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of a mysteriously strange and usually frightening nature

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suggestive of the supernatural

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inspiring a feeling of fear

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Since 2004 the Eerie Horror Film Festival has screened over 400 films and has featured appearances by Norman Reedus (Boondock Saints/Walking Dead), Sean Patrick Flanery (Boondock Saints), Jason Mewes (Clerks), Brian O'Halloran (Clerks), Adrienne Barbeau (The Fog), Sid Haig (Devil's Rejects), Fred Williamson (Black Caesar), Dee Wallace Stone (Cujo), Tony Todd (Candyman), Tom Savini (From Dusk Till Dawn), Kane Hodder (Friday the 13th series), Ken Foree (Dawn of the Dead), PJ Soles (Halloween), Vernon Wells (Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior), Gunnar Hansen (Texas Chainsaw Massacre '74), Ed Neal (Texas Chainsaw Massacre '74), Lloyd Kaufman (Toxic Avenger), David Della Rocco (Boondock Saints), Tony Moran (Halloween), Reggie Bannsiter (Phantasm), A.
Spooky Science week at Techniquest offers lots of eerie events
But it's the eerie silence from Asda's rivals that intrigues me most.
BEIRUT: A partial eclipse of the sun was visible in Lebanon on Friday, while wide sections of Asia and Africa were briefly plunged into an eerie semi-darkness as the sun was reduced to a blazing ring of fire.
Shipwreck Shoals surrounds three sides of Eerie island--there's only one way in of out.
The left hand plays an ostinato that sounds like a clawing cat while the right hand spells an eerie melody that, "fought like demons in the night beneath a shrunken moon.
For centuries, mariners have returned home with surreal tales of "milky seas": expanses of seawater filled with bioluminescent bacteria that glow an eerie white.
It's hard to think of a composer so well suited to this soap-operatic gamut of emotion as Tchaikovsky, and Eifman appropriates themes from Serenade for Strings to Sleeping Beauty, as well as some eerie electronics to drive Karenina's tragic journey through infidelity and degradation, which ends in her suicide.
Forget for a moment the photos (or, as Jonathan Weinberg discusses in his essay, the slides) that Bechtle used in making these paintings, and the uncanny production on canvas becomes a silent, eerie world of its own.
Cool takes the reader all around the Sarasota area of Florida and tells the legends and stories about ghosts, haunted homes and other eerie frights that are not on most tours and writings of this area of the state.
Also under development, according to the October 4 San Francisco Chronicle, is the use of anti-matter, "the eerie 'mirror' of ordinary matter .
It is eerie to find an editorial from February 1917 endorsing "compulsory health insurance.
1) Killhope Mine, County Durham; This is where Dean and his friend Danny stumbled upon an abandoned cottage with an eerie feel to it.
Whale Rider is an eerie, majestic movie that weaves together the ancestral legends of New Zealand's Maori tribe with the destiny of a contemporary young girl.
Skillfully interweaving vivid moving images with montages of the black and white photos taken by the Khmer Rouge of their victims, Matthews constructs an eerie, haunting tone poem about an atrocious period and place.