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‪Top 10 Iconic Horror Movie Moments
10. 'Transformation'- Jack painfully transforms into a werewolf (John Landis, 1981). 
9. 'The Tape'- The ghost possessing the haunted video tape crawls through the tv (Gore Verbinski, 2002).  
8. 'The Phone Booth'- A neighborhood woman takes shelter in a phone booth as the titular animals attack (Alfred Hitchcock,1963).  
7. 'Video Diary'- An extreme close-up of Heather Donahue's tearful apologies to her parents ( Daniel Myrick & Eduardo Sánchez, 1999).  
6. 'Shark Attack'- The shark attacks children at the beach, along with the famous theme music (Steven Spielberg, 1975). 
5. 'The Prank'-The titular character has a bucket of pig's blood dumped on her as she is crowned prom queen, resulting in telekinetic mayhem (Brian De Palma, 1976). 
4. 'Bad Signs'- The possessed child's head spins around 360 degrees (William Friedkin, 1973). 
3. 'Redrum'- Wendy discovers the meaning of her son's mysterious sayings as her husband goes crazy (Stanley Kubrick, 1980). 
2. 'Chest Burst'- The seemingly fine Kane begins to cough at dinner, and a baby Xenomorph bursts from his chest (Ridley Scott, 1979). 
1. 'The Shower Scene'- Marion Crane is stabbed to death by a shadowy figure in the shower to the sound of screaming violins (Alfred Hitchcock, 1960).  
Top 10 Bloodiest Movie Scenes
10. 'Bloody Beach'- A swarm of carnivorous fish attack beach-goers, turning the water red (Alexandre Aja, 2010). 
9. 'Chestburster'- Kane 'gives birth' to a baby Xenomorph through his chest (Ridley Scott, 1979). 
8. 'Slashed Throat'- Amy slits Desi's throat in the middle of sex (David Fincher, 2014). 
7. 'Mowing Down the Zombies'- Lionel uses a lawnmower to fight his way through a room full of the undead (Peter Jackson, 1992).  
6. 'Blood Rave'- A club-goer finds himself surrounded by hungry vampires as blood starts to spill from the sprinklers, and he is killed (Stephen Norrington, 1998). 
5. 'Raining Blood'- During the climactic fight, the sky opens up and rains blood on Mia Allen (Fede Alvarez, 2013). 
4. 'Glen's Bed'- Glen Lantz is sucked through his mattress as he falls asleep, releasing a geyser of blood towards his ceiling (Wes Craven, 1984).  
3. 'The Bride vs The Crazy 88'- The Bride takes on Oren Ishii's personal army in a violent fight (Quentin Tarantino, 2003).  
2. 'Pig's Blood at the Prom'- The titular character has a bucket of pig's blood dropped on her when she is crowned prom queen (Brian De Palma, 1976). 
1. 'Blood Elevator'- Elevator doors open, and blood spills out over the floor of the Overlook Hotel (Stanley Kubrick, 1980).  
‪Top 10 Horror Movie Opening Scenes
10. 'Above the Line'- A wire cuts across the dance floor, bisecting everyone except a little girl (Steve Beck, 2002) 
9. 'First Person, First Victims'- After sneaking away to fool around, two camp counselors are murdered, which the audience sees through the eyes of the killer (Sean S. Cunningham, 1980). 
8. 'Peace No More'- A zombified girl attacks a couple, killing the man, and introducing the woman to a world of horror (Zack Snyder, 2004). 
7. 'Industry Kills'- A woman in a nightgown runs down an industrial corridor, as blades are attached to a leather glove (Wes Craven, 1984).  
6. 'Fuzz Out'- Two girls discuss a cursed video tape that one of them has watched (Gore Verbinski, 2002).  
5. 'Man No More'- Don abandons his family in an attack by the infected (Danny Boyle, 2007).  
4. 'Coming of Age'- The title character thinks she is bleeding to death when she gets her first period in the gym shower, and is mocked mercilessly by her classmates (Brian De Palma, 1976).  
3. 'Family Matters'- Young Michael Myers murders his sister (John Carpenter, 1978).  
2. 'Let's Play a Game'- A mysterious killer taunts Casey over the phone, then murders her (Wes Craven, 1996).  
1. 'Skinny Dip, Skinny Dead'- Chrissy goes skinny dipping at night, and is attacked and killed by an unseen shark (Steven Spielberg, 1975).  
Another 10 Scariest Opening Scenes In Horror
10. 'Don't Mess with a Gypsy'- The fate of a young boy foreshadows the experience of the protagonist (Sam Raimi, 2009). 
