Heres a list of full length horror movies released in the year 1981. Jul 12, 2019 in this episode, were going to stand around in bewilderment as we recap tobe hoopers 1981 film the funhouse. The funhouse sounds like ordinary slasher fare a group of randy teens elizabeth berridge, cooper huckabee, largo woodruff, miles chapin decides to camp out all night inside the spooky dark ride of a travelling carnival, but run afoul of a mutant carny and even seems at first like another blatant early 80s ripoff of carpenters. Now granted, i can forgive some of the brothersister creepiness for the sheer fact that the opening scene in the funhouse pays homage to the opening of the original halloween and also, of course, the shower scene from psycho. Interestingly, the movies most uncomfortable moments have less to do with the funhouse and more to do with outdated seventies sensibilities. This month britnee made brandon, alli, and boomer watch the funhouse 1981 britnee. Funhouse cast and crew cast photos and info fandango. The reason it was released earlier is because the films production took longer than expected it greatly expands the roles of amys mother ellen and conrad straker, as it reveals that they were married twenty years ago. The funhouse is based on a screenplay by larry block and dean koontzs the funhouse novel was written and released as a tiein with tobe hoopers movie,under the pseudonym of owen west. Jan 11, 2011 four teenage friends spent the night in a carnival funhouse and are stalked by a deformed man in a frankenstein mask.
Four teenage friends spend the night in a carnival funhouse and are stalked by a deformed man in a frankenstein mask. The opening sequence of tobe hoopers 1981 gem the funhouse riffs on psycho by way of halloween. Ill set the scene up real quick, then you can watch it, and then well discuss. The funhouse opened in 814 theaters in the united states on march, 1981.
The image of crusty old rides, greasy funnel cakes, animal droppings, and dirt mixed together to create a nasty sludge is enough to send shivers down my spine. Four teenage friends spent the night in a carnival funhouse and are stalked by a deformed man in a frankenstein mask. Mar 09, 2019 the funhouse also released as carnival of terror is a 1981 american horror film directed by tobe hooper, written by larry block and starring elizabeth berridge, kevin conway, william finley. The funhouse 1981 the funhouse 1981 the image could not be loaded. This month britnee made brandon, alli, and boomer watch the funhouse 1981. On putlocker watch the funhouse 1981 in hd 1080p with high speed link. Apr 20, 20 and coming up to the plate right now is the opening scene from a personal favorite of mine, tobe hoopers 1981 slasher flick, the funhouse.
The film was directed by tobe hooper and the screenplay was written by larry block. In this bythenumbers thriller, two teenage couples go to a traveling fun fair, and decide to spend the night in the fun house ride, only to be trapped inside and terrorized by creepy carnies and a deformed ride operator. The funhouse 23 the worlds scariest haunted house 1981. To optimize your experience with your screen reading software, please use our website, which has the same tickets as our fandango. Jeepers creepers 2016 tv episode part of the episode is set in a hall of mirrors and a funhouse, like the tobe hooper classic. During the night, they witness the murder of the fortune teller madame zena by a man wearing a mask of frankenstein from an opening in the ceiling of a room. In this episode, fear fan watches tobe hoopers entry in the carnivalbased horror film genre, 1981s the funhouse. The novelization based on the script written by dean koontz under the pseudonym owen west was released in 1980. A novelization of the film was written by dean koontz, it was released before the. Also stars sylvia miles midnight cowboy and kevin conway in three roles. Makeup artists rick baker videodrome and craig reardon poltergeist, who would both later go on to work with john landis on an american werewolf in london baker winning the first academy award for best makeup, collaborated together to. The funhouse 1981 extra footage from the tv version.
Thinking it would be fun to spend the night in the campy funhouse horror ride, the teens witness a murder by a deformed worker wearing a mask. The funhouse 1981 extra footage from the tv version youtube. That is, theres more drool on view than blood, which is a new twist for the horror genre. As the night begins to come to an end, liz suggests they stay the night in the funhouse. Four teenagers find themselves trapped at a carnival, and stalked by a deformed madman, whose only wish is to see them dead. Deadly blessing full english full movie deadly blessing full full movie, deadly blessing full full movie streaming deadly blessing full movie engsub watch deadly blessing full english full movie.
A cult classic from 1981, the funhouse is a story of four generic teenagers whom get picked off one by one, directed by tobe hooper. The silly richie suggests the group to spend the night in the funhouse for fun. Unfortunately a bit rough but an original 1981 television spot for director. Dec 25, 2017 heres a list of full length horror movies released in the year 1981.
The funhouse is the second of tobe hoopers films to make it to the uk video nasty list the first being eaten alive the film about the crocodile, not the umberto lenzi one about cannibals. Some commentators have questioned its attempted banning, given that the film is fairly tame in comparison to other entries on the list, leading some to suggest it was mistakenly chosen instead of the infamous last house on dead end street, which was released under an alternative title the fun house. The funhouse has one of the most unique and fascinating creature designs of all 80s horror cinema. Four kids looking for a good time stumble across a deranged family that has no qualms with killing them if they get in the.
