Horror Movies from 1990

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1.
Misery (1990)
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After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse. (107 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
2.
It (1990 Mini-Series)
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In 1960, seven outcast kids known as "The Loser Club" fight an evil demon who poses as a child-killing clown. Thirty years later, they reunite to stop the demon once and for all when it returns to their hometown. (192 mins.)
 
3.
Tremors (1990)
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Natives of a small isolated town defend themselves against strange underground creatures which are killing them one by one. (96 mins.)
Director: Ron Underwood
 
4.
The Exorcist III (1990)
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A police lieutenant uncovers more than he bargained for as his investigation of a series of murders, which have all the hallmarks of the deceased 'Gemini' serial killer, lead him to question the patients of a psychiatric ward. (110 mins.)
 
5.
Jacob's Ladder (1990)
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Mourning his dead child, a haunted Vietnam War veteran attempts to discover his past while suffering from a severe case of dissociation. To do so, he must decipher reality and life from his own dreams, delusion, and perception of death. (113 mins.)
Director: Adrian Lyne
 
6.
Predator 2 (1990)
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Amidst a territorial gang war in 1997, a sophisticated alien hunter stalks the citizens of Los Angeles and the only man between him and his prey is veteran L.A.P.D. officer, Lieutenant Mike Harrigan. (108 mins.)
Director: Stephen Hopkins
 
7.
Flatliners (1990)
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Four Medical students experiment on "near death" experiences that involve past tragedies until the dark consequences begin to jeopardize their lives. (115 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
 
8.
Bride of Re-Animator (1989)
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Doctors Herbert West and Dan Cain discover the secret to creating human life and proceed to create a perfect woman from dead tissue. (96 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
9.
Child's Play 2 (1990)
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While Andy's mother is admitted to a psychiatric hospital, the young boy is placed in foster care, and Chucky, determined to claim Andy's soul, is not far behind. (84 mins.)
Director: John Lafia
 
10.
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
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The Gremlins are back, and this time, they've taken total control over the building of a media mogul. (106 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
11.
Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)
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A California couple and a survivalist encounter Leatherface and his family. (85 mins.)
Director: Jeff Burr
 
12.
Frankenhooker (1990)
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A medical student sets out to recreate his decapitated fiancée by building her a new body made of Manhattan street prostitutes. (85 mins.)
 
13.
Nightbreed (1990)
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A troubled young man is drawn to a mythical place called Midian where a variety of monsters are hiding from humanity. (102 mins.)
Director: Clive Barker
 
14.
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
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A young boy tells three stories of horror to distract a witch who plans to eat him. (93 mins.)
Director: John Harrison
 
15.
Basket Case 2 (1990)
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Duane and his basket-bound mutant brother are taken in by a secret home for wayward freaks with journalists hot on their tail. (90 mins.)
 
16.
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
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The unburied dead return to life and seek human victims. (92 mins.)
Director: Tom Savini
 
17.
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
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Two horror tales based on short stories by Edgar Allan Poe directed by two famous horror directors, George A. Romero and Dario Argento. (120 mins.)
 
18.
Buried Alive (1990 TV Movie)
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Clint is an every day working man whose wife Joanna is having an affair with a doctor. They plot to kill him and get the insurance money... (93 mins.)
Director: Frank Darabont
 
19.
The Guardian (1990)
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Phil and Kate have a baby boy named Jake. They hire a baby-sitter, Camilla, to look after Jake and she becomes part of the family... (92 mins.)
 
20.
Brain Dead (1990)
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In a showdown of man vs. machine, Martin plunges into a chaotic nightmare trying to save his mind from the megalomaniacal corporation. (85 mins.)
Director: Adam Simon
 
21.
A Cat in the Brain (1990)
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A horror film director is stalked by a mad psychiatrist/serial killer bent on killing people to model the killings after the director's gory death scenes from his movies. (87 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
22.
Initiation: Silent Night, Deadly Night 4 (1990 Video)
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A reporter investigating the bizarre death of a woman who leaped from a building in flames finds herself mixed up in a cult of witches who are making her part of their sacrificial ceremony during the Christmas season. (90 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
23.
The Amityville Curse (1990 Video)
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Five people spend the night in an abandoned house, the Amityville haunted house, and soon find themselves terrorized by assorted ghosts, venomous insects and ghostly apparitions. (91 mins.)
Director: Tom Berry
 
24.
Bandh Darwaza (1990)
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A wealthy male banishes a demon, but years later his very own daughter resurrects it. (155 mins.)
 
