The BEST Episodes of Cursed Films

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 16, 2020

Network: Shudder

An exploration of the myths and legends behind some of Hollywood’s notoriously “cursed” horror film productions. The events that haunted these productions are revealed in interviews with experts, witnesses, and the cast, directors, and producers who lived through them — from plane accidents and bombings during the making of The Omen, to the rumored use of real human skeletons on the set of Poltergeist. Were these films really cursed, as many believe, or just the victims of bad luck and bizarre circumstances?

The Crow

#1 - The Crow

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 16, 2020

Years after Bruce Lee's mysterious death is attributed to the "Lee Family Curse", his son Brandon's life was cut short due to a tragic on-set accident during the making of The Crow.

star 7.82
68 votes
Twilight Zone: The Movie

#2 - Twilight Zone: The Movie

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 16, 2020

A horrific on-set accident during the production of Twilight Zone: The Movie leaves those involved in the making of the film cursed by the memory of the incident they witnessed.

star 7.68
69 votes
The Omen

#3 - The Omen

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 9, 2020

A series of unfortunate events plague the cast and crew during the making of The Omen, raising concerns that the film might be cursed by the devil himself.

star 7.40
91 votes
The Exorcist

#4 - The Exorcist

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 2, 2020

The release of The Exorcist was surrounded by controversy, as reports of fainting theatre-goers and mysterious on-set accidents raised questions as to whether or not the film itself was evil.

star 7.13
116 votes
Poltergeist

#5 - Poltergeist

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 9, 2020

A series of untimely deaths connected to the making of the Poltergeist films inspire rumours that the production was cursed. Supernatural suspicions are stoked by rumours that real human skeletons were used during the making of the film.

star 6.98
82 votes