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
Found it a little confusing the first time around, but maybe that's just me. It's a classic. A Christmas standard.
Classic slasher. Loved the creepy ending.
Surprisingly good and scary! Highly recommend.
Can't believe I never saw this before. Great 70s horror-suspense. Believable characters, great spooky sound effects, and a lot of mystery.
Classic slasher horror movie! Loved it!