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31 Nights of Horror. Night 15: Friday the 13th

There are horror films that stand the test of time. They are Dracula, Nightmare on Elm Street, Alien, Psycho. But many would argue that the original Friday the 13th (1980) and its hundred (or so) sequels, is one of those. Back in the early 80s when butterfly collars were cool and speedo swimsuits, enter Kevin Bacon, were all the rage, …

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31 Nights of Horror. Night 3: A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) really was one of the first movies that hooked me on the horror genre. I was 13 years old living in the Washington D.C. suburbs with my two brothers, mom and step-dad. My dad would drive up a couple times a month to see us on Sunday’s from Richmond. He would take my brother …

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Scary Movie Bracket: A Nightmare on Elm Street vs. Friday the 13th

Here at the Fort we love sports, March Madness and scary movies. Play along with us and find out what is the scariest movie of all time, voted on by you, my rabid readers! See who’s winning and the “official rules” Scary Movie Bracket Round 1: A Nightmare on Elm Street vs. Friday the 13th vs.        A …

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The Daily Post: Dreams

Today’s Daily Post topic: Write about a recurring dream you have All of us have nightmares. Many of us are too afraid to talk about them. Some of these dreams cause insomnia some conger images that we would rather forget. Many say that dreams (and nightmares) are our repressed thoughts and desires of our subconscious. What scares you in your …

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