9. 'Home Invasion'- In what seems to be a typical slasher opening, Adam finds his girlfriend Talia's dead body, with the movie title written in blood on the mirror (Adam Wingard, 2011). 
8. 'Not Your Usual Club Scene'- An entire dance floor of nightclub-goers is slaughtered when the host releases a giant lawnmower-like device (Marcus Dunstan, 2012).  
7. 'Keep them Burning'- An introduction to the importance of Halloween spirit, Emma is killed for blowing out Jack-O-Lanterns too early (Michael Dougherty, 2007).  
6. 'Family Drama'- A man is seen preparing for the day and whistling, walking past the slaughtered remains of his family on the way out (Joseph Ruben, 1987).  
5. 'A Day at the Beach'- A girl runs away from an unseen threat near her house, and makes a phone call to her loved ones on the beach. A quick cut reveals her mangled body (David Robert Mitchell, 2014).  
4. 'Fire Safety'- A seemingly innocent girl is tied to a stake pleading with her father, until she is confronted with fire and reveals herself to be possessed before being burned (Fede Alvarez, 2013). 
3. 'Roadside Assistance'- This anthology movie is opened with two men in a car, and swapping favorite episodes of the TV show the movie is based on (John Landis et al, 1983). 
2. 'Have You Checked the Children?'- A babysitter is tormented by a mysterious caller asking her if she's checked the children (Fred Walton, 1979).  
1. 'A Cemetery Stroll'- Johnny tries to scare his sister Barbara as they walk through a graveyard, until he is killed by a zombie (George A. Romero, 1968). 
Top 10 Best Horror Movie Endings
10. 'Dragged into the Darkness'- Ángela reaches for her camera and screams as the infected drag her off (Jaume Balagueró & Paco Plaza, 2007).  
9. 'Wait here... See What Happens' Two survivors sit by a fire, both unsure if the other is still human (John Carpenter, 1982). 
8. 'Hello Zepp'- The 'corpse' that lay dead on the floor for the duration of the movie stands up and reveals itself to be the killer (James Wan, 2004).  
7. 'Camera Drop'- Heather's screams are heard as she drops her camera and it cuts to black ( Daniel Myrick & Eduardo Sánchez, 1999).  
6. 'Instant Regret'- David mercy-kills everyone else in the car, including his son, seconds before the US Marines roll into view (Frank Darabont, 2007).  
5. 'Awake or Not?'- Both the characters' and audience's collective relief is dashed as a bladed glove pull Nancy's mom through a window (Wes Craven, 1984).  
4. 'Oh My God, She's a Boy'- Angela screams and stands naked, as the camera zooms out to reveal that she is physically masculine (Robert Hiltzik, 1983).  
3. 'Dead The Whole Time'- In one of the best known movie twists, Dr. Malcolm Crowe is revealed to have died at the beginning of the movie when he was shot (M. Night Shyamalan, 1999). 
2. 'Survivor's Guilt' Sue Snell, the lone survivor of prom night, dreams of visiting the title character's grave, where a hand pops out of the earth and grabs her (Brian De Palma, 1976). 
1. 'Mama's Boy'- The voice of Mrs. Bates states that she 'wouldn't even harm a fly' as Norman looks into the camera and smiles (Alfred Hitchcock, 1960). 
‪Top 10 Scariest Movie Endings
10. 'You Called?'- Helen's widower calls her name out of grief, inadvertently summoning her ghost, who kills him (Bernard Rose, 1992). 
9. 'That's a Good Boy'- Norman Bates, now in police custody, thinks in his mothers voice, looks into the camera, and smiles (Alfred Hitchcock, 1960).  
8. 'Fiendish Photo Finish'- Elise takes a picture that reveals Josh is still possessed (James Wan, 2010).  
7. 'Get the Raid'- Adam Bell wanders into his living room to find a giant tarantula on the wall (Denis Villeneuve2013).  
6. 'Button, Button, Who's Got the...'- Christine realizes her boyfriend grabbed the envelope with the cursed button, she falls onto the train tracks, and is sucked into the earth (Sam Raimi, 2009). 
5. 'The Camera Never Lies'- Ángela reaches for her camera and screams as she is dragged into the darkness by the infected (Jaume Balagueró & Paco Plaza, 2007).  
4. 'Stay Out of the Basement'- Heather finds Mike staring at a wall in the basement, before something causes her to scream and drop her camera ( Daniel Myrick & Eduardo Sánchez, 1999). 
3. 'His Father's Eyes'- The protagonist finds her new baby with her neighbors, who inform her he was fathered by Satan (Roman Polanski, 1968).  
