Halloween

Alright, then, let's talk scary movies.

My favorite scary movie is The Ring, and of course the Japanese original, Ringu.

LMAO - Randi Rhodes just asked if Halloween is a socialist holiday because everyone redistributes candy.

Love it.

Anyway, scary movies. The Ring scared the pants off of me in a way that no other movie has ever done. If you haven't seen it, you should. Go rent it tonight. It's perfect for Halloween.

Here's a taste:



What's your favorite scary movie?

Comments

  1. Right now my fave scary movie is "The Strangers" - it works well on a psychological level; very creepy. The notion of random, meaningless violence (or even the threat thereof) is something that tends to freak out us humans, who tend to be meaning seeking creatures.

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  2. The Haunting (1963). Period.

    "Whose hand was I holding?"

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  3. I will agree with James that The Strangers was quite nice, especially, well you know the scene in the house. In the top of my list I would have to go with Miike's Audition. Of course the scariest film of all time is probably High School Musical. Hmm difficult, I watch horror to unwind and relax, because one doesn't have to think: the fear is so obviously mirrors of societal problems. Check out "Masters of Horror" or for you gore lovers: top in the past ten years at least and quite anayltically deep as well: L'intérieur, which is basically the idea upon which The Strangers is based. Liv Tyler is just so funny in that film, I mean she spends the whole film looking strangly intrigued and scared at the same time, she probably wrapped after a day on set.

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