Galaxy of Terror – USA, 1981

‘Your countdown to Hell is about to begin!’ Galaxy of Terror – also known as Planet of Horrors and Mindwarp: An Infinity of Terror – is a 1981 science fiction horror feature film produced …

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The Beyond – film, Italy, 1981

British-based Shameless Films has announced that they are releasing The Beyond on Blu-ray with four different versions of the film’s prologue, plus the following additional new extras: ‘Emily’s Eyes’ – …

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The Entity – USA, 1981

The Entity will be released by Scream Factory as a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray on June 11, 2019. The new sleeve art has been designed by Joel Robinson; with the original …

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Wolfen – USA, 1981

‘There is no defence.’ Wolfen is a 1981 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Michael Wadleigh from a screenplay co-written with David Eyre and [uncredited] Eric Roth. It is an adaptation of Whitley Strieber’s 1978 …

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The Prowler – USA, 1981

‘If you think you’re safe… you’re DEAD wrong!’ The Prowler is a 1981 American slasher horror feature film directed and co-produced by Joseph Zito (Abduction, Bloodrage, Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter) from a screenplay …

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Home Sweet Home – USA, 1981

‘Be it ever so humble, there’s no place to HIDE’ Home Sweet Home is an American 1981 slasher horror feature film directed and edited by Nettie Peña (who also worked on Dracula Sucks) from a …

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Final Exam – USA, 1981

 ‘Some may pass the test… God help the rest.’ Final Exam is a 1981 American slasher horror feature film written and directed by Jimmy Huston (My Best Friend is a Vampire) …

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Eyes of a Stranger – USA, 1981

‘Sorry, your party is dead…’ Eyes of a Stranger is a 1981 American slasher horror feature film directed by Ken Wiederhorn (Shock Waves; Return of the Living Dead Part II) from a screenplay by …

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Saturday the 14th – USA, 1981

Saturday the 14th is a 1981 American comedy horror feature film written and directed by Howard R. Cohen  based on a story by Jeff Begun, who also co-produced with Julie Corman. The …

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Bloody Birthday – USA, 1981

‘They couldn’t wait to grow up. To kill.’ Bloody Birthday is a 1981 American slasher horror feature film directed by Ed Hunt (The Brain; Halloween Hell). It was the first film to be produced …

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Bloody Moon – West Germany, 1981

Bloody Moon – original title: Die Säge des Todes [“The Saw of Death”] – is a 1981 West German slasher horror feature film directed by Jesús Franco from a screenplay by Erich …

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Cannibal Ferox – Italy, 1981

Cannibal Ferox is a 1981 Italian exploitation horror feature film written and directed by Umberto Lenzi. It can be considered one of the ‘unholy trinity’ of superior Italian cannibal films, alongside Last Cannibal World and Cannibal Holocaust. …

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Evilspeak – USA, 1981

Evilspeak is a 1981 American supernatural horror film directed by Eric Weston from a screenplay co-written with Joseph Garofalo. The movie stars Clint Howard, R.G. Armstrong, Joseph Cortese and Claude Earl Jones. …

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Full Moon High – USA, 1981

‘A howling good time!’ Full Moon High is a 1981 American comedy horror feature film written, produced and directed by Larry Cohen (The Stuff; Q: The Winged Serpent; It’s Alive franchise; …

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Madhouse – Italy, 1981 film: reviews

‘Many people visit, few ever leave the…’ Madhouse – aka There Was a Little Girl – is a 1981 Italian horror film produced and directed by Ovidio G. Assonitis (The Visitor; Tentacles; Beyond the Door). It …

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Panic – Italy/Spain, 1981

‘PRAY it doesn’t happen HERE -‘ Panic – original title: Bakterion– is a 1981 Italian/Spanish science fiction horror film directed by Tonino Ricci (Night of the Sharks; Encounters in the Deep; The …

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Hell Night – USA, 1981

‘Pray for day’ Hell Night is a 1981 American slasher horror feature film directed by Tom DeSimone (Terror in the Jungle) from a screenplay by Randy Feldman. It stars Linda Blair, Vincent Van Patten and Peter …

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Bewitched aka Gu – Hong Kong, 1981

Bewitched – original title: Gu – is a 1981 Hong Kong supernatural horror film directed by Chih-Hung Kuei (Hex after Hex; Curse of Evil; Corpse Mania; et al). It stars Fei Ai, Melvin Wong …

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Incubus – Canada, 1981

‘He is the destroyer’ Incubus – promoted as The Incubus – is a 1981 Canadian horror feature film directed by John Hough (American Gothic; The Legend of Hell House; Twins of Evil), from a screenplay …

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The Funhouse – USA, 1981 – reviews

‘Pay to get in! Pray to get out!’ The Funhouse is a 1981 American slasher horror film directed by Tobe Hooper (Poltergeist; Salem’s Lot; The Texas Chain Saw Massacre) from a screenplay by Larry Block. …

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Dawn of the Mummy – USA, 1981 – reviews

‘They came from the dead… A monstrous, chilling terror stalking the living.’ Dawn of the Mummy is a 1981 American/Egyptian supernatural horror feature film produced and directed by Frank (Farouk) Agrama (Queen Kong), …

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Wacko – USA, 1981 – reviews

‘At last! A motion picture made by, for, and about people… just like you!’ Wacko is a 1981 (released 1982) American comedy horror feature film produced and directed by Greydon …

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The Devil – Hong Kong, 1981 – reviews

‘Crawling horror from the depths of Hell!’ The Devil – aka Devil’s Express and original title Xie Mo – is a 1981 Hong Kong-Taiwan supernatural horror film directed by Jen-Chieh Chang from …

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