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Horror

Total Quotes : 364
Love I Love

I love '80s horror.

- A. J. Bowen

Very Created

Wes Craven is obviously a horror film icon so I was definitely very interested in bringing something back to life that Wes had created.

- Aaron Stanford

Fan Horror Movie

I'm a huge horror movie fan. Beyond belief.

- Abigail Breslin

Think Powerlessness

I think in the case of horror, it's a chance to confront a lot of your worse fears and those fears usually have to do, ironically, with powerlessness and isolation.

- Adam Arkin

Through Everybody

You're going through the horror of it, you're going through the isolation of it but you're being empowered by reminding yourself that you're connected to everybody else.

- Adam Arkin

Living Terror

In zombie horror, the juxtaposition of the calm world of the living and the menace of the undead inspires terror. In zombie comedy, like 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies,' it is played for laughs.

- Adam Cohen

Average Bit

I have found that my fan base is a bit above average when compared to the common horror fan.

- Adam Green

Movie Entertaining

A movie with nothing but violence is not a good movie. But one that is actually entertaining around the horror is one that people will remember and watch again and again.

- Adam Green

Like Rocky

I like 'Rocky Horror.'

- Adam Lambert

Audience Prove

If we're going to be considered horror filmmakers, we have to prove it not only to ourselves but to the audience that we can actually make something scary.

- Adam Wingard

Been Brought

A mission to Rangoon we had been accustomed to regard with feelings of horror. But it was now brought to a point. We must either venture there or be sent to Europe.

- Adoniram Judson

Death Films

I spent years working in low-budget horror films. When you've done 'Cannibal Women in the Avocado Jungle of Death,' you can handle anything!

- Adrienne Barbeau

Big Horror Movie

I'm not a big horror movie fan. I am afraid of them; they scare me.

- Alan Tudyk

Everyone Fact

Part of the public horror of sexual irregularity so-called is due to the fact that everyone knows himself essentially guilty.

- Aleister Crowley

Love Films

No, the horror genre is not my first love. I don't run to the theater to see horror films.

- Amanda Righetti

Always Fan

I'm always a fan of a good horror film.

- Andre Braugher

Human Being Contact

Horror, for me, is not defined by the thing that provokes one's fear, but the human being who has contact with it.

- Andrew Pyper

Love Been

I'm a huge fan of Jessica Lange and 'American Horror Story.' I would love to work with her. She's been one of my favorite actresses for a while.

- Anna Camp

Doing Pretty

I am pretty scare-able. I guess that is why I like doing horror because my imagination can take me places.

- Annabeth Gish

Been Stories

I was scared when I went to Conde Nast. I had heard horror stories about how they used you up and then spit you out and went on. But there was this great history of photography that had been done there.

- Annie Leibovitz

Big Fan

I'm a big fan of horror, personally.

- Annie Parisse

Psychology Theater

One of my favorite classes was horror in theater and psychology.

- Annie Parisse

Old Music Slightly

I remember a moment when the Prince went back to his old school, Grammar School in Melbourne, and slightly to his horror his old music teacher produced a cello.

- Anthony Holden

Best Saw

As one who participated in all the wars of the state of Israel, I saw the horror of wars. I saw the fear of wars. I saw my best friends being killed in battles. I was seriously injured twice.

- Ariel Sharon

Imagination Where

Where there is no imagination there is no horror.

- Arthur Conan Doyle

Never Horror Movie

I've never done a horror movie, like a full-on gore slasher film.

- Asa Butterfield

Loud Soundtrack

In horror movies today it's lots of fast cut shot and lots of loud noises on the soundtrack. I tried to do the opposite. Playing with silence for instance.

- Alejandro Amenabar

New Always

Any time a new horror film comes out that looks appealing, I'm always excited to go see it.

- Alex Breckenridge

Been Similar

The thing is there have been American movies that are similar to Solaris, like Alien had a lot of things that are similar, although it's also got the horror element.

- Alex Winter

Other Civilized

On the day when two army corps may mutually annihilate each other in a second, probably all civilized nations will recoil with horror and disband their troops.

- Alfred Nobel

Small Ecstasy

As a small child, I felt in my heart two contradictory feelings, the horror of life and the ecstasy of life.

- Charles Baudelaire

Which Derivatives

I turn aside with a shudder of horror from this lamentable plague of functions which have no derivatives.

- Charles Hermite

Blank Sentence

I have a horror of the blank page. I simply cannot write on a blank page or screen. Because once I do, I start to fix it, and I never get past the first sentence.

- Charles Krauthammer

Fantasy Fiction

Fantastic fiction covers fantasy, horror and science fiction - and it doesn't get the attention it deserves from the literati.

- China Mieville

Play Tapes

Lots of people I know have bootlegged tapes of performances and if they play it I will be transported back sometimes with happiness, sometimes with horror.

