Even if you don't partake of the more 'spiritual' side of this holiday weekend, you are probably familiar with the secular or should I say chocolate-based aspects of the season, and there is no greater symbol of the secular Easter than a bunny (chocolate or otherwise). Now when it comes to the movies, our harey friends pretty much have two functions; being ridiculous or being adorable. Which makes sense, because well, they're bunny rabbits ... what else could they be? Which means the history of film is littered with your Harveys and then you've got your Thumpers and even your Killer Rabbits of Caerbannog.

This weekend every where you looked it was a sea of twitching noses and floppy ears, but the egg-hunts are over, and we've stuffed ourselves silly with all manner of chocolate and sugar. Besides if you are anything like me, you are probably a little sick of all things adorably fluffy. So as a remedy, I've put together a list of a few films that would send Peter Rabbit fleeing in cottontail terror.

After the jump; five movies that reveal the dark side of the lapin...
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