Best Horror Movies of 1978
The World Beyond
A golem made of mud terrorizes a couple on a remote Maine island.
A young woman whose baby died in childbirth refuses to believe it and has dreams that her child is still alive and in danger. A scientist who is conducting experiments about dreams tries to help her.
The Ice House
After his wife leaves him, Paul (John Stride) seeks solace at a sophisticated health spa run by a pair of sinister siblings (played by Geoffrey Burridge and Elizbeth Romilly). Strangely attracted by the scent of a vine that grows on the old ice house in the spa's grounds, Paul is drawn ever deeper into a horrifying mystery.
Cruise Into Terror
An Egyptian sarcophagus that is cargo on a pleasure cruise ship has a secret - it contains the son of Satan, and its effects start to make the ship's passengers behave strangely.
Nightmare in Blood
Attendees at a horror-film convention in San Francisco keep disappearing. It turns out that the guest of honor is a real vampire, and his henchmen are kidnapping the convention guests. A horror writer, a Sherlock Holmes fan and an Israeli Nazi-hunter set out to stop him.
Fessenden’s unfinished remake of Spielberg’s classic.
A Child's Voice
A popular radio personality writes and broadcasts ghost stories over the air. He receives a strange call warning him not to finish his latest story, which is about a child who dies assisting in a magician's show.
Vayanadan Thamban is a 1978 Malayalam-language Indian horror film directed by A. Vincent and produced by S. Hariharan , starring Kamal Haasan and Latha in lead roles.The horror theme was the first of its kind when it was released. The movie is about an old warlock who seduces women for a devil to gain youth in return.
Sketches of a Strangler
An art student living with his sister is actually a maniac strangling dancers and prostitutes. One victim's sister starts looking for him...
The psychopathic M.D. murders his unfaithful wife and meddling sister, then goes on to further vengeance with his female patients, injecting them with lethal doses of Curare.