You’ll never feel safe in circus. DmPranksProductions has made 3 movie pranks that show a clown hammering people to death. Black humor? I am very close to my childhood dark feelings.
Although clowns are originally comic performers and characterized to humor and entertain people, this clowns are not friendly at all.
The concept of the evil clown is related to the irrational fear of clowns, known as coulrophobia. The cultural critic Mark Dery has theorized the postmodern archetype of the evil clown in “Cotton Candy Autopsy: Deconstructing Psycho-Killer Clowns.