Thursday, March 23, 2017

Myths and Legends

Home Spooky Myths and Legends

6 horrifyingly creepy facts about the man who inspired Dracula

The 14th of February marks the US release of Tod Browning's 1931 film Dracula. In celebration of eighty-six years of...

Grimm’s Fairytales turn 204: Disney vs the gruesome Grimm Brothers’ folklore

On the 20th of December 1812, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published a book of folklore and fairytales named Children's and...

A werewolf history in celebration of ‘The Wolf Man’ turning 75

On this day 75 years ago, the 1941 horror film The Wolf Man was born. Produced by George Waggner and written...

8 Weird mythological creatures from around the world

The Azukiarai from Japan The Azukiarai is a mythological creature who cleans red (azuki) beans. I know, I know, please try to...

Five surprising vampire facts to prepare you for the classic horror remake ‘Nosferatu’

In 1922 F.W. Murnaus released a silent film called ‘Nosferatu’. At the time the vampire film was considered so scary...