First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 03:30 PM ET

With Halloween here, and with many enjoying it for the wild parties and the sexy costumes, we thought we would go back to the basics. We want to be scared. No, terrified. With that goal in mind, we've gathered some our favorite scary movies that we know are guaranteed to give you a real fright night.

Whether you're hiding under a blanket with friends in front of the TV or looking for some scary images to silently project on the wall for a Halloween party, you can't go wrong with these picks. Let us know in the comments what your favorite scary movie is to watch on Halloween.

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Psycho
"Psycho" - The shower scene is not only one of the best scenes ever, but you can also watch Norman Bates get his stab on from 77 different camera angles. It might not qualify as gory enough nowadays, but when it comes to psycho killers, Bates wrote the book.
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