The Horror Show
The Horror Show (1989)

This muddled attempt at creating a new supernatural serial killer franchise (in the mode of Freddy Krueger in the Nightmare on Elm Street series) features perennial movie thug Brion James as sadistic mass murderer Max Jenke, who hacked up… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: April 28, 1989
DVD Release Date: February 15, 2004
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Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

As a fright flick, The Horror Show fails miserably. As a piece of camp, however, it's fantastic - a total trip from start to finish.

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Andreas Samuelson

Dull Elm Street rip.

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Scott Weinberg

Killer from beyond the grave stupidness.

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Flixster Audience Score: 27% Flixster User Reviews
Cory Taylor
The Horror Show was conceived as a obedient capitalization of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise from Friday the 13th producer Sean S. Cunningham but for… More
Christopher Brown
I really enjoyed the hell out of this when it came out, though I had no clue it was originally a house sequel, and there is no way to know from watching the… More
Phil Hubbs
Originally this wasn't anything to do with the 'House' horror franchise so I've read. It seems the same crew made this film but it was an… More
Robert C
The one star is out of respect for Lance Hinriksen, aside from his presence this film was probably one of the worst films that I have seen in a very long while.… More