Quick: what is more frightening than circus clowns? Okay, sure – scary dolls with eyes that follow you across the room are even worse – but what can strike fear into the hearts of even creepy clowns and disconcerting dolls?
Children – that’s what! Don’t think children are scary? Here are some books and movies that might just have you thinking otherwise.
- The Bad Seed, by William March. Long before The Exorcist‘s possessed darling Regan MacNeil shocked her first priest or The Omen‘s Damien Thorn rode his first devilish tricycle, there was sweet little Rhoda Penmark, full of hugs and kisses and happy thoughts, and every parent’s picture of the perfect child, if only she’d stop killing people. The 1956 film Continue reading “Attack of the Evil Scary Children!”