Horror movies. They’re a staple of the culture of Halloween time, and almost all fans of Halloween are fans of the horror movie genre. One of the oldest genres of film, horror has grown slowly and greatly over a long period, developing subgenres and cult followings along the way. It’s also produced some of the most memorable movies in the history of film, and certainly some of the most memorable characters.
To celebrate the horror genre and its fans, Costume SuperCenter put together this infographic of five of the most interesting facts about the genre. There are some facts you may know, and some you may not, so before you put on your scary costume for Halloween make sure to let us know your favorite fact, especially if it’s not on the list! Happy haunting.