"Despite my ghoulish reputation, I really have the heart of a small boy. I keep it in a jar on my desk."

Robert Bloch - Author of Psycho

6 Stars Who Turned Down Famous Horror Roles

Bela Lugosi as the Monster in Frankenstein (1931)
Shirley MacLaine as Chris MacNeil in The Exorcist (1973)
Sterling Hayden as Quint in Jaws (1975)
Gene Hackman as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Michelle Pfeiffer as Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling in Hannibal (2001)

"I recognize terror as the finest emotion and so I will try to terrorize the reader. But if I find that I cannot terrify, I will try to horrify, and if I find that I cannot horrify, I'll go for the gross-out. I'm not proud."

Stephen King

Intl. Titles for Italian Horror Films

Zombi 2 (Fulci-1979) - Zombie / Zombie Flesh-Eaters

City of the Living Dead (Fulci-1980) - The Gates of Hell

Phenomena (Argento-1985) - Creepers

Cannibal Apocalypse (Margheriti-1980) - Cannibals in the Streets / Invasion of the Flesh Eaters

The Original Titles of 5 Horror Flims

The Babysitter Murders (1978) - Halloween

Headcheese (1974) - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Star Beast (1979) - Alien

Scary Movie (1996) - Scream

Grave Robbers from Outer Space (1959) - Plan 9 from Outer Space

5 George Romero Films

Martin (1976)
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Dawn of the Dead (1979)
Creepshow (1982) Day of the Dead (1985)

Top Horror Taglines

"In space no one can hear you scream." Alien (1979)
"If this one doesn't scare you, you're already dead!" Phantasm (1979)
"Trapped in time. Surrounded by evil. Low on gas." Army of Darkness (1992)
"When there's no more room in Hell, the dead will walk the Earth." Dawn of the Dead (1978)
"The lucky ones died first." The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
"Man is the warmest place to hide." The Thing (1982)

King Kong Films

King Kong (1933)
The Son of Kong (1933)
King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)
King Kong Escapes (1967)
King Kong (1976)
King Kong Lives (1986)
King Kong (2005)

Fear What You Wear

About Staying Scared

Spurned by a fandom of both cheesy horror & Chilly Billy from Pittsburgh's Chiller Theater, Professor Willie Shivers (aka Thomas Scopel) and his cohorts Lillian, a plant that thinks she's beautiful and prefers to be called Lily, along with Barnabas, a wisecracking skeleton who finds his corny jokes hilarious, are your guides of B-Movie horror.