Icons of Terror 2017: 16 Horror Movie Franchises Featuring Legendary Modern Monsters

The following pages analyze 99 horror films grouped in 16 franchises. These franchises feature an antagonist, or villain, who has been present in all or most films. These antagonists are so iconic that they have, in all cases, generated multiple sequels. All movies contained in this book are rated, ranked and compared to each other.

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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Four teenagers diving in a ruined underwater city quickly learn they've entered the territory of the deadliest shark species.
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A relaxing weekend for four friends quickly turns into a nightmare in the middle of the wilderness.
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A mother accepts the help of a mysterious woman after her daughter is bitten by a rattlesnake.
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A man resurrects his childhood imaginary friend.
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A mind transfer technology sets in motion an industrial feud.
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A man’s wife and injured daughter go missing inside a hospital.
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A mother and her two teens receive mysterious letters instructing them each to kill or be killed.
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After a seance, a group of friends are tormented by the grim reaper and his undead cat.
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Something dangerous hides in a teenager’s tool shed.
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A private investigator must unravel the murder of her uncle while keeping the secret that she is a werewolf.
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A pregnant actress becomes plagued by visions of her imminent death.
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A woman and her father find themselves trapped in a flooding house and must fight for their lives against alligators.
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A widow becomes dangerously obsessed with her new tenant.
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A grieving woman, her boyfriend, and his friends visit a village owned by a cult.
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After being attacked on the street, a young man enlists at a local dojo led by a mysterious sensei.
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Various individuals recall the details of their encounters with aliens in a support group.
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The live audience of a kids’ TV show are being killed one by one by its mascots.
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A man killed by mistake is resurrected to seek revenge on his bullies.
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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 fisherman contends with an ocean-borne outbreak that threatens his seaside island community.

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The Best Giant Movies

Steve Hutchison reviews 50 of the best giant movies. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?

The Best Alien Movies

Steve Hutchison reviews 50 of the best alien movies. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?

The Best Zombie Movies

Steve Hutchison reviews 50 of the best zombie movies. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?

The Best Demon Movies

Steve Hutchison reviews 50 of the best demon movies. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?

The Best Ghost Movies

Steve Hutchison reviews 50 of the best ghost movies. Each film is analyzed and discussed with a synopsis and a rating. The movies are ranked from best to worst. How many have you seen?