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CREEPSHOW 2 Turns Thirty Years Old!

In HORROR FILMS by Steve

Three decades ago this month, CREEPSHOW 2 opened on just 867 screens. Despite this measured rollout, the film immediately drew genre fanatics to local cinemas: CREEPSHOW 2 surprised at the box office, debuting at number two behind Universal’s Michael J. Fox vehicle THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS, which opened on 466 additional screens — 1,333 to be precise. It may …

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WICKED STORIES : Campers Find Themselves Surrounded by “The Masked Ones”

In WICKED STORIES by Steve

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” in Fort Myers… and …

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Here’s the ‘Slender Man’

In HORROR FILMS by Steve

          The first studio incarnation of the chilling Slender Man is prepping to shoot this coming June. And with that news, Bloody Disgusting exclusively reported that Julia Goldani Telles was the first to join the cast. Now, Deadline adds that The Conjuring and Wish Upon‘s Joey King (pictured above) will join alongside Captain Fantastic actress Annalise Basso, Jaz Sinclair (When The …

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Creeping the Hell out of Twitter

In HAUNTED EVENTS by Steve

We’ve previously visited some of the gruesome, macabre and morbidly fascinating aspects of the European Middle Ages in some of our historical features like this delightful list of witch-hunt torture methods, so if you’ve read those — or similar historical accounts of brief life and messy death in that era — you might not think a Twitter bot devoted …

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Images From ‘Calibre’

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Out of Cannes come a slew of first images from Calibre, Matt Palmer’s UK thriller starring Jack Lowden, Martin McCann, and Tony Curran. “Two lifelong friends head up to an isolated Scottish Highlands village for a weekend hunting trip. Nothing could prepare them for what follows.” Here are the images from the Wellington Films production, with sales new coming …

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Haunted Places in Savannah That Will Scare You Silly

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Looking for spooky places in Savannah, Georgia? Here are a few of the city’s most haunted hotels and restaurants . Eat, sleep, and be scared! 17Hundred90 Inn The 17Hundred90 Inn was originally three separate residences but is now one of the oldest inns in Savannah. According to local legend, a young woman named Anna committed suicide after leaping from …

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10 Haunted Places in New York City

In HAUNTED EVENTS by Steve

The short-lived adrenaline spike achieved in a haunted house hasn’t got anything on the experience of encountering one of New York’s real ghosts. Skip the simulated scares and strangers groping you in the dark. Conduct a self-guided tour through the city that never sleeps using our list of NYC establishments that offer true terror (and, bonus, no entrance fees!). Here …

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The Haunted Save Mart in California

In HAUNTED EVENTS by Steve

In a recent article about a haunting at a Portland university, I made a joke about how hosts only haunt history, citing the example that you never hear stories of something modern like a supermarket being the center of spectral activity. A little bit of research later, it turns out that I was dead wrong. Kind readers, it’s time …