25.
Baby Blood (1990)
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When a strange creature crawls into a woman's uterus she becomes a killer in order to feed the tiny terror growing within her. (82 mins.)
Director: Alain Robak
 
26.
Bloodmoon (1990)
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A serial killer is loose at an all girl school, where he strangles girls with a piece of barbed wire. (100 mins.)
Director: Alec Mills
 
27.
Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
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Jackie Cassidy and her friends are stalked by a serial killer while having a slumber party. (87 mins.)
Director: Sally Mattison
 
28.
Maniac Cop 2 (1990)
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A supernatural, maniac killer cop teams up with a Times Square serial killer. (90 mins.)
Director: William Lustig
 
29.
The Dark Side of the Moon (1990)
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It is the year 2022. A mysterious systems failure causes the crew of a spaceship to be stranded on the dark side of the moon... (87 mins.)
Director: D.J. Webster
 
30.
Def by Temptation (1990)
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An evil succubus is preying on libidinous black men in New York, and all that stands in her way is a minister-in-training, an aspiring actor, and a cop that specializes in cases involving the supernatural. (95 mins.)
Director: James Bond III
 
31.
Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)
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The ultimate weapon which was meant to be safe for the mankind produces global side effects including time slides and disappearances... (85 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
32.
Ghoul School (1990 Video)
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Sex, babes and rock 'n roll! Two thugs in search of hidden treasure mistakenly unleash a chemical into the school's water supply, causing everyone it comes into contact with to become flesh-eating ghouls. (90 mins.)
Director: Timothy O'Rawe
 
33.
Graveyard Shift (1990)
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In a very old textile mill, with a serious rat infestation, the workers discover a horrifying secret deep in the basement. (89 mins.)
 
34.
Grim Prairie Tales: Hit the Trail... to Terror (1990)
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Two travelers, one a well to do young clark on the way to a reunion with his wife, the other a scruffy... (86 mins.)
Director: Wayne Coe
 
35.
Hardware (1990)
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The head of a cyborg reactivates and rebuilds itself and goes on a violent rampage in a space marine's girlfriend's apartment. (94 mins.)
Director: Richard Stanley
 
36.
The Haunting of Morella (1990)
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A witch is put to death in Colonial America, leaving her husband and infant daughter behind. Seventeen years later... (82 mins.)
Director: Jim Wynorski
 
37.
I Bought a Vampire Motorcycle (1990)
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When a motorbike gang kills an occultist, the evil spirit he was summoning inhabits a damaged bike. The bike is then bought and restored... (101 mins.)
Director: Dirk Campbell
 
38.
I'm Dangerous Tonight (1990 TV Movie)
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Ancient mummy of an Aztec priest is discovered. Unfortunately, the priest's cloak is cursed and anyone who wears it becomes a psychopathic killer. A student who turned into a dress and her college professor try to find it and destroy it. (100 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
39.
Maniac Nurses (1990)
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Bizzare, often perverse yarn about nurses in a metropolitan hospital who seduce then murder male patients. (75 mins.)
Director: Harry M. Love
 
40.
Meridian (1990 Video)
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Two American students go to Italy after graduating from art school, one to work in restoration of paintings... (85 mins.)
Director: Charles Band
 
41.
Mirror Mirror (1990)
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A teenage girl begins receiving black magic power through an antique mirror, not realizing the mirror is controlled by demonic forces. (104 mins.)
Director: Marina Sargenti
 
42.
The Night Brings Charlie (1990 Video)
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A horrifying descent into the twisted killing spree of a psychopath. (75 mins.)
Director: Tom Logan
 
43.
Night of the Dribbler (1990)
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The Watergate Plumbers, a poorly-performing college basketball team, lose their best players one by one to death and dismemberment at the hands of a mysterious masked stalker. (87 mins.)
Director: Jack Bravman
 
44.
Prom Night III: The Last Kiss (1990 Video)
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A murdered high school girl returns from the grave and hypnotizes a student into helping her commit revenge murders. (97 mins.)
 
45.
Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990 TV Movie)
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Norman Bates recalls his days as a young boy living with his schizophrenic mother while fearing his unborn child will inherit his split personality disorder. (96 mins.)
Director: Mick Garris
 
46.
The Reflecting Skin (1990)
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A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events... (96 mins.)
Director: Philip Ridley
 
47.
Repossessed (1990)
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Parody of The Exorcist, with Linda Blair once again possessed by Satan, and Leslie Nielsen as the exorcist. (80 mins.)
Director: Bob Logan
 
48.
Shock 'Em Dead (1991)
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Martin is a total loser who makes a deal with the devil to become the greatest rock star in the world. (93 mins.)
Director: Mark Freed
 
49.
Xtro II: The Second Encounter (1990)
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Military scientists discover an alternate dimension and, subsequently, aliens with an appetite for human flesh. (92 mins.)
 
50.
The Sleeping Car (1990)
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Jason (David Naughton) moves into an abandoned train car where he resurrects the vicious ghost of his landlady's dead husband... (96 mins.)
Director: Douglas Curtis
 
51.
Sorority House Massacre II (1990)
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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
 
52.
Syngenor (1990)
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A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered creatures for use as "supersoldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the creatures malfunction and turn on their creators. (98 mins.)
 
53.
Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
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Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant... (104 mins.)
Director: Anthony Hickox
 
54.
Rejuvenatrix (1988)
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A rich actress who has gotten too old for leading roles employs a scientist who is working on a formula for eternal youth... (90 mins.)
 
55.
Watchers II (1990)
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A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry. (101 mins.)
Director: Thierry Notz
 
56.
Wheels of Terror (1990 TV Movie)
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A small town is terrorized by an unknown stranger who kidnaps and abuses little girls. When her only child is kidnapped right in front of her... (85 mins.)
 
57.
Witchcraft II: The Temptress (1989 Video)
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Witch from the first Witchcraft movie stalks the now teenage child. She attempts to kill his friends in order to slowly corrupt him to Satan... (88 mins.)
Director: Mark Woods
 
58.
Voodoo Dawn (1991)
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Group of immigrant Haitian farm workers tries to fight off an evil Haitian voodoo priest who tries to... (84 mins.)
Director: Steven Fierberg
 
59.
Dead Girls (1990)
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A female band, who are exponents of "death rock", retreat to a cabin for the weekend. They soon find themselves being knocked off by a masked killer who uses weapons they have mentioned in their songs. (90 mins.)
Director: Dennis Devine
 
60.
Masque of the Red Death (1989)
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With a deadly plague ravaging his Renaissance kingdom, Prince Prospero invites his friends to retire... (85 mins.)
Director: Larry Brand
 
61.
Beyond Darkness (1990)
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A minister and his wife move into a haunted house. (95 mins.)
Director: Clyde Anderson
 
62.
Linnea Quigley's Horror Workout (1990 Video)
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After a nice shower, Linnea does some warm-up stretches and then goes for a run. She encounters some flabby zombies who follow her back to the house... (60 mins.)
Director: Hal Kennedy
 
63.
A Holy Place (1990)
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Sveto mesto (A Holy Place, 1990) is based on a literary classic, Nikolai Gogol's 1835 short story, 'Viy'... (90 mins.)
 
64.
Killer Crocodile 2 (1990)
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The Caribbean swamps which is to be made into a holiday resort is terrorized again by a second monstrous crocodile which is killing off anyone unfortunate to be on the water. (90 mins.)
 
65.
Night Shadow (1989)
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Big shot TV newswoman returns home for a vacation, as several of the town's residents start dying under mysterious circumstances. (91 mins.)
Director: Randolph Cohlan
 
66.
Mirage (1990)
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Three couples set off to spend some time in the desert. At first all is well and they all have a lot of fun (if you know what I mean!)... (84 mins.)
Director: Bill Crain
 
67.
Pledge Night (1990)
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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
 
68.
Witchcraft III: The Kiss of Death (1991 Video)
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A warlock refuses to use his powers for evil, but comes across another warlock who isn't bothered by such trivial matters... (85 mins.)
Director: R.L. Tillmans