53 Halloween Movie Trivia Questions And Answers That Are Spook-tacular

Lydia Samson
Dec 12, 2023 By Lydia Samson
Originally Published on Jan 08, 2021
Edited by Flora Wilson
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It's time to check out hair-raising Halloween movie trivia! As the fall leaves fall and the jack-o'-lanterns flicker, there's no better way to celebrate this spooktacular season than by testing your knowledge of bone-chilling films.

This trivia consists of a monstrous list of trivia questions and answers that will send shivers down your spine, whether you're an adult seeking thrills or a little one craving some spooky fun. From the classics to modern masterpieces, these questions will ignite your Halloween spirit and make your evening truly memorable. So, grab your popcorn, dim the lights, and have fun!

Vintage Horror Movie Trivia Questions

This section gathered some vintage haunting trivia questions for those who love a good scare. Do you recall your favorite Halloween classics? Test your knowledge and relive those spine-tingling moments. Brace yourself and see how many questions you can answer right!

1. Question: What set the serial killer in the iconic movie 'Friday The 13th' apart?

Answer: The serial killer is a mother (Mrs. Voorhees).

2. Question: Which monochrome 3D monster flick had a creature that was played by a man and shot entirely underwater?

Answer: 'Creature From The Black Lagoon'.

3. Question: Which vintage horror movie got 10 Academy Award nominations?

Answer: 'The Exorcist'.

4. Question: What is the name of the possessed child in the 1973 horror film 'The Exorcist'?

Answer: Regan MacNeil.

5. Question: Which horror movie released in 1960 is known for its iconic shower scene?

Answer: 'Psycho'.

6. Question: What is the name of the fictional town where the events of John Carpenter's 'Halloween' (1978) take place?

Answer: Haddonfield.

7. Question: Who directed the 1931 film adaptation of Bram Stoker's 'Dracula'?

Answer: Tod Browning.

8. Question: In the 1944 horror film 'The Uninvited', what is the supernatural entity haunting the house?

Answer: A ghost.

9. Question: What is the name of the possessed doll in the 1988 film 'Child's Play'?

Answer: Chucky.

'90s Horror Movie Trivia

Get ready to travel back in time to the thrilling era of '90s horror movies! If you're a die-hard fan of those spine-chilling flicks, this trivia challenge is tailor-made for you. Put your '90s horror knowledge to the ultimate test and see if you're a true master of horror film trivia.

10. Question: Who played Jonathan Harker in Francis Ford Coppola's version of 'Dracula'?

Answer: Keanu Reeves.

11. Question: Which horror film character wields a glove with razors for fingers?

Answer: Freddie Krueger.

12. Question: Which iconic scary movie had Johnny Depp's film debut?

Answer: 'A Nightmare On Elm Street' (1984).

13. Question: Which ancient city houses the mummy in the iconic movie 'The Mummy' (1999)?

Answer: Hamunaptra.

14. Question: This movie was based on Anne Rice's famous novel and had a cast that included names like Brad Pitt, and Tom Cruise. Which movie is this?

Answer: 'Interview With The Vampire' (1994).

15. Question: Who plays the role of Hannibal Lecter in the modern TV adaptation of the classic horror film 'Hannibal'?

Answer: Mads Mikkelsen.

16. Question: How many Nightmare On Elm Street movies have come out to date?

Answer: Nine.

17. Question: Where does the story of 'Scream 2' take place?

Answer: University campus.

18. Questions: Which horror movie had Kirsten Dunst play a young vampire?

Answer: 'Interview With A Vampire'.

19. Question: Which '90s movie features creepy crawlies taking over a small town in California?

Answer: 'Arachnophobia'.

20. Question: What color palette does 'The Ring' predominantly follow?

Answer: Blues and grays.

Disney Halloween Movie Trivia Questions And Answers

Let's put your Disney knowledge to the test with these kid-friendly Halloween movie trivia questions. From friendly ghosts to mischievous villains, you'll journey through the enchanting world of Disney's Halloween delights. So, grab your broomsticks, and let's dive into a world of Disney Halloween magic!

21. Question: Which Disney movie was banned in Denmark?

Answer: 'The Skeleton Dance'.

22. Question: Which live-action horror Disney movie got a remake starring Dwayne Johnson?

Answer: 'Escape To Witch Mountain'.

23. Questions: Which Disney horror flick is set in space and is reminiscent of Star Wars?

Answer: 'The Black Hole'.

24. Questions: Which horror movie featured Sarah Jessica Parker as a witch?

Answer: 'Hocus Pocus' (1993).

25. Questions: Which horror flick features a Mickey Mouse gone mad?

Answer: 'Runaway Brain'.

