Vampire film directed by Kathryn Bigelow Almost dark — the best vampire movie released in 1987 — has been notoriously hard to find in streaming over the years, but we’ve learned it will soon be available to stream again this Halloween season thanks to the criterion channel!
beginning October 1Criterion’s streaming service will have the 80s Horror Collection up for grabs, a collection of 30 films including Almost dark among several other horror classics.
The collection includes films by Dario Argento, Kathryn Bigelow, John Carpenter, Larry Cohen, David Cronenberg, Tobe Hooper, Michael Mann, Ken Russell, Paul Schrader and more.
The full 80s Horror Collection lineup includes…
- Inferno, Dario Argento, 1980
- The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Miss Osbourne, Walerian Borowczyk, 1981
- dead & buried Gary Sherman, 1981
- the house in the graveyard, Lucio Fulci, 1981
- the fun house, Tobe Hooper, 1981
- Weird acting, Michael Laughlin, 1981
- Wolf, Michael Wadleigh, 1981
- Scanner, David Kronenberg, 1981
- street games, Richard Franklin, 1981
- The fan, Ed Bianchi, 1981
- Basket, Frank Henenlotter, 1982
- next of kin, Tony Williams, 1982
- cat people, Paul Schrader, 1982
- Q: The winged serpent, Larry Cohen, 1982
- the slumber party massacre, Amy Holden Jones, 1982
- the keep, Michael Mann, 1983
- Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, John McNaughton, 1986
- the hidden one, Jack Sholder, 1987
- prince of darkness, John Zimmerman, 1987
- white of the eye, Donald Camell, 1987
- almost dark, Kathryn Bigelow, 1987
- The disappearance, George Sluiser, 1988
- brain damage, Frank Henenlotter, 1988
- dream demon, Harley Cokeliss, 1988
- the blob, Chuck Russel, 1988
- white worm lair, Ken Russell, 1988
- vampire’s kiss, Robert Bierman, 1989
- Company, Brian Yuzna, 1989
- Tetsuo: The Iron Man, Shinya Tsukamoto, 1989
Watch the Criterion Halloween Horror Collection Trailer below!
And sign up for the Criterion Channel here.
🔥🖤 Mark your calendars: ’80s HORROR – our 30-movie collection featuring films by Dario Argento, Kathryn Bigelow, John Carpenter, Larry Cohen, David Cronenberg, Tobe Hooper, Michael Mann, Ken Russell, Paul Schrader and more – is coming to @criterionchannel on October 1st! 🔥🖤 pic.twitter.com/QIIyFaEO20
— Criteria Collection (@Criterion) September 22, 2022