With Halloween around the corner, there’s only about a week left to watch the scariest of scary movies. After all, that’s what Halloween is about, right? Here is a list of top 5 scary movies that will put you in the Halloween spirit.
1. The Exorcist
This terrifying movie will have you on the edge of your seat while you watch a 12-year-old girl get possessed by an evil spirit as an exorcist tries to save her.
2. The Silence of the Lambs
Based on a true story, this psychological thriller depicts the story of Dr. Hannibal Lecter and FBI agent, Clarice Starling, who tries to understand the mind of a murderer by interviewing the psychotic cannibal.
When a murderer escapes after being institutionalized his whole life, he stalks a high school girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the neighborhood streets. Filled with lots and lots of gore, this movie will have you questioning your choice of walking the streets on Halloween night.
4. A Nightmare on Elm Street
After a lynch mob kills him, Freddie Krueger decides to take out his anger on their children, in their dreams. Having trouble sleeping? This movie will definitely keep you wide awake.
5. Amityville Horror
Yet another movie based on a true story, newlyweds move into a house where a murder had been committed. While living in the house, they experience strange things that drive them away. After this, you’ll never want to step foot (let alone move) into an old house.
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