Horror Movie Quotes and Lines

(Total Horror Quotes: 91)


We all love to be scared, even if it’s just a little, and horror movie quotes provide the safest way to experience the thrills and chills! We also know not all horror movies are scary and some are down right funny, we’ve seen so many with rehashed plots and storylines that we know the story before it unfolds. But there’s something about horror movies that always seems to draws us in, and when a horror movie gets it right, the chill and horror of it can stay with us for a long time.

To show appreciation for these movies some great horror movie lines has been gleaned for you here. So, gather here all you horror freaks and experience these delights of horror!


A – Z Horror Movie Quotes

1408 (2007)

[referring to the first victim that died in room 1408]
Gerald Olin: The first victim, Mr. Kevin O’ Malley, sewing machine salesman, checked into the hotel the first week it opened, October, 1912.
Mike Enslin: Cut his own throat, right?
Gerald Olin: Well that’s not the horrific part. Afterwards, in a fit of insanity, he tried to stitch himself back together using an old sewing needle before he bled to death.
[leans over Mike]
Mike Enslin: Easy, man.


28 Days Later (2002)

Major Henry West: This is what I’ve seen in the four weeks since infection. People killing people. Which is much what I saw in the four weeks before infection, and the four weeks before that, and before that, and as far back as I care to remember. People killing people. Which to my mind, puts us in a state of normality right now.


Alien (1979)

Ripley: How do we kill it Ash? There’s got to be a way of killing it. How? How do we do it?
Ash: You can’t.
Parker: That’s bullshit!
Ash: You still don’t understand what you’re dealing with, do you? Perfect organism. Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility.
Lambert: You admire it.
Ash: I admire its purity. A survivor, unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality.


The Amityville Horror (1979)

George: I’m coming apart! Oh, mother of God, I’m coming apart!


An American Werewolf in London (1981)

David: I’m going to the police. Jack was right.
Alex: Jack is dead!
David: Jack is dead and six people are dead. There’s going to be a full moon tonight. I’m going to the cops.
Alex: David, please be rational. Let’s go to Dr. Hirsch.
David: Yeah. Be rational, sure. I’m a fucking werewolf, for Christ’s sake!


Annabelle (2014)

[to Mia and John]
Father Perez: You survived. You don’t come out the other side of something like this weaker. What is there left to be scared of?


Annabelle: Creation (2017)

Janice: Sister, you always say that we can’t see God we can feel his presence. In this house I feel a different kind of presence, and evil one. It’s coming after me, because I know who he is.

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The Babadook (2014)

Amelia: I have moved on. I don’t mention him. I don’t talk about him.


The Birds (1963)

[to Melanie; referring to the attacking birds]
Mother in Diner: Why are they doing this? Why are they doing this? They said when you got here the whole thing started. Who are you? What are you? Where did you come from? I think you’re the cause of all of this. I think you’re evil. Evil!


The Blair Witch Project (1999)

[referring to the sounds they heard in the night]
Michael Williams: They’re people fucking with our heads.
Heather Donahue: But no one knows we’re out here.
Michael Williams: Yeah, but have you ever seen ‘Deliverance’?



Blair Witch (2016)

[referring to the house in the woods found by Heather in the original Blair Witch]
James: We found it!
Lisa: That’s not your sister, that can’t be her!

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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Hadley: I am never going to see a merman, ever.
Sitterson: Dude, be thankful. Those things are terrifying. And the cleanup on them is a nightmare.
Hadley: So, the Buckners.
Sitterson: Well, they may be zombified, pain worshiping, backwards idiots.
Hadley: But they’re our zombified, pain worshiping, backwards idiots.
Sitterson: With a hundred percent clearance rate.

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Candyman (1992)

Claire: If you look in the mirror and you say his name 5 times, he’ll appear behind you breathing down your neck.



Candyman: They will say that I have shed innocent blood. What’s blood for, if not for shedding?


Carrie (1976)

Margaret White: He’s going to laugh at you. They’re all going to laugh at you!
Carrie: No one’s going to laugh at me, Mama.
Margaret White: Stay here with me.
Carrie: I don’t want to stay here with you, Mama. Now sit down and be quiet.


Carrie (2013)

Sue Snell: No! Carrie please don’t hurt me.
Carrie White: Why not? I’ve been hurt my whole life.


The Conjuring (2013)

April: When the music stops, you’ll see him in the mirror standing behind you.

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The Conjuring 2 (2016)

Lorraine Warren: After everything we’ve seen there isn’t much that rattles either of us anymore. But this one, this one still haunts me.

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Crimson Peak (2015)

Thomas Sharpe: A house as old as this one becomes in time a living thing. It starts holding onto things, keeping them alive when they shouldn’t be. Some of them good, and some are bad, some should never be spoken about again.


