Best Horror Movies of 1976

1.

The Omen

6.1
7.5/10 IMDB

Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil.

Starring: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner, Billie Whitelaw, Harvey Stephens, Patrick Troughton, Martin Benson, Robert Rietti, Tommy Duggan, John Stride ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 1976-06-06
2.

Carrie

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

Carrie White, a shy and troubled teenage girl who is tormented by her high school peers and her fanatically religious mother, begins to use her powers of telekinesis to exact revenge upon them.

Starring: Sissy Spacek, John Travolta, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, William Katt, Betty Buckley, Nancy Allen, P.J. Soles, Sydney Lassick, Stefan Gierasch ..
Directed by: Brian De Palma
Release date: 1976-11-03
3.

Burnt Offerings

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

A couple and their 12-year-old son move into a giant house for the summer. Things start acting strange almost immediately. It seems that every time someone gets hurt on the grounds, the beat-up house seems to repair itself.

Starring: Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Burgess Meredith, Bette Davis, Eileen Heckart, Lee Montgomery, Dub Taylor, Joseph Riley, Todd Turquand, Orin Cannon ..
Directed by: Dan Curtis
Release date: 1976-10-18
4.

Alice, Sweet Alice

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Alice is a withdrawn 12-year-old who lives with her mother and her younger sister, Karen, who gets most of the attention from her mother, leaving Alice out of the spotlight. When Karen is found brutally murdered in a church, suspicions start to turn toward Alice. But could a 12-year-old girl really be capable of such savagery?

Starring: Linda Miller, Mildred Clinton, Paula E. Sheppard, Niles McMaster, Jane Lowry, Rudolph Willrich, Michael Hardstark, Alphonso DeNoble, Gary Allen, Brooke Shields ..
Directed by: Alfred Sole
Release date: 1976-11-13
5.

King Kong

4.4
5.9/10 IMDB

In this remake of the 1933 classic, an oil company expedition disturbs the peace of a giant ape and brings him back to New York to exploit him.

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Charles Grodin, John Randolph, René Auberjonois, Julius Harris, Jack O'Halloran, Ed Lauter, John Agar, Jorge Moreno ..
Directed by: John Guillermin
Release date: 1976-09-08
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Signalman
6.

The Signalman

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

A traveller comes across a signalman stationed by the exit of a railway tunnel in a deep cutting. The traveller becomes familiar with the signalman, and finds that he is troubled by an apparition which appears by the tunnel.

Starring: Denholm Elliott, Bernard Lloyd, Reginald Jessup, Carina Wyeth ..
Directed by: Lawrence Gordon Clark
Release date: 1976-12-22
7.

Helter Skelter

3.8
7.3/10 IMDB

The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his "family".

Starring: George DiCenzo, Steve Railsback, Nancy Wolfe, Marilyn Burns, Christina Hart, Cathey Paine, Alan Oppenheimer, Rudy Ramos, Sondra Blake, George Garro ..
Directed by: Tom Gries
Release date: 1976-04-01
8.

The Town That Dreaded Sundown

3.7
6.0/10 IMDB

A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.

Starring: Ben Johnson, Andrew Prine, Dawn Wells, Jimmy Clem, Jim Citty, Charles B. Pierce, Robert Aquino, Cindy Butler, Christine Ellsworth, Earl E. Smith ..
Directed by: Charles B. Pierce
Release date: 1976-09-26
9.

Eaten Alive

3.4
5.5/10 IMDB

A psychotic redneck who owns a dilapidated hotel in the backwater swamps of Louisiana kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel.

Starring: Neville Brand, Mel Ferrer, Carolyn Jones, Marilyn Burns, William Finley, Stuart Whitman, Robert Englund, Roberta Collins, Kyle Richards, Crystin Sinclaire ..
Directed by: Tobe Hooper
Release date: 1976-12-25
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Picture of Dorian Gray
10.

The Picture of Dorian Gray

3.2
7.2/10 IMDB

In Victorian England, handsome Dorian Gray (Peter Firth) makes a Faustian deal that his portrait painted by Basil Hallward (Jeremy Brett) will age while he remains young. But his vain bargain eventually leads to murder and destroys Gray's life. This 1976 installment of the BBC's long-running "Play of the Month" television series co-stars Gwen Ffrangcon Davies, Judi Bowker and John Gielgud as Lord Henry Wotton.

