Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Cast: David Soul, James Mason, Lance Kerwin, Bonnie Bedelia, Lew Ayres, Ed Flanders, Fred Willard, Julie Cobb, Kenneth McMillan, Geoffrey Lewis, Barney McFadden, Marie Windsor, Bonnie Bartlett, George Dzundza, Elisha Cook Jr., Clarissa Kaye-Mason, Ned Wilson, Barbara Babcock, Joshua Bryant, James Gallery, Brad Savage, Ronnie Scribner, Reggie Nalder
Directed by: Tobe Hooper
Written by: Stephen King & Paul Monash
Production: Warner Bros. Television
Release Date: November 17th, 1979
What's a list of Halloween/horror/whatever movies without one based off a Stephen King novel?! Salem's Lot (1979) is the first vampire movie that I ever saw, so it is what I base vampires on -- No sparkly vampires for me! If you haven't seen this 70's TV movie, then you need to get on this one.