7 Nostalgic Spooky Stories to Put You in the Halloween Mood

7 Nostalgic Spooky Stories to Put You in the Halloween Mood

One of the major themes of books and movies this year seems to be nostalgia. Everyone is constantly looking for a hint of that childhood magic and mystery, and with Halloween coming up, it’s a perfect time to revisit some of our favorite scary stories reminiscent of elementary and middle school Halloween parties. Here’s a list of seven of our favorite childhood spooks.   1. The Black cat by edgar allan poe   Image via dreadcentral   There are so many perfectly disturbing Poe stories that are suitable for Halloween, most of which feature themes of delusion, madness, and all-around creepy vibes. The …

6 Creatures ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Will Feature

6 Creatures ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Will Feature

This Friday, August 9th, the film adaptations of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is finally being released! The creatures that have haunted us since childhood are coming to life, and this time they’re three dimensional. We’re going to watch them run, jump, scuttle, stab, and limp their way into our nightmares. And in addition to reuniting with the horrifying monsters we met in our elementary school’s library, we get to meet an entirely new creature as well.  Before we delve into that, let’s reconcile with some of our old friends. 6-Sarah  Bellows   Sarah’s ghost/Image via GeekTyrant   Sarah …

Check Out the New Trailer for ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’

Check Out the New Trailer for ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’

There’s a new trailer for the Guillermo Del Toro-produced film Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.   Image Via Goodreads The series of three children’s horror books are written by Alvin Schwartz and illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Released in 1981, 1984, and 1991 respectively, the series shocked the world with its terrifying stories and its gruesome images.   Image Via Nightmare Nostalgia Image Via Lit Reactor Drawing heavily from folklore and urban legends, the series set light to the imagination of one Guillermo Del Toro. For one, according to Hollywood Reporter, he humorously an audience at the trailer launch luncheon in Hollywood that, …