Best Horror Movies of 1998



7.1/10 IMDB

The Daywalker known as "Blade" - a half-vampire, half-mortal man - becomes the protector of humanity against an underground army of vampires.

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson, N'Bushe Wright, Donal Logue, Udo Kier, Arly Jover, Traci Lords, Kevin Patrick Walls, Tim Guinee ..
Directed by: Stephen Norrington
Release date: 1998-08-21


7.0/10 IMDB

Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.

Starring: Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Donald Sutherland, Embeth Davidtz, James Gandolfini, Elias Koteas, Gabriel Casseus, Michael J. Pagan, Robert Joy, Frank Medrano ..
Directed by: Gregory Hoblit
Release date: 1998-01-16


7.7/10 IMDB

The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.

Starring: Jane Adams, Jon Lovitz, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Dylan Baker, Evan Silverberg, Rufus Read, Justin Elvin, Lara Flynn Boyle, Cynthia Stevenson, Lila Glantzman-Leib ..
Directed by: Todd Solondz
Release date: 1998-10-16

Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island

7.7/10 IMDB

After going their separate ways, Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Velma, Daphne, and Fred reunite to investigate the ghost of Moonscar the pirate on a haunted bayou island, but it turns out the swashbuckler's spirit isn't the only creepy character on the island. The sleuths also meet up with cat creatures and zombies... and it looks like for the first time in their lives, these ghouls might actually be real.

Starring: Scott Innes, Billy West, Mary Kay Bergman, Frank Welker, B.J. Ward, Adrienne Barbeau, Tara Strong, Cam Clarke, Jim Cummings, Mark Hamill ..
Directed by: Hiroshi Aoyama, Kazumi Fukushima, Jim Stenstrum
Release date: 1998-09-22

The Faculty

6.6/10 IMDB

When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make the chilling discovery that their faculty is being controlled by body-snatching aliens.

Starring: Jordana Brewster, Elijah Wood, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Josh Hartnett, Shawn Hatosy, Salma Hayek, Famke Janssen, Usher, Robert Patrick ..
Directed by: Robert Rodriguez
Release date: 1998-12-25


6.1/10 IMDB

The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.

Starring: James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, Sheryl Lee, Thomas Ian Griffith, Maximilian Schell, Tim Guinee, Mark Boone Junior, Gregory Sierra, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Thomas Rosales Jr. ..
Directed by: John Carpenter
Release date: 1998-10-30


6.1/10 IMDB

A spacecraft is discovered on the floor of the Pacific Ocean, presumed to be at least 300 years old and of alien origin. A crack team of scientists and experts is assembled and taken to the Habitat, a state-of-the-art underwater living environment, to investigate.

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson, Peter Coyote, Liev Schreiber, Queen Latifah, Marga Gómez, Huey Lewis, Bernard Hocke, James Pickens Jr. ..
Directed by: Barry Levinson
Release date: 1998-02-13

Halloween H20: 20 Years Later

5.8/10 IMDB

Two decades after surviving a massacre on October 31, 1978, former baby sitter Laurie Strode finds herself hunted by persistent knife-wielder Michael Myers. Laurie now lives in Northern California under an assumed name, where she works as the headmistress of a private school. But it's not far enough to escape Myers, who soon discovers her whereabouts. As Halloween descends upon Laurie's peaceful community, a feeling of dread weighs upon her -- with good reason.

Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Josh Hartnett, Adam Arkin, Michelle Williams, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, LL Cool J, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Adam Hann-Byrd, Janet Leigh, Branden Williams ..
Directed by: Steve Miner
Release date: 1998-08-05


6.6/10 IMDB

On her 13th birthday, Marnie learns she's a witch, discovers a secret portal, and is transported to Halloweentown — a magical place where ghosts and ghouls, witches and werewolves live apart from the human world. But she soon finds herself battling wicked warlocks, evil curses, and endless surprises.

Starring: Debbie Reynolds, Judith Hoag, Kimberly J. Brown, Joey Zimmerman, Emily Roeske, Phillip Van Dyke, Robin Thomas, Betty Moyer, Shannon Day, J.W. Crawford ..
Directed by: Duwayne Dunham
Release date: 1998-11-10

Bride of Chucky

5.5/10 IMDB

Chucky hooks up with another murderous doll, the bridal gown-clad Tiffany, for a Route 66 murder spree with their unwitting hosts.