A Cure for Wellness (2017)

Volmer: Do you know what the cure for the human condition is? Disease. Because that’s the only way one could hope for a cure.

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Dark Shadows (2012)

Angelique Bouchard: Hello, Barnabas. Remember me?
Barnabas Collins: Witch! You cursed me to be this hideous creature! You may strategically place your wonderful lips upon my posterior and kiss it repeatedly!


Dark Skies (2013)

Edwin Pollard: You cannot escape them. Sooner or later, when they’re ready, they will take your family.


Daybreakers (2009)

Edward Dalton: Is this place safe?
Elvis: Living in a world where vampires are the dominant species is about as safe as bare backing a five dollar whore.


Devil (2010)

Ramirez: Everybody believes in him a little bit, even guys like you who pretend they don’t.
[Bowden takes out a small folded piece of paper and throws it to Ramirez that reads “I’m so sorry”]
Ramirez: Whats this?
Detective Bowden: An apology note left at the site of a hit and run. My wife and son were killed out on Bethlaham Pike five years ago but, that’s okay, because whoever did it is sorry. You can tell by the heartfelt apology on the back of a carwash coupon. So no, I don’t believe in the Devil. You don’t need him, people are bad enough by themselves.


Don’t Breathe (2016)

The Blind Man: There is nothing a man cannot do once he accepts the fact that there is no God.


Dracula (1992)

Mina: I want to be what you are, see what you see, love what you love.
Dracula: Mina, to walk with me you must die to your breathing life and be reborn to mine.
Mina: You are my love, and my life, always.
Dracula: Then, I give you life eternal. Everlasting love. The power of the storm. And the beasts of the earth. Walk with me to be my loving wife, forever.


Dracula Untold (2014)

Ingeras: My father was a great man, a hero, so they say. But sometimes the world doesn’t need another hero, sometimes what it needs is a monster.


Event Horizon (1997)

Dr. Weir: You know nothing. Hell is only a word. The reality is much, much worse.


Evil Dead (2013)

Mia: [possessed] I will feast on your soul!
Mia: Feast on this motherfucker!


The Exorcist (1973)

Demon: What an excellent day for an exorcism.
Father Damien Karras: You would like that?
Demon: Intensely.
Father Damien Karras: But wouldn’t that drive you out of Regan?
Demon: It would bring us together.
Father Damien Karras: You and Regan?
Demon: You and us.


The Fly (1986)

Seth Brundle: I’m saying, I’m saying, I-I’m an insect who dreamt he was a man and loved it. But now the dream is over and the insect is awake.
Ronnie: No. no, Seth…
Seth Brundle: I’m saying, I’ll hurt you if you stay.


The Fog (1980)

[talking into the radio]
Stevie Wayne: I don’t know what happened to Antonio Bay tonight. Something came out of the fog and tried to destroy us. In one moment, it vanished. But if this has been anything but a nightmare, and if we don’t wake up to find ourselves safe in our beds, it could come again. To the ships at sea who can hear my voice, look across the water, into the darkness. Look for the fog.


Fright Night (2011)

Charley Brewster: You read way too much Twilight!
Ed: That’s fiction! Okay? This is real! He’s a real monster, and he’s not brooding or lovesick or noble. He’s the fucking shark from jaws! He kills, he feeds and he doesn’t stop until everybody around them is dead! Now, I’m seriously so angry you think I read Twilight!

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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

Seth: I don’t give a damn about living or dying anymore; all I care about is taking as many as those demons back to hell as I can.
Jacob: Amen!


Get Out (2017)

Chris Washington: How did you find me?
Rod Williams: [looks at him] I’m the T.S-motherfucking-A. We handle shit. That’s what we do. Consider this situation fucking handled.

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The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)

Melanie: We’re alive?
Dr. Caroline Caldwell: Yes. You’re alive.
Melanie: Then why should it be us who die for you?



Green Room (2016)

[knocks on the green room door where the band is being kept locked up]
Darcy: Gentlemen, I hope you appreciate the situation. Things have gone south. No doubt. Now, whatever you saw, or did, is no longer my concern. But let’s be clear, it won’t end well.

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Halloween (1978)

[talking about Michael Myers]
Dr. Sam Loomis: I met him, fifteen years ago. I was told there was nothing left. No reason, no conscience, no understanding; even the most rudimentary sense of life or death, good or evil, right or wrong. I met this six-year-old child, with this blank, pale, emotionless face and, the blackest eyes, the devil’s eyes. I spent eight years trying to reach him, and then another seven trying to keep him locked up because I realized what was living behind that boy’s eyes was purely and simply evil.



Sheriff Leigh Brackett: It’s Halloween, everyone’s entitled to one good scare.


