Horror

A Bucket of Blood (1959)
Low-budget dark comedy satire of the art world

The Cabinet of Dr Caligari (1920)
Silent horror, German expressionist classic

Carnival of Souls (1962)
Psychological horror film, a woman is involved in a car accident

The Cat and the Canary (1927)
Silent horror film about a millionaire who dies alone leaving a mysterious will, part of the first wave of Universal’s “classic monster” series

Dementia 13 (1963)
Francis Ford Coppola’s first drama feature, this is a thriller about a woman who greatly desires her mother-in-law’s inheritance

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)
Classic horror, a famous scientist develops the theory that we are all two people

Eegah (1962)
Notoriously awful horror film about a caveman who appears in 1960s California

Häxan (1922)
Silent documentary/dramatisation about witchcraft, originally banned on its release

House on Haunted Hill (1959)
Campy horror starring Vincent Price

I Bury The Living (1958)
Low-budget horror film about a new cemetery manager, one of Stephen King’s favourite films

The Last Man on Earth (1964)
Sci-fi horror, based on the novel “I Am Legend”

The Little Shop of Horrors (1960)
Low-budget horror comedy about a florist’s assistant, includes Jack Nicholson’s first screen role

Messiah of Evil (1973)
Strange, surreal horror about a woman searching for her missing father

The Most Dangerous Game (1932)
Suspense horror about a hunter on a tropical island

Night of the Living Dead (1968)
George A. Romero’s low-budget horror, possibly the most famous zombie film of all

Nosferatu (1922)
Silent horror film, unofficially based on Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
Christmas-themed horror film, an old man dies in an apparent accident

Spider Baby (1967)
Horror comedy starring Lon Chaney Jr as the guardian of three girls with a rare illness

Vampyr (1932)
Semi-silent horror by Carl Theodor Dreyer