Starring: Ed Gale, Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif, Katherine Heigl, Nick Stabile, John Ritter, Alexis Arquette, Kathy Najimy, Gordon Michael Woolvett, Lawrence Dane ..
Directed by: Ronny Yu
Release date: 1998-10-16

Urban Legend

5.6/10 IMDB

A college campus is plagued by a vicious serial killer murdering students in ways that correspond to various urban legends.

Starring: Alicia Witt, Jared Leto, Rebecca Gayheart, Michael Rosenbaum, Loretta Devine, Tara Reid, John Neville, Joshua Jackson, Julian Richings, Robert Englund ..
Directed by: Jamie Blanks
Release date: 1998-09-25

Deep Rising

6.1/10 IMDB

A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.

Starring: Treat Williams, Famke Janssen, Anthony Heald, Kevin J. O'Connor, Una Damon, Wes Studi, Derrick O'Connor, Jason Flemyng, Cliff Curtis, Clifton Powell ..
Directed by: Stephen Sommers
Release date: 1998-01-30

Alien Abduction: Incident in Lake County

6.3/10 IMDB

After a mysterious blackout, a son goes out to investigate and captures footage of actual aliens. When the aliens follow he and his brothers back to their home all hell breaks lose.

Starring: Benz Antoine, Kristian Ayre, Gillian Barber, Michael Buie, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Marya Delver, Katlyn Alexandra Ducharme, Ingrid Kavelaars, Aaron Pearl, Gary Hetherington ..
Directed by: Dean Alioto
Release date: 1998-01-20

I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

4.7/10 IMDB

Ever since killing the Fisherman one year ago, Julie James is still haunted by images of him after her. When her best friend Karla wins free tickets to the Bahamas, Julie finds this a perfect opportunity to finally relax. But someone is waiting for her. Someone who she thought was dead. Someone who is out again for revenge.

Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Freddie Prinze Jr., Mekhi Phifer, Brandy Norwood, Muse Watson, Matthew Settle, Jennifer Esposito, Bill Cobbs, Jeffrey Combs, John Hawkes ..
Directed by: Danny Cannon
Release date: 1998-11-13

Disturbing Behavior

5.6/10 IMDB

Steve Clark is a newcomer in the town of Cradle Bay, and he quickly realizes that there's something odd about his high school classmates. The clique known as the "Blue Ribbons" are the eerie embodiment of academic excellence and clean living. But, like the rest of the town, they're a little too perfect. When Steve's rebellious friend Gavin mysteriously joins their ranks, Steve searches for the truth with fellow misfit Rachel.

Starring: James Marsden, Katie Holmes, Nick Stahl, Steve Railsback, Bruce Greenwood, William Sadler, Katharine Isabelle, Derek Hamilton, Terry David Mulligan, Susan Hogan ..
Directed by: David Nutter
Release date: 1998-07-24


5.4/10 IMDB

In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Peter O'Toole, Rose McGowan, Joanna Going, Liev Schreiber, Nicky Katt, Clifton Powell, Rick Otto, Valerie Chow, Adam Nelson ..
Directed by: Joe Chappelle
Release date: 1998-01-23

The Prophecy II

5.6/10 IMDB

Gabriel returns to try to destroy the human race he despises so much, with the help of a suicidal teen and the opposition of the angel Daniel.

Starring: Christopher Walken, Jennifer Beals, Brittany Murphy, Eric Roberts, Glenn Danzig, Russell Wong, Steve Hytner, Bruce Abbott, William Prael, Renée Victor ..
Directed by: Greg Spence
Release date: 1998-01-20


4.6/10 IMDB

A young female embezzler arrives at the Bates Motel, which has terrible secrets of its own. Although this version is in color, features a different cast, and is set in 1998, it is closer to a shot-for-shot remake than most remakes, Gus Van Sant often copying Hitchcock's camera movements and editing, and Joseph Stefano's script is mostly carried over. Bernard Herrmann's musical score is reused as well, though with a new arrangement by Danny Elfman and recorded in stereo.

Starring: Vince Vaughn, Anne Heche, Julianne Moore, Viggo Mortensen, William H. Macy, Robert Forster, Philip Baker Hall, Chad Everett, Rance Howard, Rita Wilson ..
Directed by: Gus Van Sant
Release date: 1998-12-04

Species II

4.5/10 IMDB

Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing half-alien offspring, scientist Laura Baker and hired assassin Press Lennox use Eve, a more tempered alien clone, to find Ross and his brood. Before long Eve escapes to mate with Ross.