2. 'Car Pool Ain't Cool'- In what seems to be a calm scene, a familiarly patterned car drives off by itself, and a gloved hand pulls Nancy's mother through a window (Wes Craven, 1984). 
1. 'Go Ask Alice'- Alice is floating calmly in a canoe on Crystal Lake, when a decaying Jason pops out of the water, dragging her in (Sean S. Cunningham, 1980).  
Another Top 10 Scariest Movie Endings
10. 'Camera Rush'- Micah's body is flung at the camera, and a bloodstained Katie stands in the doorway and rushes at the screen. (Oren Peli, 2007) 
9. 'Miss-Direction'- We realize the rescue crew is digging in the wrong place as Paul's damaged coffin fills up with sand, suffocating him. (Rodrigo Cortés, 2010) 
8. 'Hail Paimon'- Annie's son Peter dies and is possessed by the demon Paimon. When he rises, he is hailed as a demon king. (Ari Aster, 2018) 
7. 'Peter All Along'- Angela is revealed to be the killer, and is in fact her thought-to-be-dead brother Peter, raised as a girl by their aunt. (Robert Hiltzik, 1983) 
6. 'Virgin Sacrifice'- Sergeant Howie is revealed to be the intended sacrifice from the beginning, and is burnt alive inside the titular structure. (Robin Hardy, 1973) 
5. 'Jack on Ice'- Jack freezes to death in the hedge maze, but the film concludes by showing him included in a picture from a party at the hotel. (Stanley Kubrick, 1980) 
4. 'Still in the Cave'- Sarah realizes her escape was a hallucination, and she is still trapped in the cave with the crawlers closing in for the kill. (Neil Marshall, 2005) 
3. 'Adorable Antichrist'- Robert Thorn tries to kill the antichrist Damien in a church, but is shot by the police. Damien is adopted by the President of the United States. (Richard Donner, 1976) 
2. 'Ambiguous Ending'- After maybe hiring a hit man to kill her lover, Diane is plagued by visions and voices and in her apartment until she commits suicide. (David Lynch, 2001) 
1. 'Beyond the Grave'- Sue Snell, the only survivor of the prom massacre, goes to place flowers on the title characters grave, but is grabbed by a bloody hand that shoots up from the earth. (Brian De Palma, 1976) 
‪Top 10 EPIC Final Showdowns In Horror Movies
10. 'Sydney Prescott vs Billy Loomis and Stu Macher'- The ghostface killer is revealed to be played by two people, with both trying to take Sydney out for breaking the rules and losing her virginity (Wes Craven, 1996).  
9. 'Laurie Strode vs Michael Myers'- Brother fights sister two decades after their original confrontation (Steve Miner, 1998). 
8. 'Jay, Paul, Kelly, and Yara vs The Entity'- These four friends lure the entity into a swimming pool, trying to electrocute it, and eventually shooting it (David Robert Mitchell, 2014). 
7. 'R.J. MacReady vs Title Creature'- MacReady faces the titular shapeshifter, and burns the entire Antarctic base to prevent it from freezing again (John Carpenter, 1982). 
6. 'Father Damian Karass vs Pazuzu'- Father Karass convinces the demon to possess him instead of the young girl, and throws himself out of a window and down a flight of stairs, killing them both (William Friedkin, 1973).  
5. 'Movie Title'- The two slasher superstars go at it near crystal lake, with the real winner being left ambiguous as a severed head winks at the camera (Ronny Yu, 2003).  
4. 'Mia Allen vs The Abomination'- Mia is the only character left to fight the demons, and removes her own hand with a chainsaw as the sky rains blood (Fede Alvarez, 2013). 
3. 'Chief Martin Brody vs the Shark'- Brody, balancing on a wrecked boat, manages to shoot a scuba tank in the mouth of the shark, exploding it (Steven Spielberg, 1975).  
2. 'Everything vs Everyone'- Marty and Dana push the System Purge button, causing the elevator doors to open and all of the facility's monsters are released on the team of guards sent to control them (Drew Goddard, 2012). 
1. 'Ellen Ripley vs the Queen'- Ripley dons a power-loader mech suit to fight the Xenomorph Queen (James Cameron, 1986).  
