We’ve all got our, “THAT
scared me when I was a kid. Had to sleep with my Glo-worm light at night.” stories and I feel it is fit to begin a thread to talk about what made us go, “aaaaaaahhhhh!!!” when we were children. It could be anything. A film, a pop song, a book, a comic, a person, a toy…absolutely anything.
I’ll start the (big frightening) ball (that nearly squashed Indiana Jones) rolling
On The Kenny Everett Video Show there would be an animated adventure called Captain Kremmen
(based on his Captial FM radio serial). It was made by Cosgrove Hall who later made Dangermouse, Count Duckula and Alias The Jester (along with Chorlton and the Wheelies, Jamie and The Magic Torch and Robin and Rosie Of Cockleshell Bay). In one adventure Captain Kremmen landed on a planet and he met The Mud Men.
The Mud Men frightened me at the age of five because they looked like living excrement!
Now your turn.