A rotating selection of frightening favorites handpicked by our curator and staff.
"House of Psychotic Women"
Celebrating 10 years of Kier-La Janisse’s seminal book, House of Psychotic Women.
There are some movies you've got to see. These are Shudder Essentials.
"Scariest Horror Movie Moments of All Time"
Frightful favorites as seen in Shudder Original Series, The 101 Scariest Horror Movie Moments of All Time
Shudder celebrates the Queer films and Queer creators with new visions and lasting impact on horror.
Explore an essential excerpt of the iconic Italian subgenre and its new school brethren.
These canonical chop-em-up's should be your first stop for classics of slasher cinema.
Gather round for the punchy, petrifying, pithy tales in Shudder’s selection of anthologies.
"Spotlight: Eloy de la Iglesia"
This Pride, Shudder celebrates the genre-spanning transgressions of Eloy de la Iglesia.
"New French Terror"
From freaky contemporary gems to the boundary pushing essentials of the New French Extremity, test your limits with horror highlights from France.
"A Woman's Touch"
We're honoring the most fearsome female directors and their gruesome, gripping films.
"Foundations of Horror"
Celebrate the superb, scary cinema that gave birth to film's most popular genre.
"The Unblinking Eye: Diabolical Documentaries"
Terrifying true tales of horror – and horror movie making.
Petrifying POV. Documentary dread. Found Footage gets you up close and personal with the terror at hand.
Wander the haunting landscapes of influential, beguiling genre, Folk Horror.
"Comedy of Terrors"
These chucklefests tickle your funny bone and fear receptors at the same time.
Forgo the formulas. Here are distinctive deaths and new school slashers you'll never see coming.
The vampire legacy is long, rich and red. Find vampires of all sorts in this collection.
It's a flesh-eating fiesta with your favorite zombie flicks from around the globe.
"Bad Genes & Killer Kids"
Hungry for hereditary horror featuring some very naughty boys & girls? Start here.
Here be monsters of every shape, size, and style - from silly to sexy to seriously scary.
We spent all night in the lab collecting stories of scientific experiments gone very wrong.
Cover the body horror basics in these gag-inducing stories of medical malevolence.
"The End is Nigh!"
It's the end of the world as we know it. Stay in and watch as the apocalypse approaches.
"Flesh Eating Frenzy"
Leg, breast, thigh? These cannibal stories can turn any meat-eater into a lifelong vegetarian.
Taboo tearing, boundary pushing horror from dangerous directors. Viewer beware.
What scary secrets lurk behind that "For Sale" sign? These tenants are about to find out.
"Hexes and Ooohs!"
Our cauldron's bubbling over with stories of wicked witches and horrifying hexes.
"Possessions: The Devil Made Me Do It!"
Have holy water handy for these disturbing tales of demonic possession.
These nightmarish ghost stories prove paranormal activity can happen anywhere.
"Full Moon Fever"
Where wolf? Right here. Howl at Shudder's selection of lycanthrope favorites.
Discover Regional Horror, made far from the Hollywood system with artistry, ingenuity & impact.
"Eco-Terror & Animal Attacks"
What goes around comes around for people who mess with Mother Nature.
"Into the Wild"
These scary stories of outdoor terror will have you rethink your next vacation.
In city-based horror, roaches, rats, and rent are the least of your problems.
"Chilling, Thrilling Sounds"
Hear fear in this collection of titles with the very best soundtracks on Shudder.
"Vengeance is Hers"
On the city streets. From beyond the grave. Female fury is a power unlike any other.
Staying in? Relate to these terror tales of confinement, quarantine, home invasion and more...
"The Family Table"
In the season of togetherness, Shudder gathers our most dysfunctional families.
"Human Monsters & Serial Killers"
The serial sickos in these scarily realistic stories could be your neighbor, family. Even you.
"The Unraveling Mind"
Try to keep it together during these twisted tales of deranged people in dire straits.
"School's Out... Forever"
Two plus two equals gore in these wretched tales of educational evil.