9 Horror Movies That Are Based On The True Events

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The horror movies are the best thing to add a kick of excitement. The paranormal activities and the weird creatures, arrest the attention of almost everyone. Apart from the fictional content, the movies contain reality. Hence, today we have brought you 9 horror movies that are based on the real stories.


1. The Amityville Horror (2005)

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Released in 2005 the movie is based on the series of creepy events that happened in 1975 in 112 Ocean Avenue, Amityville. The story of Amityville is famous in America. Apart from this movie, you can have the glimpse of the story in the starting scene of “Conjuring 2”


2. The Conjuring (2013)

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The real life ghost busters Ed and Lorraine warren stated this case as one of the toughest to solve. Apart from the main story, there is a little sneak peak of Annabelle story.


3. Annabelle (2014)

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“The Conjuring” did not highlighted the story of Annabelle. However, the cursed doll got its own story in the movie Annabelle. Apart from it, a fictional story featuring the cursed doll released the last Friday.


4. The Conjuring 2 (2016)

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Likewise the first part, the second part of the conjuring series was also inspired from the true events. Undoubtedly, the movie gave us Goosebumps and increased heart rate.


5. Silent House (2011)

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Inspired from a real story that happened in Uruguay, the American horror movie used real time footage. That made it one of the best horror movies.


6. The Dentist 1966

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The story is featuring a Dentist that was a serial killer. If you have watched the movie then you will think twice about visiting the dentist. However, if we tell you that it is a real story, then you will definitely cancel your next appointment with dentist.


7. The Possession (2012)

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This is a real story based on “The Dybbuk Box”. The Dybbuk box is in demonic possession. That bring harm to whoever possesses it.


8. The Exorcism Of Emily Rose (2005)

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The story featured in the movie is real. It is about a girl that was possessed by demons. Moreover, the exorcism took nearly a year.


9. The Hills Have Eyes


Released in 2006, the movie seemed similar to “The Wrong Turn (2003)” but it was different. “The Hills Have Eyes” is a true story. Nearly 1000 people were killed and eaten by the hillbillies within a period of 24 years.

Which one of these scared you the most? Share it below.


Ravi Dabas
the authorRavi Dabas
A literature student, horror movies lover, laconic speaker, a Muay Thai practitioner, full-time hustler and part-time writer and poet.

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