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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What's the name of this horror movie of the 00's? [duplicate]

I saw this movie the same week that SAW I and I thought that these two were the greatest horror/suspense movies of those years, because of the respective plot twists. This movie is also of the 00's. ...
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Family that is moving into a new house while they are dead, but dont know that

There is a family that is moving into a new house. While driving in a car, it looks like they will lose control of it and crash, but they don't. They arrive to the new house and soon discover ghosts ...
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Horror movie about teens who gathered in school basement for exorcism.

I am looking for a particular horror movie which I saw around 1998-2001. However, I can't find the name; long hours in Google didn't pay of. What I remember: The plot was about group of teens who ...
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A horror movie with a murderous cook/chef/cannibal

I've been trying to find the name of a horror movie for years. I feel like it was set in a hospital or asylum or some such and the patients escaped and were maybe taken over by a kind of fungus or ...
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Horror story writer moves with his family into a house where the previous family was murderered

I watched a movie a few months back. The movie starts with four people hanging by their necks on a tree. The hero is a writer of horror stories. He comes to a house along with his family. He finds a ...
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Horror movie where girl can move things with her mind (not “Carrie”)

I've been searching forever for this one movie. It's about a girl who can move objects/things with her mind/eyes. It's a horror movie, but it's not Carrie. If I remember correctly, SHE CAN NOT SPEAK. ...
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Horror film about a ghost woman dressed in black going after a kid

I'm trying to figure out the title of a horror movie that I watched some time ago, but I can't find it with Google no matter what. The movie is basically about the ghost of a woman, dressed in black ...
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Horror Movie: Family Gets stranded in creepy town where people turn into monsters at night and won't let them leave?

I'm trying to remember the name of this movie I saw on TV. All I remember is that a family was driving and either their car broke down or they stopped for gas in this small kind of ghost-town in a ...
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In one episode of this cartoon series some copying slime appeared with a real creepy scene

I watched this episode around ten to fifteen years ago in Germany. I'd describe the cartoon style as classical American. I think the setting in this specific episode is partly at a military base. ...
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Students find a book with rituals and drawn to another world

The movie is basically about a group of students, I think studying psychology, who finds a book of one of the past professors. Some fragments: Basically research said: do this ritual and they get ...
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Movie with 3 horror stories: statues awake, jelly-like alien/ghost kills people at a lake

I saw a movie 15 to 20 years ago that told three separate horror stories. The movie (which starts animated) starts with a boy riding a bicycle throwing a magazine. In one story some statues come ...
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Horror/thriller movie with a woman that is being stalked by a man from a carnival or circus

A number of years ago I watched a film and I only remember one scene. It was near the end of the film. A woman was being stalked by a man from a carnival or circus. The man painted himself the same ...
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80's or 90's horror movie with someone eating a beating heart

I can't remember the name of a horror movie from the 80's or early 90's with a scene in the bedroom where some guy is sleeping and blood starts to fill the room, defying gravity (from the ceiling). ...
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Movie about 3 men invading a rich man's house up in the hill ended up hostaging two daughters [duplicate]

From what I can remember, it was about 3 men (or more) planning to invade a rich man's house up in the hill. It was fully secured so they waited for the man to leave the house but his two daughters ...
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A horror movie where the boy looks for his mom inside their house

I'm pretty young when I saw this movie...I think it's an american horror film probably during the late 90's or early 2000 There's only few things I remember in the movie and I don't exactly know what'...
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Movie where street becomes a mirror world with copies of people?

I am looking for the title of a horror movie. This is what I remember from it: It starts out with a bunch of young people in a house, I believe they are having a party. At one point they find a box(?)...
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Horror movie about prisoners encountering Christian cannibals

It is about a few prisoners that are transported in a small van in to the country side, they managed to let the van stop and kill the cops with a big rock on his head (you see a dent in the head I ...
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Identify a movie or television show, about a creature, or robot, that attaches a device to a featureless head, and creates an ear, or a nose?

When I was younger - say, 25 - 30 years ago - I remember seeing somewhere, I think as a tv-edited movie (could have been a tv show), or made-for-cable back then (like HBO or cinemax), a movie that I ...
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90s TV show about paranormal cases with host with a ponytail

I remember a TV show from around 97 or 98 about paranormal stories, though it didn't last long in the USA since in my country it lasted for like 10 episodes but I might be wrong. The show followed a ...
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Black guy dies first cliche

I have heard this so many times and always wondered - how did this horror film cliche (black guy dies first) begin?
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Scene where man in hospital gets staked in the heart, seen 1989-1991

A man is lying on his hospital bed, possibly in an oxygen tent or otherwise looking worse for wear, and is unconscious/sleeping. Another man, possibly wearing a trench coat, drives a wooden stake ...
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Presumed horror movie presumably available on VHS no later than 1991, nun in an elevator and demon in a barbecue

I saw the movie in Britain, probably on VHS tape, sometime between 1989 and 1991. It is in English, most likely an American/Canadian film. I remember only three scenes: A man is telling someone, a ...
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Movie where a horror story in a book actually happens

In the beginning it's Halloween and two girls are trick or treating. They knock on their teacher's door and they are practicing witchcraft. Apparently the teacher is angry because her ex boyfriend ...
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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 Cole),...
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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 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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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 killer....
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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 ...