The first series of its kind ever produced; chronicling the history of movie horror from the earliest experimental chillers through the unforgettable golden age of movie monsters, and on through today's terrifying fright films. Hosted by Christopher Lee.
After accidentally killing a taxicab driver in a fit of rage, Marcos (Vicente Parra), a young man who works as a butcher, attempts to cover it up. Marcos’s girlfriend, the only witness, is murdered before she can report the incident to police. Marcos finds himself killing others, including members of his family, as they become suspicious of his actions, butchering his victims’ remains at his workplace in order to dispose of the bodies.
When not finding amusement in his personal "house band" (four beautiful girls in a cage who play on command) Virgil works on his Blood Dolls - obedient little creatures with deadly features. About to be betrayed by those he trusts, Virgil and his family of freaks will exact the ultimate revenge.
A young girl seeks revenge after an unexpected death, while the world around her unravels, revealing horrifying secrets about her life and family.
Doctor Palmer, a former pathologist, wrote a fictional book based on his real cases. In the book, the madman gets caught, but in reality he is still uncaught. After the book is released, Palmer's editor is kidnapped. Palmer soon is sent a present containing a page of his book, and a bone from his editor. Together with the police, Palmer tries to find his editor, who might still be alive. In addition, his own son becomes one of the main suspects.
The "Missing Heart Murders" are plaguing San Francisco - dead bodies that turn up with their hearts surgically removed. A weak-stomached homicide cop investigate the black market for human organs, while across town a man must make a difficult decision regarding his wife, who needs a transplant.
In an ancient castle, a mad scientist is trying to revive his dead daughter by an operation, but he’s missing certain body parts. His problem is solved when a group of drunken party-goers stumble into his castle.
A mad scientist brings Dracula, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and Frankenstein’s Monster to life… but there’s a problem and they end up three feet tall.
As captives in Dr. Magrew’s “House of Marvels,” the puppets have watched silently as he has reuined lives with his failed human experiments. Now the puppets’ hunger for revenge is the only way to stop the bloodthirsty scientist’s insanity!
A group of animal lovers are victims of an ironic twist of fate when mutant wildlife reign terror over them in this fantastical suspense film.
An alien travels to Earth on a meteorite and mates with humans to preserve its species and destroy humanity.
A team of spelunkers, when investigating a system of caves beneath a small town, come across a hideous creature that can move through walls.
A forest ranger's peaceful tenure over a forest housing a busy nature lodge, is interrupted by the arrival of a very deadly and hungry, 18-foot grizzly bear.
Superstition and witchcraft torment the people in the 17th century. A rural witch hunter terrorizes a provincial town. He tortures the women on the rack and burns them at the stake. A charming young girl and the young assistant to the Chief Inquisitor conspire to put an end to the foul deeds of this libertine. However, they fall into great danger when the Inquisitor arrives in the town to commence his dreaded trials.
A man suffers from the curse of lyncanthropy and seeks out the aid of a German doctor and his wife who are experts in the occult. Unknowingly, the cursed man has summoned two pernicious vampires. The two famous monsters square off in an unforgettable finale.
When two brothers go on vacation in a small southern town, they discover most of its infected residents have been turned into toxic vampires prowling the streets for human blood.
A space-age battle is waged for the futuristic frontier town of Oblivion in this confrontation of cowboys and aliens. A man becomes the reluctant hero, charged with saving the town from the scaly leader Redeye, his marauding hordes and 20 foot “Scorps” and a beautiful, but deadly, whip-wielding assassin.
Ten years after he was pushed down a well, a young man kills off the neighborhood bullies who tormented him and leaves their body parts as presents for the one girl who was kind to him.
Paris, pre-WWI, and a young Andre Toulon gains the “Secret of Life” from an ancient Egyptian sorcerer. Now, Andre must use its powers to bring his puppets to life – Dr. Death, Retro-Pinhead, Cyclops, Retro-Sixshooter, and Retro-Tunneler – to battle warriors and save the woman he loves.
