List of horror films of the 1890s

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This is a list of horror films released in the 1890s

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Horror films released in the 1890s
Title Director Cast Country Subgenre/notes
1896
Le Manoir du diable Georges Méliès Georges Méliès, Jeanne d'Alcy France Short film[1][2]
Une nuit terrible Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[2]
Escamotage d’une dame au théâtre Robert Houdin Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[3]
1897
The Haunted Castle George Albert Smith George Albert Smith United Kingdom Short film[4]
The Bewitched Inn Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[4]
The X-Rays George Albert Smith Laura Bayley, Tom Green United Kingdom Short film[4][5]
The Alchemist's Hallucination Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[4]
1898
Photographing a Ghost George Albert Smith George Albert Smith United Kingdom Short film[6]
The Accursed Cavern Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[6]
The Astronomer's Dream Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[6]
Shinin No Sosei (Resurrection of a Corpse) Japan Short film[7][8]
Bake Jizo (Jizo the Spook) Japan Short film[7]
The Cavalier's Dream Edwin S. Porter N/A United States Short film[6]
1899
Cléopâtre Georges Méliès Georges Méliès, Jeanne d'Alcy France Short film[9]
The Miser's Doom Walter R. Booth Walter R. Booth United Kingdom Short film[9]
Le Diable au couvent Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[9]
Raising Spirits Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[9]

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Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Hardy 1995, p. 16.
  2. ^ a b Kinnard 1999, p. 9.
  3. ^ Kinnard 1999, pp. 8−9.
  4. ^ a b c d Kinnard 1999, p. 10.
  5. ^ Brooke, Michael. "The X-Rays". BFI Screenonline Database. Retrieved November 18, 2014.
  6. ^ a b c d Kinnard 1999, p. 11.
  7. ^ a b Sarah Nour - The First 10 Horror Films in Recorded History, reelrundown.com, November 12, 2019
  8. ^ Shinin No Sosei, imdb.com
  9. ^ a b c d Kinnard 1999, p. 12.

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