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    21 Controversial Horror Movie Opinions That Will Probably Start Fights In The Comments

    "Possessed/killer dolls aren’t scary..."

    We recently asked members of our BuzzFeed Community, "What is your most aggressively unpopular horror movie opinion?" and, WHEW BUDDY, they did NOT hold back! Here are just a few of the most awe-inducing opinions shared:

    1. "Sidney Prescott is not only the best final girl, but the best protagonist of any horror movie."

    Dimension Films

    "As the Scream movies progressed, so did her survival skills. She learned from her mistakes enough to win every single time. Laurie Strode may be the original Final Girl, but compared to Sidney, she’s got nothing."


    2. "The A Nightmare on Elm Street remake is the only remotely scary film in the whole franchise."

    Warner Bros. Pictures

    "None of the original films are actually scary."


    3. "Possessed/killer dolls aren’t scary."

    Trimark Pictures

    "The movie Dolly Dearest set this opinion in stone for me. It's a killer doll movie from the '70s, and I fell asleep in the first 10 minutes."


    4. "Rosemary’s Baby is an awful movie with an even more awful twist."

    Paramount Pictures

    "But the acting was good...I’ll give it that."


    5. "Foreign horror movies are far better than anything Hollywood has ever put out."

    Ringu/Rasen Production Committee

    "And that's that on that."


    6. "The Mist was ruined by its ending."


    "The movie has a fairly high Rotten Tomatoes score for a horror movie, and it wasn’t too bad...but the ENDING ruined it. I love rewatching horror films to catch things I hadn't seen before, but I CANNOT rewatch The Mist because the ending just pissed me off so bad. One of the worst endings to a film I have ever seen."


    7. "Get Out and Us should NOT be classified as horror movies."

    Universal Pictures

    "Absolutely nothing against these movies but, personally, I don’t consider them horror. I think they're more thrillers than horror."


    8. "The Conjuring cinematic universe is one of the best mainstream horror franchises of all time."

    Warner Bros. Pictures

    "They're all so stupid and fun. I absolutely love them."


    9. "The Blair Witch Project is okay. Just okay."

    Artisan Entertainment

    "It's not terrible, but I was super excited to watch it because I was told it was 'terrifying.' In reality, it was underwhelming."


    10. "The Saw franchise isn’t actually THAT bad."

    Lions Gate Films

    "Like, sure, it kind of lost the story after the third film, but they’re all really fun films that I genuinely enjoy rewatching!"


    11. "Doctor Sleep is a great horror film, and it is severely underrated."

    Warner Bros. Pictures

    "The acting and story are great, and it really gives me the creeps. Unfortunately, I think it came out too soon after IT Chapter 2 (which I also loved), so it didn’t even get the proper spotlight it so sorely deserved."


    12. "Alien is boring."

    20th Century Fox

    "I lost interest before the film was halfway through. It's not even a little bit scary."


    13. "The Final Destination series (excluding the fourth installment) is AMAZING."

    New Line Cinema

    "I don’t care what anyone says! Sure, the acting is average at best, but the total concept and overall story is terrifying."


    14. "The scariest character in Pet Sematary is Zelda."

    Paramount Pictures

    "The scariest character in the old film, the new film, AND the book is neither resurrected Church nor resurrected Rachel nor resurrected The scariest character is, was, and always will be the little girl with the spinal condition Rachel's parents kept in the basement: Zelda."


    15. "Jack Nicholson being cast as Jack in The Shining ruined the movie."

    Warner Bros.

    "It took away from the gradual sense of a man losing his mind when the actor is known for acting so stereotypically ‘crazy’ to begin with."


    16. "The real villain in Jaws is the mayor, not the shark."

    Universal Pictures

    "People were getting KILLED, but he chose to keep the beaches open. The shark was just being a shark?!"


    17. "One of the most brilliant horror films ever made is Coraline."

    Focus Features

    "It may be aimed at children, but it’s better than 90% of 'horror' films out there. I had nightmares for weeks, but now it’s one of my favorite films. A brilliant plot, creepy ghost children, and The Other Mother...YIKES."


    18. "Grave Encounters seems like a dumb movie, but it’s one of the scariest movies I’ve ever seen."

    Tribeca Film

    "It’s a found footage movie about a ghost hunters-type of show where no one on the show believes in ghosts, but then they go to a place that’s ACTUALLY haunted, and the things that happen are so eerie and wild."


    19. "James Wan is the best horror director right now."


    "He's responsible for the first Saw, Insidious, and most of The Conjuring cinematic universe...he's the absolute best out there right now."


    20. "The Boy is the most original, underrated horror film to come out in the last five years."


    "The twist ending was so unexpected and, watching it again, it made me fully appreciate all the details! I can't wait to see the prequel, which just came out in theaters!"


    21. And finally: "Gory 'torture porn' movies might not be GOOD, but it's fun to be grossed out sometimes."


    "Sure, they aren't cinematic masterpieces, but they're still enjoyable to watch."


    Now it's your turn! What is YOUR most aggressively unpopular horror movie opinion? Share in the comments below! Fight! Fight! Fight!

    Some entries have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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