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The Films

Click on the category headers to sort the list. Reviews marked "Essential" are key films in the history of Canuxploitation, and should be viewed by anyone interested in learning more about the genre.

This is not all the films reviewd on the site--capsule reviews of more titles can be found on the Sharing the Blame: The Co-productions and Eager Beavers: Canuxploitation Indie Film Spotlight pages.

Title Year Genre Filmed In Essential?
Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe 1991 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Across This Land with Stompin' Tom Connors 1973 Documentary Ontario  
Adulterous Affair 1966 Sexploitation Ontario  
Agency 1981 Thriller Quebec  
American Nightmare 1983 Thriller Ontario  
Amityville Curse, The 1989 Horror Quebec  
Autumn Born 1979 Sexploitation Manitoba  
Back to God's Country 1919 Drama Alberta  
Beauty Day 2011 Documentary Ontario  
Bedroom Eyes 1984 Sexploitation Ontario  
Being Different 1981 Documentary Ontario Yes
Beyond the Seventh Door 1987 Thriller Ontario  
Big Meat Eater 1982 Sci-Fi B.C. Yes
Bitter Ash, The 1963 Drama B.C. Yes
Black Christmas 1974 Horror Ontario Yes
Bleeders 1997 Horror New Brunswick  
Blindside 1986 Thriller Ontario  
Blonde and Blonder 2008 Comedy B.C.  
Blood and Guts 1978 Drama Ontario  
Blood Relations 1988 Horror Ontario  
Bloody Brood, The 1959 Thriller Ontario  
Blue Monkey 1986 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Bounty Hunters 2011 Action Ontario  
Brain, The 1988 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Brood, The 1979 Horror Ontario Yes
Bullies 1986 Thriller B.C.  
Busted Up 1986 Action Ontario  
Cannibal Girls 1973 Horror Ontario Yes
Cannibal Rollerbabes 1997 Horror Ontario  
Carpenter, The 1989 Horror Quebec  
Changeling, The 1980 Horror B.C. Yes
City in Panic 1987 Horror Ontario  
City on Fire 1979 Thriller Quebec  
Clown at Midnight, The 1998 Thriller Ontario  
Clown Murders, The 1975 Horror Manitoba  
Comic Book Confidential 1988 Documentary Ontario  
Coopers' Camera 2008 Comedy Ontario  
Corpse Eaters, The 1974 Horror Ontario Yes
Corridor, The 2010 Horror Nova Scotia  
Crime Wave 1984 Comedy Manitoba Yes
Cube 1997 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Cursed 1990 Horror Quebec  
Curtains 1983 Horror Ontario  
Damaged Lives 1933 Sexploitation B.C.  
Dangerous Age, A 1958 Drama Ontario Yes
Dark, The 1993 Horror Ontario  
Dark Side, The 1987 Thriller Ontario  
Dead Hooker in a Trunk 2009 Thriller B.C.  
Deadline 1981 Horror Ontario  
Deadly Harvest 1976 Sci-Fi Ontario Yes
Dead Sleep Easy, The 2008 Action Mexico  
Deathdream 1972 Horror  U.S.A.  
Death Lords, The 1979 Comedy Ontario  
Death Weekend 1976 Thriller Ontario Yes
Decoys 2004 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Decoys: The Second Seduction 2006 Sci-Fi Alberta  
Def-Con 4 1985 Sci-Fi Nova Scotia Yes
Deranged 1974 Horror Ontario Yes
Diary of a Sinner 1974 Sexploitation Ontario  
Dog Who Stopped the War, The 1984 Children's Quebec  
Donor, The 1995 Thriller Ontario  
Downtime 1985 Drama Manitoba  
Dragon Hunt 1987 Action Ontario Yes
East End Hustle 1976 Thriller Quebec Yes
Elvis Gratton II: Miracle à Memphis 1999 Comedy Quebec  
Enter... Zombie King! 2003 Action Ontario  
Expect No Mercy 1996 Action Ontario  
Fast Company 1979 Drama Alberta  
Fido 2006 Comedy B.C. Yes
Fireballs 1987 Comedy Ontario  
Firebird 2015 AD 1981 Sci-Fi Alberta  
