A genre of fiction in which events are focused on shocking or scaring the viewer by inducing feelings of terror or horror. Use this tag when asking questions pertaining to the overall genre of horror.

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Man tries to kill a group of people with complex traps

I don't know the name of this horror movie around 2000-2010. English movie. It's a group of people in a place There is a man in a wheelchair, a blonde woman (called Sarah), a black man (called ...
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Mother gets involved with a crazy doomsday cult, only the cult turns out to be right

I am trying to find a religious horror movie I saw as a child: A woman joins some sort of Christian sect, that believes the end of the world is near. Somehow, either through her involvement with the ...
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1990s sci-fi/horror film or episode where device lets women look into an underwater parallel dimension

I believe this was from 1990s because I recall the images being sleek, like the re-make of Outer Limits. Not grainy. Not cheap film. Not foreign either (like Italy); they spoke English. Pretty sure ...
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Movie that will come out about a nanny terrorizing children with gun?

I saw this trailer about a young nanny taking care of some children but although she seems nice at the beginning she soon starts terrorizing the kids with some twisted games and even a gun. The ...
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What 80s or 90s horror movie is set underground with a bunch of soldiers fighting slow moving zombie like monsters

I often have a flicker of a memory which is like a bad itch I have been unable to scratch, scouring the interwebs and all the cult movie lists I can find on IMDB and everywhere else. There was a ...
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Movie where contestants have to kill one another for money

So my memory is pretty bad, but.. i believe it was filmed in early 2000s. It's a movie about a reality tv type show where contestants are trapped inside a gorgeous villa and have to kill each other ...
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Movie about three college graduates kidnapped by a nerd they used to bully

I don't know any names, year etc. The movie is about 3 college friends that have graduated. They are kidnapped by a nerd that they picked on and bullied in college and he is out for revenge. I ...
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Anthology Horror Movie with a realtor trying to sell house

I saw this movie on TV, in 2001/2002. It's an English movie from probably the early 90s. It could be a B-movie. In it, we see a real estate agent who is trying to sell a house to a family. But with ...
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Movie about monster/parasite that enters from the mouth

I think this movie is from late 1970s/early 1990s or something - it's quite old. I only remember this scene: A woman is sleeping, and then the parasite (which looks like long black intestines of ...
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Identify a '80s sci-fi/horror movie

I'm trying to identify an old movie from a single scene. At that time I was a child, the movie seemed to be kind of a sci-fi/horror genre, my parents didn't let me see the whole movie, I just clearly ...
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Woman gives birth, baby immediately matures to adult and kills her

Trying to remember this movie. Saw it in the early to mid 90s, US, probably HBO, and has a real 90s feel to it. The movie starts with a dark, probably stormy night. The woman is in a high rise, maybe ...
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Horror Movie about woman trapped in a subway station

I watched this movie a long time ago when i was around 13 so i remember very few details about this movie. It probably came out between 2004-2010 and might be an european production. Its about a ...
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What's the name of a movie with two girls killing their friends for revenge?

Two girls are new to a group of girls who are best friends. They all get along until the friends told the two new girls to do a dare. They told them to drug a guy and take a picture with them. The guy ...
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Weird British movie with zombie creatures in a fog

Driving me nuts for years, but I watched a movie probably 25 years ago that was really weird. All I remember is: I'm pretty sure it was British or some other European film. There was a town that ...
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Movie where a couple survives only to reach hell?

Last year I went to a movie festival that lasted until dawn, I was a little drunk so I fell asleep during one of the films and woke up to a different one near the end where this couple were fleeing ...
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Asian horror movie about a Demonic book/pages [duplicate]

The Asian Horror flic, I watched had multiple individual short stories, the main story I remember was of these High School kids bullying this guy(resulting in him being dragged from the back of a car) ...
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A haunted house with creepy people living

I'm trying to look for the movie that i watched a long time ago. I don't know the title as when I saw it on TV it was in the middle of the movie already. So the story goes like, there's a creepy house ...
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Teens leaving prom night transform into zombies

I think it's a late 80S or early 90s film. A small group of teens are going to or leaving prom night and they get hit by a truck transporting chemicals or something and it brings them back as zombies. ...
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Is there any term for the following subgenres of horror movies?

Horror movies can be basically divided into two broad categories: Where the 'villain' is a supernatural being. As in Exorcist, Conjuring etc.. Where the 'villain' is a human, usually a serial ...
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Horror movie about a man seduced by a girl and finds out that she had gills

I'm looking for a horror movie but am unable to remember much of it at all other than a couple scenes. No actors or date but it's a horror for sure made more than 5 years ago at least! One scene ...
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Horror movie with mother and daughter and an evil hitchhiker

I remember seeing the trailer when I was little (I think it was 5 or 6 years ago) but I can't remember the name. It was in English. A mother and her daughter(?) were driving along a lonely road at ...
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Conversation with children serial killer

A few years ago I watched a very highly rated movie about a serial child rapis/killer. I vaguely remember the story and details but if I remember correctly the movie was south american and the story ...
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Horror movie about a haunted house that wasnt haunted at all woman was real

I am looking for a horror movie I once saw, the problem is I only remember the end, which I googled myself silly for, but generally the ending is not mentioned (spoilers of course). In the movie, a ...
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What is the name of this space-based horror film?

