Guide to the Unknown 16: A Nightmare on Elm Street & Winchester

In Episode 16 of Guide to the Unknown:

The TRUE STORIES behind horror films! 

Did you know that Freddy Krueger and A Nightmare on Elm Street were based on an actual phenomenon that resulted in mass death? It's true...but it's still unbelievable

And TODAY a new horror movie called Winchester comes out, starring Helen Mirren! She's playing Sarah Winchester, a real woman from the 1800's who built a sprawling, impossible mansion. Why? Oh, to trap ghosts!

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