Terror In The Aisles (1984) – Fantastic Horror Anthology

Terror Movie Montage

The ultimate collage of popular horror films narrated by scream stars Donald Pleasance and Nancy Allen.

Terror in the Aisles is a fun commentary on why people find scary movies so fun and fulfilling. Featuring scenes from some the most popular and infamous movies from the 60s, 70s, and early 80s the movie deftly edits them together into a thrilling tapestry of murder, mayhem, and madness.

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“Why make up horrible things when there is already so much real terror in the world? Perhaps we invent artificial horror, to help us cope with the real ones.” – Donald Pleasance 

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We love this movie. It certainly has a lot of nostalgia value  but also is a fantastic repository of clips from some of the best and most misremembered horror films from the pre-VHS age. How many of these have YOU seen?

The Brood (1979)

Scanners (1981)

John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

Bride of Frankenstein (1935)

The Ghost Breakers (1940)

Hold That Ghost (1941)

The Wolf Man (1941)

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)

Strangers on a Train (1951)

Scared Stiff (1953)

Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)

This Island Earth (1955)

To Catch a Thief (1955)

Tarantula (1955)

The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

The Deadly Mantis (1957)

The Fly (1958)

Psycho (1960)

Konga (1961)

King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)

The Birds (1963)

Wait Until Dark (1967)

Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Klute (1971)

Play Misty for Me (1971)

Frogs (1972)

Frenzy (1972)

The Thing with Two Heads (1972)

Sisters (1973)

The Exorcist (1973)

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

Bug (1975)

Jaws (1975)

Grizzly (1976)

The Food of the Gods (1976)

The Omen (1976)

Marathon Man (1976)

Carrie (1976)

Suspiria (1977)

The Car (1977)

The Fury (1978)

Jaws 2 (1978)

Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

Midnight Express (1978)

The Legacy (1978)

Dawn of the Dead (1978, Italy)

The Silent Partner (1978)

Piranha (1978)

Halloween (1978)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Alien (1979)

Prophecy (1979)

Dracula (1979)

Nightwing (1979)

When a Stranger Calls (1979)

Friday the 13th (1980)

The Fog (1980)

The Shining (1980)

Dressed to Kill (1980)

Alligator (1980)

The Howling (1981)

The Funhouse (1981)

Ms. 45 (1981)

Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)

An American Werewolf in London (1981)

Halloween II (1981)

Nighthawks (1981)

Saturday the 14th (1981)

The Seduction (1982)

Friday the 13th Part III (1982)

Vice Squad (1982)

Cat People (1982)

Poltergeist (1982)

Alone in the Dark (1982)

Videodrome (1983)

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