Night School

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1981
  • Color
  • Running Time: 88 Min
  • Production Co: Fiducial Resource Industrial | Lorimar Film Entertainment | Paramount Pictures | Resource Films
  • Distribution Co: 20th Century Fox of Germany (1981) (Germany) (theatrical) | Paramount Pictures (1981) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Ken Hughes
  • Written by Ruth Avergon
  • Starring Leonard Mann, Rachel Ward, Drew Snyder
  • Produced by Ruth Avergon, Larry Babb, Marc Gregory Comjean, Bernard Kebadjian, Leon Williams
  • Music by Brad Fiedel
  • Cinematography by Mark Irwin
  • Film Editing by Robert M. Reitano

Plot Summary

  • A Boston police detective (Leonard Mann) blames ritual beheadings on a professor (Drew Snyder) with a live-in assistant (Rachel Ward).

Also Known As

  • Terror Eyes | Argentina (theatrical title) Escuela Nocturna | Argentina (video title) Ojos de terror | Austria - Terror Eyes - Der Frauenköpfer | Brazil - Escola Noturna | Chile (theatrical title) Escuela Nocturna | Chile (video title) Ojos de terror | Denmark - Skrækkens øjne | Spain - Escuela Nocturna | Spain (video title) Ojos de terror | Spain (alternative title) Psicosis 2 | Finland Kauhun varjo | France - Les yeux de la terreur | Greece - Τα μάτια του τρόμου |Italy Il killer della notte | Peru (theatrical title) Escuela Nocturna | Peru (video title) Ojos de terror | Poland - Oczy pelne strachu | Portugal - Olhos de Terror | Venezuela (theatrical title) Escuela Nocturna | Venezuela (video title) Ojos de terror | West Germany (video title) Terror Eyes | Germany - Terror Eyes - Der Frauenköpfer


  • Man is the only animal that kills for pleasure [UK theatrical] [as Terror Eyes]
  • A lesson in terror [USA theatrical] [as Night School]
  • A is for Apple B is for Bed C is for Co-ed D is for Dead F is for Failing to keep your Head! [USA theatrical] [as Night School]
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