Can you list every movie in the Friday the 13th film series? Are you able to name the director of Bride of Frankenstein?

If you answered ‘yes’ to these questions, then it’s possible you know your horror movie trivia. But would you care to put your skills to the test?

In this post I am presenting 101 horror movie questions for you to sink your teeth into. Whether you want a list of questions to test your own knowledge, or you simply want questions to pose to your friends at your next ghoulish gathering, then this is the mind-melding horror film quiz for you!


101 horror movie questions

01) Tara Carpenter, Kirby Reed, Dewey Riley, and Mikey Madison, are all characters in which long-running horror movie franchise?

02) ‘You know the drill’, is the tagline to which 1998 psychological slasher movie from director Brian Yuzna?

03) Which entry in the Nightmare on Elm Street movie series carries the title, ‘The Dream Master’?

04) Andrew Divoff plays the role of the Djinn in which 1997 fantasy horror movie?

05) The line, “Get away from her, you bitch!”, can be heard in which sci-fi action horror movie, starring Sigourney Weaver?

06) Who directed the 1960 black-and-white horror-thriller, Psycho?

07) In which movie series would you meet the character Tiffany Valentine?

08) Which actor played the role of Leatherface in the 1974 horror, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre?

09) Which of the following is the correct title to a 2021 MonsterVerse movie?

a) Godzilla vs. Kong b) King Kong vs. Godzilla c) Godzooky vs. Diddy Kong

10) Christopher Lee, Bela Lugosi, Luke Evans, Nicolas Cage, and Gary Oldman, have all played which iconic horror monster?

11) In what year was John Carpenter’s slasher movie, Halloween released?

a) 1976 b) 1977 c) 1978

12) Damien Thorn is a character from which 1976 horror movie about the Antichrist?

13) Which progressive rock band created the score for the 1977 Italian supernatural horror, Suspiria?

14) In which 1968 horror-thriller did Mia Farrow play the role of Rosemary Woodhouse?

15) The Witch’s Ghost, The Legend of the Vampire, and Return to Zombie Island are all titles of what spooky animated film series?

16) What is significant about the films Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare, and The Final Destination?

17) Which of the following actors did not appear in 1997 slasher movie, I Know What You Did Last Summer?

a) Sarah Michelle Gellar b) Johnny Galecki c) Anne Heche d) Brandy

18) Which director connects the horror movies Saw, Insidious, Dead Silence, and Malignant?

19) Mick Taylor is the serial killer in which Australian movie series?

20) Egon Spengler and Peter Venkman are characters in which 1984 supernatural comedy?


21) Which 1990 monster movie starring Kevin Bacon, was set in the town of Perfection?

22) Who played the role of Father Merrin in 1973’s The Exorcist?

23) ‘The Time Warp’ and ‘Dammit Janet’ are songs taken from which macabre musical?

24) In which 2020 sci-fi horror did Elisabeth Moss play the role of Cecilia Kass?

25) How many sharks feature in the movie Jaws?

a) 1 b) 2 c) 3

26) Who directed the 1988 supernatural comedy, Beetlejuice?

27) LIMES is an anagram of which 2022 psychological horror movie?

28) ‘The Night No One Came Home’ is the tagline to which ‘80s horror sequel?

29) Michael Parkinson, Craig Charles, Mike Smith, and Sarah Greene all star in which British horror film which aired on BBC ONE on Halloween night in 1992?

30) Put the following Hellraiser sequels in the order of their release:

a) Hellraiser: Bloodline b) Hellraiser: Inferno c) Hellraiser: Hellseeker

31) Complete the title: Drag Me to…

32) Who played the role of Peter Vincent in 1985’s Fright Night?

33) What eight-legged creatures feature prominently in the 1990 horror-comedy, Arachnophobia?

34) Elsa Lanchester played the title role in which black-and-white horror sequel from 1935?

35) Who played the role of The Grabber in the Scott Derrickson-directed horror-thriller, The Black Phone?

