“All of My Enimes” The Super Market Monster – 31 Spooks

I have covered a lot of unusual stories for October, but this might just be the most unusualist. Is this just a thinly veiled excuse to share a video I found amusing ............................................................................................................................................................................... Maybe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDI0d8E3tZk I miss the world of Creepy/Crappy Pastas, not the best written stories, but a fun time of an abundance of … Continue reading “All of My Enimes” The Super Market Monster – 31 Spooks

The Sandman – 31 Spooks

Haven't we already done sleeping theme spook....yes. You're very observant hypothetical reader. Allow me to explain. I was chatting with my residential sleep expert, The Moyatorium and the conversation went where it usually goes... moon children and castration anxiety. Of course this was in the context of E.T.A. Hoffman's short story depiction "The Sandman" and … Continue reading The Sandman – 31 Spooks

‘Slut’ Short Horror Film – 31 Spooks

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEqAqrLpRHg Directed By: Chloe Okuno A retro aesthetic with a very contemporary message. Horror has always been a genre drenched in commentary. It's often displaying a ridged morality and show social ills as horrific. I think one that's certainly become prevalent or more apparent in recent news is that of grooming and manipulative behavior. Self-confidence … Continue reading ‘Slut’ Short Horror Film – 31 Spooks

Bubnoff and The Devil

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5e3no_sZ458 One of the most intriguing setups is that of a Faustian bargain. Making deals with the devil and what consequences it make bring. What happens when this Russian with a literal Napoléon complex makes such a deal? Ivan Turgenev, the Russian realist writer actually indulges in quite a humorous depiction of the devil. Some … Continue reading Bubnoff and The Devil

‘Childer’ Got Me Bewildered – 31 Spooks of October

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRCK3umiKQQ Beware, beware the childer come. Into the forest, and you become one. Have you ever wonder what it would be like if Wes Anderson and Ari Aster made a horror flick together. I mean I'm gonna ignore the fact that this role is suited for a great Toni Collette performance and say that this … Continue reading ‘Childer’ Got Me Bewildered – 31 Spooks of October

Make Me a Sandwich – 31 Spooks of October

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfGEdmZyVyY Glad to see Shoenice is doing well. What an uncomfortable conundrum. This man is obviously a human trash can and should be served 20 sandwiches at a time. It's a good use of older actors, it's a nice rarity given that most shorts are done by young folks. The sound design of hearing that … Continue reading Make Me a Sandwich – 31 Spooks of October

Horror Stories That Are Really Weird…

Sometimes the horrible things we find to be so terrible, is what we can't comprehend. Here's a few tales that I feel safe in calling... weird. Good Country People O’Connor, Flannery. “Good Country People.” Dark Descent, by David G. Hartwell,Grafton Books, 1992, pp. 576-590. Good Country People centers around Joy and how through an encounter … Continue reading Horror Stories That Are Really Weird…

Spooky Tales of Supernatural Horrors

Drifting Snow Derleth, August. “Drifting Snow.” The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories, by Alan Ryan, Penguin, 1989, pp. 311-321. Synopsis: Derleth’s The Drifting Snow shows a haunting ordeal of being faced with the unknown and trying to remain ignorant of it. Derleth opens with Aunt Mary scolding Clodetta that the window is to remain undrawn. Her … Continue reading Spooky Tales of Supernatural Horrors

Vampire Tales That Will Leave You Spooked!

The Vampyre Them Twilight Vampires have nothing on my Danny DeVito looking guy, now that's a good looking vamp. Polidori, John “The Vampyre.” The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories, by Alan Ryan, Penguin, 1989, pp. 7-24. Synopsis: John Polidori’s romantic fiction, The Vampyre produces a hellish creature meant to highlight the folly of human mortality. The … Continue reading Vampire Tales That Will Leave You Spooked!

Return to the Carnival of Souls [31 Spooks of October]

I considered this lost media... but here we are. I made a video a while ago on the cult classic, public domain, spooky horror flick Carnivals of Souls. I had fun making it but ended up finding it a conceptually large review, and didn't enjoy it enough to edit the planned multiple videos for it.... … Continue reading Return to the Carnival of Souls [31 Spooks of October]

A Puzzle….

ALWAYS WATCHING. ALWAYS WAITING Carnival. |Unfinished. Chrome. Corgi| Syringe. Invader. Fox. Naughty. Redneck Zombies. Pluto. Viol. Mystery. 50th. Hide and Seek. Emily. Tapestry. |Momo. Clown. Genius| Spiral. Dance. Smile. First. Whipped Dogs. Snow. Eggs. Ash-Tree. Snails. |Teeth. Dog Killer| Firework. Featured Frights: If you’re confused, consider taking a gander at the first tease. Basically, this … Continue reading A Puzzle….

Missing Halloween – 31 SPOOKS of October FINALE ( HAPPY HALLOWEEN!)

We finally made it Halloween everyone, the spookiest day of the year. To celebrate the occasion, I just don’t have final animation, but arguably one of the best, that from the very beginning I knew was going to be in the 31 Spooks, was arguable one of the convincing few that convinced me to make … Continue reading Missing Halloween – 31 SPOOKS of October FINALE ( HAPPY HALLOWEEN!)

Voodon’t – 31 SPOOKS of October

Okay so voodon’t get confused, because I voodon’t want you to be confused. Voodon’t think the main image are the primary animation discussed today is VooDon’t a character animation demo from Kris Rizardo. VooDon’t is not Voodon’t the 4-minute animation about a voodoo doll that comes to life by Deanna Werthauer. So to summarize voodon’t … Continue reading Voodon’t – 31 SPOOKS of October