There are some movies you've got to see. These are Shudder Essentials.
Ken Russell’s twisted classic about a nun who accuses a priest of using witchcraft is one of the most controversial horror films of all time.
Ghosts of shipwrecked sailors return to a seaside village on the 100-year anniversary of their deaths.
In Sam Raimi's groundbreaker, group of college students unleash demons from the Sumerian Book of the Dead in an old cabin.
From master director Kathryn Bigelow, NEAR DARK is a vampire essential.
Horror master Tobe Hooper directs this tale of young couples trapped in a demonic funhouse! The scares keep on coming in this riveting horror film!
A couple must escape from a town of evil kids in this scary Stephen King adaptation.
Werner Herzog’s 1979 remake stars the ghoulish German actor Klaus Kinski.
Don Coscarelli’s beloved 1979 sci-fi horror classic returns in a new restoration.
A mute seamstress goes on a killing spree after being assaulted in Abel Ferrara’s classic.
In 19th century Russia, a seminary student is forced to spend three nights with the corpse of a beautiful young witch.
Horror icons Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee race to stop a prehistoric vampire.
A woman begins seeing mysterious ghostly figures following her after a car crash.
A young woman heads to a mysterious seaside town in search of her father, in one of the great cult gems of 70s horror.
What dark secrets does 13 year-old Rynn Jacobs hold? Jodie Foster stars in the classic chiller.
William Castle's gimmick-laden horror thriller is a fairground fun house come to life.
In this atmospheric classic, a professor (horror icon Christopher Lee) sends a student to Whitewood, Massachusetts, the site of 17th century witch burnings. Once there, she learns the satanic secrets that live on.
George Romero's original zombie classic introduced viewers to a new type of terror.
An amateur scientist uses the bodies of dead hookers to revive his dead girlfriend.
After murdering his entire family, a man marries a widow with a teenage daughter in another town and prepares to do it all over again in this classic thriller.
A rogue priest goes on a twisted spree to prevent the apocalypse in this horror comedy essential.
Bela Lugosi plays an evil witch doctor who commands zombies in this horror classic.
This still scary German silent is one of the most important horror films ever made.
F.W. Murnau's silent version of DRACULA is one of the greatest horror films ever made.
Billy's about to graduate, but Aunt Cheryl wants him all to herself in this twisted cult gem.
A vengeful witch returns to possess her descendant in Mario Bava's most famous film.
A group of teenage friends are found dead, their faces twisted in terror. Supposed victims of an urban legend about a cursed videotape.
After a zombie apocalypse, scientists attempt to reverse the reanimation process.
A puzzle box reveals a realm of sadistic monsters led by a being named Pinhead.
Two outcast sisters must deal with the tragic consequences when one of them is bitten by a werewolf.
An escaped killer returns home in John Carpenter's classic.
A group of friends are terrorised by a chainsaw wielding madman and his depraved family in this legendary horror.
In this gore classic, a woman inherits a hotel built over an entrance to Hell.