The Debaters

Horror movies are spooktacular

Allyson Smith and Don Kelly deliver petrifying punch lines when they examine the value of horror movies.
This iconic image from the Exorcist has come to define the film. (Warner Bros)

Allyson Smith and Don Kelly deliver petrifying punch lines when they examine the value of horror movies. (Originally recorded in Feb. 2019)

Allyson Smith argues that you don't have to be a Psycho to see the various benefits to scary films. 

You could be loosing your job, getting dumped, you throw in a horror movie and you think, 'at least I'm not possessed!'- Allyson Smith

But Don Kelly says The Thing is, he doesn't see the fun in being frightened.

I don't need to spend $25 to watch a horror movie to be scared. I can watch the news!- Don Kelly

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