Obscure Horror Worth Checking Outby Gymnopedies | created - 16 Apr 2018 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
These are horror movies that I have seen that I would consider underrated an obscure, that I think are terrific, and would be considered to be great among by a many horror fan. There are many great hidden gems out there to be seen. These are worth checking out. Ranked in order.
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1. The Reincarnate (1971)
122 min | Horror
A wealthy lawyer with a short time to live hides a secret--he is the continuation of a line of "reincarnates", and his memory is an accumulation of their memories. He must find a successor ... See full summary »
2. They Have Changed Their Face (1971)
90 min | Drama, Horror
In this allegory on capitalism, director of a known car corporation invites one of his employees to his country villa to give him the good news. He just got promoted. However, the old man is not what he seems and promotion has a price.
5. Dead Leaves (1998)
80 min | Drama, Horror
Joey snaps when his girlfriend Laura dies. He takes her corpse from New York City to West Virginia. As she decomposes, he slips further into madness.
6. The Territory (1981)
100 min | Drama, Horror
A small group of well-to-do vacationers go on a hiking trip into the woods. Foolishly unprepared to deal with Mother Nature and their situation, they wander around lost for days and weeks, ... See full summary »
10. The Carrier (1988)
R | 99 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
The main character is stricken with a horrible disease, but it doesn't affect him. It spreads to every inamimate object that he touches, and then if another person touches the object, they ... See full summary »
11. Escape from Hell (2000 Video)
Unrated | 76 min | Horror, Drama
This movie is about a man who is a doctor call Dr. Eric Robinson, who thinks heaven and hell is about ur imaginations that ones memory which refleshs, so when one gets into coma or die and ... See full summary »
12. No Place to Hide (1981 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Amy is the Mannings only daughter. After the death of her rich father, she lives together with her stepmother. Recently she sees a man in black following her, waiting for her in her car, ... See full summary »
13. Till Death (1978)
80 min | Horror
A widower, visiting the crypt that holds the body of his wife, is accidentally trapped therein. That night, he finds that she seems to have been cataleptic, rather than dead, and frees her ... See full summary »
14. The Appointment (1981)
90 min | Horror
Walking through some woods a girl is seized by an unseen malevolent force. The authorities erect an iron fence around the woods. Later, another girl and her family are affected by the same force. First in dreams and then in more real ways.
15. Aswang (1994)
R | 82 min | Horror
A young, unwed, pregnant girl is made an offer she can't refuse. Marry a rich young man with a wealthy estate to please his dying mother, and she'll be well taken care of. What she doesn't ... See full summary »
19. Thirst (1979)
R | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
The descendant of Elizabeth Bathory is abducted by a cult of self-proclaimed supermen who achieve this state of superiority by drinking from the "blood cows" (read: people) kept at the "dairy farm", and they try to get her to join them.
20. Vampire in Venice (1988)
TV-MA | 97 min | Horror
Professor Paris Catalano visits Venice, to investigate the last known appearance of the famous vampire Nosferatu during the carnival of 1786.
21. Demons 6: De Profundis (1989)
R | 89 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A horror movie in production resurrects a witch called Levana, who is the main evil character in the movie. Levana tries to take over our world so that evil can be spread everywhere, but ... See full summary »
22. The Spider Labyrinth (1988)
Unrated | 120 min | Horror, Thriller
Alan Whitmore, a young American researcher, goes to Budapest to visit Professor Roth, with whom he collaborated on a secret project called "Intextus". Arrived in the Hungarian capital, Alan... See full summary »
23. Habit (1995)
Unrated | 112 min | Drama, Horror, Romance
It's autumn in New York. Sam has broken up with his girlfriend and his father has recently died. World-weary and sloppy drunk, he finds temporary solace in the arms of Anna, a mysterious ... See full summary »
24. The Iron Rose (1973)
TV-MA | 86 min | Fantasy, Horror
A young couple out for a walk decide to take a stroll through a large cemetery. As darkness begins to fall they realize they can't find their way out, and soon their fears begin to overtake them.
25. Bloodlust (1977)
90 min | Horror
A deaf and dumb accountant suffers from a psychic trauma in his childhood. He is collecting puppets and mutilates female bodies in the mortuary. After his secret love died by an accident he starts to kill.
26. Shadows of the Dead (2004)
R | 92 min | Horror, Drama
A woodland holiday turns into a hellish trip for a couple who discover a dead body among the branches. However, it transpires that the body is far from dead, and the couple are suddenly infected by a body-ravaging disease.
27. Il demonio (1963)
98 min | Drama, Horror
Purif, young peasant of the South Italy, is considered from the people a possessed one and a witch. All of the village is hostile to its activity magical and sorceress. The girl will be ... See full summary »
28. The Possession of Michael D. (1995 TV Movie)
105 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Michael and Jenny want to start to live together but the presence of a dark force begins to destroy their happiness forever. Everything seems to focus on Michael who has terrible nightmares... See full summary »
30. Girly (1970)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror
A wealthy, fatherless British clan kidnaps bums and hippies and forces them to participate in an elaborate role-playing game in which they are the perfect family; those who refuse or attempt escape are ritualistically murdered.
31. Malatesta's Carnival of Blood (1973)
Not Rated | 78 min | Horror
The Norris family get jobs working at a seedy old carnival as a cover for searching for their missing son who disappeared after visiting said carnival. Eccentric manager Mr. Blood turns out... See full summary »
32. Dance of the Damned (1989)
R | 82 min | Drama, Horror, Romance
A vampire follows his instincts to a strip joint where he focuses in on one of the performers. He picks her for his meal because she is contemplating suicide, but he wants to share her life... See full summary »
34. So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
X | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
A serial killer is on the loose. His victims are unfaithful wives and he always leaves compromising photographs at the crime scene.
35. Night of the Devils (1972)
Not Rated | 91 min | Horror, Mystery
The patriarch of a wealthy family fears that he will show up one day in vampire form. Should this happen, he warns his family not to let him back in his house, no matter how much he begs them.
38. Covenant (1985 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama, Thriller, Horror
A powerful family that controls the world's banks has made a deal with Satan to help the forces of evil take over the world. An underground group named The Judges bands together to try to stop them.
39. U.F.O. Abduction (1989 Video)
66 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
On a typical fall evening in 1983, a young man was videotaping his niece's 5th birthday party. As the night's strange occurrences took place, he kept his video camera running, recording the entire event.
41. Night of the Scarecrow (1995)
R | 85 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed... See full summary »
42. Bewitched (1981)
101 min | Crime, Horror
While possessed by an evil spirit, a man murders his daughter. A police detective investigating the case also becomes possessed. A good monk helps fight the evil spirit.
43. Fleisch (1979 TV Movie)
114 min | Horror, Thriller
A honeymooning couple stay at a hotel in New Mexico. It all seems normal until an ambulance pulls up and takes the husband away. The wife, with the help of a truck driver, finds the awful secret to the hotel and the ambulance service.
44. The Devil's Business (2011)
69 min | Horror
At the house of their target, two hit men bide their time waiting for the kill, only to find death already arrived in the shape of black magic, devilish spirits and the occult.
45. The Spirits of Jupiter (1984 Video)
106 min | Horror