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Recommend me a horror film......

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Panter, 25 Nov 2007.

  1. Panter

    Panter Just call me Chris...

    We've decided to curl up in front of the telly with a good horror film tonight.

    Any recommendations?

    Cheers

    Chris :sad:
     
  2. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    Psycho

    The thing

    I know they are old but worth watching.

    Hostel ?

    Saw ?
     
  3. papercorn2000

    papercorn2000 Senior Member

    Alien

    The Ring
     
  4. Ghost Donkey

    Ghost Donkey Guest

    Audition, if you don't mind subtitles. The exorcist and the shining if you haven't seen them. Evil dead 2 is always a winner.
     
  5. mondobongo

    mondobongo Über Member

    If you fancy something different to mad slasher running round the campus.

    May I recommend 'The Ring' very different and its Scary!
     
  6. marinyork

    marinyork Resting in suspended Animation

    Location:
    Logopolis
    Depends what you mean by horror, I don't really like horror films. Modern ones I do like are Shaun of the Dead, 8 legged freaks or less comedy based Haunted (1995).
     
  7. col

    col Veteran



    Second both of these,great classics.
    Oh and alien too
     
  8. mikeitup

    mikeitup Senior Member

    Location:
    Walsall
    re

    "The Ring" (Japanese original)

    "Dog Soldiers" and the "Descent"
     
  9. bonj2

    bonj2 Guest

    I didn't understand "The Ring", but it was in 2002 at the height of my 'dodgy' phase, so I'm guessing it was just me and not the over-complicated plot. My mates were all raving about it at the time so I'm guessing it's a good film. I think it's more an 'atmospheric'/'psychological' horror than an 'all-out violence and gore fest' horror though so you've got to stay with it.

    Other than that, try "Zombies at the gates of dawn".
     
  10. gbb

    gbb Legendary Member

    Location:
    Peterborough
    Maybe i'm getting squeamish as i get older :sad:...but Hostel did it for me....ughhh, couldnt bear to watch at times ;)
     
  11. alecstilleyedye

    alecstilleyedye nothing in moderation Staff Member

    event horizon, if you like a good sci-fi horror mix. in the mould of alien but slightly more disturbing.
     
  12. Fnaar

    Fnaar Smutmaster General

    Location:
    Thumberland
    The Wicker Man (original).
    Or, get a classic Hammer horror...
     
  13. Panter

    Panter Just call me Chris...

    Thanks peeps, some very good taste on here :sad:

    The Alien films must be some of the best films ever made, I'm just in the mood for something new at the moment, or new to me anyway :sad:

    Saw and The Ring are superb but I've seen them.

    Sounds perfect, but Fimflex don't have it ;), or Hostel for that matter :biggrin:

    Any other thoughts?

    Cheers

    Chris :wacko:
     
  14. KitsuneAndy

    KitsuneAndy New Member

    Location:
    Norwich
    I thought that was awesome, but everyone else I know seems to think it was awful, glad to know I'm not the only one :sad:

    Anything with Zombies in is always good.

    Dawn of the Dead? (original or remake, two totally different movies really)

    Actually, the remake wins just for having the Richard Cheese version of Down With The Sickness on the soundtrack.
     
  15. Jacomus-rides-Gen

    Jacomus-rides-Gen New Member

    Location:
    Guildford / London
    28 Days Later

    Alien

    Irreversable (though don't expect to have sex anytime soon after watching it unless ur missus is very strong stomached)

    The Grudge - yikes, just writing that sent a shiver down my spine