122 Best Horror Movie Quotes

122 Best Horror Movie Quotes

Check out our list of the 122 Best Horror Movie Quotes of All Time below. The great thing about horror movies is that if the film contains great dialogue for the villains, then you will also cheer for the bad guy(s). Most of the movie quotes listed below created a better movie experience for the viewer because it made you cheer for the villain too; like in cases with Freddy Krueger and Pinhead to name a few.

This list is an ongoing list and will frequently be updated to include over 122 horror movie quotes in the future.

Beware that some movie lines may be inappropriate so we censored them as best we could.

  1. The Silence of the Lambs poster

    A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.

    The Silence of the Lambs (1991) by Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Anthony Hopkins)
  2. The Sixth Sense poster

    I see dead people.

    The Sixth Sense (1999) by Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment)
  3. The Shining poster

    Come and play with us, Danny. Forever... and ever... and ever.

    The Shining (1980)

    Heeere's Johnny!

    The Shining (1980) by Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson)

    All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

    The Shining (1980) by Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson)

    Darling. Light, of my life. I'm not gonna hurt ya. You didn't let me finish my sentence. I said, I'm not gonna hurt ya. I'm just gonna bash your brains in.

    The Shining (1980) by Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson)
  4. Psycho poster

    A boy's best friend is his mother.

    Psycho (1960) by Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins)

    We all go a little mad sometimes.

    Psycho (1960) by Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins)
  5. Jaws poster

    You're going to need a bigger boat.

    Jaws (1975) by Chief Martin Brody (Roy Scheider)

    Smile, you son of a bitch!

    Jaws (1975) by Chief Martin Brody (Roy Scheider)
  6. Shaun of the Dead poster

    It's four in the ****ing morning!

    Shaun of the Dead (2004) by Pete (Peter Serafinowicz)
  7. Zombieland poster

    It's ok. But FYI, I beat wholesale a** for a lot less than that.

    Zombieland (2009) by Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson)
  8. American Psycho poster

    I have to return some videotapes.

    American Psycho (2000) by Patrick Bateman ( Christian Bale)
  9. Twilight poster

    I'm strong enough to kill you.

    Twilight (2008) by Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson)

    You're alone... Because you're faster than the others. But not stronger...

    Twilight (2008) by James (Cam Gigandet)
  10. Saw poster

    I wanna play a game.

    Saw (2004) by Jigsaw (Tobin Bell)

    Congratulations. You are still alive. Most people are so ungrateful to be alive. But not you. Not anymore.

    Saw (2004) by Jigsaw (Tobin Bell)
  11. Predator poster

    Get that stinking sh*t out of my face!

    Predator (1987) by Poncho (Richard Chaves)

    Bunch of slack jawed-faggots around here! This stuff will make you a god damn sexual Tyrannosaurus! Just like me.

    Predator (1987) by Blaine (Jesse Ventura)
  12. The Lost World: Jurassic Park poster

    Yes, ooo, ahh, it always starts out that way, and then comes all the running and screaming.

    The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) by Ian Malcom (Jeff Goldblum)
  13. The Exorcist poster

    What an excellent day for an exorcism.

    The Exorcist (1973) by Demon (Pazuzu) (Mercedes McCambridge / Ron Faber)

    You're going to die up there.

    The Exorcist (1973) by Regan MacNeil (Linda Blair)
  14. The Thing poster

    Trust is a tough thing to come by these days.

    The Thing (1982) by R.J. MacReady (Kurt Russell)
  15. Ghostbusters poster

    We came, we saw, we kicked its ass!

    Ghostbusters (1984) by Dr. Peter Venkman (Bill Murray)
  16. Constantine poster

    When I was a kid, I could see things. Things humans aren't supposed to see. Things you shouldn't have to see. My parents were normal. They did what most people would do. They made it worse. You think you're crazy long enough, you find a way out.

    Constantine (2005) by John Constantine (Keanu Reeves)

    You tried to kill yourself.

    Constantine (2005) by Angela Dodson (Rachel Weisz)

    I didn't "try" anything.

    Constantine (2005) by John Constantine (Keanu Reeves)
  17. Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles poster

    Drink from me. And live forever.

    Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994) by Lestat (Tom Cruise)
  18. Scream poster

    Sid, don't blame the movies. The movies don't create psychos, movies make psychos more creative.

    Scream (1996) by Billy Loomis (Skeet Ulrich)
  19. From Dusk Till Dawn poster

    They look like psychos? Is that what they looked like? They were vampires. Psychos do not explode when sunlight hits 'em. I don't give a **** how crazy they are!

    From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) by Seth Gecko (George Clooney)
  20. Insidious poster

    It's not the house that's haunted... it's your son.

