Halloween is less than two weeks away, and science has you covered when it comes to finding the perfect scary movie to get your heart pounding.
For a new study, people watched horror movies while strapped to heart monitors… measuring how much some films got their blood pumping. According to the numbers, the scariest horror movie of all time is 2012’s “Sinister,” which generated a pulse-pounding 133 beats-per-minute.
In second place is “Insidious,” followed by “The Conjuring,” “Hereditary,” and “Paranormal Activity” rounded out the top five. The list also includes “The Babadook,” “The Conjuring 2,” and “The Visit.” Check out the full resultsHERE.
Here’s the top 10 scariest movies according to the study:
- The Conjuring
- Paranormal Activity
- It Follows
- The Conjuring 2
- The Babadook
- The Descent
- The Visit