Starring: Michael Madsen, Natasha Henstridge, Marg Helgenberger, Mykelti Williamson, George Dzundza, James Cromwell, Sarah Wynter, Justin Lazard, Myriam Cyr, Baxter Harris ..
Directed by: Peter Medak
Release date: 1998-04-10
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Aftermath: Genesis

Aftermath: Genesis

7.0/10 IMDB

A sculptor is traumatized by the death of his wife in a car accident. He builds a sculpture in her memory. As the lifelike sculpture begins to bleed through the cracks of clay, the sculptor's flesh mutates and crumbles away...

Starring: Pep Tosar, Trae Houlihan ..
Directed by: Nacho Cerdà
Release date: 1998-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Goosebumps: The Ghost Next Door

Goosebumps: The Ghost Next Door

7.4/10 IMDB

When Hannah Fairchild meets her new neighbor, Danny Anderson, she thinks he's a bit weird...could he be a ghost?

Starring: Nicole Dicker, Cody Jones, Neil Crone, J. Adam Brown, Dov Tiefenbach, Diego Matamoros, Alex Fallis, Amanda Hancox, Judy White, Salvatore Antonio ..
Directed by: Don McCutcheon
Release date: 1998-09-28
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Goosebumps: How I Got My Shrunken Head

Goosebumps: How I Got My Shrunken Head

6.3/10 IMDB

After receiving a mysterious shrunken head from his Aunt Benna, young Mark travels to the jungle island of Baladora where he finds his Aunt has disappeared.

Starring: Daniel Clark, Barbara Radecki, George Chiang, Beki Lantos, Paul Eves, Dixie Seatle, Laura Press, Richard Fitzpatrick ..
Directed by: Ron Oliver
Release date: 1998-09-14
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Goosebumps: Chillogy

Goosebumps: Chillogy

7.4/10 IMDB

Jessica, a teenage girl obsessed with money but greedy when it comes to sharing it, is swept away into a surreal small town environment and learns the hard way that being greedy gets you nothing but trouble.

Starring: Daniel Kash, Caterina Scorsone, Maggie Huculak, Melanie Nicholls-King, Gil Filar, Warren Benns ..
Directed by: William Fruet
Release date: 1998-04-25

Phantasm IV: Oblivion

5.5/10 IMDB

Taking off immediately where the last one ended, in this episode Mike travels across dimensions and time fleeing from the Tall Man, at the same time he tries to find the origins of his enemy, and what really happened the night that his brother died. Meanwhile, Reggie battles the spheres and the undead in a quest to find Mike before the Tall Man can complete his transformation.

Starring: Angus Scrimm, A. Michael Baldwin, Bill Thornbury, Reggie Bannister, Heidi Marnhout, Bob Ivy, Christopher L. Stone, Chloe Kay, Sylvia Flammer, David Gasster ..
Directed by: Don Coscarelli
Release date: 1998-07-31

Todd McFarlane's Spawn 2

8.3/10 IMDB

Upon his return to "life", Spawn seeks out Wanda, who had apparently got over the grief of having lost Al and married another man, Al's best friend Terry Fitzgerald with whom she seemingly had a daughter, Cyan. Terry, a respectable man, works for a man named Jason Wynn. Wynn is a black-market arms dealer, amongst other things (such as the head of certain government organizations, one of which dispatched Al and his team to Vietnam), and is revealed to be the man responsible for the death of Al Simmons due to a disagreement the two had between each other. Jason's actions would also prove dangerous to the lives of Terry, Wanda and their daughter as well. Realizing that he is no longer the man in Wanda's life, Al swears to protect her and her new family.

Starring: Keith David, Michael Nicolosi, Richard Dysart, Dominique Jennings, Michael Beach, John Rafter Lee ..
Directed by: Jennifer Yuh Nelson, Thomas A. Nelson, Mike Vosburg
Release date: 1998-08-25


5.0/10 IMDB

A pierced and tattooed sadist, Captain Howdy, trolls the Internet for naive teens, luring them to his home to torture and defile them. When Howdy kidnaps and tortures the daughter of police Detective Mike Gage, he is caught. Deemed insane, he is sent to an asylum but is released soon after, seemingly better. However, Gage knows it is only a matter of time before Howdy strikes again, and he's ready to unleash his own form of retribution when the time comes.

