976-EVIL (1988) reviews and Blu-ray news

‘Now, horror has a new number’ 976-EVIL is a 1988 American horror feature film about a nerdy young man who calls the titular phone line and turns into a demonic …

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BEETLEJUICE (1988) Reviews and overview

‘In this house… if you’ve seen one ghost… you haven’t seen them all.’ Beetlejuice is a 1988 American comedy horror feature film directed by Tim Burton (Frankenweenie; Dark Shadows; Sweeney …

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SLUGS: THE MOVIE (1988) Reviews and overview

‘They slime. They ooze. They kill.’ Slugs: The Movie is a 1987 [released 1988] Spanish-American horror feature film directed and co-written by Juan Piquer Simón (Pieces), very loosely based on the 1982 novel Slugs by British author Shaun …

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PLEDGE NIGHT (1988) Reviews and overview

‘Brothers to the end… the very end.’ Pledge Night – aka A Hazing in Hell and Death Night – is a 1988 (released 1990) American supernatural slasher horror feature film directed by Paul Ziller …

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Nightwish – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘In your dreams, no-one can hear you scream’ Nightwish is a 1988 American paranormal horror feature film written and directed by Bruce R. Cook. The movie stars Clayton Rohner, Alisha …

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NECROMANCER (1988) Reviews and overview

‘When simple revenge is not enough’ Necromancer is a 1988 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Dusty Nelson (Tales from the Darkside TV series; Effects) from a screenplay written …

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Wicked Stepmother – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘Which witch is which?’ Wicked Stepmother is a 1988 comedy horror feature film written, produced and directed by Larry Cohen. The Larco Productions-MGM production stars Bette Davis, Barbara Carrera, Colleen …

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Maniac Cop – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘You have the right to remain silent… forever’ Maniac Cop is a 1988 American horror feature film directed by William Lustig (Uncle Sam; Relentless; Maniac) from a screenplay by producer …

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The Brain – Canada, 1988 – reviews

‘Mind over matter’ The Brain is a 1988 Canadian science fiction horror feature film directed by Ed Hunt (Halloween Hell; Alien Warrior; Bloody Birthday; Starship Invasions) from a screenplay by …

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Trapped Alive (1988) reviews and overview

‘There’s evil underground…’ Trapped Alive is a 1988 American horror feature film directed by Leszek Burzynski from a screenplay co-written with Julian Weaver (Demon Possessed; The Inheritor). Christopher Webster (Severed …

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CHILD’S PLAY (1988) Reviews and overview

Child’s Play is a 1988 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Tom Holland (Rock Paper Dead; Twisted Tales; Thinner; Fright Night) from a screenplay by Don Mancini, who went on to write six …

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BLACK ROSES (1988) Reviews and overview

‘Turn up the volume, turn down the lights, but don’t watch it alone!’ Black Roses is a 1988 Canadian-American supernatural horror feature film co-produced and directed by John Fasano (The Jitters; Rock …

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TERRORGRAM (1988) Reviews and overview

‘When your past becomes a present… terror will reign.’ Terrorgram is a 1988 [released 1990] American horror anthology feature film produced and directed by Stephen M. Kienzle from a screenplay co-written …

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NIGHTMARE BEACH (1988) Reviews and overview

Nightmare Beach – aka Welcome to Spring Break – is a 1988 Italian-American slasher horror feature film directed by Umberto Lenzi (Cannibal Ferox; Nightmare City; Eyeball) as Harry Kirkpatrick from a screenplay co-written …

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UNINVITED (1988) Reviews and overview

‘You’ll never look at a cat the same way again!’ Uninvited – aka The Uninvited – is a 1988 American science fiction horror feature film written, produced and directed by Greydon Clark …

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Graverobbers – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘Don’t kiss me, I’m not dead… yet’ Graverobbers – aka Grave Robbers and Dead Mate – is 1988 American horror feature film written and directed by Straw Weisman (The Devil’s Heist; …

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Spellbinder – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘A nightmare of illusion and betrayal’ Spellbinder is a 1988 American romantic horror film directed by Janet Greek from a screenplay by Tracy Tormé. It stars Tim Daly, Kelly Preston, and Rick Rossovich. Los Angeles attorney Jeff Mills …

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