Best Horror Movies of 1972

1.

Frenzy

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

After a serial killer strangles several women with a necktie, London police identify a suspect—but he claims vehemently to be the wrong man.

Starring: Jon Finch, Barry Foster, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Anna Massey, Alec McCowen, Vivien Merchant, Billie Whitelaw, Clive Swift, Bernard Cribbins, Jean Marsh ..
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Release date: 1972-05-25
2.

Tales from the Crypt

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Five people find themselves in a tomb. The Crypt keeper explains why they are there through a series of frightening stories. Based on the classic comic book.

Starring: Joan Collins, Peter Cushing, Roy Dotrice, Richard Greene, Ian Hendry, Patrick Magee, Barbara Murray, Nigel Patrick, Robin Phillips, Ralph Richardson ..
Directed by: Freddie Francis
Release date: 1972-03-09
3.

Horror Express

4.6
6.5/10 IMDB

Mysterious and unearthly deaths start to occur while Professor Saxton is transporting the frozen remains of a primitive humanoid creature he found in Manchuria back to Europe.

Starring: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Telly Savalas, Alberto de Mendoza, Silvia Tortosa, Julio Peña, Ángel del Pozo, Helga Liné, Alice Reinheart, José Jaspe ..
Directed by: Eugenio Martín
Release date: 1972-09-30
4.

Pink Flamingos

4.5
6.0/10 IMDB

Notorious Baltimore criminal and underground figure Divine goes up against Connie & Raymond Marble, a sleazy married couple who make a passionate attempt to humiliate her and seize her tabloid-given title as "The Filthiest Person Alive".

Starring: Divine, David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce, Mink Stole, Danny Mills, Edith Massey, Channing Wilroy, Cookie Mueller, Susan Walsh, Linda Olgeirson ..
Directed by: John Waters
Release date: 1972-03-17
5.

The Last House on the Left

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

Two teenage girls try to buy marijuana in the city - where they get kidnapped and brutalized by a gang of psychotic convicts.

Starring: Sandra Peabody, Lucy Grantham, David Hess, Fred J. Lincoln, Jeramie Rain, Marc Sheffler, Richard Towers, Cynthia Carr, Ada Washington, Marshall Anker ..
Directed by: Wes Craven
Release date: 1972-08-30
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : The Other
6.

The Other

4.1
6.8/10 IMDB

A series of gruesome accidents plague a small American farming community in the summer of 1935, encircling two identical twin brothers and their family.

Starring: Uta Hagen, Diana Muldaur, Chris Udvarnoky, Martin Udvarnoky, Norma Connolly, Victor French, Loretta Leversee, Lou Frizzell, Portia Nelson, Jenny Sullivan ..
Directed by: Robert Mulligan
Release date: 1972-05-24
7.

Dr. Phibes Rises Again

3.9
6.3/10 IMDB

The vengeful Doctor rises again, seeking the Scrolls of Life in an attempt to resurrect his deceased wife.

Starring: Vincent Price, Robert Quarry, Valli Kemp, Hugh Griffith, John Thaw, Keith Buckley, Lewis Fiander, Gerald Sim, Milton Reid, Peter Jeffrey ..
Directed by: Robert Fuest
Release date: 1972-07-01
8.

The Night Stalker

3.9
7.5/10 IMDB

Wisecracking reporter Carl Kolchak investigates a string of gruesome murders in Las Vegas. It seems that each victim has been bitten in the neck and drained of all their blood. Kolchak is sure that it is a vampire. He's hot on the trail, but nobody believes him. His editor thinks he's nuts and the police think he's a hindrance in the investigation, so Kolchak takes matters into his own hand.

Starring: Darren McGavin, Carol Lynley, Simon Oakland, Ralph Meeker, Claude Akins, Charles McGraw, Kent Smith, Elisha Cook Jr., Stanley Adams, Larry Linville ..
Directed by: John Llewellyn Moxey
Release date: 1972-01-11
9.

Asylum

3.8
6.4/10 IMDB

A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.

Starring: Peter Cushing, Patrick Magee, Herbert Lom, Britt Ekland, Barry Morse, Charlotte Rampling, Barbara Parkins, Robert Powell, Sylvia Syms, Richard Todd ..
Directed by: Roy Ward Baker
Release date: 1972-11-17
10.

