The Best Written Horror Movies

In this book, Steve Hutchison presents 75 of the best written horror movies ever made. Each article contains a rating, a synopsis, and a review. The films are ranked according to the sum of eight ratings. How many have you seen?

Short Films

This is a list of short movies. A short movie, or short film, is any motion picture not long enough to be considered a feature film. Short movies have a running time of 40 minutes or less, including all credits.

You can narrow your search results by selecting a mood, a genre, a subgenre and/or an antagonist. You can also specify a release year range.

You will get 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 Rating Priorities
Displaying 1 - 14 of 14
1983
A night at the movies turns into a nightmare when two lovers are attacked by a hoard of revenants.
2012
Lost souls enter a dimension where they must face the sins they committed in life.
1984
A boy sets out to revive his dead pet using his new invention.
1991
After killing a man, a butcher falls into a downward spiral.
2017
Seven strangers are invited to a house and promised a large sum of money if they accept to play a game.
2011
Three events mark history in a war between vampires and werewolves.
1978
Isolated in a remote cabin in the woods, a group of friends are pursued by an evil entity.
1910
A scientist gives life to an abomination.
1988
A man attempts to save a mermaid's life.
1989
A scientist uses humans as guinea pigs in bizarre experiments.
1986
A man performs self-mutilation and attempts suicide.
1986
A doctor conducts strange experiments.
1985
A group of men torture a women they kidnapped.
1985
A woman is kidnapped, drugged, tortured and dismembered.
66 All-Canadian Horror Movies

This book contains 66 reviews of horror films written and ranked by critic and blogger Steve Hutchison. Each description includes five ratings (stars, story, creativity, acting, quality), a synopsis and a review. All 66 movies were produced exclusively by Canada. How many have you seen?

Checklist of Terror 2019: Plausible Menace

Plausible threats, as opposed to supernatural or surreal ones, encompass all menaces whose existence can be or has been proven by science. Here’s a ranked watchlist of 413 plausible horror movies reviewed by film critic Steve Hutchison. How many have you seen?

Checklist of Terror 2019: Supernatural Menace

Supernatural threats, as opposed to plausible or surreal ones, encompass all menaces whose existence cannot be or hasn’t been proven by science. Here’s a ranked watchlist of 1272 supernatural horror movies reviewed by film critic Steve Hutchison. How many have you seen?

Decades of Terror 2019: 1990's Psychological Horror

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing psychological horror films from the 1990’s. 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?

Decades of Terror 2019: 1980's Psychological Horror

Steve Hutchison reviews 100 amazing psychological horror films from the 1980’s. 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?