This ever-growing horror subgenre needs its own page! Here’s a list of every holiday horror movie I can think of—with links to any I’ve blogged about, starting with my blog for horror anthology HOLIDAYS(2016), the film that sums it all up.
And of course, my calendar begins with the most important horror holiday of all.
ABANDONED MINE (2012)
Halloween in an old mine with…who knows what? My blog here.
All these guys wanted to do was party on Halloween, but instead, they are terrorized by aliens that want to melt them into puddles of goo. My blog here.
ALL HALLOWS’ EVE (2007)
Kids at a Halloween party tell scary stories in this anthology. My blog here.
ALL HALLOW’S EVE (2013)
Halloween horror anthology! I blog about it here.
ALL HALLOWS’ EVE 2 (2015)
The Halloween anthology is back…without the clown. My blog here.
ALL HALLOW’S EVE: OCTOBER 3OTH (2015)
The holiday is kind of irrelevant…as is everything else in the movie. My blog here.
ALL SAINTS EVE (2015)
A group of kids get trapped in a Halloween haunted attraction and stalked by a killer with a scythe. I blog about the movie here.
ALL SINNER’S NIGHT (2014)
A chick looking for her brother investigates a cult on Halloween. Blog here.
AMERICAN FRIGHT FEST (2018)
An asylum, a Halloween haunted attraction, escaped convicts. Things are about to get real. My blog here.
AMERICAN HORROR HOUSE (aka: Sorority Horror House) (2012)
A sorority is transforming their house into a house of Halloween haunts. I blog about the movie here.
AS NIGHT COMES (2014)
Bad boys do bad things on mischief night. My blog here.
BABYSITTER MASSACRE (2013)
A killer stalks ex-babysitters? I look at the film here.
BAD APPLES (2017)
Two masked girls go around town killing anyone who doesn’t answer the door for trick-or-treaters. My blog here.
BALLAD IN BLOOD (2016)
The director of Cannibal Holocaust attempts Halloween horror. My blog here.
THE BARN (2016)
Halloween spirit abounds as a group of teens releases a trio of killer demons on Halloween night in this 80s throwback. My blog here.
A killer in a pumpkin mask slaughters teens left and right in Salem at Halloween time. My blog here.
BERKSHIRE COUNTY (aka: Tormented) (2014)
Babysitter on Halloween night plays cat and mouse with home invaders. I blog about the film here.
BLACK EVE (2010)
Beefy killer ruins Halloween at a mall. I blog about it here.
BLOOD FEST (2018)
Halloween at a horror festival. My blog here.
Halloween in an abandoned hospital…with Dee Wallace! I blog about it here.
How much boo can you stand on Halloween? My blog here.
BOYS IN THE TREES (2016)
A coming of age tale that’s sometimes supernatural, sometimes fantastical. My blog here.
The Halloween party only lasts for about 5 minutes, but the soon-to-be-killed cast in this Halloween night slasher is all dressed in costumes. My blog here.
CAESAR & OTTO’S PARANORMAL HALLOWEEN (2015)
The horror spoof series continues with this third installment.
THE CARETAKER (2008)
Halloween and Homecoming hit on the same night. That can’t be a good thing! I blog about the film here.
CARNAGE FOR THE DESTROYER (2006)
Not much Halloween spirit in this haunted attraction slasher. My blog here.
A traditional Halloween slasher plot. My blog here.
CEMETERY OF TERROR (1985)
Cheesy 80s zombie flick that takes place on Halloween. I blog about it here.
CHAOS A.D. (2016)
It’s Halloween night, and psycho bitches from hell are out for loads of blood.
THE CHILLING (1989)
Linda Blair takes on zombies on Halloween night. My blog here.
Critters that look like the Ghoulies come down to Earth and anally enter anyone they can on Halloween night, while a bunch of kids party at a bowling alley. I blog about the movie here.
CHUD II: BUD THE CHUD (1989)
Takes place on Halloween and I blog about it here.
CLEAVER: RISE OF THE KILLER CLOWN (2017)
A killer clown with a cleaver is on the loose on Halloween night. My blog here.
CLOWNS OF HALLOWEEN (2019)
A short clown slasher Halloween anthology. I blog about it here.
THE COVEN (2015)
Girls head into the woods for a witchy night on Halloween. My blog here.
CREEPY CAMPFIRE STORIES (2015)
Campfire stories on Halloween in this anthology film. My blog here.
DARK WALKER (2003)
Killer at a haunted attraction and I blog about it here.
DEAD END 2 (2017)
In the first film he was a Valentine’s slashers…will he feel the love on Halloween? My blog here.
DEL PLAYA (2015)
The classic Halloween killer formula gets a character focused twist. My blog here.
DEVIL’S NIGHT (2007)
Danielle Harris is back in Halloween slasher land. I blog about it here.
DEVIL’S NIGHT (2015)
Bad boys get treated badly on Halloween Eve. My blog here.
DON’T LOOK IN THE CELLAR (2008)
Low-budget slasher that takes place in an old asylum on Halloween. Blog here.
Not every story is Halloween themed in this anthology, but the wraparound is. My blog here.
EXIT 101: HALLOWEEN PARTY MASSACRE (2011)
Zombies at an outdoor Halloween party. I blog about it here.
ERNEST SCARED STUPID (1991)
Classic that’s fairly scary for a family movie.
THE FEAR: HALLOWEEN NIGHT (1999)
A Haloween sequel to a non-Halloween first film! I blog about it here.
A Halloween hayride turns into a day of being chased by the undead in the woods. I blog about the film here.
FROM VENUS (2005)
This is a cheesy sci-fi/horror spoof with a “wraparound” about a guy reading a comic book on Halloween night. My blog here.
THE FUNHOUSE MASSACRE (2015)
No Halloween decorations in sight, but the whole film takes place in a funhouse on Halloween night. I blog about the film here.
A small town locks up all its doors on Halloween, for fear the goblin will come for their babies! I blog about the film here.
GRAVE HALLOWEEN (2013)
Halloween…in the woods? I blog about it here.
It’s what’s on the menu for Halloween. My blog here.
THE GUEST (2014)
Suspense thriller loaded with Halloween spirit. My blog here.
Guy takes on his satanic grandfather. I blog about it here.
Halloween stoner slasher comedy! I blog about it here.
The brother of all Halloween horror killers. I look at the possible plot paths to the series here.
ROB ZOMBIE’S HALLOWEEN
HALLOWEEN AT AUNT ETHEL’S (2018)
Halloween sex comedy horror! My blog here.
HALLOWEEN MIND MASSACRE (2018)
Stomach aliens and demons collide on Halloween. My blog here.
The Polonia brothers do a scarecrow horror flick. I blog about it here.
HALLOWEEN NIGHT (2006)
Murders at a Halloween party! I blog about it here.
HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH (1982)
The Halloween horror flick that broke the Michael Myers rules. I blog about it here.
HALLOWEEN HELL (2014)
A big muscular red demon makes could television on a Halloween night reality show! I look at the movie here.
HALLOWEEN PUSSY TRAP KILL! KILL! (2017)
All-girl punk band kidnapped by a psycho on Halloween. My blog here.
HALLOW’S EVE (2013)
Danielle Harris and Tiffany Shepis at a haunted attraction! I blog about it here.
HALLOWS EVE (2016)
A gang of kids finds some serious trouble with a gang of masked goons on Halloween night. My blog here.
THE HALLOWEEN STORE ZOMBIE WEDDING MOVIE (2016)
What can go wrong when a zombie wedding party gets locked in a Halloween store on October 31st? My blog here.
HAPPY HELL NIGHT (1992)
College kids fall victim to a demonic killer. I blog about it here.
THE HARVESTERS (2017)
This one should have focused more on the horror. I blog about why here.
HAUNTED MAZE (2013)
Killer clown…borm on October 31st…working at a haunted attraction on Halloween. What couldn’t go wrong? My blog here.
College kids run a haunted attraction…at a place where someone was killed years before. I cover the film here.
An escaped prisoner heads to a haunted attraction. I blog about it here.
Gay guys are stalked and killed on Halloween night. I blog about the movie here.
HELL FEST (2018)
It takes place at Halloween time, but it’s hard to tell. My blog here.
HELL HOUSE LLC (2015)
Haunted attraction found footage. I blog about this unnerving film here.
An emotional pregnant girl experiences the horror of children on Halloween. I blog about the film here.
A home invasion slasher on Halloween Eve. Blog here.
HOCUS POCUS (1993)
A Halloween classic no matter what your age!
HOLLAND ROAD (2015)
After a Halloween party a group of friends heads off to a haunted locale in the woods and come face to face with the legendary Pigman. My blog here.
THE HOLLOW (2004)
The Headless Horsemen brings some authenticity to the big night. I blog about the movie here.
THE HOLLOW (2015)
It has nothing to do with the Headless Horseman. My blog here.
HOLLOW GATE (1988)
A cackling killer with no mask. I cover the film here.
