The 40 Best Horror Movies of 1987

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In our list of the best horror movies in 1987 we have Evil Dead II, The Lost Boys, Predator, Angel Heart, A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, The Hidden & Hellraiser. The top movie is Evil Dead II scoring 8.144/10 stars in our weighted score. Starring in this 1987 movie is Ted Raimi, Greg Nicotero, Bruce Campbell, Scott Spiegel, Sam Raimi, Gary Jones, Dan Hicks. The second best 1987 horror movie is The Lost Boys scoring 8.012/10 stars in our weighted score. These are the best horror films of 1987 and we hope you enjoy the 34 movies in our list of 1987 horror movies.

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List of 1987 Horror Films

Evil Dead II (1987)

Evil Dead II 1987
Our Score: 9/10   IMDB Score: 7.8/10

Ted Raimi, Greg Nicotero, Bruce Campbell, Scott Spiegel, Sam Raimi


The Lost Boys (1987)

The Lost Boys 1987
Our Score: 9/10   IMDB Score: 7.2/10

Corey Feldman, Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Haim, Jamison Newlander, Alex Winter


Predator (1987)

Predator 1987
Our Score: 8/10   IMDB Score: 7.8/10

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Peter Cullen, Henry Kingi, Kevin Peter Hall


Angel Heart (1987)

Angel Heart 1987
Our Score: 9/10   IMDB Score: 7.3/10

Pruitt Taylor Vince, Judith Drake, Robert De Niro, Mickey Rourke, Stocker Fontelieu


A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors 1987
Our Score: 9/10   IMDB Score: 6.6/10

Robert Englund, Laurence Fishburne, Heather Langenkamp, Clayton Landey, John Saxon


The Hidden (1987)

The Hidden 1987
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 7.0/10

Lin Shaye, Danny Trejo, Robert Shaye, Larry Cedar, Duane Davis


Hellraiser (1987)

Hellraiser 1987
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 7.0/10

Doug Bradley, Ashley Laurence, Michael Cassidy, Nicholas Vince, Simon Bamford


Near Dark (1987)

Near Dark 1987
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 7.0/10

Lance Henriksen, Bill Paxton, Billy Beck, Troy Evans, Robert Winley


The Monster Squad (1987)

The Monster Squad 1987
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 7.2/10

Tom Woodruff Jr., Leonardo Cimino, Michael Reid MacKay, Robert Lesser, Jon Gries


Slaughterhouse (1987)

Slaughterhouse 1987
Our Score: 7/10   IMDB Score: 5.4/10

Don Barrett, Joel Hoffman, Lee Robinson, Jeanette Saylor, Joe B. Barton


The Witches of Eastwick (1987)

The Witches of Eastwick 1987
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.5/10

Veronica Cartwright, Jack Nicholson, Richard Jenkins, Michelle Pfeiffer, Robin Eddins


Bad Taste (1987)

Bad Taste 1987
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.7/10

Peter Jackson, Peter Vere-Jones, Grant Taylor, Tony Hiles, Steven Smith


Creepshow 2 (1987)

Creepshow 2 1987
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.0/10

Tom Savini, Stephen King, Tom Wright, David Holbrook, Don Harvey


The Gate (1987)

The Gate 1987
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.0/10

Stephen Dorff, Ingrid Veninger, Louis Tripp, Deborah Grover, Carl Kraines


My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1987)

My Best Friend Is a Vampire 1987
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 6.1/10

David Warner, Amelia Kinkade, Paul Willson, Evan Mirand, Erica Zeitlin


Opera (1987)

Opera 1987
   IMDB Score: 7.1/10

Michele Soavi, Dario Argento, Barbara Cupisti, Urbano Barberini, Karl Zinny


The Stepfather (1987)

The Stepfather 1987
   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

Gabrielle Rose, Terry O'Quinn, Dale Wilson, Blu Mankuma, Gillian Barber


Wicked City (1987)

Wicked City 1987
   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

Bob Sessions, Michael McConnohie, Ichirô Nagai, Yûsaku Yara, Edie Mirman


Dolls (1987)

Dolls 1987
   IMDB Score: 6.4/10

Carolyn Purdy-Gordon, Ian Patrick Williams, Carrie Lorraine, Hilary Mason, Guy Rolfe


Prince of Darkness (1987)

Prince of Darkness 1987
Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 6.7/10

Donald Pleasence, Peter Jason, Victor Wong, Alice Cooper, Thom Bray


Dead of Winter (1987)

Dead of Winter 1987
   IMDB Score: 6.3/10

Wayne Robson, Roddy McDowall, Dwayne McLean, Ken Pogue, Michael Copeman


Blood Rage (1987)

Blood Rage 1987
   IMDB Score: 5.9/10

Ted Raimi, Brad Leland, Ed French, Dana Drescher, Rebecca Thorp


The Offspring (1987)

The Offspring 1987
   IMDB Score: 5.9/10

Clu Gulager, Angelo Rossitto, Vincent Price, Justin Nowell, Lawrence Tierney


Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)

Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II 1987
   IMDB Score: 5.5/10

Michael Ironside, Kevin Hare, John Pyper-Ferguson, Louis Ferreira, Michael Evans


House II: The Second Story (1987)

House II: The Second Story 1987
   IMDB Score: 5.4/10

Kane Hodder, Frank Welker, Ronn Carroll, Royal Dano, John Ratzenberger


A Return to Salem's Lot (1987)

A Return to Salem's Lot 1987
Our Score: 6/10   IMDB Score: 4.3/10

Tara Reid, Michael Moriarty, David Holbrook, Brad Rijn, Ronee Blakley


Blood Diner (1987)

Blood Diner 1987
   IMDB Score: 5.1/10

Joe B. Barton, Tanya Papanicolas, Mark Smith, Carl Crew, Tony Smith


The Curse (1987)

The Curse 1987
   IMDB Score: 4.9/10

John Schneider, Malcolm Danare, Wil Wheaton, Steve Davis, Cooper Huckabee


Slumber Party Massacre II (1987)

Slumber Party Massacre II 1987
   IMDB Score: 4.4/10

Joel Hoffman, Jennifer Rhodes, Juliette Cummins, Heidi Kozak, Crystal Bernard


Graveyard Shift (1987)

Graveyard Shift 1987
Our Score: 4/10   IMDB Score: 4.6/10

Neil Clifford, Michael A. Miranda, Ron Bacardi, Susan Hamann, Shayna V. David


Creepozoids (1987)

Creepozoids 1987
   IMDB Score: 3.5/10

Linnea Quigley, Ken Abraham, Ashlyn Gere, Richard L. Hawkins, Michael Aranda


My Demon Lover (1987)

My Demon Lover 1987
Our Score: 2/10   IMDB Score: 4.6/10

Lin Shaye, Robert Trebor, Marsha Clark, Adrianne Sachs, Scott Valentine


The Marsupials: The Howling III (1987)

The Marsupials: The Howling III 1987
Our Score: 3/10   IMDB Score: 3.1/10

Robert Simper, Lee Rice, Max Fairchild, Richard Carter, Imogen Annesley


Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

Jaws: The Revenge 1987
Our Score: 3/10   IMDB Score: 2.9/10

Michael Caine, Roy Scheider, Robin Eddins, Fritzi Jane Courtney, Elden Henson


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