10 Movie Inspired Phobias

All of us have some, and irrational anxieties that you may call phobias. Where do they come from? For some they may come from a traumatic event in your life like being bit by a bee as a kid. But films might have set some thoughts in our minds that only wo’t leave. Many people have acquired an anxiety about sharks because of he film Jaws? As a result of Hollywood we might simply rename the official phobia for fear of sharks to Jawsophobia from Selachophobia !

Here is a listing of films that only might lead to phobias and your biggest fears!

jaws

Jaws

(Selachophobia -Fear of Sharks)

arachnophobia

Arachnophobia

(Arachnophobia – Fear of spiders)

shower

Psycho

(Ablutophobia – Panic of showers)

dolls

Chucky

(Pediophobia – Anxiety of dolls)

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Marathon Man

(Odontophobia – Fear of Dentists)

vertigo

Vertigo

(Acrophobia – Fear of heights)

tunnel

Daylight

(Claustrophobia – Panic of burrows)

buried

Entombed

(Taphophobia – Fear of being buried alive)

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The Birds

(Ornithophobia – Panic of Fowl)

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