80's Horror:The Best Horror From The 1980's

All of the Best, and the Worst(so Bad it's Good) Horror Movies from The Glorious 1980's, in no particular Order! My Favorite Decade of Horror movies!!!
(Note: there are a few titles here that were released in 1990 but I assume they were filmed in 89',,, so they still count)
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1.
Sorority House Massacre (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
College student Beth and her sorority sisters are stalked by an escaped psychopathic killer who shares a strange telepathic link with her. (74 mins.)
Director: Carol Frank
“ A very under rated, unappreciated little slasher film. I enjoyed this one a lot. Great story, pretty good acting (I actually cared about the girls), great cinematography, great direction, and all around a great entry into the genre. Great fun for a Friday night! 9 Stars ” - EvilEntity81
 
2.
Sorority House Massacre II (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Five college women buy the old Hokstedter place for their new sorority house. They got it cheap because of the bloody incidents from five years before... (77 mins.)
Director: Arch Stanton
“ This is a fun film but should have kept it's alternate title "Nightie Nightmare" It has little to do with the first film and uses flash back footage from another movie(Slumber Party Massacre) which can get confusing for someone who has seen both previous films. But other than that, its a fun little Slasher/Comedy with plenty of T&A and Blood! I liked it. 8 Stars ” - EvilEntity81
 
3.
Hard to Die (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
While doing the inventory for a lingerie outlet in a high rise office building, five attractive women are terrorised by a series of bizarre killings... (77 mins.)
Director: Arch Stanton
“ This is the 3rd entry into the "Sorority House Massacre" franchise, but for some reason they went with the alternate title "Hard To Die". This is a direct sequel to Sorority House Massacre 2. This time it shifts even more so in to comedy mode and has some really funny scenes. To fully get the jokes in this one, watch the 2nd movie first. This time the girls get Machine Guns! A lot of fun. 7 Stars ” - EvilEntity81
 
4.
The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A high school student's slumber party turns terrifying as an escaped mental patient with a drill decides to crash the party. (77 mins.)
Director: Amy Jones
“ One of my all time favorite slasher films. Yes it's cheesy, but that's what makes it so great. Bask in that glorious 80's cheese! ” - EvilEntity81
 
5.
Slumber Party Massacre II (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Courtney Bates, the younger sister of Valerie, and her friends go to their condo for a weekend getaway, but Courtney can't get rid of the haunting feeling that a supernatural rockabilly driller killer is coming to murder them all. (77 mins.)
Director: Deborah Brock
 
6.
Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Jackie Cassidy and her friends are stalked by a serial killer while having a slumber party. (87 mins.)
Director: Sally Mattison
 
7.
Killer Workout (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Two years ago, a young woman named Valerie was burned after entering a tanning salon. Now, her twin sister, Rhonda, runs a local gym where, all of a sudden, people are being murdered. (85 mins.)
Director: David A. Prior
“ The perfect blend of Big Hair, Bad dance music, Leg Warmers, Leotards, and a Killer who stabs people to Death with a Giant Safety Pin..... Oh yes, this is a must see for any 80's Slasher Fan! ” - EvilEntity81
 
8.
Edge of the Axe (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A deranged guy in a mask kills people with an axe. (91 mins.)
 
9.
Fatal Games (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A mad javelin thrower kills teenagers in the school. All promising athletes are executed in the most brutal way... (88 mins.)
Director: Michael Elliot
 
10.
Final Exam (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A psycho killer shows up on college campus to slash up pretty co-eds and dumb jocks. (89 mins.)
Director: Jimmy Huston
 
11.
Girls Nite Out (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A killer, wearing a dancing bear suit, stalks a variety of cheerleaders during an all-night scavenger hunt at a remote Ohio college. (96 mins.)
Director: Robert Deubel
 
12.
Graduation Day (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
A masked killer begins murdering students on the school track team after a track runner dies upon completion of a 30 second 200-meter race. (96 mins.)
Director: Herb Freed
 
13.
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A young bride-to-be is being stalked upon by a serial killer in Staten Island. She gets help from a former lover, but will they manage to escape? (94 mins.)
 
14.
Hell Night (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion, where they are stalked by the monstrous survivor of a family massacre years earlier. (101 mins.)
Director: Tom De Simone
 
15.
X-Ray (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation. (89 mins.)
Director: Boaz Davidson
 
16.
Humongous (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
The monstrous offspring of a violent crime grows up in seclusion on a remote island, where a boat-full of hapless teens have shipwrecked, unaware of what's lurking in the woods. (94 mins.)
Director: Paul Lynch
 
17.
Intruder (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac. (83 mins.)
Director: Scott Spiegel
 
18.
Just Before Dawn (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by the... (90 mins.)
Director: Jeff Lieberman
 
19.
Killer Party (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
In order to join a sorority, three friends go to a hazing party in an old house where a sadistic bloodthirsty demonic spirit is lying in wait. (91 mins.)
Director: William Fruet
 
20.
Madman (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A legendary psychopathic murderer stalks a summer camp. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Giannone
 
21.
Maniac Cop (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A killer dressed in a police uniform begins murdering innocent people on the streets of New York City. (85 mins.)
Director: William Lustig
 
22.
Motel Hell (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A seemingly friendly farmer and his sister kidnap unsuspecting travelers and bury them alive, using them to create the "special meat" they are famous for. (101 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
 
23.
New Year's Evil (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
During a New Year's Eve celebration, a Los Angeles disc jockey receives a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered - and she will be the last one. (85 mins.)
Director: Emmett Alston
 
24.
Nightmare (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A mental patient embarks on a murder spree upon escaping from an institution. (97 mins.)
 
