Nightmares (1983)

R 09/09/1983 (US) Science FictionHorror 1h 39m

Nightmares... is this year's sleeper.


A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an arcade whiz kid's obsession with a game leads to deadly consequences. In the third a small town priest loses his faith and decides to leave town, but in the desert is stalked by a mysterious black pick-up truck. In the final story, a family's problem with a rat is larger than they think.

  1. Joseph Sargent


  2. Jeffrey Bloom


  3. Christopher Crowe


Top Billed Cast

  1. Cristina Raines

    Cristina Raines

    Lisa the Wife (segment "Terror in Topanga")

  2. Emilio Estevez

    Emilio Estevez

    J.J. Cooney (segment "Bishop of Battle")

  3. Lance Henriksen

    Lance Henriksen

    MacLeod (segment "The Benediction")

  4. Richard Masur

    Richard Masur

    Steven Houston (segment "Night of the Rat")

  5. Veronica Cartwright

    Veronica Cartwright

    Claire Houston (segment "Night of the Rat")

  6. Moon Unit Zappa

    Moon Unit Zappa

    Pamela (segment "Bishop of Battle")

  7. Tony Plana

    Tony Plana

    Father Luis Del Amo (segment "The Benediction")

  8. Joe Lambie

    Phil the Husband (segment "Terror in Topanga")

  9. Robin Gammell

    Robin Gammell

    The Bishop (segment "The Benediction")

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $6,670,680.00


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