All cultures have scary stories and movies. Why do people enjoy being frightened?
Here’s a very scary animation based on a story by the famous American writer, Edgar Allen Poe. Poe wrote many stories and poems about scary things. This story is told through the mind of a mad person. Why does that make the story even more frightening?
* Mad = angry. Mad= crazy, insane (In this story, “mad” means insane.)
Here’s an even scarier version. How are they different? Which do you like better? Why?