Horror facts from some of your favourite scary movies including Halloween, Poltergeist, The Town That Dreaded Sundown and more!
\ Halloween was originally going to be titled The Babysitter Murders.
\ Serial Killer Ed Gein inspired three horror movies. Psycho, The Silence of the Lambs, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre.
\ Scream was inspired by actual events that took place in Gainesville Florida in the early 90’s. Writer Kevin Williamson watched a scary news report which led him to write the opening sequence of Scream.
\ Shark horror 47 Meters Down was originally titled In The Deep which was originally titled The Shallows.
\ Ben Tramer, a victim in Halloween 2, was named after John Carpenter’s real life classmate, a writer who worked on Saved By The Bell.
\ Ellie Cornell auditioned for the role of Alice in Nightmare on Elm Street 4 and Lisa Wilcox auditioned for for the role of Rachel in Halloween 4. They ended up getting the opposite roles.
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