Horror movies might not be everybody’s cup of tea but even people who do not enjoy the genre can easily recount a death scene from a movie they’ve watched. These horror movies have actually developed a cult following with the motto the bloodier, the better! Whether you are in Canada or Australia, horror movies remind us that we are not save because you never know what could happen.
Warning: This post contains gory and bloody movie scenes that are definitely not for the squeamish or fainthearted.
Iconic death scenes you’ll want to see twice:
Drew Barrymore in Scream
Drew Barrymore was cast in Wes Craven’s first epic Scream movie. With her fame and acting skills nobody expected her to die in the beginning of the movie. This clever move by the director made the audience immediately jolt in their seats, keenly aware that this was no ordinary horror movie. Casey is stabbed and hung in her front of her house displayed for her parents to view. Zombie or Survivor?
Take irresponsible young adults who go on holiday and find themselves trapped in an elevator where they are killed off one by one by a horde of scary monsters. Cabin in the Woods is loaded with gore and bloody scenes. Read more about the top horror movies of all time.
A Nightmare on Elm Street
Wes Craven’s iconic Freddy Krueger gave many young teenagers endless nightmares where falling asleep resulted with deadly consequences. His red and black stripes and claws still feature in many Halloween parties even today – evident of how creepy and scary Freddy was all those years ago.
Final Destination deaths
The Final Destination movies became well known for their cleverly crafted gruesome death scenes. Based on the premise that you cannot cheat death and will succumb to it. The movies left viewers on the edge of their seats knowing that the people were doomed to die. Which were the top death scenes from the Final Destination movies? The choice is yours.
Do you have a favourite horror movie?