"Red Sky at night, Sailors delight; Red Sky in the morning, Sailors take warning." Ahh the sea, it offers freedom, mystery, tales of glorious expedition, and epic struggles. Sailors have always been a superstitious folk from reading the sky to minding birds for bad luck. The sea is possibly the best backdrop for a good haunting and ghost ships are no exception here. Ships are … [Read more...] about 7 Sea Hauntings Worth Watching
Scary Paranormal Horror Movies and Series
Our writers at Puzzle Box Horror have been lifelong fans of the paranormal. We’re also those guys (and gals) that still collect box sets of the most epic ‘scary AF’ movies and series. Our shelves are full of NECA horror collectibles and we believe in vacations in New Orleans, walking through cemeteries and getting our tarot read. True story... the boss just got back in February.
One of the things we love most, is how Netflix, Amazon Prime, Shudder and Hulu have created new opportunities for original horror fiction and paranormal docuseries. This has opened the doors to more writers and filmmakers who have some amazing and terrifying stories to tell. And they don’t have to source the $50 million dollar budget through large motion picture studios to produce these incredible indie horror flicks.
Here is the question we all ask ourselves. Whether we are watching a scary movie, or heading downstairs to the basement. We think “Do I really want to turn on the light?” followed by “What if I see a monster?” The truth about adulthood is that we’re really just kids that got older, and wiser. Most of us. But some things will always fundamental scare … [Read more...] about 4 Horror Movies Where Turning The Light Off Was a Bad Idea
The original movie “The Evil Dead” was praised as one of the best horror films by the great Stephen King. Like many filmmakers in the early days of horror cinema, bringing “The Evil Dead” to the big screen was a bootstrap effort by a group of creative friends with big dreams (and non-existent production budget). If you have watched “The Evil Dead” a hundred times (and … [Read more...] about 4 Cool Things You Never Knew About Sam Raimi’s Movie “The Evil Dead”
We all have to start somewhere and for some of Hollywood's greats that was acting in B Horror movies. I think you will be pleasantly surprised to find out who of the current Hollywood elite have had parts in some pretty bad B Horror movies. From seductive snake people to genetically altered tomatoe invasions, they have done it all. And by bad I mean totally worth watching as … [Read more...] about 8 Hollywood Stars Who Started Their Careers in B Horror Movies
Head to any major retail store and you’ll probably find a Ouija board in the kids game section. Next to Monopoly and Cards Against Humanity? Seriously? Unless you are an occult practitioner or someone who has studied the paranormal, a Ouija board probably looks harmless, like any other board game. But talk to people who have had a creepy or downright … [Read more...] about 5 Dangerous Things You Should Never Do With a Ouija Board