The Evolution of the Slasher Film

In the Beginning There was Hitchcock In my 120 Years of Horror post, a clear path was mapped from the advent of film making to the current milieu dominating the horror genre; the slasher was a late bloomer within this genre. By the 1950s film making was fast moving away from the familiar tropes and... Continue Reading →

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120 Years of Horror

What was the first horror film ever made? Most people would guess Dracula or Nosferatu, maybe even Frankenstein; and those are good guesses for the average Joe. If you were one of those who would have gone with Nosferatu, you would only be about 27 years off. Many film buffs, film scholars and fans would agree that the first horror... Continue Reading →

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