Starring: Peter Firth, John Gielgud, Judi Bowker, Jeremy Brett, Gwen Ffrangcon Davies, Nan Munro, Mark Dignam, Michael Barrington, Gillian Raine, Nicholas Ball ..
Directed by: John Gorrie
Release date: 1976-09-19
11.

Death Weekend

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

Harry is a rich dentist who often brings women up to his rural lakehouse. One weekend, he invites Diane, a former fashion model. On their way to the house, Diane runs a gang of thugs off the road. Humiliated, the thugs track down the couple for revenge.

Starring: Brenda Vaccaro, Don Stroud, Chuck Shamata, Richard Ayres, Kyle Edwards, Don Granberry, Ed McNamara, Michael Kirby, Richard Donat, Denver Mattson ..
Directed by: William Fruet
Release date: 1976-09-17
12.

J.D.'s Revenge

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

A college student is possessed by a 40's era gangster.

Starring: Glynn Turman, Louis Gossett Jr., Joan Pringle, Carl W. Crudup, Julian Christopher, Fred Pinkard, Jo Anne Meredith, Alice Jubert, David McKnight, Stephanie Faulkner ..
Directed by: Arthur Marks
Release date: 1976-08-25
13.

God Told Me To

3.2
6.2/10 IMDB

A New York detective investigates a series of murders committed by random New Yorkers who claim that "God told them to."

Starring: Tony Lo Bianco, Deborah Raffin, Sandy Dennis, Sylvia Sidney, Sam Levene, Robert Drivas, Mike Kellin, Richard Lynch, Sammy Williams, Jo Flores Chase ..
Directed by: Larry Cohen
Release date: 1976-10-22
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Devil's Ecstasy
14.

Devil's Ecstasy

3.2
5.0/10 IMDB

A young college student gets word that her mother has died, so she returns to her family estate to claim her inheritance. She winds up getting involved in witchcraft, satanism, and lots of sex.

Starring: Cyndee Summers, Tara Blair, Patrick Wright, Ric Lutze, Tallie Cochrane, Paul Scharf, George Buck Flower, Debbie Garland, Linda French, Robert Coe ..
Directed by: Brandon G. Carter
Release date: 1976-04-16
15.

Massacre at Central High

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

Maimed by bullies at a California high school, a new student engineers acts of revenge.

Starring: Derrel Maury, Robert Carradine, Kimberly Beck, Andrew Stevens, Ray Underwood, Steve Bond, Rex Steven Sikes, Lani O'Grady, Damon Douglas, Dennis Kort ..
Directed by: René Daalder
Release date: 1976-09-01
16.

The Witch Who Came from the Sea

3.1
5.7/10 IMDB

Anger stemming from being abused as a child drives an alcoholic's daughter to kill as an adult.

Starring: Millie Perkins, Lonny Chapman, Vanessa Brown, Peggy Feury, Jean Pierre Camps, Mark Livingston, Rick Jason, Stafford Morgan, Richard Kennedy, George Buck Flower ..
Directed by: Matt Cimber
Release date: 1976-02-06
17.

To the Devil a Daughter

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.

Starring: Richard Widmark, Christopher Lee, Honor Blackman, Denholm Elliott, Michael Goodliffe, Nastassja Kinski, Eva Maria Meineke, Anthony Valentine, Derek Francis, Izabella Telezynska ..
Directed by: Peter Sykes
Release date: 1976-03-04
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Schizo
18.

Schizo

3.0
5.7/10 IMDB

A recently-married woman who has been labeled as mentally unstable, begins to suspect that someone close to her is the culprit in a sudden string of murders.

Starring: Lynne Frederick, John Leyton, Stephanie Beacham, Queenie Watts, John Fraser, Jack Watson, Trisha Mortimer, Paul Alexander, Robert Mill, Colin Jeavons ..
Directed by: Pete Walker
Release date: 1976-11-11
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Spider Will Kill You
19.

The Spider Will Kill You

2.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Director David Schmoeller's thesis film about a blind man who lives alone in a theater attic. He falls in love with a strange female mannequin who turns out to be quite animated and deadly.

Directed by: David Schmoeller
Release date: 1976-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Exposé
20.

Exposé

2.9
5.4/10 IMDB

A paranoid writer is unable to get started on his second novel. He hires a secretary and then his troubles really begin.

Starring: Udo Kier, Linda Hayden, Fiona Richmond, Patsy Smart, Vic Armstrong, Karl Howman, Sydney Knight, Brian Smedley-Aston ..
Directed by: James Kenelm Clarke
Release date: 1976-03-01
21.

House of Mortal Sin

2.8
6.4/10 IMDB

Also known as 'The Confessional', another of Pete Walkers's critiques of institutional hypocrisy, in which a troubled young girl goes to confession at the local church. Unfortunately, the sexually frustrated priest she confesses to becomes obsessed with her. At first, the priest stalks the girl, but later it is revealed that he will stop at nothing, including blackmail and murder, just to get close to her.

Starring: Anthony Sharp, Susan Penhaligon, Stephanie Beacham, Norman Eshley, Sheila Keith, Hilda Barry, Stewart Bevan, Julia McCarthy, John Yule, Bill Kerr ..
Directed by: Pete Walker
Release date: 1976-02-03
22.

Satan's Slave

2.8
5.2/10 IMDB

A young girl is caught up in a devil cult run by her evil uncle and cousin. She can trust no one and even people she thought were dead comes back to haunt her.

Starring: Michael Gough, Martin Potter, Candace Glendenning, Barbara Kellerman, Michael Craze, Gloria Maley, James Bree, Celia Hewitt, David McGillivray, Monika Ringwald ..
Directed by: Norman J. Warren
Release date: 1976-08-01
23.

Grizzly

2.8
5.2/10 IMDB

An eighteen-foot grizzly bear figures out that humans make for a tasty treat. As a park ranger tries rallying his men to bring about the bear's capture or destruction, his efforts are thwarted by the introduction of dozens of drunken hunters into the area.

Starring: Christopher George, Andrew Prine, Richard Jaeckel, Tom Arcuragi, Kathy Rickman, Sandra Dorsey, Joan McCall, Joe Dorsey, Charles Kissinger, Kermit Echols ..
Directed by: William Girdler
Release date: 1976-05-21
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Through the Looking Glass
24.

Through the Looking Glass

2.7
6.5/10 IMDB

A rich socialite escapes her boring lifestyle when a ghost takes her to a sexual hell where anything goes.

Starring: Catharine Burgess, Laura Nicholson, Jamie Gillis, Roger Caine, Douglas Wood, Kristen Steen, Eve Every, Terri Hall, Ultramax, Nancy Dare ..
Directed by: Jonas Middleton
Release date: 1976-09-22
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Island of Death
25.

Island of Death

2.6
5.1/10 IMDB

A British couple on a break on a small Greek Island spreads terror beyond anything the Islanders could ever have imagined, only stopping every once in a while to shag anything that moves, be it man, woman or animal. But will they go unpunished, or will the inspector from London be able to put an end to their killing spree?

Starring: Robert Behling, Jane Lyle, Jessica Dublin, Gerard Gonalons, Jannice McConnell, Clay Half, Mike Murtagh, Jeremy Rousseau, Nikos Tsachiridis, Nico Mastorakis ..
Directed by: Nico Mastorakis
Release date: 1976-04-26
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Mysterious Monsters
26.

The Mysterious Monsters

2.6
6.5/10 IMDB

One of the many notorious 70's "unknown" documentaries, The Mysterious Monsters covers topics such as Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster. Pictures, sounds, and videos of these two monsters are examined by Peter Graves, the host. Psychics, hypnotism, and the history of Bigfoot in many ancient cultures is also scrutinized.

Starring: Peter Graves, Peter Hurkos, William Stenberg, Sidney Walter, Jerilou Whelchel, Roger Patterson ..
Directed by: Robert Guenette
Release date: 1976-07-01
27.

Squirm

2.6
4.8/10 IMDB

At the beginning of the film, we learn from one of the characters that earthworms can be called to the surface with electricity, but somehow it turns them into vicious flesh-eaters. Sure enough, a storm that night causes some power lines to break and touch the ground, drawing millions of man-eating worms out of the earth, and into town where they quickly start munching on the locals.

Starring: Don Scardino, Patricia Pearcy, R.A. Dow, Jean Sullivan, Peter MacLean, Fran Higgins, William Newman, Barbara Quinn, Carl Dagenhart, Angel Sande ..
Directed by: Jeff Lieberman
Release date: 1976-07-30
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks
28.

Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks

2.6
5.0/10 IMDB

Ilsa works for an Arab sheik who enjoys importing females to use as sex slaves.

Starring: Dyanne Thorne, Max Thayer, Jerry Delony, Uschi Digard, Colleen Brennan, Haji, Tanya Boyd, Marilyn Joi, Su Ling, Richard Kennedy ..
Directed by: Don Edmonds
Release date: 1976-02-29
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Baby Rosemary
29.

Baby Rosemary

2.6
5.5/10 IMDB

After the death of her father, a beautiful, though traumatized, young woman enters a nightmare while awaiting his funeral.

Starring: Sharon Thorpe, Lesllie Bovee, Monique Cardin, Candida Royalle, John Leslie, Ken Scudder, Melba Bruce, John Seeman, Dale Meador ..
Directed by: John Hayes
Release date: 1976-07-01
30.

Embryo

2.6
5.1/10 IMDB

A scientist doing experiments on a human fetus discovers a method to accelerate the fetus into a mature adult in just a few days.

Starring: Rock Hudson, Barbara Carrera, Diane Ladd, Roddy McDowall, Anne Schedeen, John Elerick, Vincent Baggetta, Jack Colvin, Dick Winslow, Lina Raymond ..
Directed by: Ralph Nelson
Release date: 1976-05-21
31.

Bloodsucking Freaks

2.6
4.7/10 IMDB

Sardu, master of the Theatre of the Macabre, and his assistant Ralphus run a show in which, under the guise of 'magic', they torture and murder people in front of their audience. But what the punters see as a trick is actually real.

Starring: Seamus O'Brien, Viju Krem, Niles McMaster, Dan Fauci, Alan Dellay, Luis De Jesus, Helen Thompson, Ellen Faison, Alphonso DeNoble, Lynette Sheldon ..
Directed by: Joel M. Reed
Release date: 1976-11-03
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Mansion of the Doomed
32.

Mansion of the Doomed

2.6
5.4/10 IMDB

An insane surgeon finds himself up to his armpits in eyeballs after guilt prompts him to begin removing the eyes of abducted people in hopes of performing transplants on his daughter who lost her own in a car-accident he caused.

Starring: Richard Basehart, Gloria Grahame, Lance Henriksen, JoJo D'Amore, Trish Stewart, Al Ferrara, Donna Andresen, Marilyn Joi, Katherine Fitzpatrick, Katherine Stewart ..
Directed by: Michael Pataki
Release date: 1976-10-01
33.

Shadow of the Hawk

2.5
5.7/10 IMDB

Jan-Michael Vincent stars as Mike, the grandson of Native American shaman Old Man Hawk who is called back to his village to help defeat evil forces threatening the tribe. After years of living in the city and working in a business world altogether apart from his roots, Mike is contacted by a freelance reporter, Maureen, who was enlisted by Old Man Hawk to track his grandson. When Mike assents to returning with Maureen, they find that the village is beset by the evil spirit of an ancient sorceress, Dsonoqua, animating beasts and objects and causing strange, deadly accidents. Only the heir of the tribe’s shaman can stand in the way of the evil and protect his people, but will Mike be able to harness his power in time?

Starring: Jan-Michael Vincent, Marilyn Hassett, Chief Dan George, Pia Shandel, Marianne Jones, Jacques Hubert, Anna Hagan ..
Directed by: George McCowan, Daryl Duke
Release date: 1976-07-14
34.

The Food of the Gods

2.5
4.5/10 IMDB

Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip on a remote Canadian island when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps. Looking for help, Morgan stumbles across a barn inhabited by an enormous killer chicken. After doing some exploring, they discover the entire island is crawling with animals that have somehow grown to giant size. The most dangerous of all of these, however, are the rats, who are mobilizing to do battle with the human intruders.

Starring: Marjoe Gortner, Pamela Franklin, Ralph Meeker, Jon Cypher, Ida Lupino, Belinda Balaski, John McLiam, Tommy Stovall, Chuck Courtney, Reg Tunnicliffe ..
Directed by: Bert I. Gordon
Release date: 1976-06-18
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Dark August
35.

