Best Horror Movies of 1987

1.

Evil Dead II

6.2
7.7/10 IMDB

Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from "The Book of the Dead." As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed taking over Linda's body.

Starring: Bruce Campbell, Sarah Berry, Dan Hicks, Kassie DePaiva, Denise Bixler, Richard Domeier, John Peakes, Lou Hancock, Ted Raimi, Josh Becker ..
Directed by: Sam Raimi
Release date: 1987-03-13
2.

Angel Heart

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

Down-and-out private detective Harry Angel is ordered by the mysterious Louis Cyphre to go on a mission to find a missing person. His routine failure soon leads to a bloody spar with himself, as he goes on a supernatural journey into his own soul.

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet, Charlotte Rampling, Stocker Fontelieu, Brownie McGhee, Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Whitcraft, Eliott Keener, Charles Gordone ..
Directed by: Alan Parker
Release date: 1987-03-06
3.

The Lost Boys

5.8
7.2/10 IMDB

A mother and her two teenage sons move to a seemingly nice and quiet small coastal California town yet soon find out that it's overrun by bike gangs and vampires. A couple of teenage friends take it upon themselves to hunt down the vampires that they suspect of a few mysterious murders and restore peace and calm to their town.

Starring: Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, Dianne Wiest, Kiefer Sutherland, Jami Gertz, Edward Herrmann, Jamison Newlander, Billy Wirth, Alex Winter ..
Directed by: Joel Schumacher
Release date: 1987-07-31
4.

Fatal Attraction

5.7
6.9/10 IMDB

A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.

Starring: Michael Douglas, Glenn Close, Anne Archer, Ellen Hamilton Latzen, Jane Krakowski, Fred Gwynne, Stuart Pankin, Ellen Foley, Lois Smith, Meg Mundy ..
Directed by: Adrian Lyne
Release date: 1987-09-11
5.

Hellraiser

5.7
6.9/10 IMDB

An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover while the demonic cenobites are pursuing him after he escaped their sadomasochistic underworld.

Starring: Andrew Robinson, Clare Higgins, Ashley Laurence, Sean Chapman, Oliver Smith, Robert Hines, Anthony Allen, Leon Davis, Michael Cassidy, Frank Baker ..
Directed by: Clive Barker
Release date: 1987-09-11
6.

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

5.5
6.6/10 IMDB

It's been many years since Freddy Krueger's first victim, Nancy, came face-to-face with Freddy and his sadistic, evil ways. Now, Nancy's all grown up; she's put her frightening nightmares behind her and is helping teens cope with their dreams. Too bad Freddy's decided to herald his return by invading the kids' dreams and scaring them into committing suicide.

Starring: Robert Englund, Patricia Arquette, Heather Langenkamp, John Saxon, Craig Wasson, Laurence Fishburne, Ken Sagoes, Rodney Eastman, Jennifer Rubin, Bradley Gregg ..
Directed by: Chuck Russell
Release date: 1987-02-27
7.

The Witches of Eastwick

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted - at a cost - when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in their lives.

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Cher, Susan Sarandon, Michelle Pfeiffer, Veronica Cartwright, Richard Jenkins, Keith Jochim, Carel Struycken, Helen Lloyd Breed, Caroline Struzik ..
Directed by: George Miller
Release date: 1987-06-12
8.

The Hidden

5.1
7.0/10 IMDB

When average, law-abiding citizens suddenly turn to a life of hedonistic behavior and violent crime, Detective Tom Beck (Michael Nouri) is tasked with helping young FBI agent Lloyd Gallagher (Kyle MacLachlan) determine the cause in this tense, sci-fi thriller.

Starring: Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Nouri, Claudia Christian, Clarence Felder, Clu Gulager, Ed O'Ross, Richard Brooks, Larry Cedar, Katherine Cannon, John McCann ..
Directed by: Jack Sholder
Release date: 1987-10-30
9.

Near Dark

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

A farm boy reluctantly becomes a member of the undead when a girl he meets turns out to be part of a band of vampires who roam the highways in stolen cars.

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Jenny Wright, Lance Henriksen, Bill Paxton, Jenette Goldstein, Joshua John Miller, Tim Thomerson, James Le Gros, Troy Evans, Roger Aaron Brown ..
Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow
Release date: 1987-10-02
10.

Prince of Darkness

4.9
6.6/10 IMDB

A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.