A Warning to the Curious

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

Paxton, an amateur archeologist, travels to the town of Seaburgh and inadvertently stumbles across one of the lost crowns of Anglia, which, according to legend, protect the county from invasion. On digging the crown up, Paxton is stalked by its supernatural guardian.

Starring: Peter Vaughan, Clive Swift, Julian Herrington, John Kearney, David Cargill, George Benson, Roger Milner, Roger Milner, Gilly Fraser, David Pugh ..
Directed by: Lawrence Gordon Clark
Release date: 1972-12-24
11.

Dracula A.D. 1972

3.7
5.9/10 IMDB

Set in London in the early 1970's, supposedly for teen thrills, Johnny organises a black magic ceremony in a desolate churchyard. The culmination of the ritual, however, is the rejuvenation of Dracula from shrivelled remains. Johnny, Dracula' s disciple, lures victims to the deserted graveyard for his master's pleasure and one of the victims delivered is Jessica Van Helsing. Descended from the Van Helsing line of vampire hunters her grandfather, equipped with all the devices to snare and destroy the Count, confronts his arch enemy in the age-old battle between good and evil.

Starring: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Stephanie Beacham, Christopher Neame, Michael Coles, Marsha Hunt, Caroline Munro, Janet Key, William Ellis, Philip Miller ..
Directed by: Alan Gibson
Release date: 1972-06-26
12.

Images

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

Cathryn is suffering from schizophrenia and is haunted by hallucinations of apparitions. Her husband has his mind on other things, while her mental state is deteriorating. She is unable to define whether the people around her, like visitors to their house, are real or imaginary.

Starring: Susannah York, René Auberjonois, Marcel Bozzuffi, Hugh Millais, Cathryn Harrison, John Morley, Barbara Baxley ..
Directed by: Robert Altman
Release date: 1972-12-18
13.

Blacula

3.5
5.7/10 IMDB

An 18th century African prince is turned into a vampire while visiting Transylvania. Two centuries later, he rises from his coffin attacking various residents of Los Angeles and meets Tina, a woman who he believes is the reincarnation of his deceased wife.

Starring: William Marshall, Vonetta McGee, Denise Nicholas, Thalmus Rasulala, Gordon Pinsent, Charles Macaulay, Elisha Cook Jr., Emily Yancy, Ketty Lester, Lance Taylor Sr. ..
Directed by: William Crain
Release date: 1972-08-25
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : The Act of Seeing with One's Own Eyes
14.

The Act of Seeing with One's Own Eyes

3.5
6.9/10 IMDB

At a morgue, forensic pathologists conduct autopsies of the corpses assigned.

Directed by: Stan Brakhage
Release date: 1972-02-19
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Willowbrook: The Last Great Disgrace
15.

Willowbrook: The Last Great Disgrace

3.4
7.6/10 IMDB

A shocking exposé of the deplorable conditions and abuses from the Willowbrook State School for children with intellectual disabilities.

Starring: Geraldo Rivera ..
Directed by: Geraldo Rivera
Release date: 1972-02-02
16.

Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?

3.3
6.1/10 IMDB

A demented widow lures unsuspecting children into her mansion in a bizarre "Hansel and Gretel" twist.

Starring: Shelley Winters, Mark Lester, Chloe Franks, Ralph Richardson, Hugh Griffith, Lionel Jeffries, Pat Heywood, Rosalie Crutchley, Michael Gothard, Judy Cornwell ..
Directed by: Curtis Harrington
Release date: 1972-02-11
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : The Stone Tape
17.

The Stone Tape

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

A research team from an electronics company move into an old Victorian house to start work on finding a new recording medium. When team member Jill Greeley witnesses a ghost, team director Peter Brock decides not only to analyse the apparition, which he believes is a psychic impression trapped in a stone wall (dubbed a "stone tape"), but to exorcise it too - with terrifying results...

Starring: Michael Bryant, Jane Asher, Iain Cuthbertson, Michael Bates, Reginald Marsh, Tom Chadbon, John Forgeham, Philip Trewinnard, James Cosmo, Neil Wilson ..
Directed by: Peter Sasdy
Release date: 1972-01-31
18.

