Running With Scissors includes "Saga Begins", a retelling of Star Wars: Episode I to the tune of Don McLean's "American Pie" and "Pretty Fly for a Rabbi", a parody of "Pretty Fly for a White Guy" from The Offspring.
Nosferatu was released in 1922; the estate of Bram Stoker in the person of his widow sued to have names and locations changed in this movie, but it is otherwise a fairly faithful retelling of his story.
You can print, and in some cases get audio recordings, of the stories, but best results always come from memorizing and retelling the stories with proper intonation for maximum dramatic effect.
Oddly, a movie that might be considered a 'cheap knockoff' of King Kong actually is a better retelling of the 'giant ape loose in civilization' story.
Chances are, the story of the Amityville Horror has some elements of truth that have been embellished in the retelling over the years.
Some children will enjoy retelling the story afterward using the craft object that they made as a prop in their explanation.
An urban legend (or myth) is an apocryphal story that is spread by the retelling from one person to another person.
The general reader will find Gaston Paris's study of the legend in Poemes et legendes du moyen age most interesting; also Joseph Bedier's popular retelling of the tale Tristan et Iseult.
He asked about mutual acquaintances, and she became still more animated and chattered away giving him greetings from various people and retelling the town gossip.
When her vocal organs needed exercise, which was usually toward seven o'clock when she had had an after-dinner rest in a darkened room, the pretext would be the retelling of the same stories over and over again to the same audience.