New Year's Evil
New Year's Evil (1981)

During a New Year's Eve celebration, a Punk Rock & New Wave show host gets a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered--and she will be the last one.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1981
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

New Year's Evil really is not a very good movie. But as a time capsule? Well, I'd be lying if I said it wasn't entirely watchable on that count.

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Dustin Putman

"New Year's Evil" isn't high art, yet there is something irresistibly fun and darkly charming about this early-'80s slasher pic.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Offers gore and no more.

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Flixster Audience Score: 16% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
New Year's Evil is another in a long line of slasher movies based around major holidays. It also features a hard rock soundtrack based around the theme… More
Anthony Valletta
80's slasher is a rip off of much better films.
AJ Verser
For some reason I really liked this movie, I suppose it was mostly because of the great ending, it was a fantastic twist, if you ask me. But, yes most of the… More
Dann Michalski
A second rate B-horror film, New Year's Evil has an interesting concept but goes about it rather poorly. The story follows a killer who calls into a punk… More