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American Horror Films of the 1980s

A selection of American Horror Films of the 1980s

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Title Year IMDb Rating
1980
*** The Alien Dead 1980 The Alien Dead (1980) on IMDb
**** Alligator 1980 Alligator (1980) on IMDb
*** Altered States 1980 Altered States (1980) on IMDb
** The Attic 1980 The Attic (1980) on IMDb
*** Beyond Evil 1980 Beyond Evil (1980) on IMDb
* Blood Beach 1980 Blood Beach (1980) on IMDb
*** Bloodeaters 1980 Bloodeaters (1980) on IMDb
* The Boogey Man 1980 The Boogey Man (1980) on IMDb
*** The Children 1980 The Children (1980) on IMDb
*** Christmas Evil 1980 Christmas Evil (1980) on IMDb
* Demented 1980 Demented (1980) on IMDb
*** Don’t Answer the Phone! 1980 Don’t Answer the Phone! (1980) on IMDb
* Dracula’s Last Rites 1980 Dracula’s Last Rites (1980) on IMDb
*** The Fog 1980 The Fog (1980) on IMDb
**** Friday the 13th 1980 Friday the 13th (1980) on IMDb
*** He Knows You’re Alone 1980 He Knows You’re Alone (1980) on IMDb
*** The Hearse 1980 The Hearse (1980) on IMDb
*** Humanoids from the Deep 1980 Humanoids from the Deep (1980) on IMDb
*** The Island 1980 The Island (1980) on IMDb
* Maniac 1980 Maniac (1980) on IMDb
**** Motel Hell 1980 Motel Hell (1980) on IMDb
*** New Year’s Evil 1980 New Year’s Evil (1980) on IMDb
*** Night of the Demon 1980 Night of the Demon (1980) on IMDb
*** The Ninth Configuration 1980 The Ninth Configuration (1980) on IMDb
* Rana: The Legend of Shadow Lake 1980 Rana: The Legend of Shadow Lake (1980) on IMDb
*** Scared to Death 1980 Scared to Death (1980) on IMDb
*** Terror Train 1980 Terror Train (1980) on IMDb
*** To All a Goodnight 1980 To All a Goodnight (1980) on IMDb
*** The Unseen 1980 The Unseen (1980) on IMDb
*** Without Warning 1980 Without Warning (1980) on IMDb
1981
* Bloody Birthday 1981 Bloody Birthday (1981) on IMDb
**** The Boogens 1981 The Boogens (1981) on IMDb
**** The Burning 1981 The Burning (1981) on IMDb
**** Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker 1981 Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker (1981) on IMDb
* Dawn of the Mummy 1981 Dawn of the Mummy (1981) on IMDb
**** Dead & Buried 1981 Dead & Buried (1981) on IMDb
*** Deadly Blessing 1981 Deadly Blessing (1981) on IMDb
* Don’t Go in the Woods 1981 Don’t Go in the Woods (1981) on IMDb
* Evilspeak 1981 Evilspeak (1981) on IMDb
*** Eyes of a Stranger 1981 Eyes of a Stranger (1981) on IMDb
*** The Fan 1981 The Fan (1981) on IMDb
*** Fear No Evil 1981 Fear No Evil (1981) on IMDb
**** Final Exam 1981 Final Exam (1981) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th Part 2 1981 Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981) on IMDb
*** The Funhouse 1981 The Funhouse (1981) on IMDb
*** Ghost Story 1981 Ghost Story (1981) on IMDb
*** Graduation Day 1981 Graduation Day (1981) on IMDb
**** Halloween II 1981 Halloween II (1981) on IMDb
*** The Hand 1981 The Hand (1981) on IMDb
*** Hell Night 1981 Hell Night (1981) on IMDb
* Home Sweet Home 1981 Home Sweet Home (1981) on IMDb
*** Jaws of Satan 1981 Jaws of Satan (1981) on IMDb
*** Just Before Dawn 1981 Just Before Dawn (1981) on IMDb
* Madman 1981 Madman (1981) on IMDb
*** The Nesting 1981 The Nesting (1981) on IMDb
*** Night School 1981 Night School (1981) on IMDb
**** Nightmare 1981 Nightmare (1981) on IMDb
* The Prowler 1981 The Prowler (1981) on IMDb
* Saturday the 14th 1981 Saturday the 14th (1981) on IMDb
*** Scream 1981 Scream (1981) on IMDb
* Student Bodies 1981 Student Bodies (1981) on IMDb