A Halloween movie horrorthon has dire consequences. My blog here.
HOTEL HELL (2012)
One story in this horror anthology takes place on Halloween. My blog here.
HOUSE OF FEARS (2007)
Kids face their fears in a haunted attraction. I blog about the film here.
HOUSE OF PURGATORY (2014)
Friends leave a Halloween party to hunt down a haunted attraction rumored to so terrifying you get paid if you make it to the end. My blog here.
HOUSE OF THE WITCH (2017)
Kids enter a witch’s house on Halloween. My blog here.
THE HOUSES OCTOBER BUILT (2014)
A found footage journey through haunted house attractions…and not much more. I blog about the movie here.
THE HOUSES OCTOBER BUILT 2 (2017)
They’re back for more…not sure why I joined them. My blog here.
I AM ZOZO (2012)
Halloween, a cabin in the woods, a Ouija board. Sounds like a party. My blog here.
IDLE HANDS (1999)
From the opening kill scene to the Halloween dance, this classic horror comedy celebrates the season perfectly. My blog here.
INTO THE DARK: THE BODY (2018)
The first film in a Hulu anthology. My blog here.
INVITATION TO HELL (1984)
Halloween in a Wes Craven film. This entire cheesy TV-movie is leading up to a big Halloween party. Susan Lucci is sure to get best costume prize. My blog (and a pic of Lucci) here.
Linnea Quigley takes on a killer with a plastic pumkin for a head. I cover the film here.
Scary killer with a pumpkin head. I blog about the film here.
JACK O’ SLASHER (2012)
Pumpkin head killer at a haunted attraction. I cover the film here.
JACK vs. LANTERNS (2017)
Definitely not your typical killer pumpkin head. My blog here.
Short full-length film about masked killer hacking up kids at a Halloween party. Blog here.
THE LADY IN WHITE (1988)
This is a creepy classic loaded with Halloween atmosphere in its first half. My blog here.
LATE FEE (2009)
Only the wraparound is Halloween themed in this anthology, but is video store throwback fun. My blog here.
THE LEGEND OF HALLOWEEN JACK (2018)
Killer scarecrow. My blog here.
A crazy infection is set loose on a police station on Halloween. My blog here.
LOST CREEK (2016)
Kiddie horror! Three children take on a monster in the woods on Halloween. My blog here.
THE MIDNIGHT HOUR (1985)
This made-for-TV flick is loaded with all kinds of monsters. I blog about it here.
MISCHIEF NIGHT (2013)
In this suspenseful film, a blind girl takes on home invaders. I blog about the film here.
MISCHIEF NIGHT (2014)
A babysitter has a totally unique experience with a killer on Halloween night. I cover the film here.
MR. HALLOWEEN (2007)
Is the old man who runs a haunted house using real body parts for his attraction?
MR. HUSH (2011)
Does it count if Mr. Hush doesn’t always kill on Halloween? I look at it here.
MURDER PARTY (2007)
A lonely dude chooses the wrong Halloween party to crash. I cover the film here.
A bunch of girls—and a gay guy—are chased around town by a creature on Halloween. My blog here.
THE NIGHT BEFORE (2017)
A trip to a Halloween party turns into an abduction. I blog about the film here.
THE NIGHT BEFORE HALLOWEEN (2016)
Despite the film focusing specifically on October 30th, there are very few signs of the holiday. My blog here.
NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
The ultimate Halloween demon franchise. I look at all the films in the series here.
NIGHT OF THE PUMPKIN (2010)
Can we ever have enough pumpkin headed killers on Halloween?
PATIENT SEVEN (2016)
This anthology film has only one Halloween tale, but it’s a goody. My blog here.
PAY THE GHOST (2015)
Nicholas Cage plays a father whose son disappears at a Halloween carnival. My blog here.
PLAN 9 (2015)
This remake of the Ed Wood classic takes place on Halloween night. My blog here.
THE PREDATOR (2018)
This installment of the franchise takes place on Halloween—complete with a kid using a Predator mask for trick or treating.
PRIMAL RAGE (1988)
Halloween doesn’t hit until the final act, but then we’re treated to an 80s music video Halloween slasher segment. My blog here.
THE PUMPKIN KARVER (2006)
A Halloween party in the middle of nowhere is the perfect plan for a pumpkin head killer. I blog about the movie here.
SAMHAIN: A HALLOWEEN HORROR MOVIE (2018)
Home invasion on Halloween night. My blog here.
