18 Facts About Horror Movies You Can Catch On Streaming

18 Facts About Horror Movies You Can Catch On Streaming

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This is it. The very last weekend for spooky season this year. Halloween is officially here. Come November 1st, all of the decor has to be taken down. The spiderwebs will be replaced with garland. The 12-foot-tall skeleton will be replaced with an inflatable turkey. The carved pumpkins will be replaced with regular pumpkins. It’ll soon be over.

But you still have this weekend to make the most of it. You can have one last marathon of all the horror movies you can handle. Several classic scary films can be found on multiple streaming services and, let’s be honest, you have more than one available to you. Hulu, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, you have access to something somewhere to get something scary. Let’s go out with a scream or two.

Here are some facts about some horror movies you can check out on various streaming services before Halloween ends (including Halloween Ends).

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Horror movies on streaming SHOWTIME aMC+ SHUDDER The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Gunnar Hansen wasn't originally cast as Leatherface. The original actor got drunk at a motel and quit after feeling bad karma from the film shoot. CRACKED.COM


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The Wolf Man

Horror movies on streaming peacock The Wolf Man Bela Legosi auditioned for the part, but lost it to Lon Chaney Jr. (But he's Dracula, so he's already a horror icon.) CRACKED.COM

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Mental Floss

Let the Right One In

Horror movies on streaming hulu Let the Right One In The kids weren't allowed to read the script, but their parents were, and had to approve everything before scenes were shot. CRACKED.COM

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Tucker & Dale vs. Evil

Horror movies on streaming Tucker & Dale prime video vs. Evil The DVD release included a special feature cut of the film from the college kids' POV, seeing Tucker and Dale as evil murderers. CRACKED.COM

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A Nightmare on Elm Street

Horror movies on streaming A Nightmare HBO on Elm Street max Freddy wears a red and green sweater because Wes Craven read on Scientific American that the human eye doesn't like seeing those colors together. CRACKED.COM

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Screen Rant


Horror movies on streaming HBO NETFLIX It max Even though Derry, Maine is supposed to be your typical New England town, the scenes were actually shot in Port Hope, Canada. CRACKED.COM

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It Follows

Horror movies on streaming It Follows NETFLIX The film is based on an anxiety dream writer/director David Robert Mitchell had of people menacing him. CRACKED.COM


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Halloween Ends

Horror movies on streaming Halloween Ends Jeremy watches The Thing on TV, peacock another John Carpenter franchise. CRACKED.COM

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Horror movies on streaming peacock Dracula The movie didn't have a musical score for a long time, until Philip Glass created one in 1998. CRACKED.COM

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