Revisiting the Chilling Death of Elisa Lam

I always reiterate how real life packs more fright than stories do. A friend reckoned that slasher movies are popular because the murders are unrealistic to begin with. On one hand, we see lumbering but overly strong psychos dressed in Halloween attire slashing their way through hapless victims, mostly females, who usually die in a rather sexy and gory fashion. Adding to the excitement are jump scares.