- Chris Bailey

Big Away

There was a big horror boom in the '80s, and I liked its originality and what you could get away with.

- Chris Wooding

Like However

'Malice' wasn't about horror to start with but an underground comic driven by the power of rumour. However, as nothing fuels a rumour like fear, I decided that it had to be a frightening comic.

- Chris Wooding

Mom Been

I've been a fan of 'Rocky Horror'... my mom let me see it at a really early age.

- Christina Milian

Art Like

It is important to consider that the horror movies should - like modern art - not have a too obvious meaning. When you watch them, it is more important what you feel than what you understand.

- Christophe Gans

Love Dress

I do love horror movies, but I'm not the kind of guy who would dress up as a ghoul for Halloween. I might go as a member of the Blue Man Group.

- Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Thought Going

I thought I was going to be a horror story writer. My influences were horror writers, like Rich Matheson, Ray Bradbury and Bram Stoker.

- Christopher Moore

Mind Romance

I have 20 or 30 books completely plotted out in my mind - mysteries, thrillers, horror, romance, science fiction. You name it.

- Christopher Paolini

Love Composer

I'm into horror pictures because I love the fear of being alone in the dark, and I'd recommend that to any composer who wants to work in this genre.

- Christopher Young

Movie Set

I like horror movies, they're fun. It was the most fun I've had on a movie set.

- Clea Duvall

Purely Illusory

Horror fiction shows us that the control we believe we have is purely illusory, and that every moment we teeter on chaos and oblivion.

- Clive Barker

Business Made

It is the creature that stands at the center of horror movies, not those who have made it their business to bring the beast down. We're all the same.

- Clive Barker

Classic Thrills

I'm not a great one for classic horror or cheap thrills.

- Clive Owen

Movies Bad

I didn't watch horror movies when I was a kid. I didn't watch any bad movies.

- Colin Trevorrow

Movies Fiction

I was inspired to become a writer by horror movies and science fiction.

- Colson Whitehead

Always Comic Books

Growing up devouring horror comics and novels, and being inspired to become a writer because of horror novels, movies, and comic books, I always knew I was going to write a horror novel.

- Colson Whitehead

Like Friday Night

In terms of 'American Horror Story' and 'Nashville,' what attracted me to those, and 'Friday Night Lights,' for that matter, is that they felt like something innovative and something that we hadn't seen before. As an actor, that's exciting.

- Connie Britton

Kid Saturday

When I was a kid, I used to stay up after 'Saturday Night Live' to watch the horror shows.

- Conrad Vernon

Kind Kid

As a kid, I liked the 'Halloween' movies and 'Nightmare On Elm Street' and all that kind of stuff. But as an adult, I really don't watch much horror, to be honest.

- Corey Feldman

Mistake Read

I don't read horror, ever. When I was 15, I made the mistake of reading part of 'The Exorcist.' It was the first and last horror book I've ever opened.

- Dan Brown

Fan Horror Movie

I'm not really a horror movie fan.

- Dan Scanlon

Movies Getting

I hate horror movies! I avoid them like the plague. I don't like getting scared.

- Danai Gurira

Big Films

I am a big scaredy-cat; horror films terrify me.

- Danielle Panabaker

Big Sissy

I am actually a big sissy, and growing up, I never used to watch horror movies. 'Bambi' gave me nightmares.

- Danielle Panabaker

Always Away

Horror is like a serpent; always shedding its skin, always changing. And it will always come back. It can't be hidden away like the guilty secrets we try to keep in our subconscious.

- Dario Argento

Fantasy Period

I wanted to get back to my style of 20 years ago after a long period of exploring horror and fantasy themes.

- Dario Argento

Singing Like

I believe singing should be like being an actor. People shouldn't have any problem buying an actor being in a comedy or a drama or a horror film. That should be the same way with music.

- Darren Criss

One Of The Things

One of the things I wanted to do with my own books was bridge the gap between 'Goosebumps' and adult horror.

- Darren Shan

Kid I Remember

The first horror film I remember seeing in the theatre was Halloween and from the first scene when the kid puts on the mask and it is his POV, I was hooked.

- David Arquette

Love Everybody

I love when you go to a horror film with real horror fans and everybody's there watching, getting involved and screaming. That's when it's most alive and exciting for me.

- David Arquette

Death Disease

The true face of smoking is disease, death and horror - not the glamour and sophistication the pushers in the tobacco industry try to portray.

- David Byrne

Superb Hopkins

I went see the horror thriller, Hannibal. I am a massive fan of Anthony Hopkins. He is superb in the film.

- David Ginola

Show Ultimate

War is the ultimate reality-based horror show.

