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Real Life Scares 

CREEPYPASTA: Is This the Actual Cursed Video Known as THE GRIFTER?

When I wrote my first article on the creepypasta phenomenon for this site, I covered some of the most notorious viral legends that, at the time, might have been dwarfed by the long, scary shadow of Slenderman — but are just as disturbing (if not more so) and widely-shared among creepypasta fans. Since then, these […]

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Watch the Latest Blumhouse.com Original CREEPYPASTA Video — THE BOOK

As you may recall, when we posted our second creepypasta video THE MESSAGE last week [be sure to check it out if you missed it], I promised you there would be more of these videos coming in 2017… and while most folks think I’m a little weird, they have to admit I do keep my […]

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Films 

Virtual Reality Gets Too Close for Comfort in the Chilling Short “NightmARes!”

The three-dimensional, 360-degree virtual experience opens up all kinds of opportunities for immersive thrills. But every new form of technology comes with its own unique set of problems… and some are a bit more hazardous than others. This is the scenario of NightmARes — a short horror film directed by James Mansell. It involves a […]

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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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Films Scary Fun 

You’d Better Watch Out, or Santa and Krampus Will Make You Their CHRISTMAS B***H!

At this point, not only have horror fans totally embraced the infamous Germanic holiday demon known as Krampus [thanks in part to eye-opening articles like these, thank you very much], but popular culture has also managed to catch up with the Krampus Kraze… but in the process, the monstrous hell-spawned punisher of naughty children might […]

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Stephen King Examines Childhood Fears in This Amazing Animated Short

Back in October of 1989, during an interview for WAMC’s Public Radio Book Club, Stephen King was posed a question he’s likely heard thousands of times over the course of his four-decade career: Where do our darkest fears come from? King could have provided a generic answer… but instead, he does what he does best: […]

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Real Life Scares 

Five Seriously Creepy Stories Lurking in Your News Feed Right Now

As I’ve pointed out in previous news posts, it’s getting to be enough of a nightmare just reading about current events lately; it’s no wonder more and more folks seem to be seeking the shelter of imaginary monsters and other fictional fiends to better deal with the horrors of real life. But as you probably know […]

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Blumhouse Staff Does the “Mannequin Challenge” — With Horrifying Results

If you’ve been following some of the latest variations on the “Mannequin Challenge” via social media lately, as a horror fan you might have wondered about the potentially scary applications for that kind of stunt… after all, the very concept of mannequins can be horrifying in itself, and the creepy frozen-in-time effect of these viral […]

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Films Scary Fun 

Fear in Under 5 Minutes!: Check out these Terrifying Horror Shorts

Coffee break? If you have 5 minutes, then you have time for a good scare. Below are 5 fantastic horror shorts, all under 5 minutes in length! THE COP CAM Synopsis: A police officer gets called to an abandoned house, and his body camera catches the horror.   WHITE WITH RED Synopsis: This one is based […]

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Films 

Thinking about Going Camping? Check out the Horror Short LET’S CAMP

Happy Friday, horror fans! Just in case any of your were thinking of a nice relaxing camping trip this weekend, we wanted to leave you with this word of warning. Clowns. They are everywhere…even in the woods. Just check out this short from director Scott Bender and don’t say we didn’t warn you.

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Films 

Check Out the Amazing Short Film AS THEY CONTINUE TO FALL!

You never know who you will met online. Director Nikhil Bhagat met C. Robert Cargill (writer of SINISTER and DOCTOR STRANGE) while chatting on a Reddit board. The two hit it off, and Cargill eventually wrote this short film which Bhagat directed. It is now being shopped around as a possible feature film, but the short […]

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Films 

Exclusive Premiere: The Surreal Short PERDITION Conjures a Grisly Existential Nightmare

Some short-form horror films serve up concentrated shocks, while others creep inside your head and make you question everything you’ve seen. Writer-director Jake E. Sampson’s moody horror short PERDITION falls into the latter category, and we’re honored to host its online premiere, just in time for Halloween. PERDITION finds desperate protagonist Alan (Dan Heyerman) inexplicably transported […]

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The Slasher in WINK Doesn’t Put on a Happy Face… He IS One!

This year, horror filmmakers aren’t just employing the latest in media tech to tell their stories… they’re also conjuring a lot of creepy tales about the pervasive and often intrusive nature of modern media itself. Writer-director Alex J. Mann and production outfit Space Oddity Films have devoted numerous short-form horrors to this very topic, including the […]