1960 Horror Movies

Psycho (1960)

Psycho

  • 97%
  • R
  • 109 min
  • Horror

Marion Crane works at a Real Estate Office in Arizona. She has a sister named Lila and a boyfriend named Sam. She wants to marry Sam, but the two do not have enough money, since Sam is still paying off his ex-wife's alimony, and she has a small job at Lowery's office. One Friday, December the eleventh, Mr. Cassidy, a rich oil tycoon, comes to the office to give Lowery $40,000 to buy a house for his daughter's wedding present. Lowery asks Marion to deposit the cash and she said she would....

Les yeux sans visage (1960)

Les yeux sans visage

    • 88 min
    • Horror

    A brilliant scientist, Professor Genessier, is guilt-stricken after having disfigured his daughter’s face in a car accident. He has almost perfected the technique of grafting skin tissue and intends to use this science to rebuild his daughter’s damaged face. But he needs a supply of donors to experiment on.

    The Little Shop of Horrors (1960)

    The Little Shop of Horrors

    • 92%
    • NR
    • 70 min
    • Comedy

    Seymour is a young man who works in a flower store. He manages to create a carnivorous plant that feeds on human flesh. Nobody knows about it, so Seymour and the plant become good "friends." The plant needs food to grow up, so it convinces him to start killing people.

    Peeping Tom (1960)

    Peeping Tom

    • 95%
    • NR
    • 101 min
    • Horror

    Mark Lewis is a cameraman in a film studio. In his off-hours, he takes nude 'art' photographs which are sold under-the-counter by newsagents. Mark's father was a famous scientist who devoted his life to the study of the psychology of fear, using his own son as his 'guinea pig'. His father would wake him by shining a bright light in his eyes and photograph his terrified reactions with a cine camera. Mark, now an adult, has grown into an insane killer with an obsession to record on celluloid the...

    13 Ghosts (1960)

    13 Ghosts

    • 31%
    • PG-13
    • 85 min
    • Horror

    Reclusive Dr. Zorba has died and left his eerie mansion to his nephew Cyrus Zorba and his family. Along with the house, the Zorba family has also inherited the occultist's collection of 12 ghosts, who can only be seen through Zorba's special goggles. The family members, their lives at risk upon the discovery that Zorba's fortune lies hidden somewhere in the house, receive aid from the unexpected.

    Atom Age Vampire (1960)

    Atom Age Vampire

      • 105 min
      • Horror

      A reptilian professor restores a scarred singer's beauty with serum from the dead.

      Blood and Roses (1960)

      Blood and Roses

        • 74 min
        • Horror

        Young Carmilla is jealous of her friend's engagement, and her obsession leads her to the tomb of a female vampire. The vampire possesses her and leads her to kill and terrorise the inhabitants of the estate. But is it all in her mind, or is she really under the control of an ancient vampire ancestor?

        Circus of Horrors (1960)

        Circus of Horrors

          • 88 min
          • Horror

          A plastic surgeon and his nurse join a bizarre circus to escape from the police. Here he befriends deformed women and transforms them for his "Temple of Beauty". However, when they threaten to leave, they meet with mysterious accidents.

          Das Spukschloss im Spessart (1960)

          Das Spukschloss im Spessart

            • Unrated
            • 97 min
            • Comedy

            From her father Charlotte inherits a dilapidated castle near the small German town Bonn. The castle is encumbered with debt, most of the inventory is pledged. Five ghosts who live in the castle, former robbers in the Spessart forests, in the castle decide to help her. However their unconventional methods bring Charlotte in trouble. Written by Tom Zoerner <[email protected]>

            Ein Toter hing im Netz (1960)

            Ein Toter hing im Netz

              • 89 min
              • Horror

              A plane carrying a troupe of beautiful dancers crashes on a deserted island inhabited by radioactive spiders whose bite turns you into a murderous monster.

              House of Usher (1960)

              House of Usher

                • NONE
                • 79 min
                • Horror

                After a long journey, Philip arrives at the Usher mansion seeking his loved one, Madeline. Upon arriving, however, he discovers that Madeline and her brother Roderick Usher have been afflicted with a mysterious malady: Roderick's senses have become painfully acute, while Madeline has become catatonic. That evening, Roderick tells his guest of an old Usher family curse: any time there has been more than one Usher child, all of the siblings have gone insane and died horrible deaths. As the days...

