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1
12,591 members, 224 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: Gavriella (1), ShirleyMiller (1), nyarly (1), mccin68 (1), angelikat (1), Cheshire-Cat (2), SqueakyChu (2), LisaMaria_C (2), cthulhuslibrarian (3), susiesharp (3), sturlington (4)5 more, geitebukkeskjegg (4), flying_monkeys (4), amobogio (7), elvisettey (8), cptron (18)

Score: 51.43

2
3,366 members, 164 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Cheshire-Cat (1), geitebukkeskjegg (1), BruceCoulson (1), ahef1963 (1), cthulhuslibrarian (1), susiesharp (1), angelikat (3), amobogio (3), elvisettey (3), artturnerjr (4), LisaMaria_C (5)3 more, tottman (5), sturlington (6), flying_monkeys (7)

Thumbs down: mainrun

Score: 44.31

3
9,103 members, 151 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: mainrun (1), ShirleyMiller (2), nyarly (2), flying_monkeys (2), Cheshire-Cat (3), ahef1963 (3), Claudy73 (3), Quaisior (3), LisaMaria_C (3), mccin68 (4), cthulhuslibrarian (4)4 more, angelikat (5), Moomin_Mama (9), geitebukkeskjegg (12), sturlington (15)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 42.11

4
19,244 members, 378 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: flying_monkeys (1), devenish (1), SqueakyChu (1), LisaMaria_C (1), mccin68 (2), angelikat (2), susiesharp (2), geitebukkeskjegg (3), nyarly (3), BruceCoulson (3), Jarandel (3)6 more, electrice (4), leigonj (5), elvisettey (5), martensgirl (6), Moomin_Mama (12), sturlington (14)

Thumbs down: tros, magnumpigg, Edward, ncgraham, amobogio, Quaisior

Score: 41.2

Explanations:

electrice (4): vampires

5
594 members, 10 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: BruceCoulson (2), ahef1963 (2), tros (2), cthulhuslibrarian (2), gvmcgowan (2), artturnerjr (3), Cheshire-Cat (4), nyarly (4), amobogio (4), Jarandel (5), angelikat (6)2 more, devenish (11), geitebukkeskjegg (14)

Score: 37.84

6
2,372 members, 58 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: lilacwest (1), geitebukkeskjegg (2), ShirleyMiller (3), ahef1963 (4), angelikat (4), Cheshire-Cat (5), mccin68 (5), Quaisior (5), leigonj (6), elvisettey (6), imager (12)3 more, devenish (13), LisaMaria_C (13), sturlington (24)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 35.37

7
11,451 members, 185 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (1), Navarone (1), sturlington (2), BionicWitch (3), martensgirl (4), ShirleyMiller (5), susiesharp (5), Cheshire-Cat (7), mccin68 (7), nyarly (9), Moomin_Mama (10)2 more, ahef1963 (11), cptron (17)

Thumbs down: tros, amobogio

Score: 32.23

8
21,749 members, 390 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: elvisettey (1), Quaisior (1), artturnerjr (1), electrice (2), mccin68 (3), devenish (3), BruceCoulson (4), ahef1963 (5), flying_monkeys (6), Jarandel (6), LisaMaria_C (6)2 more, geitebukkeskjegg (15), sturlington (55)

Thumbs down: magnumpigg, ncgraham, amobogio

Score: 32.11

Explanations:

electrice (2): creature made of different men parts

9
7,591 members, 75 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: martensgirl (1), elvisettey (2), Quaisior (2), tottman (2), ShirleyMiller (4), BionicWitch (4), LisaMaria_C (4), Cheshire-Cat (6), imager (6)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 25.69

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Crime fiction

10
22,007 members, 333 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Jarandel (1), leigonj (2), nyarly (5), ShirleyMiller (6), BruceCoulson (6), devenish (6), ahef1963 (7), LisaMaria_C (7), angelikat (8), sturlington (23)

Thumbs down: ncgraham, amobogio

Score: 22.83

11
1,316 members, 14 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: devenish (2), susiesharp (4), gvmcgowan (4), BruceCoulson (5), ahef1963 (6), tottman (6), ShirleyMiller (7), geitebukkeskjegg (16), sturlington (65)

