The Best Horror Movies of the 1980s

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Predator 1987, 107 min.

John McTiernan     Starring: Carl WeathersBill DukeJesse Ventura

Action    Alien Invasion Films    Horror

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Gremlins 1984, 106 min.

Joe Dante     Starring: Zach GalliganPhoebe CatesCorey Feldman

Comedy    Holiday Film    Horror

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Near Dark 1987, 94 min.

Kathryn Bigelow     Starring: Adrian PasdarJenny WrightLance Henriksen

Chase Movie    Horror    Hybrid Western

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The Fly 1986, 95 min.

David Cronenberg     Starring: Jeff GoldblumGeena DavisJohn Getz

Body Horror    Horror    Monster Film

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Fright Night 1985, 106 min.

Tom Holland     Starring: Chris SarandonWilliam RagsdaleAmanda Bearse

Comedy    Comedy Thriller    Horror

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