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16 Actors Who, Without A Doubt, Absolutely Nailed Their Scary Movie Roles

Anthony Hopkins is Hannibal Lecter.

We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which actors were perfectly cast in their scary movie roles. Here are the brilliant results:

🚨Warning: Spoilers ahead!

1. Lupita Nyong'o as Adelaide Wilson/Red in Us (2019)

Adeline staring terrifyingly at Red in the cabin while Red holds her face

2. Octavia Spencer as Sue Ann "Ma" Ellington in Ma (2019)

Ma storming out of the house with determination

3. Daniel Kaluuya as Chris Washington in Get Out (2017)

Missy hypnotizing Chris and bringing him to The Sunken Place

4. Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Hannibal trapped in his prison cell, describing how he ate a man's liver with beans and wine

5. Kathy Bates as Annie Wilkes in Misery (1990)

Paul looking for a knife under the mattress while Annie holds it up and asks him if he's looking for it

6. Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates in Psycho (1960)

Norman Bates staring creepily into the camera in his prison cell

7. Tony Todd as Daniel Robitaille/Candyman in Candyman (1992)

Candyman pulling out his hook hand and telling Helen he wants her to be his next victim

8. Sissy Spacek as Carrie White in Carrie (1976)

Carrie's mom backing away from Carrie in the kitchen, questioning her powers, while Carrie cries and tells her it's always been inside of her

9. Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger in A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Freddy Krueger raising his claw and telling the young woman in the alleyway that his weapon was God

10. Jada Pinkett Smith as Maureen Evans in Scream 2 (1997)

Maureen asking her boyfriend for money to get popcorn at the movies

11. Scatman Crothers as Dick Hallorann in The Shining (1980)

Dick telling Danny in the empty kitchen that he isn't scared of anything at the hotel

12. Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Clarice insulting Hannibal that most serial killers collect things from the people they kill, but instead, he ate them

13. Eric Ruffin as Milo in The Transfiguration (2016)

Milo wiping blood off the couch with his finger and tasting it with curiosity

14. Mark Duplass as Josef in Creep (2014)

Josef raising his hand for a high-five

15. Allison Williams as Rose Armitage in Get Out (2017)

Rose eating milk and cereal separately in bed while watching something on her laptop

16. And Toni Collette as Annie Graham in Hereditary (2018)

Annie yelling at her kid with great passion for being mean to her

Note: Submissions have been edited for length and clarity.