The 6 Scariest Films That Don't Resort To Cheap Jump Scares

A jump scare is a technique used in horror films to unexpectedly scare the audience, making them literally jump out of their seats. These jump scares are now considered to be a cheap technique to frighten the viewers though, so we’ve joined the likes of The Hollywood Reporter in creating a list of horror films, 6 Scariest Films That Don't Resort To Cheap Jump Scares. Although our lists differ, we can all agree that they both feature horrifying movies that will certainly make you check under your bed every night before you go to sleep. Now, you’re probably wondering why you put yourself through this horrifying torture, and that’s because cannabis users enjoy scary movies more than non-users. That’s a scary fact.


I've been covering cannabis for nearly five years, and by now I'm all too accustomed to the impersonal cannabis conference at a stuffy, generic hotel or expo hall, brimming with white guys in suits, and generally lacking in the spirit of well, cannabis. (The woes of legalization, I suppose.) So it was a breath of fresh air when I walked into what felt like a giant atrium in downtown LA for a new kind of cannabis conference. Located in what's called the Valentine Grass Room in an industrial area past the hustle and bustle of the DTLA skyscrapers, Microscopes & Machines (M&M) boasted a diverse array of speakers, from doctors and lawyers to chemists and cultivators on the frontlines of the cannabis industry.

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