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24 Horror Movies That Aren’t Too Scary

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Roger Ebert once mentioned, “To watch Nosferatu is to see the vampire movie earlier than it had actually seen itself.” This is Dracula before it turned cinematic legend; before Christopher Lee, before Gary Oldman, before Count Duckula. Though technically not Dracula in any respect – Bram Stoker’s estate refused to grant the production rights – it’s perhaps the quintessential incarnation of the Transylvanian vampire.

But there are creepy scares and gonzo gore by the bucketful, whereas Romero takes sly philosophical swipes at class and racial politics and senseless consumerism. A Day, a Land and a Diary would observe, but by no means quite reclaim these heights.

A German manufacturing – a lot of the creepy early silent had been German – it’s the story of a hypnotist who uses his powers to make someone commit homicide. The visuals in this are so … Read More

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