Public Domain Movies - Science Fiction & Horror

The Lost World

Science Fiction, sci-fi, prehistoreic, ♠ sillents

The Lost World, 1925. Adapted from a book by A. Conan Doyle and directed by Harry O. Hoyt with a performance by Wallace Beery., this movie is specially interesting for special effects by Willis O'brien who later became famoâ us for his special effects in the original film of King Kong.

The Hands of Orlac (1924)

orlac, silent, Film, wiene

Orlacs Hände (English language title: "The Hands of Orlac"; French title: "Les Mains d'Orlac") is an Austrian silent film of 1924. This late Expressionist work, produced by Robert Wiene, has been remade twice.

The Brain That Wouldn't Die Theatrical Version (82 min.)

The Brain That Wouldn't Die, MST3K, sci-fi, Uncut, Extended, Theatrical

This is The Brain That Wouldn't Die, but this is a better transfer than what I have seen on the Archive with all 82 min, plus this is widescreen, unlike most of the other copies on the Archive. IMDB for this movie: (p.s. I'm not calling this the uncut version because the uncut version, according to wikipedia (, is 85 min.

Carnival of Souls ( iPod Video Version )

public domain film, horror, Video iPod

During a drag race, Mary Henry and her two friends are forced off of a bridge. Their car sinks into the depths of a river. Mary emerges unharmed from the river, the sole survivor of the crash. She begins a new life as a church organist. Mary suddenly finds herself haunted by a ghostly figure that seems to stalk her. This horror / thriller film is part of the Feature Film Archives and has been reformatted to work with the Video iPod.

The Death Kiss

murder, mystery, Lugosi, film-making

Actor killed by a bullet while filming. Was it murder? Bela Lugosi has a small role.

Robert Wiene's "GENUINE A Tale of a Vampire" (1920)

expressionism, Robert Wiene, Silent Movie

Rare silent film by the maker of "The Cabinet of Dr Caligari", released the same year. Unfornately, this is a 45 minutes condensed copy of the film. more info on and on

Night of the Living Dead (1968) - restored

night, living, dead, horror, SciFi, Science Fiction, restored, fixed

The classic original but with the editing mistakes and jump cuts fixed. A superior cut to any other.

The Brain That Wouldn't Die

horror, Sci-Fi, Movie Powder, avi

A doctor experimenting with transplant techniques keeps his girlfriend's head alive when she is decapitated in a car crash, then goes hunting for a new body. - IMDB Description

The Vampire Bat (1933)

Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Melvyn Douglas, Maude Eburne, George E. Stone, Dwight Frye, Robert Frazer, Rita Carlyle, Lionel Belmore, William V. Mong, Stella Adams, Harrison Greene, vampires, Mystic Nights Videos

Villagers are turning up dead and vampires are suspected. A man who is fond of bats is suspected and a angry mob gets rid of him. But the attacks don't stop. Mystic Nights Videos

Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women - Weirdness Bad Movie

Science Fiction, Sci Fi, public domain, mystery, Classic TV, Classic Television

Public Access TV show "Weirdness Really Bad Movie" hosts public domain movies and ads clean comedy sketches enjoyable for the whole family. Today's film is the 1968 Roger Corman film, Voyage To The Prehistoric Planet Of Women.