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Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

CREEPYPASTA: Florida Campers Find Themselves Surrounded by “The Masked Ones”

As you’ve likely learned from the headlines (and not just ours), the Sunshine State has been home to some rather unsettling occurrences lately: we’ve found dinosaur-sized alligators invading human turf; a nightmarish YouTube channel allegedly originating from Nassau County (we still can’t decide if it’s the work of a real-life psychopath); a literal “spider tornado” […]

Films Scary Fun 

This Uncomfortably Friendly Animated Character is Seriously Creeping Out the Internet

Since we first launched this site, we’ve been proud to raise awareness for spooky, shocking and suspenseful shorts by talented filmmakers around the world — but the film HI STRANGER, created by artist-director Kirsten Lepore, may be the first short we’ve shared that doesn’t seem overtly scary. At first, anyway. Clocking in at less than […]

TV 

A Very Spooky… LOU GRANT

Welcome to A Very Spooky… where we take a look at and review a classic TV series that is not known for horror but would, on occasion, dip its toes into the waters of terror. We all look at the Marvel movies and are amazed by their shared universe, but to us TV nerds, shared […]

Real Life Scares 

Five Photos With Chilling Backstories

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. But sometimes, looking at a photo in context of whatever backstory came before or after it can sometimes lead to some of the creepiest, most chilling tales. After all, fact is stranger than fiction! The fine fiends from Top 5’s on You Tube, whom have delivered […]

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Why Are These Creepy Baby Heads Appearing All Over Denver?

We’ve got spooky babies all over the news lately… earlier today, we shared viral nanny-cam footage of an allegedly “possessed” toddler climbing out of his crib, and now it seems there are tiny baby-faces peeking out at passers-by all over the city of Denver. As reported by Denver Fox affiliate KDVR, the tiny pink, purple […]

Scary Fun 

Meet Rory, the World’s Most Adorable Vampire Cat

Most of my fellow horror fans have also been big admirers of black cats (allergies notwithstanding), and I’m sure if a breed with vampire-like fangs was available, they’d be adopting the hell out of those cute little monsters. While that dream hasn’t come true as far as I know, there was at least one vampire […]

Films Scary Fun 

Say “HI” to a New Nightmare in This Chilling Horror Short from India!

For several years, filmmaker Bahaish Kapoor has been a driving force behind several award-winning film projects produced by the KNK Acting Institute in Mumbai, India. His films (most of which are shot in English) span many genres, from romantic comedies to twisty thrillers… but his most memorable output so far falls firmly in the domain […]

Scary Fun TV 

A Very Spooky… ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW

Welcome to A Very Spooky… Each week, I will look at and review a classic TV series that is not known for horror but would, on occasion, dip its toes into the waters of terror. This week we’ll be discussing The Andy Griffith Show season 4, episode 2: Haunted House I think my generation was […]

Real Life Scares 

Dogtown Common — Where Abanbdoned Plush Toys Hide a Deadly Curse

Dogtown Common is a ghost town on a hilltop near Gloucester, Massachusetts with a long, sordid history that begins in 1693. Despite not being suited towards agriculture, its inland location afforded protection from pirates, and many of the well-off families made the area, then known simply as The Commons, their home. By about 1750, pirates […]