THE STUFF (1985) Reviews and overview

The Stuff is a 1985 American science-fiction horror feature film written, produced, and directed by Larry Cohen (It’s Alive, Q: The Winged Serpent; God Told Me To). The movie stars Michael Moriarty, …

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HELLHOLE (1985) Reviews and overview

‘Captives… stripped naked, forced to submit to the ultimate experiment!’ Hellhole is a 1985 American exploitation horror film directed by Pierre De Moro from a screenplay by Aaron Butler. The Arkoff International Pictures …

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SCREAMPLAY (1985) Reviews and overview

‘ …writing a killer script can be grisly murder!’ Screamplay is a 1985 American low-budget horror film directed by Rufus Butler Seder, who also stars, from a screenplay co-written with Ed Greenberg. …

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FRIGHT NIGHT (1985) Reviews and overview

While writing the script for Cloak & Dagger, Tom Holland amused himself when he conceived the idea of a horror-movie fan becoming convinced that his next door neighbor was a vampire, but he didn’t initially think this premise was enough to sustain a story. “What’s he gonna do,” Holland asked, “because everybody’s gonna think he’s mad!”

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MurderLust – USA, 1985

‘He’s lusting for the kill’ MurderLust – aka Murderlust and Mass Murder – is a 1985 American horror thriller feature film directed by Donald Jones (Project Nightmare; Housewife from Hell) from a …

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Deadly Intruder – USA, 1985

‘Someone out there is watching you… Don’t unlock your door.’ Deadly Intruder – aka The Deadly Intruder – is a 1985 American horror thriller feature film scored and directed by John McCauley from a …

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Vampires in Havana – Cuba, 1985

¡Vampiros en La Habana! – English title: Vampires in Havana – is a 1985 Cuban animated feature film directed by Juan Padrón. The movie features trumpet performances by Arturo Sandoval. A belated …

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Ghosts ‘n Goblins – video game

Ghosts ‘n Goblins (魔界村; Makaimura; “Demon World Village“) is a 1985 side-scrolling platforming game developed by Tokuro Fujiwara at Capcom, initially for video arcades and has since been released on …

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PULGASARI (1985) Reviews and overview

Pulgasari – aka Bulgasari – is a 1985 North Korean film directed by Shin Sang-ok and Chong Gon Jo. The film, a giant-monster film similar to the Japanese Godzilla series, was produced by the South Korean Shin, who had been kidnapped in 1978 by North …

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SCARECROWS (1985) Reviews and overview

‘Trespassers will be violated.’ Scarecrows is a 1985 American supernatural horror feature film directed by William Wesley (Route 666) starring Ted Vernon and Michael David Simms. The film was shot …

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Re-Animator – USA, 1985 – reviews

Re-Animator is a 1985 American science fiction horror feature film based on the H. P. Lovecraft story “Herbert West–Reanimator.” Directed by Stuart Gordon, it was the first film in the …

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LIFEFORCE (1985) Reviews and overview

Lifeforce is a 1985 science-fiction horror film directed by Tobe Hooper (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre; Salem’s Lot; Poltergeist), based on the 1976 novel, The Space Vampires, by Colin Wilson. The screenplay was written by Dan O’Bannon (Alien; …

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