Headless Horseman


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Headless Horseman

spectral figure haunts Ichabod Crane. [Am. Lit.: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow]
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Such is the general purport of this legendary superstition, which has furnished materials for many a wild story in that region of shadows; and the spectre is known at all the country firesides, by the name of the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow.
The chief part of the stories, however, turned upon the favorite spectre of Sleepy Hollow, the Headless Horseman, who had been heard several times of late, patrolling the country; and, it was said, tethered his horse nightly among the graves in the churchyard.
The malevolent Headless Horseman will send a shiver down your spine with his wiry hair and razor sharp teeth, providing the perfect nightmare fuel to help this film stick with you for a long time.
3 SLEEPY HOLLOW (1999) ANOTHER Johnny Depp collaboration based on the Washington Irving story about a terrifying headless horseman returning from the dead to decapitate the residents of Sleepy Hollow.
and the bonfire at dusk with an appearance by the Headless Horseman. Free.
There are ghosts, goblins, a headless horseman, and, of course, a flock of flying pumpkins.
Beginning in the present day three children find themselves transported through time to the 18th century, right in the middle of odd characters, traditions, ghosts and goblins of Sleepy Hollow, and even confront the infamous Headless Horseman himself in an attempt to return home.
It has a population of only 640 souls, and its only claim to notoriety is a headless horseman reputed to ride locally.
6 SLEEPY HOLLOW Thursday, 5STAR, 9pm DIRECTOR Tim Burton's take on Washington Irving's legend of the Headless Horseman sees unorthodox 18th-century New York policeman Ichabod Crane (Johnny Depp) despatched to the quaint town of Sleepy Hollow to seek out the culprit for a spate of decapitations.
Sleepy Hollow (1999) (5STAR, 9.00pm) No one does Gothic creepiness quite like Tim Burton and in Sleepy Hollow, his take on Washington Irving's legend of the Headless Horseman, the director excels himself, careering giddily from black comedy to horror to romance without sacrificing originality, wit or invention.
If teachers alone are involved in professional development and the administration is not leading the way, it's like a headless horseman.
"Headless Horseman" is one of the most popular Soviet films.