Anthology movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant anthology movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out anthology, slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with supernatural, murder, death, danger, serial killer, blood, monster, ghost, violence and deadly plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
anthology
 1178
anthology movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as anthology: The Twilight Zone (2019), Inside No. 9 (2014), Holidays (2016), American Horror Story (2011), Tales from the Darkside (1983), Fear Itself (2008), The House That Dripped Blood (1971), From Beyond the Grave (1974), XX (2017), V/H/S (2012).

List of anthology movies

The Twilight Zone (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tales of science fiction, fantasy and the occult, exploring humanity's hopes, despairs, prides and prejudices in metaphoric ways. Next stop ahead The Twilight Zone.
Style: bleak, enigmatic, atmospheric, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: mysticism, secrets, social problems, survival, psychology, life, social relations, tv show, propaganda, surrealism, supernatural horror, magic realism ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
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 8.5
 17K
Inside No. 9 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology of darkly comic twisted tales, each one taking place behind a door marked 'number 9'.
Style: surreal, semi serious, tense, captivating, sitcom ...
Plot: dark humor, supernatural, surprising revelation, surrealism, hotel room, halloween, impostor, satire, tv show, ghost, haunted house, under the surface ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 11K
Holidays (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time by challenging our folklore, traditions and assumptions.
Style: suspense, psychological, dark, slasher, tense ...
Plot: christmas, halloween, pregnancy, monster, snake, torture, coach, holiday, female killer, valentine's day, murder, easter bunny ...
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American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, witch, haunted house, evil force, vampire, death, insanity, mental institution, coven, nightmare, paranormal activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, year 2013 ...
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa, massachusetts, florida ...
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Tales from the Darkside (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Darkside is an anthology horror TV series created by George A. Romero; it was released in 1984. Similar to Amazing Stories, The Twilight Zone, Night Gallery, The Outer Limits, Tales From The Crypt, and Lee Martin's The Midnight ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, semi serious, surreal, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightmare comes true, supernatural ability, twists and turns, paranormal activity, nobody believes, mysterious character, supernatural, halloween, zombie, dark humor, the underworld, freak ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 4K
Fear Itself (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A television series broken down into thirteen separate sixty-minute films from premiere horror writers and directors.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, fear, nightmare comes true, mysterious place, survival, monster, psychopath, murder, haunted by the past, cannibalism, mythical creature, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses ...
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: witch, monster, gargoyle, mummy, murder, transformation, supernatural, vengeance, hitman, cat, child in peril, artist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, slasher, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, vampire, curse, witchcraft, investigation, murder, female vampire, wax museum, country house, supernatural power, serial killer, inspector ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, scotland, england
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From Beyond the Grave (1974)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four customers purchase (or take) items from Temptations Limited, an antiques shop whose motto is "Offers You Cannot Resist". A nasty fate awaits all of them—particularly those who cheat the shop's Proprietor.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, scary, slasher ...
Plot: ghost, curse, seance, supernatural power, exorcism, occult, afterlife, rivalry, store, vengeance, mysterious character, supernatural ...
Is relevant ?
 4.6
 12K
XX (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA, Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This all-female horror anthology features four dark tales from four fiercely talented women.
Style: suspense, captivating, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: transformation, refusing to eat, single mother, starvation, birthday party, group of friends, secret, fear, husband wife relationship, exploitation, supernatural, possessed woman ...
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 64K
V/H/S (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a group of misfits is hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house and acquire a rare VHS tape, they discover more found footage than they bargained for.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, ghost, zombie, halloween, mystery, haunted house, demon, videotaping, confined, petty criminal, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: usa, arizona
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Tales from the Crypt (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Five people find themselves in a tomb. The Crypt keeper explains why they are there through a series of frightening stories. Based on the classic comic book.
Style: scary, surprise ending, suspense, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, valentine's day, blindness, christmas, revenge, crypt, killer santa claus, afterlife, dog, supernatural, car accident ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
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 7.9
 18K
Kwaidan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Taking its title from an archaic Japanese word meaning "ghost story," this anthology adapts four folk tales. A penniless samurai marries for money with tragic results. A man stranded in a blizzard is saved by Yuki the Snow Maiden, but his ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, macabre, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, supernatural, snow, spirit, naval battle, surrealism, betrayal, visceral, brutality, life & death, greed ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century, 13th century, 11th century, 12th century ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, kyoto japan
Is relevant ?
 8.8
 542K
Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A contemporary British re-working of The Twilight Zone with stories that tap into the collective unease about our modern world.  Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to ...
Style: philosophical, thought provoking, serious, bleak, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twists and turns, technology, distopia, alternate reality, human nature, social decay, media satire, society, computers and web, media, satire, dark humor ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england, london
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Night Train to Terror (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: God and Satan are on a train discussing the fate of three individuals. The stories of the people in question are told in a trio of very strange vignettes. One involves an insane anylum with some very interesting treatment plans. Another involves a ...
Style: slasher, claymation, serious, surreal, scary ...
