Shootings are terrifying no matter where they take place, but there's something particularly scary when it happens during a movie, right when you're least suspecting it. Movie theater violence is rare, but that doesn't mean these events are any less meaningful, or interesting, in these cases.
These top ten most violent movie theater attacks are gruesome and downright scary, because they can happen to anyone, anywhere. Do violent movies make people more violent? That's still up for debate. You can check out what the New York Times had to say about it. They said that while people have been saying the two aren't link, new studies may suggest otherwise.Check out these ten most violent movie theater attacks, and stay safe.
Aurora Shooting, The Dark Knight Rises
Man Shot For Talking, Benjamin ButtonPhoto: flickr / CC0
Stabbed with a Meat Thermometer, Shutter IslandPhoto: Metaweb / GNU Free Documentation License
Man Commits Suicide, WatchmenPhoto: Metaweb / GNU Free Documentation License
Opening Night Shootout, Notorious
Stabbed with a Pen, Comic-Con 2010 Movie Panels