Movie Classification

Movie Classification, Ranked

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

Horror Movie Rating Priorities for Steve Hutchison

Note: genres are major film subdivisions. Most movies belong to many genres. The same can be said about subgenres. Subgenres can be subdivisions of genres or genre hybrids. They can also originate from a film era, a cinematic style, a cult audience or a particular market. Most movies belong to many subgenres. Moods are emotions considered crucial to the plot and conveyed through music, dialogue, performances, build-up and pacing. Moods speak to a film's ambiance. A movie usually conveys more than one mood. Antagonists are people or entities that pose a threat to the protagonist, or hero. Antagonist types are divided into 5 categories: visceral, society, science, afterlife and fantasy.

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1991
Two robots from a post-apocalyptic era travel back in time to alter the teenage years of an influential resistance leader.
2018
The balance and safety of a virtual game is compromised by a corporation that will stop at nothing to win.
1987
A wounded cop turned into a cyborg and programmed by a police force investigates a group of organized criminals.
1990
A man goes for a virtual vacation on planet Mars as a spy.
1986
The survivor of a space invasion awakened from stasis by her employer is asked to assist a troop of soldiers in hunting aliens.
1997
Recruits of a young generation of space warriors face an increasing alien invasion.
1979
An ore harvesting crew discovers a dead alien and large unidentified eggs inside an abandoned spaceship.
1990
A cyborg engineered by a corrupted police force is targeted by drug dealers plotting to replace it with their own prototype.
2015
Two time travelers attempt to stop the end of the world.
1996
Aboard a spaceship, a scientist attempts to destroy a cursed puzzle box created by his ancestor.
2009
An astronaut learns he is not alone on the moon, three years after he started a harvesting mission.
2003
A time traveling cyborg must protect two resistance leaders from a more lethal version of itself.
2012
A group of space archaeologists place their hopes on a star map said to lead to an ancient civilization.
1997
Amnesic strangers awaken in a three-dimensional booby-trapped maze.
2004
A prison operator infiltrates the rigged labyrinth he controls to save a victim.
2019
A woman gives her son a social robot for his birthday, unaware that its security protocols have been tampered with.
2019
A cyborg, an android, and a grieving mother must protect a woman against a liquid robot.
2019
A man tries to survive in a vertical prison where food is scarce and death awaits.
2016
A teenager is resurrected by a computer and forced to fight in a war against aliens.
1986
Eight friends are trapped after hours in a shopping mall and pursued by three defective security robots.

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80 All-Japanese Horror Movies

This book contains 80 descriptions of horror films reviewed and ranked by critic Steve Hutchison. Each description includes five ratings (stars, story, creativity, acting, quality), a synopsis and a review. All movies were produced exclusively by Japan. How many have you seen?

80 All-British Horror Movies

This book contains 80 descriptions of horror films reviewed and ranked by critic Steve Hutchison. Each description includes five ratings (stars, story, creativity, acting, quality), a synopsis and a review. All movies were produced exclusively by the United Kingdom. How many have you seen?

80 All-American Horror Movies

This book contains 80 descriptions of horror films reviewed and ranked by critic Steve Hutchison. Each description includes five ratings (stars, story, creativity, acting, quality), a synopsis and a review. All movies were produced exclusively by the USA. How many have you seen?

80 All-Canadian Horror Movies

This book contains 80 descriptions of horror films reviewed and ranked by critic Steve Hutchison. Each description includes five ratings (stars, story, creativity, acting, quality), a synopsis and a review. All movies were produced exclusively by Canada. How many have you seen?

Checklist of Terror 2020: 356 Franchises

This book contains 356 lists of horror and horror-adjacent movies grouped by franchise. For each franchise, you’ll find a list of movies with checkboxes. How many have you seen?