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Campfire Tales
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Anthology of famous, scary urban legends done with a modern twist.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, serious, tense, realistic, twist ending
Plot: urban legend, campfire story, danger, youth, legends and myths, ghost, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mute or deaf, camp, storytelling, time loop, mysterious man, farmhouse, hook for hand, sister sister relationship, urban, teenage life, woman in danger, spirit, biker, bucket, supernatural horror, soccer ball ...
Time: 90s
Place: cross country
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Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Masters of Horror is an informal social group of international film writers and directors specializing in horror movies and an American television series created by director Mick Garris for the Showtime cable network.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Legend holds that 30 years ago, a suburban town was terrorized by the spirit of a woman whose horrid face had been grotesquely disfigured. Roaming the streets wearing a long coat and carrying large scissors, the spirit would approach her young ...
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Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
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Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
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The Dorm
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Vivian begins college as a shy, self-consciousness freshman, but she begins a complete transformation after becoming a dorm mate of the popular Sarah.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological
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The Ruins
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends whose leisurely Mexican holiday takes a turn for the worse when they, along with a fellow tourist embark on a remote archaeological dig in the jungle, where something evil lives among the ruins
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Sleepaway Camp
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: teens
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When a Killer Calls
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A babysitter begins receiving threatening phone calls from a man who has just killed an entire family.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: crimes, urban, gory, deadly, slasher, prank, terrorism, legends and myths, teenage life, city life, danger, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
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Place: mine
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Friday the 13th
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, remake of american film
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Country: Canada, USA
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Room 205
Genre: Horror
Country: Denmark
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Sentinel
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A commitment-shy New York fashion model moves into an old brownstone apartment, meets her weird neighbours and discovers she’s sitting on the gateway to Hell.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, investigation, devil, ghost, blood, violence, demons, haunted house, supernatural ability, ghosts, catholicism, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, italy
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Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: dark humor, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: dark humor, scary, suspense, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
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Time: 80s
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Salem's Lot
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, dark ...
Plot: vampire, small town, supernatural, murder, death, ghost, splatter, adaptation, mysterious character, mentor, blood, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
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The Boogey Man
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: scary, atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, gory, supernatural, murder, revenge, death, blood, ghost, splatter, halloween, psychiatrist, family in danger ...
Time: 70s
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House of 1000 Corpses
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.
Style: scary, rough, bloody, macabre, brutal ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977
Place: texas, usa
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Paranormal Activity 3
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
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Time: 80s
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Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pinhead is trapped in a sculpture and fortunately for him the sculpture is bought by a young playboy who owns his own night club. Pinhead busies himself escaping by getting the playboy to lure victims to his presence so he can use their blood. Once ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bloody, macabre ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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Gothic
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
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