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Horror Movies and the People Obsessed With It From silent monster chillers, to zombie horror, to grisly torture films, Horror movies have been around for more than a hundred years. Fear is something we try to avoid, yet there are people who crave it. So the real question is why do those people crave horror movies? Stephen King a horror writer himself believed we craved horror movies because deep down we are all crazed psychopaths. That’s not necessarily true for the real reasons are because it’s entertaining, artistic, and thrilling. We watch movies for one reason, and that is to be entertained. Horror movies are also entertaining, in another sort of way. Chillers like Nosferatu , London after Midnight , and Cabinet of Dr. Calligary made us wander what was going to happen next. Zombie flicks, such as Night of the Living Dead and 28 Days Later made us fear the deceased. Splatters like the Saw series made us cringe by the ridiculous amounts of gore. Monster movies such as Frankenstein , Dracula , and Godzilla , excited us with powerful beings terrorizing their victims. And Slasher movies such as
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