Starring: Kevin Gage, Elizabeth Peña, Brett Harrelson, Robert Englund, Linda Cardellini, Tucker Smallwood, Ivonne Coll, Amy Smart, Dee Snider, Amal Rhoe ..
Directed by: John Pieplow
Release date: 1998-10-02
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Goosebumps: Deep Trouble

Goosebumps: Deep Trouble

6.2/10 IMDB

Billy and Sheena visit their Uncle Harold on an island in the Caribbean, but while exploring under water they find something terrible lurking deep below the sea.

Starring: Laura Vandervoort, Tod Fennell, Maria Vacratsis, Paul Miller, Mark Ellis, Alex Fallis ..
Directed by: William Fruet
Release date: 1998-11-16

The Wisdom of Crocodiles

6.2/10 IMDB

A vampire in London is searching for the ideal woman to 'redeem' him.

Starring: Jude Law, Elina Löwensohn, Timothy Spall, Jack Davenport, Kerry Fox, Ashley Artus, Antony Cotton, Neran Persaud, Carlton Headley, Colin Salmon ..
Directed by: Po-Chih Leong
Release date: 1998-11-27
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus: The Movie

Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus: The Movie

8.6/10 IMDB

Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus: The Movie is a short film adaptation of the game, consisting of modified cutscenes along with additional footage made specifically for the film. After the destruction of Rupture Farms and the liberation of his fellow Mudokons, Abe unearths another sinister secret ingredient - the Magog Cartel are digging up their ancestors' bones, so he sets out with his friends to put a stop to the industrial menace once again, the only way he knows how - terrorism!

Starring: Lorne Lanning ..
Directed by: Lorne Lanning
Release date: 1998-10-27
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : The Old Man and the Goblins

The Old Man and the Goblins

7.5/10 IMDB

An homage to silent films and the great puppet animator, Ladislas Starewicz. It is the story of a little hermit who is visited by playful goblins.

Directed by: Mark Caballero, Seamus Walsh
Release date: 1998-10-10

Dead Man's Curve

5.8/10 IMDB

Two roommates plan to kill a third to take advantage of college policy giving a 4.0 grade to a suicide's roommates.

Starring: Michael Vartan, Matthew Lillard, Randall Batinkoff, Keri Russell, Tamara Marie Watson, Anthony Griffith, Bo Dietl, Dana Delany, Henry Strozier, Kevin Ruf ..
Directed by: Dan Rosen
Release date: 1998-01-24


6.4/10 IMDB

Nocturne is a psychological horror film built on the conflicts of a woman tortured by the ambiguity between reality and illusion, dream and desire. The woman has perhaps murdered her lover and is living in an unstable world when he returns to her at night, in her dreams and into her arms, as witness to the subversive violence of nature, corporeality and desire. (PA)

Starring: Bradley Eros, Anne Kugler, Karen Sullivan ..
Directed by: Peggy Ahwesh
Release date: 1998-10-10

Written in Blood

5.8/10 IMDB

A best selling author finds his horror novels coming to life.

Starring: Doug Bradley, Gary Beadle, Paul Copley, Kate Debenham Taylor, Erin Geraghty ..
Directed by: Simon Cox
Release date: 1998-06-02

Out of Mind: The Stories of H.P. Lovecraft

6.9/10 IMDB

Haunted by disturbing dreams from an inherited book, a young man becomes interested in the writings of H.P. Lovecraft.

Starring: Christopher Heyerdahl, Art Kitching, Michael Sinelnikoff, Peter Farbridge ..
Directed by: Raymond St-Jean
Release date: 1998-01-01

The Last Broadcast

5.2/10 IMDB

In December 1995, a four-man team from the public-access program, "Fact or Fiction", braved the New Jersey's desolate Pine Barrens determined to deliver a live broadcast of the legendary Jersey Devil. Only one came out alive. It took the jury ninety minutes to sentence the lone survivor to life in prison. One year later, a filmmaker decides to mount his own investigation...

