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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Name of a horror movie about ghosts that come back to haunt a town

I watched this movie a lot when I was a child but can't remember the name. The female protagonist has an ill mother who dies, suffocated with cooking gas, one night when the protagonist was out in a ...
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Girls break into guy's house

I remember seeing this trailer for a movie about where 2 girls break into a guy's house and basically torture him, and I believe it ends with him being dead (at least in the trailer, so probably not), ...
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80's or 70's horror film with 3 stories involving bikers and a female prisoner

It's different horror films in one movie. One of them is a group of bikers that go riding down to the woods and sleep there with their motorcycles. They all cut themselves to bring one of the biker ...
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Horror film about Bigfoot or Sasquatch

I need help on remembering a movie a movie about a Sasquatch or Bigfoot. The movie begins with three teens, two boy one girl and a dog. One of the boys wants to go to the mountain trying to find some ...
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Horror movie about Dollhouse

Old 1970's horror movie about a possessed dollhouse. A little girl is given one by her grandfather. When she plays with the toy furniture and people whatever she has moved also moves in her real home. ...
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What's the movie where a boy was killed by an old man who I think is an embalmer. He was injected with formalin alive

I was young when I saw it. Very creepy and disturbing actually. All I can remember was that the boy got caught sneaking and ended up being injected with formalin. The creepiest part is that he was ...
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A 50s/60s Horror B-Movie with a wobbly-spiked monster

I'm trying to identify a movie which I recall being terrified by when I was maybe 4 or 5 years old. I can only remember one scene, but hopefully I can provide enough information for someone to ...
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Woman relaxing in a bathtub slowly getting caught by an alien form

I remember trembling and having bad dreams after watching this movie in the 90's. The aliens look like a small vegetable with tentacles and they hijack people, I can't recall the title and I saw a ...
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Name of Old Horror Movie

I saw a movie a long time ago; back when you could switch to a cable channel and never learn the name of the movie you're watching. Basically the plot goes like: A man's wife is kidnapped. The man ...
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Horror movie with a masked killer in a house. Shoots husband and ties wife to a heater [closed]

I saw this movie last summer (2015) on Netflix. In the movie I remember a (masked) killer being in the house before the couple were there. In one scene he kills the husband and ties the woman to an ...
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Old horror movie about haunted village/town?

I watched this great horror movie in 1995-2000 (from a Z studio I guess). I remembered a few scenes and bit of story: A group of boys and girls finds a village when they are on tour and decide to ...
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What's the name of this horror movie about an infected animal?

I watched a movie around 15 years ago about a creature which in the first scene could not be seen but it was captured by some animal traffickers that were trying to run away Indigenous peoples. And ...
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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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Horror film with “Father May I” and it have Devil [closed]

I watched a movie at a Halloween party when I was quite young in around 1992. All I remember was there was some character called "Father May I" and there was a devil. I always remember it as "Father ...
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Identify the movie with actress dies taking revenge of her friend's death

Hollywood movie in which actress has telekinetic powers, she dies in the process of taking revenge on people who are responsible for her friend's death. Her boyfriend is dreaming of her exactly one ...
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Horror movie where monster follows boy and mother tried to protect him

I watched this movie when I was younger and it was a excellent horror movie but I cannot remember the name here are the parts I remember. I'm sure it starts off with a woman driving a car around a ...
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Horror that ends with a sacrifice

I can't remember anything else about the movie but the ending. The ending involves 2 teens (I think one boy and one girl) going out to the woods. I think the boy is holding the camera so its in his ...
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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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80's horror movie cheating boyfriend

trying to figure out a movie had a guy with an existing girlfriend but then he gets interested in some new girl, then later he has a dream about his girlfriend but realizes theyre joined to each ...
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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 movie about a family in a forest escaping a plague

I'm looking for a movie that takes place in an apocalyptic scene. There is a disease that is spreading that causes people to go absolutely insane, but without knowing it. A family is trying to ...
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Monsters disguised as humans

This movie was around maybe early 2000's and it had monsters that would disguise themselves as humans and then kill them. I remember one scene where a man is reading some sort of playboy magazine or ...
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Couple found their new house is haunted and husband got possessed

In this movie a couple move to a new house but I guess it's haunted. They wanna leave it and go to the real estate guy who got them the house but they find him dead. They come back to the house and ...
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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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Looking for a horror film from mid 2000s with police team in it

In the mid 2000s, I found a newsletter about upcoming movie, there were stills from production set. The movie was horror about police team battling some supernatural force (there was a sinister ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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What movie is it where the ghost of an old lady lives in the attic and kills everyone? [closed]

A younger couple buys or rents a house in the country and in the process of cleaning and refurbishing the house they find a light on in the attic and when investigating they find an old woman up there ...
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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 ...
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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 ...