Raat – India, 1992 – reviews

Raat – translation: “Night” – is a 1992 Indian Hindi supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Ram Gopal Varma (RGV). The movie stars Revathi, Jeethendra Reddy and Om …

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Raaz 3D (2012) reviews and overview

‘When desires turn evil…’ Raaz 3D (translation: “Secret 3D”) – aka Raaz 3 and Raaz 3: The Third Dimension – is a 2012 Indian Bollywood horror film directed by Vikram Bhatt (Raaz Reboot; Creature; 1920) …

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Ludo – India, 2015 – reviews

Ludo is a 2015 Bengali Indian horror feature film directed by Qaushiq Mukherjee and Nikon from a screenplay written by Mukherjee, based on a storyline they both devised; it stars Kamalika Banerjee, Joyraj Bhattacharya …

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Vaastu Shastra – India, 2004

Vaastu Shastra is a 2004 Indian Hindi horror film produced by Ram Gopal Varma aka RGV (Raat; Kaun? Bhoot; Phoonk) and directed by Saurab Narang from a screenplay by Charu Du Acharya. The term vastu …

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Pyasa Shaitan – “Thirsty Satan”, India, 1984

Pyasa Shaitan – which translates as “Thirsty Satan” is a 1984 Indian Hindi horror film directed by actor Joginder Shelly (Son of Dracula) who also stars. It also features Kamal Haasan (as the vampire), Madhu Malhotra, Shobha Lata …

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Alone – India, 2015

Alone is a 2015 Hindi Indian horror film directed by Bhushan Patel – who previously helmed hit Indian horror films 1920: Evil Returns and Ragini MMS – from a screenplay by Sheershak …

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Nagin – India, 1976 – reviews

Nagin (English translation: “Female Snake”) is a 1976 Indian Hindi horror fantasy film produced and directed by Rajkumar Kohli. It features a huge ensemble cast including Sunil Dutt, Reena Roy, Jeetendra, Feroz …

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Tahkhana – “Dungeon”, India, 1986

Tahkhana – aka तहखाना “Dungeon” – is a 1986 Bollywood Indian horror film directed by Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay (Darwaza). It is a tale about two sisters separated at birth and the …

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Dahshat – India, 1981

Dahshat – दहशत translation: “Scare” – is a 1981 Bollywood Indian Hindi horror film directed by Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay from a screenplay by producer Kumar Ramsay. The film stars Om Shivpuri, Nadira, Navin Nischol, Sarika, Narendranath, …

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Mallika – India, 2010 – reviews

‘The new face of beauty… and fear.’ Mallika is a 2010 Bollywood Hindi Indian supernatural horror feature film, produced and directed by Wilson Louis. The film was released on 3 September …

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Phoonk – India, 2008 – reviews

‘Be warned… be very very warned…’ Phoonk – translation: “Blow” – is a 2008 Indian Hindi horror film directed by Ram Gopal Varma (nicknamed RGV and also director of Raat; Kaun?; Bhoot) and produced …

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Pizza – India, 2014

‘Hot & haunted. Delivered!‘ Pizza – original title: पिज़्ज़ा – is a 2014 Indian 3D Hindi supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Akshay Akkineni. The movie stars Akshay Oberoi, Parvathy Omanakuttan, Dipannita Sharma Arunoday Singh, …

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Ragini MMS – India, 2011 – reviews

‘The scariest date movie’ Ragini MMS is a 2011 Bollywood found footage Indian horror feature film directed by Pawan Kripalani and produced by Jeetendra and Shobha Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms.  The film is inspired by the 2007 American supernatural …

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Hindi comic book covers

The following is just a selection of the Hindi comic book covers posted by Aeron Alfrety on his Monster Brains blog. Sadly, we have no details regarding the historic nature …

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Dracula 2012 – India, 2012 – overview

Dracula 2012 is an Indian Malayalam 3-D horror film directed by Vinayan, starring Sudheer Sukumaran, Prabhu, Monal Gajjar, Nassar, Shraddha Das and Thilakan. Portions of the film were shot in Bran Castle in Romania. It was released on 8 February 2013. The film was also …

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Bees Saal Baad – India, 1962

Bees Saal Baad (translation: “Twenty Years Later”) is a 1962 Indian horror film produced by Hemant Kumar, who also gave the music and sings some of the movie’s songs. The film was …

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