17 Horror Movie Moments That Are As Underrated As They Are Horrifying
So unappreciated it's SCARY! (Listen, I tried...)
We recently asked horror lovers in our BuzzFeed Community, "What is the scariest horror movie scene that gets absolutely zero credit?" and they DID NOT disappoint! Here are just a few of the horror movie scenes that fans believe are as terrifying as they are underrated:
WARNING: Due to the nature of this post, there are some spoilers ahead. Also, due to the nature of the genre in question, there are some graphic depictions of violence, so please proceed with caution!
1. The opening, It Follows (2015)
2. The tongue click, Hereditary (2018)
3. The roof alien, Signs (2002)
4. The reveal, The Boy (2016)
5. The crab walk, The Exorcist (1973)
6. The computer, Sinister (2012)
7. The police station, The Babadook (2014)
8. The trash bag, Audition (1999)
9. The spider, The Thing (1982)
10. The twist, High Tension (2003)
11. The dance, Suspiria (2018)
12. The game, The Visit (2015)
13. The horse, The Ring (2002)
14. The jump scare, The Sixth Sense (1999)
15. The batteries, Child's Play (1988)
16. The bells, The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
17. And finally — the soundtrack, Us (2019)
Now it's your turn! Can you top these? What horror movie scene deserves more credit for being nightmare-inducing? Share yours in the comments below!
Some responses were edited for length and/or clarity.