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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Horror fiction writer moves to houses with his family where murders occurred [duplicate]

So It was a film where horror fiction writer moves to houses with his family where murders occurred. He found a tape with short films where family members are killed (the killer always was a child). ...
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A quite old horror movie about a haunted house where there was a girl being hung by her father

I'm looking for a movie which was made around end of 90 to begining of 2000, about a family moving to a house. The daughter soon befriends with an imaginary friend who is actually a ghost. The ghost ...
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Open brain surgery/torture scene?

I'm looking for the name of a horror movie I saw when I was young that left me scarred. The one scene I remember was a torture scene in which a patient is strapped into a seated position in an ...
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Ghost comes up through the bedroom floor. The house was built over a well to hide a murder. What is the title?

I'm looking for a movie whith a child having night terrors. The adult walks in the bedroom of the child and sees a ghost coming up from the floor. They finally believe the child and dig up the floor ...
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Movie about a scary doll that's found in an air vent

I seen this movie a while back and it's about mother and and a daughter and they find a doll in a vent and the doll is pretty ugly. The little girl later becomes addicted to the doll and anything that ...
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A Group of Students Get Murdered One by One by a Mysterious Woman

A group of high school students at the end of the school year decided to party or picnic. They get murdered one by one by a mysterious woman. One of the students was a girl that owned a cat. I think ...
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Looking for a movie where the mansion is haunted [on hold]

When I was little I saw this horror movie. It was about an architect that designed a mansion.The mansion was alive. The people that move there will be tempted to do bad stuff by the house, like having ...
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Movie about a man who become a serial killer because of a curse

I saw this movie about 10 years ago on TV, it is about an engineer who works on some Indian land and they refuse to get out from it so one of them curse him, so when he back to his country the curse ...
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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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Movie about a house where weird games are played

This movie is about a dozen of people entering a house, which is supposed to be owned by one of them. The house is very nice, almost like a castle of some kind. The people sit down a little bit, have ...
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Films about teenagers that go into the woods and get hunted? [closed]

It's an oldish film. Pretty sure it was a horror. I remember one of the guys at the start took some magic mushrooms. I think they went to stay in an old house or cabin and they thought that they were ...
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Horror movie with the ghost having weakness towards light

I remember watching a movie on Star Movies, 6-7 yrs ago. It was about a family impaired by a ghost who come only through darkness. It wasn't able to appear in light. It weared a teared long coat. ...
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Horror movie on HBO [closed]

i suddenly have urge to watch back the horror movie on HBO that trauma me as a kid but i don't remmember that movie. the movie is about nightmare in a brain of dead killer that kidnap girl drown them. ...
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Movie where monster can only come out in the dark. (Not Lights Out) [duplicate]

Ok so recently this new movie "Lights Out" is coming out and I remember seeing something like it when I was young it was like lights out because the monster/creature only came out in the dark, I don't ...
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Movie where a mom sees her daughter on the stairs, but then realizes that she has just drowned in the lake behind their house

I'm trying to find the name of a movie I watched as a kid. I think it's either a late 80's or early 90's movie. It was like a ghost story or haunted house type movie. There is one scene in particular ...
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Horror movie where a mother takes her daughter to the town she was adopted from

I'm remembering a movie where a mother takes her daughter to the town she (the child) was adopted from, but she only finds a glorified horror show. Pieces are missing from my memory because I saw it ...
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Weird 70s movie where people go mad

Trying to get the name of a very weird movie I saw as a kid, which I assume was made in the 70s. It was about a cult and everyone was trapped in the area they lived (possibly by some invisible force ...
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Demon town unknown movie

This movie was something I watched about eight years ago. It's a horror film, but it might have some elements of comedy in it. The movie begins with a girl and a guy kissing in a car and driving along ...
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Movie with bugs

So I saw this movie when I was a kid and I'm still not sure if it was an unclear dream or a movie so the plot is somewhat like this: There's this group of teenagers /adults stuck in some kind of an ...
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Film where all the kids in the town vanish in a party [closed]

I want to know the name of a film I saw five years ago were all the families of a town go to the party of a intellectually disabled kid thrown by his old parents, and all the children vanish in the ...
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90s non-English spoken Demonology film from Europe; black mist, girl in a tub and guy at the library.

I come asking for your help because I want to know the name of a European horror film that I’ve been searching for almost three years and that nobody seems to know about. I believe that this movie was ...
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A horror movie where animals are possessed

The movie I am looking for desperately is an horror one. I remember watching it as a kid. I think the movie was from the 80's or maybe early 90's. I already searched as much as I could but ended up ...
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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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Early 2000 B Horror movie about a serial killer who comes back from the dead has a female cop in lead role

I have been trying for a while to find what movie this was. I have seen only parts of it. There is a serial killer with possibly super natural powers. The role of the killer is played by someone with ...
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Movie about slug like creature eats people from the inside out

It is a strange movie I watched when I was young can't remember much but a slug like creature. There was this heavier set lady and she would kill people with this huge slug like creature I remember ...
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80s horror movie where a guy dies and comes back as outstanding guitar player

I remember seeing this movie on TV in the late 80s. Probably a B movie with mainly unknown actors. The main character is a heavy metal fan that doesn't have any special talents. I remember him ...
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Which movie ended with the male protagonist's mother in the body of his girlfriend?

