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Carrie (1976)

R 98 min - Horror, Thriller - 3 November 1976
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Carrie White, a shy and troubled teenage girl who is tormented by her high school peers and her fanatically religious mother, begins to use her powers of telekinesis to exact revenge upon them.

Director:  Brian De Palma

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Carrie White, a shy and troubled teenage girl who is tormented by her high school peers and her fanatically religious mother, begins to use her powers of telekinesis to exact revenge upon them.


Collections: Brian De Palma

Tagline: If you've got a taste for terror… take Carrie to the prom.

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Language:  English
Release Date:  3 November 1976

Box Office

Budget:  $1,800,000
Revenue:  $33,800,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  United Artists

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 38 min

The Shining (1980)

R 144 min - Horror, Thriller - 22 May 1980
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Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.

Director:  Stanley Kubrick

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Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.


Collections: Stanley Kubrick

Tagline: A masterpiece of modern horror.

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Country:   United Kingdom
Language:  English
Release Date:  22 May 1980

Box Office

Budget:  $19,000,000
Revenue:  $44,017,374

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Hawk Films, Producers Circle, Warner Bros., Peregrine

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 24 min

Creepshow (1982)

R 120 min - Horror, Comedy, Fantasy - 12 November 1982
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Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A.Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.

Director:  George A. Romero

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Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A.Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.


Collections: George A. Romero

Tagline: The Most Fun You'll Ever Have... BEING SCARED!

Genres: Horror, Comedy, Fantasy

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Language:  English, Italian
Release Date:  12 November 1982

Box Office

Budget:  $8,000,000
Revenue:  $21,028,755

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 00 min

Cujo (1983)

R 91 min - Horror, Thriller - 10 August 1983
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A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.

Director:  Lewis Teague

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A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.


Collections: Lewis Teague

Tagline: Now there's a new name for terror...

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Language:  English, Hungarian
Release Date:  10 August 1983

Box Office

Budget:  $5,000,000

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Runtime:  1 h 31 min

The Dead Zone (1983)

R 103 min - Thriller, Horror, Science Fiction - 21 October 1983
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Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 years. When he wakes, he discovers he has an ability to see into the past, present and future life of anyone with whom he comes into physical contact.

Director:  David Cronenberg

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Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 years. When he wakes, he discovers he has an ability to see into the past, present and future life of anyone with whom he comes into physical contact.


Collections: David Cronenberg

Tagline: In his mind, he has the power to see the future. In his hands, he has the power to change it.

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Language:  English, Russian
Release Date:  21 October 1983

Box Office

Budget:  $10,000,000
Revenue:  $20,766,616

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 43 min

Christine (1983)

R 110 min - Mystery, Drama, Horror, Thriller - 9 December 1983
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Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does Arnie, whose newfound confidence turns to arrogance behind the wheel of his exotic beauty. Arnie's girlfriend Leigh and best friend Dennis reach out to him, only to be met by a Fury like no other.

Director:  John Carpenter

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Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does Arnie, whose newfound confidence turns to arrogance behind the wheel of his exotic beauty. Arnie's girlfriend Leigh and best friend Dennis reach out to him, only to be met by a Fury like no other.


Collections: John Carpenter

Tagline: How do you kill something that can't possibly be alive?

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Language:  English
Release Date:  9 December 1983

Box Office

Revenue:  $21,200,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Columbia Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 50 min

Children of the Corn (1984)

R 93 min - Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller - 9 March 1984
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A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.

Director:  Fritz Kiersch

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A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.


Collections: Fritz Kiersch

Tagline: In their world adults are not allowed... to live.

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Language:  English, Portuguese, Spanish
Release Date:  9 March 1984

Box Office

Budget:  $800,000
Revenue:  $14,000,000

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 33 min

Firestarter (1984)

R 114 min - Fantasy, Drama, Horror, Action, Thriller - 11 May 1984
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As youths, Andy McGee (David Keith) and his future wife, Vicky (Heather Locklear), participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie (Drew Barrymore), begins to exhibit the ability of setting fires solely with her mind. This volatile talent makes the youngster extremely dangerous and soon she becomes a target for the enigmatic agency known as "The Shop."

