When it comes to which horror movies Scorpios will like, it would actually be easier to list horror films they wouldn't enjoy. Scorpios tend to have a very mysterious side and a keen interest in all of life's greatest questions, which of course includes death. They tend to enjoy noir and macabre films, as well as stories that delve into the intricate workings of the human mind, all of which you'll find in this collection of scary movies for Scorpios.
What movies will you find here? Night of the Living Dead is a suspenseful horror film that features characters who descend into insanity due to an unforeseen and inexplicable disaster. The Ring, Silence of the Lambs, and Psycho examine the inner psyches of horror film villains with precision and intelligence. Quills, Carnival of Souls, and Rosemary's Baby are also excellent for Scorpios.
Given Scorpios love great storylines, horror for Scorpios can be less scary and more interesting than it may be for other zodiac signs. So whether you were born under the sign yourself or are just looking for some great Scorpio horror movies for someone who was, check out this collection of Scorpio-esque horror films and let us know which are your favorites.
The Silence of the Lambs is a 1991 American thriller film that blends elements of the crime and horror genres. Directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, and Scott Glenn, the film is based on Thomas Harris' 1988 novel of the same name, his second to feature Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist and cannibalistic serial killer. In the film, Clarice Starling, a young U.S. FBI trainee, seeks the advice of the imprisoned Dr. Lecter to apprehend another serial killer, known only as "Buffalo Bill". The Silence of the Lambs was released on February 14, 1991, and grossed $272.7 million worldwide against its $19 million budget. It was only the third film, the other two ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak, George A. Romero, Roger Corman, + more
Initial Release: 1991
Directed by: Jonathan Demme
#33 on The Most Rewatchable Movies
The Crow is a 1994 American fantasy action film directed by Alex Proyas, written by David J. Schow and John Shirley, and starring Brandon Lee in his final film appearance. Based on James O'Barr's 1989 comic book of the same name, it tells the story of Eric Draven, a rock musician who is revived from the dead to avenge his murder and death of his fiancée. The lead actor, Brandon Lee, was accidentally killed on the set during filming by a defective blank. Unfinished scenes that were to feature him were dealt with by rewrites and digital special effects. The film is dedicated to Lee and his fiancée, Eliza. Despite the several production setbacks due to Lee's death, The Crow was well-received ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Bai Ling, Brandon Lee, Tony Todd, Ernie Hudson, Jon Polito, + more
Initial Release: 1994
Directed by: Alex Proyas
#6 on The Best Movies of 1994
Tales from the Crypt is a 1972 British horror film, directed by Freddie Francis. It is an anthology film consisting of five separate segments, based on stories from EC Comics. Only two of the stories, however, are actually from EC's Tales from the Crypt. The reason for this, according to Creepy founding editor Russ Jones, is that producer Milton Subotsky did not own a run of the original EC comic book but instead adapted the movie from the two paperback reprints given to him by Jones. The movie was one of many Amicus horror anthologies made during the 1970s and features an all star cast, including Joan Collins, Peter Cushing, Richard Greene, and Roy Dotrice, with Ralph Richardson as the ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Joan Collins, Peter Cushing, Ralph Richardson, Ian Hendry, Patrick Magee, + more
Initial Release: 1972
Directed by: Freddie Francis
Psycho is a 1960 American horror film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The film centers on an encounter between a secretary, Marion Crane, who ends up at a secluded motel after stealing money from her employer, and the motel's owner-manager, Norman Bates, and its aftermath. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Alfred Hitchcock, Janet Leigh, Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, Martin Balsam, + more
Initial Release: 1960
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock