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Read the Book! Remembering Time-Life’s MYSTERIES OF THE UNKNOWN

“I never thought I would believe in it… until it happened to me.” If those words just triggered a slight chill in your bones — or perhaps just a brief flash of goofy nostalgia — you’re definitely not alone. The above quote was first directed to an unflinching camera in 1989 by Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore, […]

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This Dream Job Has Just One Small Catch: GHOSTS!

From the “Too Good to Be True” files comes a recent job posting on Childcare.co.uk, which has suddenly gone viral this week, popping up in articles by Cosmopolitan, Mashable and AOL News… for reasons which will soon become apparent. According to the listing, a married couple in Scotland — whose careers include a great deal […]

Films 

Short Of The Week: Beware Of The Horror That Awaits On THE LONG WALK!

You ready for your weekly dose of bite sized horror? This one came courtesy of the good ol’ You Tube algorithm! I spend a lot of time just falling down the rabbit hole, watching live band videos, quirky break-downs of my favorite superhero flicks, clips from late night talk-show television, and yes, checking out various […]

Films 

Here Is THE DEAD RINGER, A Horror Short Under One Minute!

Ready for your daily dose of horror? Here’s one that will get ya in under 60 seconds! This minute long horror short comes from filmmaker Carlos Arata. And it’s titled THE DEAD RINGER! Have a peek below! For more from Carlos Arata, hit up his Vimeo page at this link.  

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10 Ridiculously Spooky Unexplained Things Caught On Video!

You know, these kind of videos are always making the rounds. And in fact, this particular one has been up online since October of 2016, Halloween season! But it popped up in my Facebook feed this morning, I watched it, and it creeped me out enough to share. I figure what better way to kick […]

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The Ghosts of Pike Place Market, The Most Haunted Place In Seattle

Visiting a place and knowing that it has been reported haunted is a thrilling experience. You go there with the expectation that something— or someone— will make you jump out of your skin. The desire for confirmation of the paranormal activity is so strong that you may even begin to exaggerate your experience. However, what’s […]

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The Strange and Infamous History of Britain’s Holloway Sanitarium

The English hamlet of Virginia Water is tucked away in a quiet corner of Surrey. It is home to the grand Wentworth Estate, where the first Ryder Cup golf tournament was held. Nearby lies the leafy and serene Windsor Great Park. And until 1980, it was home to the Holloway Sanitarium — one of the […]

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Tina Resch: The Real Life Columbus POLTERGEIST

Fourteen-year-old Tina Resch watched in horror as little Carol Anne got sucked up into her closet by an unseen force in POLTERGEIST. She saw the girl’s family fight for her until the very end, risking their lives to save their baby girl. And then, the movie was over. Tina was back to reality living with […]

Films 

Check Out SEE YOU SOON, A 14 Second Horror Short From The Director Of LIGHTS OUT!

I’ve always said that two of my favorite genres of film are horror movies and comedies. The one thing they both have in common is they both have the power to elicit an uncontrollable reaction out of you. If you see something scary? You jump. If you see something funny, you can’t help but laugh […]

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The Ghosts of Disneyland and Other Creepy Disney Legends

Everyone knows Disneyland is the “happiest place on earth.” But many call it the “happiest haunted place on earth.” Yes, even the ghosts at Disneyland are said to be harmless – even helpful. As a Los Angeles native, I have been going to Disneyland since I was a baby, and never experienced anything creepy, but […]

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Five Ghosts and Creepy Anomalies Found in Feature Films and TV Shows

There is a ton of home-shot footage on the Internet that purports to capture ghosts, monsters, or UFOs, but shaky cellphone footage is easily faked, and hoaxers are plentiful. For lasting paranormal gravitas, you have to capture inexplicable phenomena in a feature film or TV show. Since no one wants a spirit to mess up […]

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Download the Hollywood Holiday Ghost Story THE MOUNTAIN AND THE NIGHT — Based on Actual Events!

Need to put a little more chill in your bones this holiday season? We’ve got the perfect gift for you, courtesy of award-winning filmmaker and author Jesse Dykstra — whose own real-life encounters with paranormal activity on Hollywood’s famous Paramount lot inspired his haunting short story THE MOUNTAIN AND THE NIGHT. Dykstra revealed to us […]

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The Abandoned Haunted School of Louisiana

George Washington Carver High School opened in Caddo Parish, Louisiana in 1957. During the years of segregation, it served as a school for the Parish’s small African American community. During this time, the school struggled with low numbers. After desegregation, the numbers dropped even more as students were bused to segregated schools farther away. By […]