SATAN’S LITTLE HELPER (2004)
A little boy unknowingly befriends a masked killer on Halloween. I blog about the film here.
THE SCAREHOUSE (2014)
Girls gone wild in a haunted attraction. I cover the film here.
SCARE ZONE (2009)
I give this haunted attraction flick a little love here.
6 DEGREES OF HELL (2012)
More haunted attraction horror fun, with demons and a massacre climax! My blog here.
SLEEPLESS NIGHTS (2016)
The wraparound features a girl and babysitter telling horror stories while carving a pumpkin. That counts for something, right? My blog here.
SLEEPY HOLLOW HIGH (2000)
The Headless Horseman is hacking off heads in Salem on Halloween. My blog here.
SPLASH AREA: NIGHT OF THE FREAKS (2012)
Clown horror-Halloween slasher-splatterfest-grindhouse mashup! I blog about this one here.
STABBED IN THE FACE (2004)
While at a Halloween party, kids decide it would be even more fun to visit the house that was once the scene of a brutal murder. My blog here.
TALES OF HALLOWEEN (2015)
More Halloween horror anthology treats. My blog here.
TALON FALLS (2017)
Kids take a wrong turn—on purpose!—to check out a haunted attraction. My blog here.
5 tales of terror that all take place on Halloween. My blog here.
The freaky clown from anthology All Hallow’s Eve gets his own full-length Halloween slasher. My blog here.
THE TERROR OF HALLOW’S EVE (2017)
A bullied kid invokes a revenge critter. My blog here.
TERRORTORY 2 (2018)
This anthology sequel isn’t totally Halloween themed, but several of the stories are. My blog here.
3: ALL HALLOWS EVE (2014)
Originally titles Voices from the Grave but retitled to exploit the first story, which is the only one of three that takes place on Halloween. My blog here.
3 DEAD TRICK OR TREATERS (2016)
Dialogue free anthology.
Rob Zombie tries his hand at Halloween again. My blog here.
TOWER OF TERROR (1997)
Steve Guttenberg takes on ghosts in this family film. I blog about it here.
Girls gone wild at a rave on Halloween. My blog here.
TRICK OR TREAT (1986)
Playing a heavy metal record backwards brings a killer to life. I blog about the film here.
THE TRICK OR TREATERS (2016)
Found footage Halloween.
TRICK OR TREATS (1982)
A buxom babysitter and a brat await an escaped mental patient. I blog about the film here.
TRICK ‘R TREAT (2007)
The ultimate Halloween horror anthology. I blog about it here.
TRUTH OR DARE (2017)
What could go wrong when you play the classic game in a haunted house on Halloween? Find out in my blog.
VARSITY BLOOD (2014)
Sounds like a cheerleader movie, but it takes place on Halloween! I blog about it here.
VOLUMES OF BLOOD (2015)
Four college students tell horror stories in a library on Halloween night. My blog here.
80s slasher spoof that takes place on the night of the Halloween pumpkin prom! My blog here.
WHEN GOOD GHOULS GO BAD (2001)
Christopher Lloyd becomes the king of the zombies in this family holiday favorite. I blog about it here.
THE WICKED ONE (2017)
Plenty of nods to plenty of the Halloween films in this one. My blog here.
THE WICKEDS (2005)
Not much focus on the holiday, but it does take place on Halloween. My blog here.
WITCHES’ NIGHT (2007)
It’s Halloween night, but this one takes place in the middle of the woods…with a coven of witch babes. I blog about the film here.
A lucky girl’s birthday party is on Halloween…and she gets a witch-hunting game as a gift! I look at the film here.
THE WITCHING (2016)
Campfire stories in the woods on Halloween. Blog here.
THE WITCHING SEASON (2015)
Although it’s a streaming “series,” these 5 short Halloween films are essentially a horror anthology if you watch them one right after the other. My blog here.
WITCH’S SABBATH (2005)
A coven of witch’s seduces and beheads cute guys on Halloween. My blog here.
BLOOD RAGE (1987)
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman does holiday horror and I blog about it here.
BUZZARD HOLLOW BEEF (2017)
Beef for Thanksgiving? My blog here.
GRANDMA WEREWOLF (2017)
There’s a hair in my turkey! My blog here.
THE GRANNY (1995)
A greedy family gathers at Granny’s for the holiday—and she turns into a demonic killer! My blog here.
HOME SWEET HOME (1981)
Body by Jake kills people, and I blog about it here.
INTO THE DARK: FLESH & BLOOD (2018)
Not the yummiest Thanksgiving dish on the horror menu. I take a look here.
