The Best Horror Movies of the 1980s

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Alligator 1980, 91 min.

Lewis Teague     Starring: Robert ForsterRobin RikerMichael V. Gazzo

Horror    Monster Film    Natural Horror

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Cat People 1982, 118 min.

Paul Schrader     Starring: Nastassja KinskiMalcolm McDowellJohn Heard

Drama    Family Drama    Fantasy

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Waxwork 1988, 95 min.

Anthony Hickox     Starring: Zach GalliganDavid WarnerDana Ashbrook

Fantasy    Ghost Film    Haunted House Film

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92

The Stuff 1985, 93 min.

Larry Cohen     Starring: Michael MoriartyAndrea MarcovicciScott Bloom

Comedy    Horror Comedy    Horror

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Maniac Cop 1988, 91 min.

William Lustig     Starring: Tom AtkinsBruce CampbellLaurene Landon

Action    Action Thriller    Crime

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C.H.U.D. 1984, 96 min.

Douglas Cheek     Starring: John HeardDaniel SternChristopher Curry

Cannibal Film    Horror    Monster Film

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