Subgenres of Terror 2016: 30 Best Slasher Films

The following reviews were extracted from a database and formatted for this book. Tales of Terror (www.terror.ca) is a “gamified” tool designed for horror fans, students, authors and filmmakers. “Gamification” is the transformation and adaptation of tangible concepts into empirical games. This book covers franchise and public domain horror movies only. This rule ensures that each movie can be logically related and compared to another or grouped by similarity. Movies can therefore be classified, and sorted according to inherent properties.

Infected Antagonist

INFECTED MOVIES

 

 This category includes infected, contagious, or virus-afflicted antagonists.
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2019
The town hermit supposedly turns dead kids into candy on Halloween.
2018
Humanity and their alien allies battle a powerful giant.
2018
A biologist signs up for an expedition into a mysterious place where nature evolved abnormally.
2018
A scientist is bitten by a mutant rabbit and turns into an abomination.
2018
During a Christmas supper, members of a family become unusually aggressive toward each other, and increasingly violent.
2018
An ominous presence drives those who see it to suicide.
2018
Humans resort to robotic weapons to defeat a giant monster.
2017
A post-apocalyptic world turns two groups of survivors against one another.
2017
The human race escapes planet Earth after an invasion only to return to an ecosystem dominated by giant monsters.
2017
A virus spreads through an office building, driving workers insane and aggressive.
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?