Horror

Horror's icon

An official iCheckMovies list.

Favorited 195 times, disliked 12 times, added to 265 watchlists.

Horror films are designed to frighten and to invoke our hidden worst fears, often in a terrifying, shocking finale, while captivating and entertaining us at the same time in a cathartic experience. Horror films feature a wide range of styles, from the earliest silent Nosferatu classic, to today's CGI monsters and deranged humans. They are often combined with science fiction when the menace or monster is related to a corruption of technology, or when Earth is threatened by aliens. There are many sub-genres of horror: slasher, teen terror, serial killers, satanic, Dracula, Frankenstein, etc.

Remove ads

Filter

  1. 1 -

    Alien

    1979, in 26 top lists Check
  2. 2 -

    Psycho

    1960, in 37 top lists Check
  3. 3 -

    The Shining

    1980, in 24 top lists Check
  4. 4 -

    The Thing

    1982, in 19 top lists Check
  5. 5 -

    What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

    1962, in 13 top lists Check
  6. 6 -

    Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari

    1920 — a.k.a. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, in 26 top lists Check
  7. 7 -

    Les diaboliques

    1955 — a.k.a. Diabolique, in 17 top lists Check
  8. 8 -

    Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage

    1926 — a.k.a. Faust, in 15 top lists Check
  9. 9 -

    Körkarlen

    1921 — a.k.a. The Phantom Carriage, in 14 top lists Check
  10. 10 -

    The Exorcist

    1973, in 25 top lists Check
  11. 11 -

    Shaun of the Dead

    2004, in 11 top lists Check
  12. 12 -

    Rosemary's Baby

    1968, in 21 top lists Check
  13. 13 -

    Dawn of the Dead

    1978 — a.k.a. Dawn of the Living Dead, in 16 top lists Check
  14. 14 -

    Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens

    1922 — a.k.a. Nosferatu, in 26 top lists Check
  15. 15 -

    Kaidan

    1964 — a.k.a. Kwaidan, in 12 top lists Check
  16. 16 -

    Onibaba

    1964 — a.k.a. Devil Woman, in 11 top lists Check
  17. 17 -

    Låt den rätte komma in

    2008 — a.k.a. Let the Right One In, in 10 top lists Check
  18. 18 -

    Night of the Living Dead

    1968, in 17 top lists Check
  19. 19 -

    King Kong

    1933 — a.k.a. The Eighth Wonder, in 27 top lists Check
  20. 20 +1

    Pafekuto buru

    1997 — a.k.a. Perfect Blue, in 7 top lists Check
  21. 21 +1

    Freaks

    1932 — a.k.a. The Monster Show, in 15 top lists Check
  22. 22 +1

    Frankenstein

    1931, in 18 top lists Check
  23. 23 +1

    Wait Until Dark

    1967, in 3 top lists Check
  24. 24 +1

    Bride of Frankenstein

    1935, in 18 top lists Check
  25. 25 +1

    The Innocents

    1961, in 11 top lists Check
  26. 26 +1

    The Unknown

    1927, in 8 top lists Check
  27. 27 +1

    Get Out

    2017, in 3 top lists Check
  28. 28 +1

    Halloween

    1978, in 13 top lists Check
  29. 29 +1

    Ang-ma-reul bo-at-da

    2010 — a.k.a. I Saw the Devil, in 2 top lists Check
  30. 30 +1

    Evil Dead II

    1987 — a.k.a. Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn, in 9 top lists Check
  31. 31 +1

    Repulsion

    1965, in 17 top lists Check
  32. 32 +1

    Les yeux sans visage

    1960 — a.k.a. Eyes Without a Face, in 13 top lists Check
  33. 33 +1

    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    1956 — a.k.a. Sleep No More, in 18 top lists Check
  34. 34 +1

    Saw

    2004, in 6 top lists Check
  35. 35 +1

    Zombieland

    2009, in 3 top lists Check
  36. 36 +1

    The Birds

    1963, in 18 top lists Check
  37. 37 +1

    Santa sangre

    1989 — a.k.a. Santa Sangre, in 5 top lists Check
  38. 38 +1

    Peeping Tom

    1960 — a.k.a. Face of Fear, in 19 top lists Check
  39. 39 +1

    The Phantom of the Opera

    1925, in 12 top lists Check
  40. 40 +1

    The Invisible Man

    1933, in 7 top lists Check
  41. 41 +1

    Profondo rosso

    1975 — a.k.a. Deep Red, in 3 top lists Check
  42. 42 +1

    Dead of Night

    1945, in 10 top lists Check
  43. 43 +1

    Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust

    2000, in 4 top lists Check
  44. 44 +1

    Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    1931, in 6 top lists Check
  45. 45 +1

    The Incredible Shrinking Man

    1957, in 10 top lists Check
  46. 46 +1

    Vampyr

    1932 — a.k.a. Not Against the Flesh, in 17 top lists Check
  47. 47 +1

    Vargtimmen

    1968 — a.k.a. Hour of the Wolf, in 7 top lists Check
  48. 48 +1

    What We Do in the Shadows

    2014, in 4 top lists Check
  49. 49 +1

    28 Days Later...

    2002, in 7 top lists Check
  50. 50 new

    Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles

    1994, in 4 top lists Check
Remove ads

Last updated on Aug 21, 2017; source