33 Horror Movie Quotes Every Horror Fan Needs to Know

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1. “Be afraid. Be very afraid.”

The Fly (1986)

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  • Photo Credit: 20th Century Fox

2. “We all go a little mad sometimes.”

Psycho (1960)

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  • Photo Credit: Paramount Pictures

3. “To a new world of gods and monsters!”

Bride of Frankenstein (1935)

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4. “If you had learned just a little from me, you would not beg to live. I am rumor. It is a blessed condition, believe me. To be whispered about at street corners. To live in other people’s dreams, but not to have to be.”

Candyman (1992)

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5. “If you wish to see strange things, I have the power to show them to you.”

The Magician (1926)

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6. “Wouldst thou like to live deliciously?”

The Witch (2015)

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7. “It was the start of the year in our old Celtic lands, and we’d be waiting in our houses of wattles and clay. The barriers would be down, you see, between the real and the unreal, and the dead might be looking in to sit by our fires of turf.”

Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)

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8. “Thrill me.”

Night of the Creeps (1986)

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9. “Groovy.”

Evil Dead II (1987)

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10. “There’ll be food and drink and ghosts…and perhaps even a few murders. You’re all invited.”

House on Haunted Hill (1959)

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11. “I’m scared to close my eyes; I’m scared to open them!”

The Blair Witch Project (1999)

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12. “Wouldn’t it be dramatic, supposing the people inside were dead, all stretched out with the lights quietly burning about them?”

The Old Dark House (1932)

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13. “It’s Halloween; I guess everyone’s entitled to one good scare.”

Halloween (1978)

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  • Photo Credit: Compass International Pictures

14. “I’m into survival.”

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

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  • Photo Credit: New Line Cinema

15. “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.”

Jaws (1975)

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16. “I believe death should be repulsive, so we don’t grow too fond of it.”

Feardotcom (2002)

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17. “Oh, no tears, please. It’s a waste of good suffering.”

Hellraiser (1987)

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18. “To die—to be really dead—that must be glorious!”

Dracula (1931)

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19. “Nobody trusts anybody now…and we’re all very tired.”

The Thing (1982)

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20. “Solving the following riddle will reveal the awful secret behind the universe, assuming you do not go utterly mad in the attempt."

John Dies at the End (2012)

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21. “We’re born, we age, we die. The reverse never happens. None of this is true! Say goodbye to classical reality, because our logic collapses on the subatomic level…into ghosts and shadows.”

Prince of Darkness (1987)

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22. “Where we’re going, we won’t need eyes to see.”

Event Horizon (1997)

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23. “Never look back. The past is a wilderness of horrors.”

The Wolfman (2010)

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24. “Movies don’t create psychos; movies make psychos more creative.”

Scream (1996)

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25. “Psychos do not explode when sunlight hits them; I don’t give a f*ck how crazy they are!”

From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

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26. “Then bring a knife to school. If they take it off you and beat you up, you go around their houses at night and burn them down with their families inside. What’s the worst they can do?”

The Guest (2014)

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27. “Send…more…paramedics.”

The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

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28. “When there is no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth.”

Dawn of the Dead (1978)

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29. “I say we take off and nuke the site from orbit. It’s the only way to be sure.”

Aliens (1986)

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30. “Well, Clarice, have the lambs stopped screaming?”

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

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31. “What an excellent day for an exorcism.”

The Exorcist (1973)

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32. “My kind of horror is not horror anymore. No one’s afraid of a painted monster.”

Targets (1968)

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33. “Come and play with us, Danny. Forever... and ever... and ever.”

The Shining (1980)

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