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Horror Films of the 1970s
Language: en
Pages: 684
Authors: John Kenneth Muir
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-22 - Publisher: McFarland

The seventies were a decade of groundbreaking horror films: The Exorcist, Carrie, and Halloween were three. This detailed filmography covers these and 225 more.
Necronomicon Presents Shocking Cinema of the Seventies
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Xavier Mendik
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Noir Publishing

Focusing on horror, disaster, blaxploitation and kung-fu films, this book concentrates on the 1970s. In a series of articles, leading critics and scholars consi
Horror Films FAQ
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: John Kenneth Muir
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

HORROR FILMS FAQ:ALL THAT'S LEFT TO KNOW ABOUT SLASHERS VAMPIRES ZOMBIES ALIENS AND
The Violent Woman
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Hilary Neroni
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-16 - Publisher: State University of New York Press

Looks at how violent women characters disrupt cinematic narrative and challenge cultural ideals.
Horror Films of the 1990s
Language: en
Pages: 714
Authors: John Kenneth Muir
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-06 - Publisher: McFarland

This filmography covers more than 300 horror films released from 1990 through 1999. The horror genre's trends and cliches are connected to social and cultural p
Seventies British Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Robert Shail
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Seventies British Cinema provides a comprehensive re-evaluation of British film in the 1970s. The decade has long been written off in critical discussions as a
Vampire Films of the 1970s
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Gary A. Smith
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-06 - Publisher: McFarland

The 1970s were turbulent times and the films made then reflected the fact. Vampire movies—always a cinema staple—were no exception. Spurred by the worldwide
Japanese Horror Films and their American Remakes
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Valerie Wee
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-23 - Publisher: Routledge

The Ring (2002)—Hollywood’s remake of the Japanese cult success Ringu (1998)—marked the beginning of a significant trend in the late 1990s and early 2000s
Projected Fears: Horror Films and American Culture
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Kendall R. Phillips
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-04-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Movie audiences seem drawn, almost compelled, toward tales of the horrific and the repulsive. Partly because horror continues to evolve radically—every time t
The Pleasure and Pain of Cult Horror Films
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Bartłomiej Paszylk
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-08 - Publisher: McFarland

The horror genre harbors a number of films too bold or bizarre to succeed with mainstream audiences, but offering unique, startling and often groundbreaking qua