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Real Life Scares 

Does This Japanese Kleenex Commercial Contain a Deadly Curse?

The following 30-second spot for Kleenex tissues, which apparently aired on Japanese television in the mid-1980s, doesn’t appear to depict anything more than an oddball scene of a woman dressed in white playing with an annoyed red-painted baby while a sugary tune plays in the background. But some people are convinced this commercial is haunted […]

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CREEPYPASTA: The Horrifying Secret of Disney’s Abandoned “Mowgli’s Palace”

You can practically smell the evil aroma drifting from today’s creepypasta… a truly nightmarish tale that first surfaced as a detailed first-hand account from Christopher Howard Wolf, better known in Reddit circles by the handle “Slimebeast.” That now-infamous story describes the author’s ilicit visit to the grounds of a defunct Disney theme park and resort […]

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The Terrifying History of a Cursed Statue Named “The Goddess of Death”

It was allegedly unearthed in 1878, but it likely dates back more than three thousand years; the ancient limestone statue was originally dubbed “The Woman of Lemb” after the town in the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus where it was discovered… but the grim and fateful legend that soon surrounded the artifact quickly earned it […]

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Video Allegedly Reveals a Spirit Inhabiting This Nightmarish Portrait

The terrifying mystery came to light a little over five years ago, when a UK man named Sean Robinson inherited a macabre oil painting from his grandmother. The untitled piece — which has since been dubbed “The Anguished Man” — is said to be a self-portrait of the deeply disturbed artist, who had supposedly mixed his […]

ATUK: The “Cursed” Screenplay That Killed John Belushi, Chris Farley, and More

The most haunted movie in history isn’t a horror flick. It’s not THE OMEN, THE MUMMY, or MAID IN MANHATTAN. The most haunted movie in film history is ATUK, an unproduced middlebrow comedy that has been kicking around Hollywood development hell since 1971. Based on the novel The Incomparable Atuk, Tod Carroll’s screenplay tells the […]