Classic Costumes Never Go Out of Style

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Classic Costumes offer the promise that no matter what the current fad or Hollywood blockbuster, your costume will always be in style. Classic costumes are similar to the Hall of Fame - once you are in, no one can ever dispute your reputation. Over the years, witches, ghosts, and vampires have worked tirelessly to win the top spots for classic costume style, beating out skeletons, animals, and even the genius Frankenstein. Actors and screen writers have worked hard to create classic scary … [Read more...]

Scary Kids Costumes to Make Them Scream

Scary Kids Costumes

While many children love dressing up in Disney or Nickelodeon costumes, this year you may be seeing a lot of zombies shuffling in front of your door with scary kids costumes. The popularity of The Walking Dead and zombie movies like World War Z has both adults and children running to get living dead costumes. But the popularity of zombies and other scary creatures is not limited to adult programming. Many children's TV shows have monsters in them, sometimes in a humorous way. Books and … [Read more...]

Scary Movies: A Generational Perspective

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My son is a huge horror movie fan. Personally, I enjoyed them when I was his age, but as I got older that sudden shock to the heart was not as fun. What I have noticed is that he and his friends take horror flicks and television shows in stride. They are fun and, in many cases, funny - and I am not talking about the Scary movie parodies. I went with him to see Scary Movie 4 and the then-12-year-old had to explain most of the things he found hilarious as I had not seen the movies they were … [Read more...]

Top 13 Horror Movies for Friday the 13th

Top 13 Horror Movies

Mr. Costumes loves to keep the tradition of Halloween scary, both in scary costumes and in indulging in horror films and events. On a night like tonight, Friday the 13th, we like to grab our top picks and settle in for a scary night at home! 1- The Exorcist With head spinning, ceiling crawling action and a ton of green goo, The Exorcist makes a number one pick among horror fans as one of the best horror movies. The original version was released in 1973 and has been haunting us ever … [Read more...]

Halloween Makeup Tips: Gothic Doll Video

Gothic Makeup Tips for Halloween If you're looking for great gothic makeup tips, look no further. This video will show you how to become the perfect gothic doll, complete with creepy large eyes! Soulless and disturbing, gothic makeup can be used for dolls, clowns, vampires, and plenty more Halloween costumes. Using the Halloween makeup tips in this video and creating a unique look for Halloween will benefit anyone who loves the dark and disturbing. Instructions to Create the Gothic Doll … [Read more...]

Scary Clown Costumes Make for a Historically Spooky Halloween

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  Scary clown costumes are no new invention. Many historians argue that the fear of clowns has permeated culture since clowns first arrived in courts as jesters or in France as mimes. Evidence even points to the first appearance of clowns in Egypt as early as 2400 BC! A fear of clowns is so common that it has its own name. While psychologists think the spread of coulrophobia is a recent fad, many people point to historical roots. Clowns are a wide-spread phenomenon in multiple … [Read more...]

Halloween Wars – Evil Clowns Pictures

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Halloween Wars by the Foodnetwork was a sweet night of scary delights! I did a search and found very few pictures. I did find one  so I tried to take a few and I apologize for the quality did a great show on the Foodnetwork. There was not a lot of pictures on their site or the web so I am putting up some of the ones I took for my Halloween inspirations. If you have images you have done that would inspire others looking for  Evil Clowns send them to me, I will add them to this page or comment … [Read more...]

Halloween Wars – Evil Clowns – Episode Guide

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Halloween Wars Episodes Guide for Season Two This Sunday begins season two of Halloween Wars on the Food Network.  Tonight's Halloween Wars Episode Guide is on Evil Clowns, which takes 5 teams. Each team has 3 warriors, a master pumpkin carver, culinary baker and professional candy maker. The host will announce a the Halloween theme and any items they must have in the display, and then the challenge begins and the clock starts. Last year the teams had 3 challenges, but by the final round, an … [Read more...]

Top 5 Evil Clowns – Best Killer Clown Costumes

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We have compiled the best Top 5 Evil Clowns, Top 5 Best Scary Halloween Costumes (with sweet discounts), and the top 10 best Evil Clown Movies all to continue with the Halloween cheer of this year's Halloween Wars Season Two, which features Killer Clowns in the first episode! What would you design for Halloween Wars with the theme Evil Clown? Evil Clown CostumeAt Mr Costumes, we breathe costumes 24/7 and 365 days a year. We embrace the spirit of Halloween in the sense of fun in transforming! … [Read more...]

Best Scary Costumes for Halloween 2011

Zombie costumes inspire fear  The History of Halloween When you think Halloween, you think fear. Historically, All Hallow's Eve was associated with the festival of the dead, a holiday where evil spirits ran rampant and people feasted on apples, nuts and other goodies in celebration of life. Through time, the tradition has become Halloween where those in costume trick-or-treat for candy. Of course, the lingering effects of the festival of the dead are apparent in costumes as nothing … [Read more...]