This is what you were looking for, isn't it? Makes you question why you watch horror films.
(1997) Starring:Arno Frisch, Ulrich Muhe, Frank Giering Director:Michael Haneke Certificate:
Anna (Susan Lothar) and Georg Schober (Ulrich Mühe) arrive with their son, Georgie, at their lakeside holiday home. Through their neighbour, Fred, they meet Paul (Arno Frisch) and his friend Peter (Frank Giering). However, once inside Anna and Georg's house, Peter and Paul begin to torture them, ..read more »
(2006) Starring:Roxane Mesquida, Nico Le Phat Tan, Vincent Cassel Director:Kim Chapiron Certificate:
A night out clubbing in Paris takes a nasty turn for three friends (One Vietnamese, one African, one French), when they accept the invitation of the beautiful Eve to celebrate Christmas by visiting her house in the country. Once there they meet the manically grinning caretaker Joseph, who welcomes ..read more »
Malefique(2002) Starring:Philippe Laudenbach, Gérald Laroche, Clovis Cornillac Director:Eric Valette Certificate:
French horror. Four prisoners in a maximum security jail are all serving sentences for various crimes and are forced to share a cell. One night, fraudster Carrere (Gerald Laroche) discovers an ancient journal hidden in the wall of the cell, and realises that it was written by the legendary black ..read more »
If the bar scene doesn't give you the creeps nothing will.
(2004) Starring:Laurent Lucas, Brigitte Lahaie, Jean-Luc Couchard Director:Fabrice Du Welz Certificate:
Dark French thriller. Marc Stevens (Laurent Lucas) is a travelling cabaret singer whose van breaks down in the middle of the Ardennes forest on his way to a concert. His luck seems to change when he meets a kindly inn-keeper who offers him shelter while he arranges for his van to be fixed. ..read more »
Not strictly a horror film but it couldn't get any more horrific
Irreversible(2002) Starring:Stephane Drouot, Jo Prestia, Vincent Cassel Director:Gaspar Noe Certificate:
After a fight with her coked-up boyfriend Marcus, Alex leaves a party to go home. She never gets there; instead she's raped in a desolate tunnel. Her angry boyfriend, and her buddy Pierre decide to take justice into their own hands and hunt down the rapist themselves.
(2007) Starring:Rachel Nichols, Simon Reynolds, Wes Bentley Director:Franck Khalfoun Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Angela Bridges (Rachel Nichols), an ambitious and gorgeous young lawyer, hurries out of her upscale Manhattan office on the way to see her family. She descends to parking level P2, she tries to start her car. The engine won't turn. She tries again. It still won't start. She is trapped in a haunting,..read more »
There's a thoroughly nasty killer in this Australian horror.
(2005) Starring:Catherine Magrath, Cassandra Magrath, John Jarratt Director:Greg McLean Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
It was supposed to be the vacation of a lifetime in the Australian Outback -- full of fun, sun and adventure. But, what happened to a trio of 20-something backpackers took a wrenching detour into the depths of unrelenting terror. Based on true events, "Wolf Creek" is the haunting story of their ..read more »
(2007) Starring:Belen Rueda, Fernando Cayo, Roger Princep Director:Juan Antonio Bayona Certificate:
A haunting and heartbreaking plot full of unimaginable scares and creeping, undefined dread; Juan Antonio Bayona's astounding debut The Orphanage stands as one of the most beautiful and moving horror movies in recent history.
Adopting seven-year-old, sweet natured, and imaginative Simon (Roger ..read more »
(2009) Starring:Rattanaballang Tohssawat, Mai Charoenpura Director:Tiwa Moeithaisong Certificate:
Thai 'torture porn' horror. When deranged noodle stall owner Mai (Mai Charoenpura) finds a dying man in her stall one night, she decides to chop him up and grind up his body parts to use as a new ingredient in her noodle soup. It turns out to be a wildly popular addition and, as the stall steadily ..read more »