The haunting tales of a house steeped in history have come to light following a visit from a ghost hunter. Joseph Hall, a 14 year old ghost hunter from Gosberton, visited the property in Donington this weekend in search of a mysterious but ‘friendly’ marching military man who has been seen by the owner. However, in a surprise turn of events,...
Photo-Illustration: by The Cut; Photos: Getty Images/Getty Images I love my dog, Cleo, so much, but she’s not exactly a canine rocket scientist or anything. So I didn’t think it was that odd when, one night a couple of years ago, she started intently staring into an empty corner of my apartment. As my roommate...
From ghosts to ghouls, witches to wizards, Halloween is the one time of the year when people come together to celebrate everything supernatural. But beyond the fancy dress and trick or treating, belief in ghosts is actually relatively common – with 38 per cent of people classifying themselves as believers, according to an Ipsos Mori poll a few years...
In June, Sheila Sillery-Walsh, a British tourist visiting the historic island prison of Alcatraz in San Francisco, claimed that she captured an image of a ghost in a picture she snapped on her iPhone. In the frame of what was otherwise supposed to be a picture of an empty prison cell was a blurry black-and-white image of a woman....
It's the season for all things ghostly. So if you have a house that's haunted, who do you call? How about a person who claims they see dead people? "It's almost hip now to have a pet ghost these days," says medium and psychic Denise Guzzardo. "People have fun until the ghost starts breaking things and making the dog bark at...
Let’s just get this out of the way: the follow-up to Netflix’s excellent horror series The Haunting of Hill House is nowhere near as scary as its predecessor. The sequel, dubbed The Haunting of Bly Manor, is still about a house filled with ghosts and people dealing with terrible grief. And while those ideas can be terrifying on their...
The Devil’s Backbone. Photograph: Canal+Espana/Kobal/ShutterstockFrom unexplained bumps in the night to creepy children and things without faces, here are some of film’s most terrifying spectresby Anne BillsonThu 29 Oct 2020 09.00 EDTLast modified on Thu 29 Oct 2020 10.46 EDT20. Freddy Krueger in A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)The jokey sequels may have turned Freddy into a lovable...
We are all ghosts? Photo: EIKE SCHROTER/NETFLIX Earlier this month, Netflix dropped its banner offering for the spooky season: The Haunting of Bly Manor, an embellished adaptation of Henry James’s The Turn of the Screw. I looked forward to this show, and I watched it with wine. I never expected that could be a mistake....
History booksThe Haunting of Alma Fielding by Kate Summerscale review – a terrific true ghost storyObjects flying, doors slamming and a terrapin appearing out of thin air ... in her best book since The Suspicions of Mr Whicher, the author tackles the strange case of a 1930s poltergeist Alma Fielding ... treated with delicacy and dignity by Kate...
Dice Road crosses a rural section of Michigan between Saginaw and Midland, and with three reportedly haunted sites, it could be the most cursed road in the state.It is one of the most well-documented paranormal cases in the nation’s history. So, it’s no wonder that Midland residents are taking such an interest in the paranormal happenings on the road...