Score: 22.68

12
8,412 members, 106 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: BionicWitch (1), martensgirl (5), Claudy73 (6), ShirleyMiller (8), Cheshire-Cat (8), imager (9), mccin68 (9), nyarly (11), ahef1963 (26), sturlington (28)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 22.31

13
12,168 members, 290 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: haledyr (1), pogoboy (1), martensgirl (3), nyarly (6), imager (7), ahef1963 (8), angelikat (10), tottman (13)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 20.79

14
111 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: dsp501 (1), ncgraham (1), BionicWitch (2), Jarandel (4), devenish (5), LisaMaria_C (8), BruceCoulson (10), ahef1963 (12), geitebukkeskjegg (13)

Thumbs down: sturlington, amobogio, gvmcgowan

Score: 19.75

Explanations:

sturlington (0): This is on the list twice.

15
13,839 members, 239 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (2), Navarone (2), sturlington (3), tottman (4), artturnerjr (5), elvisettey (7), mccin68 (8), Cheshire-Cat (12), ShirleyMiller (13), Moomin_Mama (18)

Thumbs down: BruceCoulson, tros, amobogio, LisaMaria_C

Score: 18.31

16
8,110 members, 161 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: martensgirl (2), mccin68 (6), nyarly (7), ShirleyMiller (9), ahef1963 (9), elvisettey (9), LisaMaria_C (10), sturlington (63)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 16.98

17
8,744 members, 468 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Friederike.Geissler (1), Gavriella (2), Navarone (3), leigonj (7), BruceCoulson (9), sturlington (26)

Score: 16.94

18
4,106 members, 120 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: Moomin_Mama (1), dsp501 (2), mousse (2), ncgraham (3), devenish (4), geitebukkeskjegg (5), sturlington (53)

Thumbs down: tros, magnumpigg

Score: 16.75

19
2,769 members, 74 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: mousse (1), lilacwest (2), cthulhuslibrarian (7), amobogio (8), ShirleyMiller (11), Moomin_Mama (13), sturlington (19)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 16.42

20
7,815 members, 105 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: geitebukkeskjegg (9), flying_monkeys (9), LisaMaria_C (9), ShirleyMiller (10), sturlington (11), Cheshire-Cat (11), mccin68 (12), ahef1963 (20)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 15.61

21
990 members, 16 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: gvmcgowan (3), tros (4), BruceCoulson (7), nyarly (8), Cheshire-Cat (9), ahef1963 (10), devenish (12)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 15.41

22
1,137 members, 53 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: Robineliza (1), pogoboy (5), angelikat (7), geitebukkeskjegg (8), Cheshire-Cat (10), sturlington (42)

Score: 15.33

23
5,890 members, 87 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: artturnerjr (2), pogoboy (3), elvisettey (4), Jarandel (7), tottman (9), nyarly (10), ahef1963 (15), sturlington (50)

Thumbs down: magnumpigg, amobogio, gvmcgowan

Score: 13.79

24
5,462 members, 67 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), Claudy73 (2), cthulhuslibrarian (5), Moomin_Mama (8), ShirleyMiller (14)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 12.49

25
8,861 members, 151 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: electrice (3), leigonj (3), pogoboy (7), ahef1963 (14), sturlington (22)

Score: 12.45

Explanations:

electrice (3): evil alter ego

26
4,885 members, 47 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: mainrun (2), Claudy73 (7), sturlington (12), ShirleyMiller (12), nyarly (12), ahef1963 (16)

Thumbs down: BionicWitch

Score: 12.27

28
6,006 members, 62 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: Robineliza (3), Navarone (4), Cheshire-Cat (16), mccin68 (16), ahef1963 (18), sturlington (32)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 11.49

29
6,713 members, 70 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: Navarone (5), Claudy73 (5), sturlington (16), ShirleyMiller (17), mccin68 (17), ahef1963 (19)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 11.21

30
581 members, 22 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Jarandel (2), tros (3), BruceCoulson (8), devenish (9)

Score: 11.09

31
5,197 members, 416 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (3), Robineliza (6), Navarone (7), sturlington (8), pogoboy (8), mccin68 (15)

