The 40 Best Horror Movies of 1987

List of 1987 Horror Films

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 8.147/10 stars in our weighted score. Starring in this 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 7.981/10 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.

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

Richard Jenkins, Veronica Cartwright, Jack Nicholson, 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

Wicked City (1987)

Wicked City 1987
   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

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

The Stepfather (1987)

The Stepfather 1987
   IMDB Score: 6.8/10

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

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, Wendy Lyon

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: 5/10   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: 5.0/10

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, Shayna V. David, Ron Bacardi, Susan Hamann

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: 3.2/10

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, Jan Rabson

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