Year by Year: Your Top Five based on IMDb Votes - 1981

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1981: Pick Five Favorite Movies

  1. The Evil Dead

    76.9%
  2. An American Werewolf in London

    51.3%
  3. Possession

    7.7%
  4. Scanners

    25.6%
  5. The Beyond

    35.9%
  6. Dead & Buried

    26.9%
  7. The Howling

    37.2%
  8. Halloween II

    35.9%
  9. Wolfen

    3.8%
  10. The Burning

    30.8%
  11. The House by the Cemetery

    9.0%
  12. Ghost Story

    7.7%
  13. My Bloody Valentine

    35.9%
  14. The Prowler

    17.9%
  15. Friday the 13th Part 2

    44.9%
  16. The Funhouse

    21.8%
  17. Happy Birthday to Me

    15.4%
  18. The Final Conflict

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  19. Cannibal ferox

    12.8%
  20. Piranha Part Two: The Spawning

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
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  1. russweiss

    russweiss Well-Known Member

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    Here's another year when it was difficult to only pick 5.
     
  2. hots4

    hots4 Dogs In White

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    this is the best selection so far, so many fantastic movies including my all time favourite, amercan werewolf.
     
  3. nightmare5fan

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    Possession is also on youtube. Or you can buy a $4, 999.99 used copy in amazon, lol.
     
  4. Kim Bruun

    Kim Bruun Resident Scream Queen

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    Dead & Buried
    Friday the 13th Part 2
    Ghost Story
    Halloween II
    The Prowler (could just as easily have gone with The Burning)

    ...and Hell Night wasn't an option? Blasphemy!
     
  5. Hellbilly

    Hellbilly Active Member

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    sadly, no.

    Apparently more users at IMDb have seen and voted for Piranha 2 than Hell Night :(
     
  6. gobad2003

    gobad2003 Active Member

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    I bought it when it came out on dvd back in the day. Ahh the old Anchor Bay heydays now there was A time to be alive:D Things are looking up now though with all the good Shout releases.:banana:
     
  7. Hatchetwarrior

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    An American Werewolf In London
    Evil Dead
    Friday the 13th Part 2
    The Funhouse
    The Howling
     
  8. Mutilated Prey

    Mutilated Prey Soul Stealer

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    Evil Dead
    Friday the 13th II
    The Prowler
    My Bloody Valentine
    The Burning
     
  9. wago70

    wago70 Surviving on nostalgia

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    I just can't put Evil Dead into 1981 for some reason...for me it's 1983 (only cuz that's when it was released in my area). ;)
     
  10. DVD-fanatic-9

    DVD-fanatic-9 And the Next Morning, When the Campers Woke Up...

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    1. The Evil Dead
    2. The Howling
    3. An American Werewolf in London
    4. Just Before Dawn
    5. Dead & Buried


    Bottom 5
    1. Cannibal Ferox/Make Them Die Slowly
    2. The Prowler
    3. Burial Ground
    4. Bloody Birthday
    5. The Burning
     
  11. burieddeep

    burieddeep Dr. Obrero

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    Another golden year for Horror...tough list...I went with...
    An American Werewolf in London
    The Beyond
    The Howling
    Halloween II
    Cannibal Ferox
     
  12. fattyjoe37

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    An American Werewolf in London
    The Evil Dead
    The Howling
    Dead & Buried
    Halloween II

    If it had enough votes, Just Before Dawn would be in my #4 spot
     
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