Horror Movies from 1983

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1.
Videodrome (1983)
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A sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a very unusual fashion when he acquires a new kind of programming for his station. (87 mins.)
 
2.
Psycho II (1983)
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After twenty-two years of psychiatric care, Norman Bates attempts to return to a life of solitude, but the specters of his crimes - and his mother - continue to haunt him. (113 mins.)
 
3.
The Dead Zone (1983)
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A man awakens from a coma to discover he has a psychic ability. (103 mins.)
 
4.
Xtro (1982)
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A man who was abducted by aliens returns to his family three years later, but his presence affects them negatively. (81 mins.)
 
5.
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
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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
 
6.
Christine (1983)
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A nerdish boy buys a strange car with an evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it. (110 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
7.
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
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Alien creatures invade a small town and four teenagers, along with a young boy, attempt to escape from them. (81 mins.)
Director: Douglas McKeown
 
8.
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
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In a small American town, a diabolical circus and its demonic proprietor prey on the townsfolk. (95 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
 
9.
The Hunger (1983)
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A love triangle develops between a beautiful yet dangerous vampire, her cellist companion, and a gerontologist. (97 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
10.
Cujo (1983)
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Cujo, a friendly St. Bernard, contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town. (93 mins.)
Director: Lewis Teague
 
11.
Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
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Four horror/sci-fi segments directed by four famous directors, each of them being a new version of a classic story from Rod Serling's landmark television series The Twilight Zone. (101 mins.)
 
12.
The House on Sorority Row (1983)
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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
 
13.
Jaws 3-D (1983)
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The sons of police chief Brody must protect civilians at a SeaWorld theme park after a 35-foot shark becomes trapped in the park with them. (99 mins.)
Director: Joe Alves
 
14.
Curtains (1983)
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Six young actresses auditioning for a movie role at a remote mansion are targeted by a mysterious masked murderer. (89 mins.)
 
15.
House of the Long Shadows (1983)
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An American writer goes to a remote Welsh manor on a $20,000 bet: can he write a classic novel like "Wuthering Heights" in twenty-four hours... (102 mins.)
Director: Pete Walker
 
16.
The Keep (1983)
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Nazis are forced to turn to a Jewish historian for help in battling the ancient demon they have inadvertently freed from its prison. (96 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
17.
A Blade in the Dark (1983)
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A killer stalks a composer staying at a posh Tuscany villa while writing the score to a horror film which has an incriminating clue to the killer's identity. (110 mins.)
Director: Lamberto Bava
 
18.
The Forest (1982)
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A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply. (85 mins.)
Director: Don Jones
 
19.
Microwave Massacre (1983)
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Fed up of his wife's bad cooking, Donald kills her and turns to cannibalism to satisfy his appetite. (76 mins.)
Director: Wayne Berwick
 
20.
Mortuary (1983)
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Convinced that her father's death was not accidental, a beautiful girl decides to investigate to find out the truth, aided by her boyfriend. Her sleuthing draws her to a local mortuary, where many secrets will be revealed. (91 mins.)
Director: Howard Avedis
 
21.
The Demons of Ludlow (1983)
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A murderous demon lurks inside an antique piano in a picturesque coastal town. (83 mins.)
Director: Bill Rebane
 
22.
The Devonsville Terror (1983)
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Dr. Worley investigates a 300-year-old witch's curse in the New England town of Devonsville. Three liberated... (82 mins.)
Director: Ulli Lommel
 
23.
Death Warmed Over (1984)
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A kid is hypnotized by a scientist to kill his parents and ends in a mental institution. As a grown up he returns to seek revenge over the scientist. (85 mins.)
Director: David Blyth
 
24.
Scalps (1983)
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A group of archeological students venture on Indian land for a dig. Unfortunately, they release an evil spirit who possesses one of them and starts killing the others. (82 mins.)
Director: Fred Olen Ray
 
