14 Dark AF Moments From Your Favourite Childhood Movies

Every second of Watership Down.

As kids, some of us were more easily frightened than others. While some of us couldn't stomach five minutes of The Addams Family, others were totally chill with watching every episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer (how? How did you do it?).

But there were certain scenes in classic movies which still have us waking up in cold sweats in the middle of the night to this day.

Fine - perhaps not quite that scary, but the fear was 100% real.

Gollum in the Lord of the Rings cartoon

Any scene with It in Five Children and It

Absolutely any moment in Watership Down 

The rhino in James and the Giant Peach

And the mechanical shark

The plants in Jumanji 

The Tunnel Scene from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

The flying monkeys in The Wizard of Oz

The witches in The Witches

Sid's house in Toy Story

The child catcher in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Judge Doom's death in Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

Pleasure Island in Pinocchio

The disembodied heads scene in Return to Oz

Who? Who was in charge of film making in the 80s and 90s?

Actually, don't answer that.

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