Research Links: List of Databases, Course Reserves

Quick Search: Articles, newspapers, books and ebooks, videos and more. Results primarily available online but may also include books available in the library or articles that can be requested for email delivery from ILLiad.
Books: Print and online books available from UNLV Libraries or by ILLiad request.
Articles: Articles from academic journals, magazines and newspapers.

Library Information: Pages on library web site, for example research guides, library policies and procedures, hours and events.

Feature Film Friday: Halloween Edition

By Dan Werra on October 28, 2015 4:19 PM | Permalink

Feature Film Friday logo


Halloween is here and no time is better for horror movies.  Below is a selection of some our Halloween classics.  In the mood for horror movies with a more international flair?  A wide range of European and Asian horror movies are also available through online streaming here


Halloween movie posterHalloween

UNLV Media, PN1995.9.H6 H355 2007


The residents of Haddonfield don't know it yet, but death is coming to their small sleepy town. Sixteen years ago, Michael Myers, a ten year old boy, brutally kills his step father, his elder sister and her boyfriend. Sixteen years later, he escapes from the mental institution he has been placed in and makes his way back to his hometown intent on a murderous rampage. He is pursued by Dr. Sam Loomis who is Michael's doctor and the only one who knows Michael's true evil.

A New Nightmare movie posterWes Craven's New Nightmare

UNLV Media, PN1995.9.H6 W455 2000

The cast of the original "Nightmare on Elm Street" find themselves terrorized by the fantasies they created in the previous movies


Poltergeist movie posterPoltergeist

UNLV Media, PN1995.9.H6 P64 - DVD

Life is very pleasant for a California family until a host of other-worldly forces invades their peaceful suburban home. Their house is turned into a supernatural sideshow, and if the family doesn't clear out, they will be swept off into nightmarish chaos.


The Shining movie posterThe Shining

Online Streaming

UNLV Media, PN1995.9.H6 S55 2007

A writer and his family are snowbound in a hotel and are haunted by either the hotel itself or the writer's dementia.


Shaun of the Dead movie posterShaun of the Dead

UNLV Media, PN1995.9.Z63 S43 2004

When flesh eating zombies go on the hunt for a bite to eat, it is up to Shaun and his best pal to save their friends and family from becoming the next entree.