Just in time for tonights festivities!
According to a new study, viewers of horror movies who put themselves through 90 minutes of adrenaline-pumping terror can use up extra calories, close to the amount burned during a half-hour walk!! Scientists recorded heart rate, oxygen intake and carbon dioxide output of subjects and discovered the number of calories used increased by on average a third during the films.
The top calorie-burning frightening films were:
1. The Shining: 184 calories
2. Jaws: 161 calories
3. The Exorcist: 158 calories
4. Alien: 152 calories
5. Saw: 133 calories
6. A Nightmare on Elm Street: 118 calories