Search results for "John Carpenter"
Escape from L.A.

Escape from L.A.

Escape from L.A.
IMDb: 7.2
97

This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and…

Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned
IMDb: 5.6
99

An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal,…

Big Trouble in Little China

Big Trouble in Little China

Big Trouble in Little China
IMDb: 7.3
99

When trucker, Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between…

The Fog

The Fog

The Fog
IMDb: 6.8
89

Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Body Bags

Body Bags

Body Bags
IMDb: 6.1
94

Three tales are told, each one increasingly terrifying. The first tells the story of a woman being stalked by an axe-weilding maniac. The second is the story of a man…

Starman

Starman

Starman
IMDb: 7.0
115

An alien takes the form of a young widow’s husband and asks her to drive him from Wisconsin to Arizona. The government tries to stop them.

Christine

Christine

Christine
IMDb: 6.7
110

Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does…

Genre: Horror
Assault on Precinct 13

Assault on Precinct 13

Assault on Precinct 13
IMDb: 7.4
91

The lone inhabitants of an abandoned police station are under attack by the overwhelming numbers of a seemingly unstoppable street gang.

The Ward

The Ward

The Ward
IMDb: 5.6
88

A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.

Ghosts of Mars

Ghosts of Mars

Ghosts of Mars
IMDb: 4.9
98

Melanie Ballard (Natasha Henstridge) is a hard nosed police chief in the year 2025. She and a police snatch squad are sent to Mars to apprehend a dangerous criminal James…

They Live

They Live

They Live
IMDb: 7.3
94

Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and…

Dark Star

Dark Star

Dark Star
IMDb: 6.4
83

A low-budget, sci-fi satire that focuses on a group of scientists whose mission is to destroy unstable planets. 20 years into their mission, they have battle their alien mascot, that…

Prince of Darkness

Prince of Darkness

Prince of Darkness
IMDb: 6.7
101

A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.

Genre: Horror
Memoirs of an Invisible Man

Memoirs of an Invisible Man

Memoirs of an Invisible Man
IMDb: 6.1
99

After a freak accident, an invisible yuppie runs for his life from a treacherous CIA official while trying to cope with his new life.

Vampires

Vampires

Vampires
IMDb: 6.1
108

The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.

In the Mouth of Madness

In the Mouth of Madness

In the Mouth of Madness
IMDb: 7.2
95

With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose…literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to…

Escape from New York

Escape from New York

Escape from New York
IMDb: 7.2
99

In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country’s worst criminals are left to form their own…

Halloween

Halloween

Halloween
IMDb: 7.8
91

In John Carpenter’s horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
The Thing

The Thing

The Thing
IMDb: 8.1
109

Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.