An old-fashioned style horror movie marathon, hosted and commentated on by the Mistress of the Dark herself, Elvira.
Reviews

Watch Now

on Amazon Video

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1   Unknown  
1985   1984   1983   1982   1981   Unknown  

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Elvira's Movie Macabre (TV Series 2010)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

A revamping, if you will, of the 1980's classic horror movie showcase, hosted by Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.

Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Ted Biaselli, John Paragon
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

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

Director: James Signorelli
Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Phil Rubenstein, Larry Flash Jenkins
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 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
13 Nights of Elvira (TV Series 2014)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Break out the crucifix, get some garlic, and say your prayers cause Elvira's coming for a visit. This October the Mistress of the Dark, herself, is digging up some awful-er-awesome movies ... See full summary »

Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Shannon Tweed, Bill Maher
Elvira's Halloween Special (TV Movie 1986)
Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

MTV Halloween special, hosted by Elvira, featuring skits and music videos.

Director: Mark Pierson
Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Barbara Chase, Matthew May
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Contestants vie to become the next campy, late-night horror movie queen Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.

Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Christian Greenia, Patterson Lundquist
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An evil scientist and his hunchbacked assistant escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's Monster.

Director: Erle C. Kenton
Stars: Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney Jr., J. Carrol Naish
Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)
Fantasy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A horror anthology series where the viewer is taken through ghost stories, science fiction adventures and creepy, unexplained events.

Stars: Paul Sparer, Catherine Battistone, John Marzilli
Fantasy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After a traumatic accident, a woman becomes drawn to a mysterious abandoned carnival.

Director: Herk Harvey
Stars: Candace Hilligoss, Frances Feist, Sidney Berger
Torso (1973)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Someone is strangling coeds in Perugia. The only clue is that the killer owns a red and black scarf, and police are stumped. American exchange student Jane and her friends decide to take a ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Martino
Stars: Suzy Kendall, Tina Aumont, Luc Merenda
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 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
The Elvira Show (TV Series 1993)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Elvira has moved to Manhattan, Kansas, with her wacky aunt Minerva and their talking cat. Elvira is working as a fortune teller and selling love potions on the side! Everything is going ... See full summary »

Stars: Cassandra Peterson, Katherine Helmond, Phoebe Augustine
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Elvira (137 episodes, 1981-1985)
Edit

Storyline

An old-fashioned style horror movie marathon, hosted and commentated on by the Mistress of the Dark herself, Elvira.

Plot Summary | 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: I'm glad to see you're back. You're glad to see my front.
See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Bride of Monster Mania (2000) 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

which movie had this scene?
11 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hi,

I remember back in the early 80s when I was still a kid, there was a movie shown and I think it was on the Elvira TV show. My parents happened to stop on it, and the movie that was shown had a girl riding a bicycle and this car was chasing her, bumping the tire of the bike. Do any of you know which movie I am referring and if it was even shown on Elvira's show? I was about 9 or 10 maybe and have always wondered what the name of the movie was. Also, is the old series being shown anywhere anymore?

Thanks.


3 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
A list of known movies shown on morti_viventi
Leeches!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!! Havoc96
Help with a movie cymboline
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