Erotic Horror

The best films blending erotica and horror explore the link between the two very different genres.

While detestable torture porn movies linger on the distress and humiliation of the often nude, often female victim for no reason other than for the audience to revel in the on-screen sadism.

Perhaps surprisingly it is lustful women rather than predatory... [+]

Erotic Horror Film Listing

Jess Franco, 1972


Dracula's Daughter

Jess Franco pays homage to the classic Universal horror genre with his lesbian vampire tale, Drac...


Andrea Bianchi, 1975


Strip Nude for Your Killer

The death of a fashion model leads to a revenge-driven trail of death that soon h...


Ray Austin, 1971


Virgin Witch

When two pretty hitch-hikers are hired for a modelling assignment at a creepy English manor house...


Luigi Batzella, 1974


Nude For Satan

Nude For Satan is Italian gothic cinema at its most demented, with lashings of 1970s-style sex, w...


Joe D'Amato, Alfonso Brescia, 1978-82


Shameless Sexploitation

A collection of sexploitation movies from Shameless Screen Entertainment. These B...


Gianfranco Mingozzi, 1974


Flavia the Heretic

The most notoriously graphic descent into the world of nunsploitation, set in 15th century Italy,...



Offbeat: British Cinema's Curiosities, Obscurities and Forgott...

While critics sing from an over familiar hymn sheet...


Jess Franco, 1969


Venus in Furs (Franco, 1969)

A Euro-sleaze shocker by cult director Jess Franco in which a musician finds the ...


Nicolas Roeg, 2007



Nicholas Roeg's first film in 15 years is a supernatural drama set amidst the rolling hills of th...


Noboru Tanaka, 1974


Watcher in the Attic

Japanese psychological horror in which, in 1923 Tokyo, the landlord of a downmarket boarding hous...


Jess Franco, 1980


Bloody Moon

With the 'body-count' genre in vogue in the early 1980s, 'Eurotrash auteur' Jess Franco was asked...


Jean Rollin, 1979


Fascination (Rollin, 1979)

This is director Jean Rollin at his best, with visual delights, sensual lesbian l...


Nagisa Oshima, 1978


Empire of Passion

Made while the director, Nagisa Oshima, was being prosecuted for the publication of the script to...


Bruno Forzani, Helene Cattet, 2009



Three key moments, all of them sensual, define Ana's life in Amer. Her carnal search sways betwee...


Andrew Parkinson, Simon Rumley, 2011


Little Deaths

A new anthology, Little Deaths features three horrific tales from edgy British filmmakers - House...


Harry Kumel, 1970


Daughters of Darkness

A cult vampire film that prefers psychosexuality to gore, Daughters of Darkness stars Delphine Se...


Jess Franco, 1970



A film based on De Sade's notorious Philosophy in the Boudoir, Jess Franco's Eugenie tells a tale...


Carl Schenkel, 1979


Dracula Blows His Cool

Nudity-packed horror/comedy, in which one of Dracula's descendants lands a job as a fashion photo...