A History of Horror - 2017 Weekly Challenge

Inspired by Disgustipated's own weekly challenge (which you should absolutely do) and Cinemonster's HoopTober (if you didn't do this year, should definitely catch the next one).

Before George Méliès took us to the moon in 1902, he first showed us Le Manoir Du Diable (The Haunted Castle). From the beginning of the movie business, there have been people who've chosen to showcase horrific and terrifying images to those brave enough to venture a gaze at the screen.

Throughout 2017, this challenge explores how the horror genre has evolved throughout the last 120 years of film through an exploration of subgenres and directors. I will personally be reviewing every film in depth from a historical perspective and writing an essay on…

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  • The Unknown

    1

  • Son of Frankenstein

    2

  • The Bride of Frankenstein

    3

  • Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

    4

  • Cat People

    5

  • The Woman in Black

    6

  • Kwaidan

    7

  • Quatermass II

    8

  • House of Usher

    9

  • The Curse of the Werewolf

    10

  • Blood Feast

    11

  • Lust of the Vampire

    12

  • Dracula: Prince of Darkness

    13

  • This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse

    14

  • Death Walks at Midnight

    15

  • Night of the Living Dead

    16

  • Zombie Flesh Eaters

    17

  • The Awful Dr. Orlof

    18

  • Deliverance

    19

  • The Bird with the Crystal Plumage

    20

  • Cannibal Ferox

    21

  • The Black Cat

    22

  • The Bad Seed

    23

  • The Last House on the Left

    24

  • Frogs

    25

  • It

    26

  • Tales from the Crypt

    27

  • The Fog

    28

  • The Boogey Man

    29

  • The Blood on Satan's Claw

    30

  • Dolls

    31

  • The Howling

    32

  • Shivers

    33

  • The Fly

    34

  • Gremlins

    35

  • Trance

    36

  • Psycho

    37

  • Dagon

    38

  • Repulsion

    39

  • Cherry Falls

    40

  • Audition

    41

  • Pumpkinhead

    42

  • Infection

    43

  • Satan's Little Helper

    44

  • Hostel: Part II

    45

  • The Loved Ones

    46

  • Martyrs

    47

  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

    48

  • The House of the Devil

    49

  • The Blair Witch Project

    50

  • Saw

    51

  • The Skin I Live In

    52