1982:

Almost immediately after being purchased, the sinister pages resurface. Director John Landis acquires the pages to inspire him during the filming of his segment on the TWILIGHT ZONE movie adaptation. In July, actor Vic Morrow and two young actors are tragically killed on the set of the film. Landis endures years of legal difficulties as […]

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1979:

More pages from the mysterious grimoire immediately resurface in the possession of John “Sid Vicious” Beverly at the time of his death early that year. It is rumored he was attempting to utilize the book in an effort to resurrect his recently murdered lover, Nancy Spungen. The Vicious Pages, as they become known, begin to […]

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1977:

Pages from a mysterious occult text, seen throughout this historical narrative, are found in the Jungle Room of Graceland with the dead Elvis Presley. He is discovered hanging from the ceiling by his intestines. In fear that public knowledge of these items would stain The King’s legacy, Ginger Alden covers up the true nature of […]

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1963:

We see the end of a two year legal battle over custody of The Black Crystal Skull when the relic is sequestered from the Smithsonian by the Bloom Estate in early November. The Estate executor, Joey Allen, returns to his home in Dallas, Texas with the artifact. It remains in his home for much of […]

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1959:

While investigating the crash of flight N3794N in February, CAB officials discover the rusted remains of a car, submerged in the frozen waters of a creek outside of Clear Lake, Iowa. Inside the car are two bodies and The Black Crystal Skull. The skull was turned over to the Smithsonian, wherein a small fissure was […]

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1945:

As the war in Europe winds down, President Truman closes the door on the United States government’s involvement in occult matters. Dozens of artifacts are returned to museums and their respective owners. The Black Crystal Skull disappears from an Army depot before the sinister item can find its way back to the Bloom Estate. There […]

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1944:

In an effort to beat the Germans in the race for occult artifacts, the United States government seizes the Black Crystal Skull from the Bloom Estate. Scientists discover radio waves emitting from the skull. This is what they heard…

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