Dark August

2.5
5.1/10 IMDB

A young girl is accidentally run down by a car driven by a careless city slicker. This careless injustice provokes the girl's grandfather into summoning his mystical powers and placing a death curse on the young man. Desperate to stave off the dire consequences of the hex, Barry seeks the counsel of a local psychic medium

Starring: Kim Hunter, J.J. Barry, Carolyne Barry, Kate McKeown, Frank Bongiorno, William Robertson, Richard Allan Fay, Martin Harvey Friedberg, Kenneth W. Libby, Stan Shefler ..
Directed by: Martin G. Goldman
Release date: 1976-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Grim Reaper
36.

The Grim Reaper

2.5
4.6/10 IMDB

A mother is worried about her husband and her older son. They are no longer going to church, begin communicating with dead spirits and, worst of all, the son wants to become a stock-car racer.

Starring: Cecil Scaife, Viola Walden, Tim Ormond, Eddie King, Charles Owen, Michael Wise ..
Directed by: Ron Ormond
Release date: 1976-01-01
37.

Haunts

2.4
4.8/10 IMDB

A woman is haunted by psychosexual nightmares while a maniac commits a series of brutal scissor murders. The local smalltown sheriff must find the connection before it's too late.

Starring: May Britt, Aldo Ray, William Gray Espy, Cameron Mitchell, Ben Hammer, E.J. André, Kendall Jackson, Susan Nohr, Robert Hippard, Lette Rehnolds ..
Directed by: Herb Freed
Release date: 1976-08-27
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Hunchback of Notre Dame
38.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

2.3
6.7/10 IMDB

TV-movie version of the Victor Hugo novel.

Starring: Warren Clarke, Christopher Gable, Michelle Newell ..
Directed by: Alan Cooke
Release date: 1976-12-30
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Winter Heat
39.

Winter Heat

2.3
5.7/10 IMDB

A quartet of slimy degenerates -- ruthless leader Stevie, antagonistic Joey, dim-witted Benji, and their depraved distaff companion Agnes -- seek refuge in a remote snowbound cabin. After discovering a trio of innocent young women residing in said cabin, the perverted gang decide to abuse and terrorize the hapless and helpless ladies.

Starring: Jamie Gillis, Susan Sloan, Mickey Humm, Jennifer Jordan, Jenny Lane, Alex Mann, Bree Anthony, Helen Madigan ..
Directed by: Claude Goddard
Release date: 1976-05-30
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Premonition
40.

The Premonition

2.3
5.2/10 IMDB

When a deranged woman and her carny boyfriend plot to abduct her biological daughter from the girl's foster parents, the foster mother is plagued by premonitions and psychic visions.

Starring: Sharon Farrell, Edward Bell, Danielle Brisebois, Ellen Barber, Richard Lynch, Jeff Corey, Chitra Neogy, Margaret Graham, Rosemary McNamara, Tamara Bergdall ..
Directed by: Robert Allen Schnitzer
Release date: 1976-05-19
41.

Sisters of Death

2.3
4.4/10 IMDB

During an all-girl secret society initiation, one of the new members is killed playing Russian Roulette. Many years later the survivors are invited for a reunion to a lavish estate, which turns out to be owned by the crazed father of the girl who died.

Starring: Arthur Franz, Claudia Jennings, Sherry Boucher, Paul Carr, Joe E. Tata, Cheri Howell, Sherry Alberoni, Elizabeth Bergen ..
Directed by: Joseph Mazzuca
Release date: 1976-04-18
42.

The Devil's Men

2.3
4.3/10 IMDB

A satanic cult kidnaps 3 young people and Priest Donald Pleasence and Costas Skouras must save them from the hands of this evil.

Starring: Donald Pleasence, Peter Cushing, Luan Peters, Nikos Verlekis, Kostas Karagiorgis, Dimitris Bislanis, Anna Matzourani, Robert Behling, Anestis Vlahos, Jane Lyle ..
Directed by: Kostas Karagiannis
Release date: 1976-08-11
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Naked Massacre
43.

Naked Massacre

2.3
5.1/10 IMDB

Loosely based on the notorious Richard Speck murders, this is the grim tale of a disturbed Vietnam vet returning home via Belfast, who invades a house shared by eight nurses and proceeds to terrorize and murder them.

