Deep into the happy loving season of snow and lights and what do we horror lovers desire? Something grim and gripping having to do with the most cheery season being turned on its ear.
*Descriptions from IMDB, my movie-info go-to site.
Black Christmas (1974)A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Silent Night, Bloody Night (1984)
After his parents are murdered, a young tormented teenager goes on a murderous rampage dressed as Santa, due to his stay at an orphanage where he was abused by the Mother Superior.
Jack Frost (1997)
A serial killer dies, comes back as a snowman, and wreacks havoc.
A boy inadvertently breaks 3 important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town.
Santa's Slay (2005)
Santa Claus is actually a demon who lost a bet with an Angel, so he becomes the giver of toys and happiness. But when the bet is off, he returns to his evil ways.
A businesswoman is pursued by a psychopath after being locked in a parking garage on Christmas Eve.
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)In the depths of the Korvatunturi mountains, 486 metres deep, lies the closest ever guarded secret of Christmas. The time has come to dig it up! This Christmas everyone will believe in Santa Claus.
Don't Open `Till Christmas (1984)Somebody with very little Christmas spirit is killing anyone in a Santa suit one London holiday season, and Scotland Yard has to stop him before he makes his exploits an annual tradition.
To All a Good Night (1980)
Black Xmas (2006)
An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. (Remake of Black Christmas)
New ones to put on your must-see list:
A Christmas Horror Story