews: 71 user | 143 critic

Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film writers and directors to bring to you the anthology series, "Masters of Horror". For the first time the foremost names in the horror ... See full summary »

Creator:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 44 titles
created 19 Sep 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 26 Feb 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 09 Apr 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 03 Nov 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 18 Jan 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Masters of Horror (2005– )

Masters of Horror (2005– ) on IMDb 7.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Masters of Horror.

Season:

2 | 1

Year:

2007 | 2006 | 2005
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Fear Itself (TV Series 2008)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A television series broken down into 13 separate 60-minute films from premiere horror writers and directors.

Stars: Margherita Donato, Valerie Womack, Marie Zydek
Hellraiser (1987)
Fantasy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover, who's being chased by demons after he escaped from their sado-masochistic Hell.

Director: Clive Barker
Stars: Andrew Robinson, Clare Higgins, Ashley Laurence
Being Human (TV Series 2011)
Drama | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Three twenty-somethings share a house and try to live a normal life despite being a ghost, a werewolf, and a vampire.

Stars: Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath, Sam Huntington
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An Asian cross-cultural trilogy of horror films from accomplished indie directors.

Directors: Fruit Chan, Takashi Miike, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Bai Ling, Byung-hun Lee, Kyoko Hasegawa
Carrie (1976)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young, abused and timid 17-year-old girl discovers she has telekinesis, and gets pushed to the limit on the night of her school's prom by a humiliating prank.

Director: Brian De Palma
Stars: Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving
The Walking Dead (TV Series 2010)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies.

Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies
Suspiria (1977)
Fantasy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A newcomer to a fancy ballet academy gradually comes to realize that the school is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of grisly murders.

Director: Dario Argento
Stars: Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci
Candyman (1992)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.

Director: Bernard Rose
Stars: Virginia Madsen, Xander Berkeley, Tony Todd
Cabin Fever (2002)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.

Director: Eli Roth
Stars: Jordan Ladd, Rider Strong, James DeBello
Halloween (2007)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger.

Director: Rob Zombie
Stars: Scout Taylor-Compton, Malcolm McDowell, Tyler Mane
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An anthropologist goes to Haiti after hearing rumors about a drug used by black magic practitioners to turn people into zombies.

Director: Wes Craven
Stars: Bill Pullman, Cathy Tyson, Zakes Mokae
Friday's Curse (1987–1990)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Two young antique store owners must recover cursed antiques.

Stars: Louise Robey, Chris Wiggins, John D. LeMay
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Karen Austin ...
 Mom / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
J. Winston Carroll ...
 General / ... (2 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 Naomi Saito / ... (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
...
 Ant / ... (2 episodes, 2005-2006)
Diego Martinez-Tau ...
 Actor / ... (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Edit

Storyline

Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film writers and directors to bring to you the anthology series, "Masters of Horror". For the first time the foremost names in the horror film genre have joined forces for the series consisting of 13 one-hour films each season. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Their wildest dreams are your worst nightmares See more »

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

28 October 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A horror mesterei  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

According to creator Mick Garris, the directors involved were given free reign as to what stories they told, however they wanted to tell them. But when Showtime came on board, they laid out a handful of rules. One was, there could be no full frontal male nudity. Another was, there could be no violence committed on a child by another child (but violence by adults on children or children on adults was fine). See more »

Quotes

Jim Wheeler: [to a bound captive] I never get involved in another man's work
See more »

Connections

Followed by Fear Itself (2008) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Cigarette Burns
10 May 2008 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

A friend of mine bought vol 1 of season one and I thought: Hmm, maybe this is something like modern Tales From The Crypt or maybe a modern version of Tales From The Darkside so I decided to see one episode, which was Cigarette Burns. Before I borrowed it, my friend said it contained scenes of extreme gore so I thought it would be another ordinary splatter, but I was so wrong. It turned out to be the scariest thing I have ever seen... The violent and gory scenes weren't scary, but the small clips from the movie: "La Fin Absolude de Monde" scared me to death. I can honestly tell you that Cigarette Burns is John Carpenters finest work.


5 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What episode/scene did you unintentionally find the funniest? Minimize
Your thoughts on 'Incident on and off a mountain road' Agnelin
Horror? Really? JoannaLannister
Rate season 1 episodes from best to worst seph82
Does anyone else think The Washingtonians was stupid or am I the only... libbyhatch21-1
The Gargoyle in the opening credits pugsonthemoon
Discuss Masters of Horror (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?