Quest: Horror / Monster Movies

Broken out by category (not by priority) are the horror / monster movies I have on my watchlist. The ones with stars preceding the movie name are ones I’ve seen, with a general idea as to how much I enjoyed them (or not).

Universal Monsters

(Primary Interests)

*** Dracula (1931)
*** Frankenstein (1931)
The Mummy (1932)
*** The Invisible Man (1933)
The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
Werewolf of London (1935)
Dracula’s Daughter (1936)
******* The Wolf Man (1941)
The Mummy’s Tomb
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man
Phantom of the Opera
Son of Dracula
The Mummy’s Curse
House of Dracula
Creature from the Black Lagoon

(Secondary Interests)

Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932)
Island of Lost Souls
The Black Cat (1934)
The Raven (1935)
Son of Frankenstein (1939)
Tower of London
The Invisible Man Returns
The Mummy’s Hand
The Invisible Woman
The Monster and the Girl
Man-Made Monster
The Ghost of Frankenstein
Invisible Agent
Revenge of the Creature

Christopher Lee Dracula Films

Horror of Dracula (1958)
The Brides of Dracula {though Dracula, and thusly Lee, does not appear}
Dracula: Prince of Darkness
Dracula Has Risen from the Grave
Taste the Blood of Dracula
Scars of Dracula
Dracula A.D. 1972
The Satanic Rites of Dracula
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires

Universal Monster Universe in the 2000s

** Van Helsing (2004)
The Wolfman (2010)
Dracula Untold (2014)
*** The Mummy (2017)
The Invisible Man (2020)

Asian cinema

As there are horror movies (or movies some might consider horror) from Asian cinema that I want to see, I’m going to cover those on a separate page, especially as the lines are somewhat blurry between horror and thriller and I don’t want to have to make that distinction myself.