Plot: train, devil, rock band, railway, rock and roll, exploitation, serial killer, supernatural, mental institution, female objectification, raped woman, mad doctor ...
Time: year 1979, 80s, 1940s, year 1944, 70s
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Tales of Halloween (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ten stories from horror's top directors. Ghosts, ghouls, monsters, and the devil delight in terrorizing unsuspecting residents of a suburban neighborhood on Halloween night. This creepy anthology combines classic Halloween tales with the stuff ...
Style: suspense, absurd, disturbing, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, witch, murder, death, dead, ghoul, ghost story, demon, violence, fight, night, devil ...
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 49K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, bloody, suspense, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, monster, buried alive, death, murder, halloween, cult, dark humor, torture, brutality, transformation, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 1830s
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 26K
Creepshow 2 (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, psychotronic, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hit and run, hitchhiker, monster, lake, murder, supernatural, raft, male prostitute, scalping, marijuana, swimming, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, arizona, usa, new jersey
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The Vault of Horror (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment, east Indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by ...
Style: surprise ending, slasher, suspense, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, painting, greed, buried alive, elevator, husband wife relationship, hanged man, brother sister relationship, supernatural power, female vampire, artist, painter ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, haiti, london
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From a Whisper to a Scream (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The uncle of an executed murderess relates four stories of his hometown, Oldfield, to a reporter. In the first, an elderly man pursues a romance with a younger woman, even to the grave and beyond. In the second, a wounded man on the run from ...
Style: disturbing, macabre, surprise ending, scary, serious ...
Plot: swamp, american civil war, curse, civil war, voodoo, serial killer, necrophilia, murder, reporter, supernatural horror, evil child, killer child ...
Time: year 1933, 1930s, 19th century, 50s
Place: tennessee, usa
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 20K
Southbound (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film contains five stories set on desolate stretches of a desert highway. Two men on the run from their past, a band on its way to a gig, a man struggling to get home, a brother in search of his long-lost sister and a family on vacation are ...
Style: macabre, suspense, disturbing, slasher, dark ...
Plot: desert, occult, murder, monster, supernatural, highway, home invasion, masked killer, sacrifice, road trip, survival, catastrophe ...
Place: arizona
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American Crime Story (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, political, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: legal action, crimes, courtroom drama, crime investigation, murder, legal investigation, police, racism, society, maniac, gay, lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa, europe, los angeles, california, beverly hills
Is relevant ?
Torture Garden (1967)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five people visit a fairground sideshow run by the sinister Dr. Diabolo. Having shown them a handful of haunted-house-style attractions, he promises them a genuinely scary experience if they will pay extra.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, greed, uncle nephew relationship, jealousy, supernatural, good versus evil, serial killer, supernatural ability, zombie, woman in danger, fear, jail ...
Time: future, 60s
Place: california
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 7.9
 45K
The Terror (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of a Royal Naval expedition searching for the Arctic's treacherous Northwest Passage discovers instead a monstrous predator.
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: arctic, expedition, cannibalism, starvation, violence, insanity, paranoia, animal attack, leadership, corpse, monster, desperation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1940s
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ABCs of Death 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand, Canada, Israel, Japan, Nigeria
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Taking all that was great from the first installment, ABCs OF DEATH 2 aims to be a wilder, leaner, faster paced and even more entertaining anthology this time around, with a new crop of award-winning, visionary filmmakers from around the globe.
Style: disturbing, suspense, scary, stylized, macabre ...
Plot: zombie, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), justice, murder, death, obsession, crazy, fbi, brutality, insanity, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, london
Is relevant ?
Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 480 min.
TV show
Story: A television mini-series adaptation of Nightmares and Dreamscapes, Stephen King's collection of short horror stories.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, anthology ...
Plot: supernatural, mysterious place, nightmare, mysterious character, evil force, wrong place wrong time, halloween, hospital, honeymoon, newlyweds, treasure, objects come to life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
 4.2
 17K
V/H/S: Viral (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: V/H/S: VIRAL's segments include the story of a deranged illusionist who obtains a magical object of great power, a homemade machine that opens a door to a parallel world, teenage skaters that unwillingly become targets of a Mexican death cult ...
Style: scary, stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, found footage, virus, murder, death, brutality, violence, survival, zombie, teenage life, computers and web, parallel universe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2013
Place: tijuana mexico, usa, las vegas, los angeles, atlanta georgia
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Trapped Ashes (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they'll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, afterlife, ghost, tour guide, supernatural, captivity, zombie, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, isolation, murder, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, usa
Is relevant ?
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, parody, bleak ...
Plot: werewolf, train, vampire, destiny, supernatural, serial killer, card playing, ghost, good versus evil, murder, passenger, supernatural power ...
Time: 60s, future
Place: west indies, scottish highlands
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 26K
Cat's Eye (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three short stories by shock-meister Stephen King are linked by a stray cat that roams from one tale to the next in this creepy triptych that begins as Dick (James Woods) tries to quit smoking by any means necessary. Next, we meet Johnny, an ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: cat, life & death, monster, supernatural, revenge, multiple storylines, demon, girl, child in peril, cure, transformation, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new jersey, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
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