Hell Night
Hell Night (1981)

This plodding, derivative slasher opus -- a surprise box-office hit -- stars Exorcist vet Linda Blair as one of a quartet of sorority and fraternity pledges required to spend the title evening of their initiation inside the spooky Garth… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 28, 1981
DVD Release Date: August 24, 1999
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

In that rare company of slasher films that aren't just good by the standards of their subgenre, but manage to round the corner to being legitimately good works of horror cinema.

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Dustin Putman

A worthwhile entry into the 80's mad-slasher wave.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Hell Night brought out the gimp at least a decade before Pulp Fiction was even a twinkle in Quentin Tarantino's eye.

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Scott Weinberg

Quaintly entertaining combination of slasher stuff and haunted mansion material.

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Flixster Audience Score: 46% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Trapped overnight in a haunted mansion with a homicidal maniac and doomed to making all the moves movies 30 years later would make serious fun of… More
Aj V
This movie starts out like a typical college prank haunted house story with the students joking around and then maybe the house really is haunted. It… More
Alex roy
Effective Slasher, Hell Night is a fun treat despite its flaws. The film is an underrated horror yarn that stars Linda Blair and Vincent Van Patten. With… More
Lee ?
Disappointingly average slasher which takes a while to get to the action... and there isn't much once it does get started. Does have a couple of creepy… More
Tim Salmons
Having not seen Hell Night since I was about 12 and having found a used copy, I decided to give it a spin. The only copy of the film that I had seen was a… More
jd cryptic
Hell Night is a creepy little fun horror movie from the 80's. The atmosphere in this movie is amazing, and to me atmosphere is one of the strongest… More

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