The horror... the horror... the 80s

The 80s carry fond memories of dark fantasy worlds that shaped my impressionable years. Some of these entries are simply that - watches logged but not seen in decades. And there are others that are inspired first-time watches, I've seen reviewed on here or recommended. Sometimes the wonder of technology mystifies me but when I have an abundance of collective intelligence at my fingertips such as here, the pros definitely outweigh the cons.

I suspect my B sensibilities are a major factor as to why I have always gravitated towards films by hands on visionary John Carpenter. 'There are no two ways about it, I am notoriously known for my bad memory. Regardless, this will always preside in my go…

  • Alien 2: On Earth
  • The Shining
  • The Fog
  • Friday the 13th
  • Motel Hell
  • The Changeling
  • Maniac
  • Alligator
  • Anthropophagous
  • City of the Living Dead
  • Contamination
  • Dressed to Kill
  • Humanoids from the Deep
  • Inferno
  • Mother's Day
  • Hex
  • The Burning
  • An American Werewolf in London
  • The Funhouse
  • My Bloody Valentine
  • The Beyond
  • The Evil Dead
  • Possession
  • The Black Cat
  • Monster Hunter
  • Blow Out
  • Burial Ground
  • The House by the Cemetery
  • Halloween II
  • Omen III: The Final Conflict
  • Piranha II: The Spawning
  • Scanners
  • Cat People
  • The House on Sorority Row
  • The New York Ripper
  • Pieces
  • Q
  • Strange Behavior
  • Inseminoid
  • The Day of the Triffids
  • Kung Fu Zombie
  • Manhattan Baby
  • The Thing
  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch
  • Creepshow
  • The Slumber Party Massacre
  • Tenebre
  • Basket Case
  • Curtains
  • A Blade in the Dark
  • Christine
  • Mountaintop Motel Massacre
  • Psycho II
  • The Keep
  • Cujo
  • Sleepaway Camp
  • Poltergeist
  • Videodrome
  • The Company of Wolves
  • 2019: After the Fall of New York
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Gremlins
  • Children of the Corn
  • Ghostbusters
  • The Toxic Avenger
  • Rats: Night of Terror
  • Fright Night
  • Day of the Dead
  • The Stuff
  • Re-Animator
  • Phenomena
  • Demons
  • The Return of the Living Dead
  • Dead End Drive-In
  • The Fly
  • The Howling
  • Aliens
  • Chopping Mall
  • Class of Nuke 'Em High
  • House
  • Demons 2
  • Psycho III
  • Rawhead Rex
  • Slaughter High
  • Poltergeist II: The Other Side
  • Troll
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
  • Manhunter
  • Critters
  • The Lost Boys
  • Bad Taste
  • Opera
  • The Hitcher
  • Creepshow 2
  • Prince of Darkness
  • Hellraiser
  • Ænigma
  • Angel Heart
  • Bay Coven
  • Doom Asylum