Thumbs down: tros, JGKC

Score: 10.84

32
6,434 members, 151 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: flying_monkeys (5), Gavriella (7), BruceCoulson (12), ShirleyMiller (15), sturlington (52)

Score: 10.81

33
6,401 members, 306 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (5), Gavriella (8), Navarone (9), mccin68 (25), sturlington (36)

Score: 10.79

34
4,446 members, 129 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: sturlington (9), imager (10), Cheshire-Cat (15), BruceCoulson (17), ahef1963 (23)

Score: 10.39

35
1,758 members, 44 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: lilacwest (3), devenish (14), geitebukkeskjegg (17), Cheshire-Cat (18), ahef1963 (28), sturlington (39)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 10.36

36
3,310 members, 173 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Robineliza (5), Navarone (6), flying_monkeys (8), angelikat (9), geitebukkeskjegg (18)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 9.86

37
6,021 members, 69 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Gavriella (9), BruceCoulson (16), ShirleyMiller (19), ahef1963 (22), sturlington (54)

Score: 9.55

38
134 members, 1 review
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: tros (1), pogoboy (2), BruceCoulson (13)

Score: 9.47

39
1,353 members, 37 reviews
3.21 stars (3.21 stars)

Lists: lilacwest (4), dsp501 (4), ShirleyMiller (18), Cheshire-Cat (23), mccin68 (23)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 9.25

40
5,695 members, 61 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: Claudy73 (4), mccin68 (10), ahef1963 (13), sturlington (27)

Score: 8.94

41
6,892 members, 100 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: Robineliza (2), mccin68 (14), ShirleyMiller (16), ahef1963 (17), sturlington (60)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 8.84

42
1,422 members, 86 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (4), Navarone (8), sturlington (25), mccin68 (26)

Score: 8.77

43
1,550 members, 20 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Moomin_Mama (3), amobogio (5), Quaisior (6), tottman (12), Cheshire-Cat (13)

Thumbs down: sturlington, tros

Score: 8.53

44
574 members, 7 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: nyarly (13), Cheshire-Cat (14), BruceCoulson (15), ahef1963 (21)

Score: 8.08

45
1,749 members, 136 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: Gavriella (3), flying_monkeys (3), sturlington (46)

Score: 7.62

46
3,999 members, 248 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: Gavriella (4), amobogio (9), cthulhuslibrarian (10), Cheshire-Cat (20), sturlington (21)

Thumbs down: mainrun, tros

Score: 7.15

47
735 members, 44 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: amobogio (2), dsp501 (3), pogoboy (6)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 6.96

48
4,720 members, 171 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: gvmcgowan (1), geitebukkeskjegg (7), mccin68 (11), sturlington (13)

Thumbs down: tros, amobogio

Score: 6.76

49
519 members, 16 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: imager (1), geitebukkeskjegg (10)

Score: 6.25

50
5,709 members, 102 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: Gavriella (5), nyarly (16), ahef1963 (25), sturlington (31)

Thumbs down: flying_monkeys

Score: 6.16

51
2,786 members, 148 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: sturlington (7), BruceCoulson (14), Cheshire-Cat (19), ahef1963 (35)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 6.09

52
2,668 members, 45 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: Claudy73 (1), youthfulzombie (6), ShirleyMiller (24), Cheshire-Cat (34)

Thumbs down: sturlington, BruceCoulson

Score: 6.02

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Prefer complete and uncut edition.

53
380 members, 8 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: pogoboy (4), tros (5), cthulhuslibrarian (9)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 5.81

54
6,764 members, 112 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: ncgraham (2), devenish (8)

Score: 5.74

55
805 members, 7 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: cptron (14), ShirleyMiller (21), sturlington (40)

Score: 5.53

56
7,651 members, 218 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: tottman (3), Gavriella (10), youthfulzombie (11), sturlington (62)

Thumbs down: amobogio, gvmcgowan

Score: 4.91

57
1,468 members, 11 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: Quaisior (8), Jarandel (8), cptron (16), Cheshire-Cat (17)