Director:  Mark L. Lester

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As youths, Andy McGee (David Keith) and his future wife, Vicky (Heather Locklear), participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie (Drew Barrymore), begins to exhibit the ability of setting fires solely with her mind. This volatile talent makes the youngster extremely dangerous and soon she becomes a target for the enigmatic agency known as "The Shop."


Collections: Mark L. Lester

Tagline: Will she have the power... to survive?

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Language:  English, Italian
Release Date:  11 May 1984

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Runtime:  1 h 54 min

Cat's Eye (1985)

PG-13 94 min - Horror, Thriller - 12 April 1985
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Three short stories by shock-meister Stephen King are linked by a stray cat that roams from one tale to the next in this creepy triptych that begins as Dick (James Woods) tries to quit smoking by any means necessary. Next, we meet Johnny, an adulterous man who's forced by his lover's husband onto a building's hazardous ledge. Finally, Amanda is threatened by an evil gnome who throws suspicion on the family cat.

Director:  Lewis Teague

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Three short stories by shock-meister Stephen King are linked by a stray cat that roams from one tale to the next in this creepy triptych that begins as Dick (James Woods) tries to quit smoking by any means necessary. Next, we meet Johnny, an adulterous man who's forced by his lover's husband onto a building's hazardous ledge. Finally, Amanda is threatened by an evil gnome who throws suspicion on the family cat.


Collections: Lewis Teague

Tagline: Follow the newest cat-and-creature game as played through

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Language:  English, French, Italian, Russian
Release Date:  12 April 1985

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Runtime:  1 h 34 min

Silver Bullet (1985)

R 95 min - Horror - 11 October 1985
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The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. People lock themselves up at night, but there's one boy who's still outside, he's preparing the barbecue.

Director:  Daniel Attias

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The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. People lock themselves up at night, but there's one boy who's still outside, he's preparing the barbecue.


Collections: Daniel Attias

Tagline: It started in May. In a small town. And every month after that whenever the moon was full... it came back.

Genres: Horror

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Language:  English, German, Italian
Release Date:  11 October 1985

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Production Companies:  Paramount Pictures, Famous Films (II)

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 35 min

Maximum Overdrive (1986)

R 97 min - Action, Drama, Horror, Science Fiction - 25 July 1986
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When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the killer machines ... or be killed by them.

Director:  Stephen King

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When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the killer machines ... or be killed by them.


Collections: Stephen King

Tagline: Stephen King's masterpiece of terror directed by the master himself.

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Language:  English
Release Date:  25 July 1986

Box Office

Budget:  $10,000,000
Revenue:  $7,433,663

Company Credits

Production Companies:  De Laurentiis

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 37 min

Stand by Me (1986)

R 89 min - Crime, Drama - 7 August 1986
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The film's name comes from the song "Stand By Me" by Ben E. King from 1961. The song was also the theme song. This film was modeled from a novella by Stephen King called "The Body" and was the ninth filmed story from the author. The film tells the story of a group of 10-year-old friends out on their own and the trials and tribulation they are confronted with along the journey.

Director:  Rob Reiner

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The film's name comes from the song "Stand By Me" by Ben E. King from 1961. The song was also the theme song. This film was modeled from a novella by Stephen King called "The Body" and was the ninth filmed story from the author. The film tells the story of a group of 10-year-old friends out on their own and the trials and tribulation they are confronted with along the journey.


Collections: Rob Reiner

Tagline: For some, it's the last real taste of innocence, and the first real taste of life.

Genres: Crime, Drama

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Language:  English
Release Date:  7 August 1986

Box Office

Budget:  $8,000,000
Revenue:  $52,287,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Columbia Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 29 min

Creepshow 2 (1987)

R 92 min - Horror - 1 May 1987
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EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a blob that is hungry. And in the third, a hit and run woman is terrorized by the hitchhiker she accidentally killed...or did she really kill him?

