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19 Horror Movie Final Girls Who Are So Badass It Hurts

They came. They saw. They conquered.

In case you're wondering, a Final Girl is the last character standing in a horror film.

So, in no particular order, here are 19 Final Girls who can help us all channel our inner badass.

1. Julie James, I Know What You Did Last Summer

2. Alice, Resident Evil

3. Sydney Prescott, Scream

4. Alice Hardy, Friday the 13th

5. Erin Harson, You're Next

6. Maggie Blaire, Cassidy Tappan, and Ellie Morris, Sorority Row

7. Erin, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003 remake)

8. Jesse Walsh, A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

9. Dana Polk, The Cabin in the Woods

10. Natalie Simon, Urban Legend

11. Nancy Thompson, A Nightmare on Elm Street

12. Chris Washington, Get Out

13. Madison "Maddie" Young, Hush

14. Mia Allen, Evil Dead

15. Kelli Presley, Black Christmas

16. Anita "Needy" Lesnicki, Jennifer's Body

17. Sally Hardesty, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

18. Laurie Strode, Halloween

19. Max Cartwright, The Final Girls