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...
TV tonightTelevision & radioTV tonight: paranormal panic as Ghosts returns to its haunting ways Ghosts. Photograph: Steven Peskett/BBC/Monumental TelevisionGhosts. Photograph: Steven Peskett/BBC/Monumental TelevisionThe inherited old house is back, and once again supernatural problems contend with structural ones. Plus: grizzly action in Yellowstone. Here’s what to watch this eveningAmmar Kalia, Hannah Verdier, Ellen E Jones, Graeme Virtue and Paul HowlettMon...
The Haunting of Bly Manor, which premiered last week on Netflix, makes me a little sad I’ve never seen a ghost. It’s the second series from The Haunting of Hill House creator Mike Flanagan. Like American Horror Story, the Haunting shows are anthology dramas, with each series telling a self-contained story. They’re not connected, in other words, other than...
Recommended by: Kimber, South Waco Library Listen To This If You Love Great Music: A Critical Curation of 100 Essential Albums By Robin Murray Robin Murray, Clash’s editor-in-chief, provides a handy reference guide to music lovers. Sorting albums into 10 themed chapters (e.g. Right First Time, Reinventions, etc.), each album gets its own two-page spread with suggested tracks, background information, enhanced content and similar...
A paranormal investigator will host a 'Night at the Hind Hotel' to track down and make contact with some of Wellingborough's most notorious ghosts linked to the English Civil War. The 17th century, Grade II-listed Hind Hotel in Sheep Street is a former coaching inn steeped in history and ghostly hauntings with several alleged sightings of spooky spectres including a...
Last year, alongside Among Us and Fall Guys, Phasmophobia exploded onto the scene via Steam Early Access. In 2021, it seems to have lost some of this momentum, however, this may change soon. Over on Twitter, Kinetic Games, via the game's official Twitter account, teased that "big things ahead." Unfortunately, this is the extent of the tease. Right now, the...
Are you missing the adrenaline rush you get from a roller coaster? How about a story that makes you think about something you’ve never even imagined before? If you want it all rushing into your senses at once from the comfort of your home, you might be looking to watch a horror film. Between chilling sound design, a haunting...