31 Days of Horror – Day 12: The Nightmare

31-Days-of-Horror-2015-12Streaming on Netflix now. Pretty creepy documentary that focuses on the phenomenon of sleep paralysis. Detailing the stories of 8 individuals that had or do suffer from sleep paralysis, The Nightmare draws parallels between the sufferer’s experiences and the common observance of the “shadow man”. Told through a series of well done and quite scary re-enactments, the documentary focuses on the sufferer’s stories and attempts to explain their sleep paralysis and just briefly touches on more physiological and or spiritual/supernatural explanations.

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31 Days of Horror 2013 – Day 20

31 Days of Horror 2013 Day 20The American Scream (2012)

This feature length documentary showcases the exploits of three different “home haunters” in Fairhaven, Massachusetts as they gear up for the grand stage that is Halloween.  Each household approaches the holiday in a different way and with different motivations but each experience the ups and downs associated with turning their yards and garages into spooky attractions designed at chilling and thrilling the yearly trick-or-treaters.