*** Wolfen 1981 Wolfen (1981) on IMDb
**** X-Ray 1981 X-Ray (1981) on IMDb
1982
*** Alone in the Dark 1982 Alone in the Dark (1982) on IMDb
*** Basket Case 1982 Basket Case (1982) on IMDb
*** The Beast Within 1982 The Beast Within (1982) on IMDb
* The Black Room 1982 The Black Room (1982) on IMDb
** Blood Song 1982 Blood Song (1982) on IMDb
* Boardinghouse 1982 Boardinghouse (1982) on IMDb
* Burned at the Stake 1982 Burned at the Stake (1982) on IMDb
**** Cat People 1982 Cat People (1982) on IMDb
* The Clairvoyant 1982 The Clairvoyant (1982) on IMDb
* Class Reunion 1982 Class Reunion (1982) on IMDb
**** Creepshow 1982 Creepshow (1982) on IMDb
* Death Screams 1982 Death Screams (1982) on IMDb
* Death Valley 1982 Death Valley (1982) on IMDb
* The Dorm That Dripped Blood 1982 The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982) on IMDb
*** The Entity 1982 The Entity (1982) on IMDb
* The Forest 1982 The Forest (1982) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th Part III 1982 Friday the 13th Part III (1982) on IMDb
*** Girls Nite Out 1982 Girls Nite Out (1982) on IMDb
* Honeymoon Horror 1982 Honeymoon Horror (1982) on IMDb
* The House on Sorority Row 1982 The House on Sorority Row (1982) on IMDb
**** The Last Horror Film 1982 The Last Horror Film (1982) on IMDb
* The Loch Ness Horror 1982 The Loch Ness Horror (1982) on IMDb
*** Midnight 1982 Midnight (1982) on IMDb
* Nightbeast 1982 Nightbeast (1982) on IMDb
*** One Dark Night 1982 One Dark Night (1982) on IMDb
*** Parasite 1982 Parasite (1982) on IMDb
*** Piranha II: The Spawning 1982 Piranha II: The Spawning (1982) on IMDb
**** Poltergeist 1982 Poltergeist (1982) on IMDb
*** The Slayer 1982 The Slayer (1982) on IMDb
*** A Stranger Is Watching 1982 A Stranger Is Watching (1982) on IMDb
**** Swamp Thing 1982 Swamp Thing (1982) on IMDb
*** The Thing 1982 The Thing (1982) on IMDb
* Time Walker 1982 Time Walker (1982) on IMDb
* Trick or Treats 1982 Trick or Treats (1982) on IMDb
1983
* The Alchemist 1983 The Alchemist (1983) on IMDb
*** The Being 1983 The Being (1983) on IMDb
* Blood Beat 1983 Blood Beat (1983) on IMDb
* Boggy Creek II: And the Legend Continues 1983 Boggy Creek II: And the Legend Continues (1983) on IMDb
* Boogeyman II 1983 Boogeyman II (1983) on IMDb
*** Eyes of Fire 1983 Eyes of Fire (1983) on IMDb
* The Final Terror 1983 The Final Terror (1983) on IMDb
* Jaws 3-D 1983 Jaws 3-D (1983) on IMDb
*** Mausoleum 1983 Mausoleum (1983) on IMDb
*** Mortuary 1983 Mortuary (1983) on IMDb
*** Mountaintop Motel Massacre 1983 Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983) on IMDb
** A Night to Dismember 1983 A Night to Dismember (1983) on IMDb
*** Nightmares 1983 Nightmares (1983) on IMDb
*** The Prey 1983 The Prey (1983) on IMDb
**** Psycho II 1983 Psycho II (1983) on IMDb
* Scalps 1983 Scalps (1983) on IMDb
*** Sleepaway Camp 1983 Sleepaway Camp (1983) on IMDb
*** Strange Invaders 1983 Strange Invaders (1983) on IMDb
*** Sweet Sixteen 1983 Sweet Sixteen (1983) on IMDb
*** Twilight Zone: The Movie 1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) on IMDb
1984
* Black Devil Doll from Hell 1984 Black Devil Doll from Hell (1984) on IMDb
* Blood Theatre 1984 Blood Theatre (1984) on IMDb
* C.H.U.D. 1984 C.H.U.D. (1984) on IMDb
*** Carnage 1984 Carnage (1984) on IMDb
**** Children of the Corn 1984 Children of the Corn (1984) on IMDb
* Dreamscape 1984 Dreamscape (1984) on IMDb
* The Enchanted 1984 The Enchanted (1984) on IMDb
* Fatal Games 1984 Fatal Games (1984) on IMDb
* Firestarter 1984 Firestarter (1984) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter 1984 Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984) on IMDb
