Ghosts & Horror

Sometimes called phantoms, poltergeists, haunts, apparitions, and specters, ghosts are the souls or spirits of dead people or animals. 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 ghosts ever released. How many have you seen?

0.5/4 Star Movies

These movies are ranked from best to worst using eight different ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, creepiness, story, creativity, acting and quality.

Use the various filters to narrow your search.

Displaying 1 - 13 of 13
2010
A small town is attacked by mutated vultures and eagles.
2013
Resuscitated eagles and cultures invade Hollywood.
2008
A deranged woman's mental condition spirals down.
1987
A woman tells a ghost two horror stories.
2005
Some friends end up in Iceland where they accidentally resurrect a knight and a viking.
2006
A bulimic prostitute descends into madness.
2019
Three teenagers are terrorized by evil.
2003
A thief trying to steal a collection of possessed puppets gradually learns their dark secret.
2008
A serial rapist lures a woman in a motel room to take advantage of her.
2006
A teenager is convinced to play a role in a pornographic film.
2005
A witch uses a man's nightmares against him.
2005
A cult of witches trick a man into having sex with them.
2012
A woman revisits one of the summer camps where she survived the multiple murder sprees of a resilient transsexual serial killer.
My Movie Reviews

Be your own film critic!

• Record the movies you see.
• Break them down and analyze them.
• Categorize them.
• Share your movie journal with friends.
• 200 pages, 6" x 9"

My Nightmare Diary

• Write about your nightmares in this dream diary. Write about places, people, and what scared you. Draw pictures of your nightmares.
• A great notebook to keep at your bedside to record your dreams and analyze them.
• 120 pages, 6" x 9"

Frankenstein Reviewed: 2020 Edition

Horror critic Steve Hutchison analyzes 39 Frankenstein movies. How many have you seen? Each article includes a synopsis, five different ratings, and a review.

Dracula Reviewed: 2020 Edition

Horror critic Steve Hutchison analyzes 34 Dracula movies. How many have you seen? Each article includes a synopsis, five different ratings, and a review.

Godzilla Reviewed: 2020 Edition

Horror critic Steve Hutchison analyzes the 36 first Godzilla movies. How many have you seen? Each article includes a synopsis, five different ratings, and a review.