Icons of Terror 2019: 20 Horror Movie Franchises Featuring Legendary Modern Monsters

The following pages analyze 125 horror films grouped in 20 franchises. These franchises feature an antagonist, or villain, who has been present in all or most films. These antagonists are so iconic that they have, in all cases, generated multiple sequels. All movies contained in this book are rated, ranked and compared to each other.

Ghost Antagonist

GHOST MOVIES

 

 This category includes specters, spirits, ghosts and poltergeists.
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2019
A ghost hunter and paranormal researcher investigates strange occurrences in a rectory.
2019
A doctor and his family relocate to a rural town, next to a haunted cemetery.
2019
A girl acquires a cursed Polaroid camera, endangering her friends.
2019
A woman and her kids are haunted by a ghost.
2019
A widower seeks closure after his wife goes missing on a haunted road.
2019
The two daughters of a deceased abusive man decide to use witchcraft to bring his spirit back.
2018
A priest and a nun investigate a malevolent force that haunts a convent.
2018
A man who hears voices becomes a threat for his family.
2018
A babysitter confronts an unspeakable horror.
2018
A woman becomes intimate with a vengeful ghost.
Giants & Horror

Giants are beings of prodigious size and strength common in the mythology and legends of many cultures. They are a major archetype of horror movies. In this book, film critic Steve Hutchison reviews and ranks 50 of the best horror movies featuring giants ever released. How many have you seen?

Decades of Terror 2019: 2000's Slasher Films

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing slasher films from the 2000’s. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?

Decades of Terror 2019: 1990's Slasher Films

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing slasher films from the 1990’s. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?

Clowns & Horror

Clowns are performers fond of physical comedy. Some are funny, some are scary. Some love children, some hate them. They are a major archetype of horror movies. In this book, film critic Steve Hutchison reviews and ranks 50 of the best horror movies featuring clowns ever released. How many have you seen?

Decades of Terror 2019: 1980's Slasher Films

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing slasher films from the 1980’s. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?