Horror Movies from 1982

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1.
The Thing (1982)
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It's the first week of winter in 1982. An American Research Base is greeted by an alien force, that can assimilate anything it touches. It's up to the members to stay alive, and be sure of who is human, and who has become one of the Things. (109 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
2.
Poltergeist (1982)
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A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts. (114 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
3.
Creepshow (1982)
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An anthology which tells five terrifying tales based on the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s. (120 mins.)
 
4.
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
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Having revived from his wound, Jason Voorhees; now donning a new appearance, refuges at a cabin near Crystal Lake. As a group of co-eds reside there for their vacation, Jason continues his spree. (95 mins.)
Director: Steve Miner
 
5.
Tenebre (1982)
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An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book. (101 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
 
6.
Basket Case (1982)
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A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will. (91 mins.)
 
7.
Pieces (1982)
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Young co-eds are being cut up by a chainsaw killer 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
 
8.
Alone in the Dark (1982)
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A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house. (92 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
9.
The New York Ripper (1982)
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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
 
10.
Cat People (1982)
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A young woman's sexual awakening brings horror when she discovers her urges transform her into a monstrous black leopard. (118 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
 
11.
The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
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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
 
12.
Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
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A family moves into their new home, which proves to be evil, resulting in the demonic possession of the teenage son. Only the local priest can save him. (104 mins.)
Director: Damiano Damiani
 
13.
Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
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Kids all over America want Silver Shamrock masks for Halloween. Doctor Daniel Challis seeks to uncover a plot by Silver Shamrock owner Conal Cochran. (98 mins.)
 
14.
The Boogens (1981)
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Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home. (95 mins.)
Director: James L. Conway
 
15.
Madman (1981)
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A legendary psychopathic murderer stalks a summer camp. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Giannone
 
16.
Q (1982)
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NYPD detectives Shepard and Powell are working on a bizarre case of a ritualistic Aztec murder. Meanwhile, something big is attacking people of New York and only greedy small time crook Jimmy Quinn knows where its lair is. (93 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
 
17.
Visiting Hours (1982)
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A deranged, misogynistic killer attacks a journalist. When he discovers that she survived the attack, he follows her to the hospital to finish her off. (105 mins.)
 
18.
The Living Dead Girl (1982)
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A toxic spill revives a beautiful, dead heiress who, with the help of her childhood friend, must quench her insatiable thirst for blood. (86 mins.)
Director: Jean Rollin
 
19.
Swamp Thing (1982)
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After a violent incident with a special chemical, a research scientist is turned into a swamp plant monster. (91 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
20.
The Beast Within (1982)
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In the beginning of the movie you see a woman getting raped by a man-creature of some sort. The movie... (98 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
 
21.
Boardinghouse (1982)
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A boarding house is reopened years after gruesome murders were committed there. Suddenly, the body count begins once more! (98 mins.)
 
22.
Humongous (1982)
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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
 
23.
Manhattan Baby (1982)
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An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin. (89 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
24.
Unhinged (1982)
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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
 
25.
Panic (1982)
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A scientist's experiment with a deadly bacteria goes awry and leaves him horribly deformed. The monstrous man then runs amok in his town. (90 mins.)
 
26.
Bloodtide (1982)
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An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins. (97 mins.)
 
27.
Forbidden World (1982)
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In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten lose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group. (77 mins.)
Director: Allan Holzman
 
28.
Dark Sanity (1982)
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A woman with psychic visions and an alcoholic past moves into a house where the previous occupant was mysteriously decapitated, and soon suspects the visions she's seeing are her own future. (88 mins.)
Director: Martin Green
 
29.
Parasite (1982)
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Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion... (85 mins.)
Director: Charles Band
 
30.
Satan's Mistress (1982)
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A woman in an unhappy marriage finds sexual fulfillment in her relationship with a ghostly, speechless presence who, obviously, doesn't quite say who he is. (98 mins.)
Director: James Polakof
 
31.
The Slayer (1982)
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Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural beast drawn to Kay who dreams of its killings. (80 mins.)
Director: J.S. Cardone
 
32.
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
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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.)
 
33.
The Aftermath (1982)
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Two astronauts return to earth ("a few miles off the coast of Los Angeles") to find that it has been destroyed by nuclear war... (95 mins.)
Director: Steve Barkett
 
34.
The Appointment (1981)
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A family is confronted in their house by an evil force. (90 mins.)
 
35.
The Boogeyman (1982 Short Film)
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A man tries to explain to his psychiatrist that the Boogeyman is real and has been killing his children. (28 mins.)
 
36.
The Curse of the Screaming Dead (1982)
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A group of Southern deer hunters stop at a church graveyard in the woods. Their activities arouse the corpses of long-dead Confederate soldiers, who attack them. (91 mins.)
Director: Tony Malanowski
 
37.
Death Screams (1982)
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Teenagers are stalked and murdered by a maniac at a town fair. (88 mins.)
Director: David Nelson
 
38.
Dogs of Hell (1983)
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A pack of Rottweilers, bred and trained by the U.S. military to kill humans, escape to ravage the peaceful mountain resort town of Lake Lure. It is up to the local sheriff to protect his small community. (89 mins.)
Director: Worth Keeter
 
39.
Don't Go to Sleep (1982 TV Movie)
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A young girl begins seeing the ghost of her sister who died in an accident a year earlier. (93 mins.)
Director: Richard Lang
 
40.
Don't Look in the Attic (1982)
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A couple inherits a mansion, but when they move in they discover that it is haunted by the murderous spirits of people who have died there. (90 mins.)
Director: Carlo Ausino
 
41.
Honeymoon Horror (1982)
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Imagine every newlywed's fantasy, a rustic secluded lover's paradise- Honeymoon Island. What starts as a weekend of love... (88 mins.)
Director: Harry Preston
 
42.
Hospital Massacre (1981)
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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
 
43.
Invitation to Hell (1982)
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A young girl attends her high school reunion, but when it's discovered she is still a virgin, she is taken prisoner and planned to be used as a sacrifice in a Druid ceremony for the spring equinox. (50 mins.)
 
44.
The Last Horror Film (1982)
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A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends. (87 mins.)
Director: David Winters
 
45.
Next of Kin (1982)
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In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter. (89 mins.)
Director: Tony Williams
 
46.
Night Warning (1982)
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An orphaned teenager finds himself being dominated by his aunt who's hell-bent on keeping him with her...at all costs. (96 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
47.
The Sender (1982)
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A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him. (91 mins.)
Director: Roger Christian
 
48.
Variola Vera (1982)
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This is a true story of the famous Variola epidemic outbreak in Belgrade. (110 mins.)
Director: Goran Markovic