The Unblinking Eye: Diabolical Documentaries

The Unblinking Eye: Diabolical Documentaries

In this collection, we've netted some nightmarish non-fiction about serial sickos and other true-life terrors, and thrown in some incredible docs about your favorite horror films for bad measure.

Terrifying true tales of horror – and horror movie making.

Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror
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HORROR NOIRE traces an untold history of Black Americans through their connection to the horror film genre.

She Kills: A Shudder Original Podcast
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Hosted by horror icon Adrienne Barbeau, SHE KILLS is a podcast by, for and about women in horror.

AMC Visionaries: Eli Roth's History of Horror
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Director Eli Roth brings together the masters for an in-depth look at horror's roots.

King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen
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The true story of writer, producer, director, creator and all-around maverick, Larry Cohen.

AMC Visionaries: James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction
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Award-winning writer, director and producer James Cameron explores science fiction’s roots.

The Road Movie
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This is some of the craziest stuff you’ve ever seen.

AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics
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Robert Kirkman unveils the stories, people and events that have transformed the world of comic books.

Spookers
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At the southern hemisphere’s largest haunted house, a merry band of haunters do their worst.

Primal Screen
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In this Shudder Original, acclaimed filmmaker Rodney Ascher explores the pop culture that left dark impressions on us as children.

You're So Cool, Brewster! The Story of Fright Night
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This supersized horror doc explores the making and success of FRIGHT NIGHT 1 & 2.

Unearthed & Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary
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This documentary film is a detailed look into the making of PET SEMATARY, one of the most enduring cult-horror classics of our generation.

Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser Part 1
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A feature length documentary uncovering the history and the making Hellraiser

Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser Part 2
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A feature length documentary uncovering the history and the making Hellraiser

Killer Legends
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This horror-documentary investigates the origins of our most terrifying urban legends and the true stories that may have inspired them.

Lost Soul
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The bizarre true story behind the reviled 1996 adaptation of the H.G. Wells classic.

Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th
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From Mrs. Voorhees to Mr. Krueger, this delectable doc offers an in depth look at each entry in the FRIDAY THE 13th series.

Until the Light Takes Us
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The story of black metal; go behind the highly sensationalized media reports of "Satanists running amok in Europe" to examine the complex and largely misunderstood principles and beliefs that led to this rebellion against both Christianity and modern culture.

Best Worst Movie
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This doc tells the story of TROLL 2 and how it became “the best bad movie of all time.”

Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
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Explore the legacy of “dream demon” Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary.

Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!
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The story of the Australian exploitation genre cinema of 1970s and 80s.

Document of the Dead
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This documentary filmed on the set of DAWN OF THE DEAD profiles the great George Romero.

Faces of Death
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This notorious cult doc claims to show real footage of horrifying deaths.