Scary, Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Friday the 13th is  upon us, which means that it’s time for the movie going public to be scared of what they’re watching again. When it comes to what makes horror movies scary, there a few few things to consider. It could be anything– from the atmosphere of the film (haunted house movies) to something as simple as the music (Psycho comes to mind), or the actor’s portrayals of their characters (looking at you, Jack Nicholson). For the most part, though, it’s going to be the characters themselves that cause the viewers to lose the most sleep at night. Let’s take a look at some of the scariest characters to appear on screen: