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Do You Know Your Horror Movie Moms?

In honor of Mama, hitting theaters today, here are questions related to the most memorable horror movie matriarchs.

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  1. 1. Friday the 13th

    Before Jason Voorhees picked up his machete in Friday the 13th Part 2, Mrs. Voorhees did all the heavy lifting. What was her name?

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    Penelope
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    Incorrect
    Paula
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pamela
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Prudence
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Pamela.

  2. 2. Rosemary's Baby

    Speaking of names, what does Rosemary name her son, the spawn of Satan, in Rosemary's Baby?

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    Damien
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    Incorrect
    Adrian
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    Florian
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    Incorrect
    Satan, Jr.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Adrian.

  3. 3. Aliens

    What is Ripley's classic line when defending Newt from the Queen Mother? Hint: it was quoted incorrectly in Scream 2.

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    "Stay away from her, you bitch."
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    "Step away from her, you bitch."
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    Incorrect
    "Get away from her, you bitch."
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    "Not without my daughter, you bitch."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Get away from her, you bitch."

  4. 4. The Shining

    Shelley Duvall plays Wendy Torrance, who watches in horror as her husband goes mad. What award was Duvall nominated for?

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    Academy Award
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    Incorrect
    Golden Globe
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    Incorrect
    Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award
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    Razzie Award
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Razzie Award.

  5. 5. A Nightmare on Elm Street

    In A Nightmare on Elm Street, Marge tells her daughter Nancy the story of Fred Krueger. What are her unsettling words of comfort?

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    "He's dead, honey, because Mommy killed him."
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    "Mommy made sure he could never hurt anyone else."
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    "Mommy's always watching you."
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    "If he wants you, he'll have to come through Mommy first."
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "He's dead, honey, because Mommy killed him."

  6. 6. It's Alive

    In 1974's It's Alive, it's not the mother who kills people: it's the baby. Who directed this campy horror classic?

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    Larry Cohen
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    Incorrect
    Herschell Gordon Lewis
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    Incorrect
    Wes Craven
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    Incorrect
    Russ Meyer
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Larry Cohen.

  7. 7. Psycho

    Spoiler alert: Norman Bates is his Mother in Psycho. How many people does he kill on screen?

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    1
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    Incorrect
    2
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    Incorrect
    3
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    Incorrect
    4
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    2.

  8. 8. The Mother of Tears

    Dario Argento's The Mother of Tears concludes a trilogy he began in 1977 with which film?

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    Deep Red
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    Incorrect
    Tenebrae
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    Incorrect
    Suspiria
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Inferno
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Suspiria.

  9. 9. Mother's Day

    The 2010 remake of 1980's Mother's Day was directed by Darren Lynn Bousman. Which of the following horror films did he not direct?

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    Saw
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    Incorrect
    Saw II
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    Incorrect
    Saw III
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    Incorrect
    Saw IV
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Saw.

  10. 10. Scream

    In Scream, Billy taunts Sidney by saying her mother was "a slut-bag whore who flashed her shit all over town like she was" which actress?

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    Jennifer Love Hewitt
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    Incorrect
    Michelle Pfeiffer
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    Incorrect
    Sharon Stone
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    Incorrect
    Neve Campbell
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Sharon Stone.

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