One of the things that makes horror films so enjoyable is the fact that through the entire thing, you’re thinking “That’ll never happen in real life,” or “I’m not that stupid, to run upstairs instead of away from the remorseless killer in a William Shatner mask.” Sure. You think you’re smarter than the film? What if I told you that those ideas had to come from somewhere and once put on film, sometimes they inspire people to turn those situations into reality.
Not so cocky now, are ya? Here’s some examples of horror films that break down the wall between fantasy and reality and become a little too true.