I saw a film when I was very young, so my memory is a little hazy. The film is from the 80’s or maybe the very early 90’s. The film set aboard a spaceship and there is something possessing the crew ...
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Children's parent go missing; They realise that all the passers-by are following a fixed track

I saw this movie between year 2008-2009 when I was in high school. The movie can be classified as horror movie. The plot I can remember is that one family (parents and two children) went to a ...
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Stupid buddy film with a party and a girl that's really the devil

There was a movie I caught a few minutes of a few weeks back. It was newer, but old enough to be on premium channels. It was a ridiculously stupid horror/comedy about a group of guys that threw a ...
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Mother sees girl on beach, takes her in

Hopefully someone can help. Alright, so I saw this movie toward the end, but it left me wondering how it all started. From what I saw, this young woman was wandering around somewhere by the beach, ...
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Movie about man's nose gone bananas

A short movie (USA, maybe 90s), about 30 minutes. What I remember from the plot — a man's nose goes wild at night, started living on its own, made hands take scissors and cut it off from man's nose. ...
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Movie where a college teacher goes to a mansion to seek ghosts

I remember watching this movie a while ago. It's based on a man who is invited to a mansion (?) to seek ghosts (?). I remember that in the mansion there was 1 sister and 2 brothers (1 of them was a ...
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Horror Movie : People doing the “hands in the air” move

I remember we rented it at the videoclub around the year 2000. We used to do that a lot at the time so I'm nearly sure it is from this period of time. The movie was a about a demonic entity who could ...
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Help identify sci-fi horror movie with killer cyborg experiment

I remember only having a glimpse of this movie as a child. This was around 1996ish. But I can not get it out of my head and I'm dying to know what it was. Movie looked like it was from the late 80s ...
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Looking for the name of a science fiction/horror movie or possibly series where a girl is slid head first down a narrowing tube

This was one of those things I had on 10-15 years ago as background noise while totally invested in some Gameboy game and ended up watching bits and pieces of. May have been a movie, a mini-series ...
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Horror movie where kid kills family but his baby sister

There was a movie I watched ages ago but I can't remember what it was called. It starts off with a little boy that used to kill animals and I'm pretty sure he drew pictures about it. Anyway, he kills ...
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Mid/late 70s horror movie where group of people venture to a hidden valley and are attacked by a gargoyle

I have vague memories of a horror movie, where this group of people ventures through a cave or portal to a hidden valley maybe. I only remember the scene, probably towards the end where the sole ...
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To what extent are child actors exposed to the violent aspects of the movie they perform in?

Some movies feature child characters put in violent situations. This can range from crude language to extreme horror (e.g. torture, gore, etc.). As an example, Child's Play and its sequel has plenty ...
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80's zombie movie in which the first zombie comes out of TV screen

I saw this movie in 1992. Color, English. I only remember the part in which a woman is watching a documentary or a movie about a group of people going inside a cave. One of them gets injured and ...
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Looking for a 50~ year-old horror film about a cave filled with flying demons

I'm looking for a film that was produced in either the 1950s or the 1960s. My mom wants to recommend to me the "scariest film (she) and (her) family had ever seen", but she cannot remember the title. ...
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Horror movie about a family moving into a haunted house

I am looking for a horror movie that's already a couple of years old. The scene begins with a girl that is being attacked by rats and when the servant comes in it disappears. A new family moves in the ...
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B&W horror movie with a man lying fully-clothed in a bath who removes his own eye

As a young child I remember seeing a documentary on television about horror movies, and clips were shown of certain films. These films weren't what you would call "mainstream". I remember seeing a ...
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Movie with boy whose teddy says “If you don't find me you will die” [duplicate]

I can't remember much about this movie but I remember a clip from it. It was a child, a boy I think, that was looking at the TV and a toy/teddy, one of his own I think, appeared on the TV. It said to ...
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Horror/Thriller movie where a girl finds a piece of jewellery near the ocean. People (and animals) start jumping off the cliff-edge [duplicate]

I think it's a fairly new film. The film is about a family going to live in a farm (?) near a cliff/ocean. The little girl finds some kind of jewelry or something in the water when she went to go ...
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Movie about infectious monster/parasite

I don't remember much about the film ( it was potentially early 2000s) aside from a specific scene where a man is infected with this huge monster/worm/slug that kills him on the toilet, either ...
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Horror movie with a masked serial killer; scenes in party and sauna

Actually, I'm not entirely sure if he's masked or not but he looks really creepy, like a guy doll that's smiling spastically all the time. Some scenes are remember are: He was trying to chase some ...
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Horror movie where a woman is chased in the forest. Features a parrot

I'm struggling to remember the title of this horror movie. Key plot points A woman gets in a car wreck because she's drunk. Her best friend dies in the crash and she (the driver) goes to some ...
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movie about a guy going into a store and then pushes a row of domino's he then gets burned with acid [duplicate]

i watched a movie very long ago about a group of people that gets trapped in a small town. All i remember is a scene where the guy goes into the abandoned store then pushes over a row of domino's only ...
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Horror movie where the ending the woman gets pushed into a dark hole with a weird creature

All I remember in the beginning is a guy/girl trapped in a room and dirt comes pouring in and they suffocate. I think the main character moves into an apartment or weird building, with sketchy ...
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Horror movie set in a classroom

In about 2006 I remember watching a trailer of a movie. I do not remember the title. I will try to describe it: It takes place in a classroom at a university. Somebody sits in chairs and in seconds ...
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Movie where darkness kills you. Possibly ghosts?

I don't really remember how far back I watched it, but I'm almost sure it was in the early 2000's. It started with this little boy in his room and something strange was happening. He was afraid of ...
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An old horror movie where a young boy killed his parents

I am looking for an old movie. It is a movie where a young boy kills his family (I think his parents) and the story continues how he moved to the house where he lived when he was young and now another ...
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UK horror film - A village that changes on the same road

A bit vague this but I'll convey all I know. TV broadcast date: before about 1980 ( I remember seeing this as a kid). So it will have been shown on UK TV after 1969. Place I saw it: UK TV, late one ...