When I was I kid I watched this film on CINEMAX about 8 years ago. I tried searching it using the description of the ending and I cannot find it. Info about the movie: Probably released around the ...
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Couple moves to new house and a young neigbour falls for the wife

I cannot for the life of me remember this movie and I can't find it anywhere. Can someone help me please. It's a scary movie. All I know is that it's a young couple that moves into a new house and ...
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Movie that is extremely similar to Afflicted

I'm looking for a movie released after 2012. An American guy gets fired from his job at a local bar. His mother just died and he decides to take some vacation. The movie is set in Italy, a very ...
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Horror movie about a father who comes home and finds his family murdered by his son who then kills himself and goes to hell

Ok so I remember watching this movie as a kid, it has perhaps the darkest opening of any movie I have ever seen, and I guess it kind of scarred me for life? Well, anyway the Movie starts with this ...
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Couple moves into a split house next to old couple, husband died at the start [closed]

Trying to find a horror movie and the story goes roughly like this: Husband and wife move into a house in the woods. It's a huge white house that is split in half vertically. An old couple lives on ...
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Rare Children Halloween Musical VHS

I can't think of this Title to save my soul! As a young human, I remember watching a VHS with a very strange plot. A pair of children ride a carnival coaster, are transported into a haunted house full ...
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Movie with old lady dying, couple buying her haunted house

I remember seeing this movie maybe 2 or 3 times, it dates back to sometime in the 90's, maybe even late 80's. It's a suspense/scary movie & I don't believe it's very popular or well known, ...
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Help finding a horror movie I saw

I am trying to remember the name of a horror movie I saw a few years ago. I think the movie was recent-ish (2000+) and may have been on Netflix but I cannot seem to find it there. What I remember was ...
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Movie about several orphans (Horror)

I think the movie was about several (8 I think), I THINK they went to one of their orphan brother/sisters funeral/wake or something and they went into a house. Then somehow they went outside to find ...
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Daughter of recently deceased man fights demon possession

The movie is about a family and the son (who is 15 or something) starts filming with his camera because his sister starts noticing things like, one night she wakes up and can't move. The dad has ...
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An old horror movie about man-eating, underground dwelling creatures, beneath a mansion

As a kid (about 20 years ago) I watched a horror movie about a family (or maybe a couple, not sure) where the man inherited a mansion in the countryside from his passed away uncle I think and they all ...
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70s horror movie with deja vu / “it was all a dream”

I’m pretty sure this this movie was released some time between 1971 and 1976. It may have been a segment of a gallery movie. The story starts with an alarm clock going off. A hand reaches over and ...
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How is a scene with head spinning 360 degrees shot in the movies?

In many horror movies, a possessed person is shown spinning his/her head through 360 degrees. How are those scenes shot in the movie?
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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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Father moves family into house where previous family was killed, might be the killer

I saw a trailer for a movie a while back where this guy moves into this old house with his family. Strange stuff starts happening they find out the previous family was murdered. Then, surprise ...
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Late 60's early 70's horror film with a woman in a mental ward, repeatedly says “hey niney niney” [closed]

I am trying to find out the name of a movie I watched with my brothers and sisters back in the late 60's. It may have been from the early 70's though. It was a horror movie, and the main character ...
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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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A monster movie of some sorts [duplicate]

The movie has to do with this women with a beautiful body but a extremely ugly face i think at first she was in a home to get help and this guy said in this home how do you get a head like that on a ...
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Why do many horror movies involve children?

I just finished watching the Spanish movie 'The Orphanage' and I suddenly observed that many of the horror movies, especially some very popular ones, involve children as a central part of the story, e....
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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 in which a man sees himself as dead in a mirror in the end

I'm looking for an american movie, probably from the fifties or sixties. If I remember correctly, it's a collection of scary stories, one I remember specifically: A man is in a car crash, but wanders ...
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Horror movie about a family of two kids who get lost and fake kids return instead

I'm looking for a horror film about a family that traveled to town that is cursed by demons. They had 2 kids, a girl named Marica. I don't remember the boy's name. As usual a weird guy in a petrol ...
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Movie about a house that is alive and starts killing people

I remember seeing this movie back in the 90s. The movie takes place in a mansion and the house is alive. Either the house invites guests or the guests break in but I remember the guests being ...
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Old horror movie about people who have to stay in a mansion because of rain

I'm looking for an old horror movie that's about a bunch of people, 2 girls, a few boys (college age) and a married man and woman. They get stranded in the rain and have to go to a big mansion to ...