Fictional History: Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Fictional History August 18, 1973 The events of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre are said to have taken place according to the film's prologue: The film which you are about to see is an account of the tragedy which befell a group of five youths, in particular Sally Hardesty and her invalid brother, Franklin. It is…

Fictional History: Return of the Living Dead

Fictional History Return of the Living Dead July 3, 1984 Two medical warehouse employees accidentally release a chemical from a failed military experiment, infecting them as well as bodies buried in a nearby cemetery, resulting in reanimated corpses who crave brains.

Fictional History: The Fog

Fictional History The Fog April 21, 100 years ago Antonio Bay, California The Elizabeth Dane sinks, killing those on board As Mr. Machen explains in the opening sequence of The Fog: “100 years ago on the 21st of April, out in the waters around Spivey Point, a small clipper ship drew toward land. Suddenly, out…