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Top Halloween Flicks
The Scariest Movies of All-Time
How scary is The Shining?
Hip Halloween Flicks
Rosemary's Baby, The Witches of Eastwick, and more
Halloween Movies for Kids
From Bedknobs and Broomsticks to The Witches
Monsters, Bats, Dracula, and More
Pumpkin Scrambler, and a Halloween Candy Jigsaw
Do you dare play this ghoulish game?
The inside scoop on jack-o'-lanterns and other Halloween traditions
The tangled origins of the October 31 holiday
Halloween by the Numbers
There were 115 million candy opportunities in 2013
Menacing Monster Guide
Who's who in the rogue's gallery
The Truth About Dracula
How a 15th-century prince became a legend
Fact Monster Mask
Be the Fact Monster for Halloween!
All About Bats
Mysterious mammals on the fly
We talk to a real-life witch about stereotypes in the media
More on the Freaky, Scary, and Strange
Our Favorite Phobias
What are you afraid of?
The Hoax Files
Mysteries of science, sports, art, and more
Unlucky No. 13
The superstition's roots in Christian and pagan beliefs
Sports and the Number 13
A handful of athletes dared wear the infamous number
Crosswords and Quizzes
6 Down: Vampire Vamooser
21 Across: Pink Bubble Gum
The Human Skeleton Quiz
Test your skeletal smarts
Mythical Monsters Quiz
What half-man, half-bull beast was kept in a labyrinth on Crete?
Phobophobics avoid this quiz!
What flavor was found in Tut's tomb?
Which are the only monsters born in the United States?
Don't be afraid to sink your teeth into this quiz
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