Movie Macabre (1981–1993)

TV Series  -  Comedy | Horror
8.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.0/10 from 127 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 2 critic

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available starting today. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 71 titles
created 02 Jun 2012
 
a list of 389 titles
created 02 Sep 2012
 
a list of 946 titles
created 02 Nov 2012
 
list image
a list of 11 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 140 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Movie Macabre" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Movie Macabre (1981–1993)

Movie Macabre (1981–1993) on IMDb 8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Movie Macabre.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



Unknown   4   3   2   1  
Unknown   1985   1984   1983   1982   1981  

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Honey comes to Los Angeles to seek her new lifestyle, but is flat broke. She gets a place to stay with Denise and Jill. Honey has hard luck finding a job, but eventually gets hired by a ... See full summary »

Director: Stephanie Rothman
Stars: Sarah Kennedy, Laurie Rose, Mark Thomas
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A mock documentary filmed mostly in and around LA with interviews of Cheech and Chong interspersed between four videos of songs from their last album. Songs include: Get outta my room and ... See full summary »

Director: Cheech Marin
Stars: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, John Paragon
WrestleMania 2 (Video 1986)
Action | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

WWF Title (Cage Match): Hulk Hogan vs. King Kong Bundy, WWF Tag Team Titles: Brutus Beefcake & Greg Valentine vs. The British Bulldogs, WWF Intercontinental Title: Randy Savage vs. Brutus ... See full summary »

Stars: Hulk Hogan, Freddie Blassie, King Kong Bundy
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Set back in 1851 in the Carpathia Mountains of Romania, Elvira the Mistress of the Dark" en route to Paris with her maidservant Zou Zou for a can-can revue, stop for the night at a haunted ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Irvin
Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Richard O'Brien, Mary Scheer
Echo Park (1986)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, everyone is more than they initially seem. May waits tables, raises a son, Henry, and is an aspiring actress. She needs a roommate and takes in... See full summary »

Director: Robert Dornhelm
Stars: Susan Dey, Tom Hulce, Michael Bowen
Sci-Fi | Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Dr Daniel Jekyll researching into drugs that would help mankind avoid surgery discovers a white powder that unleashes the animal in every man, and in his case turning him from a shy and ... See full summary »

Director: Jerry Belson
Stars: Mark Blankfield, Bess Armstrong, Krista Errickson
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When her Great Aunt dies, famed horror hostess Elvira heads for the uptight New England town of Falwell to claim her inheritance of a haunted house, a witch's cookbook and a punk rock ... See full summary »

Director: James Signorelli
Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Phil Rubenstein, Larry Flash Jenkins
Balboa (1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Millionaire gets involved in a real-estate scam.

Director: James Polakof
Stars: Tony Curtis, Carol Lynley, Jennifer Chase
Last of the Great Survivors (TV Movie 1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Jerry Jameson
Stars: Pam Dawber, James Naughton, Thom Bray
Filmgore (Video 1983)
Horror | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A bloody collection of film clips from many of the most violent films ever made. Driller killers, Plasmatic Perverts and Sadistic Slashers are just a few of the disturbed individuals ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Dixon
Stars: Cassandra Peterson
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In this MST3K homage, the hostess of the show captures a bunch of square and typical movie goers to sit down and watch some of the world's most infamous and obscure B-movies. The hostess ... See full summary »

Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Natalia Cigliuti, Dustin Diamond
Heavy Metal Heaven (TV Series 1989)
Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Stars: Cassandra Peterson
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Elvira (11 episodes, 1981-1984)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

horror host | host | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 September 1981 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Elvira's Movie Macabre  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Elvira: Unpleasant dreams...
See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Attack of the 50 Foot Monster Mania (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Elvira's Theme
Written by Mark Pierson
p & © 1982 Zumerez Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Wonderfully Wicked
18 December 2000 | by (hendersonville,tennessee) – See all my reviews

Why was this ever cancelled ? It was so wonderful as it tended to cross the ground that Mike and the Bots feared to tread on. Elvira was the Queen of the Horror Hostesses. They'll never be another one like her unless we figure out cloning! On the other hand, if monster movies have taught me anything, we don't need any fifty foot Elvira clones running around loose.


9 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
A list of known movies shown on morti_viventi
Help with a movie cymboline
Leeches!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!! Havoc96
Question about 2 movies from this classic show johnhbach1
It's BAAAAAAA-AAAACK! TedEBear
Hello, fellow "Movie Macabre" fans morti_viventi
Discuss Movie Macabre (1981) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page