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The Samurai

The Samurai – original title Der Samurai – is a 2014 German fantasy horror film directed by Till Kleinert and starring Michel Diercks, Pit Bukowski, and Uwe Preuss. Plot Teaser A wolf strives through the woods around an isolated German village. Jakob… Read More ›

Horrorpedia Facebook Group

Open up your mind for everyone’s dissection and delectation! There is now a Facebook Group for Horrorpedia users/followers. Sign up and have your say about all things horror related! Post anything and everything about horror, sci-fi, cult and exploitation movies… Read More ›

Satan’s Slave – Indonesia, 1980

Satan’s Slave – original title: Pengabdi Setan (translation: “Devoted to Satan”) – is a 1980 Indonesian horror film directed by Sisworo Gautama Putra (Savage Terror; The Hungry Snake Woman) from a screenplay co-written with Naryono Prayitno and Imam Tantowi for Rapi Films. It stars Ruth Pelupessi, W.D. Mochtar and Fachrul Rozy. A… Read More ›

Night Tide – USA, 1961

Night Tide is a 1961 horror-thriller film, written and directed by Curtis Harrington and starring Dennis Hopper (Queen of Blood). The title was inspired by a line in Edgar Allan Poe’s poem ‘Annabel Lee‘. Harrington managed to persuade top Hollywood composer… Read More ›

The Spirit of the Beehive

The Spirit of the Beehive (Spanish: El espíritu de la colmena) is a 1973 Spanish drama film with strong fantasy and horror elements directed by Víctor Erice. The film was Erice’s debut and is considered a masterpiece of Spanish cinema. Made… Read More ›