They may be A-List stars now, but these celebs got their start in some spooky (and occasionally cheesy) horror flicks. Click through the gallery to see who braved the scary genre for the sake of their careers.
Dunst shared an on-screen kiss with Brad Pitt (and scored a Golden Globe nod!) for her role as scheming vampire Claudia in 1994's Interview with the Vampire.
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