The beloved cult director Stuart Gordon died on Tuesday, forsaking a legacy of a number of the most weird and inventive horror movies ever made. Fortunately, a lot of his greatest films are at present streaming, making it straightforward to carve out a while to take a seat down and admire the unusual visions and situations he shared with the world.


Gordon’s directorial debut would even be his most famed. He loosely tailored a number of H.P. Lovecraft tales, establishing a sample that will proceed all through his profession, and distilled them right into a concurrently grisly and humorous story about med college students reviving lifeless our bodies—or components of lifeless our bodies—and getting as much as all method of gross and kinky mischief. (Available on Showtime and Shudder)

From Beyond

While Re-Animator was the hit, From Beyond is the one which the cosmic horror hounds nonetheless reward as top-of-the-line Lovecraft diversifications ever. An inventor in a distant laboratory develops a option to see between dimensions, revealing terrifying monsters simply past our grasp but in addition doubtlessly permitting them to enter our world. But that’s simply the premise, and issues get even crazier from there. (Available on Pluto TV)


Before Anabelle, even earlier than Chucky, there was Dolls. And whereas the cell, possessed dolls rip and tear on the flesh of the unwitting, this time it’s out of a way of obligation to guard the harmless, placing a distinct spin on the usual “haunted toy” fare. (Available on Prime Video and Pluto TV)


Gordon put aside Lovecraft and took a narrative from the headlines for this Mena Suvari/Stephen Rea thriller. Suvari performs a retirement house employee who strikes a homeless man along with her automobile, embedding him in her windshield. Panicked, she drives house and faces the varied choices out there within the terrifying, no-win state of affairs. (Available on IMDB TV and Shudder)

Castle Freak

The whims of leisure within the 90s didn’t gradual Gordon down from delivering the products in his personal means with Castle Freak, which brings Gordon and Re-Animator star Jeffrey Combs again collectively for the story of an American who inherits a fort in Italy, solely to seek out {that a} monster has been saved beneath the property. It’s solely a matter of time earlier than it escapes and blood is spilled, and the police refuse to imagine the recovering alcoholic’s tales a few rampaging beast. (Available on Tubi and Shudder)

The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit

While this one isn’t streaming wherever legitimately, it’s price understanding that it exists. Released along side DISNEY (sure, Disney received in enterprise with the man who made Re-Animator, however in addition they made a movie with David Lynch), this Ray Bradbury adaptation tells the story of 5 males who all chip in on a spiffy new go well with that they suppose will change their lives. And it does, however not within the methods they anticipate. And what a forged: Clifton Collins Jr., Joe Mantegna, Edward James Olmos, and Sid Caesar himself all star in what feels like obligatory viewing—if you will discover it.