Do invincible or fallible monsters scare you more in horror movies?
My friends and I often debate this question. I tend to be more scared by human killers or monsters than can beaten, as I know there's at least some hope for the protagonists to overcome them. For example, films like The Strangers or The Descent feature these foes.
Many of my friends think invincible creatures are scarier as there's nothing you can really do to stop them. Maybe placate or stall, but rarely beat. Most ghost and demon movies are example of this, like Paranormal Activity.
by Katherine Sanger 12 months ago
Do you think that horror movies negatively influence society?This is meant to be purposely open and interpreted however you like - do they cause crime? Nightmares? Insomnia? Lack of respect? What do you think?
by Thomas Byers 6 years ago
What’s the scariest movie you’ve ever seen? Do you like horror movies? Why or why not?Mine was the Mummy's Hand from 1940 which was a black and white movie but I think it was the best ever. They just made better horror movies back then. My next one is the original Amityville Horror which was in...
by j-u-i-c-e 2 years ago
Why are there so many bad horror movies?I know you could ask this about any genre, but the horror genre has always seemed to me to be particularly bad. I worked in a video store for 13 years and this was always the hardest genre to make recommendations for. Horror buffs (like me) watch horror...
by bonnebartron 8 years ago
Quick question... When you watch horror movies, how far is too far?Is it religious? Blood? What is it that makes a movie "un-watch-able?"
by Grace Marguerite Williams 3 years ago
sleep with the lights on, made you go into your subconscious religious recesses, or asked a friend or relative to stay with you to allay your fears?
by Michelle Liew 4 years ago
What makes a good horror movie?
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