KILLER PINATA (2015)
While it doesn’t celebrate with turkey, this one does take place on Thanksgiving weekend. My blog here.
No turkey in sight, but it takes place over Thanksgiving break. My blog here.
A killer turkey. And it only gets worse as we skip part 2 and go straight to part 3. I explain in my blog.
ALL THE CREATURES WERE STIRRING (2018)
An anthology of Christmas horror shorts. My blog here.
ALL THROUGH THE HOUSE (2015)
For the love of killer Santa movies! My blog here.
AMERICAN EXORCIST (2018)
A demon/possession movie is just what Christmas horror was missing. Does this one fit the bill? My blog here.
ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE (2017)
A zombie Christmas musical. My blog here.
Never go to an ATM machine after an office holiday party. My blog here.
A young boy on the hunt for his Christmas presents becomes trapped up in the attic with a creepy monster. My blog here.
Eric McCormack of Will & Grace takes his kids to a creepy cabin during a snowstorm and they attempt to enjoy the holidays. But are those ghosts of Christmas past going bump in the night?
BETTER WATCH OUT (2017)
Home Alone gone horror? I take a look here.
THE BIBLE BELT SLASHER: THE HOLY TERROR! (2013)
Killer escapes a mental institution on Christmas and doesn’t wear a Santa suit! My blog here.
BIKINI BLOODBATH CHRISTMAS (2009)
Take Debbie Rochon, Lloyd Kaufman, and this title and you can guess what kind of Christmas it’s going to be. I blog about the film here.
I cover the original and the remake here.
BLOOD BEAT (1982)
A Christmas samurai killer? My blog here.
BLOODY CHRISTMAS (2012)
An 80s action movie star plays Santa—and fantasizes about being very naughty.
It’s Christmas, and three bored girls are about to get the gift of a dead body. I blog about the film here.
THE BRAIN (1988)
Not an official Christmas horror, but the theme definitely carries through the end. My blog here.
A CADAVER CHRISTMAS (2011)
Low-budget Christmas zombie flick! I blog about it here.
CANNIBAL CLAUS (2016)
Title says it all…
THE CHICKEN PARTY (2018)
Not your ordinary Christmas party. My blog here.
CHRISTMAS BLOOD (2018)
Killer Santa done classic old school style. My blog here.
CHRISTMAS CRUELTY! (2013)
A serial killer plots to take out a group of friends as they gather for the holidays.
CHRISTMAS EVIL (1980)
Before Silent Night, Deadly Night, Santa slashed in this one, which I blog about here.
A CHRISTMAS HORROR STORY (2015)
William Shatner does a Christmas horror anthology! Blog here.
CHRISTMAS SLAY (2015)
College girls head to a lodge to be hacked up by a killer Santa. My blog here.
A CHRISTMAS TO DISMEMBER (2016)
A gay and his gaggle of hags are terrorized by a killer Santa in this holiday short. My blog here.
CHRISTMAS WITH COOKIE (2016)
Masked Santa takes on skeletons, aliens, and the abominable snowman. My blog here.
CHRISTMAS WITH THE DEAD (2012)
A zombie Christmas flick based on a story by horror author Joe R. Lansdale. I blog about it here.
DEAD BY CHRISTMAS (2018)
Killer in a Santa mask. My blog here.
DEADLY LITTLE CHRISTMAS (2009)
It stars Felissa Rose of Sleepaway Camp! I blog about the film here.
DISMEMBERING CHRISTMAS (2015)
Christmas killer…and it’s not Santa! My blog here.
DON’T KILL IT (2016)
A person-hopping demon at Christmastime. My blog here.
DON’T OPEN TILL CHRISTMAS (1984)
Someone’s killing Santa Claus in this one! I blog about it here.
THE ELF (2017)
Killer elf doll! My blog here.
Grizzly Adams takes on demonic Elves. I blog about it here.
When the killer elf actually possesses victims! My blog here.
FEEDERS 2: SLAY BELLS (1998)
Not the first time Santa has had to conquer aliens….
A game of Russian roulette goes horribly wrong, but that doesn’t stop the holiday festivities. My blog here.
GOOD TIDINGS (2015)
A homeless war vet is hunted by three killer Santas. I blog about the film here.
Isn’t it really one of the best Christmas creature features ever?
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (1972)
Sally Field in an early Christmas slasher! I blog about it here.
Killer snowman films! I blog about these campy horror flix here.
Christmas has never been so cruel. I look at this holiday home invasion flick here.
More holiday horror from the director of Trick ‘r Treat. My blog here.