This is one of those movies that i always find myself going back to and it definitely brings back memories of the old dark rides that i rode when i was a kid. The funhouse is a horror film from 1981 that features an all star cast set in a carnival. Blocks the funhouse script was something akin to think the texas chain saw massacre, but at a carnival. It is unclear why this tale of carnival jollity made it on to a list of notorious horror movies that tend to deprave or corrupt persons as it is a slasher movie similar to many movies at the time that. Excellent sinister soundtrack score accompanies the animatronic horrors of the funhouse. Director tobe hooper manages a few shocks and includes some typically. Aug, 2015 interestingly, the movies most uncomfortable moments have less to do with the funhouse and more to do with outdated seventies sensibilities. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing funhouse near you. A creepy and enjoyable film, the funhouse shared a double bill in 1981 with my bloody valentine. They all agree and decide to take the last ride before the attraction. Watch the funhouse online stream full movie directv. No gore to be found here, and what once was an x film now comes in for a 15cert.
The clown head on top of the rv in 31 is exactly the same as a clown statue featured in the funhouse. The funhouse full movie 1981 lets join, fullhd movies seasonepisode here. The film was unsuccessfully prosecuted as a video nasty in the uk a few years after its release. This lowbudget horror film about teenagers trapped in a carnival funhouse with a freakish monster is pretty standard stuff. The cast features kevin conway, william finley and twotime academy awardnominee sylvia miles. The funhouse also released as carnival of terror is a 1981 american horror film directed by tobe hooper, written by larry block and starring elizabeth berridge, kevin conway, william finley. The funhouse 1981 trailer 720p hd crazy horror movie for. After witnessing a murder, the four terrified teens are trapped in the maze of the funhouse and stalked by a real monster, a horribly deformed killer who lurks among the freakish exhibits to butcher them one by one.
The story moves around a group of teenagers who decide to break into a carnival funhouse and spend the night there for a bit of fun. In this episode, were going to stand around in bewilderment as we recap tobe hoopers 1981 film the funhouse. With elizabeth berridge, shawn carson, jeanne austin, jack mcdermott. Rebellious teen amy defies her parents by going to a trashy carnival that has pulled into town. I always wanted to see these extra scenes, i really like this movie. The teenager amy harper dates buzz dawson for the first time and they go to the carnival with their friends richie and liz. In tow are her boyfriend, buzz cooper huckabee, and their friends liz largo woodruff and richie miles chapin. Nov 07, 2012 a cult classic from 1981, the funhouse is a story of four generic teenagers whom get picked off one by one, directed by tobe hooper. The funhouse also released as carnival of terror is a 1981 american slasher film directed by tobe hooper, written by larry block and starring elizabeth berridge, kevin conway, william finley, cooper huckabee, miles chapin, and sylvia miles. Factorys bluray release of the funhouse features very good video, strong audio, and a nice array of extra content.
The funhouse 1981 extra footage from the tv version duration. In one scene, amys parents weirdly watch willingly as an overeager carnie nurses their traumatized son following a spooky encounter. Disguised in a frankenstein mask, the killer does everything he can to kill the four. The funhouse is a 1981 horror film that centers on four teenagers who become trapped inside a funhouse and stalked by a deformed man. Gallery of 20 movie poster and cover images for the funhouse 1981. The funhouse full english full movie the funhouse full full movie, the funhouse full full movie streaming the funhouse full movie engsub watch the funhouse full english full movie online the. The films plot concerns four teenagers who become trapped in a dark ride at a local carnival and are stalked by a deformed killer inside. It is unclear why this tale of carnival jollity made it on to a list of notorious horror movies that tend to deprave or corrupt persons as it is a. Locked in, amy and her friends must evade the murderous carnival workers and escape.
It wouldnt surprise me to discover that the pitch universal pictures used to court director tobe hooper for lawrence j. Watch as our group of young adults descend into the madness that is the private life. The funhouse holds up as a movie working wonderfully on the back of a great atmosphere and a director who understands what the movie requires to work. The image of crusty old rides, greasy funnel cakes, animal droppings, and dirt mixed together. Watch the funhouse full movie in hd visit rebellious teen amy defies her parents by going to a trashy carnival tha. Its all a big fakeoutthe knife is plastic and the stalker is her horrorobsessed little brother. Truck driver as ralph marino freak show barker strip show barker. And thats tobe hoopers note 1981 slasher movie the funhouse.
The buxom heroine disrobes and steps into the shower while an unseen stalker, tracked via firstperson killercam, slips on a scary mask, grabs a blade, and heads into the bathroom after her. Original the funhouse tobe hooper of texas chainsaw massacre, movie poster 1sheet, folded 1981 great condition, monster, cult, horror cinemacemetery from shop cinemacemetery. Watch the funhouse 1981 full movie online free on putlocker. Sep 09, 2011 in this episode, fear fan watches tobe hoopers entry in the carnivalbased horror film genre, 1981s the funhouse. The funhouse massacre official trailer 1 2015 chasty ballesteros, robert englund movie hd duration. In tow are her boyfriend, buzz, and their friends liz and richie. Rebellious teen amy elizabeth berridge defies her parents by going to a trashy carnival that has pulled into town. Is its reputation well earned, or should you skip the line for. Watch the funhouse full movie in hd visit movie 555 rebellious teen amy defies her parents by going to a trashy carnival tha. Soon enough they find out that they are locked inside and due to richies stupid idea to steal the funhouse barkers money gunther and his father are now hunting them down.597 1157 1547 1004 1040 766 417 404 1241 547 1014 1275 1413 630 346 1441 663 209 1161 623 224 565 335 720 346 810 451 609 501 113 436 596 955 90 1518 1490 881 1143 551 584 786 837 488 628 448 76 148