Trends of Terror 2019: 101 Horror Movies for Beginners

Have you been recently introduced to horror movies? You want to explore the genre and don’t know where to start? Here are 101 simple and accessible ranked horror movies you should definitely check out. How many have you seen?

CHEESE: Movies So Bad They are Good

Movies good because they are bad...
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To be listed as a recommendation, a film SO BAD IT'S GOOD must have a QUALITY RATING of 3/4 or less, an ACTING RATING of 3/4 or less, a STAR RATING of 2.5/4 or more and a REWATCHABILITY of 1.5 or 2/4.

Select a genre, threat or/and subgenre to narrow the results.

These are lists 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.

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1981
Teenagers partying in a cabin in the woods become possessed by demons.
1982
A monster escapes from a horror comic book and visits a battered boy to inspire him in his vengeance scheme.
1987
A storytelling specter assists a boy in plotting revenge against bullies.
1982
A shady mask factory plots to decimate the children population worldwide on Halloween night using a rigged live broadcast.
1985
The employees of a medical supply warehouse come in contact with a toxic gas that turns the living and the dead into contagious brain-eating revenants.
1987
The ghost of a prom queen terrorizes the students of a high school.
1988
On Halloween night, partying teenagers stir up spirits inside an abandoned house after a seance.
1994
Teenagers unknowingly carry a demon curse from a haunted house to their school on Halloween night.
1988
Alien clowns from outer space terrorize a small town.
1988
Mistaken for Easter eggs, unhatched alien creatures are used as decoration by townsfolk.
1986
While attempting to confirm the death of a revenant, a teenager instead re-animates his past assailer, allowing him to resume his murder spree.
1987
A revenant manipulates his ex-lover into seducing and killing men so he can restitute his flesh using their blood.
1974
Siblings and their friends, while driving to the desecrated tomb of their grandfather, run out of gas and become the victims of cannibals.
1988
An institutionalized murder suspect who recently defeated a demon attempts to convince her doctor she is innocent.
1986
A former marshal infiltrates an underground cannibal hideout to rescue an abducted night radio host.
1978
A masked psychopath stalks and kills teenagers.
1982
An infamous vengeful teenager murderer confined to a lake cheats death and return to his old killing patterns.
1984
A supernatural serial killer considered slayed escapes a morgue to return to the lake where he once drowned.
1985
A boy gone bald uses a magic recipe given to him by ghosts to grow back his hair.
2011
A security guard obsessed by a horror movie attempts to recreate his favorite scenes by kidnapping people and stitching them together.

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