• Halloween thrillers to penetrate your threshold of panic

    Posted on October 25th, 2009 Maky | 93 comments

    There isn’t better time than Halloween in a year when people can play and enjoy horror activities together. One of the keynotes of Halloween is the thrillers, because they are exceptionally suitable to the holiday’s atmosphere. When at home, people usually turn off the lights and watch the thrillers in the dark. It is a good way to test your guts and to see where your threshold of panic lies. Here, we recommend 5 classic thrillers to enrich your frightening sources.

    1. Halloween (imdb rates: 8.0/10)

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    A Halloween night turns deadly when a former child murderer escapes from the mental hospital and returns to his small hometown to terrorize a babysitter. Soon her friends start disappearing one by one…. 

    2. Alien (imdb rates: 8.5/10)

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    This ultimate horror-sci-fi combo is an eerie look at what happens when a space crew stumbles upon an unknown planet and finds alien eggs.

    3. Event Horizon (imdb rates: 6.3/10)

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    A rescue crew in space comes to investigate and if possible, rescue a government spaceship gone missing for seven years. When they board the ship, they learn that the ship has been somewhere beyond space and brought something back with it that is an unspeakable evil.

    4. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (imdb rates: 7.7/10)

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    The books and movies have already cast a spell on your family. So what better time than Halloween to revisit the magical world of little wizard Potter? Don’t miss Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, praised by critics as the best in the series, although your kids below 8 might find it disturbing. 

    5. The Silence of the Lambs (imdb rates: 8.7/10)

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    Clarice Starling, a young intelligent FBI trainee, has been sent to the Batlimore state hospital for the Criminally insane to interview an inmate Dr. Hannibal-the cannibal- Lecter. A Brilliant renowned psychiatrist turned infamous Psychopathic Serial killer. She must match wits with Lecter -who has the darkest of all minds- and trust him to give her clues in the search for “Buffalo Bill”. a nick name for a loose,unknown, unstoppable Pyschopathic Serial killer.

    Watch the thrillers before and after Halloween to see if you can get on well with your fright. The impact should be much stronger if the thrillers are watched on your portable player with the ambient sound is sent directly into your ears via earphones. Use Leawo DVD Ripper to convert the DVD movie to the formats that match your PMPs.

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