Now where did I put that head?by BA_Harrison | created - 05 Sep 2013 | updated - 05 Sep 2013 | Public
Films in which severed heads turn up in the most unlikely of places.
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1. My Bloody Valentine (1981)
R | 90 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A decades-old folk tale surrounding a deranged murderer killing those who celebrate Valentine's Day turns out to be true to legend when a group defies the killer's order and people start turning up dead.
Votes: 20,539 | Gross: $5.67M
The severed noggin in this one goes for a spin in a laundromat washer/dryer.
2. Theater of Blood (1973)
R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror
A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.
Arthur Lowe's decapitated head turns up atop a delivery of milk bottles.
3. Tropic Thunder (2008)
R | 107 min | Action, Comedy, War
Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become the soldiers they are portraying.
Votes: 397,408 | Gross: $110.52M
Ben Stiller pops Steve Coogan's head on the end of his gun.
4. Superstition (1982)
Unrated | 85 min | Horror
A witch put to death in 1692 swears vengeance on her persecutors and returns to the present day to punish their descendants.
A couple of minutes in a microwave for this head makes a nasty mess.
5. Se7en (1995)
R | 127 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives.
Votes: 1,534,801 | Gross: $100.13M
It's in the back of a courier's van for Gwyneth's pretty little head.
6. He Knows You're Alone (1980)
R | 94 min | Horror, Thriller
A young bride-to-be is being stalked upon by a serial killer in Staten Island. She gets help from a former lover, but will they manage to escape?
A severed head makes an unusual ornament for a home aquarium.
7. Re-Animator (1985)
Unrated | 104 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
After an odd new medical student arrives on campus, a dedicated local and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue.
Votes: 61,237 | Gross: $2.02M
In a tray of goop and between Barbara Crampton's thighs!
8. The House on Sorority Row (1982)
R | 91 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
After a seemingly innocent prank goes horribly wrong, a group of sorority sisters are stalked and murdered one by one in their sorority house while throwing a party to celebrate their graduation.
Votes: 8,369 | Gross: $1.29M
It'll take more than a few flushes to send this head around the U-bend.
9. Friday the 13th (1980)
R | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A group of camp counselors trying to reopen a summer camp called Crystal Lake, which has a grim past, are stalked by a mysterious killer.
Votes: 132,221 | Gross: $39.75M
Mrs. Vorhees's head spends a lot of time in Jason's shrine before being put in a fridge at the start of Pt 2.
10. Dahmer (2002)
R | 101 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Biopic about notorious American serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, taking place in both the past and the present.
Votes: 10,057 | Gross: $0.14M
Jeff won't show dad what he keeps in his wooden box.
11. Creepshow (1982)
R | 120 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
An anthology which tells five terrifying tales inspired by the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s.
Votes: 45,698 | Gross: $21.03M
Under a layer of icing! I want my caaaaaake!
12. The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
R | 84 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
An astronaut is transformed into a murderous gelatinous mass after returning from an ill-fated space voyage.
In a stream and over a waterfall onto some rocks.
13. Night School (1981)
R | 88 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Who's been decapitating the innocent girls at a local night school? The police are baffled.
Votes: 2,688 | Gross: $1.17M
The old severed head in a bucket routine.
14. Microwave Massacre (1979)
Not Rated | 76 min | Comedy, Horror
Fed up of his wife's bad cooking, Donald kills her and turns to cannibalism to satisfy his appetite.
Not in the microwave, but in the fridge.
15. American Psycho (2000)
R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
A wealthy New York City investment banking executive, Patrick Bateman, hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he delves deeper into his violent, hedonistic fantasies.
Votes: 535,346 | Gross: $15.07M
Patrick Bateman prefers to keep his severed head in the fridge as well.