Watch Roots Search
Genres: horror, science fiction
Plot Summary: When a research crew in deep space discovers the desolate ship “Green Planet” that warps into their area, they encounter Buzz, the commander and sole surivor of the ship. Being too incapacitated to make them aware of the situation of his ship, the research team will soon discover that they have found something far, far worse…
Watch The Monster Of Frankenstein
Genres: drama, horror, science fiction
Plot Summary: Airing on TV Asahi in 1981, with a running time of 111 minutes, Frankenstein is a reasonably standard retelling of the classic book by Mary Shelley. In a foreboding castle scientist Dr. Victor Frankenstein performs a hideous experiment which he hopes will bring the dead back to life. With the help of his assistant he is successful in reanimating a man recreated from parts gathered from corpses but the creature is unpredictable and horrifying. The doctor flees back to his home in Switzerland leaving his assistant in charge of destroying the monster. But Dr. Frankenstein soon finds that he cannot hide from his shameful secret forever as mysterious murders are committed around him forcing him to question if his creation really is dead and gone…
Watch Daimajuu Gekitou Hagane no Oni
Genres: horror, science fiction
Plot Summary: In the year 1999, a team of UN scientists in an attempt to tap into a new energy resource on a deserted island called Sansara, unknownigly open a portal to another universe, unleashing dormant biomechanical entities. Three years later, Takuya Goroza returns to the island of Sansara urged by a mysterious request by college chum Haruka Alford. Little does he know, his old friend isn’t what he appears to be…
Watch Mina and the Count
Genres: comedy, horror
Plot Summary: The series was about a seven-year-old girl named Mina Harper and her encounters with a vampire during a night that she is sleeping.
Watch Gregory Horror Show The Bloody Karte
Genres: comedy, mystery, horror, supernatural
Plot Summary: The fourth series, The Bloody Karte (presented as a side series on the DVDs) is a set of 12 stories about Catherine working in a mysterious hospital.
Watch Hair High
Genres: comedy, horror, romance
Plot Summary: “Hair High” is a gothic high-school comedy with a “Carrie”-like story. Cherri and Rod are the high-school king and queen and they justifiably rule their domain. Spud, the new kid in town, accidentally offends both Cherri and Rod and so is forced to become Cherri’s slave. Naturally, they immediately hate each other, but of course later they fall in love. Cherri and Spud secretly decide to go to the prom together, and on prom night a rejected Rod forces their car off the road and into the lake. In true 50′s ballad style, their car sinks to the bottom of the lake as they share one last kiss. While the bodies of Cherri and Spud lie in a timeless embrace, Rod is successful in thwarting any investigation and is able to get away with murder. On the night of the following year’s prom, the car magically comes to life and slowly drives out of the lake with Cherri and Spud, as if nothing had happened, only this time their bodies are in an advanced state of decomposition. Their rusty and …
Watch Ankoku Shinwa
Genres: mystery, fantasy, horror, supernatural, psychological
Plot Summary: Long ago there were fierce gods of legends who shook the earth to its foundation with their power. There are now prehistoric rivals from the primitive times in Japan, that fought to protect their secrets in the present day. The God of Darkness Susanoah-oh is now sleeping in the shadows of the underworld waiting for his rebirth. However his coming hasn’t gone unoticed. There are agents from the Kikuchi Clan (descendants of Japans first inhabitants) who have seen the warning signs of the spreading of darkness’s bringing. These investigators are armed with ancient knowledge and artifacts who are willingly prepared to face the God of Darkness. Now they must fight the assembled spirits of hell to find the one young boy who is chosen by fate to grasp the chaotic might of the deadly Gods.
Watch The Curse of Kazuo Umezu
Plot Summary: Two separate stories. In “What Will the Video Camera Reveal”, a transfer student arrives from Mexico causing great agitation into the life of a classmate named Masami. In “The Haunted Mansion”, four girls adventure into a sinister house on their neighborhood.
Genres: adventure, mystery, horror
Plot Summary: The unnamed main character has been having strange dreams, seeing strange things, and meeting strange people. He investigates these events and finds a strange girl named Aya. With her help, he discovers that his world may not in fact be real and many of the people he thinks he knows may not exist anymore.
Watch Hellboy Blood and Iron
Genres: action, fantasy, horror, science fiction
Plot Summary: In 1939, young Professor Bruttenholm destroyed Erzsebet Ondrushko, a female vampire who bathed in the blood of innocents to stay young. Now someone in upstate New York is trying to bring her back, and the elderly Professor Broom has decided to investigate it himself. He takes the top BPRD agents, Hellboy, Liz Sherman and Abe Sapien, who are more worried about his welfare than the return of any vampire. Their tune changes when they face a horde of ghosts, a phantom wolf pack, witches, harpies, a giant werewolf and Erzsebet herself. Hellboy ends up battling the Queen of Witches, the goddess Hecate, who wants him to embrace his true destiny, a destiny that includes the destruction of mankind.
Watch Psycho Diver Soul Siren
Genres: horror, science fiction, psychological
Plot Summary: Yuki Kano has it all: fame, wealth, the world at her feet. There’s also something very wrong with her… from time to time, she’s totally unable to sing (which, for a pop star, is not good). Enter Bosujima, a “psycho diver” with the capability to enter people’s heads and straighten out what’s wrong with them. Well, most of the time, anyway.
Watch Imawa no Kuni no Alice
Genres: action, horror, supernatural, psychological
Plot Summary: The story follows a high school boy named Arisu and other youths who are transported to a devastated alternate world. Trapped, they are forced to play a deadly game of survival.
Genres: action, fantasy, horror, supernatural, science fiction, yaoi
Plot Summary: Strange “lifepods” have crashed in the western mountains, bringing with them supernatural beings previously found only in the realm of folk-lore and fantasy. Vampires walk the Earth, at war with Humanity an each other, driven by the most terrifying of genetic imperatives. Like wasps seeking a spider, they have come to this planet for only one purpose: to perpetuate their species.
Watch Neo Tokyo
Genres: adventure, fantasy, horror, science fiction, supernatural
Plot Summary: This movie is divided into three separate segments, each under a different screenwriter and film director. 1. Labyrinth Labyrinthos: A girl and her cat fall through a looking-glass into a dark labyrinth full of strange people. 2. Running Man: In the distant future, a tough racer uses his psychokinetic powers against his opponents during his final race. 3. The Order to Stop Construction: A snooty salaryman is sent by his bosses to the jungle to stop a completely automated construction job, and spends several days there arguing with the robots.
Watch Lenore the Cute Little Dead Girl
Plot Summary: The series tells of the unlife and adventures of the titular character and her similarly odd (if not odder) friends. The story takes place in a small town called Nevermore (taking its name from the same poem as Lenore’s namesake “The Raven”) and the surrounding wilderness where Lenore’s mansion and a nearby graveyard is situated. The primary focus of the series is dark humor, with many of the stories having twist endings. Common themes are the reinvention of children’s songs, games, and nursery rhymes to something more macabre, and subverting all sorts of pop culture icons and cultural figures in to topics of dark comedy.