                La casa del terror (1960)

                La casa del terror

                  • Unrated
                  • 82 min
                  • Comedy

                  Casimiro, night watchman at a wax museum of horrors, is even more sleepy than his usual laziness makes him - because his boss, the Professor, is secretly draining blood from him while he dozes to use in experiments in raising the dead. These haven't worked so far, and the bodies have been waxened and placed on display in the museum to cover his crimes. His big chance seems to come, however, when he learns that the mummified body of a modern man has been found in an Egyptian sarcophagus....

                  La maschera del demonio (1960)

                  La maschera del demonio

                    • NR
                    • 87 min
                    • Horror

                    A vengeful witch and her fiendish servant return from the grave and begin a bloody campaign to possess the body of the witch's beautiful look-alike descendant. Only the girl's brother and a handsome doctor stand in her way.

                    Last Woman on Earth (1960)

                    Last Woman on Earth

                      • 71 min
                      • Drama

                      A Roger Corman sci-fi film about the last three people on the face of the earth.

                      Mill of the Stone Women (1960)

                      Mill of the Stone Women

                        • Unrated
                        • 90 min
                        • Horror

                        Hans arrives in a town near Amsterdam to write a story on the reclusive sculptor, Professor Val, who lives on an island in the old mill house the locals call the Mill of the Stone Women. Hans meets the professor's beautiful and seductive daughter, and begins feeling passion for her despite his true love for Lisa Lotta. Slowly he becomes aware of the nefarious experiments being conducted by Val and his furtive assistant Dr. Boles, and local women continue to disappear. Written by Ed...

                        Teenage Zombies (1960)

                        Teenage Zombies

                          • Unrated
                          • 73 min
                          • Horror

                          Teenagers Reg, Skip, Julie and Pam go out for an afternoon of water skiing on a nice day. They come ashore on an island that is being used as a testing center for a scientist and agents from "an eastern power." They seek to turn the people of the United States into easily controlled zombie like creatures. The agents steal Reg's boat, stranding the teens on the island. The four friends are then held captive in cages able only to speculate on their fate. Though they have already...

                          The Brides of Dracula (1960)

                          The Brides of Dracula

                          • 73%
                          • 85 min
                          • Horror

                          A young teacher on her way to a position in Transylvania helps a young man escape the shackles his mother has put on him. In so doing she innocently unleashes the horrors of the undead once again on the populace, including those at her school for ladies. Luckily for some, Dr Van Helsing is already on his way.

                          The City of the Dead (1960)

                          The City of the Dead

                            • NONE
                            • 75 min
                            • Horror

                            On 3 March 1692, in Whitewood, Massachusetts, the witch Elizabeth Selwyn is sentenced to be burned at the stake, and her partner Jethrow Keane asks Lúcifer to save her. About three hundred years later, the college student Nan Barlow decides to spend her vacation in the town to research witchcraft. Her professor Alan Driscoll suggests Nan to lodge in the Ravens Inn, managed by Mrs. Newless. Once in the village, the naive Nan is advised by the local priest, Reverend Russell, to immediately leave...

                            The Flesh and the Fiends (1960)

                            The Flesh and the Fiends

                              • 97 min
                              • Horror

                              Edinburgh, 1827. Two Irish immigrants hit upon the idea of selling the bodies of the recently deceased to eminent surgeon Dr. Robert Knox. Dr. Knox, knowing that experimental vivisection is the only way for medicine to make progress, forms an uneasy alliance with the self-styled body snatchers. But when their supply of corpses runs out, they decide to murder for their inventory. Knox, who has turned a blind eye, is forced to defend himself with all of his skill and intelligence as everyone...

                              The Hands of Orlac (1960)

                              The Hands of Orlac

                                • PG
                                • 95 min
                                • Crime

                                The oft-filmed Maurice Renard novel Hands of Orlac was given another cinematic go-round in this Franco-British production. Famed concert pianist Stephen Orlac (Mel Ferrer) survives a plane crash, but his hands are permanently destroyed. Helpful surgeon Volcheff (Donald Wolfit) grafts a pair of new hands on the hapless Orlac. Unfortunately, they're the hands of an executed murderer--useless for a pianist, but quite handy (no pun intended) for less delicate work. Before long, Orlac is convinced...