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The shining

by:Kubrick, Stanley 1928-1999

A young boy and his parents spend the winter in a resort hotel which is possessed by ghosts.

Editions:314  Date:1979 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Horror films, Horror films, Feature films, Drama, Film adaptations


Alfred Hitchcock's The birds

by:Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980

When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds.

Editions:276  Date:1930 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Horror films, Horror films, Feature films, Drama, Film adaptations


The Sixth Sense

by:Shyamalan, M. Night

A noted child psychologist attempts to help a frightened 8-year-old boy who is experiencing terrifying visions of the dead.

Editions:186  Date:1976 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Horror films, Horror films, Thrillers (Motion pictures)


Get out

by:Peele, Jordan, 1979-

A young black man meets his white girlfriend's parents at their estate, only to find out that the situation is much more sinister than it appears.

Editions:95  Date:2016 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for violence, bloody images, and language including sexual references.  Genre(s):Drama, Horror films, Horror films, Feature films, Thrillers (Motion pictures)


Night of the living dead

by:Romero, George A

A simple, peaceful countryside is being terrorized by killer zombies with only one thing on their minds--destroy all humans. A small stronghold of survivors must hold the zombies at bay outside an old, abandoned house for any future hope of humanity.

Editions:362  Date:1932 - 2020  Rating:Rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Horror films, Horror films, Zombie films


King Kong

by:Cooper, Merian C. (1893-1973)

A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A gaint simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes.

Editions:247  Date:1933 - 2018  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Horror films, Horror films, Thrillers (Motion pictures)



by:Hitchcock, Alfred (1899-1980)

Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother.

Editions:84  Date:1960 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Horror films, Horror films, Drama, Thrillers (Motion pictures)


Pet sematary

by:K├Âlsch, Kevin, 1975-

Based on the seminal horror novel by Stephen King, Pet Sematary follows Dr. Louis Creed, who, after relocating with his wife Rachel and their two young children from Boston to rural Maine, discovers a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near the family's new home. When tragedy strikes, Louis turns to his unusual neighbor, Jud Crandall, setting off a perilous chain reaction that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences.

Editions:78  Date:1989 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: R; horror violence, bloody images and some language.  Genre(s):Horror films, Horror films, Feature films, Drama, Film adaptations


Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street

by:Lansbury, Angela, 1925-

Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims.

Editions:118  Date:1939 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R; graphic bloody violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Musical films, Feature films, Suspense films, Horror films



by:Whale, James, 1889-1957

Frankenstein is the greatest horror film of all time. Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory; but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast.

Editions:138  Date:1931 - 2019  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Horror films, Monster films, Monster films, Horror films


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