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    13 Children's Movies That Aren't Considered "Horror" Movies, But Really Should Be

    The VHS says "Rated G," but my therapy bill says otherwise.

    Hi, I'm Allie, and I've absolutely LOVED horror movies for as long as I can remember.

    I often wonder where this love of all things ~morbid~ began, but I realized recently that a lot of my favorite films from childhood are actually hardcore horror films in clever disguises.

    So, with this in mind, I decided to gather some of the freakiest movies from my youth. You're welcome (for the nightmares):

    1. Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (1971)

    2. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)

    3. Pee Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

    4. Jumanji (1995)

    5. Matilda (1996)

    6. The Brave Little Toaster (1987)

    7. The Dark Crystal (1982)

    8. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

    9. Babes in Toyland (1961)

    10. Watership Down (1978)

    11. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

    12. The Wizard of Oz (1939)

    13. Return to Oz (1985)

    Do you agree that these are just horror films in disguise? What were some movies that scarred you for life growing up? Sound off in the comments below!