Horror Films Virgin Film

The book reveals the inspiration behind each film and examines the choice of director, cast, soundtrack and marketing.

Horror Films   Virgin Film

Horror Films Virgin Film

From the Slick horror of Alien, Scream and The Ring and the cult classics Dracula, Frankenstein and The Mummy to the slasher icons Jason, Freddy and Leatherface, horror just won’t stay dead. The genre has earned its place in the moviegoing psyche, with many of the key films spawning numerous copycats. But what are the 20 most influential horror films of all time? And what made them so important? James Marriott give an incisive account of the definitive works (and the most influential directors) of the genre over the last 80 years – from silent Expressionist classics to Japanese wraiths. The book reveals the inspiration behind each film and examines the choice of director, cast, soundtrack and marketing. Marriott analyzes the critical reception of each film and examines the subsequent impact on the industry and the public worldwide.

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Horror Films - Virgin Film
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: James Marriott
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-31 - Publisher: Random House

From the Slick horror of Alien, Scream and The Ring and the cult classics Dracula, Frankenstein and The Mummy to the slasher icons Jason, Freddy and Leatherface, horror just won’t stay dead. The genre has earned its place in the moviegoing psyche, with many of the key films spawning numerous
Comic Book Movies - Virgin Film
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: David Hughes
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-31 - Publisher: Random House

The superheroes are back! Since the 1970s, the film world has found inspiration in comic books and graphic novels. These days no summer is complete without a major blockbuster movie based on a comic: Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, X-Men, Men in Black, Daredevil, and The Hulk. Modern special effects have made
Animated Films - Virgin Film
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: James Clarke
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-30 - Publisher: Random House

Animation has never been so popular. The best animated films have combined the latest technology with creativity and a flair for storytelling and are adored by both children and adults. With films such as Monsters, Inc., Shrek and Toy Story capturing the imagination of moviegoers and critics, animated film is
Subversive Horror Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jon Towlson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-13 - Publisher: McFarland

Horror cinema flourishes in times of ideological crisis and national trauma—the Great Depression, the Cold War, the Vietnam era, post–9/11—and this critical text argues that a succession of filmmakers working in horror—from James Whale to Jen and Sylvia Soska—have used the genre, and the shock value it affords, to challenge
Virgin Territory
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Tamar Jeffers McDonald
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

A critical and in-depth investigation of how virginity is represented in film.

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