Horror Movies from 1985

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1.
Day of the Dead (1985)
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A small group of military officers and scientists dwell in an underground bunker as the world above is overrun by zombies. (96 mins.)
 
2.
Demons (1985)
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A group of random people are invited to a screening of a mysterious movie, only to find themselves trapped in the theater with ravenous demons. (88 mins.)
Director: Lamberto Bava
 
3.
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
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When two bumbling employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to rise again as zombies. (91 mins.)
Director: Dan O'Bannon
 
4.
Re-Animator (1985)
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A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. (104 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
5.
Fright Night (1985)
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When a teenager learns that his next door neighbour is a vampire, no one will believe him. (106 mins.)
Director: Tom Holland
 
6.
Phenomena (1985)
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A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders. (116 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
 
7.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
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A teenage boy is haunted in his dreams by Freddy Krueger who is out to possess him in order to continue his murder spree in the real world. (87 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
8.
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
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Still haunted by his past, Tommy Jarvis - who, as a child, killed Jason Voorhees - wonders if the serial killer is connected to a series of brutal murders occurring in and around the secluded halfway house where he now lives. (92 mins.)
Director: Danny Steinmann
 
9.
Cat's Eye (1985)
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A stray cat is the linking element of three tales of suspense and horror. (94 mins.)
Director: Lewis Teague
 
10.
Lifeforce (1985)
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A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace. (116 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
11.
The Midnight Hour (1985 TV Movie)
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Phil, Melissa, Mitch, Mary, and Vinnie are high school friends, who unwittingly raise the dead on Halloween night. Once the dead have returned, Pitchford Cove will never be the same again....or will it? (94 mins.)
Director: Jack Bender
 
12.
Silver Bullet (1985)
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A werewolf terrorizes a small city where lives the paralytic Marty Coslaw, his uncle, and his sister, the story's narrator. (95 mins.)
Director: Daniel Attias
 
13.
The Stuff (1985)
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A delicious, mysterious goo that oozes from the earth is marketed as the newest dessert sensation, but the tasty treat rots more than teeth when zombie-like snackers who only want to consume more of the strange substance at any cost begin infesting the world. (87 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
 
14.
The Bad Seed (1985 TV Movie)
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Fatal freak accidents force a widow to realize her precocious 9-year-old daughter was born to kill. (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Wendkos
 
15.
Ghoulies (1984)
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A young man and his girlfriend move into an old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a desire to control ancient demons. (81 mins.)
Director: Luca Bercovici
 
16.
Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985)
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A young man whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the monsters through the United States and Europe. (91 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
 
17.
Chiller (1985 TV Movie)
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Corporate exec Miles Creighton dies, and is cryogenically frozen in the hopes that he can be revived. 10 years later, the procedure is a success, and Miles returns--without his soul. (104 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
18.
The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)
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A group of bikers, heading to a race, become stranded in the desert and find themselves fighting off a family of inbred cannibals who live off the land. (86 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
19.
The Bride (1985)
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After years of research, the doctor finally succeeds in creating the perfect woman, who gets the name "Eva". (118 mins.)
Director: Franc Roddam
 
20.
White Slave (1985)
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A young woman seeks vengeance and finds love when her parents are killed in the Amazon and she is taken prisoner by an indigenous tribe of headhunters. (90 mins.)
Director: Roy Garrett
 
21.
Creature (1985)
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A expedition to Titan uncovers an alien being, that goes on a rampage. (97 mins.)
Director: William Malone
 
22.
The Nail Gun Massacre (1985 Video)
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After a young girl is gang raped by a crew of construction workers, someone starts killing off members of the group with a nail gun. (85 mins.)
 
23.
Hard Rock Zombies (1985)
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A hard rock band travels to the tiny and remote town of Grand Guignol to perform. Peopled by hicks, rubes... (98 mins.)
Director: Krishna Shah
 
24.
Massacre in Dinosaur Valley (1985)
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A plane crashes in the Amazon jungle, and its passengers must battle their way through cannibals, slave traders, wild animals and murderous piranha fish to safety. (88 mins.)
 
25.
The Doctor and the Devils (1985)
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Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on. (93 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
26.
Once Bitten (1985)
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A vampire Countess needs to drink the blood of a virgin in order to keep her eternal beauty. It seems that all is hopeless, until she bumps into Mark Kendall. (94 mins.)
Director: Howard Storm
 
27.
Mr. Vampire (1985)
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The planned reburial of a village elder goes awry as the corpse resurrects into a hopping, bloodthirsty vampire, threatening mankind. Therefore, a Taoist Priest and his two disciples attempt to stop the terror. (96 mins.)
Director: Ricky Lau
 
28.
The Mutilator (1984)
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A teenager who accidentally committed matricide finds himself being hunted together with his girlfriend and mates by his now crazed father. (86 mins.)
 
29.
Future-Kill (1985)
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The star of "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" returns in a story about frat boys lost in the big city while hunted by a violent leader and his elite gang of gun-happy guards. (89 mins.)
Director: Ronald W. Moore
 
30.
Warning Sign (1985)
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A woman working as a security guard in an agricultural research facility finds herself and her co-worker Schmidt fighting to survive against their former friends. (99 mins.)
Director: Hal Barwood
 
31.
Underworld (1985)
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When high class hooker Nicole is kidnapped from her brothel, Rich businessman Hugo Motherskille hires her ex love Roy Bain to find her... (103 mins.)
Director: George Pavlou
 
32.
Attack of the Beast Creatures (1985)
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Survivors of a shipwreck wash up on an island, and run into small vicious creatures. (82 mins.)
Director: Michael Stanley
 
33.
Rocktober Blood (1984)
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A crazed rock singer returns from the dead to murder members of his former band. (93 mins.)
 
34.
Too Scared to Scream (1985)
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A killer is brutually attacking several tenants that live in a high rise apartment building in New York City. (100 mins.)
Director: Tony Lo Bianco
 
35.
Twisted Illusions (1985 Video)
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Seven short stories are present in this anthology movie inspired by CREEPSHOW and TWILIGHT ZONE. Anything... (80 mins.)