    Insidious (2010)
  21. The Twilight Saga: New Moon poster

    I just don't know how to live in a world where you don't exist.

    The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009) by Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson)
  22. Death Proof poster

    Hey Pam! Remember when I said this car was death proof? Well, that wasn't a lie. This car is 100% death proof. Only to get the benefit of it honey, you really gotta be sitting in my seat.

    Death Proof (2007) by Stuntman Mike (Kurt Russell)

    Well, since you'll be leaving in the next couple of days, that rain check will be worthless. But that's okay. I understand if I make you uncomfortable. You're still a nice girl, and I still like you. But I must warn you of something - you know how people say 'You're okay in my book' or 'In my book, that's no good?' Well, I actually have a book. And everybody I ever meet goes in this book. And, now I've met you, and you're going in the book! Except, I'm afraid I must file you... under... chicken sh*t.

    Death Proof (2007) by Stuntman Mike (Kurt Russell)
  23. Blade poster

    You better wake up. The world you live in is just a sugar coated topping. There is another world beneath it. The real world. And if you want to survive it, you better learn to pull the trigger.

    Blade (1998) by Blade (Wesley Snipes)
  24. Warm Bodies poster

    You miss him...like a boyfriend. You miss your zombie boyfriend?

    Warm Bodies (2013) by Nora (Analeigh Tipton)
  25. Halloween poster

    You know, it's Halloween... everyone's entitled to one good scare, eh?

    Halloween (1978)

    It's Halloween, everyone's entitled to one good scare.

    Halloween (1978)
  26. Planet Terror poster

    Don't shoot yourself. Don't shoot each other. And especially... don't shoot me.

    Planet Terror (2007) by Sheriff Hague (Michael Biehn)

    No more dead bodies for Daddy tonight.

    Planet Terror (2007) by Dr. Dakota Block (Marley Shelton)
  27. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters poster

    Let the girl go, or I'm gona blow your sheriff's brains all over these ****ing hillbillies.

    Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) by Gretel (Gemma Arterton)
  28. A Nightmare on Elm Street poster

    I'm your boyfriend now, Nancy!

    A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) by Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund)

    Whatever you do, don't fall asleep.

    A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) by Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp)
  29. Orphan poster

    I think people should always try to take the bad things that happen to them in their lives, and turn them into something good. Don't you?

    Orphan (2009) by Esther (Isabelle Fuhrman)
  30. Gremlins poster

    Goddamn foreign TV. I told ya we should've got a Zenith.

    Gremlins (1984) by Murray Futterman (Dick Miller)
  31. Bram Stoker's Dracula poster

    (as wolves howl) Ahh, listen to them! (laughs) The children of the night. What sweet music they make!

    Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992) by Dracula (Gary Oldman)

    We've all become God's Madmen. All of us.

    Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992) by Professor Abraham Van Helsing (Anthony Hopkins)
  32. Rosemary's Baby poster

    This is no dream! This is really happening!

    Rosemary's Baby (1968)
  33. Misery poster

    I'm your number one fan.

    Misery (1990) by Annie Wilkes (Kathy Bates)
  34. 30 Days of Night poster

    That cold ain't the weather, that's death approaching.

    30 Days of Night (2007)
  35. Army of Darkness poster

    Good, bad, I'm the one with the gun. Come git some!

    Army of Darkness (1992)

    Well hellooo Mister Fancypants. I've got news for you pal, you ain't leading but two things right now: Jack and sh*t... And Jack just left town.

    Army of Darkness (1992) by Ash (Bruce Campbell)

    Good Ash, bad Ash. I'm the guy with the Gun.

    Army of Darkness (1992) by Ash (Bruce Campbell)
  36. Carrie poster

    They're all gonna laugh at you.

    Carrie (1976) by Margaret White (Piper Laurie)
  37. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter poster

    A man only drinks like that when he's planning to kiss a girl or kill a man. Which is it?

    Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012) by Henry Sturgess (Dominic Cooper)
  38. The Fly poster

    Be afraid... Be very afraid.

    The Fly (1986) by Veronica Quaife (Geena Davis)
  39. Event Horizon poster

    You know nothing. Hell is only a word. The reality is much, much worse.

    Event Horizon (1997) by Dr. William Weir (Sam Neill)
  40. Underworld : The Rise of the Lycans poster

    We have all heard the stories. Look into his eyes! They are true! This place is cursed! They are no more human than the devils that invade our lands.

    Underworld : The Rise of the Lycans (2009) by Janosh (Timothy Raby)

    If devils you call us, rest assured, better the devil you know.

