The 40 Best Horror Movies of 1986

List of 1986 Horror Films

In our list of the best horror movies in 1986 we have Aliens, The Fly, Little Shop of Horrors, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, Vamp, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 & Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI. The top movie is Aliens scoring 7.932/10 stars in our weighted score. Starring in this movie is Lance Henriksen, Tom Woodruff Jr., Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Daniel Kash, Mac McDonald, Michael Biehn. The second best 1986 horror movie is The Fly scoring 7.295/10 stars in our weighted score. These are the best horror films of 1986 and we hope you enjoy the 25 movies in our list of 1986 horror movies.

Aliens (1986)

Aliens 1986
Our Score: 9/10   IMDB Score: 8.4/10

Lance Henriksen, Tom Woodruff Jr., Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Daniel Kash

The Fly (1986)

The Fly 1986
Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 7.5/10

David Cronenberg, Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz, Michael Copeman

Little Shop of Horrors (1986)

Little Shop of Horrors 1986
Our Score: 9/10   IMDB Score: 6.9/10

Kerry Shale, Michael Shannon, Bill Murray, Bob Sessions, Sergio Kato

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer 1986
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 7.0/10

Michael Rooker, Tom Towles, Kurt Naebig, David Katz, Pamela Fox

Vamp (1986)

Vamp 1986
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.9/10

Billy Drago, Greg Lewis, Julius LeFlore, Simmy Bow, Roger Hampton

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 1986
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.6/10

Bill Moseley, Caroline Williams, Dennis Hopper, Tobe Hooper, Lou Perryman

Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)

Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI 1986
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.9/10

Corey Feldman, Tony Goldwyn, Kimberly Beck, Thom Mathews, Ann Ryerson

Critters (1986)

Critters 1986
Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 6.0/10

Lin Shaye, Dee Wallace, Ethan Phillips, Corey Burton, Billy Zane

Maximum Overdrive (1986)

Maximum Overdrive 1986
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 5.4/10

Stephen King, Frankie Faison, Chris Britton, J.C. Quinn, Julius LeFlore

Manhunter (1986)

Manhunter 1986
   IMDB Score: 7.2/10

Brian Cox, Frankie Faison, Bill Smitrovich, Tom Noonan, Stephen Lang

Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)

Poltergeist II: The Other Side 1986
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 5.7/10

Robert Lesser, Noble Craig, Corey Burton, Craig T. Nelson, Zelda Rubinstein

Night of the Creeps (1986)

Night of the Creeps 1986
   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

Dick Miller, Greg Nicotero, Tom Atkins, Howard Berger, Vic Polizos

Gothic (1986)

Gothic 1986
Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 5.7/10

Kiran Shah, Julian Sands, Gabriel Byrne, Timothy Spall, Dexter Fletcher

Psycho III (1986)

Psycho III 1986
Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 5.3/10

Anthony Perkins, Jeff Fahey, Hugo Stanger, Lee Garlington, Virginia Gregg

Demons 2 (1986)

Demons 2 1986
Our Score: 5/10   IMDB Score: 6.0/10

Michele Mirabella, Asia Argento, Bobby Rhodes, Eliana Miglio, Lino Salemme

The Wraith (1986)

The Wraith 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.9/10

Clint Howard, Sherilyn Fenn, Randy Quaid, Charlie Sheen, Michael Hungerford

Link (1986)

Link 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.9/10

Terence Stamp, Joe Belcher, Elisabeth Shue, Linus Roache, David O'Hara

TerrorVision (1986)

TerrorVision 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.7/10

Jon Gries, Gerrit Graham, Chad Allen, Diane Franklin, Ian Patrick Williams

Haunted Honeymoon (1986)

Haunted Honeymoon 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.6/10

William Hootkins, Mac McDonald, Jim Carter, Jonathan Pryce, Don Fellows

Chopping Mall (1986)

Chopping Mall 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.6/10

Dick Miller, Angus Scrimm, Barbara Crampton, Rodney Eastman, Paul Bartel

Spookies (1986)

Spookies 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.0/10

Peter Iasillo Jr., Gabriel Bartalos, Al Magliochetti, Kim Merrill, Charlotte Alexandra

Rawhead Rex (1986)

Rawhead Rex 1986
   IMDB Score: 5.0/10

David Dukes, Gerry Walsh, Frank Melia, Noel O'Donovan, Lana McDonald

Witchboard (1986)

Witchboard 1986
Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 5.7/10

James W. Quinn, Ty Copeman, Burke Byrnes, Stephen Nichols, Kathleen Wilhoite

Troll (1986)

Troll 1986
Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 4.3/10

Phil Fondacaro, Michael Moriarty, Anne Lockhart, Dale Wyatt, John Carl Buechler

Deadtime Stories (1986)

Deadtime Stories 1986
Our Score: 1/10   IMDB Score: 4.6/10

Melissa Leo, Patrick McCord, Ron Bush, Scott Valentine, Lisa Cain

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