Starring: Donald Pleasence, Lisa Blount, Victor Wong, Jameson Parker, Dennis Dun, Susan Blanchard, Anne Marie Howard, Ann Yen, Ken Wright, Dirk Blocker ..
Directed by: John Carpenter
Release date: 1987-10-23
11.

The Stepfather

4.8
6.7/10 IMDB

A seemingly mild mannered man -- who has just murdered his entire family -- quickly adopts a new identity and leaves town. After building a new relationship with a widow and her teenage daughter, he struggles to hide his true identity and maintain a grip on reality.

Starring: Terry O'Quinn, Jill Schoelen, Shelley Hack, Charles Lanyer, Stephen Shellen, Stephen E. Miller, Robyn Stevan, Jeff Schultz, Lindsay Bourne, Anna Hagan ..
Directed by: Joseph Ruben
Release date: 1987-01-22
12.

Bad Taste

4.6
6.5/10 IMDB

A team from the intergalactic fast food chain Crumb's Crunchy Delights descends on Earth, planning to make human flesh the newest taste sensation. After they wipe out the New Zealand town Kaihoro, the country’s Astro-Investigation and Defense Service (AIaDS) is called in to deal with the problem. Things are complicated due to Giles, an aid worker who comes to Kaihoro the same day to collect change from the residents. He is captured by the aliens, and AIaDS stages a rescue mission that quickly becomes an all-out assault on the aliens’ headquarters.

Starring: Terry Potter, Pete O'Herne, Craig Smith, Mike Minett, Peter Jackson, Doug Wren, Tony Hiles, Garry A. Brown, Ken Hammon, Michael Kane ..
Directed by: Peter Jackson
Release date: 1987-12-01
13.

Dolls

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

A precocious girl, her nasty parents, two punk-rock losers and a weak-kneed salesman inadvertently become the guests of two ghoulish senior citizens in their dark, haunted mansion. The old couple makes and collects dolls that, when not sitting still like good little mannequins, creep around in the night, offing the guests one by one.

Starring: Ian Patrick Williams, Carolyn Purdy-Gordon, Carrie Lorraine, Guy Rolfe, Bunty Bailey, Cassie Stuart, Stephen Lee, Hilary Mason ..
Directed by: Stuart Gordon
Release date: 1987-03-12
14.

Creepshow 2

4.5
6.0/10 IMDB

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?

Starring: George Kennedy, Dorothy Lamour, Lois Chiles, Tom Savini, Tom Wright, Frank Salsedo, Holt McCallany, David Holbrook, Don Harvey, Daniel Beer ..
Directed by: Michael Gornick
Release date: 1987-05-01
15.

The Gate

4.4
6.0/10 IMDB

Three young children accidentally release a horde of nasty, pint-sized demons from a hole in a suburban backyard. What follows is a classic battle between good and evil as the three kids struggle to overcome a nightmarish hell that is literally taking over the Earth.

Starring: Stephen Dorff, Kelly Rowan, Jennifer Irwin, Deborah Grover, Ingrid Veninger, Linda Goranson, Louis Tripp, Christa Denton, Scot Denton, Sean Fagan ..
Directed by: Tibor Takács
Release date: 1987-04-21
16.

Flowers in the Attic

4.4
5.7/10 IMDB

After the death of her husband, a mother takes her kids off to live with their grandparents in a huge, decrepit old mansion. However, the kids are kept hidden in a room just below the attic, visited only by their mother who becomes less and less concerned about them and their failing health, and more concerned about herself and the inheritence she plans to win back from her dying father.

Starring: Louise Fletcher, Victoria Tennant, Kristy Swanson, Jeb Stuart Adams, Ben Ryan Ganger, Lindsay Parker, Nathan Davis, Gus Peters, Bruce Neckels, Marshall Colt ..
Directed by: Jeffrey Bloom
Release date: 1987-11-20
17.

Street Trash

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

A group of hobos begin melting into multicolored piles of goo after drinking sixty-year-old liquor. At the same time, the psychotic Vietnam War vet who rules the hobo camp snaps and begins killing at random. Two brothers set out to stop the liquor and the killer.

Starring: Mike Lackey, Bill Chepil, Vic Noto, Mark Sferrazza, Jane Arakawa, Nicole Potter, Pat Ryan, Clarenze Jarmon, Bernard Perlman, Miriam Zucker ..
Directed by: J. Michael Muro
Release date: 1987-02-22
18.

Stage Fright

4.1
6.6/10 IMDB

A troupe of struggling stage actors rehearsing for a small-town production of a play panic after finding out they are locked in the theater with a killer wearing an owl mask.

Starring: Barbara Cupisti, David Brandon, Robert Gligorov, Mary Sellers, Giovanni Lombardo Radice, James Sampson, Jo Ann Smith, Domenico Fiore, Mickey Knox, Michele Soavi ..
Directed by: Michele Soavi
Release date: 1987-02-08
19.

House II: The Second Story

4.0
5.4/10 IMDB

Jesse has returned to this old family mansion after his parents were murdered when he was a baby. While going through old things in the basement, Jesse finds a picture of his great-great grandfather in front of a Mayan temple holding a crystal skull with jewels in the eyes. In the background is a man Jesse learns is Slim Razor, a former partner of his great-great grandfather turned bitter enemy after a disagreement over who would get to keep the skull.

Starring: Arye Gross, Jonathan Stark, Royal Dano, Bill Maher, John Ratzenberger, Jayne Modean, Lar Park Lincoln, Amy Yasbeck, Gregory Walcott, Dwier Brown ..
Directed by: Ethan Wiley
Release date: 1987-05-14
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : The Believers
20.

The Believers

3.9
6.0/10 IMDB

Mourning the accidental death of his wife and having just moved to New York with his young son, laconic police psychologist Cal Jamison is reluctantly drawn into a series of grisly, ritualistic murders involving the immolation of two youths.

Starring: Martin Sheen, Helen Shaver, Harley Cross, Robert Loggia, Elizabeth Wilson, Harris Yulin, Lee Richardson, Richard Masur, Carla Pinza, Jimmy Smits ..
Directed by: John Schlesinger
Release date: 1987-06-09
21.

Max Headroom Pirating Incident

3.7
8.5/10 IMDB

Illegal broadcast showing Max Headroom Impostor doing non-sense things and obscenities, shown over sports news and "Doctor Who" episode, which became cult phenomena as culprits were never captured.

Starring: Pirate ..
Release date: 1987-11-22
22.

Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II

3.7
5.7/10 IMDB

When Hamilton High's Prom Queen of 1957, Mary Lou Maloney is killed by her jilted boyfriend, she comes back for revenge 30 years later. Bill Nordham is now the principle of Hamilton High and his son is about to attend the prom with Vicki Carpenter. However, she is possessed by Mary Lou Maloney after opening a trunk in the school's basement. Now Bill must face the horror he left behind in 1957.

Starring: Michael Ironside, Wendy Lyon, Louis Ferreira, Lisa Schrage, Richard Monette, Terri Hawkes, Brock Simpson, Beth Gondek, Judy Mahbey, Wendell Smith ..
Directed by: Bruce Pittman
Release date: 1987-10-16
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Ghost Stories
23.

Ghost Stories

3.7
7.4/10 IMDB

Charles Dickens' 'Ghost Stories' from the Pickwick Papers. The Ghost in the Wardrobe: A young law student moves into an old rooming house haunted by a resident ghost. Tension grows between the two, building to a surprising conclusion. The Mail Coach Ghosts: Time travel puts a young man on a collision course with a ruthless nobleman and his evil henchmen. When the young man falls in love with a beautiful maiden, a captive of the nobleman, he plans a daring rescue to free her. The Goblin and the Grave Digger: Fiery nether-regions set the scene for this unearthly tale of a grave digger put on trial for his life by the King of the Goblins. The eerie account of his nightmarish ordeal is a special effects encounter that will enthral fans of the supernatural.

Starring: Aiden Grennell, Collette Proctor, Daniel Reardon, Jim Reid, Joseph Taylor ..
Directed by: Al Guest, Jean Mathieson
Release date: 1987-12-05
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Way Upstream
24.

Way Upstream

3.4
7.7/10 IMDB

Two couples go on a boating holiday together, and run into some strange people and events.

Starring: Nick Dunning, Joanne Pearce, Barrie Rutter, Marion Bailey, Stuart Wilson ..
Directed by: Terry Johnson
Release date: 1987-01-01
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Dead of Winter
25.

Dead of Winter

3.4
6.2/10 IMDB

A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.

Starring: Mary Steenburgen, Roddy McDowall, Jan Rubeš, William Russ, Ken Pogue, Wayne Robson, Mark Malone, Michael Copeman, Sam Malkin, Pamela Moller ..
Directed by: Arthur Penn
Release date: 1987-02-06
26.

My Best Friend Is a Vampire

3.3
6.0/10 IMDB

A teenager's best friend delivers groceries to a mansion and is bitten by its vampire mistress.

Starring: Robert Sean Leonard, Cecilia Peck, Leeanne Locken, Cheryl Pollak, Fannie Flagg, Kenneth Kimmins, Kathy Bates, David Warner, René Auberjonois, Paul Willson ..
Directed by: Jimmy Huston
Release date: 1987-10-01
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : An Inside Job
27.

An Inside Job

3.3
7.4/10 IMDB

A man in a dentist chair finds himself helpless in the clutches of a schizophrenic kleptomaniac.

Starring: Jonathan Ryan, Deirdre Donnelly ..
Directed by: Aidan Hickey
Release date: 1987-06-05
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : The Caller
28.

The Caller

3.3
6.0/10 IMDB

One night, an unusual stranger in need (Malcolm McDowell) asks a woman living alone in a house in the woods if he can use her phone. It soon becomes clear that they're playing a strange mind game and that there's something very wrong about the woods.

Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Madolyn Smith Osborne ..
Directed by: Arthur Allan Seidelman
Release date: 1987-05-01
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Storm
29.

Storm

3.3
5.2/10 IMDB

Two college students on a survival weekend in the wilderness cross paths with three desperate killers in what turns into a fight for life.

Starring: David Palffy, Stan Kane, Thom Schioler, Harry Freedman, Lawrence Elion, Stacy Christensen, Don Shank ..
Directed by: David Winning
Release date: 1987-11-27
30.

Prison

3.3
5.8/10 IMDB

After Charles Forsyth was sent to the electric chair for a crime he didn't commit, he forever haunts the prison where he was executed. Flash forward several years when the prison is reopened, under the control of its new warden Eaton Sharpe, a former security guard who framed Charlie. When prisoners are ordered to break down the wall to the execution room, they unknowingly release the angry spirit of Charles Forsyth, a powerful being distributing his murderous rage to all, leading up to the Warden himself.

Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Chelsea Field, Lane Smith, Lincoln Kilpatrick, Tom Everett, Ivan Kane, André De Shields, Tom 'Tiny' Lister Jr., Stephen E. Little, Mickey Yablans ..
Directed by: Renny Harlin
Release date: 1987-12-08
31.

From a Whisper to a Scream

3.2
5.8/10 IMDB

The uncle of an executed murderess relates four stories of his hometown, Oldfield, to a reporter. In the first, an elderly man pursues a romance with a younger woman, even to the grave and beyond. In the second, a wounded man on the run from creditors is rescued by a backwoods hermit who holds the secret to eternal life. In the third, a glass-eating carny pays the ultimate price for looking for love on the outside. And in the fourth, a group of Civil War soldiers are held captive by a household of orphans with strange intentions for them.

Starring: Vincent Price, Clu Gulager, Terry Kiser, Rosalind Cash, Cameron Mitchell, Harry Caesar, Susan Tyrrell, Martine Beswick, Ron Brooks, Miriam Byrd-Nethery ..
Directed by: Jeff Burr
Release date: 1987-09-25
32.

A Return to Salem's Lot

3.2
4.3/10 IMDB

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.

Starring: Michael Moriarty, Ricky Addison Reed, Samuel Fuller, Andrew Duggan, Ronee Blakley, Evelyn Keyes, Jill Gatsby, June Havoc, James Dixon, David Holbrook ..
Directed by: Larry Cohen
Release date: 1987-05-01
33.

Brain Dead

3.2
6.6/10 IMDB

A short experimental cutup film by Jon Moritsugu.

Directed by: Jon Moritsugu
Release date: 1987-01-01
34.

Dark Age

3.2
6.1/10 IMDB

In the Australian outback, a park ranger and two local guides set out to track down a giant crocodile that has been killing and eating the local populace..

Starring: John Jarratt, Nikki Coghill, Max Phipps, Burnham Burnham, David Gulpilil, Ray Meagher, Jeff Ashby, Paul Bertram, Ron Blanchard, Gerry Duggan ..
Directed by: Arch Nicholson
Release date: 1987-05-21
35.

White of the Eye

3.1
6.1/10 IMDB

In a wealthy and isolated desert community, a sound expert is targeted as the prime suspect of a series of brutal murders of local suburban housewives who were attacked and mutilated in their homes. As he desperately tries to prove his innocence, his wife starts to uncover startling truths...

Starring: David Keith, Cathy Moriarty, Alan Rosenberg, Art Evans, Michael Greene, Danielle Smith, Alberta Watson, William G. Schilling, David Chow, Marc Hayashi ..
Directed by: Donald Cammell
Release date: 1987-06-19
36.

American Gothic

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

When six friends fly off on a weekend getaway and are suddenly plagued by engine trouble, they're forced to land on a remote island. Looking for shelter, they're grateful to encounter Ma and Pa and their children - an eccentric family living in the island's backwoods. But what begins as simple hospitality turns into a terrifying race for survival as the friends start disappearing one by one ... and turning up dead.

Starring: Rod Steiger, Yvonne De Carlo, Michael J. Pollard, Fiona Hutchison, Stephen Shellen, Janet Wright, Sarah Torgov, Mark Lindsay Chapman, Caroline Barclay, William Hootkins ..
Directed by: John Hough
Release date: 1987-08-17
37.

The Kindred

3.1
5.5/10 IMDB

Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with some of John's friends they go to Amanda's house, but none are prepared for what they find there.

Starring: David Allen Brooks, Rod Steiger, Amanda Pays, Talia Balsam, Kim Hunter, Julia Montgomery, Timothy Gibbs, Peter Frechette, Bennet Guillory, Bunky Jones ..
Directed by: Stephen Carpenter, Jeffrey Obrow
Release date: 1987-01-09
38.

Faceless

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

A model named Barbara Hallen has disappeared and her father gets private detective Sam Morgan to go to Paris to find his daughter. Barbara's trail leads Morgan to a plastic surgery clinic owned by Dr. Flamand. Morgan's investigation reveals the horrifying secret behind the Doctor's miracle cures which is blood and organs taken from kidnapped young women. As Morgan's investigation closes witnesses are eliminated one by one, each in a more horrible way.

Starring: Helmut Berger, Brigitte Lahaie, Telly Savalas, Christopher Mitchum, Stéphane Audran, Caroline Munro, Christiane Jean, Anton Diffring, Tilda Thamar, Howard Vernon ..
Directed by: Jesús Franco
Release date: 1987-09-01
39.

Bride of Boogedy

3.1
6.6/10 IMDB

In this sequel to the made-for-television Disney family classic, Mr. Boogedy, the Davis family deals with the return of Mr. Boogedy and his never-ending hunt for Widow Marion as well as a rival gag-store competitor who really has it out for Carleton. Meanwhile, the town of Lucifer Falls is planning a big carnival which the mean Mr. Lynch seeks to ruin- if Boogedy doesn't see to that first.

Starring: Richard Masur, Eugene Levy, Mimi Kennedy, David Faustino, Leonard Frey, Tammy Lauren, Vincent Schiavelli, Ray Girardin, Joshua Rudoy, Alice Hirson ..
Directed by: Oz Scott
Release date: 1987-04-12
40.

Blood Rage

3.1
5.8/10 IMDB

In 1974, Terry commits a murder and pins it on his twin brother, Todd. Ten years later, Todd escapes from a mental institution on the same day as Terry’s murderous instincts resurface.

Starring: Louise Lasser, Mark Soper, Marianne Kanter, Julie Gordon, Jayne Bentzen, William Fuller, Lisa Randall, Chad Montgomery, Ted Raimi, Ed French ..
Directed by: John Grissmer
Release date: 1987-06-01
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Return to Horror High
41.

Return to Horror High

3.0
4.3/10 IMDB

A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since members of cast and crew disappear without a trace, it seems as if history is repeating itself...

Starring: Lori Lethin, Lori Lethin, Brendan Hughes, Brendan Hughes, Alex Rocco, Alex Rocco, Scott Jacoby, Scott Jacoby, Andy Romano, Andy Romano ..
Directed by: Bill Froehlich
Release date: 1987-01-28
42.

Slumber Party Massacre II

3.0
4.6/10 IMDB

Courtney, the younger sister of Valerie, and her friends go to their condo for a weekend getaway, but Courtney can't get rid of the haunting feeling that a supernatural rockabilly driller killer is coming to murder them all.

Starring: Crystal Bernard, Jennifer Rhodes, Kimberly McArthur, Patrick Lowe, Juliette Cummins, Heidi Kozak, Cindy Eilbacher, Atanas Ilitch, Joel Hoffman, Scott Westmoreland ..
Directed by: Deborah Brock
Release date: 1987-10-30
43.

