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Added by Rapha on 28 Oct 2009 02:34
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The 100 Scariest Movie Scenes of All Time

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People who added this item 2537 Average listal rating (1752 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1
BLOOD TEST (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 1196 Average listal rating (754 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.4
Suspiria (1977)
The most artistic death of all

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People who added this item 6444 Average listal rating (4468 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
The Shining (1980)
Danny rides his big wheel down the hall

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People who added this item 3197 Average listal rating (1968 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.9
Lunch at winkie's



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People who added this item 4160 Average listal rating (2748 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.5
Psycho (1960)
The shower scene

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People who added this item 374 Average listal rating (243 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.4
HELLO, NURSE!

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People who added this item 1100 Average listal rating (541 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 6.9
Inland Empire (2007)
Susan runs towards the camera

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People who added this item 315 Average listal rating (187 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7
Opera (1987)
Eyes wide open


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People who added this item 517 Average listal rating (303 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.5
The Haunting (1963)
Whose hand was i holding?

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People who added this item 747 Average listal rating (428 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.2
THE LITTLE GIRL IN THE RED COAT (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 4715 Average listal rating (3321 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.4
Alien (1979)
Chestburster

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People who added this item 4328 Average listal rating (2803 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3
Hal won't open the pod bay doors

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People who added this item 2455 Average listal rating (1678 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
Halloween (1978)
Closet scene

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People who added this item 2840 Average listal rating (1840 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
TINA'S DEATH

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People who added this item 2724 Average listal rating (1756 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Carrie's hand pops out of the grave

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People who added this item 1737 Average listal rating (1131 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.9
BARBECUE

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People who added this item 3152 Average listal rating (2109 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.5
What the hell is shaking the tent?

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People who added this item 784 Average listal rating (384 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.4
ABORTION

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People who added this item 7995 Average listal rating (5822 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 8.1
Jurassic Park (1993)
ROARIN' IN THE RAIN
*the video below is edited

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People who added this item 4050 Average listal rating (2670 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8
The Exorcist (1973)
Crucifix + headspin

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People who added this item 1092 Average listal rating (641 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.5
MEETING THE WICKER MAN (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 2823 Average listal rating (1774 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.3
Vertigo (1958)
PORTRAIT OF CARLOTTA
@4m30s

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People who added this item 4590 Average listal rating (3228 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.5
Tripod attack

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People who added this item 1037 Average listal rating (566 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.7
Repulsion (1965)
DELUSIONS OF MADNESS/CREEPY REFLECTION
@1m20s

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People who added this item 2094 Average listal rating (1409 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.5
The basement

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People who added this item 6171 Average listal rating (4182 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.3
Singin' in the rain

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People who added this item 442 Average listal rating (250 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8
The Innocents (1961)
The song from the music box

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People who added this item 104 Average listal rating (62 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.4
The mysterious stranger

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People who added this item 414 Average listal rating (273 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 6.8
Zombie (1979)
EYE GOUGING

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People who added this item 1896 Average listal rating (1223 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5
KIRK'S DEATH

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People who added this item 1813 Average listal rating (1021 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.4
Eraserhead (1977)
The scariest looking baby ever

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People who added this item 4034 Average listal rating (2663 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.3
I AM...IN A WORLD.. OF SHIT! (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 615 Average listal rating (386 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.6
Deep Red (1975)
THE PUPPET

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People who added this item 405 Average listal rating (286 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7
Pray for death

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People who added this item 2349 Average listal rating (1459 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
Blue Velvet (1986)
Frank comes home

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People who added this item 3398 Average listal rating (2406 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.3
Aliens (1986)
Bishop gets impaled

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People who added this item 791 Average listal rating (496 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 5.8
CANNIBAL REVENGE (Spoiler)

(WARNING: Very Graphic Scene)
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People who added this item 432 Average listal rating (263 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7
VICIOUS DOG

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People who added this item 4084 Average listal rating (2723 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1
Chigurh breaks loose

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People who added this item 1398 Average listal rating (803 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.5
COLD BLOOD (Spoiler)



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People who added this item 1642 Average listal rating (1112 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.5
GOAT SCENE

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People who added this item 1980 Average listal rating (1267 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.3
Poltergeist (1982)
Who stacked those chairs?

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People who added this item 1432 Average listal rating (967 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.2
Coming out of the sewers

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People who added this item 1650 Average listal rating (962 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6
Lost Highway (1997)
MYSTERY MAN


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People who added this item 1292 Average listal rating (733 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
Audition (1999)
KIRI KIRI KIRI (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 2197 Average listal rating (1419 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Fly (1986)
CREATURE ATTACK/TRANSFORMATION (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 1607 Average listal rating (1025 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9
FLY BOY GETS ATTACKED ON THE ELEVATOR (Spoiler)
@0m37s

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People who added this item 347 Average listal rating (217 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 6.6
Inferno (1980)
Look out behind you!

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People who added this item 2230 Average listal rating (1438 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9
SWIMMING POOL SCENE (Spoiler)

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People who added this item 2710 Average listal rating (1885 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 8.5
MEETING THE KILLER (Spoiler)

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This list expresses my personal opinion.

As Listal only allows us to include a movie once per list, I could only include one scene per movie. Because of that, some of the scariest scenes of all time (the 'Redrum' & the 'Here's Johnny' scenes in THE SHINING, for example) are not included, simply because there's a scarier one from the same movie on the list.
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ATTENTION: All Youtube clips might contain potential spoilers, but clips that contain major spoilers are going to be preceded by a warning.
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Suggestions are always welcome but this list only contains scenes from movies that I've seen. So if a scene that you like isn't on the list it's because one of the following reasons:

1- I haven't seen the film.
2- I forgot about the scene.
3- I don't find it scary enough to make it to the list.
4- There's a scarier scene from the same movie on the list.
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Inspired by retroCRUSH, I've also used some of their titles to name the scenes. Check out their list, it's great and there's no 'one scene/movie' restriction, so you can find different stuff over there.

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