Five Favorite Films

Chucky's Five Favorite Horror Films

by | October 31, 2017 | Comments

(Photo by Universal)

Children’s dolls have played hosts to malevolent spirits for generations, but few have achieved the notoriety of the evil “Good Guy” doll named Chucky. We first met him in 1988’s Child’s Play, when deranged serial killer Charles Lee Ray (Brad Dourif) transferred his soul into the red-headed plastic moppet and began his reign of terror. Six films later, the Child’s Play/Chucky franchise is still going strong, and if the recent Cult of Chucky is any indication, we haven’t seen the last of him.

To celebrate Halloween, we thought it would be fun — if a bit risky — to find out what Chucky’s Five Favorite Horror Films were, and lucky for us, writer-director Don Mancini was kind enough to ask him on our behalf. A couple of his choices weren’t too surprising, but in true Chucky fashion, a few were just savage. Read on for the full list.

It (2017) 85%

Pennywise is a friend of my mine.  Sometimes we get together for drinks, have a few laughs, swap stories about scaring the crap out of little kids. He’s a great guy. Plus we have the same hairdresser.

Annabelle (2014) 29%

I actually got her into the business, showed her the ropes, taught her everything. She shows a lot of promise, but honestly she has a long way to go as an actor. Not a lot of people know this, but she has terrible stage fright. That’s why they don’t give her any lines. But I think she’s really cute. Don’t tell Jennifer Tilly.

Orphan (2009) 56%

The story of of a brilliant Russian manipulator with a BIG secret, toying with an idiotic American family. It’s a metaphor for our current political situation. Absolutely terrifying.

Flatliners (2017) 5%

Managed to scare away critics and audiences to an unprecedented degree. The ultimate nightmare for anyone who works in Hollywood.

Unforgettable (2017) 26%

My old co-star Katherine Heigl actually based her performance on Barbie. For the whole movie her face doesn’t budge an inch. It’s uncanny. I haven’t slept since I saw it.  Katie, call me.

Cult of Chucky is currently available to stream on Netflix, and you can pick it up on DVD.

Tag Cloud

Food Network sitcom 2017 See It Skip It medical drama Star Wars Nat Geo Bravo Biopics Nominations Lionsgate PaleyFest Box Office 2016 TCA 2017 Writers Guild of America Ellie Kemper Pixar Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Music Musical Rocky spy thriller 24 frames E3 TV Land diversity Tomatazos Universal The CW Country Trivia CMT Fall TV harry potter GoT Year in Review transformers The Arrangement Sundance Now Sneak Peek Masterpiece technology USA Network BET SDCC Video Games ESPN Teen Creative Arts Emmys Extras Hulu Drama Disney sports Tumblr adventure Superheroes TIFF political drama American Society of Cinematographers MTV justice league Opinion Horror golden globes APB 2015 OWN CNN singing competition police drama Podcast HBO Ghostbusters politics Marathons MSNBC cats Polls and Games period drama GLAAD DC Comics Winter TV Awards Showtime FOX BBC Syfy war Winners RT History Valentine's Day GIFs Reality dc Oscars talk show Trailer FXX ITV Comic Book El Rey what to watch Cartoon Network discovery Kids & Family Dark Horse Comics Paramount Network biography Warner Bros. Sci-Fi Fantasy Toys Set visit Summer historical drama Animation DC Universe TCM DirecTV dramedy CBS PBS ABC Britbox romance SundanceTV 45 supernatural NYCC Netflix VICE Certified Fresh 007 Star Trek Martial Arts social media docudrama crime drama TCA aliens Nickelodeon Adult Swim Rock NBC Calendar E! 21st Century Fox History CBS All Access President Pirates TLC vampires science fiction cooking VH1 LGBTQ Logo BBC America Character Guide YA Infographic Starz Freeform Esquire Emmys Musicals comiccon crime thriller Fox News binge boxoffice Mary Tyler Moore Lifetime TV Super Bowl Watching Series ABC Family Spike travel cops Reality Competition Action Holidays Schedule First Look WGN USA crime Crackle Mystery Comedy Central Sundance Photos Election zombie Premiere Dates Disney Channel Red Carpet Amazon cinemax A&E psycho TBS Interview serial killer TruTV Pop Paramount IFC Acorn TV Rom-Com Best and Worst Christmas Marvel Comedy Mindy Kaling Western Grammys X-Men dceu composers Cosplay AMC based on movie TNT Spring TV Countdown thriller ratings FX Thanksgiving