Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
Avatar
Added by Xanadon't on 15 Feb 2011 12:40
2352 Views 6 Comments
18
vote

Best in Horror: 1970's

Add header image

Choose file... or enter url:
Sort by: Showing 23 items
Decade: Rating: List Type:
People who added this item 4471 Average listal rating (3031 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.5
Alien (1979)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1753 Average listal rating (1073 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 4461 Average listal rating (2905 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 8
Jaws (1975)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2271 Average listal rating (1485 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
Halloween (1978)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 145 Average listal rating (86 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.4
The Sentinel (1977)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2606 Average listal rating (1637 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Carrie (1976)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 3890 Average listal rating (2487 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8
The Exorcist (1973)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1699 Average listal rating (903 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.4
Eraserhead (1977)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 764 Average listal rating (440 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.6
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 394 Average listal rating (263 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.9
The Brood (1979)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 701 Average listal rating (381 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.3
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 893 Average listal rating (566 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Deliverance (1972)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 432 Average listal rating (254 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1015 Average listal rating (584 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 383 Average listal rating (240 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 6.9
Zombi 2 (1979)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 255 Average listal rating (150 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.4
Rabid (1977)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 442 Average listal rating (234 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.3
House (1977)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1323 Average listal rating (861 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Omen (1976)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 353 Average listal rating (240 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.8
Phantasm (1979)
Xanadon't's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
Add items to section

Cutting Room Floor

Movies that didn't quite make the grade.

My dozen favorite of the decade. Subject to change as I catch up on titles.

Recommendations welcome!!

Added to




Related lists

My favorite Horror movies by decade v.2.0
8 item list by the giraffe
21 votes 3 comments
My favorite Horror movies by decade
8 item list by the giraffe
14 votes 1 comment
Best in Horror: 1980's
40 item list by Xanadon't
59 votes 14 comments
Best in horror/thriller 1990-1999
41 item list by Xanadon't
29 votes 13 comments
Favorite 80's Horror Films
311 item list by MARKFX
9 votes
My favorite Horror movies - 70s
44 item list by the giraffe
36 votes 18 comments
Batman (1970's)
21 item list by darthjoker12
2 votes
Favorite 70's Horror Films (1970-1979)
2 item list by xxxTheRipperxxx
2 votes
BHM'S 100 Best Horror Films of All Time 2010
100 item list by AFIoscar
18 votes
July 2013
48 item list by Dylan Dog
3 votes

View more top voted lists

People who voted for this also voted for


More lists from Xanadon't



Comments

Posted: 6 years, 8 months ago at Feb 17 23:10
A few of these I need to check out apparently. Nice to see some love for The Wicker Man and Phantasm. Amityville Horror would be higher on my list, while The Exorcist (which did nothing but make me laugh when I saw it) wouldn't be on it at all.

Confused by the absence of Carrie & Dawn of the Dead.

Recommendations: Theater of Blood (head to Netflix instant watch) and Four Flies on Grey Velvet (which Netflix has on DVD, surprisingly)
Posted: 6 years, 8 months ago at Feb 18 11:27
Never did see Carrie, and perhaps even more unforgivable, never saw Dawn of the Dead either.

Heh, can we still be friends?

oOo, never heard of Theater of Blood, and been wondering for a while now if Four Flies is worth a look. Thanks for the recommendations!! And I promise I'll try to rectify my classic horror negligence sometime soon ;)
Posted: 6 years, 8 months ago at Feb 18 18:04
That explains it then. Go watch them! I think Carrie is on instant...I know it was in October anyway.
Posted: 5 years, 9 months ago at Jan 5 5:54
Fantastic list, my friend! I haven't seen The Wicker Man, The Brood or The Sentinel yet, though, but I agree with the rest of your picks.
Posted: 4 years, 11 months ago at Nov 23 21:21
`Blood on Satan`s Claw`, `Asylum` `Let`s Scare Jessica to Death`, `From Beyond the Grave`, `Let Sleeping Corpses Lie`, `Don`t Torture a Duckling`, `Deathdream` and `The Other` are all worth a look as well, from the same decade (if you haven`t already seen them)
Posted: 4 years, 11 months ago at Nov 23 21:22
Great list!!!

Post comment


Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block