Private Parts

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Teenage runaway Cheryl splits from Ohio and ends up in Los Angeles staying at an old rundown hotel full of weirdos. The weirdest of all is George and he has a crush on Cheryl.

Starring: Ayn Ruymen, Lucille Benson, John Ventantonio, Laurie Main, Paul Bartel, Stanley Livingston, Charles Woolf, Len Travis, Dorothy Neumann, Gene Simms ..
Directed by: Paul Bartel
Release date: 1972-09-01
19.

Vampire Circus

3.2
6.3/10 IMDB

After a spate of murders, the villagers of Schtettel kill the depraved perpetrator, Count Mitterhouse. Fifteen years later the Circus of Nights appeared in the plague-ridden village and its performers include Mitterhouse's mistress, children and cousins. They have come to Schtettel to fulfil the Count's last words, an evil, vicious curse of death and destruction on those who participated in his impaling. The children of Schtettel become the targets for a brutal and devastating revenge as the Vampire Circus rehearses for its most deadly performance.

Starring: Adrienne Corri, Thorley Walters, Anthony Higgins, John Moulder-Brown, Laurence Payne, Richard Owens, Lynne Frederick, Skip Martin, David Prowse, Domini Blythe ..
Directed by: Robert Young
Release date: 1972-04-30
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Child's Play
20.

Child's Play

3.2
6.2/10 IMDB

At an exclusive boys' school, a new gym teacher is drawn into a feud between two older instructors, and he discovers that everything at the school is not quite as staid, tranquil and harmless as it seems.

Starring: James Mason, Robert Preston, Beau Bridges, Ron Weyand, Charles White, David Rounds, Kate Harrington, Jamie Alexander, Brian Chapin, Bryant Fraser ..
Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Release date: 1972-12-12
21.

Gargoyles

3.2
5.9/10 IMDB

After receiving word about a mysterious carcass/skeleton unearthed in the Arizona desert, a father and his daughter decide to remove it from the burial grounds for further study. Once they do so, they, as well as the town, are besieged by a colony of gargoyles living in some nearby caverns.

Starring: Cornel Wilde, Jennifer Salt, Grayson Hall, Bernie Casey, Scott Glenn, William Stevens, John Gruber, Woody Chambliss, Jim Connell, Timothy Burns ..
Directed by: Bill L. Norton
Release date: 1972-11-21
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Death Line
22.

Death Line

3.1
5.9/10 IMDB

There's something pretty grisly going on under London in the Tube tunnels between Holborn and Russell Square. When a top civil servant becomes the latest to disappear down there Scotland Yard start to take the matter seriously. Helping them are a young couple who get nearer to the horrors underground than they would wish.

Starring: Donald Pleasence, Norman Rossington, David Ladd, Sharon Gurney, Hugh Armstrong, June Turner, Clive Swift, James Cossins, Heather Stoney, Christopher Lee ..
Directed by: Gary Sherman
Release date: 1972-10-13
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Angels and Cherubs
23.

Angels and Cherubs

3.1
6.8/10 IMDB

A tragic celestial-western that explores Adam and Eve's paradise from a surreal point of view.

Starring: Roberto Cañedo, Jorge Humberto Robles, Helena Rojo, Ana Luisa Peluffo, Cecilia Pezet, David Silva, Vicente Lara ..
Directed by: Rafael Corkidi
Release date: 1972-12-08
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Dead of Night: The Exorcism
24.

Dead of Night: The Exorcism

3.1
7.4/10 IMDB

Four wealthy, middle-class friends (Clive Swift, Edward Petherbridge, Anna Cropper and Sylvia Kay) gather for a Christmas dinner in a country cottage only to find that the past will not rest while they feast.

Starring: Anna Cropper, Sylvia Kay, Edward Petherbridge, Clive Swift, Kenneth Kendall ..
Directed by: Don Taylor
Release date: 1972-11-05
25.

The Possession of Joel Delaney

3.1
5.7/10 IMDB

Manhattan socialite begins to fear for her troubled younger brother when he starts behaving bizarrely and he seems to have been friends with a backstreet murderer.

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Perry King, Michael Hordern, David Elliott, Lisa Kohane, Barbara Trentham, Lovelady Powell, Edmundo Rivera Álvarez, Pat Ast, Miriam Colon ..
Directed by: Waris Hussein
Release date: 1972-05-24
26.

