Television and Movies

RECOMMENDATIONS

DRAMA

The House of Sand and Fog, My So-Called Life (Series), Love in the Time of Cholera, Black Swan, Girl with the Pearl Earring, Ghost, The Messenger, Marie Antoinette (2006), Far From Heaven, Far and Away, Hotel Rwanda, The Da Vinci Code, Angels and Demons, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (American and Swedish Versions), The Girl Who Played with Fire, Eyes Wide Shut, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, Philadelphia, The Lovely Bones, Planet of the Apes (1968), Rob Roy, The Piano, Million Dollar Baby, Gandhi, The Kite Runner, Romeo and Juliet (1996), Flame and Citron, Dead Poet’s Society, The Crucible, The Danish Girl, Good Will Hunting, Gangs of New York, Amistad, Gladiator, Atonement, V for Vendetta, Interview with the Vampire, Schindler’s List, The Hours, Gone with the Wind, The Pianist, Fried Green Tomatoes, Joy Luck Club, Thelma and Louise, The Girl on the Train, Ninth Gate, The Namesake, With Honors, School Ties, Dracula, The Last Emperor, The Imitation Game, Water for Elephants, A Field of Their Own, Possession, The Killing (Series), Unsolved Mysteries (Series), Homeland, Elephant, The Great Gatsby (2013), The Vanishing, Flatliners, Les Miserables (2012), Gone Girl, Anne of Green Gables (Series, 1985), Anne with an E, Criminal Minds, Frances Ha, Highway to Heaven (Series), P.S. I Love You, Beaches, Under the Tuscan Sun, The Duchess, Definitely Maybe. Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, Before Midnight, The Vanishing, Two Days in Paris, My Name is Khan, Marley and Me, Titanic, Alexander, Water, The Emperor’s Club, The Whistleblower, Brokedown Palace, Angela’s Ashes, Total Eclipse, My Sister’s Keeper, Martian Child, Game of Thrones

HORROR

Halloween, Red Dragon, Hannibal, The Silence of the Lambs, Perfume, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, White Noise, Gothika, Rose Red, Friday the Thirteenth, The Strangers, The Others, The Ring, 30 Days of Night, 28 Days Later, Insidious, The Amityville Horror, The Blair Witch Project, A Haunting in Connecticut, Seven, Poltergeist, The Grudge, The Last House on the Left, As Above So Below, The Conjuring, The Witch, Ravenous, Sinister, Candyman, The House of the Devil, Dead End, The Caller, Cold Mountain, Hellraiser, Red Dragon, Paranormal Activity

STEPHEN KING ADAPTATIONS

The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer, The Stand, IT, Sometimes They Come Back, Dolores Claiborne, The Shining, Doctor Sleep, Misery, Dream Catcher, 1408, Pet Sematary, The Langoliers

M. KNIGHT SHYAMALAN 

The Sixth Sense, The Visit, Devil, Signs, Split, The Village, The Happening

GUILLERMO DEL TORO

The Orphanage, Pan’s Labyrinth, Crimson Peak, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

ACTION/FANTASY

The Matrix, Total Recall, Underworld, Indiana Jones – Raiders of the Lost Ark and The Last Crusade, Hemlock Grove, Stranger Things, The Bourne Identity. Valkyrie, Alien, Terminator, Haywire, Lost Girl

FOREIGN

Veer Zaara, Kal Ho Nah Ho, Coolie, Sharabi

COMEDY

Zoolander, Book Smart, Knives Out, Bride’s Maids, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Will and Grace, Real Time with Bill Maher, The First Wives Club, Fraiser, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, She’s the Man, Gilmore Girls. Harold and Kumar

HYBRID

American Horror Story, Bones, True Blood, Legion, Stonehurst Asylum, Penny Dreadful, Daybreakers, Drag Me to Hell

ANIMATED

Transformers, the Movie (1986), Snow White, Beauty and The Beast, The Little Mermaid, Robin Hood, Charlotte’s Web