Flick 1970 Horror Ontario  
Flying 1986 Drama Ontario  
Food of The Gods II 1989 Horror Ontario  
Freakshow 1989 Horror Ontario  
FUBAR 2002 Comedy Alberta Yes
FUBAR II 2010 Comedy Alberta Yes
Funeral Home 1980 Horror Ontario  
Gate, The 1987 Horror Ontario Yes
Gate II, The 1990 Horror Ontario  
George's Island 1991 Children's Nova Scotia  
Ghostkeeper 1981 Horror Alberta  
Gina 1974 Thriller Quebec  
Ginger Snaps 2000 Horror Ontario Yes
Ginger Snaps II 2003 Horror Ontario  
Golden Apples of the Sun 1973 Thriller Ontario  
Goofballs 1987 Comedy Ontario  
Goin' Down The Road 1970 Drama Ontario Yes
Grass 2000 Documentary Ontario  
Great Land of Small, The 1986 Children's Quebec  
Happy Birthday To Me 1981 Horror Quebec  
Hard Part Begins, The 1974 Drama Ontario  
Harry Knuckles and the Pearl Necklace 2004 Action Ontario  
Have Figure Will Travel 1963 Sexploitation Ontario  
Heavenly Bodies 1984 Sexploitation Ontario Yes
Heavy Metal Summer 1990 Comedy Quebec  
High 1967 Drama Quebec  
Hitman Hart: Wrestling With Shadows 1998 Documentary B.C.  
Hobo With a Shotgun 2011 Action Nova Scotia  
Hog Wild 1980 Comedy Quebec  
Hollywood North 2003 Comedy Ontario  
Humongous 1982 Horror Ontario  
Ilsa, Tigress of Siberia 1977 Action Quebec Yes
Isabel 1968 Thriller Quebec  
Ivy League Killers 1958 Thriller Ontario Yes
IXE-13 1971 Comedy Quebec  
Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang 1972 Children's Quebec Yes
Jesus Christ Vampire Hunter 2001 Action Ontario Yes
Junior 1985 Horror Quebec Yes
Keeper, The 1976 Horror B.C.  
Kidnapping of the President 1980 Thriller Ontario  
Killer Image 1992 Thriller Alberta  
Killer Party 1986 Horror Ontario  
Killing Games, The 2012 Thriller Alberta  
Kitchen Party 1997 Comedy B.C.  
Laserhawk 1997 Sci-Fi Quebec  
Left Behind: The Movie 2001 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition 1990 Thriller Quebec  
Mangler 2, The 2001 Horror Vancouver  
Mark of Cain, The 1985 Thriller Ontario  
Martien de Noël, Le 1971 Children's Quebec Yes
Mask, The 1961 Horror Ontario Yes
Matinee 1988 Horror B.C. Yes
Meatballs III 1987 Comedy Quebec  
Metal Messiah 1978 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Mindfield 1989 Sci-Fi Quebec  
Mon Ami 2012 Comedy B.C.  
Mondo Nude 1979 Documentary Ontario  
Monster Brawl 2011 Horror Ontario  
Murder By Decree 1979 Thriller U.K.  
My Bloody Valentine 1981 Horror Nova Scotia Yes
My Pleasure is My Business 1974 Sexploitation Ontario  
Mystery of the Million Dollar Hockey Puck 1975 Children's Quebec Yes
Naked Flame 1964 Sexploitation Alberta Yes
Neptune Factor, The 1973 Action Nova Scotia  
No Contest 1994 Action Ontario  
No Contest II 1997 Action Ontario  
Not a Love Story 1981 Documentary Ontario  
Nollywood Babylon 2008 Documentary Africa  
Oddballs 1984 Comedy Ontario Yes
One Night Stand 1978 Thriller Ontario  
Paperback Hero 1973 Drama Saskatchewan  
Paperboy, The 1994 Thriller Quebec  
Paradise 1982 Sexploitation Israel  
Peau Blanche. La 2004 Horror Quebec
Peanut Butter Solution, The 1985 Children's Quebec Yes
Pin: A Plastic Nightmare 1989 Horror Quebec Yes
Pinball Summer 1980 Comedy Quebec  
Pink Chiquitas 1987 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Pit, The 1981 Horror Ontario  
Playgirl Killer, The 1966 Horror Quebec Yes
Pomme, la queue et les pépins, La 1974 Sexploitation Quebec  
Possession of Virginia 1972 Horror Quebec  
Pouvoir Intime 1986 Thriller Quebec  
Powder Heads 1980 Comedy Alberta  
