Most Popular Horror Titles Released 1986-01-01 to 1986-12-31


101. Cards of Death (1986 Video)

90 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller

5.6
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Centers around a cop and two brothers hot on the trail of a murderous card game in which masked participants must murder the loser or be killed themselves.

Director: Will MacMillan | Stars: Will MacMillan, Ron Kologie, Shamus Sherwood, Gregg Lawrence

Votes: 32

102. Escapes (1986 TV Movie)

72 min | Drama, Horror

4.5
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An anthology of five tales of terror, each originally produced for video. The titles are "Something's Fishy," "Coffee Break," "Who's There," "Jonah's Dream," and "Think Twice."

Director: David Steensland | Stars: Vincent Price, Todd Fulton, Jerry Grisham, Michael Patton-Hall

Votes: 123

103. Evil in the Woods (1986)

89 min | Horror

3.5
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A young boy checks out a book titled Evil in the Woods from his local library. He immediately takes the book home, begins to read it and is soon sucked into a strange world set in Mildew ... See full summary »

Director: William J. Oates | Stars: Brian Abent, Carolina Antonini, Schelli Marie Barbaro, Jennifer Bates

Votes: 64

104. Seifuku shojo: Za ejiki (1986)

67 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

4.8
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Director: Hisayasu Satô | Stars: Hiromi Kurata, Megumi Hayase, Yôko Aimoto, Aiko Matsuoka

Votes: 22

105. Call Me Tonight (1986 Video)

30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.3
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Sex Hotline Operator, Natsumi Rumi meets Sugiura Ryo a man who transforms into a vicious tentacled beast when he's aroused, now Rumi is dedicated to "cure" this man of his ailment. Not ... See full summary »

Director: Tatsuya Okamoto | Stars: Chie Kôjiro, Toshihiko Seki, Sakiko Tamagawa, Katsumi Toriumi

Votes: 57

106. Worlds Beyond (1986– )

Horror

6.1
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A half-hour supernatural anthology series adapted from real cases of the Society for Psychical Research.

Stars: Paul Freeman, Darren McGavin, Karen Black, Judi Bowker

Votes: 14

107. Las Vegas Serial Killer (1986)

87 min | Horror, Drama, Thriller

3.0
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August 31, 1986: Dangerously unhinged serial killer Johnathan Glick gets released from the Nevada State Penitentiary on a technicality. Three days after his release Johnathan arrives in Las... See full summary »

Director: Ray Dennis Steckler | Stars: Pierre Agostino, Ron Jason, Chris Cave, Kathryn Downey

Votes: 88

108. Marauders (1986)

Not Rated | 74 min | Horror

4.8
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Two sociopaths who go on a killing spree, are interrupted when a man accidentally runs over one of the psycho's legs, leaving him badly injured.

Director: Mark Savage | Stars: Zero Montana, Colin Savage, Megan Spencer, Paul Harrington

Votes: 82

109. Revenge (1986 Video)

Not Rated | 100 min | Horror

3.9
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A Cult of devil-worshippers prey on students for human sacrifice.

Director: Christopher Lewis | Stars: Patrick Wayne, John Carradine, Bennie Lee McGowan, Peter Hart

Votes: 122

110. Something in the Basement (1986)

27 min | Short, Horror

6.1
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A youth, played by Nathan Forrest Winters, is waiting for his brother to return home from a bloody war. He encounters something very nasty and evil in the basement of his house claiming his older brother died.

Director: Victor Salva | Stars: John Downey, Brian McHugh, Nathan Forrest Winters

Votes: 48

111. L'assassino è ancora tra noi (1986)

83 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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While writing her thesis in criminology, a young woman begins to suspect that her new boyfriend is a serial killer.

Director: Camillo Teti | Stars: Mariangela D'Abbraccio, Giovanni Visentin, Riccardo Parisio Perrotti, Luigi Mezzanotte

Votes: 130

112. Ozone: The Attack of the Redneck Mutants (1986)

Horror

3.2
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A hole in the Ozone layer turns some rednecks into flesh-eating mutants.