Top 10 Horror Movie Unmasking Moments
10. Polite Leader- The leader of the group trying to break into the Sandin's house reveals his face to them on camera. (James DeMonaco, 2013) 
9. The Masked Man- A man breaking into the house of a deaf woman shows his face to show his ambivalence towards concealing his identity. (Mike Flanagan, 2016)  
8. Sam- The creepy kid present throughout the anthology gets his burlap-sack pumpkin mask ripped off during a fight in the last segment, revealing a face not entirely human (Michael Dougherty, 2007) 
7. Tomás/Simón- Laura removes the burlap sack from the face of a child's body she believes to belong to the ghostly Tomás, revealing it instead to be her son Simón. (J.A. Bayona, 2007)  
6. Lamb Mask- Erin fights back against the group attacking her and her fiance's family, revealing the assailant in the lamb mask to be a hired assassin sought out by her brother-in-law. (Adam Wingard, 2011) 
5. Dr. Hannibal Lecter- The cannibal doctor escapes his cell by skinning a guards face and wearing it over his own, revealing himself in the ambulance and attacking the driver. (Jonathan Demme, 1991) 
4. Michael Myers- As Michael continues to hunt down the members of his family, he seems to be remorseful at the idea of killing his niece, who convinces him to show her his face. (Dominique Otherin-Girard, 1989) 
3. Leatherface-Although not revealed in the original, this cannibal killer's face is shown in the remake when he is shown making a second mask of human skin. (Marcus Nispel, 2003) 
2. Billy Loomis & Stu Macher- Billy and Stu reveal to Sidney that not only is Billy not dead, but also that they've been working together to assume the identity of the ghostface killer. (Wes Craven, 1996) 
1. Jason Voorhees- In the first movie featuring the iconic hockey mask, Jason removes his mask untangling himself from a rope during a barn-fight with Chris. (Steve Miner, 1982) 
Top 10 Terrifying Animal Attacks in Movies
10. 'Hellhound Chase'- Robert Thorn is attacked by a Hellhound protecting his demonic son (John Moore, 2006). 
9. 'Spider in the Shower'- A spider jumps on Molly when she is vulnerable in the shower (Frank Marshall, 1990).  
8. 'Title Animal and the Car'- The titular rabid Saint Bernard traps Donna and her son in their car, and attacks from the unexpected side of the car (1983).  
7. 'Bruce Le vs a Bull'- Huang Lung, a Kung Fu master, fights a bull with his bare hands (Bruce Le, 1980).  
6. 'The Lion Sleeps Tonight'- Col. John Henry Patterson tries to use a fire to catch a lion, but ends up hunted by it (Stephen Hopkins, 1996).  
5. 'When Wolves Attack'- Liam Neeson's character, Ottaway, defends himself from wolves (Joe Carnahan, 2011). 
4. 'I'm Gonna Kill the Bear'- Charles Morse uses blood to set a trap for a bear, and impales him with a sharpened piece of wood (Lee Tamahori, 1997).  
3. 'T-Rex Breaks Free'- The King of Dinosaurs flips a car and eats a lawyer on the toilet (Steven Spielberg, 1993).  
2. 'Title Animals Attack Gas Station'-Melanie hides in a phone booth as the titular animals attack the town and cause a gas station fire (Alfred Hitchcock, 1963). 
1. 'Chrissy's Last Swim'- Chrissy goes skinny-dipping in the ocean at night, only to be killed by a shark (Steven Spielberg, 1975).  
Top 10 Monstrous Animal Attack Scenes
10. 'Bunnies, Floppy, Hoppy, Bunnies'- Giant mutant rabbits attack members of a small town (William F. Claxton, 1972).  
9. 'Caught in a Web'- A giant spider attacks Ashley Parker, and traps her against the wall, but is shot by her mother (Ellory Elkayem, 2002).  
8. 'Get the Antennae'- The characters realize that the giant ants are greatly compromised without their antennae (Gordon Douglas, 1954).  
7. 'Busting a Gut'- A giant parasitic arachnid burrows itself inside Panic, and later violently bursts out of him (Tony Randel, 1993).  
6. 'Rodents of Unusual Size'- An ROUS attacks Westly and Buttercup in the Fire Swamp (Rob Reiner, 1987). 
5. 'Broke into the Wrong Rec Room'- A Couple is attacked by Graboids, but were lucky enough to hide in a rec room stocked with guns and ammunition (Ron Underwood, 1990).  
4. 'The Basilisk'- Protagonist Harry goes up against the monster attacking his school in the titular location (Chris Columbus, 2002).  
3. 'Mutations'- Katniss, Peeta, and Cato go up against mutated dogs, sent by the game makers to narrow down their numbers (Gary Ross, 2012).  
2. 'Swallowed Whole'- The titular snake swallows Paul Serone whole, resulting in a POV shot of the inside of the snake (Luis Llosa, 1997). 
1. 'Shelob'- Frodo is stung by a giant shadow spider, but is saved by a returning Sam (Peter Jackson, 2003). 

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