Unfortunate incidents of people having died while watching a severely disturbing horror film are uncommon, but not unheard of. In one such shocking incident in Tiruvannamalai, a 65-year-old man died while watching a late night show of ‘The Conjuring 2’ at Sri Balasubramaniar Cinemas.
The deceased, a native of Andhra Pradesh, was watching the film accompanied by a friend. During the climax, he complained of severe chest pain and fainted.
He was declared dead after being rushed to a nearby government hospital.
Doctors advised the friend, accompanying the deceased, to take the body to the Tiruvannamalai Government Medical College Hospital located on the outskirts of the town for postmortem. But what is even more shocking was that the man disappeared with his friend’s dead body.
An inquiry has been initiated to establish the identity of the deceased.
This incident comes as a wake-up call for horror movie enthusiasts. They’re probably not the best bet as entertainment for those who weak of heart.