Starring: Mathieu Carrière, Debra Berger, Christine Boisson, Myriam Boyer, Leonora Fani, Ely Galleani, Carole Laure, Karl-Heinz Kreienbaum, Paul Edwin Roth, Gerda Gmelin ..
Directed by: Denis Héroux
Release date: 1976-03-12
44.

Dogs

2.3
4.7/10 IMDB

A pack of domesticated dogs go on a killing spree in southern California.

Starring: David McCallum, Sandra McCabe, George Wyner, Eric Server, Linda Gray, Dean Santoro, Holly Harris, Sterling Swanson, Jimmy Stathis ..
Directed by: Burt Brinckerhoff
Release date: 1976-11-11
45.

The Savage Bees

2.3
5.1/10 IMDB

In this horror-drama the festive fun of the annual Mardi Gras celebration is brought to a halt when a swarm of African killer bees escape from a foreign freighter.

Starring: Ben Johnson, Michael Parks, Paul Hecht, Gretchen Corbett, Horst Buchholz, Bruce French, James Best, Don Hood, Carol Sutton, David L. Gray ..
Directed by: Bruce Geller
Release date: 1976-11-22
46.

Creature from Black Lake

2.3
4.8/10 IMDB

Two men exploring the Louisiana swamps run into a Bigfoot-type creature.

Starring: Jack Elam, Dub Taylor, Dennis Fimple, John David Carson, Bill Thurman, Jim McCullough Jr., Roy Tatum, Cathryn Hartt, Becky Smiser, Michelle Willingham ..
Directed by: Joy N. Houck Jr.
Release date: 1976-03-01
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde
47.

Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde

2.2
5.2/10 IMDB

A doctor (Bernie Casey) in a Watts clinic takes his own medicine and becomes a monstrous white killer of hookers.

Starring: Bernie Casey, Rosalind Cash, Marie O'Henry, Ji-Tu Cumbuka, Milt Kogan, Stu Gilliam, Elizabeth Robinson, Della Thomas, Marc Alaimo, Bob Minor ..
Directed by: William Crain
Release date: 1976-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1976 : The Keeper
48.

The Keeper

2.2
4.4/10 IMDB

The Keeper of Underwood Asylum has the mental patients of the wealthiest families in British Columbia. The rest of the family members have been dying under mysterious circumstances, so Biggs hires private investigator Richard Driver, who puts his assistant, Maybelline, in the asylum pretending she is his cousin and that they came from a family where the parents were all first cousins to each other and they decided to keep their love platonic for genetic reasons. Then he tries to get Inspector Clarke to check him in as a narcoleptic who didn't wake up with his body. They all know what the keeper has been doing, but it is a matter of proving it, and avoiding the hypnotized Biggs twins and Danny, who he is able to keep catatonic with his machine. Inspector Clarke gives driver a lot of trouble, and the kid giving shoe shines looks down on everybody, knowing more.

Starring: Christopher Lee, Tell Schreiber, Sally Drake, Ross Vezarian, Ian Tracey, Bing Jensen ..
Directed by: T.Y. Drake
Release date: 1976-01-01
49.

Crash!

2.2
4.8/10 IMDB

Jealous invalid husband tries to kill sexy blond wife, who uses occult powers and devices to try to kill him.

Starring: José Ferrer, Sue Lyon, John Ericson, Leslie Parrish, John Carradine, Jerome Guardino, Reggie Nalder, Paul Dubov, Richard Band, Rick Deming ..
Directed by: Charles Band
Release date: 1976-12-24
50.

Devil's Express

2.2
4.9/10 IMDB

Warhawk Tanzania plays Luke Curtis who along with his friend Rodan (Wilfredo Roldan) takes a break from the city streets to train in kung fu in China. Whilst there, Rodan steals an ancient amulet which prevents an evil spirit from leaving his tomb. The evil spirit, now free, possesses somebody and follows the pair back to New York City, where it lurks in the subways killing and mutilating its victims. Can kung fu master Luke Curtis right Rodan's wrong and put a stop to the killings?

Starring: Warhawk Tanzania, Larry Fleischman, Wilfredo Roldan, Elsie Roman, Tsikagi Tanzania, Brother Theodore, Aki Aleong, Sherry Steiner, David E. Durston, Domonic Paris ..
Directed by: Barry Rosen
Release date: 1976-08-18

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