Just a List of Creepy Clowns in Cinema


With the upcoming release of the remake of Stephen King's It, we got to thinking of some other notably terrifying or straight up uncomfortable on screen portrayals of the red nose toting terrors. This isn't necessarily a ranking because though there are some good ones to varying degrees, most of the time the quality of scary clown films can be questionable. 


A loving father finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party, only to realize that it's cursed.


A clown comes back from the dead to haunt those who took his life during a fatal party mishap.

The Clown From The Poltergeist

I shouldn't even need to explain to you why this clown is terrifying

Last Circus 

A young trapeze artist must decide between her lust for Sergio, the Happy Clown, or her affection for Javier, the Sad Clown, both of whom are deeply disturbed.

Twisty The Clown (AHS Season 4)

Just look at the face...

Killer Klowns From Outer Space

Because they are Klowns... that are Killer...


Are You Afraid of the Dark? 

John Wayne Gacy

the scariest clown of all. Let's avoid videos of this one.