* Ghoulies 1984 Ghoulies (1984) on IMDb
* Gremlins 1984 Gremlins (1984) on IMDb
* Impulse 1984 Impulse (1984) on IMDb
*** The Initiation 1984 The Initiation (1984) on IMDb
* The Lost Empire 1984 The Lost Empire (1984) on IMDb
* Mutant 1984 Mutant (1984) on IMDb
* The Mutilator 1984 The Mutilator (1984) on IMDb
* Night of the Comet 1984 Night of the Comet (1984) on IMDb
* A Nightmare on Elm Street 1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) on IMDb
* Silent Madness 1984 Silent Madness (1984) on IMDb
* Silent Night, Deadly Night 1984 Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) on IMDb
* Sole Survivor 1984 Sole Survivor (1984) on IMDb
* Special Effects 1984 Special Effects (1984) on IMDb
* Splatter University 1984 Splatter University (1984) on IMDb
*** Terror in the Aisles 1984 Terror in the Aisles (1984) on IMDb
* They’re Playing with Fire 1984 They’re Playing with Fire (1984) on IMDb
* The Toxic Avenger 1984 The Toxic Avenger (1984) on IMDb
* Zombie Island Massacre 1984 Zombie Island Massacre (1984) on IMDb
1985
* Attack of the Beast Creatures 1985 Attack of the Beast Creatures (1985) on IMDb
* Biohazard 1985 Biohazard (1985) on IMDb
**** Cat’s Eye 1985 Cat’s Eye (1985) on IMDb
* Creature 1985 Creature (1985) on IMDb
* Day of the Dead 1985 Day of the Dead (1985) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th: A New Beginning 1985 Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985) on IMDb
**** Fright Night 1985 Fright Night (1985) on IMDb
* Future-Kill 1985 Future-Kill (1985) on IMDb
* Girls School Screamers 1985 Girls School Screamers (1985) on IMDb
* House 1985 House (1985) on IMDb
* Igor and the Lunatics 1985 Igor and the Lunatics (1985) on IMDb
* The Nail Gun Massacre 1985 The Nail Gun Massacre (1985) on IMDb
* A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge 1985 A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985) on IMDb
* The Oracle 1985 The Oracle (1985) on IMDb
* Re-Animator 1985 Re-Animator (1985) on IMDb
*** The Return of the Living Dead 1985 The Return of the Living Dead (1985) on IMDb
**** Silver Bullet 1985 Silver Bullet (1985) on IMDb
* The Stuff 1985 The Stuff (1985) on IMDb
* Thou Shalt Not Kill… Except 1985 Thou Shalt Not Kill… Except (1985) on IMDb
*** Transylvania 6-5000 1985 Transylvania 6-5000 (1985) on IMDb
1986
* The Abomination 1986 The Abomination (1986) on IMDb
*** April Fool’s Day 1986 April Fool’s Day (1986) on IMDb
* Blood Hook 1986 Blood Hook (1986) on IMDb
* Chopping Mall 1986 Chopping Mall (1986) on IMDb
*** Crawlspace 1986 Crawlspace (1986) on IMDb
* Critters 1986 Critters (1986) on IMDb
*** Deadly Friend 1986 Deadly Friend (1986) on IMDb
* Deadtime Stories 1986 Deadtime Stories (1986) on IMDb
* Evil Laugh 1986 Evil Laugh (1986) on IMDb
* The Fly 1986 The Fly (1986) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives 1986 Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986) on IMDb
* From Beyond 1986 From Beyond (1986) on IMDb
* Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer 1986 Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) on IMDb
* Hunter’s Blood 1986 Hunter’s Blood (1986) on IMDb
*** Invaders from Mars 1986 Invaders from Mars (1986) on IMDb
* Little Shop of Horrors 1986 Little Shop of Horrors (1986) on IMDb
*** The Majorettes 1986 The Majorettes (1986) on IMDb
*** Maximum Overdrive 1986 Maximum Overdrive (1986) on IMDb
* Monster in the Closet 1986 Monster in the Closet (1986) on IMDb
* Neon Maniacs 1986 Neon Maniacs (1986) on IMDb