Starring: David Beard, Jim Seward, Stefan Avalos, Lance Weiler, Rein Clabbers, Michele Pulaski, Tom Brunt, Mark Rublee, A.D. Roso, Dale Worstall ..
Directed by: Stefan Avalos, Lance Weiler
Release date: 1998-10-23
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Goosebumps: Cry of the Cat

Goosebumps: Cry of the Cat

6.0/10 IMDB

Allison accidentally kills a cat on her bike. But she soon finds out that this kitty has nine lives.

Starring: Hamille Rustia, Corey Sevier, Fiona Highet, Arthur Eng, Padraigin Murphy, Christine Brubaker, Kate Hennig ..
Directed by: Ron Oliver
Release date: 1998-10-31

Subspecies 4: Bloodstorm

5.1/10 IMDB

Vampire fledgling Michelle Morgan has escaped the grasp of her master Radu Vladislas. Found by a woman named Ana, she is taken to a hospital where a doctor claims to be able to cure her vampirism. Radu, recovering from the near-death delivered by Michelle and her friends, travels to Bucharest to follow his fledgling. He visits the vampire Ash's stronghold. Ash and his protege Serena plot to destroy Radu and employ the help of the humans, Ana and the Doctor.

Starring: Anders Hove, Denice Duff, Ioana Abur, Jonathon Morris, Mihai Dinvale, Floriela Grappini, Dan A?tileanu, Ion Haiduc, Eugenia Bosânceanu, Cristi Rasuceanu ..
Directed by: Ted Nicolaou
Release date: 1998-12-08

I've Been Waiting for You

5.3/10 IMDB

When a New England high schooler is mysteriously murdered, the town blames Sarah, the new girl who recently moved into a purportedly haunted house and who they believe to be the reincarnation of a witch who was burned at the stake 300 years ago.

Starring: Sarah Chalke, Soleil Moon Frye, Ben Foster, Christian Campbell, Maggie Lawson, Chad Cox, Markie Post, Carly Pope, Laura Mennell ..
Directed by: Christopher Leitch
Release date: 1998-03-22

Devil in the Flesh

5.1/10 IMDB

When her mother is killed in a mysterious house fire, rebellious teen Debbie Strand is sent to live with her grandmother, where she becomes even more unhinged. She develops an intense crush on her hunky creative writing teacher, Peter Rinaldi, but her numerous attempts at seduction end in failure. Soon Peter's friends start turning up dead, and he fears that his fiancée, Marilyn, may be Debbie's next victim.

Starring: Rose McGowan, Alex McArthur, Phil Morris, Peg Shirley, Robert Silver, J.C. Brand, Sherrie Rose, Ryan Bittle, Julia Nickson, Krissy Carlson ..
Directed by: Steve Cohen
Release date: 1998-01-04
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : The Tale of Sweeney Todd

The Tale of Sweeney Todd

6.1/10 IMDB

The fictional tale of the murderous 19th century barber (Ben Kinglsey) who sold his kills to a neighboring butcher (Joanna Lumley) for her renowned meat pies. A young innocent (Selina Boyack) and the dashing inspector (Campbell Scott) who tries to solve the murders are also thrown into the mix.

Starring: Ben Kingsley, Campbell Scott, Joanna Lumley, Selina Boyack, David Wilmot, Sean Flanagan, Katharine Schlesinger ..
Directed by: John Schlesinger
Release date: 1998-04-19

Shadow Builder

4.8/10 IMDB

A demon is summoned to take the soul of a young boy who has the potential to become a saint. By doing this he will open a doorway to hell and destroy the world.

Starring: Michael Rooker, Leslie Hope, Shawn Thompson, Andrew Jackson, Kevin Zegers, Steve Blum, Tony Todd, David Calderisi, Catherine Bruhier, Billie Mae Richards ..
Directed by: Jamie Dixon
Release date: 1998-11-01

Henry: Portrait Of A Serial Killer: Part 2

5.0/10 IMDB

Henry has wandered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off of the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.

