Top 10 Coolest Promotion Stunts in Movie History

Top 10 Coolest Promotion Stunts in Movie History

Getting the right publicity to a new movie is crucial to the initial success of the film and these promotion stunts were the best in movie history. The video below features all ten movies and their promotion stunts. Below the video, I cut down the list to include the best horror and sci-fi movie promotion stunts. In recent memory, nothing was as funny as the devil baby scare prank promoting Devil’s Due (2014).

Thanks to WatchMojo for creating and posting this video.


Top 5 Coolest Horror/Sci-Fi Movie Promo Stunts

  1. 5). Carrie (Remake) (2013)

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    Carrie (Remake) (2013)

    Official Synopsis: The outcast teenager Carrie White is bullied by her classmates at high school. Her mother, Margaret White, is a pious and paranoid woman that sees sin everywhere and the need of self-inflicting punishment. When Carrie…

    Tagline: You will know her name

    Cast: Julianne Moore, Judy Greer, Chris Britton, Chloë Grace Moretz, ChloĆ« Grace Moretz, Peter Hewitt, Kim Roberts, Michelle Nolden, Barry Shabaka…

  2. 4). Devil's Due (2014)

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    Devil's Due (2014)

    Official Synopsis: After a mysterious, lost night on their honeymoon, a newlywed couple finds themselves dealing with an earlier-than-planned pregnancy. While recording everything for posterity, the husband begins to notice odd behavior in his wife that they…

    Tagline: Fear is born.

    Cast: Elton LeBlanc, Michael Papajohn, Raiden Integra, Douglas M. Griffin, Joseph Uzzell, Jacquelyn Twodat Jackson, Griff Furst, Joseph Fischer, Steffie Grote,…

  3. 3). Child's Play (1988)

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    Child's Play (1988)

    Official Synopsis: When Charles Lee Ray needs to get a quick escape from cop Mike Norris, he takes his soul and buries it into playful, seemingly good guy doll Chucky. Little does he know a little boy…

    Tagline: No one believes the truth...or lives to tell it.

    Cast: Brad Dourif, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, Ed Gale, Jeff Dlugolecki, John Franklin, Roslyn Alexander, Neil Giuntoli, Leila Lee Olsen, Edan…

  4. 2). Independence Day (1996)

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    Independence Day (1996)

    Official Synopsis: On July 2nd, communications systems worldwide are sent into chaos by a strange atmospheric interference. It is soon learned by the military that a number of enormous objects are on a collision course with Earth.…

    Tagline: We've always believed we weren't alone. On July 4th, we'll wish we were.

    Cast: Frank Welker, Greg Bronson, Bill Pullman, Gary A. Hecker, Rance Howard, Vivica A. Fox, Tracey Walter, Will Smith, Pat Skipper,…

  5. 1). The Blair Witch Project (1999)

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    The Blair Witch Project (1999)

    Official Synopsis: Three film students travel to Maryland to make a student film about a local urban legend... The Blair Witch. The three went into the woods on a two day hike to find the Blair Witch,…

    Tagline: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary...A year later their footage was found.

    Cast: Joshua Leonard, Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, Jim King, Bob Griffin, Sandra Sánchez, Ed Swanson, Patricia DeCou, Mark Mason, Jackie…