*** Night of the Creeps 1986 Night of the Creeps (1986) on IMDb
*** Nomads 1986 Nomads (1986) on IMDb
*** Poltergeist II: The Other Side 1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) on IMDb
**** Psycho III 1986 Psycho III (1986) on IMDb
* Raiders of the Living Dead 1986 Raiders of the Living Dead (1986) on IMDb
* Spookies 1986 Spookies (1986) on IMDb
* The Supernaturals 1986 The Supernaturals (1986) on IMDb
* Terror at Tenkiller 1986 Terror at Tenkiller (1986) on IMDb
* TerrorVision 1986 TerrorVision (1986) on IMDb
* The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 1986 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) on IMDb
* Trick or Treat 1986 Trick or Treat (1986) on IMDb
* Vamp 1986 Vamp (1986) on IMDb
* The Wraith 1986 The Wraith (1986) on IMDb
1987
*** The Believers 1987 The Believers (1987) on IMDb
* Berserker 1987 Berserker (1987) on IMDb
* Blood Frenzy 1987 Blood Frenzy (1987) on IMDb
* Blood Sisters 1987 Blood Sisters (1987) on IMDb
* Bloody Wednesday 1987 Bloody Wednesday (1987) on IMDb
* Creepozoids 1987 Creepozoids (1987) on IMDb
*** Creepshow 2 1987 Creepshow 2 (1987) on IMDb
* The Curse 1987 The Curse (1987) on IMDb
* Dead of Winter 1987 Dead of Winter (1987) on IMDb
*** Dolls 1987 Dolls (1987) on IMDb
* Doom Asylum 1987 Doom Asylum (1987) on IMDb
* Epitaph 1987 Epitaph (1987) on IMDb
* Evil Dead II 1987 Evil Dead II (1987) on IMDb
*** From a Whisper to a Scream 1987 From a Whisper to a Scream (1987) on IMDb
* Ghoulies II 1987 Ghoulies II (1987) on IMDb
* The Hidden 1987 The Hidden (1987) on IMDb
* House II: The Second Story 1987 House II: The Second Story (1987) on IMDb
*** It’s Alive III: Island of the Alive 1987 It’s Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987) on IMDb
* Jaws: The Revenge 1987 Jaws: The Revenge (1987) on IMDb
* Killer Workout 1987 Killer Workout (1987) on IMDb
* The Kindred 1987 The Kindred (1987) on IMDb
* The Lost Boys 1987 The Lost Boys (1987) on IMDb
*** The Monster Squad 1987 The Monster Squad (1987) on IMDb
*** Monstrosity 1987 Monstrosity (1987) on IMDb
* My Demon Lover 1987 My Demon Lover (1987) on IMDb
* Near Dark 1987 Near Dark (1987) on IMDb
* The Nest 1987 The Nest (1987) on IMDb
* Nightflyers 1987 Nightflyers (1987) on IMDb
* A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors 1987 A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) on IMDb
*** Prince of Darkness 1987 Prince of Darkness (1987) on IMDb
* Psychos in Love 1987 Psychos in Love (1987) on IMDb
* Return to Horror High 1987 Return to Horror High (1987) on IMDb
* Scared Stiff 1987 Scared Stiff (1987) on IMDb
* Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 1987 Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 (1987) on IMDb
* Slaughterhouse 1987 Slaughterhouse (1987) on IMDb
* Slaughterhouse Rock 1987 Slaughterhouse Rock (1987) on IMDb
* Street Trash 1987 Street Trash (1987) on IMDb
*** Stripped to Kill 1987 Stripped to Kill (1987) on IMDb
1988
* Bad Dreams 1988 Bad Dreams (1988) on IMDb
**** The Blob 1988 The Blob (1988) on IMDb
* The Boy from Hell 1988 The Boy from Hell (1988) on IMDb
* The Carrier 1988 The Carrier (1988) on IMDb
*** Cellar Dweller 1988 Cellar Dweller (1988) on IMDb
* Cheerleader Camp 1988 Cheerleader Camp (1988) on IMDb
* Child’s Play 1988 Child’s Play (1988) on IMDb
* Critters 2 1988 Critters 2 (1988) on IMDb
**** Dead Heat 1988 Dead Heat (1988) on IMDb
*** Death Spa 1988 Death Spa (1988) on IMDb
*** Destroyer 1988 Destroyer (1988) on IMDb
* Elvira: Mistress of the Dark 1988 Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988) on IMDb
