The Best (and Worst) Christmas Horror Films on Netflix

/ Dec 25, 2014

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This article originally appeared in The Daily Dot

By Joey Keeton

Stressful situations have always been fervent breeding grounds for horror movies, which probably explains the abundance of horror films that take place around Christmas. After all, when you’re experiencing yuletide-related anxiety, a horror film can be a healthy reminder that things could be much worse. This is a particularly blessed holiday season on Netflix Instant, with a whopping five horror films to remind you that your December is pretty good.

That last sentence is actually a lie, because of two of these movies are bad enough to make make a crummy holiday season even worse. Which ones are they? Well, for starters…

“Jack Frost” (1997)

This is a fairly standard tale: On his way to the electric chair, a serial killer — Jack Frost — gets mixed up with a barrel of molecular-bonding acid. His soul becomes attached to snow cells, making him an immortal snowman, and he decides to terrorize the town of Snowmonton and the sheriff that originally apprehended him. A macho FBI agent gets involved, as does a really nerdy scientist. Most of the townspeople look like Wilford Brimley

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