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, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with supernatural, danger, murder, violence, blood, deadly, female nudity, death, monster and ghost plots mostly in Horror, Drama and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as anthology: The Twilight Zone (2019), Inside No. 9 (2014), American Crime Story (2016), The Terror (2018), Canterbury Tales (2003), Fear Itself (2008), Tales from the Darkside (1983), American Horror Story (2011), 3 Extremes II (2002), ABCs of Death 2 (2014).

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: anthology, twist ending, atmospheric, bleak, enigmatic ...
Plot: mysticism, secrets, survival, social problems, psychology, life, social relations, interracial, lgbt, propaganda, surrealism
Time: 2010s, 2020s
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 8.5
 14K
Inside No. 9 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
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: anthology, surreal, odd, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, surprising revelation, dark humor, ghost, surrealism, haunted house, under the surface, british humour, hotel room, interlinked stories, indoor, teacher
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, england
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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: anthology, realistic, captivating, serious, based on true events ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: crime investigation, crimes, murder, criminal, courtroom drama, racism, police, society, legal action, legal investigation, murder trial, district attorney ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, europe, beverly hills, california
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 7.9
 41K
The Terror (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, 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: anthology, twist ending, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: expedition, arctic, cannibalism, beast, insanity, court, leadership, delusion, rescue, violence, animal attack, monster ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century
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Canterbury Tales (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptations of Chaucer's Tales to a modern setting.
Style: anthology, captivating
Plot: society, social relations, social problems, lifestyle, relationships, love, satire
Place: england
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 7.0
 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: anthology, rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: fear, supernatural, mysterious place, survival, nightmare comes true, monster, danger, murder, deadly, psychopath, haunted by the past, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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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: anthology, scary, atmospheric, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, nightmare comes true, supernatural ability, danger, nobody believes, paranormal activity, mysterious character, imaginary, dark humor, the underworld, freak, monster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, tense, scary, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, mental institution, death, witch, danger, nightmare, insanity, evil, nun, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1952 ...
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa, massachusetts, north carolina ...
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3 Extremes II (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea, Thailand
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Memories: A woman wakes up on a street without memory. A husband cannot remember why his wife left him. The woman wanders the streets trying to contact the only phone number she has on her. The husband see's her ghost in his apartment and ...
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, haunted by the past, missing person, uncover truth, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, ghost, danger, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia, hong kong
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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: anthology, disturbing, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, dark humor, psychopath, danger, deadly, strong violent content, torture, zombie, gory, justice, death, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, london
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The Field Guide to Evil (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Greece, India, New Zealand, Hungary, Austria, Turkey, Poland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A feature-length anthology film. They are known as myths, lore, and folktales. Created to give logic to mankind’s darkest fears, these stories laid the foundation for what we now know as the horror genre.
Style: anthology, psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: demonic possession, demon, monster, lesbian relationship, folklore, nightmare, symbolism, baby, religion, goat, female nudity, coming of age ...
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 6.9
 13K
Easy (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: This eclectic, star-studded anthology follows diverse Chicagoans fumbling through the modern maze of love, sex, technology and culture. First dates, friends with benefits, couples with kids. Whatever your relationship status is, it's always ...
Style: anthology, light, thought provoking, cynical, talky
Plot: relationships, love triangle, swingers, infidelity, extramarital affair, voyeur, friendship, adultery, husband wife relationship, party, cheating wife, society ...
Place: chicago illinois
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 6.2
 175
Urban Gothic (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Urban Gothic was a horror based series of short stories shown on Channel 5 running for two series between May 2000 and December 2001. Filmed on a low budget and broadcast in a later time-slot, it nonetheless acquired a following. It has also since ...
Style: anthology, gothic, scary, suspenseful
Plot: secret, ghost, murder, vampire, resurrection, cult, urban setting, violence, alien, death, supernatural, danger ...
Place: london
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 4.6
 11K
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: anthology, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: possessed woman, exploitation, supernatural, fear, husband wife relationship, group of friends, transformation, secret, supernatural horror, doll, gift, death ...
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 5.1
 11K
Holidays (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Ireland
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: anthology, dark, christmas horror, tense, suspense ...
Plot: halloween, holiday, kill, murder, monster, new year's eve, blood, christmas, witch, midnight, danger, death ...
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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: anthology, serious, slasher, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: vampire, ghost, tour guide, afterlife, captivity, supernatural, isolation, dangerous attraction, gory, zombie, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, usa
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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: anthology, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, greed, supernatural, good versus evil, woman in danger, serial killer, supernatural ability, zombie, danger, hollywood, jealousy, uncle nephew relationship ...
