Mind & Body

What Makes Horror Movies Sound So Scary?

You don't even need to see the screen to know when you're watching a horror movie — just the sound of it is enough to put shivers down your spine. What exactly is it that makes horror movies sound so scary, and what's going on your brain when sounds scare you? This video from It's Okay to Be Smart explains.

Written by Curiosity Staff October 29, 2018

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