The 13th Floor

Films 

When Dracula Discovered Kung Fu: LEGEND OF THE SEVEN DEADLY VAMPIRES

When Christopher Lee finally decided to hang up his cape and fangs at Hammer after the box office flops, DRACULA A.D. 1972 and THE SATANTIC RITES OF DRACULA, things got really weird. For the second time Hammer decided to make a Dracula film sans Lee — the first being BRIDES OF DRACULA — the immediate […]

Real Life Scares 

When Selfies Kill: Careless Photo Stunts That Ended in Death

Sorry if this is kind of a harsh way to begin your week… but try to see it as a valuable lesson. I’m not trying to say that selfies are a bad thing — hell, I’ve posed for several of them myself, and I consider them fun way to personalize your experiences when sharing photos […]

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5 Absolutely Terrifying Urban Legends from Asia

Drawing from a vast array of ancient myths and legends, Asian horror has always been a favorite of Western audiences. However, not everything that comes from the continent is drawn from classic tales. Here are five relatively modern, yet extremely frightening urban legends from the Asian continent. The Cursed Kleenex Commercial (Japan) In 1985, Japanese television […]

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Snake Invaders: Why Are So Many Giant Serpents Breaking Into People’s Homes?

It’s enough to make you go all Samuel L. Jackson: over the past couple of months, international news has been filled with stories of gigantic snakes slithering into people’s bedrooms, bathrooms, and even children’s playgrounds. It’s not isolated to a single region, either; these stories have been appearing with alarming frequency from all over the […]

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Chinese Village Terrorized by an Unknown Bloodsucking Creature

Since late last month, authorities in the Chinese village of Pudong have been desperately searching for a mystery predator which has been killing hundreds of chickens, ducks, rabbits and other animals on local farms, and feeding on their blood. According to South China Morning Post, poultry farmers in the region — which is dangerously close to heavily-populated Shanghai […]

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People Are Robbing Graves in China in Search of “Corpse Brides”

As bizarre as it sounds, a recent spike in police reports of grave-robbing in the southern region of China’s Shanxi Province is not a new phenomenon… and the motivation behind the crimes is even creepier. According to police reports, dozens of female bodies have been stolen from their graves in the Shanxi county of Hongtong, […]

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This “Frankenstein” Meat Twitches… Despite Being Very Dead

Meat that is still twitching, even after being butchered: really really fresh, or a science experiment gone horribly wrong? That is the question Cheng Tan had to ask herself. The Chinese woman came home with a fresh cut of meat. When she unwrapped it, it was twitching. Fearing there may be worms or parasites in […]