Checklist of Terror 2017

This book contains a checklist of 1162 dark films sorted in order of preference. The ranking is established by the sum of 8 ratings: stars, gimmick, rewatchability, story, creativity, acting, quality and creepiness. 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.
History of Terror 2019: 1900 Bite-Sized Movie Reviews

Included in this book are 1900 bite-sized reviews of horror and horror-adjacent films sorted by release date. The reviews consist of 8 ratings.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Time Travel Films

Included in this book are 40 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent time travel films.

Time travel films focus on the consequences of traveling into the past or the future.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Musical Films

Included in this book are 40 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent musical films.

Musicals are a genre in which songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative, sometimes accompanied by dancing.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Torture Films

Included in this book are 80 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent torture films.

In torture films, sadistic violence or torture is a central aspect of the plot.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.

Subgenres of Terror, 2nd Edition: Claustrocore Films

Included in this book are 80 reviews of horror and horror-adjacent claustrocore films.

Claustrocore films are about people stuck in one place for most of the running time.

Each book in the second edition of the Subgenres of Terror collection contains a thematic watchlist in which movies are sorted in order of preference.