staff flick picks
Most Memorable scene with a horror actress
The Bride of Frankenstein
Friday the 13th (1980)
Texas Chainsaw Massacre
After being unveiled, the Bride jerks her head hissing at poor ol’ Frankie who in turns blows them all up.
The unforgettable rage and pain that comes over Carrie’s face, body and even hands when she is doused in pig’s blood.
When Alice is in a boat and Jason comes out of the water to pull her in.
Sally Hardesty having supper with Leatherface, Grandpa and the rest of the family.
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
The final shot where we get to find out what little Angela’s secret is.
Ellen Ripley protecting Newt & screaming “Get away from her, you bitch!” to the Alien Queen.
Kirsty Cotton’s first encounter with the cenobites in the hospital. A basic but spellbinding scene.
Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Dead Alive (1993)
Ginger Snaps (2000)
Halloween 4 (1988)
When Laurie is in the closet, because seriously, no one puts Jamie in a closet!
When Lionel’s mother devours Paquita’s dog and Paquita says “Your mother ate my dog!” and he replies, “Not all of it...” while holding its spinal cord.
The delicate balance of viciousness and vulnerability as Ginger cries, “I killed a dog, B! That’s fucked up!” as she describes her transformation from woman into wolf.
Jamie Lloyd standing at the top of the stairs in a clown costume after stabbing her aunt with a pair of scissors as Dr. Loomis screams at her with a gun pointed at her.
Actress : Elsa Lanchester (1935)
Actress : Felissa Rose
Actress : Jamie Lee Curtis
Actress : Sissy Spacek
Actress : Sigourney Weaver
Actress : Diana Peñalver
Actress : Adrienne King
Actress : Ashley Laurence
Actress : Katherine Isabelle
Actress : Marilyn Burns (1974)
Actress : Heather Langenkamp
When Nancy tells Glenn, “Whatever you do... DON’T fall asleep.”
Actress : Danielle Harris