The BEST episodes of Queer for Fear: The History of Queer Horror

Every episode of Queer for Fear: The History of Queer Horror ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Queer for Fear: The History of Queer Horror!

Delves into the history of queer people in the thriller genre, examining the role of the LGBTQ+ community in front of and behind the camera.

Last Updated: 5/17/2023Network:Shudder
Episode 2
19 votes

#1 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/7/2022

Gay director James Whale makes four classics that pave the way for all Hollywood horror movies after, but his career was dimmed by anti-gay sentiment; Alfred Hitchcock uses queer characters and queer coded stories to keep audiences in suspense.

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Episode 4
15 votes

#2 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/21/2022

The dangerous queer woman has been terrorizing horror audiences since before the dawn of cinema; the lesbian vampire sucks the lifeblood from women and men alike in the gothic novella "Carmilla" and films like "Dracula's Daughter."

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Episode 3
17 votes

#3 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/14/2022

Werewolves, cat people, body-snatchers and doppelgängers are uniquely queer metaphors; from the classic "The Wolf Man" to queer-authored "Cat People," the monsters of the 1940s express shame and seek to rid themselves of the secret self.

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