Happy Death Day (2017)

Tree Gelbman: You’ve been killing me over some stupid guy?
Lori Spengler: Oh, that’s not the only reason. You’re a dumb bitch, too! But what I really want to know is how did you figure it out?
Tree Gelbman: Because you’ve killed me before.
Lori Spengler: Then I guess I’m just going to have to do it again.


Hellraiser (1987)

Frank Cotton: I thought I’d gone to the limits. I hadn’t. The Cenobites gave me an experience beyond limits, pain and pleasure, indivisible.



Lead Cenobite: No tears, please. It’s a waste of good suffering.


Hereditary (2018)

Peter: Why did you try to kill me?
Annie: I didn’t! I was trying to save you!

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Honeymoon (2014)

Paul: Where’s my wife? Where’s Bea?
Bea: It’s me.
Paul: What happened? You look like her, but you’re not her. You have her toes, you have her toes. You have her knees. You have her thighs. You smell the same.
[kissing her]
Paul: You taste the same. But you’re different. You’re different. 


Horns (2013)

Ig Perrish: People say you should always do the right thing, but sometimes there is no right thing. And then, you just have to pick the sin you can live with.


Insidious (2011)

Elise Rainier: It’s not the house that’s haunted. It’s your son.


Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)

Young Elise Rainier: In my line of work things tend to happen when it gets dark.



Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)

Sean Brenner: I don’t know what’s real and I don’t know what to do to stop it.


Insidious: The Last Key (2018)

Elise Rainier: I don’t have memories from this place, I have scars.

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Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)

Louis: That morning I was not yet a vampire, and I saw my last sunrise. I remember it completely, and yet I can’t recall any sunrise before it. I watched the whole magnificence of the dawn for the last time as if it were the first. And then I said farewell to sunlight, and set out to become what I became.


It (2017)

Pennywise: Time to float.

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It Comes at Night (2017)

Paul: I’m just going to having to turn through a few things. When we go out during the day we like to stick to groups just for safety. The red door, it’s the only way in and out of the house. That stays closed and locked all the time. I have the keys, this is the only set.
[he shows them the keys tied around his neck]
Paul: The most important thing, we never go out at night. Got it?


It Follows (2014)

Hugh: Wherever you are, it’s somewhere walking straight for you. All you can do is a pass it along to someone else.



Lights Out (2016)

Rebecca: We’re living with a dead woman!
Sophie: Ghosts don’t exist.
Rebecca: Well, if she’s not a ghost then what is she?

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The Lost Boys (1987)

Max: Don’t ever invite a vampire into your house, you silly boy. It renders you powerless.
Sam Emerson: Did you know that?
Edgar Frog: Of course. Everyone knows that.


Mama (2013)

Nun: A ghost is an emotion bent out of shape. Can bend to repeat itself, time and time again.


Misery (1990)

Annie Wilkes: I’m your number one fan. There’s nothing to worry about. You’re going to be just fine. I will take good care of you. I’m your number one fan.


The Mist (2007)

Amanda Dunfrey: You don’t have much faith in humanity, do you?
Dan Miller: None, whatsoever.
Amanda Dunfrey: I can’t accept that. People are basically good; decent. My god, David, we’re a civilized society.
David Drayton: Sure, as long as the machines are working and you can dial 911. But you take those things away, you throw people in the dark, you scare the shit out of them: no more rules.


The Neon Demon (2016)

Roberto Sarno: Beauty isn’t everything, it’s the only thing.

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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Children: [singing] One, two, Freddy’s coming for you. Three, four, better lock your door. Five, six, grab your crucifix. Seven, eight, going to stay up late. Nine, ten, never sleep again…


Oculus (2013)

Young Kaylie Russell: See the mirror hanging there? Face of silver, frame of black. Oculus of glass, I stare. I can feel you staring back. I hear your voice, believe your lies. A window, portal, a darkened door. Should you claim my staring eyes, my soul you hold forever more.


The Omen (1976)

Nanny: Look at me, Damien! It’s all for you.
[she jumps off a roof, hanging herself]


The Others (2001)

Mrs. Mills: Sometimes the world of the living gets mixed up with the world of the dead.


Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)

Doris Zander: Do you know what it feels like to be strangled to death? First you feel the pressure in your throat, then you start to taste something very sour in your mouth, then it’s like someone lights a match right in the middle of your chest, and then that fire grows, it feels your lungs and your throat and all the way behind your eyes. Then the last thing you feel is cold.

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Paranormal Activity (2007)

The Psychic: You cannot run from this, it will follow you. It may lay dormant for years. Something may trigger it to become more active and it may over time reach out to communicate with you.


Poltergeist (1982)

Carol Anne: They’re here…


Psycho (1960)

Norman Bates: It’s not like my mother is a maniac or a raving thing. She just goes a little mad sometimes. We all go a little mad sometimes. Haven’t you?
Marion Crane: Yes. Sometimes just one time can be enough.


