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100 Favorite Movies- Mike Thorn

01. The Black Cat (Edgar G. Ulmer, 1934)

02. Prince of Darkness (John Carpenter, 1987)

03. The Unknown (Tod Browning, 1927)

04. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Tobe Hooper, 1974)

05. The Mummy (Karl Freund, 1932)

06. Halloween Halloween II (Rob Zombie, 2007 / 2009)

07. Torso (Sergio Martino, 1973)

08. Frankenstein / The Bride of Frankenstein (James Whale, 1931 / 1935)

09. Loft (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2005)

10. A Bay of Blood (Mario Bava, 1971)

11. The Wolf Man (George Waggner, 1941)

12. Corridors of Blood (Robert Day, 1958)

13. The Curse of the Werewolf (Terence Fisher, 1961)

14. Faust (F. W. Murnau, 1926)

15. Opera (Dario Argento, 1987)

16. Revenge of the Creature (Jack Arnold, 1955)

17. L'Inferno (Francesco Bertolini, Adolfo Padovan and Giuseppe de Liguoro, 1911)

18. The Addiction (Abel Ferrara, 1995)

19. The Ghost of Yotsuya (Nobuo Nakagawa, 1959)

20. Night of the Demon (Jacques Tourneur, 1957)

21. God Told Me To (Larry Cohen, 1976)

22. Corruption (Robert Hartford-Davis, 1968)

23. The Boston Strangler (Richard Fleischer, 1968)

24. Island of Lost Souls (Erle C. Kenton, 1932)

25. Witchfinder General (Michael Reeves, 1968)

26. Signs (M. Night Shyamalan, 2002)

27. White Zombie (Victor Halperin, 1932)

28. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Rouben Mamoulian, 1931)

29. The Fall of the House of Usher (Jean Epstein, 1928)

30. The Haunted Palace (Roger Corman, 1963)

31. The House by the Cemetery (Lucio Fulci, 1981)

32. The Hunger (Tony Scott, 1983)

33. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (Roy William Neill, 1943)

34. Hostel / Hostel, Part II (Eli Roth, 2005 / 2007)

35. Love Massacre (Patrick Tam Kar-Ming, 1981)

36. The Phantom Carriage (Victor Sjöström, 1921)

37. Matango (Ishirō Honda, 1963)

38. Son of Frankenstein (Rowland V. Lee, 1939)

39. The Mask of Medusa (Jean Rollin, 2009)

40. Psycho (Alfred Hitchcock, 1960)

41. Murders in the Rue Morgue (Robert Florey, 1932)

42. Bride of Chucky (Ronny Yu, 1998)

43. Violated Angels (Kōji Wakamatsu, 1967)

44. House of Wax (André De Toth, 1953)

45. The Seventh Victim (Mark Robson, 1943)

46. Day of the Dead (George A. Romero, 1985)

47. The Body Snatcher (Robert Wise, 1945)

48. The Case of the Bloody Iris (Giuliano Carnimeo, 1972)

49. Personal Shopper (Olivier Assayas, 2016)

50. My Soul to Take (Wes Craven, 2010)

51. Vampyr (Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1932)

52. Slumber Party Massacre II (Deborah Brock, 1987)

53. At Midnight I’ll Take Your Soul (José Mojica Marins, 1964)

54. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (David Lynch, 1992)

55. The Return of the Living Dead (Dan O'Bannon, 1985)

56. The Raven (Lew Landers, 1935)

57. Targets (Peter Bogdanovich, 1968)

58. Halloween III: Season of the Witch (Tommy Lee Wallace, 1982)

59. The Mutations (Jack Cardiff, 1974)

60. The Slumber Party Massacre (Amy Holden Jones, 1982)

61. Demon Seed (Donald Cammell, 1977)

62. The Evil of Frankenstein (Freddie Francis, 1964)

63. Exorcist II: The Heretic (John Boorman, 1977)

64. The Exorcist (William Friedkin, 1973)

65. The Tingler (William Castle, 1959)

66. A Page of Madness (Teinosuke Kinugasa, 1926)

67. I Was a Teenage Werewolf (Gene Fowler Jr., 1957)

68. Humanoids from the Deep (Barbara Peeters, 1980)

69. Werewolf of London (Stuart Walker, 1935)

70. The Fly (Kurt Neumann, 1958)

71. Invisible Ghost (Joseph H. Lewis, 1941)

72. Cannibal Holocaust (Ruggero Deodato, 1980)

73. The Last House on Dead End Street (Roger Watkins, 1977)

74. Carrie (Brian De Palma, 1976)

75. The Devil Bat (Jean Yarbrough, 1940)

76. Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (Joseph Zito, 1984)

77. Fear Chamber (Jack Hill and Juan Ibáñez, 1968)

78. The Invisible Ray (Lambert Hillyer, 1936)

79. Vampyros Lesbos (Jesús Franco, 1971)

80. Eyes of a Stranger (Ken Wiederhorn, 1981)

81. The Man Who Changed His Mind (Robert Stevenson, 1936)

82. Demons (Lamberto Bava, 1985)

83. Voodoo Man (William Beaudine, 1944)

84. Psycho III (Anthony Perkins, 1986)

85. The Last Man on Earth (Ubaldo B. Ragona and Sidney Salkow, 1964)

86. Blind Beast (Yasuzô Masumura, 1969)

87. Effects (Dusty Nelson, 1980)

88. The Man They Could Not Hang (Nick Grinde, 1939)

89. Howling II (Philippe Mora, 1985)

90. King Kong (Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack, 1933)

91. I Spit on Your Grave (Meir Zarchi, 1978)

92. Haze (Shinya Tsukamoto, 2005)

93. Psycho II (Richard Franklin, 1983)

94. Friday the 13th (Sean S. Cunningham, 1980)

95. Organ (Kei Fujiwara, 1996)

96. Xtro (Harry Bromley Davenport, 1982)

97. Bride of the Monster (Edward D. Wood Jr., 1955)

98. The Carpenter (David Wellington, 1988)

99. Ginger Snaps (John Fawcett, 2000)

100. Phantasm (Don Coscarelli, 1979)

Bio
Mike Thorn is the author of the short story collection Darkest Hours. His fiction has appeared in numerous magazines, anthologies and podcasts, including Dark Moon Digest, The NoSleep Podcast, Turn to Ash and Tales to Terrify. His film criticism has been published in MUBI Notebook, The Film Stage, The Seventh Row, Bright Lights Film Journal and Vague Visages. He completed his M.A. with a major in English literature at the University of Calgary, where he wrote a thesis on epistemophobia in John Carpenter’s Prince of Darkness. Visit his website (mikethornwrites.com) or connect with him on Twitter (@MikeThornWrites).

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