The House on Sorority Row
The House on Sorority Row (1983)

Mark Rosman broke away from mentor Brian DePalma to direct this slasher flick, about a group of sorority girls who hatch a scheme to knock off their oppressive housemother, only to find themselves stalked by another killer.

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: January 21, 1983
DVD Release Date: November 21, 2000
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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

Easily the best slasher of 1983 (not a high bar).

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James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

an interesting and generally entertaining addition to a genre that is often characterized by a lack of creativity and mindless repetition

Brian Orndorf

Creative particulars are unexpectedly tight, with writer/director Mark Rosman investing in suspense over pure exploitation, though the basics in nudity, bloodshed, and screamy panic are covered.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis awful it begs to be watched.

Heather Wixson
Dread Central

If you've never experienced the horrors of what happened that fateful evening at the Pi Theta House, this would definitely be an excellent introduction.

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Dustin Putman

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Flixster Audience Score: 35% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
The House on Sorority Row is an overlooked Slasher that deserves to be rediscovered by genre fans. The film relies on the typical genre elements which… More
Adam Mahler
uncliched shots, edited for speed and sometimes Dressed-to-Kill-like dreaminess, and the sex in this slasher film is as much a female fantasy as a male one;… More
Lee ?
Not as gory or sleazy as your typical 80's slasher, but it's better made than most. Good acting, well mounted suspense and an effective musical score… More
Cassandra Maples
This slasher pic from the 80's is fondly remembered by fans of the genre - but not by many others. Which is a shame - this film is on a level with the… More
Aj V
An average college themed slasher horror film. It has a couple of surprises here and there, but it's pretty predictable. overall, it's just okay.
A.D. Villarreal
A forgotten slasher that rises well above others of its kind.