Director: Matt Devlen | Stars: Scott Davis, Blue Thompson, Brad McCormick, Janice Williams

Votes: 148

113. Mort un dimanche de pluie (1986)

109 min | Horror, Thriller

6.8
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Thriller about a psycho looking for revenge. Bronsky is a paraplegic because of an accident at a construction site that was partly due to the head architect, David Briand. Many years after ... See full summary »

Director: Joël Santoni | Stars: Nicole Garcia, Jean-Pierre Bacri, Dominique Lavanant, Jean-Pierre Bisson

Votes: 146

114. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1986 TV Movie)

50 min | Animation, Drama, Horror

6.8
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A good doctor named Jekyll attempts to rid humanity of all evil while accidentally creating Mr. Hyde, an evil murderer.

Stars: Max Meldrum, David Nettheim, John Ewart, Caz Adams

Votes: 116

115. Mutilations (1986)

70 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.4
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A High School Science Field Trip is stalked by an Alien!

Director: Larry Thomas | Stars: Al Baker, John Bliss, Bill Buckner, Shelly Creel

Votes: 73

116. Zombiethon (1986)

73 min | Horror, Documentary

4.6
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A woman on the run from zombies hides in a movie theater where a compilation of trailers and previews from films having to do with zombies is being shown.

Director: Ken Dixon | Stars: Karrene Janyl Caudle, Tracy Burton, Paula Singleton, Janelle Lewis

Votes: 210

117. Halimaw (1986)

Comedy, Fantasy, Action

7.2
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Two young boys discovered an ancient book in a dilapidated mansion. Unaware, they have unleashed the cursed warrior(halimaw) character in the book upon reading. The bloodthirsty demon went ... See full summary »

Directors: Christopher De Leon, Mario O'Hara | Stars: Ian De Leon, Gina Pareño, Michael De Mesa, Ruel Vernal

Votes: 20

118. Film House Fever (1986)

58 min | Comedy, Horror

6.1
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A compilation of film clips and trailers from exploitation films, hosted by actor Steve Buscemi.

Director: Domonic Paris | Stars: Steve Buscemi, Mark Boone Junior, Darryl Montana, Alfred Giosa

Votes: 49

119. Girls School Screamers (1986)

R | 80 min | Horror

3.7
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Seven college girls spend the weekend at an elegant estate which begins as a fun filled adventure but ends in a nightmare of gut-wrenching terror.

Director: John P. Finnegan | Stars: Mollie O'Mara, Sharon Christopher, Mari Butler, Beth O'Malley

Votes: 311

120. Goremet, Zombie Chef from Hell (1986)

67 min | Comedy, Horror

2.3
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A cannibal opens up a seafood restaurant, and kills and cooks people to serve to his customers.

Director: Don Swan | Stars: Theo Depuay, Kelley Kunicki, C.W. Casey, Alan Marx

Votes: 226

121. Salamamgkero (1986)

85 min | Fantasy, Horror

6.1
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Good-hearted circus magician Jamir accidentally causes his daughter to disappear. Jamir has to venture into a dangerous alternate dimension in order to rescue his wife, daughter and oafish ... See full summary »

Director: Tata Esteban | Stars: Michael De Mesa, Tanya Gomez, Tom Tom, Sunshine Dizon

Votes: 39

122. Alice to Nowhere (1986– )

Not Rated | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.5
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A nurse who has been hired to staff a remote outpost in the Australian outback unwittingly carries a stash of jewels taken in a foiled robbery. The robbers track her to the outback, and are... See full summary »

Stars: John Waters, Steve Jacobs, Rosey Jones, Esben Storm

Votes: 64

123. Jiang shi fan sheng (1986)

84 min | Comedy, Horror

6.1
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A Hopping Ghost terrorizes a local warlord causing the local Tao Priest to compete for his services to rid the town of the menace.

Director: Billy Chan | Stars: Fong Lui, Siu-Ho Chin, Siu-Fung Wong, Fat Chung

Votes: 58

124. Witch from Nepal (1986)

89 min | Action, Horror

5.3
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A Hong Kong man vacations to Nepal where a local tribe imbues him with magical powers which he must use to fight a growing evil.