The Purge (2013)

[after ringing the Sandin’s door bell]
Polite Stranger: Our target for this year’s purge is hiding in your home. You have one hour to find him and give him to us, or we’ll kill all of you.


The Purge: Anarchy (2014)

Purge Announcer: It’s an unwritten purge rule, we don’t save lives. Tonight we take lives. We can’t have any interference.


A Quiet Place (2018)

[to Lee; referring to their children]
Evelyn Abbott: Who are we if we can’t protect them? Who are we? You have to protect them. Promise me, you will protect them.

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The Ring (2002)

Becca: You start to play it and it’s like somebody’s nightmare. And then this woman comes on, smiling at you, right? Seeing you, through the screen. Then when it’s over, your phone rings, someone knows you watched the tape, and what they say is, “You will die in seven days.” And exactly seven days later…


Rings (2017)

Holt: I keep thinking about this story. There’s this video that kills you seven days after you watch it. The second it’s over the phone rings, and this voice says…
[at the same time we see Julia picking up the phone after she’s watched the video and hears the voice say]
Samara: Seven days.

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Dodge Landon: [to Caesar] Take you stinking paw off me, you damn dirty ape!

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Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

[referring to her baby]
Rosemary Woodhouse: What have you done to him? What have you done to his eyes, you maniacs!
Roman Castevet: He has his father’s eyes.
Rosemary Woodhouse: What do you mean? Guy’s eyes are normal!


Saw (2004)

John: [to Amanda] Congratulations. You are still alive. Most people are so ungrateful to be alive. But not you. Not anymore.


Scream (1996)

Phone Voice: Do you like scary movies?
Sidney Prescott: What’s the point? They’re all the same. Some stupid killer stalking some big-breasted girl who can’t act who is always running up the stairs when she should be running out the front door. It’s insulting.


Shaun of the Dead (2004)

[describing the zombies]
Dianne: Just look at the face; it’s vacant, with a hint of sadness. Like a drunk who’s lost a bet.


The Shining (1980)

Jack Torrance: Heeere’s Johnny!


The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Hannibal Lecter: A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti.



[on telephone to Clarice]
Hannibal Lecter: I do wish we could chat longer, but I’m having an old friend for dinner. Bye.


Sinister (2012)

Professor Jonas: The symbol is associated with a Pagan deity named Bagul. He consumes the souls of human children. The ancient church believed that Bagul actually lived in the images themselves and that they were gateways into his realm. Children exposed to these images were especially vulnerable to Bagul’s abductions.


The Sixth Sense (1999)

Cole Sear: I see dead people.
Malcolm Crowe: In your dreams?
[Cole shakes his head]
Malcolm Crowe: While you’re awake?
[Cole nods]
Malcolm Crowe: Dead people like, in graves? In coffins?
Cole Sear: Walking around like regular people. They don’t see each other. They only see what they want to see. They don’t know they’re dead.
Malcolm Crowe: How often do you see them?
Cole Sear: All the time. They’re everywhere.


Split (2017)

The Beast: Those who have not been torn have no value in themselves and no place in this world. They are asleep.

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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Old Man: I just can’t take no pleasure in killing. There’s just some things you gotta do. Don’t mean you have to like it.


The Thing (1982)

Clark: I don’t know what the hell’s in there, but it’s weird and pissed off, whatever it is.



The Visit (2015)

Tyler Jamison: Nana and Pop-Pop are acting strange.
Mother: I knew we were going to have this call. They’re just weird people.


The Wicker Man (1973)

Lord Summerisle: Do sit down, Sergeant. Shocks are so much better absorbed with the knees bent.



The Witch (2015)

[referring to their goat]
Mercy: Black Philip, say if you are wicked.
[she whispers to the goat]
Mercy: Black Philip.
Thomasin: Does he really speak to thee?
Mercy: Black Philip.

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The Woman in Black (2012)

Daily: I believe the most rational mind can play tricks in the dark.


World War Z (2013)

Andrew Fassbach: Mother Nature is a serial killer. No one’s better, more creative. Like all serial killers, she can’t help the urge to want to get caught. And what good are all those brilliant crimes if no one takes the credit? So she leaves crumbs. Now the hard part, why you spend a decade in school, is seeing the crumbs, for the clues there. Sometimes, the thing you thought was the most brutal aspect of the virus, turns out to be the chink in its element. And she loves disguising her weaknesses as strengths.

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Zombieland (2009)

Columbus: Oh, America. I wish I could tell you that this was still America, but I’ve come to realize that you can’t have a country without people. And there are no people here. No, my friends. This is now the United States of Zombieland.


Total Quotes: 91

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