“Science of Scare Project"

The website broadbandchoices conducted a study to determine the scariest films of all time, measuring their results based on the elevated heartbeats of participants. They've dubbed the experiment the Science of Scare Project. This is their Top 25, beginning with Sinister and ending with The Thing.

  • Sinister
  • Insidious
  • The Conjuring
  • Hereditary
  • Paranormal Activity
  • It Follows
  • The Conjuring 2
  • The Babadook
  • The Descent
  • The Visit
  • The Ring
  • A Quiet Place
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Halloween
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • 28 Days Later
  • The Exorcist
  • Hush
  • It
  • Scream
  • The Grudge
  • The Witch
  • The Blair Witch Project
  • Alien
  • The Thing