The Nightcomers

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

Prequel to the Henry James classic "Turn of the Screw" about the events leading up to the deaths of Peter Quint and Ms. Jessel, and the slow corruption of the children in their care.

Starring: Marlon Brando, Stephanie Beacham, Thora Hird, Harry Andrews, Verna Harvey, Christopher Ellis, Anna Palk ..
Directed by: Michael Winner
Release date: 1972-02-15
27.

Doomwatch

3.0
5.4/10 IMDB

The waters surrounding an island become contaminated by chemical dumping, and people who eat fish caught in those waters become deformed and violent.

Starring: Ian Bannen, Judy Geeson, John Paul, George Sanders, Simon Oates, Jean Trend, Joby Blanshard, Percy Herbert ..
Directed by: Peter Sasdy
Release date: 1972-03-01
28.

Tower of Evil

3.0
5.6/10 IMDB

A group of experienced archeologists are searching for an old and mystic Phoenician treasure when they are surprised by a series of mysterious murders...

Starring: Bryant Haliday, Jill Haworth, Anna Palk, William Lucas, Anthony Valentine, Jack Watson, Mark Edwards, Derek Fowlds, John Hamill, Candace Glendenning ..
Directed by: Jim O'Connolly
Release date: 1972-05-19
29.

Ben

3.0
5.3/10 IMDB

A lonely boy becomes good friends with Ben, a rat. This rat is also the leader of a pack of vicious killer rats, killing lots of people.

Starring: Lee Montgomery, Joseph Campanella, Arthur O'Connell, Rosemary Murphy, Meredith Baxter, Kaz Garas, Paul Carr, Richard Van Vleet, Kenneth Tobey, James Luisi ..
Directed by: Phil Karlson
Release date: 1972-06-23
30.

Hungry Wives

2.9
5.6/10 IMDB

Joan Mitchell is an unhappy, middle-aged suburban housewife with an uncommunicative businessman husband and a distant 19 year old daughter on the verge of moving out of the house. Frustrated at her current situation, Joan seeks solace in witchcraft after visiting a local tarot reader and leader of a secret black arts wicca set, who inspires Joan to follow her own path. After dabbling in witchcraft and believing she has become a real witch, Joan withdraws into a fantasy world and sinks deeper and deeper into her new lifestyle until the line between fantasy and reality becomes blurred.

Starring: Jan White, Raymond Laine, Ann Muffly, Joedda McClain, Bill Thunhurst, Neil Fisher, S. William Hinzman, Esther Lapidus, Dan Mallinger, Daryl Montgomery ..
Directed by: George A. Romero
Release date: 1972-05-01
31.

The Other Side of the Underneath

2.9
6.4/10 IMDB

A surreal look at the schizophrenia of a group of girls in a therapy session.

Starring: Penny Slinger, Jane Arden, Sheila Allen, Sally Minford, Jack Bond, Jenny Moss, Liz Danciger, Ann Lynn, Elaine Donovan, Susanka Fraey ..
Directed by: Jane Arden
Release date: 1972-11-21
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : The Screaming Woman
32.

The Screaming Woman

2.9
6.6/10 IMDB

A wealthy former mental patient goes home to her estate to rest and recuperate. While walking the grounds one day she hears the screams of a woman coming from underneath the ground. Her family, however, refuses to believe her story, and sees the incident as an opportunity to prove the woman's mind has snapped so they can take control of her money.

Starring: Olivia de Havilland, Ed Nelson, Laraine Stephens, Joseph Cotten, Walter Pidgeon, Charles Robinson, Alexandra Hay, Lonny Chapman, Charles Drake, Russell Wiggins ..
Directed by: Jack Smight
Release date: 1972-01-29
33.

Grave of the Vampire

2.9
5.0/10 IMDB

A vampire awakens from a long sleep to attack a couple making love in a graveyard. He then rapes the woman, who later gives birth to his son. The newborn infant will only drink blood from his mother's breast.

Starring: William Smith, Michael Pataki, Lyn Peters, Diane Holden, Lieux Dressler, Jay Adler, William Guhl, Carmen Argenziano, Kitty Vallacher, Ernesto Macias ..
Directed by: John Hayes
Release date: 1972-08-23
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : You'll Like My Mother
34.

