Special effects may be lacking, but vintage horror films still manage to keep our palms sweating and blood pumping; a look back at retro horror films, stories, books and characters that prove everything is scarier in black and white.
What is the Symbolism of Gothic Jewelry
Welcome, fellow jewelry enthusiasts and seekers of hidden beauty! Prepare to embark on a thrilling journey through the mysterious world of Gothic jewelry, where symbolism reigns supreme. In this captivating blog post, we will unravel the enigmatic meanings behind these dark and alluring adornments that have fascinated souls for centuries. There is something hauntingly beautiful about crosses, but there is also something very eerie about skulls and ethereal bats. So fasten your seatbelts as we plunge into the depths of Gothic jewelry's symbolic abyss – where darkness meets elegance, mystery dances with allure, and every piece whispers secrets from beyond our mortal realm. Are you ready to unlock the mysteries? Let's dive in!
Off Beat Cinema
Is there anything in your life that you've been doing for a long time? What about something you've been doing for thirty years? Not something by accident, but something on purpose.
The Unseen Terror: A Tale of the Third Floor
In 2018, my boyfriend. Alex and I moved into our first apartment together. We were so excited that we would finally have our place and be adults.
Evilspeak is an Eighties techno horror supernatural shlockfest about a boy at a military academy invoking demons via an obvious prop home computer. Exploiting both the rising fear of technological innovation and home computing (a fear well-grounded which we still, obviously, live with), it dashes that like a baby's head against the rocks, juxtaposing it against the apprehension of such cultural shifts as heavy metal music, Dungeons and Dragons, and weirdo straight-to-video gory Satanic horror flicks like Evilspeak.
THE DEVIL'S CHURCH
Alaskan Hotel in Juneau is renowned for its eerie reputation, particularly concerning room 315, which has been associated with numerous haunting experiences. Betty Adams, the hotel's current proprietor, has presided over its operations for an impressive four decades. Despite her long tenure, even she admits to feeling unsettled by the room's atmosphere, stating, "I just... it's creepy, you know? I've never seen anything, but I feel things." This acknowledgment from the owner herself underscores the seriousness of the phenomena linked to the room.
Hi friends today I am going to tell you about a creepy horror the Magician I think every high school class has a kid who likes fantasy too much and takes it too.
The Ghoul is a British film starring Boris Karloff that was thought lost for decades until a scratchy, badly aged and damaged, and just all-around wretched copy was found in Prague. Later, in an old film vault earmarked for termination, a copy was found, a pristine copy, behind a door barricaded with lumber. Holy Vault of Horrors, Batman!
The Ghost of Edgar Allan Poe
"Believe nothing you hear, and only one half that you see" —Edgar Allan Poe Image generated by DeepAI Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore— While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. 'Tis some visitor,' I muttered, 'tapping at my chamber door— Only this and nothing more...' —Edgar Allan Poe (The Raven)
Vietnamese short horror ghost stories
For the last few days, Mr. Ut hasn't been happy. He has been constantly upset about the theft in the chicken coop, resulting in the loss of the entire flock. Interestingly, the coop is located near his and his bedridden younger brother's room. Yet, the chickens disappeared without a sound, without any cries or barks, not even from the usually alert dog.
Mr. Sardonicus is a William Castle picture in which Mr. Castle himself prominently appears, holding forth as the emcee in a hat and cravat, standing on a London bridge, offering insight into the nature of ghouls, who dig up the dead so they can EAT them. That, sadly, does not happen in the film, but a body is dug up, and with astounding results.
A Private Villa
In the peaceful countryside, lie close between hills and thick forests, locate a grand villa, a past memorial of an old period, with its grand architecture and large gardens. The village had a strange history that the locals mouthed about in silent tones.
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Note: We have elected not to post any stills from the film. They are easily accessible online. Prolog Two men were sitting by a wall when the girl walked by, her eyes ringed by dark shadows of want as one leaned over and said, "The spirits, they are everywhere. Surrounding us. We cannot see them. Do you see that girl? She was once my fiance! Ah yes, I will tell you the story of what I have gone through. But you may not believe it!"