In Search of Darkness

The complete list of all horror movies mentioned in the documentary In Search of Darkness: A Journey Into Iconic '80s Horror.

*includes non-80s horror films that were mentioned in the documentary

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  • 976-EVIL
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child
  • Amityville 3-D
  • An American Werewolf in London
  • April Fool's Day
  • Basket Case
  • The Beast Within
  • The Blob
  • The Brood
  • The 'Burbs
  • The Burning
  • Carrie
  • Cat People
  • The Changeling
  • Child's Play
  • Children of the Corn
  • Chopping Mall
  • Christine
  • The Company of Wolves
  • Creature from the Black Lagoon
  • Creepozoids
  • Creepshow
  • Critters
  • Critters 2
  • Cujo
  • Day of the Dead
  • The Dead Zone
  • Dogs of Hell
  • Dolls
  • Dressed to Kill
  • Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
  • The Evil Dead
  • Evil Dead II
  • Fade to Black
  • Firestarter
  • The Fly
  • The Fog
  • Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
  • Friday the 13th
  • Friday the 13th Part 2
  • Friday the 13th Part III
  • Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
  • Friday the 13th: A New Beginning
  • Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
  • Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
  • Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan
  • Fright Night
  • From Beyond
  • Full Moon High
  • The Funhouse
  • Ghost Story
  • Ghoulies
  • Gremlins
  • Halloween
  • Halloween
  • Halloween
  • Halloween II
  • Halloween II
  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch
  • Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
  • Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers
  • Hellbound: Hellraiser II
  • Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II
  • Hellraiser
  • The Hitcher
  • Hostel
  • The Howling
  • Howling II: Stirba - Werewolf Bitch
  • The Hunger
  • I Was a Teenage Werewolf
  • It's Alive III: Island of the Alive
  • Jaws
  • Jaws 3-D
  • The Keep
  • Killer Klowns from Outer Space
  • The Lair of the White Worm
  • Leprechaun
  • The Lost Boys
  • Maniac
  • Maximum Overdrive
  • The Monster Squad
  • Motel Hell
  • My Bloody Valentine
  • Near Dark
  • Night of the Comet
  • Night of the Creeps
  • Night of the Demons
  • Parasite
  • Pet Sematary
  • Phantasm
  • Phantasm II
  • Poltergeist
  • Poltergeist II: The Other Side
  • Poltergeist III
  • Prom Night
  • Psycho