Who is the Scariest Big-Screen Psycho Killer? The Top 16's bloody battle begins!
Image Credit: Everett Collection (2)Yes, it’s midnight, PopWatchers. But don’t fall asleep now! After all, 1, 2, Freddy’s coming for you we’re here to help you celebrate Halloween with our Scariest Big-Screen Psycho Killer single-elimination tournament. During the month of October we’re asking you to vote for the movie murderer you’d least want to meet in the depths of your dreams. Today we kick off the battle for Top 8 supremacy with A Nightmare on Elm Street‘s Freddy Krueger, who claws at Scream‘s Ghostface; The Silence of the Lamb‘s Hannibal Lecter, who hopes Se7en‘s John Doe’s days are numbered; The Texas Chainsaw Massacre‘s Leatherface, who’ll face-off with Carrie‘s Carrie White; and No Country for Old Men‘s Anton Chigurh, who will bingo with Inglourious Basterds‘ Col. Hans Landa. So heat up a plate of fava beans, pour yourself a nice Chianti, and vote in the polls below. Then click here to check out our entire bracket of 32 fiends, split into the HorrorVerse and DramaVerse categories.Image Credit: Richard Foreman; Francois Duhamel; Everett Collection