Murder, torture, stalking, and all other manner of criminal activity existed in and of itself, of course, for eons before the late 19th century dawn of motion-picture technology.
However, movies have been blamed for copycat crimes virtually since the birth of the medium.
Since the horror genre has proven so popular from the most primitive days of cinema on — check out Thomas Edison’s 1910 Frankenstein some time — fright fare has naturally come up as a scapegoat when guilty parties are looking to claim that anything other than themselves “made” them do it.
The following films have been and continue to be both endured and enjoyed by millions…
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