Director Christopher Smith‘s genre output runs the gamut in style and tone, demonstrating a filmmaker consistently looking to explore various horror angles. From a brutal underground chiller in Creep to the mind-bending slasher at sea, Triangle, to Black Death’s introspective Middle-Aged epic, Smith gives unique spins on familiar subgenres. That continues with his latest, The Banishing, a period ghost story that brings one of England’s...
This is our third year going to the Halloween Horror extravaganza that is Universal Studio's Halloween Horror Nights.  Every year, for a little over a month, Universal Studios shuts down one of its parks after five and transforms the park into a theme park of horror.  They have at least four scare zones.  These are areas that are decorated...
With the recent arrival of The Haunting of Bly Manor to Netflix, a miniseries in the vein of 2018’s hit The Haunting of Hill House, the haunted-house genre has gotten a timely boost. While Bly Manor takes many liberties with its initial inspiration, Henry James’s classic gothic horror novella The Turn of the Screw, the series shares one of...
I did this post on The Kildare Mansion a couple of years ago. I have updated to include some of the more recent controversies surrounding this magnificent, haunted mansion. The Kildare Mansion was first famous for it's ghosts.  It was built in 1886 by a wealthy Irishman named O'Shaughnessy.   He built the castle as a reminder of his homeland, Ireland.  ...
Last night, I had a virtual meeting with a ghost.When someone mentions the title "paranormal investigator," the first two names that may pop into your head are Ed and Lorraine Warren. The Warrens of Monroe, Conn. conducted some of the most notable parnormal investigations in the mid-20th century, including the Amityville house in New York, and the Enfield poltergeist in...
TAMPA (WFLA) – Yes, 2020 has been scary enough, but it wouldn’t be Halloween time without mentioning the haunts of Tampa Bay. You see, Tampa Bay has its share of ghostly tales – and not just during the holiday time. The City of Tampa was called “the damnedest city this side of Hell,” but that was more because of rum runners...
Paranormal Globe - Paul October 27, 2020 GHOSTS, NEWS, TV & FILM 113 Views Halloween is almost upon us and this Halloween weekend Really Channel are teaming up with British paranormal team ‘UK Haunted’ in an attempt to set a paranormal Guinness World Record. The World’s Largest Live Séance will be taking place on November 1st from a secret location. The séance...
In a season where people are more attentive to ghosts, demons and other spooky phenomena, central Illinois is missing a longtime resident capable of facing down demons. Pekin-based paranormal investigator Robin Conover passed away earlier this month. In one instance, Conover had been called to a farm in LeRoy, where owners had complained about an entity that had been attacking animals...
This ghost story was sent to me by a wonderful gentleman named Derrek.  It is a personal story and I think these ghost stories are often the most resonant and the most terrifying: What I am telling you may or may not be a story, perhaps it is just the drunken ramblings of a local from a village near Masai...
I am no horror fan. I am quite frightened enough in and by real life, thank you, and I stumble too over the large obstacle presented by the fact that ghosts and their ilk DO NOT EXIST THEREFORE CANNOT BE SCARY. The horror of humanity begins a long way before man’s worst efforts – the supernatural doesn’t even make...