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Poll: Unintentional Horror

Halloween is definitely the ideal time to watch as many horror movies and shows as possible, but while contemplating all things slasher/zombie/vampire we realized that some of the creepiest things we've seen on TV and in movies weren't actually intended as horror. Here are a few non-horror movie moments that mentally scarred us and still send a permanent shiver down our spines.

Which is your favorite from this list created by IMDb Editors of unintentional horror?

See the IMDb Editors list with their commentary (

Discuss here.

Results of 2,813 votes:

  1. 1.

    Breaking Bad (2008)

    Bryan Cranston
  2. 2.

    The Wizard of Oz (1939)

    The flying monkeys in The Wizard of Oz freak one editor out to this day, but as a little kid, they were the worst kind of terror in the world. During the annual TV airing of the movie, her mom would m…
  3. 3.

    The Little Mermaid (1989)

    Near the end, the sea witch Ursula -- already an unsavory character -- grows exponentially in size and terrorizes a ship during a nasty storm.

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