Though horror is a popular genre, scary movies don't often rise to the top of the box office. So when a horror movie makes money, it's a reason to celebrate. And for those who live and breathe the genre, it's always worth digging deeper into the hit to find out what made it so special.
Here are a few fun facts, interesting tidbits, and hidden details horror movie fans shared about their favorite scary blockbusters. Vote up your favorite fear-filled facts.
- 1271 VOTES
Pennywise's Eyes Change Color In 'It'
Worldwide Gross: $700,381,759
From Redditor u/DrAneurysm:
In It (2017), Pennywise changes the colour of his eyes from yellow to blue, which are the same colour as Bill's, to lure Georgie.Did you know this?
- 2233 VOTES
Worldwide Gross: $672,806,292
From Redditor u/LuisMataPop:
In The Sixth Sense, Kyra Collins's (sick girl ghost) mother is the only one wearing a vivid color at her funeral, red, which is also a [cue] for a spirit appearance.Did you know this?
- Photo: Orion Pictures
Worldwide Gross: $272,742,922
From Redditor u/Humuluslupulusss:
It only took me 28 years to notice it, but in the "Good-bye Horses" scene in The Silence Of The Lambs, Buffalo Bill IS WEARING A WOMAN’S SCALP!Did you know this?
- 4149 VOTES
Worldwide Gross: $320,392,818
From Redditor u/krstyan:
At the end of Conjuring 2, in order to gain power over the demon and send it back to hell, Lorraine Warren needs to find out its name - "VALAK." In the beginning of the film, the name appears several times before Lorraine meets the demon for the first time.Did you know this?