- David Hackworth

Love College

In college, one of my favorite classes was a six-week class watching horror movies. 'The Bad Seed' was one of them and was the first time I had seen it, and I really fell in love with it.

- David Leslie Johnson

Think Concentrating

A lot of painters listen to music, I think, while they paint. But I hate to do that. It's a horror. I can't really listen to the music. I'm not really concentrating on it, and I'm not really concentrating on the painting.

- David Lynch

City Gothic

Edinburgh is a sort of gothic fairytale city, and it can be a gothic horror city as well.

- David MacKenzie

Mind Sure

There's something about a sign-off that seems predictable. I just say whatever comes to my mind, to the pleasure and horror of the control room, I'm sure.

- David Muir

Absurd Makes

What makes me laugh is, of course, the absurd, the horror - anything that upsets me.

- Joan Rivers

Which Mum

And I used to buy 'Fangoria,' the horror magazine, which made my mum wonder if I was going to be a serial killer.

- Joe Cornish

Big Read

I was a big 'MAD Magazine' fan when I was a kid, and I read a lot of horror comics - I illustrated as well.

- Joe Lo Truglio

Why Same Things

What scares me is what scares you. We're all afraid of the same things. That's why horror is such a powerful genre. All you have to do is ask yourself what frightens you and you'll know what frightens me.

- John Carpenter

Career Always

One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you.

- John Carpenter

Movies Walked

I don't go to horror movies. I walked out of 'The Exorcist,' man.

- John Carroll Lynch

Great Maintain

Great horror movies are earned. 'Halloween' is an earned picture. Every moment of grotesque violence is earned by the suspense they're able to maintain getting there.

- John Carroll Lynch

Guy Lot

I've seen a lot of horror, but I'm not a horror guy.

- John Carroll Lynch

Love Films

My favorite movies are gory horror films. I love Faulkner. I wanted to see the most painful things possible.

- John Darnielle

Will Which

Few of us will forget the wail of mingled grief, rage and horror which rose from the camp when the Indians returned to it and recognized their slaughtered warriors, women, and children.

- John Gibbon

Like TV

Directors, like actors, get typecast. And because I've had great success with comedy and horror and TV shows, that's basically what I'm kind of offered.

- John Landis

Interesting Studios

But what's interesting is now - and not only in horror, but across the board - the studios basically only make B pictures with A budgets. That's the biggest difference.

- John Landis

Rest Implications

Obama has seen to the passage of the most radical legislation in recent American history and so-called 'progressives' should be thanking him for it - even as many of the rest of us rear in horror from its implications.

- John Podhoretz

Career Stories

I had a stage when I was 12 years old. I had a puppet show career. I wrote horror stories in camp, and all the parents called and complained.

- John Waters

Going Old

I'm constantly watching people. Watching their strengths and weaknesses. I find myself going into theater less and less, let alone horror. I gave that up when I was seven or eight years old.

- Jonathan Frid

System Viewer

Comedy is like horror - you have to shock something in the viewer's system to make them feel it.

- Jonathan Krisel

Think Film School

I definitely think for up and coming filmmakers, people graduating from film school, people that want to do their own movies, horror movies are a great way to go.

- Jonathan Levine

Movies Almost

Usually, the kills are almost Wile E. Coyote kind of things in horror movies.

- Jonathan Levine

Good Guy

I'm not a horror guy, it's not my thing, but I respect it a lot. I know how hard it is to make, especially to make good.

- Jonathan Tucker

Think Going

Part of what horror is, is taking risks and going somewhere that people think you're not supposed to be able to go, in the name of expressing real-life fears.

- Jordan Peele

Comedy Like

The best comedy and horror feel like they take place in reality. You have a rule or two you are bending or heightening, but the world around it is real.

- Jordan Peele

Process Terror

Any peace process after so many years of horror and terror will be long and difficult.

- Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

Enjoy Like

I'm quiet, and I don't enjoy watching horror flicks, so am I like Zeke? No way.

- Josh Hartnett

Back Terror

It's not scary to make a horror film because you get to pull back the curtain and see that none of it's real. When you're watching one, the terror bombards you.

- Josh Hartnett

Development Like

In horror, character development is often pushed aside in favor of the shock value. The best genre movies to me are movies like The Shining. You had a connection to the characters in that film.

- Joshua Leonard

Thought Comic Books

When I first heard of it, I thought it was a horror film. 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' is such a strange name. I wasn't into the comic books at all.

- Judith Hoag

Reaction Films

I have a really embarrassing reaction to horror films. I break out in a fever.

- Juliet Rylance

Like Influenced

For my rock band, I was influenced by things like 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show.' For me, it's live rock n' roll theater.

- Juliette Lewis

Certainly Nip

I certainly wouldn't have a facelift or a nip and tuck; that fills me with horror.

- June Whitfield