You'll Like My Mother

2.9
6.6/10 IMDB

Francesca, a pregnant Los Angeles widow, journeys to her late husband's Minnesota hometown to finally meet his mother and family. After being met with icy acceptance from her mother-in-law, then getting stranded with her in a blizzard, Francesca begins to discover terrifying secrets about her husband's family.

Starring: Patty Duke, Rosemary Murphy, Richard Thomas, Sian Barbara Allen, Dennis Rucker, Harold Congdon, James Glazman, James Neumann, Joel Thingvall ..
Directed by: Lamont Johnson
Release date: 1972-10-13
35.

The Gore Gore Girls

2.9
5.2/10 IMDB

A ditsy reporter enlists the help of a sleazy private eye to solve a series of gory killings of female strippers at a Chicago nightclub.

Starring: Frank Kress, Amy Farrell, Hedda Lubin, Henny Youngman, Russ Badger, Jackie Kroeger, Nora Alexis, Phil Laurenson, Frank Rice, Corlee Bew ..
Directed by: Herschell Gordon Lewis
Release date: 1972-12-15
36.

The Legend of Boggy Creek

2.9
5.1/10 IMDB

A documentary-style drama based on true accounts of the Fouke Monster in Arkansas, Boggy Creek focuses on the lives of back country people and their culture while chronicling sightings of the monster.

Starring: Vern Stierman, Chuck Pierce Jr., William Stumpp, Willie E. Smith, Lloyd Bowen, Jeff Crabtree, Glenn Carruth, Bunny Dees, John Wallis, Sarah Coble ..
Directed by: Charles B. Pierce
Release date: 1972-08-01
37.

Bluebeard

2.9
5.5/10 IMDB

Baron von Sepper is an Austrian aristocrat noted for his blue-toned beard, and his appetite for beautiful wives. His latest spouse, an American beauty named Anne, discovers a vault in his castle that's filled with the frozen bodies of several beautiful women.

Starring: Richard Burton, Raquel Welch, Virna Lisi, Nathalie Delon, Karin Schubert, Agostina Belli, Sybil Danning, Joey Heatherton, Edward Meeks, Jean Lefebvre ..
Directed by: Edward Dmytryk
Release date: 1972-09-01
38.

Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things

2.8
5.3/10 IMDB

Six actors go to a graveyard on a remote island to act out a necromantic ritual. The ritual works, and soon the dead are walking about and chowing down on human flesh.

Starring: Alan Ormsby, Valerie Mamches, Jeff Gillen, Anya Ormsby, Paul Cronin, Jane Daly, Roy Engleman, Robert Philip, Bruce Solomon, Alecs Baird ..
Directed by: Bob Clark
Release date: 1972-06-09
39.

Something Evil

2.8
5.3/10 IMDB

A young couple moves into a farmhouse in rural Pennsylvania. What they don't know is that there is an unseen presence in the house, and that it wants to take possession of the wife.

Starring: Sandy Dennis, Darren McGavin, Ralph Bellamy, Jeff Corey, Johnny Whitaker, John Rubinstein, David Knapp, Laurie Hagen, Herb Armstrong, Margaret Avery ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1972-01-21
40.

Demons of the Mind

2.8
5.4/10 IMDB

A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession.

Starring: Robert Hardy, Shane Briant, Gillian Hills, Yvonne Mitchell, Paul Jones, Patrick Magee, Kenneth J. Warren, Michael Hordern, Robert Brown, Virginia Wetherell ..
Directed by: Peter Sykes
Release date: 1972-11-05
41.

Silent Night, Bloody Night

2.8
5.3/10 IMDB

On Christmas Eve 1950, Wilfred Butler dies in a burning accident outside his mansion in East Willard, Massachusetts. The residence is bequeathed to his grandson, Jeffrey. Twenty years later, lawyer John Carter arrives in East Willard on Christmas Eve with his assistant and mistress Ingrid, having been charged by Jeffrey (now registered as a patient in a mental asylum) to sell the house. The house, the town, even Jeffrey himself — all hold dark secrets that will be brought to light.

Starring: James Patterson, Mary Woronov, Patrick O'Neal, John Carradine, Astrid Heeren, Walter Abel, Fran Stevens, Walter Klavun, Philip Bruns, Lisa Blake Richards ..
Directed by: Theodore Gershuny
Release date: 1972-11-01
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Haunts of the Very Rich
42.

