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11 Minimalist Horror Movie Posters That Will Terrify You, Minimally

Freddy has never been this subtle.

artwork by Shannon Baek, Quinlan Omahne, and Dahee Yang.

Horror movie posters like "Candyman" and "Evil Dead 2" tend to favor the gory and/or terrifying over anything vaguely resembling minimalism -- a photo of a bee flying into someone's eye is bound to grab one's attention, after all. However, this series of MTV News-created minimalist horror movie posters proves that, when it comes to these 11 iconic films, the devil is not in the details.