KRAMPUS: THE CHRISTMAS DEVIL (2013)
A cop kidnapped as a child is convinced the culprit is Krampus. My blog here.
KRAMPUS: THE DEVIL RETURNS (2016)
Sequel to Krampus: The Christmas Devil. I blog about it here.
KRAMPUS ORIGINS (2018)
It could be the prequel to any of the numerous Krampus movie…but it shouldn’t. A look at the film on my blog.
KRAMPUS: THE RECKONING (2015)
A little girl’s “imaginary” friend is Krampus. Blog here.
KRAMPUS UNLEASHED (2016)
Sequel to Krampus: The Reckoning. My blog here.
LADY KRAMPUS (aka: Mother Krampus 2) (2016)
No Krampus, but a killer in a lady mask for Christmas. my blog here.
LAKE ALICE (2017)
Christmas at a house in the woods during a snowstorm. What could go wrong? My blog here.
LET’S KILL GRANDPA (THIS CHRISTMAS) (2017)
The title of this dark comedy says it all, but I still said more. My blog here.
MASSACRE ON AISLE 12 (2016)
The last thing you need during the Christmas rush is a dead body on aisle 12… My blog here.
MERCY CHRISTMAS (2017)
How about a little torture with your eggnog? I blog about the film here.
MRS. CLAUS (2018)
Finally, Mrs. Claus gets to make a killing on Christmas. My blog here.
MOTHER KRAMPUS (2017)
You better be good for mother’s sake. My blog here.
THE NIGHT SITTER (2018)
While Christmas is not the focus, the house the babysitter works at is covered in Christmas lights in this fun flick. My blog here.
NIGHT TERRORS (2013)
VHS horror throwback anthology with one Christmas story. I blog about it here.
ONCE UPON A TIME AT CHRISTMAS (2017)
Another killer Santa, but this time he’s brought Mrs. Claus along. My blog here.
ONE HELL OF A CHRISTMAS (2002)
All an ex-con wants for Christmas is to see his son. Demons have another plan….
The hottest toy of the season takes on a life of its own. My blog here.
PRIME EVIL (1988)
Satanic priests hunt for a virgin sacrifice in a sea of sluts at Christmastime. My blog here.
PSYCHO SANTA & SATAN CLAUS
2-on-1 bottom of the bargain bin holiday horror.
Such a great and brutal flick about a chick caught in a parking garage with a crazed crush for the holidays.
RARE EXPORTS: A CHRISTMAS TALE (2010)
I blog about this unique and bizarre Santa horror flick here.
RED CHRISTMAS (2014)
Good tidings of torture porn! I blog about the film here.
RED CHRISTMAS (2017)
Nothing like an abortion slasher to make you feel all warn and fuzzy inside this holiday season. My blog here.
A trip to Christmas dinner becomes a night of terror on a desolate road for a couple. My blog here.
SAINT NICK (2010)
One of my favorite Santa slashers. I cover it here.
SANTA CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS (1964)
Mustached daddy Martians in tight clothes kidnap Santa. I blog about this cult classic starring a young Pia Zadora here.
SANTA CLAUS VS. THE ZOMBIES (2010)
Bottom of the barrel Christmas zombie flick. I blog about it here.
SANTA CLAWS (1996)
B-queen Debbie Rochon stars—and this time, Santa is stalking a porn star.
SANTA’S SLAY (2005)
Muscle bound wrestler Goldberg is the killer Santa in this horror comedy, which I blog about here.
SEASON’S GREETINGS (2015)
Quick holiday horror anthology! My blog here.
SECRET SANTA (2015)
A Secret Santa exchange goes horribly wrong in this slasher comedy. my blog here.
SECRET SANTA (2018)
Who’s crazier, the killer or the family? My blog here.
SICK FOR TOYS (2018)
Some of the best Christmas gifts don’t need batteries… My blog here.
SILENT NIGHT, BLOODY NIGHT
SILENT NIGHT, BLOODY NIGHT: HOMECOMING
I cover the original and the nicely done remake here.
SILENT NIGHT, BLOODY NIGHT 2: REVIVAL (2015)
Sequel to the 1972 film. My blog here.
SILENT NIGHT, BLOODY NIGHT (2011)
Not related to the 1972 film in any way. My blog here.
SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT
One of the biggest holiday franchises! I cover the films here.
SILENT NIGHT (2012)
A remake or a re-imagining of Silent Night, Deadly Night? Either way, I blog about it here.
