Scary Movies Dominate Halloween Season!

In less than two weeks Halloween arrives and scary movies are already in theaters across the country.

Over the years, there have been many thrillers that have scared our childhood years.


What movie scared you the most? Dianah GIbson says ‘Nightmare On Elm Street’. Tom Whalen said as a child the winged monkeys from ‘Wizard Of Oz’ scared him and Katie Ryan said ‘The Exorcist’.

‘Where’s the Jump’ compiled a list of the highest grossing horror movies at the box office.  Is your favorite scary movie on the list?

Jaws (1975) $1098.9 M

The Exorcist (1973) $885.5 M

The Sixth Sense (1999) $494 M

Young Frankenstein (1974)$391.7 M

Gremlins (1984)$378.4 M

Psycho (1960)$366.1 M

Signs (2002)$336.6 M

I Am Legend (2007)$315.1 M

The Mummy Returns (2001)$306.2 M

The Amityville Horror (1979)$295.5 M

Jaws 2 (1978)$285 M

Alien (1979)$269.9 M

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)$266.5 M

The Mummy (1999)$262.4 M

Hannibal (2001)$250.3 M

Scary Movie (2000)$249.9 M

What Lies Beneath( 2000)$247.5 M

The Omen (1976)$245.4 M

The Blair Witch Project (1999)$237.4 M

Poltergeist (1982)$223.6 M

Interview With the Vampire:The Vampire Chronicles (1994)$215.6 M

World War Z (2013)$214.8 Million

King Kong (1976)$211.9 Million

Aliens(1986)$196.9 Million

Scream (1996)$193.5 Million

The Ring (2002)$190.5 Million

Scream 2 (1997)$187.9 Million

Halloween (1978)$172.3 Million

Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)$170.6 Million

Sleepy Hollow (1999)$169.8 Million

Van Helsing (2004)$166 Million

Scary Movie 3 (2003)$156.5 Million

The Haunting (1999)$154.4 Million

The Grudge (2004)$152.5 Million

The Conjuring (2013)$150.3 Million


–Dianah Gibson–