Musallat “Haunted” – Turkey, 2007 – overview

Musallat – translation: “Haunted” – is a 2007 Turkish supernatural horror film directed by Alper Mestçi (Üç Harfliler: Beddua; Siccîn franchise; Üç Harfliler 3: Karabüyü) from a screenplay co-written with Güray Ölgü (Gen); it stars Burak Özçivit, Biğkem Karavus, …

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Siccîn 2 – Turkey, 2015 – overview

Siccîn 2 is a 2015 Turkish supernatural horror film directed by Alper Mestçi (Siccîn franchise and Musallat movies) from a screenplay co-written with Ersan Özer. The movie stars Bulut Akkale, Ece Baykal, and Reyhan Ilhan. …

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Siccîn 4 – Turkey, 2017

Siccin 4 – original title: Siccîn 4 – is a 2017 Turkish supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Alper Mestçi (Üç Harfliler 3; Musallat and sequel; Siccin franchise). It stars Merve Ateş, …

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Housewife – Turkey, 2017 – reviews

‘Family required sacrifice’ Housewife is a 2017 Turkish horror film directed by Can Evrenol (The Field Guide to Evil; Baskin; Turn Your Bloody Phone Off) from a screenplay co-written with Cem Özüduru. …

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Üç Harfliler 3 – Turkey, 2016 – overview

Üç Harfliler 3 [“The Boogeyman 3: Black Magic”] is a 2016 Turkish supernatural horror film written and directed by Alper Mestçi (Musallat; Musallat 2: Lanet; Siccin). It stars Özay Fecht, Merve Ateş, Yücel Tunca, Seda …

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Semum – Turkey, 2008 – reviews

Semum is a 2008 Turkish supernatural horror film written and directed by Hasan Karacadağ (Vampiria; D@bbe and its sequels; Magi). The movie stars Ayça Inci, Burak Hakki, and Cem Kurtoglu. Plot: Twenty-seven-year-old …

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Vampiria – Turkey, 2017 – overview

Vampiria is a 2017 Turkish supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Hasan Karacadag ((D@bbe and its sequels; Semum; Magi). The movie stars Murat Sevis, Sultan Köroglu Kiliç.

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Pterodactyl – USA, 2005 – reviews

‘Evil is in the air’ Pterodactyl is a 2005 American action horror feature film about prehistoric flying reptiles on the attack in modern times. Directed by Mark L. Lester (Poseidon …

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The Crossbreed – USA, 2017 – overview

The Crossbreed is a 2017 American supernatural horror film directed by Turkish director Biray Dalkiran (Cehennem 3D; The Abortion) from a screenplay co-written with Safak Güçlü, based on Dalkiran’s storyline. Plot: …

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2020 and upcoming horror

This update listing includes movies that were released theatrically in 2019 and are now getting a home viewing release. Plus movies coming in 2020 and beyond! Additions are added often. …

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The Ghoul – UK, 1975 – reviews

The Ghoul is a 1974 [released 1975] British horror feature film directed by Freddie Francis from a screenplay by John Elder [Anthony Hinds] and produced by his son, Kevin Francis …

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Free Horror Movies: S

Safe Word aka Safeword – USA, 2011 Sabina, a young woman with a dark past, wakes up in the dungeon of a masked predator. She’s been drugged on a blind …

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Free Movies: 1970s

The Dark – John ‘Bud’ Cardos, USA, 1979 Starring William Devane, Cathy Lee Crosby and Richard Jaeckel At night, the Mangler stalks the streets of Los Angeles, killing and mutilating random …

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Magi – Turkey, 2015

‘A curse. You’ve got 19 hours left. And then you die.’ Magi is a 2015 Turkish horror film written and directed Hasan Karacadağ (D@bbe and its sequels; Semum; Vampiria), who also co-produced with Loris Curci …

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Baba Yaga – folklore

“That’s not my mother’s voice I hear. I think that Baba Yaga’s near!” Baba Yaga is a recurrent figure in East European folklore, usually as a single entity though sometimes …

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Büyü aka Dark Spells – Turkey, 2004 – overview

Büyü aka Dark Spells is a 2004 Turkish horror film directed by Orhan Oğuz based on a screenplay by Şafak Güçlü and Servet Aksoy. It stars Ece Uslu, Özgü Namal, İpek Tuzcuoğlu, Okan Yalabık, Nihat İleri and Dilek Serbest. The film was a surprise box …

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Ghoul – folklore

A ghoul is a folkloric monster or evil spirit associated with graveyards and consuming human flesh, often classified as undead. The oldest surviving literature that mentions ghouls is likely One …

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Dracula in Istanbul – Turkey, 1953 – reviews

Drakula İstanbul’da (Dracula in Istanbul) is a 1953 Turkish feature film version of Bram Stoker’s original novel Dracula. The screenplay was based on a 1928 novel by Ali Riza Seyfi called Kazıklı Voyvoda (“Impaler Voivode”), …

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Şeytan – Turkey, 1974 – overview

Şeytan is a 1974 Turkish cult horror film, directed by Metin Erksan, featuring Canan Perver as a twelve year-old girl named Gul, living a high society life with her mother in Istambul, who becomes …

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