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This Artist’s Humongous Graffiti Spider is Horrifyingly Awesome

Attention arachnophobes: you might want to steer clear of this article (sorry about the lead image, but we have serious reporting to do here). All others: you’re in for some of the coolest, most insanely amazing monster street art you’ve ever seen. Portuguese artist Sergio Odeith has mastered the technique of painting murals that employ […]

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Painting’s Former Owner Says It’s Haunted by a “Shadow Person”

After purchasing an eerie acrylic painting entitled “Soul Bowl” at an antique shop in New Zealand, the new owner soon developed what you might call a paranormal case of buyer’s remorse. As reported by the NZ Herald, the unnamed person — who bought the painting at Resale Therapy in Village Centre, Pauanui — began to […]

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Horror Coffee Break! Check Out the Terrifying Short Film LANDSCAPE

For today’s horror short film, let’s take a look at LANDSCAPE, directed by Michael Evans. His previously horror short, 2AM: THE SMILING MAN, is a fan favorite on blumhouse.com, and LANDSCAPE packs that same level of tension and ambiguity throughout. Check it out below! An artist discovers that there is something sinister lurking in one […]

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The Incredibly Bizarre World of Ghana’s Horror Movie Posters

Horror movie posters from Ghana are amazing. Painted by local artists to promote roadshow screenings of bootlegged foreign movies, these totally unauthorized images have a rawness and power that the slick Hollywood promotional materials can’t touch. In the 1980s and ’90s, “video clubs” sprung up all over the West African nation of Ghana. They screened […]

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Painted in Blood Red: 10 Utterly Disturbing Classic Works of Art

Before there were horror movies, people had to be very creative with the way they scared the shit out of each other. Sure, sometimes it takes longer to paint a picture, but it takes talent and time to create something that terrifies all who look upon it. Here is my top ten list of the scariest classic […]

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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 […]