26. Questions: Which famous pirate franchise comes under Disney Studio?

Answer: 'The Pirates Of The Caribbean'.

27. Question: Which Disney flick has a highly experimental soundtrack?

Answer: 'Fantasia'.

28. Question: Which Disney horror movie was written by Ray Bradbury?

Answer: 'Something Wicked This Way Comes'.

29. Question: Which Tim Burton Disney movie features dogs as the main characters?

Answer: 'Frankenweenie'.

30. Question: Which animated horror Disney movie has a PG rating?

Answer: 'The Black Cauldron'.

31. Question: Which animated Disney flick is inspired by the legend of Sleepy Hollow?

Answer: 'The Adventures Of Ichabod And Mr. Toad'.

Scary Movies Trivia About Book Adaptations

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Now, let's put your knowledge to the test with trivia about these hair-raising book-to-movie adaptations. Get ready to explore the dark corners of literature and cinema, and see if you can conquer these terrifying Halloween movie trivia questions. Prepare for a thrilling ride!

32. Question: Which living horror author has the most adaptations made from his bestselling books?

Answer: Stephen King.

33. Question: Which book features Pennywise the Clown?

Answer: 'It'.

34. Question: Which haunted house story was adapted to a blockbuster Netflix series?

Answer: 'The Haunting Of Hill House'.

35. Question: Who pioneered the horror science fiction genre?

Answer: Mary Shelley.

36. Question: Which actor plays the protagonist in the movie 'The Woman In Black'?

Answer: Daniel Radcliffe.

37. Question: Which book features a climax where the protagonist is covered in pig's blood?

Answer: 'Carrie'.

38. Question: Who wrote the book 'American Psycho'?

Answer: Bret Easton Ellis.

The Scariest Characters In Horror Movies

Brace yourself for a bone-chilling adventure into the world of horror movie villains. You know, those characters that make you scream, hide under your blankets and even avoid looking in the mirror at night. Gather your courage and see if you can conquer these hair-raising Halloween characters' trivia questions!

39. Question: Which character portrayed by Johnny Depp is a barber who kills all his clients in the movie 'The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street'?

Answer: Sweeney Todd.

40. Question: Which movie features a princess who has to go down a hole in the tree to find a disgusting creature with its eyes in its hands?

Answer: 'Pan's Labyrinth'.

41. Question: Which movie features a teenage girl with superpowers who ultimately ends up becoming a villain?

Answer: 'Carrie'.

42Question: What is the real name of the antagonist in 'A Nightmare On Elm Street'?

Answer: Freddy Kreuger.

43. Question: Who plays Hannibal Lecter in its first and most horrifying film depiction?

Answer: Anthony Hopkins.

44. Question: Who plays the Devil in 'The Witches Of Eastwick'?

Answer: Jack Nicholson.

45. Question: Which movie features a child who can see dead people?

Answer: 'The Sixth Sense'.

46. Question: Who plays the murderous robot from the future in 'The Terminator'?

Answer: Arnold Schwarzenegger.

47. Question: This Spanish horror movie features a schoolgirl who messes around with Ouija Boards.

Answer: 'Veronica'.

48. Question: This Spanish horror flick features a comatose mother who refuses to die.

Answer: 'The Influence'.

49. Question: What does the girl from 'The Ring' whisper on the phone?

Answer: "Seven days".

50. Question: Scarlett Johansson plays a predatory alien in which flick?

Answer: 'Under The Skin'.

51. Question: What is the name of the girl from the Japanese 'Ringu' movie?

Answer: Sadako Yamamura.

52. Question: Which movie features a haunted baby doll other than Chucky?

Answer: 'Annabelle'.

53. Question: What is the name of the Invisible Man in the film adaptation of HG Wells' novel 'The Invisible Man'?

Answer: Griffin.

Congratulations, you fearless Halloween movie fan! You've journeyed through a spine-tingling maze of trivia and conquered the realm of horror films. By testing your knowledge of Halloween movie trivia, you've not only entertained yourself but also expanded your love for the supernatural. Remember, the joy of Halloween movies lies in sharing the thrills with friends and family. So, why not organize a movie night and challenge your loved ones with these captivating trivia questions? Keep exploring, keep discovering, and may your love for Halloween movies continue to defy all expectations! Happy haunting!

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Written by Lydia Samson

Bachelor in Science specializing in Mass Communication

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Lydia SamsonBachelor in Science specializing in Mass Communication

A diligent and driven mass communications graduate from Caleb University, Lydia has experience in media and a passion for digital marketing and communications. She is an effective communicator and team-builder with strong analytical, management, and organizational skills. She is a self-starter with a positive, can-do attitude.

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