The Slayer

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Slayer (1982, USA) is a Horror film directed by J.S. Cardone.


Main Details

  • Released in 1982
  • Color
  • Running Time: 86 Min
  • Production Co: The International Picture Show Company
  • Directed by J.S. Cardone
  • Written by J.S. Cardone, Bill Ewing
  • Starring Sarah Kendall, Frederick Flynn, Carol Kottenbrook
  • Produced by Lloyd N. Adams Jr., Bill Ewing, Anne Kimmel, Gerald T. Olson
  • Music by Robert Folk
  • Cinematography by Karen Grossman
  • Film Editing by M. Edward Salier

Plot Summary

  • Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural beast drawn to Kay who dreams of its killings.

Also Known As

  • Nightmare Island
  • Brazil - The Slayer - o Assassino
  • Finland - Kirottujen saari | Pelon orjat
  • Greece - Ο σφαγέας
  • Mexico - El maleficio satánico
  • Norway - Nattens bøddel


  • Is it a Nightmare? Or is it...
  • Anticipate a web of diabolical terror
  • Terror strikes again and again.
  • She searched through the dark corridors of the unknown only to find ... The Slayer
  • This time your nightmare is real.
  • Tonight you will meet...
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