The 8 Best Horror Movies of 1983

In our list of the best horror movies in 1983 we have The Dead Zone, Twilight Zone: The Movie, Psycho 2 (II), Cujo & Christine. The top movie is The Dead Zone scoring 8/10 stars in our movie review and has an average user score of 5/10 stars from 8 users. Starring in this 1983 movie is Tom Skerritt, Christopher Walken, Nicholas Campbell, Hardee T. Lineham, Martin Sheen. The second best 1983 horror movie is Twilight Zone: The Movie scoring 7/10 stars in our movie review and has an average user score of 5/10 stars from 14 users. These are the best horror films of 1983 and we hope you enjoy the 9 movies in our list of 1983 horror movies.

List of 1983 Horror Films

  • The Dead Zone (1983)

    The Dead Zone 1983
    Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 7.2/10

    Tom Skerritt, Christopher Walken, Nicholas Campbell, Hardee T. Lineham, Martin Sheen - The Dead Zone (1983) is an American science fiction thriller-horror film that is based on Stephen King’s 1979 novel of the same name. The 103-minute movie was shot Whitevale, Ontario, Canada; Niagara-on-the-Lake,…

  • Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

    Twilight Zone: The Movie 1983
    Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 6.5/10

    Dick Miller, John Larroquette, Dan Aykroyd, Larry Cedar, William S. Taylor - Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) is an American fantasy sci-fi horror anthology movie. It is a theatrical version of TV series: The Twilight Zone (1959–1964) that was created by Rod Serling. Twilight…

  • Psycho 2 (II) (1983)

    Psycho 2 (II) 1983
    Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.4/10

    Lee Garlington, Tom Holland, Robert Loggia, Anthony Perkins, Meg Tilly - The popularity of the "Halloween" and "Friday the 13th" series' by 1983 would lead to a sequel of "Psycho", a film that really needed no further installments. With that…

  • Cujo (1983)

    Cujo 1983
    Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.0/10

    Dee Wallace, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Ed Lauter, Robert Craighead, Christopher Stone - Cujo (1983) is a 1h 33-minute American psychological horror thriller film that is based on Stephen King's novel, Cujo. The movie had an estimated budget of $8 million and grossed over $21 million.…

  • Christine (1983)

    Christine 1983
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.6/10

    Harry Dean Stanton, Stuart Charno, Kelly Preston, John Michael Quinn, Malcolm Danare - An eerie, twisted love story of a teenager and his obsessively jealous 1958 Plymouth Fury —- as only Stephen King can tell it! Christine is a red and white 1958 Plymouth Fury who seduces 17-year-old…

  • Sleepaway Camp (1983)

    Sleepaway Camp 1983
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.2/10

    James Paradise, Felissa Rose, Christopher Collet, Mike Kellin, John Churchill - This movie is generally an imitation of Friday the 13th, but a twist is put on who the killer is. At Camp Arawak, people are stabbed, scalded to death, drowned, and stung to death by bees before this…

  • House On Sorority Row (1983)

    House On Sorority Row 1983
    Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.1/10

    Harley Jane Kozak, Barbara Harris, Jean Schertler, Kate McNeil, Nanna Ingvarsson - Hope they rerelease this on dvd when the remake comes out later this year.this film deserves more respect than it gets.I own the out of print dvd.I hope it gets rereleased so others will discover that…

  • Jaws 3-D (1983)

    Jaws 3-D 1983
    Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 3.5/10

    Dennis Quaid, Will Knickerbocker, Barbara Quinn, P.H. Moriarty, Simon MacCorkindale - Just when you thought it was safe to order the fish.... This time, it's pathetic.... I think we're gonna need a bigger budget.... Whatever tagline you choose, it will fit this fish tale that…