Have you ever wondered what’s the scariest movie of all time? We may have different opinions on the answer but entertainment company, Broadband Choices recently decided to use science to find the answer.
Since 2020, the Science of Scare Project has set out to scientifically measure the scariest forms of entertainment available.
Researches took 50 daring participants and subjected them to a torturous 120 hours of horror is order to find which horror flicks pushed audiences to the limit.
Wanting to know which films were the most successful in triggering each participants fight or flight mechanisms, researchers monitored heart rates comparing standard average heart rates to a spoke measured from various jump scares.
So, which movies gets your heart pounding, makes you jump out of your seat or sleep with the lights on? See the list below: