The Blob – USA, 1988 – reviews

The Blob will be released by Scream Factory as a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray on October 15, 2019. Artist Joel Robinson designed the new artwork; the original poster will, of course, …

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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 – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘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 – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘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 – USA, 1988 – reviews

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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Beetlejuice – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘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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Terrorgram – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘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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Uninvited – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘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 (Trunk; Hatchet post-production supervisor; …

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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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Prime Evil – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘A terrifying force that cannot be resisted is here’ Prime Evil is a 1988 American supernatural horror film directed by Roberta Findlay (Lurkers; Blood Sisters; The Oracle; Snuff) from a …

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The American Scream – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘It’s a tradition’ The American Scream is a 1988 American comedy horror feature film written and directed by Mitchell Linden (his sole feature). The movie stars Pons Maar, Jennifer Darling and Matthew Borlenghi. …

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Hollowgate – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘When Mark Walters throws a party… even Freddy and Jason wouldn’t dare to come!’ Hollowgate – promoted as Hollow Gate – is a 1988 American slasher horror film written and directed by Ray …

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Slaughterhouse Rock – USA, 1988 – reviews

Slaughterhouse Rock is a 1988 American supernatural horror film directed by Dimitri Logothetis from a screenplay by Sandra Willard, Nora Goodman and Ted Landon. It stars pop singer Toni Basil, and features five songs by new …

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Evil Clutch – Italy, 1988

‘The nightmare that grabs you where you least expect it!’ Evil Clutch – original title: Il bosco 1 – is a 1988 Italian supernatural horror film written and directed by Andrea Marfori (Soviet Zombie Invasion). …

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Lurkers – USA, 1987 – reviews

‘Cathy’s not scared. She should be… she’s one of THEM!’ Lurkers is a 1987 [1988 release] American horror film photographed, co-edited and directed by Roberta Findlay (Prime Evil; Blood Sisters; …

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Spellcaster – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘He knows what you fear.’ Spellcaster is a 1988 [released 1992] American horror film directed by Canadian Rafal Zielinski from a screenplay by Dennis Paoli (Dagon; The Dentist; Re-Animator; et al) …

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