Director:  Michael Gornick

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EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a blob that is hungry. And in the third, a hit and run woman is terrorized by the hitchhiker she accidentally killed...or did she really kill him?


Collections: Michael Gornick

Tagline: When the curtain goes up, the terror begins.

Genres: Horror

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Language:  English
Release Date:  1 May 1987

Box Office

Budget:  $3,500,000
Revenue:  $14,000,000

Company Credits

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 32 min

A Return to Salem's Lot (1987)

101 min - Horror - 1 May 1987
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Joe Weber is an anthropologist who takes his son on a trip to the New England town of Salem's Lot unaware that it is populated by vampires. When the inhabitants reveal their secret, they ask Joe to write a bible for them.

Director:  Larry Cohen
Writers:  Stephen King, Larry Cohen

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Joe Weber is an anthropologist who takes his son on a trip to the New England town of Salem's Lot unaware that it is populated by vampires. When the inhabitants reveal their secret, they ask Joe to write a bible for them.


Collections: Larry Cohen

Genres: Horror

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Language:  English
Release Date:  1 May 1987

Box Office

Budget:  $12,000,000

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 41 min

The Running Man (1987)

R 101 min - Action, Science Fiction - 13 November 1987
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By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight for their lives, including the gladiator-style The Running Man, hosted by the ruthless Damon Killian, where “runners” attempt to evade “stalkers” and certain death for a chance to be pardoned and set free.

Director:  Paul Michael Glaser

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By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight for their lives, including the gladiator-style The Running Man, hosted by the ruthless Damon Killian, where “runners” attempt to evade “stalkers” and certain death for a chance to be pardoned and set free.


Collections: Paul Michael Glaser

Tagline: A game nobody survives. But Schwarzenegger has yet to play.

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Language:  English
Release Date:  13 November 1987

Box Office

Budget:  $27,000,000
Revenue:  $38,122,105

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 41 min

Pet Sematary (1989)

R 103 min - Drama, Horror - 21 April 1989
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Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At first, only the family's cat makes the return trip, but an accident forces a heartbroken father to contemplate the unthinkable.

Director:  Mary Lambert

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Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At first, only the family's cat makes the return trip, but an accident forces a heartbroken father to contemplate the unthinkable.


Tagline: Sometimes dead is better.

Genres: Drama, Horror

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Language:  English
Release Date:  21 April 1989

Box Office

Budget:  $11,500,000
Revenue:  $57,469,467

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Paramount

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 43 min

Tales from the Darkside (1990)

R 93 min - Fantasy, Horror, Comedy - 3 May 1990
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The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses a bizarre killing and promises never to tell what he saw and the "in-between" bit is the story of a woman preparing to cook her newspaper boy for supper.

Director:  John Harrison
Writers:  Michael McDowell

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The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses a bizarre killing and promises never to tell what he saw and the "in-between" bit is the story of a woman preparing to cook her newspaper boy for supper.


Collections: John Harrison

Tagline: From the depths of four twisted minds.

Genres: Fantasy, Horror, Comedy

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Language:  English
Release Date:  3 May 1990

Box Office

Budget:  $3
Revenue:  $16

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 33 min

Graveyard Shift (1990)

R 89 min - Drama, Horror - 26 October 1990
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John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to dawn -- and, along with a few others, he is charged with cleaning out the basement. This task strikes the workers as simple enough, but then, as they proceed deeper underground, they encounter an unspeakable monstrosity intent on devouring them all.

Director:  Ralph S. Singleton
Writers:  Stephen King

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John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to dawn -- and, along with a few others, he is charged with cleaning out the basement. This task strikes the workers as simple enough, but then, as they proceed deeper underground, they encounter an unspeakable monstrosity intent on devouring them all.


Collections: Ralph S. Singleton

Tagline: Stephen King took you to the edge with The Shining and Pet Sematary. This time... he pushes you over.

