100 Years of Horror

Season 1
 (52)IMDb 7.2199716+
Hosted by Christopher Lee, 100 Years of Horror is the first show of its kind ever produced; chronicling the history of movie horror from the earliest experimental chillers through the unforgettable golden age of movie monsters, and on through today's terrifying fright films.
Starring
Christopher LeeRoger CormanJohn Carpenter
Genres
Horror
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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Episodes (26)

  1. 1. Dracula and his Disciples
    December 12, 1996
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Chronicling the history of the concept of modern vampirism and its most famous figure, Dracula, from his origins in the classic Bram Stoker novel to the iconic screen adaptations of the character.
  2. 2. Blood Drinking Beginnings
    December 19, 1996
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look back at the history of ghoulish vampires and other blood-sucking creatures.
  3. 3. Frankenstein's Friends
    December 26, 1996
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    An examination of the classic films based on Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein', and the portrayals of the Frankenstein's monster by Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney, Bela Lugosi, and Glenn Strange.
  4. 4. Baron Frankenstein
    January 2, 1997
    24min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A study of the Frankenstein franchise after 1950 with a focus on those different interpretations of the Baron and his creation.
  5. 5. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
    January 9, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at the many film interpretations of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."
  6. 6. Werewolves
    January 16, 1997
    24min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The history of the werewolf film focusing on the work of Long Chaney, Jr. and Michael Landon.
  7. 7. Bela Lugosi
    January 23, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at the life and career of Bela Lugosi, most famous for his performances as Dracula.
  8. 8. Boris Karloff
    January 30, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at the life and career of Boris Karloff, most famous for his performances as Frankenstein.
  9. 9. Ghosts
    March 6, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror takes a venture into the paranormal for a closer look at the history of ghost and haunted house movies.
  10. 10. Phantom
    March 13, 1997
    24min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at films based on the Phantom of the Opera and the Invisible Man.
  11. 11. Witches
    March 20, 1997
    23min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror looks at cinematic portrayals of witchcraft and paganism.
  12. 12. Demons
    March 27, 1997
    24min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror examines films focusing on the devil and demons.
  13. 13. Mutants
    April 3, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at horror films based on mutants, such as the Creature from the Black Lagoon and the Abominable Snowman.
  14. 14. Freaks
    April 10, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at horror film portrayals of physical deformity, including the Hunchback of Notre Dame.
  15. 15. Scream Queens
    April 17, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror looks at the female stars of horror cinema, including Jamie Lee Curtis and Fay Ray.
  16. 16. Girl Ghouls
    April 24, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror reviews the history of female antagonists in horror films.
  17. 17. Maniacs
    May 1, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror delves into the slasher movie genre.
  18. 18. Gory Gimmicks
    May 8, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror examines the myriad of gimmicks used to enhance terror in horror films including Technicolor, 3-D, insurance, and electrical shocks.
  19. 19. Sorcerers
    May 15, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror examines the portrayal of magicians and Satanism in horror films.
  20. 20. Aliens
    May 22, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror looks at portrayals of aliens in horror films from the 1950s to the early 1980s.
  21. 21. Mummies
    May 29, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror examines the portrayal of the mummy in the history of horror film.
  22. 22. Zombies
    June 5, 1997
    51min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror takes a look into history of the undead in cinema.
  23. 23. Mad Doctors
    June 12, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror looks at horror movie portrayals of mad scientists.
  24. 24. Man-Made Monsters
    June 19, 1997
    25min
    16+
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    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror examines movies featuring man-made monsters like the Fly and the Golem.
  25. 25. Giants
    June 26, 1997
    25min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    100 Years of Horror looks at horror films that involving the tropes of excessive growth and shrinking.
  26. 26. Dinosaurs
    July 3, 1997
    51min
    16+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A look at dinosaur movies including "The Lost World", "The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms", and "Godzilla".

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Supporting actors
Robert De NiroHugh M. HefnerFred Olen RayRichard DenningRaquel WelchKenneth BranaghBeverly Garland
Producers
Ted Newsom
Season year
1997
Network
Multicom Entertainment Group (MEG)
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