Quintessence of Terror: Scary Antagonists 2019

This book contains several horror movie lists sorted by antagonist types. While these movies aren’t the cream of the crop, they are nevertheless considered quintessential. These simple movies were selected by Tales of Terror’s algorithm out of 2000 reviews by horror critic Steve Hutchison. They are not necessarily the best in their category; they’re the ones you probably haven’t seen. They’re the ones begging to be discovered. The goal of this guide is to celebrate the underdogs and to discover hidden gems.

Dark Romantic Movie Reviews

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The two daughters of a deceased abusive man decide to use witchcraft to bring his spirit back.
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A man’s wife and injured daughter go missing inside a hospital.
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A college student needs the help of her friends to solve the time loop she’s stuck in.
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Disturbing things happen to a bartender after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
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A deaf teenager attempts to survive in a world under attack from primeval creatures.
2019
The town hermit supposedly turns dead kids into candy on Halloween.
2019
The live audience of a kids’ TV show are being killed one by one by its mascots.
2019
A man descends into madness after trapping in his basement what he believes is the devil.
2019
A man jaded by the job of managing an LGBT crisis line gets a distress call that puzzles him.
2019
A man killed by mistake is resurrected to seek revenge on his bullies.
2019
A woman rents a country house to an old-fashioned widower with psychopathic tendencies.
2019
A ghost hunter and paranormal researcher investigates strange occurrences in a rectory.
2019
Twenty-seven years after defeating a supernatural being, six friends are reunited to kill it once and for all.
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A mother concerned about her son's disturbing behavior thinks something supernatural may be affecting him.
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A widow becomes dangerously obsessed with her new tenant.
2019
A musician teams up with a kindergarten teacher and an entertainer to protect children from a sudden zombie outbreak.
2019
A painter facing a creative block turns to hard drugs to find inspiration and spirals into a hallucinatory hellscape.
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A woman struggles to save her brother and those around her from a malevolent spirit.
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A sociopath convinces a barmaid to play in a homemade film, which she soon regrets.
2019
Bound to an ancient pact, a family descend upon a small town to sacrifice human lives.

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