16,143 total votes
Salem's Lot

Salem's Lot

Salem's Lot is a 1979 American television adaptation of the novel of the same name by Stephen King. Directed by Tobe Hooper and starring David Soul and James Mason, the plot revolves around a writer returning to his home town and discovers the citizens are turning into vampires. It combines elements of both the vampire film and haunted house subgenres. ... more on Wikipedia

Salem's Lot is ranked on...

#120 of 591 The Best '70s Movies 71.9k VOTES This list of the best movies of the '70s includes all of the top films from the 1970s, including some of the best movies eve...
#455 of 672 The Most Overrated Movies of All Time 744k VOTES The most overrated movies of all time in one list, ranked in order of how overrated they really are. Being overrated doesn't...
#11 of 52 The Best Movies Based on Stephen King Books 59.8k VOTES Horror writer Stephen King ranks among the most prolific of contemporary American authors. This is a complete list of featur...
#5 of 13 The Best Jump Scares In Stephen King Movies 2.2k VOTES Jump scares are essential to cinematic horror, and Stephen King movies are no exception. A good jump scare will make yo...
#25 of 120 The Best Movies of 1979 6.5k VOTES List of the best movies of 1979, with movie trailers when available. In 1979 films like Apocalypse Now had us quoting memora...
#26 of 42 The Greatest Shows & Movies About Vampires 3.5k VOTES Throughout all of horror—whether it be film, TV, or literature—there are no other monsters who quite compare to vampires. Th...
#9 of 132 The Best '70s Horror Movies 50.7k VOTES List of the best '70s horror movies, ranked by horror buffs, film buffs, and Ranker buffs. President Richard Nixon’s resigna...
#11 of 95 The Greatest Vampire Movies of All Time 94k VOTES A list of the favorite vampire movies voted on by the Ranker Community. This is a Crowdranked list, so if you don't see...
#5 of 161 The Best Horror Movies Rated PG 2.9k VOTES This list of PG horror movies is ranked from best to worst so you can find your next favorite family-friendly horror mo...
#3 of 23 The Best Vampire Movies Based on Books 3.4k VOTES What are the best movies based on vampire books? Films based on vampire novels have been around since director F.W. Murnau h...
#37 of 97 The Best James Mason Movies 3.4k VOTES List of the best James Mason movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. James Mason's highest grossing...
#8 of 32 The Best Bonnie Bedelia Movies 379 VOTES List of the best Bonnie Bedelia movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Bonnie Bedelia's highest gr...

Salem's Lot is also found on...

All Vampire Movies: List of Vampire Movies and Vampire Films David Soul TV Show/Series Credits List of All Movies Released in 1979