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Study Finds Horror Movies Prevent Violence, Not Cause It

So you’re a serial killer and you have your next victim all picked out for next Friday night. Only next Friday is the premiere...
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Poltergeist Caught on Camera is Freaking People Out

An old school in Cork Ireland is the focus of curious ghost hunters this week as surveillance video in one of its corridors has...

Real-Life Mother Was Even More Hardcore Than Jason’s

Celebrating Friday, the 13th means paying homage to the mother of the little guy who “drowned” that fateful day at Camp Crystal Lake back...

The Real Santa Claus’ Tomb Discovered

This may not be horror news per se, but anything involving a 1,700-year-old undisturbed crypt that may contain our favorite Yuletide toymaker Santa Claus conjures...

Louisiana Mortuary Springs a Bloody Leak

A ghastly sight was witnessed outside a mortuary in Baton Rouge on Thursday as blood seeped from a lawn and into the street reports...

How a Horror Movie Helped Solve a Real-Life Murder

In 1985 a murder case rocked the small town of Niantic Connecticut. A pregnant wife was found strangled in the bedroom while her husband...

Ed Gein: How the Notorious Psychopath Inspired Some of Horror’s Greatest...

Ed Gein, born August 27, 1906, is perhaps one of the most notoriously deranged maniacs in American history. While we all recognize the household names...

Half-Man Half-Sheep Creature Scares Villagers

South African villagers were terrified when they saw this still-born creature for the first time, they deemed it as being “sent by the devil.” At...

Spurlock’s ‘Rats’ Was a Horror Documentary

Morgan Spurlock is probably not who you would call a horror filmmaker. Unless of course, you think gaining 25 pounds on a diet of...

Serial Killers on the Rise Again in the Entertainment Industry

Real life serial killers being portrayed in the movies as well as America’s obsession with them are not new phenomenons.  From Michael Rooker’s break...