All the films mentioned in Kim Newman's Nightmare Movies

All the films mentioned by name in Kim Newman's definitive encyclopedia of horror films, Nightmare Movies. Well worth a read.

(Work in progress)

There are 65 films in this list released in the 1950s.

  • The World, the Flesh and the Devil
  • Apache Drums
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers
  • I Was a Teenage Frankenstein
  • Them!
  • I Was a Teenage Werewolf
  • Rock All Night
  • A Bucket of Blood
  • The Curse of Frankenstein
  • Dracula
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • The Mummy
  • The Ladykillers
  • Ghost of Dragstrip Hollow
  • Creature from the Black Lagoon
  • The Story of Mankind
  • Kiss Me Deadly
  • Bad Day at Black Rock
  • House of Wax
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • Rio Bravo
  • High Noon
  • The Seven Year Itch
  • On the Beach
  • The Quatermass Xperiment
  • Strangers on a Train
  • Diabolique
  • The Thing from Another World
  • The Fly
  • Rashomon
  • Robot Monster
  • Plan 9 from Outer Space
  • The Brain from Planet Arous
  • Daughter of Dr. Jekyll
  • Cinderella
  • House on Haunted Hill
  • The Neanderthal Man
  • Invisible Invaders
  • The Deadly Mantis
  • Beginning of the End
  • It! The Terror from Beyond Space
  • Quatermass II
  • The Steel Helmet
  • Target Earth
  • Lust of the Vampire
  • An Inspector Calls
  • The Fiend Who Walked The West
  • Gun Crazy
  • Land of the Pharaohs
  • M
  • The Prisoner of Zenda
  • Carousel
  • Ugetsu
  • The Ghost of Yotsuya
  • The Search for Bridey Murphy
  • A Place in the Sun
  • North by Northwest
  • Run for the Sun
  • Rear Window
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still
  • Godzilla, King of the Monsters!
  • The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
  • Giant
  • Vertigo
  • El Grito De La Muerte