07:58 AM EDT 12/22/2014
Paranormal Activity 2
Originally posted 10/31/2010 08:00PM
As a horror film star and self-proclaimed Halloween haunted-house lover, it may seem like it could take a lot to spook Paranormal Activity 2's Katie Featherston. But the actress, 28, admits it's her own work that gives her a case of the heebie-jeebies.
"The first time I saw Paranormal 2 was with an audience, and I was terrified," Featherston tells PEOPLE. "I can not watch either of the Paranormal films alone."
Recalling a particular experience with her films, Featherston still freaks herself out. "I tried once to watch Paranormal Activity 1 alone because I had a different version of it – a new cut," she explains. "And I said, 'Oh, I want to see what they changed.' And I put it in and got to the first knife scene and had to turn it off. I was like, 'No, no, no, no, no. I can't do this.'"
Top 5 Most Voted Stories
Bereaved Parents Pay It Forward to Honor the Little Girl They Lost
PHOTO: Jessa (Duggar) Seewald Shows Sisterly Love on Christmas
PHOTOS: How the Kardashians Are Celebrating Khristmas
Missing 4-Year-Old Boy Found Dead in Pond, Say Police
Melissa Rivers's Christmas Wish: I Want My Son to Laugh Again
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!