Robots & Horror

Robots are machines capable of carrying complex actions. They can be autonomous or semi-autonomous, they can be cyborgs or androids, and they are often driven by artificial intelligence. They are a major archetype of horror movies. In this book, film critic Steve Hutchison reviews and ranks 50 of the best horror movies featuring robots ever released. How many have you seen?

1990s Horror Movies

Here's a list of horror movies ranked from the best to the worst using the sum of eight different ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, creepiness, story, creativity, acting and quality.

Horror Movie Rating Priorities

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1996
High schoolers recognize horror movie patterns in the recent deaths of other students.
1990
An innocent allergic creature gives birth to a hoard of morphing monsters inside a commercial skyscraper after being exposed to water.
1990
An injured author is held captive by a deranged fan of his.
1990
An adopted boy once the victim of a possessed doll suspects it found its way to his new foster home.
1992
A man tries to contain a zombie outbreak originating from his home.
1998
Six students find out their teachers are from another planet.
1991
A FBI recruit interviews an incarcerated cannibal in order to investigate a recent wave of murders.
1993
The owners of a theme park hosting cloned dinosaurs lose control of their security system.
1992
A vampire holds a lawyer captive inside his castle and seduces his girlfriend.
1997
Recruits of a young generation of space warriors face an increasing alien invasion.
1992
Two women fighting over the same man are ready to go far to stay young forever.
1998
A vampire hybrid protects the human race against the pure-blooded of his kind.
1990
A species of killer spiders starts to breed and kill.
1991
An ex-convict takes his revenge on the lawyer who defended him.
1999
The lives of guards on death row are affected by a prisoner who has a mysterious gift.
1994
Haunted by a tragic past, a vampire delivers his life story to a journalist.
1996
Two criminals take a family hostage in order to cross the Mexican border and take refuge in a bar for the night.
1999
A boy who communicates with ghosts seeks the help of a child psychologist.
1995
Two detectives hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives.
1994
A bacterial apocalypse polarizes two groups of survivors.

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My Movie Reviews

Be your own film critic!

• Record the movies you see.
• Break them down and analyze them.
• Categorize them.
• Share your movie journal with friends.
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My Nightmare Diary

• Write about your nightmares in this dream diary. Write about places, people, and what scared you. Draw pictures of your nightmares.
• A great notebook to keep at your bedside to record your dreams and analyze them.
• 120 pages, 6" x 9"

Frankenstein Reviewed: 2020 Edition

Horror critic Steve Hutchison analyzes 39 Frankenstein movies. How many have you seen? Each article includes a synopsis, five different ratings, and a review.

Dracula Reviewed: 2020 Edition

Horror critic Steve Hutchison analyzes 34 Dracula movies. How many have you seen? Each article includes a synopsis, five different ratings, and a review.

Godzilla Reviewed: 2020 Edition

Horror critic Steve Hutchison analyzes the 36 first Godzilla movies. How many have you seen? Each article includes a synopsis, five different ratings, and a review.