Subgenres of Terror 2016: 30 Best Haunting 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.

Possessed Antagonist

POSSESSED MOVIES

 

 This category includes possessed or haunted beings.
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2019
A woman notices changes in her young son’s behavior that seem connected to an ominous sinkhole in the forest.
2019
The two daughters of a deceased abusive man decide to use witchcraft to bring his spirit back.
2018
After an exorcism goes horribly wrong, a team of demon hunters must determine who among them is possessed.
2018
A biologist signs up for an expedition into a mysterious place where nature evolved abnormally.
2018
A shape-shifting demon with the ability to possess humans crashes a party.
2018
A group of friends attempt to survive an elfish curse before Christmas ends.
2018
A priest and a nun investigate a malevolent force that haunts a convent.
2018
A group of students experiment with sleep deprivation.
2018
A summer camp has been reopened but a masked man starts murdering everyone.
2018
An evil sweater possesses a partygoer during a Christmas party.
History of Terror 2019: 1900 Bite-Sized Movie Reviews

Included in this book are 1900 bite-sized reviews of horror and horror-adjacent films sorted by release date. The reviews consist of 8 ratings.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Time Travel Films

Included in this book are 40 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent time travel films.

Time travel films focus on the consequences of traveling into the past or the future.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Musical Films

Included in this book are 40 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent musical films.

Musicals are a genre in which songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative, sometimes accompanied by dancing.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Torture Films

Included in this book are 80 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent torture films.

In torture films, sadistic violence or torture is a central aspect of the plot.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Claustrocore Films

Included in this book are 80 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent claustrocore films.

Claustrocore films are about people stuck in one place for most of the running time.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.