SILENT NIGHT, ZOMBIE NIGHT (2011)
Two cute cops take on zombies in this low-budget Christmas horror, which I cover here.
SLAUGHTER CLAUS (2011)
Santa and his bi-polar elf are coming to town.
SLAY BELLES (2015)
Three babes and Santa take on Krampus. My blog here.
A dude trapped in a bathroom by zombies during on office Christmas party. I blog about the film here.
TALES FROM THE CRYPT
The killer Santa Claus segment from the original 1972 movie was remade as the first episode of the 1989 series, and both are great.
TO ALL A GOODNIGHT (1980)
Another pre-Silent Night, Deadly Night killer Santa. I blog about it here.
THE TOYBOX (2005)
It’s hook for the holidays when a young woman brings her boyfriend home to meet her psycho family at Christmastime. My blog here.
TRAPPED ALIVE (1988)
It begins at a Christmas party, ends up at a cannibal dinner party. My blog here.
TWO FRONT TEETH (2006)
Leather-clad evil elves? Here is my blog about this low-budget indie.
X-MAS TALE (2005)
Bad kiddies are getting a lot worse than coal in their stocking this year. My blog about the film here.
One Christmas tale in this anthology. My blog here.
NEW YEAR’S HORROR
ALIEN PARTY CRASHERS (2017)
A gay kiss on New Year’s Eve…and a gay guy fighting back against aliens! My blog here.
BLOODY NEW YEAR (1987)
New Year’s Eve demon horror in the summer? Only in the 80s! I blog about it here.
DEAD OF WINTER (aka: Lost Signal) (2006)
A young couple does drugs at a party on New Year’s Eve and is then hunted by a killer on the way home. My blog here.
THE DEMON (2016)
It becomes New Year’s Evil Dead for a bunch of friends partying in a demonic house! My blog here.
THE EVE (2015)
Four friends trapped in a house on a remote island with a killer outside on New Year’s Eve. I blog about the film here.
Snowbound with ghosts on New Year’s Eve? I blog about the movie here.
LIFE BLOOD (2009)
A lesbian vampire New Year’s Eve party! I blog about the film here.
An accidental midnight murder turns into a gathering of backstabbers. My blog here.
MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT (2018)
A big bad masked killer and horny kids on New Year’s Eve? Now that’s a party. My blog here.
NEW YEAR NEW YOU (2018)
Girls get crazy at midnight. My blog here.
NEW YEAR’S EVIL (1980)
Pinky Tuscadero rings in a new wave New Year. I blog about it here.
SICKNESS HOUSE (2006)
A killer quarantine for the New Year! I blog about the movie here.
STEEL TRAP (2007)
A great midnight slasher! I blog about the movie here.
TERROR TRAIN (1980)
Jamie Lee Curtis being stalked by a masked killer…on a different holiday!
PRESIDENT’S DAY HORROR
PRESIDENT’S DAY (2010)
Abraham Lincoln stalks a black guy. Seriously! I blog about the movie here.
PRESIDENTS DAY (2016)
A whole bunch of zombie presidents celebrate their birthdays in this zombedy! I blog about the film here.
VALENTINE’S DAY HORROR
Zach Galligan of Gremlins and Waxwork is so obsessed with Cupid he’ll kill to have a date on Valentine’s Day. My blog here.
DEAD END (2014)
This one is both a Valentine’s Day slasher and a supernatural flick My blog here.
Stuck in an elevator on Valentine’s Day. My blog here.
LOVERS LANE (2000)
Where better to get your heart ripped out on Valentine’s Day? I look at this slasher here.
MY BLOODY VALENTINE
I look at the holiday classic and its remake here.
If you watch closely enough, this one takes place on Valentine’s Day. My blog here.
TALES FROM THE CRYPT
It’s back! Along with the Santa story the original 1972 movie features a story in which Peter Cushing is sent nasty Valentines.
A masked killer wants David Boreanaz’s bod. I look at the film here.
VALENTINE DAYZ (2018)
A zombie outbreak really screws up a romantic evening. My blog here.
X-RAY (aka: HOSPITAL MASSACRE) (1982)
Barbi Benton, the 80s, a hospital, and Valentine’s Day are reason enough for me to blog about this one here.
ST. PATRICK’S DAY HORROR
The ultimate St. Paddy’s franchise!
LEPRECHAUN: ORIGINS (2014)
It’s virtually impossible to consider this creature feature as part of the original franchise. There’s not even an attempt to connect it.
No killer Leprechaun, but it takes place on St. Patrick’s Day. I blog about the film here.
