Dark Dreams: A Psychological History of the Modern Horror Film

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A. S. Barnes, Jan 1, 1977 - Horror films - 143 pages
Examines the evolution of the horror genre in the 1960s and 1970s and its outstanding themes and images, contending that horror films represent the most accessible expression of our everyday fears. Filmographies

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Why do we like horror films? And why did the horror film resurface so powefully in the sixties? In his study of the evolution of the genre and its themes and iconography, Derry contends that the ... Read full review

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