Horror Films of the 1980s (Google eBook)

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McFarland, 2013 - Horror films - 829 pages
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Horror Films of the 1980s: 1980–1984

User Review  - Christina Connolly - Book Verdict

Arranged alphabetically by year, 300 films from the "Dead Teenager Decade" are summarized, quoted, and reviewed as acclaimed author Muir (Eaten Alive at a Chainsaw Massacre: The Films of Tobe Hooper ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa Mcbroom - Goodreads

I love the 80's! It was my time to shine and this is why I love this book! Having been a fan of the 1980's and always a fan of horror films, I love how Muir takes the poltical and social climate of ... Read full review

Contents

Dont Worry Be Happy Or Be Afraid Be Very Afraid An Introduction to Horror Films of the 1980s
5
A History of the Dead Teenager Decade
16
The Films by Year of Release
55
Alligator
56
Altered States
60
The Attic
63
The Awakening
66
Beyond Evil
68
The Hills Have Eyes Part II
450
The Housekeeper
451
Lifeforce
453
Monster Dog
457
Freddys Revenge
459
ReAnimator
462
The Return of the Living Dead
465
Silver Bullet
469

Blood Beach
70
Bloody Birthday
72
The Boogeyman
73
The Changeling
75
The Children
78
Death Ship
80
Dont Answer the Phone
82
Dont Go in the House
83
Dressed to Kill
85
Fade to Black
88
The Fog
90
Friday the 13th
95
He Knows Youre Alone
99
The Hearse
102
Home Sweet Home
104
Humanoids from the Deep
105
Maniac
107
Motel Hell
110
Mothers Day
114
Murder By Phone
116
New Years Evil
117
Night School
119
Nightmare City aka City of the Walking Dead
121
Phobia
122
Prom Night
124
Saturn 3
126
The Shining
129
The Silent Scream
134
Terror Train
136
The Watcher in the Woods
138
Without Warning
140
1981
143
An American Werewolf in London
144
Anthropophagus aka The Grim Reaper
147
Blood Tide
148
Dead and Buried
150
Deadly Blessing
151
The Dorm That Dripped Blood
153
The Fan
155
Fear No Evil
157
Omen III
159
Final Exam
163
Friday the 13th Part II
164
The Funhouse
166
Galaxy of Terror aka Mindwarp
172
Gates of Hell aka City of the Living Dead
174
Ghost Story
176
Graduation Day
178
Halloween II
180
The Hand
185
Happy Birthday to Me
187
The Howling
189
Looker
191
The Monster Club
194
Ms 45
196
My Bloody Valentine
198
The Prowler
200
Scanners
202
Scared to Death
205
Southern Comfort
207
Strange Behavior
209
Wolfen
211
1982
213
Alone in the Dark
214
The Possession
216
Basket Case
217
The Beast Within
219
Blood Link
222
The Boogens
223
The Burning
228
Cat People
230
Creepshow
232
Evilspeak
236
Friday the 13th Part 3 in 3D
238
Funeral Home
241
Season of the Witch
242
Hell Night
246
Horror Planet aka Inseminoid
248
House by the Cemetery
250
The House on Sorority Row
253
The House Where Evil Dwells
254
Humongous
256
The Incubus
257
Just Before Dawn
259
The Killing Hour aka The Clairvoyant
260
Madman
262
Mausoleum
264
Parasite
265
Poltergeist
267
The Winged Serpent
272
Road
274
The Sender
277
Slumber Party Massacre
279
Still of the Night
280
A Stranger Is Watching
282
The Thing
284
Venom
290
Visiting Hours
291
1983
294
Amityville 3D
295
The Being
297
A Blade in the Dark
299
Boogeyman II
300
Brainstorm
302
Christine
304
Cujo
306
Curtains
311
The Dead Zone
312
The Entity
315
The Evil Dead
318
The Final Terror
322
The Hunger
323
Jaws 3D
326
The Keep
328
The Lift
330
Mortuary
331
Night Warning
333
Nightmares
334
Of Unknown Origin
337
One Dark Night
339
Pieces
343
The Spawning aka Piranha 2 Flying Killers
345
Psycho II
346
Seven Doors of Death aka The Beyond
351
Sleepaway Camp
353
Sole Survivor
354
Something Wicked This Way Comes
358
Spasms
360
Ten to Midnight
361
The Movie
363
Videodrome
367
Xtro
369
1984
371
The Black Room
372
Blind Date
373
Night of Terror
374
Blood Simple
376
Body Double
378
Children of the Corn
379
CHUD
381
Crimes of Passion
382
Dont Open Till Christmas
