While robbing offices, petty thief Joe Billings discovers a 13th floor and therein the offices of the afterworld. He is let go, because his time has not yet come. Fleeing from the building, Billings is run over by a truck. Now his time has come.
Ulrik the hangman awakes from 300 years of sleep in a sealed castle chamber in Germany. Grave robbers released him and are hanged on the spot. The hangman has vowed to hang 200 people before his soul can find eternal rest. One victim short of his task, Ulrik falls from a tower and hangs himself.
"From the lumber country of Siberia comes the almost unbelievable story of Igor Gola..." While doing his work the lumberjack Gola is crushed by a falling tree. Yet his ghost returns and cheers on his fellow lumberjacks.
Bruce Hengely buys a cursed manor on the Scottish countryside. When a stranger appears, Hengely believes him to be a vampire and kills him. In his bloodlust Hengely recognizes that he himself is the vampire who brought the curse over Glauchen Hill.