25.
Nightmare Sisters (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Melody, Marci, and Mickey are three geeky college girls who can't get a date. One night, they invite... (83 mins.)
Director: David DeCoteau
 
26.
Night School (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Who's been decapitating the innocent girls at a local night school? The police are baffled. (88 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Hughes
 
27.
One Dark Night (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
As part of an initiation into a club called the Sisters, a young girl must spend the night in a mausoleum. (89 mins.)
 
28.
Pieces (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Young co-eds are being dismembered by a mysterious murderer on a college campus. The killer is attempting to put together a human jigsaw puzzle made from body parts. (85 mins.)
Director: J.Piquer Simon
 
29.
Pledge Night (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
As a silly frat boy prank, Young Sid is boiled in a tub of acid. Years later he returns to wreak havoc... (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Ziller
 
30.
Don't Go in the House (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A disturbed young man who was burned as a child by his sadistic mother stalks women with a flamethrower. (82 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ellison
 
31.
Rawhead Rex (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Ireland will never be the same after Rawhead Rex, a particularly nasty demon, is released from his underground prison by an unwitting farmer. The film follows Rex's cross country rampage, while a man struggles to stop it. (89 mins.)
Director: George Pavlou
 
32.
Return to Horror High (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught... (95 mins.)
Director: Bill Froehlich
 
33.
Neon Maniacs (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them. (91 mins.)
Director: Joseph Mangine
 
34.
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
After his parents are murdered, a tormented teenager goes on a murderous rampage dressed as Santa, due to his stay at an orphanage where he was abused by the Mother Superior. (79 mins.)
 
35.
Slaughter High (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Eight people are invited to their old high school for their ten-year reunion where a fellow former student, disfigured from a prank gone wrong, is out to seek revenge. (90 mins.)
 
36.
Evil Laugh (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A group of Med students fix up an old house over a weekend. Where a mass murder occurred 10 years earlier. Mayhem ensues. (87 mins.)
 
37.
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Angela Baker, a traumatized and very shy young girl, is sent to summer camp with her cousin. Shortly after her arrival, anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions gets their comeuppance. (84 mins.)
Director: Robert Hiltzik
 
38.
Cheerleader Camp (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A group of cheerleaders become the targets of an unknown killer at a remote summer camp. (89 mins.)
Director: John Quinn
 
39.
The New York Ripper (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
40.
Curtains (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Six young actresses auditioning for a movie role at a remote mansion are targeted by a mysterious masked murderer. (89 mins.)
 
41.
Doom Asylum (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
A demented coroner uses autopsy equipment to kill off the teenagers who trespass on the long-abandoned asylum he inhabits... (77 mins.)
 
42.
To All a Goodnight (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A group of teenagers at a party find themselves being stalked by a maniacal killer in a Santa Claus costume. (87 mins.)
Director: David Hess
 
43.
Trick or Treat (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Sammi Curr was a famous, devil-worshiping rock star who died under mysterious circumstances. Now he wants to come back to life. Doing so requires possessing radio wave & automobiles and making a few human sacrifices. (98 mins.)
 
44.
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Four college students are stalked by an unknown assailant while staying on campus over the Christmas holidays to help clear out a dormitory which is to be demolished. (88 mins.)
 
45.
Unhinged (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Three college girls on their way to a jazz festival crash their car in the isolated woods during a rainstorm, and are taken in by a mysterious family in an old mansion. Little do the girls know, the family has a dark, murderous secret. (79 mins.)
Director: Don Gronquist
 
46.
Terrorgram (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Three horror stories linked by a sinister delivery boy. The stories are "Heroine Overdose", "Pandora" and "Veteran's Day". (88 mins.)
 
47.
The House on Sorority Row (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
After a seemingly innocent prank goes horribly wrong, a group of sorority sisters are stalked and murdered one by one in their sorority house while throwing a party to celebrate their graduation. (91 mins.)
Director: Mark Rosman
 
48.
The Initiation (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
While trying to understand a frightening reoccurring nightmare, a pledge is coaxed into breaking into her father's department store by her sorority sisters, where a deranged killer targets the girls and their boyfriends. (97 mins.)
Director: Larry Stewart
 
49.
The Church (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An old Gothic cathedral, built over a mass grave, develops strange powers which trap a number of people inside with ghosts from a 12th Century massacre seeking to resurrect an ancient demon from the bowels of the Earth. (102 mins.)
Director: Michele Soavi