Quintessence of Terror: Dark Subgenres 2018

This book contains lists of quintessential horror movies ranked by simplicity and subdivided by subgenres. The level of simplicity/complexity is calculated by the sum of four classification types: 8 moods, 9 genres, 27 subgenres and 64 antagonists.

Each listed movie includes a list of moods, genres, a synopsis, a review and eight ratings: stars, story, creativity, acting, quality, rewatchability, creepiness and gimmick.

Dark Thriller Reviews

These are all the dark thrillers we're reviewed in chronological order, alphabetical order or publication order. Use the options below to modify the search parameters. Find movies by title keywords using the search box.

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2019
Paintings and sculptures by an unknown artist take the lives of those who get too greedy.
2019
A team of military veterans attempt to retrieve an alien bio-weapon from a top-secret research facility.
2018
People of a small town investigate strange mutations.
2018
A babysitter confronts an unspeakable horror.
2018
A hacker threatens to murder a group of friends.
2018
After finding a Ouija Board in the attic of a house she mysteriously inherited, a woman and her friends unknowingly awaken an evil force.
2018
During the First World War, orphans accidentally summon a demon.
2018
A man wakes up in a shipping container with a cell phone and must collect ten million dollars in 24 hours.
2018
Puppets gathered for auction at a convention are magically animated and kill everyone.
2018
A couple visit a remote cabin in the woods where they meet a suspicious stranger.
2018
Pain and death strike seven times.
2018
Scientists testing a device to solve an energy crisis stumble upon an alternate reality.
2018
The teachers of a world-renowned dance academy curse its occupants.
2018
A ballerina dancer lands the lead role in a performance and gets the attention of a murderer.
2018
A dead leprechaun awakens and terrorizes a group of friends intending to renovate a country house.
2018
A man accepts an invitation to have Christmas dinner with a beautiful and strange lady.
2018
A woman makes a sinister discovery while babysitting.
2018
A man who lost his father returns home to confront his past and discovers a mysterious urn that grants wishes.
2018
A wealthy man experiments on bull sharks which soon rebel to cause havoc.
2018
In 1905, a drifter determined to rescue his kidnapped sister tangles with a sinister religious cult on an isolated island.

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Masters of Terror 2019: Lloyd Kaufman's Filmography

This book contains the synopses and reviews of the darkest films in Lloyd Kaufman’s filmography. The listings are ranked from best to worst.

Decades of Terror: 1930-2019

Steve Hutchison analyzed horror movie decades between the 1930’s and 2019 and came up with ranked lists. Each film description contains a synopsis, attributed genres, a list of ambiances involved, seven ratings and a three-paragraph review.

Realms of Terror: Dark Adventure Movies 2019

These are 100 of the best dark adventure movies, in order of preference. How many have you seen? Reviews and ratings by horror host Steve Hutchison are included.

Realms of Terror: Dark Fantasy Movies 2019

These are 100 of the best dark fantasy movies, in order of preference. How many have you seen? Reviews and ratings by horror host Steve Hutchison are included.

Realms of Terror: Dark Action Movies 2019

These are 100 of the best dark action movies, in order of preference. How many have you seen? Reviews and ratings by horror host Steve Hutchison are included.