Search results for "Tobe Hooper"

Poltergeist (1982)

Steve Freeling lives with his wife, Diane, and their three children, Dana, Robbie, and Carol Anne, in Southern California where he sells houses for the company that built the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Craig T. Nelson  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Beatrice Straight  •  Dominique Dunne

John Carpenter presents Body Bags (1993)

Three tales, each more terrifying than the last. . . . A woman who is stalked by an axe-weilding maniac . . . a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair . ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper  •  John Carpenter  •  Larry Sulkis
CAST:  John Carpenter  •  Robert Carradine  •  Alex Datcher  •  David Naughton

Crocodile (2000) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Mark McLachlan  •  Caitlin Martin  •  Chris Solari  •  D.W. Reiser

Eaten Alive (1976) RT 23% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Feb 2000

A psychotic redneck who owns a dilapidated hotel in the backwater swamps of Louisiana kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Neville Brand  •  Mel Ferrer  •  Carolyn Jones  •  Marilyn Burns

Lifeforce (1985) RT 67% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 1998

A space shuttle mission investigating Halley's Comet brings back a malevolent race of space vampires who transform most of London's population into zombies. The only survivor ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Steve Railsback  •  Peter Firth  •  Frank Finlay  •  Mathilda May

Mortuary (2005) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Dan Byrd  •  Stephanie Patton  •  Alexandra Adi  •  Rocky Marquette

The Funhouse (1981) RT 62% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Rebellious teen Amy defies her parents by going to a trashy carnival that has pulled into town. In tow are her boyfriend, Buzz, and their friends Liz and Richie. Thinking it ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Elizabeth Berridge  •  Shawn Carson  •  Jeanne Austin  •  Jack McDermott

The Mangler (1995) RT 20% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Aug 2004

When an accident involving a folding machine at an old laundry happens, detective John Hunton investigates. While he tries to solve the mystery, Bill Gartley, the owner, wants ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Ted Levine  •  Jeremy Crutchley  •  Daniel Matmor

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Allen Danziger  •  Paul A. Partain  •  William Vail  •  Teri McMinn

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2 (1986)

A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Caroline Williams  •  Jim Siedow  •  Bill Moseley

Toolbox Murders (2004) RT 53% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A historic Hollywood hotel houses a supernatural evil. It's been subdued for decades - but when renovations start, a series of murders take place. It's up to our heroine to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Brent Roam  •  Angela Bettis  •  Rance Howard  •  Juliet Landau

Djinn (2013) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Desperate to put the traumatic loss of their infant child behind them, newlywed couple Khalid and Salama return to their home in the United Arab Emirates. Unknown to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Khalid Laith  •  Aiysha Hart  •  Razane Jammal  •  May Calamawy

Night Terrors (1993)

A young girl travels to Cairo to visit her father, and becomes unwillingly involved with a bizarre sadomasochistic cult led by the charismatic Paul Chevalier, who is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Zoe Trilling  •  Chandra West  •  Alona Kimhi

The Apartment Complex (1999)

DVD release: Aug 2000

A graduate student named Stan becomes the manager of an apartment complex which is quite uncommon. The tenants are all quite eccentric and uncommon characters, and the place ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Chad Lowe

Dance of the Dead (2005) RT 80% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2008

In a post apocalyptic society, seventeen year-old Peggy lives with her over-protective mother and works in the family restaurant. When two couples of punks enter the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Jessica Lowndes  •  Jonathan Tucker  •  Marylin Norry

The Damned Thing (2006)

The Damned Thing, inspired by Ambrose Bierce's classic short-story of the same title, is the apocalyptic tale of a monstrous force that devastates Sheriff Kevin Reddle's ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Marisa Coughlan  •  Brendan Fletcher  •  Alex Ferris

Shadow Realm (2002)

Shadow Realm is a compilation of four episodes of the short-lived Fox Network television series Night Visions. Each episode contained two stories and were originally hosted by ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper  •  Keith Gordon  •  Paul Shapiro  •  Ian Toynton
CAST:  Miguel Ferrer  •  Malcolm McDowell  •  Anna Hagan  •  John Dadey

Sleepwalkers (1992)

A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mick Garris
CAST:  Brian Krause  •  Mädchen Amick  •  Alice Krige  •  Jim Haynie