Project Grizzly 1996 Documentary Ontario  
Prom Night 1980 Horror Ontario Yes
Prom Night II 1987 Horror Alberta  
Prom Night III 1989 Horror Ontario  
Prom Night IV 1992 Horror Ontario  
Psycho Girls 1986 Horror Ontario  
Psycho Pike 1992 Horror Ontario  
Pyx, The 1973 Horror Quebec Yes
Quarantine 1990 Sci-Fi B.C.  
Quest For The Lost City 1990 Action Alberta  
Rabid 1977 Horror Quebec Yes
Rebel High 1987 Comedy Quebec  
Recruits 1986 Comedy Ontario  
Red Blooded American Girl 1990 Horror Ontario  
Reincarnate, The 1971 Horror Ontario  
Revenge of the Radioactive Reporter 1991 Horror Ontario  
Replikator 1994 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Rituals 1979 Horror Ontario Yes
Rock 'N' Roll Nightmare 1986 Horror Ontario Yes
Rollercoaster 1999 Drama B.C.  
Rolling Vengeance 1987 Action Ontario  
Ryan's Babe 2000 Thriller Saskatchewan  
Savage Island 2003 Horror B.C.  
Scandale 1982 Sexploitation Quebec  
Scanners 1981 Horror Quebec  
Science Crazed 1987 Horror Ontario Yes
Sci-Fighters 1996 Sci-Fi Quebec  
Screwball Academy 1986 Comedy Ontario  
Screwballs 1983 Comedy Ontario  
Screwballs II: Loose Screws 1984 Comedy Ontario  
Search and Destroy 1979 Action Ontario Yes
Senior Trip 1995 Comedy Ontario  
Separate Vacations 1986 Comedy Ontario  
Severed 2005 Horror B.C.  
Sexcula 1974 Sexploitation B.C.  
Shape of Things to Come, The 1979 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Shivers 1975 Horror Quebec Yes
Siege 1982 Thriller Nova Scotia Yes
Silent Partner, The 1979 Thriller Ontario Yes
Skip Tracer 1977 Thriller B.C. Yes
Ski School 1991 Comedy B.C.  
Ski School II 1995 Comedy B.C.  
Skull: A Night of Terror 1987 Action Ontario  
Skullduggery 1979 Horror Ontario  
Slashers 2001 Horror Quebec  
Snake Eater 1989 Action New Brunswick  
Solid Cover 2000 Action Ontario  
Some Do It for Money, Some Do It for Fun 1981 Sexploitation Ontario  
Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone 1983 Sci-Fi Ontario  
Spasms 1983 Horror B.C.  
Starlight 1996 Sci-Fi B.C.  
Starship Invasions 1977 Sci-Fi Ontario Yes
Storm 1987 Thriller Alberta  
Subhuman 2004 Sci-Fi B.C.  
Suburbanators 1995 Comedy Alberta  
Surrogate, The 1984 Thriller Quebec  
Sweet Prudence and the Erotic Adventures of Bigfoot 2011 Sexploitation Ontario  
Sweet Substitute 1965 Drama B.C.  
Tales of the Rat Fink 2006 Documentary Ontario  
Tanya's Island 1980 Sexploitation Ontario  
TC 2000 1993 Action Ontario  
Terror Train 1980 Horror Quebec  
Things 1989 Horror Ontario Yes
Thrillkill 1982 Thriller Ontario  
Tiger Claws 1992 Action Ontario  
Tiger Claws II 1997 Action Ontario  
Time Runner 1993 Sci-Fi B.C.  
Top Of The Food Chain 1999 Sci-Fi Ontario Yes
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller 1988 Children's Quebec  
Trapped 1982 Thriller Ontario Yes
Twin Dragon Encounter 1986 Action Ontario  
Twist 1991 Documentary Ontario  
Twists of Terror 1996 Thriller Quebec  
UFO's Are Real 1979 Documentary Ontario  
Uncanny, The 1977 Horror Quebec  
Vengeance is Mine 1976 Thriller Ontario Yes
Vindicator, The 1986 Sci-Fi Quebec  
Virgin Queen of St. Francis High 1987 Comedy Alberta  
Visiting Hours 1982 Horror Quebec  
Voodoo Dolls 1990 Horror Quebec  
When Tomorrow Dies 1965 Drama B.C.  
Whisper to a Scream, A 1989 Thriller Ontario  
Wicked World 2009 Horror Ontario  
Witchboard III: The Possession 1995 Horror Quebec  
XChange 2000 Sci-Fi Quebec  
Xtro II: The Second Encounter 1990 Sci-Fi Vancouver  
Zombie Nightmare 1986 Horror Quebec  

