1980s horror movies

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Here’s a list of 1980s horror movies. While not a comprehensive list of horror films from the 1980s, these are the ones I have watched in the last few years. Some horror movies are listed twice because of movies starting with the word “The.”

Title, Year, IMDb rating

976-EVIL (1988)50.50-dirRobertEnglund
Absurd (1981)54
After Midnight (1989) 1989 51 4.00 4.0
Alice (1988) 1988 4.0
Alien Dead (1980) 1980 2.5
Alone in the Dark (1982) 1982 3.5
Altered States (1980) 1980 4.00 4.0
Amityville Horror 2, The: The Possession 1982 3.5
Amityville Horror 3 (3-D), The: The Demon 1983 3.00 3.0
Amityville Horror 4, The: The Evil Escapes (1989) 1989 3.50 3.5
An American Werewolf in London (1981) 1981 4.00 4.5
Angel Heart (Special Edition) (1987) 1987
Anguish 1987
Antropophagus the Beast (1980)55
Apartment Zero (1988) 1988 4.0
April Fool’s Day (1986) 1986 3.5
Attic, The/Crawlspace (Midnite Movies Double Feature) (1986) 1986 4.0
Bad Dreams (1988)55
Bad Influence 1989
Bad Seed, The (1985 remake) 1985 3.0
Bad Taste 1988
Basket Case (1982)62
Basket Case 2 (1990)53
Bay Cove (1987) 1987 4.0
Beast Within, The (1982) 1982 3.5
Believers, The (1987) 1987 4.00 4.0
Beyond, The (L’aldilà) (1981) 1981 4.0
Black Cat, The (1981) 1981 3.5
Blob, The 1988 4.0
Blow Out 1986 4.5
Blue Velvet (Special Edition) (1986) 1986 4.0
Body Double (1984)68-horrorMysteryThriller
Boggy Creek 2- The Legend Continues (1985) Full Movie – YouTube
Boogeyman, The (1980) 1980 39 2.00 3.0
Brain Damage (UNCUT) 1988-67
Brain Dead (1990) 1989 4.5
Bride, The (1985) 1985 4.0
Burning, The (1981) 1981 4.0
C.H.U.D. (1984)55.55
Cameron’s Closet (1989) 1989 3.5
Cat People (1982)61
Cellar Dweller (1988)50
Child’s Play (Chucky’s 20th Birthday Edition) (1988) 1988 4.0
CHILDREN OF THE CORN 1984
Chilling Classics 50 Movie Pack (1984) 1984 3.5
Chilling, The (1989) 1989 2(1)
Chopping Mall (1986)55
Christine (1983)66
Christmas Evil (1980) 1980 3.5
City of the Living Dead (aka Gates of Hell) (1983) 1983 3.5
Communion (1989)57
Company of Wolves, The 1985 4.00 4.5
Creepshow (1982) 1982 4.0
Creepshow 2 (1987) 1987 3.5
Cry in the Dark, A (1988) 1988 4.5
Cujo (1983) 1983 3.5
Curtains (1983)
Dark Power (1985) 1985
Day of the Dead (Divimax Special Edition) (1985) 1985 70 4.0
Dead & Buried (1981)
Dead End Drive In (1986) 1986 4.5
Dead Next Door, The (1989) 1989 3.5
Dead Ringers (1988) 1988 4.0
Dead Zone, The (Special Collector’s Edition) (1983) 1983 4.5
Deadly Blessing (1981)52.40-wesCraven
Deadly Friend (1986) 55
Dolls (1987)
Don’t Go In The Woods Alone (1981) 1981 4.0
Dressed to Kill (1980) 1980 4.0
Entity, The (1983) 1983 4.5
Evil Dead (1983) 1981 76 4.25 4.5
Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn 1987 79 4.50
Evil Dead Trap (1) (1988) 1988 3.5
Evilspeak (1981)56.50
Fear No Evil (1981) 1981 3.0
Firestarter (1984) 1984 4.0
Flowers in the Attic (1987) 1987 3.0
Fly II, The (Collector’s Edition) (1989) 1989 4.0
Fly, The (Two-Disc Collector’s Edition) (1986) 1986 4.5
Fog, The 1980 68 3.00
Forest, The (1983) 1983 3.0
Friday the 13th Uncut (1980) 1980 3.00
Fright Night (1985) 1985 4.00 4.5
Fright Night 1985
From a Whisper to a Scream (1987) 1987 3.5
From Beyond (1986)68.70
Funeral Home (1980)54 aka Cries in the Night
Funhouse, The (1981) 1981 3.5
Gate, The (1987) 1987 3.5
Gates of Hell, a.k.a. City of the Living Dead 1980
Ghost Story (1981)62
Ghosthouse (1988)49.30
Gothic (1986)56-kenRussell
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers 1988 2.50
He Knows You’re Alone (1980) 1980 3.0
Hell Night (1981)58
Hellbound- Hellraiser II (1988)65
Hellraiser (1987)71
Hitcher, The (1986) 1986 4.00 4.0
Horror House on Highway 5 (1986) 1986 4.0
House (1986) 1986 4.00 4.0
House By the Cemetery, The (1981) 1981 4.00 4.5
House of the Long Shadows (1983)64-vPrice
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)57
Hunger, The 1983 4.0
Incubus, The (1982) 1982 2.5
Inferno (1980) 1980 4.0
Insemenoid (aka Horror Planet) 1982 3.0
Intruder (1989)64-supermarketSlasher
Invaders from Mars (1986)55-tobeHooper
