Subgenres

Choose a subgenre for a pertinent list of horror movies.

 

Haunting Movies

HAUNTING HORROR

 

Invasion Movies

INVASION MOVIES

 

Monster Movies

MONSTER MOVIES

 

 Haunted places and possessed people  Foreign assaults and assimilation  Supernatural or surreal creatures

 

Slasher Movies

SLASHER FLICKS

 

Torture Porn

TORTURE PORN

 Disease Horror

DISEASE HORROR

 

 Consecutive murders

 

 Excessive and superfluous violence  Illness, infection and contagion

 

Psychological Horror

PSYCHOLOGICAL HORROR

 

Puzzle Horror

PUZZLE HORROR

 Belief Horror

BELIEF HORROR

 

 Illusions, hallucinations, mind-fucks

 

 Games, pranks and puzzles  Beliefs, religions, philosophy, new age

 

Whodunnit Horror

WHODUNIT HORROR

 War Horror

WAR HORROR

 Procedural Horror

PROCEDURAL HORROR

 

 Unidentified murderers  War and warfare  Police, journalistic or scientific investigation
 Gothic Horror

GOTHIC HORROR

 Witchcraft Horror

WITCHCRAFT HORROR

 Slapstick Horror

SLAPSTICK HORROR

  Victorian horror and romance in medieval settings  Magic, seances, spells and the occult  Exaggerated physical comedy
 Found Footage Horror

FOUND FOOTAGE HORROR

 Lovecraftian Horror

LOVECRAFTIAN HORROR

 Western Horror

WESTERN HORROR

  Footage discovered then edited into a film  Cosmic horror of the unknown inspired by H.P. Lovecraft  Set in or inspired by the American Old West
 Sport Horror

SPORT HORROR

 Crime Horror

CRIME HORROR

 Period Piece Horror

PERIOD PIECE HORROR

  Sports and physical activities  Focuses on the lives of criminals  Involves a time period in history
 Time Travel Horror

TIME TRAVEL HORROR

 Apocalyptic Horror

APOCALYPTIC HORROR

 Prison Horror

PRISON HORROR

  Travel in time, past and future  During and after the end of the world  Prison life or environment
 Steampunk Horror

STEAMPUNK HORROR

 Road Horror

ROAD HORROR

 Musical Horror

MUSICAL HORROR

  Technological anachronisms in period pieces  Road travel and car trouble  Uses songs as dialog
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