Horror Cinema

March 25, 2012|
Horror Cinema by Steven Jay Schneider
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Film frights: The best scary movies of all time
Horror is both the most perennially popular and geographically diverse of all film genres; arguably, every country that makes movies makes horror movies of one kind or another. Depicting deep-rooted, even archetypal fears, while at the same time exploiting socially and culturally specific anxieties, cinematic horror is at once timeless and utterly of its time and place. This exciting visual history, which includes unique images from the David Del Valle archive, examines the genre in thematic, historical, and aesthetic terms.
The authors: Jonathan Penner has written for movies, television, magazines, and blogs, and has worked extensively as an actor, screenwriter, and producer.  His film credits include the cult classic The Last Supper, the Hamlet-inspired Let the Devil Wear Black and the short film for which he was Oscar-nominated, Down on the Wate...
Title:Horror Cinema
Product dimensions:192 pages, 11.8 X 9.5 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:192 pages, 11.8 X 9.5 X 0.98 in
Published:March 25, 2012
Publisher:Taschen America Llc
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9783836534574

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