25.
Spasms (1983)
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A gigantic serpent is captured on a remote island and shipped to an American college for experimentation... (90 mins.)
Director: William Fruet
 
26.
Mausoleum (1983)
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Traumatized by her mother's death, young Susan is becoming possessed by the same demon that possessed her mother before she died... (96 mins.)
Director: Michael Dugan
 
27.
Revenge of the Boogeyman (1983)
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Lacey travels to Hollywood, to the home of a film director, where she brings along the last surviving haunted mirror shard from the end of the first movie as proof to her horrifying experiences. (79 mins.)
Director: Bruce Starr
 
28.
Nightmares (1983)
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Anthology of four horror tales with a supernatural twist based on urban legends. (99 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
 
29.
Sweet 16 (1983)
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Teenager Melissa moves into a small town filled with racial prejudice and bullying and each time she meets up with one of the boys in town, they end up murdered - but who is the killer? (90 mins.)
Director: Jim Sotos
 
30.
Frightmare (1983)
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Drama students decide to pay tribute to their favorite horror star by stealing his body from his crypt for a farewell party... (86 mins.)
 
31.
Julie Darling (1983)
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A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother. (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Nicolas
 
32.
Panic Beats (1983)
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The spirit of a deceased knight returns every 100 years to clean a house by graphically murdering the women who are making the life of his descendants unbearable. (94 mins.)
Director: Jacinto Molina
 
33.
Revenge of the Dead (1983)
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Stefano, a young journalist, buys a used typewriter and accidentally sees that some text is still readable on the ribbon... (98 mins.)
Director: Pupi Avati
 
34.
Sole Survivor (1983)
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A lone survivor of a plane crash is haunted by a feeling unworthy of survival. Dead people start coming after her to collect her. (85 mins.)
Director: Thom Eberhardt
 
35.
One Dark Night (1982)
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As part of an initiation into a club called the Sisters, a young girl must spend the night in a mausoleum. (89 mins.)
 
36.
American Nightmare (1983)
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A man investigates the disappearance of his sister with the help of her roommate. He uncovers a trail of prostitution, incest, blackmail...and murder. (88 mins.)
Director: Don McBrearty
 
37.
The Demon Murder Case (1983 TV Movie)
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A young boy is taken over by demons who force him to commit murder. (97 mins.)
Director: William Hale
 
38.
Demon Is on the Island (1983)
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On an island, things start going crazy as the islands house hold appliances go rouge. It's up to Dr. Gabrielle Martin to discover whats causing this evil, and much more. (102 mins.)
Director: Francis Leroi
 
39.
Dracula of Exarcheia (1983)
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Mad scientist creates the band Music Brigades from body parts of dead musicians. (87 mins.)
Director: Nikos Zervos
 
40.
Eyes of Fire (1983)
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A preacher is accused of adultery and he and his followers are chased out of town and become stranded in an isolated forest which is haunted by the spirits of long dead Native Americans. (90 mins.)
Director: Avery Crounse
 
41.
Lumaban ka, Satanas (1983)
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A Filipino-made horror-fantasy movie about a man who is chosen by his dead uncle to battle the forces of evil... (90 mins.)
Director: Efren C. Piñon
 
42.
Mongrel (1982)
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At a boarding house, a vicious dog gets loose from his chain and chews up a tenant's ass that was teasing him with a piece of raw meat... (88 mins.)
Director: Robert A. Burns
 
43.
Screamtime (1983)
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Compilation of three short horror films: "That's The Way To Do It", "Dreamhouse" and "Do You Believe In Fairies?" plus some new linking material. (87 mins.)
 
44.
Skullduggery (1983)
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Simply, Adam is a man who happens to come from a long line of men cursed. He succumbs to the curse, and basically goes on a killing spree. (95 mins.)
Director: Ota Richter
 
45.
Sledgehammer (1983 Video)
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A young boy murders his mother and her lover with a hammer. Ten years later, a wave of teenage murders plagues the same area. (87 mins.)
Director: David A. Prior