Subgenres of Terror 2016: 30 Best Procedural 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.

Horror Anthology Films

This is a list of horror adjacent and horror anthology films.

You can narrow your search results by selecting a mood, a genre, a subgenre and/or an antagonist. You can also specify a release year range.

You will get a list of movies ranked from the best to the worst using the sum of eight different ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, creepiness, story, creativity, acting and quality.

Horror Movie Rating Priorities
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1982
A monster escapes from a horror comic book and visits a battered boy to inspire him in his vengeance scheme.
1987
A storytelling specter assists a boy in plotting revenge against bullies.
1983
Different sets of people experiment supernatural phenomena.
2007
A Halloween night turns into a blood bath for different groups of people connected to each other.
1985
A stray cat meets evil wherever it goes.
2017
A television personality who debunks supernatural myths investigates three cases of ghost manifestations.
1990
A child tells a woman who wants to eat him three dark stories in order to buy time.
1997
A bunch of teenagers whose car broken down tell each other scary stories around a campfire.
1975
Different socially struggling individuals meet their dark fate.
1996
Different people become victims of evil forces.
1972
Five people meet a crypt guardian who has a story for each of them.
1993
A coroner tells the dark stories of three corpses.
1990
Two stories of twisted romance by Edgar Allan Poe are presented.
2008
Three women share a dark fate.
1993
A famous writer trespasses in the catacombs of a monastery to read the pages of a sacred book.
2015
Three dark fairy tales intertwine.
2015
Different people die in related ways.
2018
Five strangers converge at a haunted movie theater where they witness a series of scary screenings.
2015
Christmas night turns into mayhem for different people.
1990
Two brothers and their cousin tell each other spooky stories.
Decades of Terror 2019: 1990's Supernatural Horror

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing supernatural horror 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?

Decades of Terror 2019: 1980's Supernatural Horror

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing supernatural horror 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?

Apocalyptic War

Two popular subgenres converge. Film critic Steve Hutchison covers 50 excellent apocalyptic war films and ranks them mathematically. A synopsis, five ratings, and a review are provided for each film. How many have you seen?

Monster Invasion

Two popular subgenres converge. Film critic Steve Hutchison covers 50 excellent monster invasion films and ranks them mathematically. A synopsis, five ratings, and a review are provided for each film. How many have you seen?

Whodunit Slashers

Two popular subgenres converge. Film critic Steve Hutchison covers 50 excellent whodunit slashers and ranks them mathematically. A synopsis, five ratings, and a review are provided for each film. How many have you seen?