Horror Movies: An Essential History

UPDATE: This list has reached the max 3300 films allowed! An overflow list can be found here, where I will continue adding and collecting titles for you all to check out and enjoy! The overflow list is here: letterboxd.com/callifrax/list/horror-movies-ii-the-expansion/

Yes, I know I haven't seen the majority of the films on this list, and I am ashamed to say that. Nevertheless, this is a history of horror movies, bit by bit. This is not every horror movie ever, but there is a lot of them. Partially a reminder to get me to watch more.

Pick any one of these movies, and they will say something about the time, the culture, and the state of horror movies at the time, whether…