pop culture

Pop culture for horror junkies; all about the famous films, creepypasta tales, trends and tropes that bled from the fringes of fright into the macabre mainstream.

  • Kristy Anderson
    Published 4 days ago
    5 Most Memorable Hallucination Sequences In 'The Walking Dead'

    5 Most Memorable Hallucination Sequences In 'The Walking Dead'

    Warning: SPOILERS for The Walking Dead 10x14, 'Look At The Flowers'.
  • A. N. Merchant
    Published 8 days ago
    15 Most Enchanting on Screen Witches and Covens

    15 Most Enchanting on Screen Witches and Covens

    Over the last few years there has been a massive resurgence in people holding pagan beliefs and practising witchcraft.
  • Ashley Nestler, MSW
    Published 11 days ago
    The Horror Genre

    The Horror Genre

    I struggle with Major Depressive Disorder, Discouraged Borderline Personality Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, and Complex PTSD. Mental health management is a huge passion of mine, and I am constantly sharing the benefits of alternative forms of therapy, such as bibliotherapy and art therapy.
  • Lawrence Roqueza
    Published 12 days ago
    Cutting Edge Appeal

    Cutting Edge Appeal

    “Serial killers are everywhere! Well, perhaps not in our neighbourhood, but on our television screens, at the movie theatres, and in rows and rows of books at our local Borders or Barnes.” -Pat Brown.
  • A. N. Merchant
    Published 14 days ago
    The Gruesome Way Vampire Bats Share Food

    The Gruesome Way Vampire Bats Share Food

    Vampire bats have long been associated with tales of blood-sucking, immortal vampires that burn in the sun, cower from garlic and meet their demise from silver and holy water.
  • Creepstock
    Published 3 months ago
    10 Disturbing Moments In Kid Shows

    10 Disturbing Moments In Kid Shows

    As kids, some of us looked forward to coming home from school or wake up Saturday morning to watch our favorite shows. Now most of the shows we did watch as kids were innocent and light hearted but there have been moments in kid shows were it got a little disturbing or inappropriate for us. We probably thought nothing of it but now that we’re older and look back at them, we probably wondered why we were even allowed to watch it or why someone was allowed air this on tv. Let’s take a trip down memory lane, I’m Cryptic Hatter and here are 10 Disturbing Moments In Kid Shows:
  • 3 Stephen King Adaptations You Never Knew Will Be Coming Soon

    3 Stephen King Adaptations You Never Knew Will Be Coming Soon

    There's so much from Stephen King as it is, so it's easy to miss even the most obscure. Part of the reason for that is the fact that many get plenty of press, lots of sold tickets, interviews and hoopla. Whereas others are just back-burned due to being under major development or limited to a particular platform. Hence why you have to read up on this! Take notes. Prepare. And.... Perhaps subscribe to those streaming platforms?
  • Creepstock
    Published 4 months ago
    10 Creepy Cartoon Network Theories

    10 Creepy Cartoon Network Theories

    Since its debut in the early 90s, Cartoon Network has been a favorite channel among young viewers and even adult viewers as well because of the shows that aired on it. It aired some of the best shows ever from the classic Hanna-Barbera cartoons to some modern favorites such as The Amazing World Of Gumball. Cartoon Network was one of my favorite tv channels growing up and exposed me to some of my all time favorite shows but what if the shows we watched as kids weren’t so innocent as they seemed? Get ready to have your childhood ruined (if still intact), I’m Cryptic Hatter and here are 10 Creepy Cartoon Network Theories:
  • Simply Gitana
    Published 7 months ago
    5 Freaky Podcasts to Download

    5 Freaky Podcasts to Download

    Originally published on simplygitana.com.
  • Cannibal Jones
    Published 7 months ago
    Blue

    Blue

    Chapter Two: Red Snow Freedom
  • The Age of Scary Puppets and Dolls: Why Full Moon Deserves Their Streaming Service

    The Age of Scary Puppets and Dolls: Why Full Moon Deserves Their Streaming Service

    When you think about it, we shouldn't be too surprised that the boys at Full Moon Entertainment recently relaunched their streaming service, branded as Full Moon Features—featuring 500+ titles of some of the shlockiest, sexiest, sleaziest, cheesiest, B-horror flicks ever known to man.
  • Rumor: Tommy Doyle Will Return for 'Halloween Kills' and 'Halloween Ends'

    Rumor: Tommy Doyle Will Return for 'Halloween Kills' and 'Halloween Ends'

    Questions are flyin' everywhere. Of course, this all could be just a silly rumor.