Movie Styles

Movie Styles, Ranked

Here is a list of movies ranked from the best to the worst using the average of eight different ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, creepiness, story, creativity, acting and quality. Select a style to narrow your search. Additionally, you can include or exclude anthology films.

Horror Movie Rating Priorities for Steve Hutchison

Note: styles are specific film subdivisions. Some movies belong to multiple styles. Styles can be subdivisions of subgenres or subgenre hybrids. They can also originate from a film era, a cinematic style, a cult audience or a particular market.

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A high-maintenance creature gives birth to an army of small devils after being exposed to water.
An innocent allergic creature gives birth to a hoard of morphing monsters inside a commercial skyscraper after being exposed to water.
A scientist in love gradually turns into a fly after experimenting with a teleportation method he discovered.
A family moves into a town house located near a cemetery rumored to bring back the buried to life.
A teenage girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother who has been kidnapped by a wizard.
A police chief, a scientist and a fisherman set out to stop a great white shark.
The owners of a theme park hosting cloned dinosaurs lose control of their security system.
The survivor of a space invasion awakened from stasis by her employer is asked to assist a troop of soldiers in hunting aliens.
Recruits of a young generation of space warriors face an increasing alien invasion.
An ore harvesting crew discovers a dead alien and large unidentified eggs inside an abandoned spaceship.
The survivor of a wolf attack fears he might be cursed by lycanthropy.
A species of killer spiders starts to breed and kill.
Commandos on a rescue mission in a jungle are ambushed by an invisible beast.
In Antarctica, a group of scientists comes in contact with a hostile alien parasite that lurks inside their camp.
A nerdy florist develops a relationship with a talking plant that grows when it is fed human blood.
The mutant son of a dead scientist investigates a teleportation device his father invented.
The inhabitants of a desert town are attacked by prehistoric worms sensitive to vibrations.
Mistaken for Easter eggs, unhatched alien creatures are used as decoration by townsfolk.
The crew of a colony ship discover an uncharted planet where danger awaits.
A doctor and his family relocate to a rural town, next to a haunted cemetery.
A group of space archaeologists place their hopes on a star map said to lead to an ancient civilization.
A veteran moves into a retirement community and is attacked by a werewolf.
The owners of a theme park featuring genetically modified dinosaurs lose control of their installations.
A team of scientists exploring an uncharted island are attacked by a variety of giant monsters.
A young boy accidentally summons intergalactic hunters while manipulating alien technology and it’s up to his father to save the day.
Several dinosaurs are rescued from an island threatened by an active volcano.
An alien hybrid escaped from a laboratory is hunted down by a team of specialists.
A man and his son move into a house located near a haunted cemetery.
A quadriplegic man's trained monkey becomes psychotic.
A teenager bitten by a werewolf undergoes slow metamorphosis.


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This book contains the synopses and reviews of the darkest films in Stuart Gordon’s filmography. The movies are ranked.

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Included in this book are 50 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent apocalyptic films.

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Included in this book are 50 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent disease films.

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Each book in the Subgenres of Terror 2020 collection contains a ranked thematic watchlist.