Alligator – USA, 1980 – reviews

‘A frightening movie with a sense of fun!’ Alligator is a 1980 American horror feature film directed by Lewis Teague (Cujo; Cat’s Eye) from a screenplay by John Sayles (Piranha). The movie stars …

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Scared to Death – USA, 1981 – reviews

‘If you’re frightened by the unknown… wait ’till you face reality!’ Scared to Death is a 1981 American science fiction horror feature film written and directed by William Malone (previously chief designer at …

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Schizoid – USA, 1980 – reviews

Schizoid is a 1980 horror whodunit feature film produced by Yoram Globus, and Menahem Golan for their Cannon Group. It was written and directed by David Paulsen (Savage Weekend). The movie stars Klaus Kinski, Marianna Hill (Messiah of Evil), Craig Wasson (Ghost Story, A Nightmare …

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Without Warning – USA, 1980 – reviews

‘It preys on human fear. It feeds on human flesh.’ Without Warning is a 1980 American science fiction horror feature film produced and directed by Greydon Clark (Uninvited; Wacko; Satan’s Cheerleaders). The …

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Patrick Still Lives – Italy, 1980 – reviews

Patrick Still Lives – original title: Patrick vive ancora – is a 1980 Italian paranormal horror feature film directed by Mario Landi (Giallo in Venice) from a screenplay by Piero Regnoli (Nightmare City; Malabimba; The …

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Motel Hell – USA, 1980 – reviews

“It takes all kinds of critters to make Farmer Vincent Fritters” Motel Hell is a 1980 American comedy horror feature film directed by Kevin Connor (The House Where Evil Dwells; At the …

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The Attic – USA, 1980 – reviews

’13 steps to terror’ The Attic is a 1980 American horror drama film directed by George Edwards (producer of Frogs; How Awful About Allan; Queen of Blood) and [uncredited] cinematographer …

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Cannibal Holocaust – Italy, 1980 – reviews

‘Eaten alive! The ultimate terror movie…’ Cannibal Holocaust is a 1980 Italian feature film directed by Ruggero Deodato (The Washing Machine; Dial: Help: House on the Edge of the Park) from a story and screenplay …

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The Changeling – Canada, 1980 – reviews

The Changeling is a 1979 [released 1980] Canadian horror film directed by Peter Medak (Hannibal TV series) from a screenplay by William Gray (Humongous; Prom Night) and actress Diana Maddox. It stars George C. Scott and Trish Van Devere (Scott’s …

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Eaten Alive! – Italy, 1980 – reviews

‘Trapped in a jungle of crazy flesh eaters!’ Eaten Alive! – original title: Mangiati vivi! – is a 1980 Italian horror film written and directed by Umberto Lenzi (Nightmare City; Eyeball; Seven Blood-Stained Orchids; …

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The Children – USA, 1980 – reviews

‘… Pray you never meet them!’ The Children – aka The Children of Ravensback – is a 1980 American horror feature film co-produced and directed by Max Kalmanowicz from a screenplay by co-producer Carlton J. …

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The Unseen – USA, 1980 – reviews

The Unseen is a 1980 American horror film directed by Danny Steinmann [as Peter Foleg] from an [uncredited] screenplay by Michael L. Grace. Director Steinmann, who later directed gory movies Savage Streets and Friday …

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Maniac – USA, 1980

‘Run from this man!’ Maniac is a 1980 American slasher horror feature film co-produced and directed by William Lustig (Maniac Cop and sequels; Uncle Sam) from a screenplay by actor Joe …

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Scream aka The Outing – USA, 1980

‘… no-one ever returns from this phantom town of terror!’ Scream – also known as The Outing – is a 1980 slasher horror feature film written, directed and co-produced by …

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