The 8 Best Horror Movies of 1974

In our list of the best horror movies in 1974 we have Texas Chain Saw Massacre, Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla, From Beyond the Grave, The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires & Lorna The Exorcist. The top movie is Texas Chain Saw Massacre scoring 8/10 stars in our movie review and has an average user score of 7.2/10 stars from 18 users. Starring in this 1974 movie is John Larroquette, Marilyn Burns, Gunnar Hansen, William Vail, Jim Siedow. The second best 1974 horror movie is Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla scoring 8/10 stars in our movie review and has an average user score of 6.7/10 stars from 9 users. These are the best horror films of 1974 and we hope you enjoy the 7 movies in our list of 1974 horror movies.

List of 1974 Horror Films

  • Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

    Texas Chain Saw Massacre 1974
    Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 7.5/10

    John Larroquette, Marilyn Burns, Gunnar Hansen, William Vail, Jim Siedow - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) is an American slasher horror movie that was advertised to be based on a true story although it was mostly fictional. The only realistic part of the film is that the…

  • Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)

    Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla 1974
    Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 6.3/10

    Kenji Sahara, Takamitsu Watanabe, Akihiko Hirata, Michael Kaye, Daigo Kusano - Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974) is a Japanese sci-fi fantasy kaiju movie that was the fourteenth film of the Godzilla series. Director and co-writer Jun [**]uda (Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973), Godzilla…

  • From Beyond the Grave (1974)

    From Beyond the Grave 1974
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

    David Warner, Donald Pleasence, Peter Cushing, Robert Rietty, Lesley-Anne Down - I first saw From Beyond the Grave in 1975 (at Co-Op City Cinema) when it played in the Bronx. I saw it with my then bride to be and an old friend who was also a seasoned horror film buff. Naturally, we…

  • The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)

    The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires 1974
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 6.0/10

    Peter Cushing, David de Keyser, John Forbes-Robertson, Tien Lung Chen, Hark-On Fung - Professor Van Helsing (Peter Cushing) and Count Dracula (John Forbes-Robinson) meet again in this kung fu horror spectacular set in the village of Ping Kuei. After learning about the Seven Golden Vampires…

  • Lorna The Exorcist (1974)

    Lorna The Exorcist 1974
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 5.8/10

    Howard Vernon, Lina Romay, Jesús Franco, Pamela Stanford, Guy Delorme - Patrick, a rich businessman, celebrates his daughter Linda's 18th birthday by taking her and his wife to a famous casino resort in the south of France, where, 20 years earlier, he had won the money…

  • Let Sleeping Corpses Lie (1974)

    Let Sleeping Corpses Lie 1974
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.9/10

    Aldo Massasso, José Lifante, Francisco Sanz, Paul Benson, Anita Colby - The Epic Zombie Shocker! Two traveling companions, George (Ray Lovelock of AUTOPSY) and Edna (Christine Galbo of THE KILLER MUST KILL AGAIN), come across a small town infested with the "living dead"…