In 1985, Ghoulies crawled its way into cinemas. The horror comedy, directed by Luca Bercovici, featured a gang of grotesque demonic creatures who terrorise a collection of unsuspecting victims.
Ghoulies was not a critical success, but the film quickly found a fanbase and developed a cult status. As such, the popularity of the movie led to the release of a series of sequels.
But how many Ghoulies movies are there? For all the ghoulish details and more, keep reading.
The Ghoulies movies in order
To date, there are four entries in the Ghoulies movie series. The films include:
- Ghoulies (1985)
- Ghoulies II (1987)
- Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College (1991)
- Ghoulies IV (1994)
Are the Ghoulies movies all part of the same series?
All four Ghoulies movies are part of the same series, with the movies running in chronological order. However, each entry is the work of a different director.
Luca Bercovici directed Ghoulies, Albert Band directed Ghoulies II, John Carl Buechler directed Ghoulies III, and Jim Wynorski directed Ghoulies IV.
Who are the cast of the Ghoulies movies?
Notable actors in the Ghoulies movie series include Lisa Pelikan, Michael Des Barres, Scott Thomson, Damon Martin, Phil Fondacaro, Evan MackKenzie, Kevin McCarthy, Marcia Wallace, Tony Coz and Barbara Alyn Woods.
What is the best Ghoulies movie?
According to IMDb, the Ghoulies movies are ranked from best to least-best as follows:
- Ghoulies II (1987) – 4.6/10
- Ghoulies (1985) – 4.2/10
- Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College (1991) – 4.0/10
- Ghoulies IV (1994) – 2.8/10
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