31 'Kid-Friendly' Things That Were Actually Terrifying

We're pretty sure the people who make movies and shows for children are having a secret competition wherein they try to traumatize as many generations of youth as possible. We only say that because we have no other explanation for how these scenes ended up making their respective finished products.

(Thanks to KevinKing for the contest idea, and we apologize for making you relive these nightmarish moments.)

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GRACKED OOM This pink and yellow monstrosity was Mr Blobby, an irritating presence on TVs all over Britain in 1993. He reached number one in the pop c

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-RACKED COM The bumbling, inept hyenas from Lion King were meant to provide comic relief. But were actually pretty terrifying

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31 'Kid-Friendly' Things That Were Actually Terrifying

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31 'Kid-Friendly' Things That Were Actually Terrifying

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SPYkids kids The Fooglies in Floop's Fooglies (the kid's TV show within the movie) look like they're straight out of an Aphex Twin music video.

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D5.5ag3ye8B When this PRNCE the FRESH was released, 9 year old me was all A RAPPER ready for THIS THE I'M PARENTS JUST DONT UNDERSTAND Not this. K Nig

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SESAME STREET traumatized many of its young viewers with an episode where Bert and Ernie visit an Egyptian tomb and find mummies that look exactly lik

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CRACKED.com The idea that rats will creep into your room and eat you in your sleep, courtesy of Lady and the Tramp.

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CRACKEDcO Once Upon a Forest HEAVY MACHINERY Ferngully WILL The Secret of Nimh MURDER YOU

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Ernest CRACKED COM SCARED STUPID The fifth family-friendly film featuring Ernest, where he encounters a troll who transforms children into wooden do

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CRACKEDCON The pink elephants from Dumbo (1941) still give me palpitations.

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with our very Spegial guest the Swedish Chef with the disembodied Gorpse hands CRACKEDCON COM

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31 'Kid-Friendly' Things That Were Actually Terrifying

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BANjo CRACKEDCO -KAOOIE Surely a fun kids game with a talking bear who collects puzzle pieces could never have anything scary- HOLY @Q$ YES CHILD, SWI

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Entry by xela_ananym

The man-eating snake in Disney's classic Jungle Book was as scary for kids as the fan-art for this scene is to adults today.

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The Berenstain Bears Specifically, their extremely sharp claws

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Entry by Lunachick71

CRACKED.COM Mister Rogers' Neighborhood was beloved by many children, but some of the characters were more likely to induce nightmares than to educate

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-So you known how kids love clowns, right? -Whati if... we put thousands of clown statues nearby the zone where they play... -Oh! and maybe we sh

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31 'Kid-Friendly' Things That Were Actually Terrifying