Thumbs down: sturlington, tros

Score: 4.73

58
401 members, 20 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (7), cptron (12)

Score: 4.61

59
278 members, 7 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (8), cptron (13)

Score: 4.49

60
1,997 members, 58 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (6), cptron (15), sturlington (18), mccin68 (18)

Thumbs down: tros, amobogio

Score: 4.47

61
3,423 members, 35 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: youthfulzombie (9), sturlington (17)

Score: 4.28

62
66 members, 2 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: magnumpigg (2), Robineliza (4)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 4.19

63
32 members, 0 reviews
4.56 stars (4.56 stars)

Lists: magnumpigg (1), pogoboy (12)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 4.15

64
525 members, 2 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: Moomin_Mama (4), amobogio (6), Quaisior (7)

Thumbs down: sturlington, tros

Score: 3.84

65
4,223 members, 44 reviews
3.28 stars (3.28 stars)

Lists: electrice (1), sturlington (41)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 3.58

66
923 members, 72 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: imager (2)

Score: 3.36

67
148 members, 5 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: Friederike.Geissler (2)

Score: 3.36

68
4,026 members, 36 reviews
3.36 stars (3.36 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (21), sturlington (30), Cheshire-Cat (33)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 3.25

69
4,956 members, 41 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: nyarly (17), ahef1963 (29), sturlington (61)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 3.13

70
5,210 members, 37 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (30), Cheshire-Cat (32), sturlington (33)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 3.06

71
328 members, 7 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: imager (3)

Score: 3.04

72
6,503 members, 65 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: nyarly (19), sturlington (29), Cheshire-Cat (31), ahef1963 (32)

Thumbs down: mainrun, tros

Score: 3.02

73
5,696 members, 75 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: sturlington (5), Moomin_Mama (11), nyarly (14)

Thumbs down: tros, amobogio

Score: 2.94

74
1,741 members, 10 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: cptron (3), ShirleyMiller (20)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 2.93

75
45 members, 5 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: magnumpigg (5), pogoboy (11)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 2.87

76
3,729 members, 65 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: mainrun (3), ShirleyMiller (25)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Not horror.

77
63 members, 2 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: imager (4)

Score: 2.83

78
26 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: leigonj (4)

Score: 2.83

79
57 members, 6 reviews
4.43 stars (4.43 stars)

Lists: magnumpigg (6), pogoboy (10)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 2.81

80
2,400 members, 26 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: cptron (4), Cheshire-Cat (21)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 2.7

81
381 members, 9 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: cthulhuslibrarian (8), pogoboy (9)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 2.69

82
54 members, 2 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: lilacwest (5)

Score: 2.68

83
142 members, 0 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: cptron (6)

Score: 2.56

84
12 members, 5 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: lilacwest (6)

Score: 2.56

85
1,972 members, 32 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: cptron (5), Cheshire-Cat (22)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 2.52

86
1,053 members, 18 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: cptron (9), imager (11)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 2.51

87
201 members, 2 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: cptron (7)

Score: 2.46

88
27 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: imager (8)

Score: 2.38

89
5,217 members, 45 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: Moomin_Mama (7), youthfulzombie (10), sturlington (37)

Thumbs down: tros, amobogio

Score: 2.33

90
5,762 members, 71 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: sturlington (10), LisaMaria_C (12), mccin68 (19)

Thumbs down: tros, gvmcgowan

Score: 2.31

91
105 members, 8 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: devenish (10), Moomin_Mama (15)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 2.28

92
573 members, 7 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: cptron (10)

Score: 2.25

93
377 members, 3 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: cptron (11)

Score: 2.2

94
569 members, 61 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: Navarone (12)

Score: 2.15

95
1,410 members, 21 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: leigonj (1)

Thumbs down: electrice

Score: 2

96
430 members, 9 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: cptron (1)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 2

97
356 members, 16 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: JGKC (1)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 2

98
6,064 members, 77 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: nyarly (15), sturlington (20)

Thumbs down: tros

Score: 1.92

99
47 members, 2 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: BruceCoulson (20)

Score: 1.89

100
39 members, 1 review
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: BruceCoulson (21)

Score: 1.87

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