Director: Siu-Tung Ching | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Emily Chu, Kit Ying Lam, Dick Wei

Votes: 190

125. Mania: The Intruder (1986 TV Movie)

87 min | Horror, Thriller

6.4
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Anthology of four horror stories. In "See No Evil", a murder witness is framed for the murder by the killer. In "Intruder", a man is so terrified of his wife's guard dog that he tries to ... See full summary »

Directors: Paul Lynch, David M. Robertson, John Sheppard | Stars: Wayne Robson, Deryck Hazel, David Petersen, Paul McGaffey

Votes: 36

126. Into the Darkness (1986 Video)

91 min | Horror, Thriller, Mystery

4.4
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A bevy of beautiful models arrives on a tropical island for a photo shoot, but soon they are being killed off one by one.

Director: David Kent-Watson | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Ronald Lacey, Polly Jo Pleasence, John Saint Ryan

Votes: 26

127. Desu pawuda (1986)

63 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

6.1
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Two people, a man and a woman enters a warehouse that will change their life and minds forever.

Director: Shigeru Izumiya | Stars: Shigeru Izumiya, Takichi Inukai, Rikako Murakami, Mari Natsuki

Votes: 192

128. Alone Against Terror (1986)

90 min | Horror

4.9
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Director: Jesús Franco | Stars: Lina Romay, Mabel Escaño, Carmen Carrión, Ricardo Palacios

Votes: 42

129. Torment (1986)

R | 85 min | Horror, Crime

3.5
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A detective sets out to capture a psycho who kills women, but the psycho turns the tables and goes after the detective's girlfriend.

Directors: Samson Aslanian, John Hopkins | Stars: Taylor Gilbert, William Witt, Eve Brenner, Warren Lincoln

Votes: 68

130. The Eleventh Commandment (1986)

94 min | Horror, Thriller

4.2
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A rich and dangerous family are out to kill their mentally ill nephew, Robert. He escapes from the institution and the killings begin. The family members become more and more deranged as they fanatically

Director: Paul Leder | Stars: James Avery, Julia Campbell, Dean Dittman, Steven Ford

Votes: 37

131. Horrible Horror (1986 Video)

110 min | Comedy, Horror

7.6
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A collection of trailers and previews from various low-budget horror films of the '50s and '60s.

Director: David Bergman | Stars: John Zacherle, Bud Abbott, John Agar, Kirk Alyn

Votes: 84

132. Madamu Sado: Mesu jigoku (1986)

82 min | Horror

5.9
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Director: Yoshihiro Kawasaki | Stars: Machiko Wachi, Kazuyo Ezaki, Isshiki Hikaru, Keijirô Shiga

Votes: 31

133. Welcome Back Mr. Fox (1986 TV Short)

21 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.9
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Mr. Fox, a movie producer, is resusitated from a cryogenic freeze, only to find out that his future is not as he hoped it would be. He is just a head.

Director: Walter Pitt | Stars: E.D. Phillips, Gustav Vintas, Leslie Duncan

Votes: 11

134. Scream Greats, Volume I: Tom Savini (1986 Video)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Horror

7.8
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A documentary detailing the career of makeup artist Tom Savini, including clips from the various movies he's worked on.

Director: Damon Santostefano | Stars: Tom Savini, George A. Romero, Doug Clayton, Taso N. Stavrakis

Votes: 176

135. Futsû saizu no kaijin (1986)

18 min | Short, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.3
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A man gradually transforms into a robotic, metal-encrusted monster.

Director: Shin'ya Tsukamoto | Stars: Kei Fujiwara, Nobu Kanaoka, Tomorô Taguchi, Shin'ya Tsukamoto

Votes: 234

136. Más allá de la muerte (1986)

92 min | Horror

4.5
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A Nazi scientist carries out secret experiments.

Director: Sebastián D'Arbó | Stars: Narciso Ibáñez Menta, Tony Isbert, Berta Cabré, Sergio Tula

Votes: 12

137. City in Panic (1986)

85 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller

4.4
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A detective teams up with a talk-show host to take down a homophobic serial killer on the streets of Toronto.

