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Terror in the Aisles (1984)

A compilation of scenes from many science fiction, crime drama and horror films of the 1930s through 1980s.

Director:

Andrew J. Kuehn

Writer:

Margery Doppelt
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Donald Pleasence ... Himself - Host
Nancy Allen ... Herself - Hostess
Fred Asparagus Fred Asparagus ... Featured Moviegoer
Lainie Cooke Lainie Cooke ... Featured Moviegoer
Joel S. Rice ... Featured Moviegoer
Ángel Salazar ... Featured Moviegoer
Diane Stilwell Diane Stilwell ... Featured Moviegoer
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Storyline

Donald Pleasance and Nancy Allen take us through some of Hollywood's most terrifying moments in horror history in this anthology, which features many of the finest science fiction, crime drama and horror films of the 1930s through 1980s. Included are Night of the Living Dead (1968), Psycho (1960), Rosemary's Baby (1968), The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), Jaws (1975), Jaws 2 (1978), The Fog (1980), Halloween (1978) and Halloween II (1981), as well as countless others. Furthermore, legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock discusses his visionary ideas on creating suspense. Blood and gore abound making this movie not very much for the squeamish audiences. Written by medic249a2

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If you can handle more than one hundred jolts of one hundred percent pure terror, then you might be ready for "Terror in the Aisles". A non-stop roller coaster ride through the scariest moments of the greatest terror films of all time. It's a cut above the rest. See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Terror en los pasillos See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,009,866, 28 October 1984

Gross USA:

$10,004,817
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie's Japanese title on laser-disc was "That's Shock!" indicating that this was a horror-suspense-thriller-terror version of That's Entertainment! (1974) and That's Entertainment, Part II (1976). See more »

Goofs

The listing of Twentieth Century-Fox movie titles should not have had "The" as the first word of "Phantom of the Paradise", as this was only four words in its title. See more »

Alternate Versions

The television network version has additional movie clips added for network viewing as well as replacing violent clips from other movies. The additional movie clips are from the movies: The Legacy, Firestarter, Frenzy, The Car, The Ghost Breakers, The Funhouse, This Island Earth, Creature from the Black Lagoon, The Incredible Shrinking Man, King Kong vs. Godzilla, Tarantula, The Deadly Mantis and Fahrenheit 451. See more »

Connections

Features The Thing with Two Heads (1972) See more »

Soundtracks

The Devil Made Me Do It
(uncredited)
Composed and Conducted by John Beal
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good movie!
30 April 1999 | by jaws!See all my reviews

terror in the aisies is a movie about countless horror,and crime triller clips. the movie is hosted by donald pleasence,and nancy allen. they tell all about horror movies. like why they are made,and why we like them so much. i thought it was a good entertaining movie. not just horror clips,but people watching them as they're playing,and pleasence,and nancy allen telling all the tricks,and trades of mostly horror,and crime trillers.i give terror in the aisles *** out of ****


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