    Underworld : The Rise of the Lycans (2009) by Viktor (Bill Nighy)
  41. Evil Dead II poster


    Evil Dead II (1987) by Ash (Bruce Campbell)

    We just cut up our girlfriend with a chainsaw. Does that sound fine?

    Evil Dead II (1987) by Ash (Bruce Campbell)
  42. Young Frankenstein poster

    Hallo. Vould you like a roll in ze hay?

    Young Frankenstein (1974)
  43. Poltergeist poster

    They're here!

    Poltergeist (1982) by Carol Anne Freeling (Heather O'Rourke)
  44. I Know What You Did Last Summer poster

    Oh? You got a letter? I got ran over, Helen gets her hair chopped off and Julie gets a body in her trunk and you get a letter? That's balanced.

    I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) by Barry William Cox (Ryan Phillippe)
  45. The Lost Boys poster

    One thing about living in Santa Carla I never could stomach, all the damn vampires.

    The Lost Boys (1987) by Grandpa (Barnard Hughes)

    Now you know what we are, now you know what you are. You'll never grow old, Michael, and you'll never die. But you must feed!

    The Lost Boys (1987) by David (Kiefer Sutherland)
  46. Tremors poster

    Hey - check this out! I found the a** end!

    Tremors (1990) by Valentine McKee (Kevin Bacon)
  47. Dawn of the Dead poster

    One-stop shopping: everything you need, right at your fingertips.

    Dawn of the Dead (1978) by Roger (Scott H. Reiniger)

    When there's no more room in Hell, the dead will walk the Earth.

    Dawn of the Dead (1978) by Peter (Ken Foree)
  48. Jeepers Creepers poster

    You know that part in scary movies when somebody does something really stupid and everyone hates them for it? This is it.

    Jeepers Creepers (2001) by Trish (Gina Philips)
  49. Freddy vs. Jason poster

    I should warn you, princess - the first time tends to get a little messy.

    Freddy vs. Jason (2003) by Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund)
  50. The Wolfman (2009) poster

    It is said, there is no sin in killing a beast, only in killing a man. But where does one begin and the other end?

    The Wolfman (2009) (2010) by Gwen Conliffe (Emily Blunt)
  51. The Omen poster

    Look at me, Damien! It's all for you!

    The Omen (1976)
  52. They Live poster

    I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass...and I'm all out of bubblegum.

    They Live (1988) by Nada (Roddy Piper)
  53. Hellraiser poster

    We have such sights to show you...

    Hellraiser (1987) by Pinhead the Lead Cenobite (Doug Bradley)

    No tears please, it's a waste of good suffering.

    Hellraiser (1987) by Pinhead the Lead Cenobite (Doug Bradley)

    If I wanted to listen to an asshole, I'd fart.

    Hellraiser (1987) by Captain Spaulding (Sid Haig)
  54. Dead Alive poster

    That's my mother you're pissing on.

    Dead Alive (1992) by Lionel Cosgrove (Timothy Balme)
  55. The Devil's Rejects poster

    Boy, the next word that comes out of your mouth better be some brilliant ****in' Mark Twain sh*t. 'Cause it's definitely getting chiseled on your tombstone.

    The Devil's Rejects (2005) by Otis (Bill Moseley)
  56. An American Werewolf in London poster

    I will not be threatened by a walking meat loaf!

    An American Werewolf in London (1981)
  57. Pet Sematary poster

    Sometimes dead is better.

    Pet Sematary (1989) by Jud Crandall (Fred Gwynne)
  58. Child's Play poster

    Hi, I'm Chucky. Wanna play?

    Child's Play (1988) by Chucky (Brad Dourif)
  59. Slither poster

    If I weren't about to sh*t in my pants right now, I'd be ****in' fascinated.

    Slither (2006) by Jack MacReady (Gregg Henry)
  60. Horns poster

    People say you should always do the right thing, but sometimes there is no right thing. And then, you just have to pick the sin you can live with.

    Horns (2013) by Ig Perrish (Daniel Radcliffe)
  61. Addams Family Values poster

    I can't swim.

    Addams Family Values (1993) by Wednesday Addams (Christina Ricci)
  62. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors poster

    Welcome to prime time, bitch.

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) by Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund)
  63. Candyman poster

    They will say that I have shed innocent blood. What's blood for, if not for shedding?

    Candyman (1992) by The Candyman (Tony Todd)
  64. Frankenstein poster

    It's Alive! It's Alive!

    Frankenstein (1931) by Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive)

    Look! It's moving. It's alive. It's alive... It's alive, it's moving, it's alive, it's alive, it's alive, it's alive, IT'S ALIVE!

    Frankenstein (1931) by Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive)
  65. Day of the Dead poster

    You want me to salute that walking pile of puss?