Director: Robert Bouvier | Stars: David Christopher Adamson, Lee Ann Nestegard, Edward Chester, Peter Roberts

Votes: 127

138. Mark of Cain (1986)

90 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

5.0
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A couple live in an old, isolated mansion. The husband's murderous, insane twin escapes from a lunatic asylum. The cops haul off the wrong twin and the wife is stuck with the killer.

Director: Bruce Pittman | Stars: Robin Ward, Wendy Crewson, Antony Parr, August Schellenberg

Votes: 60

139. L'ogre (1986)

90 min | Horror

4.9
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Director: Simon Edelstein | Stars: Roland Amstutz, Marcel Bozzuffi, Juliette Brac, Jean-Quentin Châtelain

Votes: 58

140. Jiang shi fan sheng xu ji Da jia fa cai (1986)

Comedy, Horror

6.0
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Director: Kuo Hsiao Wu | Stars: Yuet Sang Chin, Allen Hai-Han Lan, Ha Huang, Kuan-Wu Lung

Votes: 6

141. Guzoo: Kami ni misuterareshi mono - Part I (1986 Video)

40 min | Short, Horror

5.9
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Director: Kazuo 'Gaira' Komizu | Stars: Yumiko Ishikawa, Naomi Kajitani, Kyôko Komiyama, Hidemi Maruyama

Votes: 36

142. La Alacrana (1986)

86 min | Action, Drama, Horror

3.4
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Directors: María Luisa Alcalá, José Luis Urquieta | Stars: Maribel Guardia, Jorge Luke, Carlos Ancira, Narciso Busquets

Votes: 7

143. Bi gui zhuo (1986)

Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

6.1
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A dinner party at a Hong Kong high-rise goes awry when party guest Judy Hsu (Shu-Yuan Hsu) becomes a victim of poltergeists and, as a result, her spirit returns to carry out the sinister ... See full summary »

Director: Ngai Choi Lam | Stars: Joey Wang, Shu-Yuan Hsu, Joyce Godenzi, Jing Wong

Votes: 58

144. High School Spirits (1986)

Thriller, Comedy, Horror

4.6
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Two college students Kyle and Andy take it upon themselves to exorcise the haunted Fulton house, the only available place for them to stay on their college campus.

Director: Michael L. Schaertl | Stars: Neil LaBute, David Christiansen, Wayne Gilbert, Margo Watson

Votes: 29

145. As Sete Vampiras (1986)

100 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

4.8
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Botanist is incapable of handling a carnivore plant that turns its victims into vampires. Clumsy detective and his secretary are hired to solve the mysterious deaths happening in a nightclub show.

Director: Ivan Cardoso | Stars: Andrea Beltrão, Dedina Bernardelli, Tania Boscoli, Neusinha Brizola

Votes: 144

146. El maleficio II (1986)

105 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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Director: Raúl Araiza | Stars: Ernesto Alonso, Lucía Méndez, Eduardo Yáñez, Manuel Ojeda

Votes: 23

147. Om (II) (1986)

Horror

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Directors: Shyam Ramsay, Tulsi Ramsay | Stars: Rajesh Khanna, Mandakini

148. Alice Cooper: He's Back: The Man Behind the Mask (1986 Video)

4 min | Short, Horror, Music

7.9
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A music video which combines original footage featuring Cooper performing the song and Jason Voorhees menacing teenagers at a midnight showing of "Jason Lives".

Director: Joseph Zito | Stars: Alice Cooper, C.J. Graham

Votes: 17

149. Hallucinations (1986 Video)

59 min | Horror

5.1
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Three brothers (one who is slow and another who is adopted) have disturbing and violent hallucinations while their mother is at work.

Directors: John Polonia, Mark Polonia, Todd Michael Smith | Stars: John Polonia, Mark Polonia, Todd Michael Smith

Votes: 33

150. Xiong zhou (1986)

Horror

4.9
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Director: Ling Pang | Stars: Alan Chan Gwok Gwong, Kwok-Kwong Chan, Git Ling Fung, Ying-Chieh Han

Votes: 7