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21 Horror Movie–Inspired Tattoos You'll Be ~Dying~ To Get Inked

This one's for the diehard horror movie fans out there.

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We asked the BuzzFeed Community to share their horror movie–inspired ink. Here are the unnerving results.

1. This ink inspired by the original Halloween:

2. This Chucky portrait that will ~leave you in stitches~:

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3. This watercolor rendition of Frankenstein:

4. This single red balloon that will send shivers down your spine:

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"My most recent tattoo is a red balloon from It. My other tattoo is an homage to Alfred Hitchcock, the master of suspense."

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5. This toothy Jaws tat:

6. This classic Ghostface mask with the single scariest line known to Scream fans:

buzzfeed.com, Dimension Films

"I've had a fondness for horror movies my whole life, and Scream has always been my favorite franchise. I decided to finally get a tribute tattoo when Wes Craven passed away. It's the Ghostface mask along with the line, 'What's your favorite scary movie?'"

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7. This grayscale portrait of Elsa Lanchester:

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"Elsa Lanchester’s eight minutes on screen in the Bride of Frankenstein are probably some of the most iconic in all film. I've been a lifelong fan of horror and monsters, and she represents all that’s ghastly, yet beautiful, about the genre I love."

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8. This chilling Silence of the Lambs–inspired set:

9. This quintessential pair inspired by Beetlejuice:

10. This paper boat you'd never want to see floating near your storm gutter:

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11. This glove that could only belong to one slasher:

12. This unbelievably realistic portrait of Leatherface from Texas Chainsaw Massacre:

13. This menacing portrait of Norman Bates from Psycho:

14. This axe that will give you instant flashbacks to The Shining:

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15. This memorable Critters moment tattoo:

16. This colorful tattoo of the Sandworm from Beetlejuice:

17. This Hostel pooch tattoo:

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"I have the bloodhound from the Hostel series. Immediately after seeing Hostel II, I knew that everyone gets what they deserve in the end. No matter what anyone has done to you, the universe will right itself."

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18. This realistic scratch from Freddy Krueger's sharp claws:

buzzfeed.com, New Line Cinema

"I’ve been a longtime horror movie fan, so it was only natural I got a tattoo in honor of my favorite character, Freddy Krueger."

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19. This Evil Dead–inspired tattoo:

buzzfeed.com, New Line Cinema

"This is my personal copy of the Necronomicon. The Evil Dead series is my all-time favorite franchise and launched my obsession with campy '80s horror."

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20. This detailed skeleton tattoo inspired by Creepshow:

21. And finally, this portrait of Pennywise that will make your heart stop:

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Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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