    Day of the Dead (1985) by Rhodes (Joseph Pilato)
  66. The Fog poster

    Something came out of the fog and tried to destroy us. In one moment, it vanished. But if this has been anything but a nightmare, and if we don't wake up to find ourselves safe in our beds, it could come again. To the ships at sea who can hear my voice: look across the water, into the darkness. Look for the fog.

    The Fog (1980) by Stevie Wayne (Adrienne Barbeau)
  67. Re-Animator poster

    You'll never get credit for my research. Who's going to believe a talking head? Get a job in a sideshow.

    Re-Animator (1985) by Herbert West (Jeffrey Combs)
  68. The Return of the Living Dead poster

    I know you're there Tina. Because I can smell your brains.

    The Return of the Living Dead (1985) by Freddy (Thom Mathews)
  69. Dracula poster

    I am Dracula. I bid you welcome.

    Dracula (1931)
  70. Child's Play 2 poster

    Why fight it, Andy? We're going to be very close. In fact, we're gonna be ****ing inseparable.

    Child's Play 2 (1990) by Chucky (Brad Dourif)
  71. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare poster

    Every town has an Elm Street.

    Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991) by Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund)
  72. Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI poster

    I've seen enough horror movies to know that any weirdo wearing a mask is never friendly.

    Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986) by Lizbeth (Nancy McLoughlin)
  73. The Amityville Horror poster

    I'm coming apart! Oh, mother of God, I'm coming apart!

    The Amityville Horror (1979) by George Lutz (James Brolin)
  74. Child's Play 3 poster

    Don't **** with the Chuck.

    Child's Play 3 (1991) by Chucky (Brad Dourif)
  75. The Haunting poster

    The dead are not quiet in Hill House.

    The Haunting (1963) by Luke Sanderson (Russ Tamblyn)
  76. Feast poster

    I'm the guy that's gonna save your ass.

    Feast (2005) by Hero (Eric Dane)

    Whoa. Monster cock.

    Feast (2005) by Coach (Henry Rollins)
  77. Phantasm poster

    You play a good game, boy... but the game is finished. Now you die.

    Phantasm (1979) by The Tall Man (Angus Scrimm)
  78. Fido poster

    I'd say I'm a pretty darn good father. My father tried to eat me, I don't remember trying to eat Timmy.

    Fido (2006) by Bill Robinson (Dylan Baker)

    Is that blood on your zombie?

    Fido (2006) by Mr. Bottoms (Henry Czerny)

    Why aren't you eating me?

    Fido (2006) by Helen Robinson (Carrie-Anne Moss)
  79. The Invisible Man poster

    I think we'll start with a reign of terror.

    The Invisible Man (1933)
  80. The Monster Squad poster

    Wolfman's got nards!

    The Monster Squad (1987)
  81. The Mummy poster

    Do you have to open graves to find girls to fall in love with?

    The Mummy (1932)
  82. Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon poster

    Paradise lost? Found it!

    Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006) by Leslie Vernon (Nathan Baesel)
  83. The Fly poster

    Help me! Help meeeee!

    The Fly (1958)
  84. Horror of Dracula poster

    Sleep well, Mr. Harker.

    Horror of Dracula (1958) by Count Dracula (Christopher Lee)
  85. The Abominable Dr. Phibes poster

    Love means never having to say you're ugly.

    The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) by Dr. Anton Phibes (Vincent Price)
  86. Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! poster

    We have to convince the little housewife out there that the tomato that ate the family pet is not dangerous!

    Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
  87. The Picture of Dorian Gray poster

    If only it was the picture that was to grow old, and I remain young. There's nothing in the world I wouldn't give for that. Yes, I would give even my soul for it.

    The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
  88. Motel Hell poster

    Meat's meat, and man's gotta eat.

    Motel Hell (1980)
  89. The Black Cat poster

    Supernatural, perhaps; baloney, perhaps not.

    The Black Cat (1934) by Dr. Vitus Werdegast (Bela Lugosi)

    The phone is dead. Do you hear that, Vitus? Even the phone is dead.

    The Black Cat (1934)
  90. The Body Snatcher poster

    We medicals have a better way than that. When we dislike a friend of ours, we dissect him.

    The Body Snatcher (1945) by Donald Fettes (Russell Wade)
  91. Botched poster

    I am, what psychiatrists call, alpha male.

    Botched (2007) by Boris (Geoff Bell)
  92. Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer poster

    I don't even ****ing speak Chinese!!

    Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer (2007) by Jack Brooks (Trevor Matthews)
  93. The Nail Gun Massacre poster

    They're coming to get you, Barbara!

    The Nail Gun Massacre (1985) by Johnny (Russell Streiner)

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