Just Before Dawn (1981)64
Lady in White, The (1988) 1988 4.0
Lair of the White Worm, The (1988) 1988 4.0
Lifeforce (1985)61
Link (1986)59
Madhouse (1981) 1981 4.0
Manhattan Baby (1984) 1984 3.0
Maniac (1980)65-williamLustig
Mausoleum (1983) 1983 4.5(2)
Maximum Overdrive (1986) 1986 4.0
Mommie Dearest (Special Collector’s Edition) (1981) 1981 4.0
Monkey Shines (1988)62
Monster Squad, The (Two-Disc 20th Anniversary Edition) (1987) 1987 4.5
Motel Hell (1980)
Mr. Vampire 1986
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Near Dark (1987)71.80
Necromancer (1988) 1988 3.0
Night of the Comet (1984) 1984 4.0
Night of the Creeps 1986
Night of the Demon (1980)49-bigfoot-Bmovie
Night of the Demons (1988)63.60
Night Warning(1982)66
Nightmare City (1980)57-UmbertoLenzi
Nightmare on Elm Street (1), A (1984) 1984 4.5
Nightmare on Elm Street 2, A: Freddy’s Revenge (1985) 1985 3.0
Nightmare on Elm Street 3, A: Dream Warriors (1987) 1987 4.5
Nightmare on Elm Street 4, A – The Dream Master (1988) 1988 3.5
Nightmare on Elm Street Collection, The (1989) 1989 4.0
One Dark Night (1982) 1982 52 4.00 3.5
Paperhouse (1989) 1988 68 4.0
Phenomena (aka Creepers) (1984) 1984 68 4.0
Pieces (1982)
Pin – A Plastic Nightmare (1988)67
Poltergeist (1982) 1982 3.75 4.5
Poltergeist 2: The Other Side 1986 4.0
Poltergeist 3 1988 4.0
Possession (1981)74
Pranks (1982) 1982 2.0
Prince of Darkness (1987)67-johnCarpenter
Pulse (1988) 1988 4.0
Pumpkinhead (1988)62.60
Q ( 1982 )62-scifi-horor
Rawhead Rex (1986)50.40
Ray Bradbury Theater, The – Complete Series (65 Episodes) (1985) (1571 minutes) 1985 3.5
Re-Animator (1985) 1985 72 3.75 4.5
Re-Animator 2 – Bride of Re-Animator (1989)62
Return of the Living Dead (1985) 1985 71 4.00 4.5
Revenge of the Dead aka Zeder (1983)63-russia
Revenge of the Living Zombies (aka Flesheater) (1988) 1988 3.5
Santa Sangre (1989)70-mexicanHorror
Scanners (1981)68
Scarecrows(1988)56.65
Serpent And The Rainbow, The (1988) 1988
Shining (Two-Disc Special Edition) (1980) 1980 85 4.50 4.5
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)59-santaSlasher
Sleepaway Camp (1983) 1983
Sole Survivor (1982) 1982 4.0
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983) 1983 4.0
Spasms (1983)48
Special Effects (1984) 1984 2.5
Stephen King’s Cat’s Eye (1985) 1985 4.0
Strange Behavior [Dead Kids] (1981)
Street Trash (1987)62
Superstition (1982)58
Swamp Thing (1982)54-wesCraven
Terror Train (1980)
Tetsuo – The Iron Man (Special Edition)(1989) 1989 4.0
Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, The (1986) 1986
The Blob (1988)64
The Boogens (1981)56.60
the burning 1981
THE CHANGELING (1980)
The Company of Wolves (1984)68-horror-fantasy
The Curse (1987)49
The Deadly Spawn (1983)62.60
The Doctor and the Devils (1985)62-freddieFrancis
The Entity (1982)
The Evil Dead 1981
The Final Terror (1983)50-backwoodsSlasher
The Fly (1986)75
The Fly 2(1989)49
The Fog (1980)68
The Funhouse (1981)
The Godsend (1980)52
The Haunting of Sarah Hardy (1989)52-tvMovie
The Hitcher (1986)73.70
The House on Sorority Row (1983)61
The House Where Evil Dwells (1982)44
The Hunger (1983)66
The Keep (1983)58.50
The Midnight Hour (1985 TV)68.60
The Outing aka The Lamp(1987)52.40
The Pit (1981)60.55
The Prowler (1981)61
The Slumber Party Massacre 1982
The Stuff (1985)59
The Thing (1982)82
The Thing (Collector’s Edition) (1982) 1982 4.00 4.5
The Unseen (1980)52.55
The Video Dead (1987)52
The Woman in Black (1989)74
They Live 1988
Tremors 1989
Twice Dead (1988)55
Twilight Zone – The Movie (1983) 1983 4.00 4.0
Unnamable – The Statement of Randolph Carter (1988)48.40
Vanishing, The – Criterion Collection (1988) 1988 4.5
Videodrome (1983)73
Visiting Hours (1982)
Watcher in the Woods, The 1980 4.0
Watchers (1988)51
Waxwork (1988)62.60
Welcome to the Grindhouse: Don’t Answer the Phone/Prime Evil (1980) 1980 2.0
Wes Craven’s Invitation to Hell (1984) 1984 4.0
Witch From Nepal (1985) 1985 3.0
Witchboard (1987) 1987 4.0
Witchery (1988) 1988 3.0
Wolfen (1981)63
Woman in Black, The (1989) 1989 4.0
Zombie Creeping Flesh, a.k.a. Virus (1980) 1980
Zombie Lake (1980) 1980 2.5