Taboos of Terror 2017: Shock, Sex & Terror

This book contains 160 horror movie reviews. These movies all contain shock, sex and gore. The reviews are sorted in order of preference. The ranking of each production is established by the sum of 7 types of ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, story, creativity, acting & quality. Each film description contains a synopsis, a list of attributed genres, moods, seven ratings and a three-paragraph review. These films are not for the squeamish. You have been warned!

No Budget Movies

Films with no budget or micro-budgets s are considered z-movies. The results are filtered using the quality rating. Only films with a quality rating of 1.5 or less are displayed. This list doesn't consider a film's budget.
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This 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.

Horror Movie Ratings
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2007
For his birthday, a child is offered a film that unleashes two deadly cartoons into the real world.
2002
When played, a cursed film releases two evil cartoons that turn a party into a psychedelic massacre.
1920
A scientist discovers a potion that makes people purely evil.
1926
A demon wagers with God that he can corrupt a man's soul.
1993
A virtual reality game takes over the minds of teenagers.
2015
A cartoon dimension engulfs a handful of people.
1994
A vampire travels to New York City to claim her father’s body.
1932
Five travelers find shelter in a bizarre family estate.
1991
Two doctors try to stop a rampant zombie epidemic.
2009
Strangers to each other, a group of people hide in a farm house and attempt to survive a zombie infestation.
2016
A small ocean town is plagued by a bloodthirsty animal, reanimated using parts of sea creatures.
2013
A policeman tracks down a demon.
2012
An estate solicitor is lured into a vampire's castle he cannot escape.
2011
A shark that travels in snow turns out to be more than a legend.
2016
A police officer hunts down a demonic creature that kidnaps and tortures children.
1995
A small community is disturbed by what some suspect is a werewolf.
2004
A group of women are visited by three mysterious men during a bachelor party.
2010
A bulimic prostitute gets tortured.
2015
A shark released from a top-secret military lab kills random people.
1987
On the night of their initiation, two pledges discover that their sorority is part of a cult of cannibals.

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History of Terror 2019: 1900 Bite-Sized Movie Reviews

Included in this book are 1900 bite-sized reviews of horror and horror-adjacent films sorted by release date. The reviews consist of 8 ratings.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Time Travel Films

Included in this book are 40 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent time travel films.

Time travel films focus on the consequences of traveling into the past or the future.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Musical Films

Included in this book are 40 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent musical films.

Musicals are a genre in which songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative, sometimes accompanied by dancing.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Torture Films

Included in this book are 80 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent torture films.

In torture films, sadistic violence or torture is a central aspect of the plot.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Claustrocore Films

Included in this book are 80 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent claustrocore films.

Claustrocore films are about people stuck in one place for most of the running time.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.