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'Have You Checked the Children?'

By October 26, 2011

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Though nowadays people are probably more familiar with this tale as the plot of the 1979 horror film When a Stranger Calls (or its 2006 remake), "The Babysitter and the Man Upstairs" dates from the 1960s, when cell phones didn't exist and the notion of a stranger calling you from inside your own house had a bit more of a shock factor than it does now.

That doesn't mean it won't creep you out.


November 10, 2011 at 8:34 pm
(1) Julie says:

That is a creepy story! I wonder if it is based on any truth

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