The Ultimate Horror Movie Series Quiz

It's almost Halloween, which means it's time for ridiculous horror movies to hit theaters. Paranormal Activity 4 is this year's big sequel, but we're going to test you on some of horror's other great franchises. We'll give you a clue -- can you tell what installment of a classic horror series it comes from? For some of the more prolific series, not all the movies will be listed as choices.

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Nightmare on Elm Street

: Not only was this Johnny Depp's film debut, but it's also the only film where Freddy Krueger's sweater is different: the sleeves are solid red instead of being striped.
A Nightmare on Elm Street
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
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Paranormal Activity

: The found footage mode moves to videotape as the action in this film is mostly set in 1988 and shows how a young Katie and Kristi first encountered the demon.
Paranormal Activity
Paranormal Activity 2
Paranormal Activity 3
Paranormal Activity 4
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Friday the 13th

: Jason is pulled out of Crystal Lake by Tina Shepard, a 10-year-old with telekinetic powers. Luckily, he's tossed back into the lake at the end by Tina's father, who was also resurrected via her telekinesis.
Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th Part 2
Friday the 13th: Jason Lives
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday
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Friday the 13th

: Jason Voorhees...In Space
Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan
Jason X
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Exorcist

: Originally titled Legion, this wasn't supposed to be an Exorcist sequel at all. Also, it features Patrick Ewing playing an angel of death.
The Exorcist
Exorcist II: The Heretic
The Exorcist III
Exorcist: The Beginning
Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist
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Final Destination

: The film opens with a bridge collapse, but that's one of the least interesting death scenes. How could it compete with a person being crushed by a buddha statue during acupuncture and another being struck by a wrench being shot through a belt sander?
Final Destination
Final Destination 2
Final Destination 3
The Final Destination
Final Destination 5
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Poltergeist

: It features the scene pictured here
Poltergeist
Poltergeist II: The Other Side
Poltergeist III
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Psycho

: Emma Spool, who was Norman's boss when he worked as a dishwasher at a diner, reveals that she was actually his mother -- the woman he had originally killed was her sister. Norman takes the news by killing her too.
Psycho
Psycho II
Psycho III
Psycho IV: The Beginning
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Halloween

: This was Donald Pleasence's last appearance in the franchise, but Paul Rudd's first film appearance ever.
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later
Halloween: Resurrection
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Halloween

: Both Michael Myers and Dr. Loomis are presumed dead after an explosion in a hospital (not the explosion in the mine shaft -- that's a different sequel). It also marks Jamie Lee Curtis' last appearance until 2002's H20: 20 Years Later.
Halloween
Halloween II
Halloween III: Season of the Witch
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
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Child's Play

: Most of the action takes place at a military school, where Andy was sent after his previous interactions with the Chucky doll.
Child's Play
Child's Play 2
Child's Play 3
Bride of Chucky
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Saw

: It's a philosophical struggle when Jigsaw realizes that his accomplice, Amanda (played by Shawnee Smith), has been designing traps that people can't escape from. He says its important to let them escape to improve their lives, but she believes humans can't change. In the end, Jigsaw sets a trap for her (she fails), but ends up dying himself.
Saw
Saw II
Saw III
Saw IV