Best Horror Movies of 1966


Let's Kill Uncle

6.0/10 IMDB

A 12-year-old orphan who has just inherited a fortune is trapped on an island with his uncle, a former British intelligence commander who intends to kill him. A young girl is the boy's only ally against the sarcastic uncle, who uses hypnotism, a pool of sharks, fire, and poisonous mushrooms as weapons.

Starring: Nigel Green, Mary Badham, Pat Cardi, Robert Pickering, Linda Lawson, Ref Sanchez, Nestor Paiva ..
Directed by: William Castle
Release date: 1966-11-18
Best Horror Movies of 1966 : Picture Mommy Dead

Picture Mommy Dead

5.5/10 IMDB

Susan Shelley is released from an asylum where she's been confined to after the shock suffered over the fiery death of her mother. Her father has a new wife, who has only married him for the money left to him by his dead wife. Susan is still haunted by her mother's memory, and her step-mother is conspiring with her lover to get the troubled girl to lead them to her mother's missing diamond necklace.

Starring: Don Ameche, Martha Hyer, Susan Gordon, Zsa Zsa Gábor, Maxwell Reed, Wendell Corey, Signe Hasso, Anna Lee, Paulle Clark, Marlene Tracy ..
Directed by: Bert I. Gordon
Release date: 1966-11-02
Best Horror Movies of 1966 : Doom of Dracula

Doom of Dracula

5.9/10 IMDB

An EIGHT minute excerpt from the 1944 feature, House of Frankenstein, released in the 1960's to the 16mm & 8mm home movie market.

Starring: John Carradine, Boris Karloff, J. Carrol Naish, Anne Gwynne, Peter Coe, George Zucco, Lionel Atwill, Sig Ruman ..
Release date: 1966-01-01


5.6/10 IMDB

After a warehouse fire, museum director Groof and assistant Pimm find everything destroyed, only one statue withstood the fire mysteriously undamaged. Suddenly Groof is lying dead on the ground, killed by the statue? Pimm finds out that the cursed statue has been created by Rabbi Loew in 16th century and will withstand every human attempt to destroy it. Pimm decides to use it to his own advantage.

Starring: Roddy McDowall, Jill Haworth, Paul Maxwell, Aubrey Richards, Ernest Clark, Oliver Johnston, Noel Trevarthen, Ian McCulloch, Richard Goolden, Dorothy Frere ..
Directed by: Herbert J. Leder
Release date: 1966-03-17

The She Beast

4.5/10 IMDB

A young woman is driving alongside a lake. She has an accident and the car plunges into the water. Her body is then possessed by the spirit of an 18th-century witch who was killed by local villagers, and is bent on avenging herself on them.

Starring: Barbara Steele, John Karlsen, Ian Ogilvy, Mel Welles, Joe 'Flash' Riley, Richard Watson, Edward B. Randolph, Peter Grippe, Lucretia Love, Ennio Antonelli ..
Directed by: Michael Reeves
Release date: 1966-05-02

Death Curse of Tartu

0.0/10 IMDB

A group of students on an archaeology assignment in the Everglades decide to throw a dance party one night.

Starring: Fred Pinero, Babette Sherrill, Bill Marcus, Mayra Gómez Kemp, Sherman Hayes, Doug Hobart, Frank Weed, Maurice Steuart, Gary Holtz, Brad F. Grinter ..
Directed by: William Grefe
Release date: 1966-10-17

Manos: The Hands of Fate

1.9/10 IMDB

A family gets lost on the road and stumbles upon a hidden, underground, devil-worshiping cult led by the fearsome Master and his servant Torgo.

Starring: Harold P. Warren, Tom Neyman, John Reynolds, Diane Mahree, Stephanie Nielson, Sherry Proctor, Robin Redd, Jackey Neyman, Bernie Rosenblum, Joyce Molleur ..
Directed by: Harold P. Warren
Release date: 1966-11-15

The Girl With Hungry Eyes

5.0/10 IMDB

Kitty (Adele Rein) and Tigercat (Cathy Crowfoot) are two lesbians, one obsessed with the other.

Starring: Cathy Crowfoot, Adele Rein, Scott Avery, William Rotsler, Oswald Fenwick, Pat Barrington, Charlotte Stewart ..
Directed by: William Rotsler
Release date: 1966-09-19
Best Horror Movies of 1966 : Naked Evil

Naked Evil

0.0/10 IMDB

Jamaican obi-man hexes student hostel manager, eventually causing the manager's death, before being killed himself by the manager's vengeful spirit.

Starring: Basil Dignam, Anthony Ainley, Suzanne Neve, Richard Coleman, Olaf Pooley, Oscar James, Dan Jackson ..
Directed by: Stanley Goulder
Release date: 1966-05-27

Gammera the Invincible

0.0/10 IMDB

An atomic explosion awakens Gammera, a giant fire breathing turtle monster from his millions of years of hibernation.

Starring: Albert Dekker, Brian Donlevy, Diane Findlay, John Baragrey, Dick O'Neill, Eiji Funakoshi, Michiko Sugata, Harumi Kiritachi, Mort Marshall, Bob Carraway ..
Directed by: Noriaki Yuasa, Sandy Howard
Release date: 1966-12-15

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