Chills Down My Spine, Featured Columns

Chills Down My Spine: Reservoir Dogs

Chills Down My Spine: Reservoir Dogs
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on June 27, 2014

Torture can induce chills, right? Right.

Chills Down My Spine: 200 Cigarettes

Chills Down My Spine: 200 Cigarettes
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on December 31, 2013

Just in time for New Year’s Eve…

Chills Down My Spine: Hocus Pocus

Chills Down My Spine: Hocus Pocus
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on October 31, 2013

Hocus Pocus gets it right. Every time.

Chills Down My Spine: Jurassic Park

Chills Down My Spine: Jurassic Park
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on August 30, 2013

Not only does Jurassic Park have dinosaurs, but it has chills too!

Chills Down My Spine: A Few Good Men

Chills Down My Spine: A Few Good Men
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on April 11, 2013

Can YOU handle the truth? The most chill-worthy scene from A Few Good Men!

Chills Down My Spine: Stand By Me

Chills Down My Spine: Stand By Me
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on February 21, 2013

Just because the chills you’re feeling are sad ones, doesn’t make them any less real.

Chills Down My Spine: Party Girl

Chills Down My Spine: Party Girl
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on February 7, 2013

Party Girl is an unexpected addition to this column, but who can resist Parker Posey dancing?!

Chills Down My Spine: Little Women

Chills Down My Spine: Little Women
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on December 13, 2012

The American classic novel turned movie, Little Women, has both Christmas and chills!

Chills Down My Spine: Home Alone 2

Chills Down My Spine: Home Alone 2
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on November 15, 2012

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York perfects the family holiday-fun movie genre in that chill-producing way!

Chills Down My Spine: Scream

Chills Down My Spine: Scream
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on October 25, 2012

In terms of horror films, Scream doles out the chills in more ways than one.

Chills Down My Spine: Dirty Dancing

Chills Down My Spine: Dirty Dancing
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on October 11, 2012

The epitome of an 80s movie, Dirty Dancing, stands out time and again as a movie with the strong ability to produce chills.

Chills Down My Spine: Searching for Bobby Fischer

Chills Down My Spine: Searching for Bobby Fischer
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on September 20, 2012

Searching for Bobby Fischer somehow takes a game as dull to watch as chess and makes it both accessible and chill-inspiring!

Chills Down My Spine: Andre

Chills Down My Spine: Andre
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on August 30, 2012

Forgotten childhood classic, Andre, proves that most any aquatic animal has the power to give us chills.

Chills Down My Spine: The Sandlot

Chills Down My Spine: The Sandlot
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on August 9, 2012

If there’s one thing The Sandlot does right, it’s chills. Well, nostalgic laughs and chills.

Chills Down My Spine: Teen Wolf

Chills Down My Spine: Teen Wolf
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on July 26, 2012

Don’t be misled by its title: 80’s hit Teen Wolf is really all about inspiration.

Chills Down My Spine: Air Force One

Chills Down My Spine: Air Force One
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on July 5, 2012

What’s more American (and chill worthy!) than Harrison Ford as President in Air Force One?!

Chills Down My Spine: 10 Things I Hate About You

Chills Down My Spine: 10 Things I Hate About You
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on June 15, 2012

Everyone’s favorite teen rom-com gives me chills, nostalgic and otherwise, every time.

Chills Down My Spine: Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

Chills Down My Spine: Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on May 21, 2012

From Duwayne Dunham, the man that brought you Little Giants, comes the equally compelling Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey, that provides helpings of joy and happiness alongside a huge portion of good old fashion chills!

Chills Down My Spine: Terms of Endearment

Chills Down My Spine: Terms of Endearment
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on May 10, 2012

Who says that a bonafide 80’s movie about the intricacies of a mother-daughter relationship can’t be chill-inducing?! Not I.

Chills Down My Spine: Aliens

Chills Down My Spine: Aliens
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on April 12, 2012 aliens

Ellen Ripley causes chills and so much more in James Cameron’s Aliens.

Chills Down My Spine: Reality Bites

Chills Down My Spine: Reality Bites
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on March 29, 2012 reality bites

The 1994 Ben Stiller-directed classic, Reality Bites, manages to dole out a respectable amount of chills while dealing with 90’s post-grad topics.

Chills Down My Spine: Almost Famous

Chills Down My Spine: Almost Famous
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on March 14, 2012 almost famous

An unlikely candidate for sure, but nevertheless Almost Famous manages to provide unadulterated chills every time.

Chills Down My Spine: Stand and Deliver

Chills Down My Spine: Stand and Deliver
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on February 29, 2012 stand and deliver

Giving sports movies everywhere a run for their money, Stand and Deliver, er, delivers not only a good film, but also inspiration levels that will continue to hit you long after the film ends.

Chills Down My Spine: The Bodyguard

Chills Down My Spine: The Bodyguard
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on February 15, 2012 the bodyguard

In the wake of Whitney Houston’s untimely death, who knew that her first foray into the world of feature films could inspire so many tears and so many chills!

Chills Down My Spine: The Shawshank Redemption

Chills Down My Spine: The Shawshank Redemption
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on January 18, 2012 the shawshank redemption

Morgan Freeman manages again and again to deliver down-right chill-producing performances, and The Shawshank Redemption is no exception.

Chills Down My Spine: Billy Elliot

Chills Down My Spine: Billy Elliot
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on January 4, 2012 billy elliot

Billy Elliot achieves nothing but chills throughout the entirety of the movie.

Chills Down My Spine: Empire Records

Chills Down My Spine: Empire Records
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on December 8, 2011 Empire Records

Did the 1990s do anything wrong?! If Empire Records is to be believed, the decade only did things right.

Chills Down My Spine: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

Chills Down My Spine: Planes, Trains & Automobiles
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on November 23, 2011 planes trains and automobiles

In Planes, Trains & Automobiles, John Hughes manages to give us the perfect comedic Thanksgiving movie– one that combines John Candy, Steve Martin and, best of all, chills.

Chills Down My Spine: Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Chills Down My Spine: Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on November 10, 2011 Sister Act 2

In this oh-so inspiring 1990s urban take on a musical, there is nothing about Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit that isn’t “Chills Down My Spine” worthy.

Chills Down My Spine: Practical Magic

Chills Down My Spine: Practical Magic
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Posted by : Alia Haddad on October 26, 2011 Practical Magic

What’s more chill-inducing than midnight margaritas?!