Time: future, 60s
Place: california
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The Three Faces of Terror (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the first story two grave robbers, thieving from an ancient Etruscan burial ground, gets in trouble when one of them tries out a ring which passes a werewolf curse to him! The second one is about a woman who wants to look like her best friend and ...
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: grave robbing, werewolf, train, supernatural, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, gory, human becoming an animal, destiny, human becomes animal, mummy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 5.8
 1K
Undressed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: MTV peek behind closed doors at the intricacies of modern relationships. Each episode features three different fictional stories and follows various characters to see what happened during their most intimate moments. No subject is too taboo.
Style: anthology, realistic, humorous, sexy, touching ...
Plot: high school, college life, lifestyle, youth, gender, teenage life, couples, love and romance, sex, masturbation, interracial relations, sexual attraction ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
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Robot Carnival (1987)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An anthology of various tales told in various styles with robots being the one common element among them.
Style: anthology, stylized, exciting, futuristic, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, androids, giant robots, giant robot, man versus machine, escapades, a.i., imaginary, killer robot, robot as menace, piloted giant robot, amusement park ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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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, anthology, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Plot: mysterious place, nightmare, supernatural, mysterious character, evil force, deadly, danger, wrong place wrong time, woman in danger, newlyweds, alternate reality, objects come to life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.6
 17K
Memories (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this anime trilogy, a salvage ship crew happens upon a haunted vessel in Magnetic Rose; a cold tablet turns a lab worker into a biological weapon in Stink Bomb; and an urban populace carries on an endless war with an unseen foe in Cannon Fodder. ...
Style: anthology, surreal, exciting, futuristic, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, outer space, space travel, adventure, danger, imaginary, memories, escapades, chaos, life is a bitch, gun, steampunk ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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 5.7
 587
Horror Stories (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The opening film of the 16th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival(PiFan) is HORROR STORY, the horror omnibus film of four episodes by five filmmakers including Jeong Bum Shik(EPITAPH), Kim Gok and Kim Sun(WHITE), Hong Ji Young(THE NAKED ...
Style: anthology, psychotronic, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: kidnapping, sadism, murder, psychopath, teenage girl, abduction, survival, strong female character, mother daughter relationship, damsel in distress, home alone, criminal ...
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Minutes Past Midnight (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As midnight falls, all manner of terror invades the Earth. demons, cannibals, killers, ghosts and monsters swarm the world in these tales of the supernatural, the fantastic, and the just plain horrific. Featuring nine stories of horror.
Style: anthology, bleak, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: creature, ghost, monster, terror, cannibalism, serial killer, pursuit, gore, cannibal, obscene finger gesture, machete, woman smoking cigarette ...
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 5.9
 1K
The Turning (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The linking and overlapping stories explore the extraordinary turning points ...
Style: anthology, captivating, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: introspection, human nature, friendship, haunted by the past, family problems, estrangement, family relations, infidelity, moral dilemma, parents and children, homecoming, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Cinderella II: Dreams Come True (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: As a newly crowned princess, Cinderella quickly learns that life at the Palace - and her royal responsibilities - are more challenging than she had imagined. In three heartwarming tales, Cinderella calls on her animal friends and her Fairy Godmother ...
Style: anthology, fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, princess, magic, fairy godmother, family, cartoon mouse, anthropomorphism, fairy, race against time, adventure, romance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, france
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DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: An anthology of DC Showcase stories consisting of a new Superman/Shazam feature and extended versions of older shorts.
Style: anthology
Plot: superhero, bounty hunter, martial arts, superman character, anti heroes, bar shootout, police shootout, anti hero, action violence, cartoon violence, violence
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 7.1
 10K
The Decameron (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's "Decameron": A young Sicilian is swindled twice, but ends up rich; a man poses as a deaf-mute in a convent of curious nuns; a woman must hide her lover when her husband comes home early; a ...
Style: anthology, sexy, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: nun, sexual relations, infidelity, siblings relations, church, love affair, clergy, society, dishonesty, lifestyle, couple relations, bohemian life ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms packed with off-the-wall sketches that will have you in stitches. Centered ...
Style: parody, anthology, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, media satire, haunted by the past, mad scientist, mad doctor, u.s. president, storytelling, invisibility, sea disaster, silly humor, profanity, surfing ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 80s, 1950s
Place: paris france, france
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 4.8
 411
Locker 13 (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Skip, a young ex-convict who takes a position as a night janitor at an old-west theme park. His supervisor Archie, teaches him the ropes, but more importantly attempts to convey critical philosophical messages through a series of four ...
Style: anthology, suspenseful, twists and turns, mind bending, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, crimes, danger, haunted by the past, time travel, moral dilemma, confined, mysterious character, imaginary, hitman, human nature, captivity ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 20s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, arizona
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