36) The Gothic fantasy movie, Sleepy Hollow is based on a short story by which author?

37) Which of the following is the name of a 1975 horror movie?

a) Satan’s Circle b) Satan’s Triangle c) Satan’s Dodecahedron

38) Fill in the blank: An American ____ in London

39) Which writer/director was behind the movies Get Out and Us?

40) The 1960 British chiller, Village of the Damned is based on which book by John Wyndham?


41) What is the ‘90s sequel to the 1979 film When a Stranger Calls?

42) Which director links The Thing, The Fog, and They Live?

43) In which movie does Christian Bale play the role of psychotic killer, Patrick Bateman?

44) The Scottish island of Summerisle provides the backdrop to which cult horror movie?

45) ‘Be afraid. Be very afraid’ is the tagline to which sci-fi horror movie?

46) Jason Lives is the sixth instalment in which long-running horror franchise?

47) What is the correct title of a 1973 horror movie?

a) Don’t Look Before b) Don’t Look Now c) Don’t Look Again

48) What is the name of the demonic nun in The Conjuring 2?

49) Complete the film title: The Cabin in the…

50) Tom Hanks, Carrie Fisher, Corey Feldman, and Henry Gibson star in which 1989 black-comedy horror?

51) GRIN is an anagram of which 1998 Japanese horror?

52) What horror movie starring Tony Todd is based on Clive Barker’s novel, The Forbidden?

53) Who played the role of Annie Wilkes in 1990s Misery?

54) Who directed the movies The Frighteners and Braindead?

55) Ash Williams is a character in which series of horror films?

56) What is the name of the carnivorous plant in Little Shop of Horrors?

57) During what holiday period is Gremlins set?

a) New Year b) Independence Day c) Christmas

58) The Shining, It, and Carrie are all horror movies based on books by which author?

59) Who directed the horror movies Freaky and Happy Death Day?

60) Which of the following movies was not directed by George A. Romero?

a) Dawn of the Dead b) Shaun of the Dead c) Night of the Living Dead


61) Nathan Fillion, Elizabeth Banks, and Michael Rooker are amongst the cast in which James Gunn-directed sci-fi horror, about an extra-terrestrial lifeform that tries to take over a small US town?

62) What is the name of Marvel’s half-human, half-vampire, vampire killer, as played by Wesley Snipes?

63) Complete the title of this British chiller: The Woman in…

64) “They’re here” is a line from which supernatural horror movie from 1982?

65) What is the name of the boy in The Sixth Sense, as played by Haley Joel Osment?

66) Who directed the 1987 vampire comedy, The Lost Boys?

67) KALE ALPDIC is an anagram of which late ‘90s creature feature?

68) What is the name of the 1986 horror movie about security robots that turn deadly after they short circuit in a shopping mall?

69) Which actor played Freddy Krueger in 1984’s A Nightmare on Elm Street?

70) Complete the title of this Edgar Wright-directed mystery horror-thriller: Last Night in…

71) Which actor links the films Near Dark, Aliens, and Frailty?

72) Which late-‘90s found footage film, followed three student filmmakers as they embarked on an expedition into the woods?

73) In which sci-fi action-horror movie would you hear Arnold Schwarzenegger say the line, “Get to the chopper!”?

74) Bill Murray plays the role of Frank Cross in which ‘80s fantasy comedy-horror, based on Charles Dickens’ story, A Christmas Carol?

75) Who directed 2018’s Hereditary?

76) Which classic horror monsters link the films Train to Busan, 28 Days Later, and Return of the Living Dead?

77) What is the name of the clown in the Terrifier movie series?

78) TOSH is an anagram of which 2020 supernatural movie, which was filmed and set during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns?

79) Russell Crowe plays the role of Father Gabriele Amorth in which 2023 horror film?

80) Complete the movie title: Class of Nuke ‘Em…


81) Milla Jovovich stars as Alice in which horror movie series, inspired by the video games of the same name?

82) Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell, and Rachel True are the lead actresses in which 1996 teen horror?

83) Which actress played the role of the babysitter in the 2017 Netflix movie of the same name?

84) Which character did Kristy Swanson play in the 1992 spoof comedy-horror, Buffy the Vampire Slayer?

85) “Hell is a teenage girl” is a line from which 2009 teen horror?

86) Which of the following is not the title of an Evil Dead movie?

a) Evil Dead Rise b) Army of Darkness c) A Touch of Evil

87) Which horror movie provided the directorial debut for special effects maestro, Stan Winston?

88) What film is the seventh entry in the Halloween movie series?

a) Halloween: H20 b) Halloween Ends c) Halloween Kills

89) In what year was the creature-feature, Alligator released?

90) Linda Blair and Leslie Nielsen star in which ’90s horror spoof?

91) Who provided the voice of Chucky in the 2019 remake of Child’s Play?

92) What is the full title to the film, From Dusk Till Dawn 2?

93) Which horror movie has the tagline: ‘They’ll get you in the end’?

94) Who composed the music score for 1980’s Friday the 13th?

95) In which movie did Boris Karloff first play the role of Frankenstein’s Monster?

96) Which actor played the role of Ghost Rider in the 2011 movie, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance?

97) What breed of dog is Cujo in the 1983 horror film of the same name?

98) Who directed the movies The Last House on the Left, The People Under the Stairs, and Vampire in Brooklyn?

99) Melanie Daniels, Mitch Brenner, and Annie Hayworth are characters from which 1963 Alfred Hitchcock movie?

100) Which Friends actress appeared in the horror movie, Leprechaun?

101) Complete the title: The Belko…

OK, those are the questions; now to find out how well you did, check out the answers below.



01) Scream
02) The Dentist 2
03) A Nightmare on Elm Street 4
04) Wishmaster
05) Aliens
06) Alfred Hitchcock
07) Child’s Play/Chucky
08) Gunnar Hansen
09) a
10) Count Dracula
11) c
12) The Omen
13) Goblin
14) Rosemary’s Baby
15) Scooby-Doo
16) None of the films were the final entries in their respective series
17) d – Although Brandy did appear in the sequel
18) James Wan
19) Wolf Creek
20) Ghostbusters
21) Tremors
22) Max von Sydow
23) The Rocky Horror Picture Show
24) The Invisible Man
25) 1
26) Tim Burton
28) Halloween III: Season of the Witch
29) Ghostwatch
30) a b c
31) Hell
32) Roddy McDowall
33) Spiders
34) Bride of Frankenstein
35) Ethan Hawke
36) Washington Irving
37) b
38) Werewolf
39) Jordan Peele
40) The Midwich Cuckoos
41) When a Stranger Calls Back
42) John Carpenter
43) American Psycho
44) The Wicker Man
45) The Fly
46) Friday the 13th
47) b
48) Valak
49) Woods
50) The ‘Burbs
51) RING
52) Candyman
53) Kathy Bates
54) Peter Jackson
55) Evil Dead
56) Audrey II
57) c
58) Stephen King
59) Christopher Landon
60) b
61) Slither
62) Blade
63) Black
64) Poltergeist
65) Cole Sear
66) Joel Schumacher
68) Chopping Mall
69) Robert Englund
70) Last Night in Soho
71) Bill Paxton
72) The Blair Witch Project
73) Predator
74) Scrooged
75) Ari Aster
76) Zombies
77) Art
78) Host
79) The Pope’s Exorcist
80) High
81) Resident Evil
82) The Craft
83) Samara Weaving
84) Buffy Summers
85) Jennifer’s Body
86) c
87) Pumpkinhead
88) Halloween: H20
89) 1980
90) Repossessed
91) Mark Hamill
92) From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money
93) Ghoulies
94) Harry Manfredini
95) Frankenstein
96) Nicolas Cage
97) St. Bernard
98) Wes Craven
99) The Birds
100) Jennifer Aniston
101) Experiment



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