MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,478 this week

Terror in the Aisles (1984)

6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 1,271 users  
Reviews: 29 user | 13 critic

A compilation of trailers and scenes from science fiction, crime drama and horror films of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1344 titles
created 18 Sep 2011
 
a list of 206 titles
created 02 Jul 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 04 Aug 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 26 Aug 2012
 
a list of 150 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Terror in the Aisles (1984)

Terror in the Aisles (1984) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Terror in the Aisles.

User Polls

Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Himself - Host
...
Herself - Hostess
Fred Asparagus ...
Lainie Cooke ...
Joel S. Rice ...
Ángel Salazar ...
Diane Stilwell ...
Edit

Storyline

Donald Pleasance (Halloween I and II) and Nancy Allen (Dressed to Kill, Carrie) take us through some of Hollywood's most terrifying moments in horror history in this documentary-type movie, which features several of the finest science fiction, crime drama and horror films of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. Included are "Night of the Living Dead", "Psycho", "Jaws I and II", "Halloween I and II" and "The Fog", as well as countless others. Be ready to be scared! Written by medic249a2

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

blood | compilation | gore | psychopath | death | See more »

Taglines:

If you can handle more than 100 jolts of 100% pure terror, then you might be ready for "Terror in the Aisles". See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 October 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Terror in the Aisles  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film was released in a rare letterbox format for a 1985 Japanese LaserVision LD released by Shochiku Home Video and Pioneer Electronics as "That's Shock". The title was spread over 3 CAV sides to allow frame-by-frame access and the gate-fold jacket contained an index of film clips (in Japanese). It may be the last digital release of the film unless some brave distributor comes along to pick up the massive DVD rights clearance tab for the clips in the film. See more »

Goofs

When mentioning The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), Donald Pleasence says the film was inspired by serial killer Ed Gein, pronouncing it Ed Gine, when it fact Gein's name is pronounced Geen. See more »

Connections

Features The Birds (1963) See more »

Soundtracks

They're Not Very Nice
Written by Margery Doppelt, John Beal & Doug Timm
Performed by Larry Weiss
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Great Drive In Movie
29 May 2001 | by (Midnight Movie Land) – See all my reviews

Saw this one in a drive in back in 1984. It was a great place to see this compilation of the best clips of (mostly) more recent Horror and Suspense movies. This movie was released in theatres first, not direct to video as with many other compilations, so the highlighting of 1970s slasher movies is totally understandable from a marketing viewpoint. For fans of early horror, I recommend the documentary "Universal Horror" which highlights the classic horror films and influences of Universal Studios. Donald Pleasance was at his prime then, starring in slasher films galore, he camps it up here as does Nancy Allen, trying to keep the suspense up in between clips. It all works. For horror fans, its a fantastic sampler platter of some of the greatest moments in Horror film. It will steer you toward films you may not be aware of, or it will give you peeks at films you may have heard of but never seen.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
what movie technojonson
Need Help With a Title! ernscly
What movies are shown? TribeXENA
Best horror (and last) compilation Movie? vipers222
help please drumrboy-1
New One????? TribeXENA
Discuss Terror in the Aisles (1984) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page