4.8/10
464
14 user 15 critic

Blood Suckers from Outer Space (1984)

Unrated | | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi | October 1984 (USA)
Trailer
1:32 | Trailer
Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.

Director:

Glen Coburn

Writer:

Glen Coburn
Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Blood Hook (1986)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

During a local fishing contest, people are being violently dragged into the lake and killed by a giant fish hook.

Director: Jim Mallon
Stars: Mark Jacobs, Lisa Jane Todd, Patrick Danz
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

One last job separates the leader of the Ravens gang from an early retirement. When he finds his girlfriend beaten to death by members of a rival gang, he seeks revenge, knowing that he may be dead by dawn. Will more blood bring her back?

Director: Jim Van Bebber
Stars: Paul Harper, Jim Van Bebber, Megan Murphy
The Video Dead (Video 1987)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A family takes delivery of a new television set, unaware that it is the gateway by which killer zombies enter the world.

Director: Robert Scott
Stars: Michael St. Michaels, Thaddeus Golas, Douglass Bell
Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Five shipwrecked English teenagers take refuge in an island hotel that is decorated for New Years. The problem is, it's early summer, and soon enough, even the walls themselves are striking out against them...

Director: Norman J. Warren
Stars: Suzy Aitchison, Nikki Brooks, Daniel James
The Suckling (1990)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A pregnant woman reluctantly goes to an illegal abortion clinic, which also doubles as a brothel, only to have her aborted mutated fetus attack everyone at the clinic.

Director: Francis Teri
Stars: Frank Rivera, Marie Michaels, Gerald Preger
Alien Zone (1978)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A man who is having an affair with a married woman is dropped off on the wrong street when going back to his hotel. He takes refuge out of the rain when an old man invites him in. He turns ... See full summary »

Director: Sharron Miller
Stars: John Ericson, Ivor Francis, Judith Novgrod
Graverobbers (1988)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Cute waitress/hooker is romanced and wed to handsome stranger/funeral director. He, as well as most of the town prefer their women dead. She is the obvious candidate for that position, as ... See full summary »

Director: Straw Weisman
Stars: Elizabeth Mannino, David Gregory, Larry Bockius
Contamination (1980)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled by alien pod clones.

Director: Luigi Cozzi
Stars: Ian McCulloch, Louise Marleau, Marino Masé
The Incubus (1981)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A small town's doctor takes matters into his own hands after a series of gruesome and bizarre rape crimes perplex the clueless authorities.

Director: John Hough
Stars: John Cassavetes, John Ireland, Kerrie Keane
Combat Shock (1984)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A dangerously disturbed Vietnam veteran struggles with life 15 years after his return home, and slowly falls into insanity from his gritty urban lifestyle.

Director: Buddy Giovinazzo
Stars: Rick Giovinazzo, Veronica Stork, Mitch Maglio
Terror (1978)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

The descendants of a witch hunting family and their close friends are stalked and killed by a mysterious entity.

Director: Norman J. Warren
Stars: John Nolan, Carolyn Courage, James Aubrey
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Scientific experiments backfire and produce horrific mutations: half man, half fish, which terrorize a small fishing village by killing the men and raping the women.

Directors: Barbara Peeters, Jimmy T. Murakami
Stars: Doug McClure, Ann Turkel, Vic Morrow
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Robert Bradeen ... Uncle Joe
Big John Brigham Big John Brigham ... Norman
Glen Coburn Glen Coburn ... Ralph Rhodes
Franny Coppenbarger Franny Coppenbarger ... Dead Woman
Christine Crowe Christine Crowe ... President's Playmate
David Cunningham David Cunningham ... Military guard
Joyce Dixon Joyce Dixon ... Seductive Bloodsucker
Laura Ellis ... Julie
Dan Gallion ... The Farmer
Rick Garlington Rick Garlington ... Major Hood
Wayne Greene Wayne Greene ... B.J. Barton
Christopher Heldman ... Sam (as Chris Heldman)
Candace Hickey Candace Hickey ... Blood Sucker
Billie Keller Billie Keller ... Aunt Kate
Paul LaRocque Paul LaRocque ... Driver
Edit

Storyline

Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Nobody Can Escape ...

Genres:

Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

Unrated
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blood Suckers from Outer Space See more »

Filming Locations:

Hamilton, Texas, USA See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Dennis Letts's film debut. See more »

Goofs

Hero's clothes (in military installation) change between contiguous scenes. See more »

Quotes

Ralph Rhodes: [during a suspenseful trek through empty corridors] Damn, that incidental music's scary!
See more »

Connections

Featured in Bloody Arm Rip 101 (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

They're Out For Blood
Written by Emilie Aronson, Ann Armstrong and Steve Hughes
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Perhaps one of the worst horror movies ever!!
5 July 1999 | by WritnGuy-2See all my reviews

"Bloodsuckers from Outer Space" pretty much...SUCKED!! It was one of the worst movies ever. I think the worst part was the acting. That pretty much killed it all. The two "heroes"--a failing photographer and girl he meets somehow--are the least likable characters ever. And I always wished they would just die. But there was barely any action anyhow! Just a bunch of mindless drool. I'll admit it, I was only watching this with half my attention span. But believe me, you didn't need much to understand how bad this movie was!

The dialogue was some of the funniest. The photographer telling his human-turned-bloodsucker friend, "You're not getting any blood out of us." Or, when the two start physically fighting, when the girl turns and looks at the camera and says, "I can't take another kung-fu scene!" Then she runs downstairs and hits the friend's girlfriend. Also, when the two find that the guy's aunt and uncle are bloodsuckers, the aunt tells the girl, "I've got a recipe for spaghetti you'll just love." The way she says it had me laughing hysterically!

Also note--there were no deaths except for those who were turned into the creatures. Maybe a few army guys died, that's about it. And also, there is no specified reason why and how this all happened. But the way the guy's friends are turned into bloodsuckers is so funny. They're in the shower, and the curtain is somewhat see-through. They start screaming, and you see them literally throwing blood against the curtain from the bottom of the shower. To make it look like they're getting killed. It is so horrible!!

I don't think there really was a climax. I think the movie just sort of ended on an odd note. Like, everything was okay...or maybe not. One of those crappy endings. Please, avoid this movie AT ALL COSTS!! It is one the worst movies ever made! But if you need to see how bad it is, I say, rent it if you find it. You can laugh at the terrible acting.


5 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 14 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed