The Best Of 80s Horror: The Top 10 Horror Movies From 1985


In what can only be described as one of the best years for horror of all time, 1985 represented the pinnacle of 80s horror. Having now reached the halfway point of the decade, 1985 provided us with several masterpieces which, over the years, have shown to embody everything that horror fans love so dearly about the era. Serving as an eclectic year for horror, 1985 bore remarkable films across several sub-genres. From vampires and zombies to werewolves and demons, the memorable year truly demonstrated the potential for a new brand of horror. Below I've provided my list of the 10 best horror movies from 1985. Enjoy!

10. Phenomena

Rating:

 3.5 Scars

3.5 Scars


9. Silver Bullet

Rating:

 3.5 Scars

3.5 Scars


8. The Stuff

Rating:

 4 Scars

4 Scars


7. Mr. Vampire

Rating:

 4 Scars

4 Scars


6.  The Midnight Hour

Rating:

 4 Scars

4 Scars


5. Demons

Rating:

 4 Scars

4 Scars


4. Day of the Dead

Rating:

 4.5 Scars

4.5 Scars


3. Fright Night

Rating:

 4.5 Scars

4.5 Scars


2. Re-animator

Rating:

 4.5 Scars

4.5 Scars


1. The Return of the Living Dead

Rating:

 5 Scars

5 Scars