Test Your Knowledge: Horror Movie Villain Quiz
by Staff
The scariest films feature human neurosis brought to life through terrifying characters. How much do you know about these horror movie villains?

Hooked chains are the favored weapon of which bad guy?

  • Cropsy
  • Billy Cole
  • Pinhead

Which monster is based on an 1818 novel by Mary Shelley?

  • Frankenstein
  • Dracula
  • The Mummy

In what movie does the "Lakeshore Strangler" die and then use voodoo to transfer his soul to a doll?

  • "Subspecies"
  • "Gremlins"
  • "Child's Play"

What's the name of the vengeful doll in "Child's Play?"

  • Blaine
  • Chucky
  • Herman

Which villain appears if you say his name repeatedly while looking into a mirror?

  • Candyman
  • Dracula
  • Hannibal Lecter

A deranged man in a hockey mask terrorizes which summer camp?

  • Camp Crystal Lake
  • Sunshine Summer Camp
  • Deep Woods Camp

What is one of Candyman's killing weapons?

  • ants
  • wasps
  • bees

What kind of dog plays the villain in "Cujo?"

  • Rottweiler
  • St. Bernard
  • German shepherd

Which horror movie villain loves using a machete to kill people?

  • Jason Voorhees
  • Freddy Krueger
  • The Creeper

How does the character named Jigsaw kill his victims?

  • poison
  • clever traps
  • knives

Who is the "Springwood Slasher?"

  • Ghostface
  • Jester
  • Freddy Krueger

Robert Englund, who played Freddy Krueger, has said that he feels his character represents what?

  • neglect
  • hate
  • longing

Captain Spaulding, from "The Devil's Rejects," gets his name from what source?

  • a musical
  • a novel
  • a comic book

What's Jigsaw's favorite fashion statement?

  • expensive watches
  • fancy glasses
  • tuxedo

What's the name of the villain in the "Texas Chainsaw Massacre?"

  • Lubin
  • Norman Bates
  • Leatherface

What method does Freddy Krueger use to attack his victims?

  • He uses their loved ones as bait.
  • He uses their dreams.
  • He hides in their homes.

Which bad guy says vulgar rhymes during his bloodthirsty killing sprees?

  • Stu Macher
  • Razor Charlie
  • Lubin

"Leatherface" was inspired by which real-life killer?

  • Ed Gein
  • Jeffery Dahmer
  • Green River Killer

Anthony Hopkins portrays which psychotic killer?

  • Leatherface
  • Hannibal Lecter
  • Damien Thorn

In "The Ring," a demon strikes its victims after they do what?

  • curse Satan's name
  • watch a video
  • ring a doorbell

When Jason (from "Friday the 13th") dies, how can he be resurrected?

  • chemical bath
  • electricity
  • fire

The Creeper, from "Jeepers Creepers" appears once every how many years?

  • 6 years
  • 23 years
  • 31 years

What's the color of Freddy Kruger's iconic sweater?

  • black-and-gray striped
  • red-and-black striped
  • red-and-gray striped

Norman Bates likes to dress up like what?

  • his dead mother
  • a stripper
  • a little boy

In 10 "Halloween" movies, about how many people has Michael Myers killed?

  • 42
  • 110
  • 174

How old was Michael Myers when he murdered his first victim?

  • 6
  • 8
  • 10

What is Hannibal Lecters's profession?

  • special forces soldier
  • lawyer
  • psychiatrist

Which villain looks like part of an Edward Munch painting?

  • Ghostface
  • Samara Morgan
  • The Wolfman

How does Norman Bates murder his victims?

  • He sets them on fire.
  • He strangles them.
  • He stabs them.

What is Damien Thorn?

  • the Anti-Christ
  • a poltergeist
  • a mentally-disturbed child