This book runs deep, and goes all the way back to the origins of the horror genre. I'm glad I bought a copy of this when I did back in 2011. Read morePublished 7 months ago by duspan
It's hard to believe but this book has held up really well despite only covering horror films until 1994 (1995 release; 496 Pages). Read morePublished 21 months ago by MacheteJason
The Encyclopedia of Horror Movies: The Complete Film Reference was the horror movie fan's bible back in the 80s (with the old Jack Nicholson cover photo from The Shining). Read morePublished on July 21, 2012 by Baron Von Cool
This book is the most thorough any encyclopedia has ever dared to be, chronologically assorting horror movies starting way back with George Melies' short film; Le Manoir Du Diable... Read morePublished on July 27, 2011 by Duspin
In terms of exhaustiveness, this book is probably second to none. Not only does it survey almost every American horror movie ever made, it contains a good lot on international... Read morePublished on December 26, 2005 by pg
The overlook film encylopedia:horror, not to be confused with the horror at the overlook hotel HERE'S JONNY and here's my review. Read morePublished on August 19, 2005 by constant reader
I am still waiting for a perfect horror reference guide and this one comes pretty close. It is still missing dozens of titles that are elusive, but not THAT elusive! Read morePublished on May 17, 2000 by "caseyscott"
I find this a very useful and thorough book. However, any horror movie reviewer who puts down the Robert Wise film The Haunting is, in my not at all humble opinion, off target. Read morePublished on January 29, 1999