RED CLOVER (2012)
Creature feature fun with Billy Zane. I blog about it here.
UNLUCKY CHARMS (2013)
This is one disaster of a leprechaun-themed film. I blog about it here.
APRIL FOOL’S DAY HORROR
APRIL FOOLS (2007)
Urban holiday horror! My blog about this slasher here.
APRIL FOOL’S DAY (1986)
An 80s slasher classic.
APRIL FOOL’S DAY (2008)
No one will ever consider this mess a “remake.” My blog here.
BLOODY APRIL FOOLS (2013)
April Fools’ Day killer…in December? I explain in my blog about the film.
I’M JUST FUCKING WITH YOU (2019)
A crazed killer at a hotel on April Fool’s Day. My blog here.
SLAUGHTER HIGH (1986)
A killer in a jester costume terrorizes a high school reunion on April Fool’s Day. My blog here.
BEASTER DAY (2014)
Creature feature spoof. I blog about it here.
The Bunnyman movies don’t take place on Easter, but it’s a guy in a bunny costume killing people no matter how you slice it. I blog about them here.
BUNNY THE KILLER THING (2015)
A cabin in the woods…and a killer bunny that seriously wants to fertilize some eggs. My blog here.
Plenty of bunny…but where’s the blood? My blog about the film here.
CRITTERS 2 (1988)
Critter Easter eggs, a trip to church, a guy in an bunny costume. This sequel is a total Easter movie. I blog about the franchise here.
EASTER BUNNY BLOODBATH (2010)
You guessed it; crazed killer dressed as a bunny! My blog here.
EASTER BUNNY, KILL! KILL! (2006)
A highly offensive piece of Easter trash, I blog about it here.
EASTER CASKET (2013)
A hot priest after a killer bunny. Need I say more? Well I do in this blog.
EASTER SUNDAY (2014)
Horror comedy grindhouse exploitation flick about a killer in a bunny mask. My blog here.
A farmer turns into a bunny and kills people.
THE NIGHT BEFORE EASTER (2014)
Kids are stalked by a killer in a bunny costume in a storage facility. My blog here.
PETER ROTTENTAIL (2004)
Great title, and that’s all I’ve got to say about this one.
So good they skipped part 2 and made a part 3?
MEMORIAL DAY HORROR
MEMORIAL DAY (1999)
I blog about this Memorial Day slasher here.
MEMORIAL VALLEY MASSACRE (1989)
Kids preparing a camp for Memorial Day weekend are hunted by a caveman. I blog about the movie here.
MOTHER’S DAY HORROR
GOODNIGHT MOMMY (2014)
Is that any way to treat your mother? Doesn’t take place on Mother’s Day, but twin brothers definitely have something special in store for mommy…. My blog here.
Mother gets the gift of a CGI makeover in the ultimate story of mommy love.
MOTHER’S BOYS (1994)
While not officially a Mother’s Day movie, it’s all about Jamie Lee Curtis as the psycho mom! My blog here.
Take your pick, original or remake. I blog about the original here.
MOTHER’S DAY EVIL (2010)
Can we ever get enough of talking mommy corpses and their psycho sons? I blog about the movie here.
MOTHER’S DAY MASSACRE (2007)
This one starts out being all about a psycho mom, turns into a backwoods horror minus mom, and then mom comes back for the final curtain call. My blog here.
FATHER’S DAY HORROR
FATHER’S DAY (2011)
The Astron-6 guys give daddies a big surprise for Father’s Day. I blog about it here.
Stepdad needs love too, whether it’s the original trilogy or the remake. Plus, the third film ends on Father’s Day! I blog about the originals here.
INDEPENDENCE DAY HORROR
ATTACK OF THE TATTIE-BOGLE (2017)
It’s not every day that a scarecrow goes around slashing on Independence Day instead of Halloween. My blog here.
THE EVIL IN US (2016)
A group of friends doing drugs at a cabin on an isolated island on 4th of July weekend. What could go wrong? I tell you in my blog about the film.
I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (1997)
Hit slasher film from the Scream era, and what they did last summer they did on the 4th of July!
I STILL KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (1998)
It’s off to the Bahamas for July 4th in the sequel!
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEB (2015)
A Fourth of July hook-up goes horrible wrong…because there’s a zombie apocalypse! My blog here.
UNCLE SAM (1996)
Isaac Hayes, PJ Soles, and a killer Uncle Sam! I blog about it here.
YOU ARE NOT ALONE (2014)
Home from college for the weekend, a young woman is terrorized by a man who follows her around town. My blog here.