The Unblinking Eye: Diabolical Documentaries

The Unblinking Eye: Diabolical Documentaries

Terrifying true tales of horror – and horror movie making.

AMC Visionaries: Eli Roth
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.

Cursed Films
Cursed Films
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Cursed Films is a documentary series, which explores the myths and legends behind some of Hollywood’s notoriously "cursed" horror film productions.

Memory: The Origins of Alien
Memory: The Origins of Alien
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Take an in depth voyage into the sci-fi masterpiece ALIEN with the visionary filmmakers who created it.

Woodlands Dark and Days Bewitched: A History of Folk Horror
Woodlands Dark and Days Bewitched: A History of Folk Horror
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This acclaimed documentary is a mega text through the history of folk horror, exploring the rural roots, occult creeds and cultural lore that continue to shape international cinema.

Birth of the Living Dead
Birth of the Living Dead
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The story of how George Romero managed to pull off the greatest guerrilla shoot of all time.

All the Colors of Giallo
All the Colors of Giallo
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A documentary on the intense and influential giallo genre.

Hail to the Deadites
Hail to the Deadites
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A documentary about the fans of the EVIL DEAD films.

In Search of Darkness: Part II
In Search of Darkness: Part II
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Building on the hit superdoc, Part II dives deeper into the iconic and eclectic ‘80s horror movies that changed the course of film history.

Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist
Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist
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In a striking documentary, William Friedkin explores the inspirations, production and legacy of THE EXORCIST.

Blood & Flesh: The Reel Life and Ghastly Death of Al Adamson
Blood & Flesh: The Reel Life and Ghastly Death of Al Adamson
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An engrossing document of the wild life and shocking death of low budget maverick and cult director, Al Adamson.

In Search of Darkness: A Journey Into Iconic 80s Horror
In Search of Darkness: A Journey Into Iconic 80s Horror
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An exploration of '80s horror movies and their impact through the perspective of the actors, directors, producers and SFX craftspeople who made them.

Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street
Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street
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Some have called it the 'gayest horror movie ever made!' But for the star of A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge, Mark Patton, it was anything but a dream come true.

She Kills: A Shudder Original Podcast
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.

Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror
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.

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

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

Primal Screen
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.

Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th
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.