The 10 Movie Villains That Scare Kids . . . and the 10 That Scare Adults

A recent poll asked 2,000 people what movie villains scared them as children . . . AND as adults.

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Here are the Top 10 Childhood Movie Villains:

  1. The Daleks from “Doctor Who”
  2. Darth Vader from “Star Wars”
  3. Voldemort from “Harry Potter”
  4. The Wicked Witch of the West from “The Wizard of Oz”
  5. The Child Catcher from “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang”
  6. The Queen / Witch from “Snow White and the Seven Dwarves”
  7. The White Witch from “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”
  8. The Abominable Snowman from “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer”
  9. Jaws from “Jaws”
  10. The Devil from “Fantasia”

And here are the Top 10 Movie Villains That Scare Adults:

  1.  Jigsaw from “Saw”
  2. David Kessler from “An American Werewolf in London”
  3. Norman Bates from “Psycho”
  4. John Ryder from “The Hitcher”
  5. Freddy Krueger from “A Nightmare on Elm Street”
  6. Cujo from “Cujo”
  7. Count Dracula from “Dracula”
  8. Alien from “Alien”
  9. Jason Voorhees from “Friday the 13th”
  10. 10.  Leatherface from “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre”

(You can browse through all the poll results, here.)