Poltergeist(1982) Directed by:Tobe Hooper Written by: Steven Spielberg Starring:Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Beatrice Straight Genre:Horror/Thriller Plot:A family’s home is haunted by a host of ghosts. Quote:“They’re here…”
Bride of Frankenstein(1935) Directed by:James Whale Starring:Colin Clive, Boris Karloff. Elsa Lanchester, Ernest Thesiger, Una O’Connor Genre:Horror/Drama Plot:Mary Shelley reveals the main characters of her novel survived: Dr. Frankenstein (goaded by an even madder scientist) builds his monster a mate. Quote:“Now I know what it feels like to be God!”
Young Frankenstein (1974) Directed by:Mel Brooks Starring:Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn, Teri Garr, Peter Boyle, Cloris Leachman Genre:Comedy/Horror Plot:Dr. Frankenstein’s grandson, after years of living down the family’s reputation, inherits granddad’s castle and repeats the experiments. Quote:“Uttin’ on the Iiittz!”
The Wolf Man (1941) Directed by:George Waggner Starring:Claude Rains, Warren Willam, Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney Jr. Genre:Horror/Comedy/Drama Plot:A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist. Quote:“Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night, may become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms and the autumn moon is bright.”
Misery(1990) Directed by:Rob Reiner Starring:James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth Genre:Thriller Plot:A famous novelist is "rescued" from a car crash by an obsessed fan. Quote:“He didn't get out of the COCKADOODIE CAR!” Based on a novel by Stephen King Best Actress Academy Award – Kathy Bates
Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1999) Directed by:Tim Burton Starring:Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Jeffrey Jones, Christopher Walken Genre:Horror/Fantasy/Mystery Plot:Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of 3 people with the culprit being the legendary apparitions, the Headless Horseman. Quote:“Watch your heads!”
Invisible Man(1933) Directed by:James Whale Starring:Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan, Una O’Connor Genre:Horror/Comedy/Drama Plot:A Scientist finds a way of becoming invisible, but in doing so, he becomes murderously insane. Quote:“You can’t catch me!”
The Sixth Sense (1999) Directed by:M. Night Shyamalan Starring:Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette Genre:Drama/Mystery/Thriller Plot:A boy who communicates with spirits that don’t know they are dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist. Quote:“I see dead people”.