10 Rock & Metal Music Videos Based on Horror Films

October 2, 2019

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Rock music and horror films have always gone hand-in-hand. They both dance on the wild side of their artistic mediums and typically go against the grain of what's popular and mainstream. As horror films continue to leave their cultural footprints, it only makes sense that many rock and metal artists pay homage to some of their favorite movies by way of their music videos.

So below are just ten of a long list of music videos inpsired by some of the most iconic horror films ever created:

Rob Zombie "Living Dead Girl"
Based on The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Ghost "Square Hammer"
Based on Nosferatu

Alice Cooper "(He's Back) The Man Behind the Mask"
Based on Friday The 13th

Motörhead "Hellraiser"
Based on Hellraiser

Ice Nine Kills "Hell in the Hallways"
Based on Carrie

Skillet "Back From The Dead"
Based on 28 Days Later and The Walking Dead

30 Seconds to Mars "The Kill"
Based on The Shining

Halestorm "Do Not Disturb"
Based on Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

The Ramones "Pet Sematary"
Based on Pet Sematary

Slipknot "Spit It Out"
Based on The Shining