Genres: Drama, Horror

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Country:   Japan United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  26 October 1990

Box Office

Budget:  $10,500,000
Revenue:  $11,582,891

Company Credits

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 29 min

Misery (1990)

R 107 min - Horror, Thriller - 28 November 1990
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Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her mercy.

Director:  Rob Reiner

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Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her mercy.


Collections: Rob Reiner

Tagline: Paul Sheldon used to write for a living. Now, he's writing to stay alive.

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Language:  English
Release Date:  28 November 1990

Box Office

Budget:  $20,000,000
Revenue:  $61,276,872

Company Credits

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 47 min

The Lawnmower Man (1992)

R 108 min - Horror, Thriller, Science Fiction - 5 March 1992
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A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science.

Director:  Brett Leonard

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A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science.


Collections: Brett Leonard

Tagline: God made him simple. Science made him a god.

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Language:  English, Hungarian
Release Date:  5 March 1992

Box Office

Budget:  $10,000,000
Revenue:  $32,101,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  New Line Cinema, Allied Vision

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 48 min

Sleepwalkers (1992)

R 91 min - Horror, Thriller, Fantasy - 10 April 1992
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A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.

Director:  Mick Garris

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A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.


Collections: Mick Garris

Tagline: They feast on your fear - and it's dinner time.

Genres: Horror, Thriller, Fantasy

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Language:  English
Release Date:  10 April 1992

Box Office

Revenue:  $30,524,763

Company Credits

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 31 min

The Dark Half (1993)

R 122 min - Mystery, Horror - 23 April 1993
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Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his alter-ego in a mock ceremony, it precipitates a string of sadistic murders matching those in his pulp novels, which are soon discovered to be the work of Stark himself. Looking like a maniacal version of his counterpart, Stark is not so willing to quit the writing game – even if it means coming after Thad's wife and their baby.

Director:  George A. Romero

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Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his alter-ego in a mock ceremony, it precipitates a string of sadistic murders matching those in his pulp novels, which are soon discovered to be the work of Stark himself. Looking like a maniacal version of his counterpart, Stark is not so willing to quit the writing game – even if it means coming after Thad's wife and their baby.


Collections: George A. Romero

Tagline: There are very good reasons to be afraid of the dark.

Genres: Mystery, Horror

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Language:  English
Release Date:  23 April 1993

Box Office

Budget:  $15,000,000
Revenue:  $10,611,160

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Orion Pictures, George A. Romero Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 02 min

Needful Things (1993)

R 120 min - Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller - 27 August 1993
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The devil in disguise comes to a quiet, peaceful town and opens a store called Needful Things. The store has an item for everyone in town. All the devil asks for in return is a few dirty pranks. Little do they know, that they've sold their souls, and the pranks escalate to murder.

Director:  Fraser Clarke Heston

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The devil in disguise comes to a quiet, peaceful town and opens a store called Needful Things. The store has an item for everyone in town. All the devil asks for in return is a few dirty pranks. Little do they know, that they've sold their souls, and the pranks escalate to murder.


Collections: Fraser Clarke Heston

Tagline: Buy Now. Pay Later.

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Language:  English, German
Release Date:  27 August 1993

Box Office

Company Credits

Production Companies:  New Line Cinema, Castle Rock Entertainment

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 00 min

The Stand (1994)

NR 366 min - Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror - 1 January 1994
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The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas station attendant, a rock star, a mute, a professor, a farmer, a socialite, a mildly retarded man, a judge, a teenager, a mother, and a nerd take forces.

Director:  Mick Garris

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The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas station attendant, a rock star, a mute, a professor, a farmer, a socialite, a mildly retarded man, a judge, a teenager, a mother, and a nerd take forces.


Collections: Mick Garris

Tagline: The end of the world is just the beginning.

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Language:  English, French, Italian
Release Date:  1 January 1994

Box Office

Budget:  $28,000,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Laurel Entertainment, Greengrass Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  6 h 06 min

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