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Horror: 100 Favorites

100 films

Inspired by the great Jack Lehtonen, I have shaved my more extensive horror list down to 100 titles.

Ranked. None…

  • The Lords of Salem
  • Halloween II
  • Halloween
  • The Devil's Rejects
  • House of 1000 Corpses

Dig through the ditches

10 films

1-6: Masterpieces! 7: Whatever, man! 8-9: Not good! 10: Couldn't finish!

His albums, ranked (White Zombie + solo).

Some stuff…

  • Electrocuting an Elephant
  • Blood of the Beasts
  • Corridors of Blood
  • Titicut Follies
  • The Boston Strangler

Films that scared / disturbed me

56 films

Affect Horror.

Resurrected. A work in progress.

  • The Black Cat
  • Earth
  • Dracula
  • Our Daily Bread
  • The Devil Is a Woman

1930 - 1939 Essentials: Films & Books

90 films

Top 10 are in order. The rest are chronological.

Books 01. Sanctuary, by William Faulkner (1931) 02. Rebecca, by Daphne…

  • Dante's Inferno
  • He Who Gets Slapped
  • Island of Lost Souls
  • The Invisible Ray
  • House of Dracula

Cosmic Pessimism

58 films

Vibes and/or philosophical & thematic implications. Key thinkers: Lovecraft, Ligotti, Thacker, Trigg, Meillassoux.

"Both moral and metaphysical pessimism point to another…

  • 31
  • Begotten
  • The Beyond
  • The Black Cat
  • Black Roses

Writing Influences

114 films

Several authors I know have been posting about the films that have influenced their creative work.

These movies have had…

  • The Black Cat
  • The Crowd
  • Mysterious Skin
  • Ruthless
  • He Who Gets Slapped

100 (1/4 through 2020)

100 films

My 100 personal favorites at this moment in time (April 3, 2020). In some vague kind of order, but don't…

  • The Black Cat
  • Prince of Darkness
  • Halloween II
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • Dracula
  • Je, Tu, Il, Elle
  • Red Desert
  • Nowhere
  • Tenebre
  • Revenge of the Creature

My Favorite Filmmakers

72 films

Listing my favorite film by each director. Organized by last name.

  • Cœur fidèle
  • The Show
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • The Cameraman
  • The Docks of New York