The Best Vampire Films of the 1980s

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Near Dark

1987    Kathryn Bigelow    Rated R

Chase Movie    Horror    Hybrid Western

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The Lost Boys

1987    Joel Schumacher    Rated R

Horror    Horror Comedy    Monster Film

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Fright Night

1985    Tom Holland    Rated R

Comedy    Comedy Thriller    Horror

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The Monster Squad

1987    Fred Dekker    Rated PG13

Comedy    Family-Oriented Fantasy    Fantasy

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The Hunger

1983    Tony Scott    Rated R

Drama    Erotic Drama    Gothic Film

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Lifeforce

1985    Tobe Hooper    Rated R

Alien Invasion Films    Apocalyptic Film    Horror

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Vampire Hunter D

1985    Toyoo Ashida    Not Rated

Animation    Anime    Dystopian Film

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Waxwork

1988    Anthony Hickox    Rated R

Fantasy    Ghost Film    Haunted House Film

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Vampire's Kiss

1988    Robert Bierman    Rated R

Black Comedy    Drama    Horror

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The Lair of the White Worm

1988    Ken Russell    Rated R

Comedy    Horror    Horror Comedy

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Transylvania 6-5000

1985    Rudy De Luca    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy Comedy    Horror

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12

Vamp

1986    Richard Wenk    Rated R

Horror    Horror Comedy    Monster Film

Down by 6 in the past 45 days 6

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Once Bitten

1985    Howard Storm    Rated PG13

Comedy    Horror Comedy    Monster Film

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Fright Night Part 2

1988    Tommy Lee Wallace    Rated R

Comedy    Horror    Horror Comedy

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Mr. Vampire

1985    Ricky Lau    Rated PG13

Comedy    Foreign Language Film    Horror

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My Best Friend Is a Vampire

1987    Jimmy Huston    Rated PG

Black Comedy    Buddy Film    Comedy

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The Monster Club

1981    Roy Ward Baker    Not Rated

Anthology Film    Comedy    Horror

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18

Encounters of the Spooky Kind

1980    Sammo Hung    Rated R

Action    Action Comedy    Comedy

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The Living Dead Girl

1982    Jean Rollin    Not Rated

Foreign Language Film    Horror    Monster Film

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