If you’re a horror fan and a fan of anything from the 80s, this list is right up your alley. These 10 films are Halloween musts as we are less than a week away from it. Since we’re not out of this pandemic just yet, we’ll all be spending plenty of time eating candy on the couch with something scary on. Why not make it a day dedicated to 80s classic horror?

10. Cujo (1983)
Director: Lewis Teague
Who’s in it: Dee Wallace, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Danny Pintauro

9. Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Directors: Robert Hiltzik, Michael A. Simpson, and Jim Markovic
Who’s in it: Felissa Rose, Jonathan Tiersten, Karen Fields

8. Friday The 13th (1980)
Director: Sean S. Cunningham
Who’s in it: Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Kevin Bacon, Jeannine Taylor

7. The Lost Boys (1987)
Director: Joel Schumacher
Who’s in it: Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Dianne Wiest, Cory Feldman, Kiefer Sutherland, Bernard Hughes, Edward Herrmann

6. Gremlins (1984)
Director: Joe Dante
Who’s in it:¬†Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, Corey Feldman, Keye Luke

5. The Fly (1986)
Director: David Cronenberg
Who’s in it: Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz

4. The Fog (1980)
Director: John Carpenter
Who’s in it: Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, Tom Atkins

3. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Director: Wes Craven
Who’s in it: Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Charles Fleischer

2. Poltergeist (1982)
Director: Tobe Hooper
Who’s in it: Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O’Rourke,

  1. The Shining (1980)
    Director: Stanley Kubrick
    Who’s in it: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd