Directed by Bob Clark
During a festive Yuletide party, a group of sorority sisters receive a creepy call from someone who claims he’s going to kill them all. The girls soon realize the threats were serious, when one by one, they each fall prey to the mysterious maniac. After directing two relatively ignored horror flicks which later became cult classics (CHILDREN SHOULDN’T PLAY WITH DEAD THINGS & DEATHDREAM), a Christmas miracle made Bob Clark’s 1974 classic a hit. A huge influence on John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN, BLACK CHRISTMAS is frequently credited with helping spawn the slasher subgenre.
This horror classic about a killer stalking sorority girls on Xmas helped spawn the slasher genre.
Cast: Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder
The most nuts killer I've ever seen in a slasher. Shot in a house built with dark ornate wood in winter, there are so many reasons to put this one on again.
A pretty solid movie for such an oldie. The killer was creepy and unsettling, not too bad.
Absolute must see!
the last frame gave me chills - this still holds up!
The main reason why I gave this movie 5/5 skulls is because this is probably the scariest movie I have ever seen!!!!