Some monsters are created by man, either by accident or on purpose.
Films explore man's relationship with demons.
Women play terrifying roles.
Tales of sorcerers using magic to achieve evil goals are depicted.
Half-human, half-beast hybrid monsters are a fixture of horror movies.
The mad scientist remains a staple of Hollywood horror movies.
Special effects artists create some of horror's most suspenseful and showstopping moments.
A fascination with life on other planets is showcased in several clips from alien-invader tales.
People with unusual physical conditions land film roles.
Some horror movies focus on the walking dead.
Actor Boris Karloff and others portray bandaged monsters.
The story of "The Phantom of the Opera."
A century of ghost stories have been captured on film.
Hammer Films revitalizes the "Frankenstein" franchise in the 1950's with actors Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.