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Horror, The Film Reader

1st Edition

Edited by Mark Jancovich


208 pages

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Horror, The Film Reader brings together key articles to provide a comprehensive resource for students of horror cinema. Mark Jancovich's introduction traces the development of horror film from The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari to The Blair Witch Project, and outlines the main critical debates. Combining classic and recent articles, each section explores a central issue of horror film, and features an editor's introduction outlining the context of debates.

About the Editor

Mark Jancovich is Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Nottingham.

About the Series

In Focus: Routledge Film Readers

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / Reference
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies