Scariest Movies of the 80s

You can add not just horror movies but also thrillers, sci-fi, fantasy etc

The Top Ten

1 Near Dark Near Dark

Absolutely unique Drama/Horror movie with interesting cast from "Aliens". Kathryn Bigelow directed it! - Alexandr

2 Maniac Maniac

The death scenes were shockingly bloody and creepy. The Final scene is very impressive as well - Alexandr

3 The Changeling The Changeling

Adorable but little seen classic! - Alexandr

4 Aliens Aliens

Not as creepy as Alien but deserves to be in the top 10 for its countless intense moments - Alexandr

5 From Beyond From Beyond V 1 Comment
6 The Beyond The Beyond

Shocking Italian horror film!. The scene with spiders was memorable - Alexandr

7 The Hitcher The Hitcher

Forget about remake. The original is a true cult classic - Alexandr

8 Tenebre Tenebre

Dario Argento's best film of the 80's. Really gory death scenes and impressive final! - Alexandr

9 The Fog The Fog

One of John Carpenters' biggest masterpieces - Alexandr

10 Pet Sematary Pet Sematary

The Newcomers

? Monkey Shines Monkey Shines
? Friday the 13th Part 3 Friday the 13th Part 3
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The Contenders

11 A Nightmare On Elm Street A Nightmare On Elm Street
12 Angel Heart Angel Heart

Brilliant acting from Robert De Niro and Mickey Rourke! Unforgettable classic! - Alexandr

13 Scanners Scanners
14 Sleepaway Camp Sleepaway Camp
15 Inferno Inferno
16 Stage Fright Stage Fright
17 Opera Opera
18 Prom Night Prom Night
19 Terror Train Terror Train
20 Prince of Darkness Prince of Darkness
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