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Films Scary Fun 

The REAL Story of THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES [VIDEO]

Most horror fans are familiar with the 2002 movie THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES about a small town in West Virginia that was haunted by a mysterious, giant creature. But did you know the movie is based on actual sightings and events? Check out our video below to learn about the real story of the Mothman.

Films Real Life Scares 

VIDEO: The Twisted Tale of American Cannibal Alfred Packer

Join us below to hear the true tale of Alfred Packer, American cannibal and the inspiration for many future horror films including RAVENOUS and CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL.

Real Life Scares 

The Bizarre, Unsolved Mystery of the Somerton Corpse

Somerton is a seaside suburb located in South Australia. It’s an unassuming community located off the St. Vincent Gulf. It’s also the site of what police call “one of Australia’s most profound mysteries”. On December 1, 1948, police were alerted to a dead body on the beach. When they arrived, they found an unidentified male […]

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The True Frightening & Mysterious Disappearance of the Eilean Mor Lighthouse Keepers

Just off the western coast of Scotland lies a small group of uninhabited islands called the Flannon Isles. The isles climb out of the water as giant rocky cliffs plateau into plains of green grass.  Treeless and baron, the views from atop the island’s rolling hills can stretch on for miles, and the only sound […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

These Mysterious Unsolved Clues Lead to Virginia’s Lost Treasure of $63 Million

Got some vacation time coming up? Good at solving mysteries? Looking to quit your day job and take up treasure hunting? Then you need to sit down and spend a little quality time with the Beale Ciphers, three cyphertexts over a century old that are said to lead to $63 million in treasure. Let’s start […]

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Morbid History: 8 Real Torture Tactics Used to Tell if You Were a Witch

The witch trials of that took place in the colonies and in Europe were one of the darkest chapters in our human history. By the time they were done, hundreds of people, mostly women, were put to death. And those who didn’t perish would be left with the memory of some of the cruelest torture […]

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The Frightening, Unsolved Mystery of the Dyatlov Pass

The Ural are a mountain range that runs north to south through western Russia. It’s a treacherous wall of snow, ice, and rock, a dangerous trek for even the most experienced climber. At the dead center of this range is a small pass at the base of one of the Ural’s most foreboding mountains called […]

Real Life Scares TV 

She Built a Torture Chamber in the Attic- AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN is Based on a REAL Story

Delphine LaLaurie (played by Kathy Bates in AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN) is quite possibly the most evil character in the series. Her pitiless cruelty and disregard for human life is so completely vile that being buried alive for decades seems like a small price to pay for her crimes. Unfortunately, the Delphine LaLaurie is not the […]

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5 Real Civilizations that Mysteriously Vanished

Anyone who has ever played SimCity can attest to how hard it is to create a working society. Not only do you have to balance industry, commercial, and residential properties, but you also have to deal with the occasional volcanic eruption and UFO invasion. Then there are those times when you just get bored with […]