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The 10 Spot - Scary Movie Trivia

Oct 02, 2012 10:27AM ● By Style

From classics to new releases, there are plenty of freaky films to get you in the Halloween spirit. Think you’re a die-hard horror movie fanatic?

Test your knowledge of cinematic horror with Style’s scary movie quiz.

  1. How many minutes of actual screen time did Anthony Hopkins have in his Oscar-winning role as Hannibal in Silence of the Lambs?

  2. What was the first Stephen King novel adapted into a movie?

  3. How many times has the black and white, 1968 film Night of the Living Dead been colorized?

  4. True or False: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre was based on a real event.  

  5. If you’re a teenager living on Elm Street, what should you never do?

  6. British actor Boris Karloff became a cinematic icon when he famously played the role of what monster?

  7. During promotion of The Ring Two copies of the cursed VHS tape were dropped in various public places with links to the film’s then-Web site. True or false?

  8. Jamie Lee Curtis’ wardrobe for the 1978 film Halloween was purchased for around how much money?

  9. What did theater ushers ask those affected by motion sickness to do during viewings of The Blair Witch Project?

  10. What’s the name of the only horror movie to be nominated for 10 Oscars?


Answers on the next page...



1. 16

2. Carrie

3. 4

4. False

5. Go to sleep.

6. Frankenstein

7. True

8. $100

9. They asked them to sit in aisle seats.

10. The Exorcist