It Must Be Bunnies: 35 Horrible Hares to Haunt Your Easter

Monty Python and the Holy Grail Killer Rabbits

Kittens, for those of you that celebrate, this Sunday is Easter. While some of us do like to point out that it’s the most popularly celebrated zombie holiday in the world, here at The Year of Halloween, we know that when it comes to Easter, it must be bunnies.

These harmless fluffballs, long associated with spring festivals in general and Easter in particular as symbols of fecundity and innocence, take a sinister turn when they detour through the world of horror. From Frank in Donnie Darko to the dread Rabbit of Caerbannog, these 35 creepy critters are more likely to be hiding severed heads than painted eggs. Enjoy!

Related Posts:

 I Gave My Heart to Mother: Murderous Movie Matriarchs

– Thinking Costume: Jessica Rabbit, Original Ginger

– Needful Things: 13 Unique Gifts for Horror Lovers

Advertisements


Categories: Holidays

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

18 replies

  1. Bunnies run a close second to clowns in the fear department that lives in my head. I blame Watership Down.

  2. This is fantastic. You just made my day. I can’t wait to have nightmares later!

  3. Reblogged this on Mind Reader with All the Answers and commented:
    Here’s to your nightmares!

  4. Ironically, the Easter bunnies posing for pictures with children were as creepy (or worse) as the purposely scary bunnies. What are we doing to our children?

  5. Well of course we don’t want to forget this bunny….

  6. Those big rabbits at the fair are scary enough. I did not click ONE of those. I am a chicken.

  7. I have found you another hare…

Trackbacks

  1. Silent Sundays: Night of the Lepus (1972) | The Year of Halloween

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: