Horror movies have always been a source of controversy due to their graphic depictions of violence, gore and disturbing themes. Some horror movies have been criticized for glorifying violence and promoting negative societal values, while others have been accused of exploiting real-life tragedies and trauma for entertainment purposes.
While some argue that they offer a cathartic release and a reflection of our darkest fears and anxieties, others condemn them for their potential harm and insensitivity. Here are five of the most controversial horror movies currently streaming on Prime Video.
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