Horror films are one of the most popular genres of movies as they fill the viewer with fear and an element of excitement. The best horror movies challenge the fears of moviegoers and have various aspects of suspense throughout that leave the viewers on the edge of their seats. It is this genre of movie that often leaves a lasting impression leading to them being remembered for years to come. While it is often the character that is inflicting the pain or terror that is most memorable, the other characters are significant to the storyline in other ways. They allow those watching to relate to the human element of the story and understand the impact that events are having on the characters. There is also usually a character that overcomes the villain of the story or prevents further horrific events from taking place. In many cases, this is a female character. Here are 20 of the top heroines from horror movies.
About The Author
NatMore from this Author
Nat is the Founder and Editor in Chief of Uncoached Corporation and all its properties. His primary roles are managing editorial, business development, content development, online acquisitions, and operations. Uncoached began in 2007 with one site and a goal of creating content that was clear, concise, worth reading, entertaining, and useful. Since then the portfolio has grown to 8 properties covering a wide array of verticals including business, personal finance, real estate, architecture, television, movies, entertainment, video games, lifestyle, pets, and more. Follow him on Twitter @nathanielberman