The janitor at a local high school is actually the scout for a coven of Satanists on the lookout for a virgin to sacrifice. One day he kidnaps the cheerleading squad to use for their rituals. However, unbeknownst to the devil-worshipers, one of the cheerleaders is actually a witch, and has plans of her own for the Satanists.
A young couple’s new home becomes infested with grotesque numbers of cats, sent by Satan’s coven to nest. When the husband is seduced by the sensual Virgina, the stage is set for the Satanic forces of evil to take root, and dominate our world.
It strikes without warning. It can morph through walls, ceiling, floors. There is no place to hide. Behind every corner lies a potential doorway to death. After fifty years, the Shrieker has been summoned again. Five will die tonight. The sixth will become its master.
Can a small head find love and exact revenge in this world of larger, intact humans? Three pals, killed by a biker gang and resurrected by a witch doctor as inches-tall, shrunken heads, vow to exact revenge on those who did them wrong.
Four non-actors, with no script, lock themselves in a haunted Louisiana plantation home overnight to film what takes places. The Lalaurie plantation, site of grisly murders, comes alive before their camera lens and they experience a night more terrifying and incredible than they imagined.
A beautiful vampire girl fights to hold on to her humanity as her unquenchable lust for blood rises. Will she be swept into the wave of carnage as the most powerful vampire masters of all time return for a final battle?
Fused to an ancient talisman for centuries, the Black Angel is summoned to open the gates of the underworld. Two teenagers have been chosen to assist the angel in his deadly mission to claim seven human sacrifices, yet they alone are the world's only hope.
Every night, “The Mangler” stalks the streets, killing and mutilating one random victim. Only a mysterious psychic knows what the killer is and how to stop it.
A group of campers stumble across the remains of a ghastly secret project to revive the dead. The experiment has mixed results: The dead have come back, but with a frenzied hatred for everything that lives.
Oh, the horrors of knowledge as seven sorority sisters throw a graduation party and one by one they’re murdered by a psychopath. A sorority pledge to live…or die?
A small town doctor and sheriff join forces to track down a vicious sex-killer who may be the indestructible evil incarnation of a demon spawned from hell.
A documentary-style drama about the "Fouke Monster", a Bigfoot-type creature that has been sighted in and around Fouke, Arkansas since the 1950s.
In this cult sci-fi classic produced by George Pal (WAR OF THE WORLDS) members of a special project team are being killed off by telekinesis - the ability to move things with the power of the mind alone. The race is to determine which of the remaining team members is the murderer and to stop them before it's too late.
In New Mexico, an alien spacecraft abducts two young children and an adult.
A big city doctor realizes that an island is infested with a malicious, deadly, breed of flying cockroaches and must convince the skeptical townspeople of the killer infestation and escape the island before it is too late.
Beneath the streets of New York, two reporters investigate the sightings of giant rats in the city’s sewer system.
A mob masquerades a seedy operation by inviting young people on a yacht for a Caribbean cruise. Unfortunately, a mutant cat from a test laboratory also gets on board and starts picking them off one by one.
Set in a town that was once home to the infamous Lawnmower Killer, Officer Dick Harbinger desperately tries to convince the populace that the dreaded reaper is about to return.
When an experiment in a remote desert outpost creates a merciless monster, a scientist is summoned to destroy the beast. Opposed to the experiments from the start he can only rely on his intelligence to undo the horror that lurks within the dark halls.
A teenage party takes a terrifying turn when the revelers become unwitting participants in a horrific sacrificial ritual. A powerful witch has returned from the dead to exact her revenge upon the descendants of those who brutally murdered her in a witch-hunt 300 years ago!
The Witch is back...The powerful, ancient witch Lillith and her coven return to resurrect a centuries-old plague and wreak their vengeance upon the townspeople. Or is someone else trying to cover up the town's dark secrets, murdering everyone who stands in the way?
In the tradition of “The Twilight Zone” comes this supernatural/sci-fi anthology: an antique car comes into the life of a young couple, a bachelor finds a new friend within his refrigerator, and a hard working woman seeks a perfect match from a dating agency.
High caliber acting talent abounds in this gory sci-fi horror classic that tells the tale of what happens when an alien trophy hunter arrives on Earth to stalk humans as prey!