TheWrap looks at the eight top-grossing holiday shock-fests
8. "Silent Night" (2012)
, Jaime King and Donal Logue
star in the film about a murderous Santa who picks off people one by one.
7. "Better Watch Out" (2016)
Olivia DeJonge plays a babysitter who must protect a 12-year-old boy after a home invasion while his parents are out at a holiday party.
6. "Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale" (2010)
The film follows a group of people living near the Korvatunturi mountain who discover the secret behind Santa Claus.
5. "Anna and the Apocalypse" (2018)
Opening: $52,588 Cumulative: $493,877 (as of Dec. 20, 2018)
In this comedic musical with grossout touches, a teenager and her friends ward off the zombie apocalypse when it comes at Christmas-time.
4. "Silent Night, Deadly Night" (1984)
Opening: $1.4 million Cumulative: $2.5 million
In the slasher film, a young boy loses his parents and years later becomes a spree killer in a Santa costume.
3. "Black Christmas" (2006)
Opening: $3.7 million Cumulative: $16.3 million
, Lacey Chabert and Katie Cassidy star in the slasher film about sorority girls getting murdered one by one.
2. "Krampus" (2015)
Opening: $16.3 million Cumulative: $42.7 million
A boy in a dysfunctional family turns his back on Christmas -- and accidentally unleashes a demon force as a result.
1. "Gremlins" (1984)
Opening: $12.5 million Cumulative: $148.2 million
The movie follows a young boy who breaks rules and unleashes a horde of mischievous monsters.