Haunts of the Very Rich

2.8
6.4/10 IMDB

A group of wealthy but secretly very troubled people travel to an island resort. After experiencing a brush with death, they find themselves wondering about their existences.

Starring: Lloyd Bridges, Cloris Leachman, Edward Asner, Anne Francis, Tony Bill, Donna Mills, Robert Reed, Moses Gunn ..
Directed by: Paul Wendkos
Release date: 1972-09-20
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Transformations
43.

Transformations

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

A coven of witches gather in Vermont in a feminist collective’s transporting short that shakes off patriarchal scrutiny during the women’s ceremony, where they’re free to remake reality before our eyes. TRANSFORMATIONS creates an intoxicating alchemy from the witches’ interactions with nature: an attempt, as Hirschfeld remembers, to “use the act of filmmaking to heighten experience.”

Directed by: Barbara Hirschfeld
Release date: 1972-12-21
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Crawlspace
44.

Crawlspace

2.7
6.4/10 IMDB

A childless middle-age couple adopt a troubled youth they find living in their crawlspace and attempt to get him to rejoin society with tragic results.

Starring: Arthur Kennedy, Teresa Wright, Tom Happer, Eugene Roche, Matthew Cowles, Dan Morgan, Roger Serbagi, Fleet Emerson, Louise Campbell, Dan Morgan ..
Directed by: John Newland, Buzz Kulik
Release date: 1972-02-11
45.

Moon of the Wolf

2.7
5.0/10 IMDB

After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.

Starring: David Janssen, Barbara Rush, Bradford Dillman, John Beradino, Geoffrey Lewis, Royal Dano, John Davis Chandler, Claudia McNeil, Dan Priest, Robert Phillips ..
Directed by: Daniel Petrie
Release date: 1972-09-26
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : The Victim
46.

The Victim

2.6
6.3/10 IMDB

A woman is trapped during a storm in a house with no electricity or phone. A killer has murdered her sister, stuffed the body in the basement, and is now after her.

Starring: Elizabeth Montgomery, Eileen Heckart, Sue Ane Langdon, George Maharis, Jess Walton, Richard Derr, Ross Elliott, John Furlong, George Jue, Michael Keller ..
Directed by: Herschel Daugherty
Release date: 1972-11-14
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : The Hound of the Baskervilles
47.

The Hound of the Baskervilles

2.6
5.8/10 IMDB

Holmes and Dr. Watson tackle the case of a curse on the Baskerville bloodline in this ABC Movie of the Week adaptation.

Starring: Stewart Granger, Bernard Fox, William Shatner, Anthony Zerbe, Sally Ann Howes, Jane Merrow, Ian Ireland, John Williams, Alan Caillou, Brendan Dillon ..
Directed by: Barry Crane
Release date: 1972-02-12
48.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

2.6
6.4/10 IMDB

John Carradine narrates the Washington Irving story of Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman.

Starring: John Carradine ..
Directed by: Sam Weiss
Release date: 1972-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1972 : Voices of Desire
49.

Voices of Desire

2.6
5.9/10 IMDB

A young woman recounts her claims that she was involved in a cult whose members were either murdered or committed suicide.

Starring: Sandra Peabody, Gus Thomas, Marlene Willoughby, Jim Gabbe, Darby Lloyd Rains, Gene Bayron, Frank Brill ..
Directed by: Chuck Vincent
Release date: 1972-10-11
50.

Virgin Witch

2.6
4.9/10 IMDB

Christine gets her big chance at modelling when she applies at Sybil Waite's agency. Together with Christine's sister Betty they go to a castle for the weekend for a photo shoot. Sybil has lured Christine to the castle for more than modelling: she is recruiting a virgin for induction into a witch's coven, led by the owner of the castle, Gerald. To their surprise, Christine is more than eager to join the coven, but begins her own secret battle for control.

Starring: Ann Michelle, Vicki Michelle, Keith Buckley, Patricia Haines, James Chase, Paula Wright, Neil Hallett, Garth Watkins, Peter Halliday, Helen Downing ..
Directed by: Ray Austin
Release date: 1972-06-08

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