* Fatal Pulse 1988 Fatal Pulse (1988) on IMDb
** FleshEater 1988 FleshEater (1988) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood 1988 Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988) on IMDb
* Fright Night Part 2 1988 Fright Night Part 2 (1988) on IMDb
*** Graverobbers 1988 Graverobbers (1988) on IMDb
**** Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers 1988 Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) on IMDb
* Hide and Go Shriek 1988 Hide and Go Shriek (1988) on IMDb
* Hobgoblins 1988 Hobgoblins (1988) on IMDb
* Hollow Gate 1988 Hollow Gate (1988) on IMDb
* The Last Slumber Party 1988 The Last Slumber Party (1988) on IMDb
*** Lurkers 1988 Lurkers (1988) on IMDb
*** Monkey Shines 1988 Monkey Shines (1988) on IMDb
*** Moontrap 1988 Moontrap (1988) on IMDb
*** Night of the Demons 1988 Night of the Demons (1988) on IMDb
*** Nightmare at Noon 1988 Nightmare at Noon (1988) on IMDb
* A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master 1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988) on IMDb
* Phantasm II 1988 Phantasm II (1988) on IMDb
*** Poltergeist III 1988 Poltergeist III (1988) on IMDb
* Pumpkinhead 1988 Pumpkinhead (1988) on IMDb
*** Return of the Living Dead II 1988 Return of the Living Dead II (1988) on IMDb
* Scarecrows 1988 Scarecrows (1988) on IMDb
* The Seventh Sign 1988 The Seventh Sign (1988) on IMDb
**** They Live 1988 They Live (1988) on IMDb
** Twice Dead 1988 Twice Dead (1988) on IMDb
*** The Unholy 1988 The Unholy (1988) on IMDb
*** Uninvited 1988 Uninvited (1988) on IMDb
* Vampire’s Kiss 1988 Vampire’s Kiss (1988) on IMDb
* Waxwork 1988 Waxwork (1988) on IMDb
1989
* After Midnight 1989 After Midnight (1989) on IMDb
*** Communion 1989 Communion (1989) on IMDb
* Curse II: The Bite 1989 Curse II: The Bite (1989) on IMDb
* Cutting Class 1989 Cutting Class (1989) on IMDb
* Dark Tower 1989 Dark Tower (1989) on IMDb
* The Dead Pit 1989 The Dead Pit (1989) on IMDb
* DeepStar Six 1989 DeepStar Six (1989) on IMDb
**** Dr. Caligari 1989 Dr. Caligari (1989) on IMDb
* The Fly II 1989 The Fly II (1989) on IMDb
* The Freeway Maniac 1989 The Freeway Maniac (1989) on IMDb
*** Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan 1989 Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989) on IMDb
**** Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers 1989 Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989) on IMDb
* Heaven Becomes Hell 1989 Heaven Becomes Hell (1989) on IMDb
* The House of Usher 1989 The House of Usher (1989) on IMDb
* Iced 1989 Iced (1989) on IMDb
* Intruder 1989 Intruder (1989) on IMDb
**** Leviathan 1989 Leviathan (1989) on IMDb
* Luther the Geek 1989 Luther the Geek (1989) on IMDb
* The Masque of the Red Death 1989 The Masque of the Red Death (1989) on IMDb
* Memorial Valley Massacre 1989 Memorial Valley Massacre (1989) on IMDb
* A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child 1989 A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989) on IMDb
* Pet Sematary 1989 Pet Sematary (1989) on IMDb
* Phantom of the Mall: Eric’s Revenge 1989 Phantom of the Mall: Eric’s Revenge (1989) on IMDb
* The Phantom of the Opera 1989 The Phantom of the Opera (1989) on IMDb
* Shocker 1989 Shocker (1989) on IMDb
* Society 1989 Society (1989) on IMDb
** Stepfather II 1989 Stepfather II (1989) on IMDb
* Stripped to Kill 2: Live Girls 1989 Stripped to Kill 2: Live Girls (1989) on IMDb
*** The Terror Within 1989 The Terror Within (1989) on IMDb
* Warlock 1989 Warlock (1989) on IMDb
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