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# Horror

This year
Quiz: How well do you know modern horror movies?
The scariest quiz you’ll take today.
All time
The Little Stranger: Lenny Abrahamson on the secret of directing a movie with a twist
Abrahamson’s follow-up to the all-conquering Room is a movie that defies characterisation.
'Fear is an essential part of who we are': Here's why people watch horror films
“Why do we have Halloween? We like a bit of a purge to explore our darker side.”
From the vaults to the resurrections: Best horror movies to watch this Halloween
Please don’t make us watch alone.
15 photos of Irish people having the shite scared out of them at Nightmare Realm
“Let’s huddle here ’til morning, be grand”
Boy, 14, jailed after being caught with 22 packets of cocaine and 9 packets of heroin
The judge said during his hearing, “It certainly comes across to me that he is a dealer.”
Desperate search for survivors as Ecuador earthquake death toll passes 400
The earthquake is the biggest tragedy of its kind in Ecuador in 67 years.
Ireland's first ever horror convention will see zombies on the capital's streets today
You have been warned.
Murdered woman's corpse mistaken for Halloween decoration
The grisly discovery was made earlier this week.
86 killed, 186 wounded in double bomb blast in Turkey's capital
The blasts took place at a rally for peace in the capital Ankara this morning. They represent the worst terrorist atrocity in Turkey’s history.
You can buy Buffalo Bill's house from Silence of the Lambs for €270,000
“May I use your phone please?”
Dublin Minion doctor: ‘I’m not afraid of the giant escaped Minion’
The man tasked with repairing the escaped inflatable beast says it’s a bouncy road ahead.
Bodies of five babies found at house in France
Four of the bodies were in the freezer.
Irish duo perfectly recreate the conversations we all have during horror movies
“Why do all the women have low-cut tops?”
VIDEO: Men in Scream masks wanted over 'horrible' sexual assault
“This woman went through hell that night.”
This mutant spider-dog prank is just pure evil
Hold us.
Bin bag full of 'cat heads' found on the street in Manchester
“I can’t get over the shock of it.”
This filthy car will make you feel really good about the state of your car
The 9 harrowing stages of coping with last night's Just-Eat outage
Chaos. Utter chaos.
Palestinian family finds missing son 'by chance' - in YouTube video of his death
Salem Khaleel Shamaly was shot while out looking for his relatives.
This short Twitter story by R.L. Stine will give you Goosebumps all over again
The spooky tale by the childen’s horror author will take you right back.
Couple announce their pregnancy with brilliant horror film parody
Wonder how their family felt when they got this.
Murder investigation launched after man’s body “engulfed by fire” in park
Gardai are still treating the death as suspicious as post-mortem continues on his burned body.
11 things you don't want to think about before bed
Things that make you go “nope”.
NSFW: Here's everything that was wrong with the original Carrie movie
Man gets penis amputation after taking too much Viagra
Well that’s a hard lesson to learn.
Truly terrifying - horror series Goosebumps turns 21 this year
Does that mean we’re old? SCREAM.
9 reasons shopping is a special brand of horror
From the lighting to the changing room sweats, it’s just one thing after another.
WATCH: Beaver documentary becomes horror film
You don’t mess with an angry beaver.
670k sign petition against rape survivor receiving 100 lashes in Maldives
A 15-year-old girl, who was raped repeatedly by her stepfather, is to receive a public flogging for having pre-marital sex with another man.
WATCH: The best (worst) horror movie trailer you'll see today
Sharks. In the sand. SAND SHARKS.
Indian gang-rape victim dies
The 23-year-old died of severe organ failure in a Singapore hospital where she had been airlifted yesterday.
VIDEO: Is this the worst parking effort of all time?
It’s certainly a contender.
New Irish horror film animated by children
The film itself isn’t for children – but the animations by Irish young people add another edge to this scary tale by a talented director.
Column: When the economy’s struggling, horror movies do well
Scary movies succeed in a recession – because they reflect what is scaring us now, writes Darren Mooney.
VIDEO: Check out this trailer for a new horror movie… about gardaí
A garda fighting tentacled sea monsters. What’s not to like?
WATCH: Fernando Torres miss an open goal against United
All he had to do was…