I ain't gonna get this, it's a horror movie, it's hard to act scared.
I don't buy into any of that hogwash. They put that out to sell tickets. It's just a classic horror movie, with the Greek drama formula of good versus evil, and lots of fear.
Here I was, having done a thriller and a horror movie - why did I have the audacity to make a romantic fantasy? How can I continue to make genre films? Well, maybe I don't want to continue to make genre films.
What was always interesting about Thomas Harris' books is they were a wonderful hybridization of a crime thriller and a horror movie.
A good horror movie should have peaks and valleys, a good horror movie should move you emotionally; a good horror movie should be exciting to watch and energizing in a weird kind of way.
I love horror movies. I mean, who doesn't like a good horror movie every once in a while? It's fun to get scared.
I love watching a good, freaky horror movie. I love it. It's one of my favorite things to do, to go and see at the cinema. Just to tune out and be freaked out.
In Europe, there is no horror movie. It's very hard to make a slasher or gory movie. There is no audience for that.
This indication of audience interest is good for all horror movie makers at any budget level.
I was lucky enough to have a plethora of types of roles before and during the horror movie part of my career.
Racism is like a horror movie. Black kids die because of racism. I don't know what's more horrifying than that.
I think The Exorcist is the best American horror movie ever made. Friedkin was at the top of his game.