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Questions tagged [horror]

For questions looking to identify a story in the Horror genre that also contain elements of science-fiction and fantasy. Always use in conjunction with the [story-identification] tag.

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Hollywood horror movie, ghost of a twin maybe

Okay so I don't remember much at all. There was a ghost in this movie which tortured the people living in a house. In the end we get to know that the ghost was of the woman's daughter who died in ...
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Vampire B-movie from mid 1990s to early 2000s involving a tiger and pie

I remember very little about this movie, but I saw it a long time ago so I know it is at least older than me. The main character is some random nerd guy who gets picked on by some other blonde guy in ...
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What is the early 80's sci-fi/horror movie with floating glowing balls, but is NOT Strange Invaders?

Does anyone know the early 80's sci-fi or horror movie about floating glowing alien balls? I remember a scene where an adult was lying down (in some sort of bed or pod) suddenly shrivels up, it's a ...
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Looking for YA Horror Anthology Title(s) with one story where a mosquito infestation turns fatal and another where water attacks people

I'm looking for a horror anthology book that is aimed at young adults or older. Not really sure when it was published but I would say before or around the early 2010s. Among the stories was one with ...
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Movie/TV series with a scene of spiky, black goo growing out of a lab container?

There was a scene from a sci-fi horror video, not animated, don't know if it's a movie or TV series, where there was this black goo in a glass container and some scientists were looking at it under a ...
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80's Short TV story about a monster in the closet which grabs the mother during the day

I remember seeing this when I was really young, sometime between 1985-1989 but the show itself could be older of course as I know this was just something that was on TV. I remember a boy thinking ...
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Movie where a group go to a cabin with an evil spirit, once the spirit is killed it moves into the body of the person who killed it

I remember watching a movie where a group of people go to a house that sits alone in the woods, for a vacation or something. The thing is, there's this evil, possessed person inside a locked door. ...
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Creepy children's book where a homunculus was made

I'm trying to remember a book I read when in around 2010-2011. I live in Britain, so it was probably by a British author and set in England. I don't remember if it was an old or new book (but it was ...
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TV series with a Team

I remember watching a tv series back in 2008-2009 where theres a group of young girls and boys. They fight monster that come to the city and that comes in their way. I kinda remember the name as ...
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Japanese bunker and evil voodoo magic. Trapped inhabitants must kill themselves to escape(?)

A group of people go to an island. There's a woman who wants to buy a piece of land there to build a resort but she discovers some underground bunker so they go to check it out but there is some evil ...
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What was the 1920's/1930's SF/horror “literary ghetto”?

I was doing some research on the 1920's author Leonard Cline to support an answer to this question, and I came across this October 2006 comment on his works by Weird Tales Magazine (defunct) [the ...
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Creepy film with tentacle alien attacking crew members in a vessel in space or underwater

I think it must have been before 1991 the film came out. I think it was set in space or maybe deep underwater. The vessel had narrow rounded sci-fi corridors. They seemed trapped so definitely a ...
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Horror monster attacks 1st Venus Expedition World War IV

I am looking for a not particularly outstanding old horror science fiction story about a monster or monsters attacking the first expedition to Venus. My main memory is one particular detail. I ...
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Help Identifying an Early to mid 1960s Era Possible Sci-fi or Horror Movie or Show from Two Scenes Only

While I haven't found the answer to my question, here is s sample of something that has many of the elements of the piece I'm seeking. The title is "Night Fright" from 1967. The automobiles are newer ...
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Movie (pre-1998) - Alien like creatures on an abandoned airport [duplicate]

I saw this movie when I was a very young kid with my grandpa circa 1995-1997. I don't remember when the movie was actually produced, but I have a feeling it wasn't a very old movie, like pre 1990s, or ...
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Movie about “flying spheres with saws” which killed people?

My memory is vague but more than 20 years ago there was a horror movie in tv where there were "flying spheres with saws" which killed people by cutting them, and IIRC there was a kid/teen with a gun ...
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90s B-rated horror movie with a haunted house

I remember watching a movie when I was around 6-8 (1990 - 1992) in Brazil, what makes the film has benn released probably around 3 years before at least. In this movie there was this house that was ...
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B-rated horror movie with a character who has no arms and is like a worm person

I'm looking for a B-rated horror movie possibly named "Freaks", but I can't find it by Googling it. One character has no arms and is like a worm person. I only saw it once but the worm guy is always ...
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Late 90’s horror novel, misleading (biological themed) title and mature content

I’m looking to identify a novel I looked at around the years of 1995 to 1998. The book may have been written before that, but the mass-market paperback appeared to be brand new. I have the ...
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Movie about a ship flying into a black hole and cannibalism

I believe it is a horror or a thriller perhaps. The movie is a bunch of entries from the crew. The story is that a ship with a crew on board flies into a black hole, something like point of no return ...
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Short story, horror, doctor hypnotises his patient, convinces her to kill herself, realises he has locked himself in with a dead body

This was a story I read when I was young, I remember it being a short story and in an anthology. It would have been floating around our house in the 90's but is probably much older. I remember at ...
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Movie about a boy that becomes small and befriends insects

I think it's an older movie where a small boy becomes small and he befriends some creatures, and there's this spider woman who becomes his friend. He asks someone not to kill them.
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80s movie about a monster in the toilet trying to pull you in

My dad told me about a monster movie that he watched when he was young (1980s). He said the movie had this monster where it comes from the toilet. It's like this this hand comes out of the toilet and ...
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90s (?) movie with 3 story lines, one about a boy with powers, another about time travel to Nazi Germany, and lastly about a man in a retirement home

An old movie with multiple story lines, possibly from the 90's. A boy meets a teacher at a store or cafe and when leaving she accidentally hits his bicycle and take him to his home. Later she finds ...
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Movie about a ghost playing a piano while the protagonist sleeps, then honking the horn of his car

I remember watching a movie where the protagonist at his home, hears his piano playing and comes to know that a ghost plays his piano. He gets terrified and runs out of his home to a bar and then ...
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Creature Horror Movie about Mermaids

This is going to be a tough one. I apologize in advance for knowing no more of this movie than a TV trailer. Some time between 2010 and 2016, I saw an announcement for a creature horror movie ...
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Sci-fi film with humans with blades for hands [duplicate]

A few years ago, I watched a sci-fi movie, but I forgot the title, and I only remember a few things about it: It takes place in the future. Human things with blades on their hands come out from a ...
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Manga about a stream of time which kills people who are immortal

So I read this manga years ago, back around 2009/10? The main character, a girl who's a student gets whisked away by something, from what I remember it's a river of time. She's in the future(?) and ...
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Brief movie scene with a man being drilled in the head [closed]

I saw a brief movie clip (in color) of a man bound to a chair or table (vague recollection) being slowly drilled in the head by a fairly large bore drill bit. I do know that I saw this in the early 80’...
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Looking for the title of a horror short story about restaurant

I read it in a horror anthology a while ago. I don't remember too much of it, but it was about an upscale restaurant which only served limited plates for regulars who would disappear once in a while, ...
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Movie about a diver that finds and raises creature after being attacked in the ocean

So this movie starts off with an expedition to really deep in the sea. The diver/scientist lady gets attacked in the depths by something kinda resembling a giant black squid. After she's pulled back ...
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Sci-fi horror short story about explorers on a Lovecraft-inspired asteroid

First, it is NOT "The Color Out of Space" I'm looking for, but it takes its influence from Lovecraftian themes. I remember reading it in an anthology containing Lovecraft-inspired horror (similar to ...
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Story I read in an EC Vault of Horror/Tales From The Crypt style comic book

I remember reading an issue of a Vault of Horror/Tales From The Crypt type comic in the late 70s/the early 80s, and one story stuck with me and I am trying to track it down. The story centers around ...
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Looking for YA horror anthology book, late 90's, early 2000's

I'm actually looking for the name of a particular story in this anthology. I was around 12-15 when I first stumbled across it, and to my knowledge it was popular at the time. I've been through all ...
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Movie with spider aliens?

I remember watching this weird/freaky movie when I was a kid (maybe like 7-8, so perhaps around 7-ish years ago, give or take). I don’t remember a whole lot but from what I do remember is that it was ...
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A tv series with a meteorite

Recently, someone told me about a series where a meteorite hits the earth. When a team goes to investigate it, they find out that the plants around the impact have mutated. After a while the team ...
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Horror comic about a vampire in space on a (possible) generation ship

In the 1970s or early 1980s, I remember reading a horror comic from a rack in a grocery store. I don't even remember the publishing company's name, unfortunately. It may have been one of several ...
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Movie about underground creatures

I don't quite remember much about the movie, i know it came out a while ago but the most i remember about the plot is and earthquake causes creatures from underground to attack residents of a city ...
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I read a science fiction horror western romance novel about 40 years ago

It was set in the (US) wild west, but had a foreboding house. There was a cowboy and I'm pretty sure there was an alien. I don't remember why I keep thinking it was written like a gothic romance ...
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Illustrated horror book with several paths to follow

When I was a kid, I had this illustrated book set in an horror/fantasy/sci fi genre, where each page was a large, detailed illustration with some story notes on the left and right margins (or maybe ...
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Horror Manga about an (web)app that ends up killing people

I read a manga about a female transfer student that befriends the most popular girl in class, a site on her phone appears and it asks which student would the person most like to die. Thinking that it ...
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Movie with 4 Teens Near a Haunted Place?

Looking for a movie I saw glimpses of. Four teens (I'm pretty sure three male and one female) are near a haunted place. The first glimpse I saw, was they were all standing in front of a big mountain....
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Horror ghost movie with people trapped in a house

I watched this movie as a child, and I would like to watch it again. These people are trapped in a house and there is a box full of heads that was supposed to stay buried so the spirits wouldn’t ...
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Identify black and white comedy/horror comic from 90s: Students being killed on campus

Intrepid female reporter and hapless male photographer side-kick investigate mysterious goings on at college campus. A mysterious figure is murdering students (the killer wants the pituitary gland ...
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Please identify this weird 80's sci fi movie with house containing monster

I came upon this movie years ago on late night TV. Here's what I remember: A house. An orange backdrop. A teenage boy with dark hair and a girl, trying to escape the house. There is a monster inside. ...
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Story by a traveler who goes town to town eating interesting meals

Inn in each town has an interesting name pertaining to those who travel, i think (am almost positive!) the last Inn was named "The Rest of the Traveler". The author relates his experience, almost as ...
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Cant figure out what movie this is, Its not “Night of the Demons”

Seen this movie a long while back when i was a kid & i want to re-watch it but i cant figure out the actual name. I've looked it up before but its not "Night of the Demons". Its similar but ...
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Help identify movie wih Alien sex/ rape scene from 80s?

All I can remember is watching this movie when I was younger an a specific scene. Woman being chased by alien/humanoid/monster in a dark underground parkade, monster gets her and shoves his tongue ...
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Identify a movie about people melting in a room

I remember watching this movie in around 2005 or older. It's in English and subbed to my country's language. It's in color. It genre is probably Horror and SciFi. I vaguely remember the plot but I'll ...
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What is this trapped-house film? [closed]

I vaguely recall a film where a group of people were trapped in a house. In the beginning they awake in a foyer in front of a massive metal door. They try to break through; but the metal holds. In ...