Coming Attractions

The following Canadian B-films are not yet reviewed:

  • Abducted (1986)
  • Alien Warrior (1985)
  • Avenging Warriors (1990)
  • Bad Manners (1984)
  • Believe (2000)
  • Big Deal (1985)
  • Blood Clan (1990)
  • Blood Symbol (1994)
  • Blue Man (1985)
  • Boy's Club (1997)
  • The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2002)
  • The Child (1994)
  • The Club (1994)
  • Coming Out Alive (1984)
  • A Cool Sound From Hell (1959) (AKA The Young and the Beat)
  • Creature of Comfort (1968)
  • Cross Country (1983)
  • Dead End (1996)
  • Dead Innocent (1996)
  • Dead Stop (1995)
  • Dogpound Shuffle (1975)
  • Electra (1995)
  • Evil Judgment (1984)
  • Explosion (1969)
  • Elvis Gratton: XXX (2005)
  • Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain (2002)
  • Expect to Die (1995)
  • Fearless Tiger (1994)
  • French Without Dressing (1965)
  • Full Circle (1977)
  • Future Fear (1997)
  • Gladiator Cop (1987)
  • Graveyard Shift II: The Understudy (1989)
  • Graveyard Story (1990)
  • Hawke's Vengeance (1995)
  • Higher Education (1987)
  • Highpoint (1982)
  • Hired Gun (1961) (AKA The Last Gunfighter, The Devil's Spawn)
  • Intern Academy (2004)
  • Invasion of the Mindbenders (1987)
  • The Jitters (1989)
  • Kid Excalibur (1998)
  • The Killing Machine (1996)
  • The King of Friday Night (1985)
  • The Kiss (1988)
  • Lady of the Lake (1986)
  • Last of the Warriors (1989) (AKA Empire of Ash III) 
  • Liar's Edge (1992)
  • Maniac Warriors (1985) (AKA Empire of Ash II)
  • Mondo Macho (1983)
  • Mondo Strip (1980)
  • Music of the Spheres (1984)
  • Operation Golden Phoenix (1993)
  • Night of the Demons III (1997)
  • Overnight (1986)
  • Paris, France (1993)
  • Pleasure Palace (1974)
  • Possession (1987)
  • Power Games (1989)
  • The Proud Rider (1971)
  • The Reaper (2000)
  • Recommendation for Mercy (1976) (AKA Teenage Psycho Killer)
  • Red Eyes (1983)
  • Rip Off (1971)
  • Scanners III (1992)
  • Sex and the Lonely Woman Part II (1971)
  • Shadow of the Hawk (1976)
  • Sins of the Fathers (1949)
  • Space Fury (2000)
  • Strange Horizons (1992)
  • The Supreme Kid (1976)
  • Sweet Karma (2009)
  • Switch In Time (1988) (AKA Norman's Awesome Experience)
  • The Swordsman (1992)
  • Take Her by Surprise (1967)
  • Talons of the Eagle (1992)
  • Tiger Claws III (1999)
  • Tiki Tiki (1971)
  • Tomcat (1993)
  • Under The Cover Cops (1980)
  • Ups and Downs (1981)
  • Urban Flesh (1999)
  • Virus (1996)
  • Voodoo Dolls (1990)
  • The Wisher (2002)
  • The Woman Inside (1981)

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