383
Dreamscape
385
Firestarter
388
The Final Chapter
389
Gremlins
391
Impulse
394
The Initiation
395
Night of the Comet
397
Night of the Zombies aka Virus Hell of the Living Dead
402
A Nightmare on Elm Street
404
The Prey
408
Silent Night Deadly Night
410
The Terminator
413
1985
417
Bloody Wednesday
419
Boggy Creek 2 And the Legend Continues
421
The Bride
422
Cats Eye
424
The Company of Wolves
427
Creature
429
Creepers aka Phenomena
431
Day of the Dead
432
Dead of Winter
437
Demons
439
A New Beginning
440
Fright Night
442
Future Kill
446
Ghoulies
448
The Stuff
470
Thou Shalt Not Kill Except
472
Warning Sign
473
1986
475
Aliens
476
April Fools Day
481
Cassandra
483
Crawlspace
484
Critters
485
Deadly Friend
486
Demons 2
488
Dream Lover
489
Fantasist
491
The Fly
492
Jason Lives
497
From Beyond
502
Gothic
504
The Hitcher
506
House
508
Your Sister Is a Werewolf aka StirbaWerewolf Bitch
510
Invaders from Mars
511
The Kindred
516
King Kong Lives
517
Link
521
Manhunter
523
Maximum Overdrive
526
Neon Maniacs
528
Night of the Creeps
530
Nomads
531
The Other Side
533
Psycho 3
536
Silent Night Deadly Night Part 2
539
Slaughter High
540
The Supernaturals
542
Terror at Tenkiller
543
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2
544
Trick or Treat
548
Troll
550
Vamp
551
Witchboard
553
The Wraith
555
1987
556
Angel Heart
557
The Believers
558
Blood Hook
560
Bloody New Year
561
Blue Monkey
562
A Chinese Ghost Story
563
Creepozoids
564
Creepshow 2
565
The Curse
568
Dead by Dawn
569
Fatal Attraction
571
Flowers in the Attic
574
The Gate
575
Ghoulies 2
577
Prom Night 2
578
Hellraiser
580
The Hidden
583
The Second Story
584
The Marsupials
586
Island of the Alive
587
The Revenge
589
The Lost Boys
593
Monster in the Closet
595
The Monster Squad
597
Near Dark
599
New York Ripper
603
Nightflyers
604
Dream Warriors
606
Opera aka Terror at the Opera
610
Predator
611
Prince of Darkness
616
Rawhead Rex
619
Return of the Living Dead 2
621
Slumber Party Massacre 2
622
The Stay Awake
623
The Stepfather
625
Street Trash
627
Unsane aka Tenebrae
629
1988
630
Anguish
631
Bad Dreams
632
The Blob
635
Bloodspell aka The Boy from Hell
637
Brain Damage
638
Cellar Dweller
640
Childs Play
641
The Main Course
645
Dead Ringers
646
The Deceivers
648
Freeway
650
The New Blood
651
Fright Night 2
652
The Return of Michael Myers
654
Hellraiser 2
660
Hide and Go Shriek
663
The Original Nightmare
665
Jacks Back
666
Killer Klowns from Outer Space
667
The Kiss
669
Lady in White
670
Lair of the White Worm
672
Maniac Cop
674
Miracle Mile
675
Monkey Shines
677
Moontrap
680
Night of the Demons
681
The Dream Master
683
Phantasm II
685
Poltergeist III
688
Prison
690
Pumpkinhead
691
The Serpent and the Rainbow
694
The Seventh Sign
697
Unhappy Campers
699
Spellbinder
700
They Live
702
The Unholy
705
The Unnamable
707
Vampire at Midnight
708
Waxwork
709
1989
711
Bad Taste
712
Blind Fear
713
Burndown
714
Camerons Closet
715
The Church
716
Communion
718
Cutting Class
720
Dead Calm
721
Deep Star Six
723
The Drifter
725
Edge of Sanity
727
The Fly II
728
Jason Takes Manhattan
731
The Revenge of Michael Myers
733
Portrait of a Serial Killer
738
The Horror Show
741
I Madman
742
Intruder
744
Leviathan
745
Lisa
747
Lords of the Deep
749
The Dream Child
750
976EVIL
752
Out of the Dark
753
Parents
755
Pet Sematary
756
Phantom of the Opera
759
Shocker
761
Better Watch Out
764
Teenage Wasteland
765
Society
766
Spontaneous Combustion
768
Make Room for Daddy
770
A Conclusion to Horror Films of the 1980s The Nineties Loom
773
1980s Horror Conventions
777
The 1980s Horror Hall of Fame
796
Memorable Ad Lines
799
They Starred in Eighties Horror Flicks
802
Then and Now Recommended Viewing
804
A Brief Conversation with Director Ken Russell
806
The Fifteen Best Horror Films of the 1980s
808
Notes
811
Bibliography
813
Index
817
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