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Oh, The Horror!: Horror in Pop Culture

Genre guide to horror.

Internet Horror Cult Classics

Horror Podcasts

  • Welcome to Nightvale
    • "A twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale"
  • Nightlight
    • Black-Owned and run horror podcast that uses submissions from Black writers.
  • The No Sleep Podcast
    • "A multi-award winning anthology series of original horror stories, The NoSleep Podcast features a cast of talented voice actors, rich atmospheric music and sound effects to enhance the frightening tales"
  • And That's Why We Drink
    • "paranormal and true crime podcast hosted by Christine Schiefer, Em Schulz, and boxed wine"


*All of this information was received from the websites of the respective podcast, and they are all linked to that website*

Horror Movies

Horror Movies Based on Books

Horror Related Activities

Horror TV Shows


TV shows that include horror elements, but do not place emphasis on evoking fear in the viewer. 

Horror in Pop Culture

Are books not your thing?

Horror goes far beyond books and can be found in various formats, such as podcasts, TV Shows, Films, and YouTube videos. Below you will find Horror Movies, Podcasts and TV shows, Internet Horror Cult Classics, and Horror Conventions and Activities. These are examples of works of horror that are not just books for those who do not like to read or like other forms of entertainment.