Starring: Neil Giuntoli, Kate Walsh, Penelope Milford, Mike Houlihan, Rich Komenich, Carri Levinson, Daniel Allar, Miles Stroth, Marlon Newson, Marco Santucci ..
Directed by: Chuck Parello
Release date: 1998-08-14

Bone Daddy

5.3/10 IMDB

Doctor Palmer, a former pathologist, wrote a fictional book based on his real cases. In the book, the madman gets caught, but in reality he is still uncaught. After the book is released, Palmer's editor is kidnapped. Palmer soon is sent a present containing a page of his book, and a bone from his editor. Together with the police, Palmer tries to find his editor, who might still be alive. In addition, his own son becomes one of the main suspects. Written by Julian Reischl

Starring: Rutger Hauer, Barbara Williams, R. H. Thomson, Joseph Kell, Robin Gammell, Blu Mankuma, Mimi Kuzyk, Wayne Best, Dean McDermott, Christopher Kelk ..
Directed by: Mario Philip Azzopardi
Release date: 1998-07-19
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : Cradle Of Filth : PanDaemonAeon

Cradle Of Filth : PanDaemonAeon

6.6/10 IMDB

Undisputed masters of black metal Cradle of Filth bring their extreme vision to the screen on this home-video release. Cradle of Filth: PanDaemonAeon features the group's first music video, for the song "From the Cradle to Enslave" presented in its original uncut version as well as a documentary on the making of the clip and the chaos that is Cradle of Filth's existence.

Starring: Dani Filth, Stuart Anstis, Alex Chandon, Lester Smith ..
Directed by: Alex Chandon
Release date: 1998-01-01


6.4/10 IMDB

A wildly surrealistic computer-generated animation in which a young man is psychologically brutalized by circus characters into believing he is a clown.

Starring: David Kodeski, Phil Ridarelli, Diana Slickman, Stephanie Shaw, Dave Awl, Greg Allen, Steve Mosqueda ..
Directed by: Chris Landreth
Release date: 1998-10-01


4.8/10 IMDB

An unsuspecting woman is impregnated by aliens who are experimenting on the human population.

Starring: Arnold Vosloo, Jillian McWhirter, Brad Dourif, Lindsay Crouse, Wilford Brimley, William E. Pugh, David Wells, Jan Hoag, Don Calfa, Patty Toy ..
Directed by: Brian Yuzna
Release date: 1998-03-30

Death Mask

4.5/10 IMDB

Wilbur works in an old carnival and shows some gruesome things to the public. He covers his face because he had a sadistic father who burned his face as a child. Everybody makes jokes about his scars and when the new boss fires him, he goes to an old swamp-witch who gives him a peace of wood from a hanging tree. Wilbur makes a mask from this piece of wood and puts all his anger in this mask. When he puts the mask on, everybody who looks at him commits suicide.

Starring: James Best, Linnea Quigley, John Nutten, Brigitte Hill, Diane Cantrell, Robin Krasny, Cynthia Beckert, Tom Ferguson ..
Directed by: Steve Latshaw
Release date: 1998-01-01

The Dentist 2

4.7/10 IMDB

Dr. Feinstone escapes from the mental hospital where he has been held ever since his wife's adultery sent him on a deranged killing spree. Hoping to resume a normal life, he makes his way to a quiet Midwestern town and establishes himself in a new practice under an assumed name. Things are starting to look up for Dr. 'Caine' – that is, until the day he catches his new love in the arms of someone else. As before, the impact of romantic betrayal sends him over the edge into madness and murder, with his unfortunate patients once again bearing the brunt of his hostility.

Starring: Corbin Bernsen, Jillian McWhirter, Jeff Doucette, Susanne Wright, Jim Antonio, Lee Dawson, Wendy Robie, Ralph P. Martin, Clint Howard, Linda Hoffman ..
Directed by: Brian Yuzna
Release date: 1998-12-11


5.8/10 IMDB

The story of Connie Sproutz, a likeable young woman with the sad problem of a spore-generating deformity on her face which causes difficulties in her day-to-day life such as dissolving into a gelatinous mass anyone who is to be devoured by the neural parasite that inhabits her skull, which is empty due to the fact that she stores her brain in a jar beside her bed.

Starring: Anastasia Woolverton, Hannah Nease, James Diederichsen, Patricia Mathews, George Randolph ..
Directed by: William Kersten
Release date: 1998-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1998 : The Atrocity Exhibition

The Atrocity Exhibition

5.6/10 IMDB

A doctor in a mental research institution is driven insane by the spectacle of the horrors of the twentieth century.

Starring: Victor Slezak, Anna Juvander, Michael Kirby, Mariko Takai, Robert Patrick Brink, Diane Grotke, Caroline McGee, Eddie Daniels, Robert Morgan ..
Directed by: Jonathan Weiss
Release date: 1998-01-31

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