Psychos in Love

3.0
5.6/10 IMDB

A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family that slays together, until one day they come up against a plumber who also happens to be a cannibal.

Starring: Carmine Capobianco, Debi Thibeault, Frank Stewart, Cecelia Wilde, Ruth Collins, Donna Davidge, LeeAnne Baker, Angela Nicholas, Professor Morono, Eric Lutes ..
Directed by: Gorman Bechard
Release date: 1987-05-01
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Venus Flytrap
44.

Venus Flytrap

3.0
5.9/10 IMDB

Three street punks--Turk, his girlfriend BB., and his sidekick Wimp--observe two young affluent kids, Ginger and Danny, shoplifting from a record store. On a lark, the street kids invite themselves along to a party at the home of the yuppies' friends, Rod and Arlene. There the party games turn from strip darts to Russian roulette.

Starring: Steve Malis, Kimberley Kates, Michael Capellupo, Deirdre West, Kevin M. Glover, Darlene Hartwell, Garth Shaw, Henry Harris ..
Directed by: T. Michael
Release date: 1987-02-09
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : The Rosary Murders
45.

The Rosary Murders

3.0
5.8/10 IMDB

A killer of Detroit clergy confesses to a priest, who turns sleuth because he cannot tell the police.

Starring: Charles Durning, Donald Sutherland, Roger Angelini, Anita Barone, B. Constance Barry, Belinda Bauer, Rex Everhart, Josef Sommer, James Murtaugh, Leila Danette ..
Directed by: Fred Walton
Release date: 1987-08-28
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Brimstone and Treacle
46.

Brimstone and Treacle

2.9
7.5/10 IMDB

Produced in 1976 for BBC's Play For Today. Banned for 11 years, and finally broadcast on August 25th, 1987. It was remade, with Denholm Elliot returning to the cast, in 1982.

Starring: Michael Kitchen, Denholm Elliott, Patricia Lawrence, Michelle Newell, Patricia Lawrence ..
Directed by: Barry Davis
Release date: 1987-08-25
47.

The Outing

2.9
5.0/10 IMDB

An ancient genie is released from a lamp when thieves ransack an old woman's house. They are killed and the lamp is moved to a museum to be studied. The curator's daughter is soon possessed by the genie and invites her friends to spend the night at the museum, along with some uninvited guests...

Starring: Deborah Winters, James Huston, Andra St. Ivanyi, Scott Bankston, Red Mitchell, André Chimène, Damon Merrill, Barry Coffing, Tracye Walker, Raan Lewis ..
Directed by: Tom Daley
Release date: 1987-09-11
Best Horror Movies of 1987 : Stillwatch
48.

Stillwatch

2.9
5.8/10 IMDB

Television journalist, Patricia Traymore, moves to Washington to do an in-depth interview with vice presidential hopeful, Senator Abigail Winslow. She moves into a house where she lived as a child and where her father murdered her mother and attempted to kill her. She wants to face the past and, with the help of a psychic neighbor, Lila Thatcher, find some answers about this tragic event. In the meantime, Senator Winslow has some secrets she is hiding.

Starring: Lynda Carter, Angie Dickinson, Don Murray, Barry Primus, Louise Latham, Stuart Whitman, Walter Olkewicz, Jack Heller, Lin Shaye, Bibi Osterwald ..
Directed by: Rod Holcomb
Release date: 1987-02-10
49.

Blood Diner

2.8
5.3/10 IMDB

Two cannibalistic brothers kill various young women to make their flesh part of a new special dish at their rundown restaurant while seeking blood sacrifices to awaken a dormant Egyptian goddess.

Starring: Rick Burks, Carl Crew, Roger Dauer, LaNette La France, Lisa Elaina, Max Morris, Roxanne Cybelle, Dino Lee, Sir Lamont Rodeheaver, The Luv Johnsons ..
Directed by: Jackie Kong
Release date: 1987-07-24
50.

Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2

2.8
3.8/10 IMDB

After being traumatized by his brother Billy's murderous rampage years earlier, Ricky Caldwell has become a serial killer himself and is now living in a mental hospital. Relating his story to a psychiatrist, Ricky recounts the details of their murder sprees and vows to avenge his brother's death.

Starring: Eric Freeman, James Newman, Elizabeth Kaitan, Jean Miller, Darrel Guilbeau, Brian Michael Henley, Corrine Gelfan, Michael Combatti, Ken Weichert, Ron Moriarty ..
Directed by: Lee Harry
Release date: 1987-04-10

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