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7 edition of Slasher Movies found in the catalog.

Slasher Movies

by Mark Whitehead

  • 40 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Pocket Essentials .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Films, cinema,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Reference,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • HORROR FILMS,
  • HORROR FILMS_HISTORY AND CRITICISM,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • General,
  • Film & Video - General

  • Edition Notes

    Pocket Essentials (Trafalgar)

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8766581M
    ISBN 101903047277
    ISBN 109781903047279

    The slasher film is most popular and prevalent of all horror subgenres. Here’s a guide to the most influential slasher films of all time, including Psycho, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Author: Meagan Navarro. Slasher is the social network for horror! For the first time, you can experience horror on a social platform the way it is meant to be enjoyed. As a creator in the horror community, your vision can be presented as you intended. Slasher is R rated (ages 18+) and not censored like mainstream social neworks. Available now in the U.S. and Canada.

    In the early ‘80s, Sam Raimi, Bruce Campbell, and a few friends took around $k into the woods and returned with a genre classic, a movie that would produce sequels, a TV series, a comic book.   READING “The Slasher Movie Book” is like paging through a s yearbook from a high school for maniacs. Look how young Michael and Jason look! Oh, and there’s Freddy in Author: Erik Piepenburg.

      10 Best Horror Movies Based On Books, Ranked. Some of the greatest horror movies ever made were books long before they were films, and these are the 10 Author: Anthony Fertino. Stephen King books have long been a common source of horror films – and have spawned some of the most enduring hits in the genre. This film by Andy Muschietti, which was followed by a.


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Slasher Movies by Mark Whitehead Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Slasher Movie Book details the subgenre’s surprising beginnings, revels in its g(l)ory days, and discusses its recent resurgence. Packed with reviews of the best (and worst) slasher movies and illustrated with an extensive collection of distinctive and often graphic color poster artwork from around the world, this book also looks at the political, cultural, and social influences on the slasher movie 4/5(22).

Product details Series: Mammoth Paperback: pages Publisher: Running Press Adult; 1 edition (Octo ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: 5 x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates Slasher Movies book policies) Customer Reviews: /5(15).

It just so happens that one of the most iconic slasher films is based on a book. And while there are some changes from the book to the movie, the basic premise remains the same. Lois Duncan’s young adult thriller follows the lives of four high-school students who accidently hit and kill a man while driving home from a party one : Sarah Mangiola.

The Slasher Movie Book is a great place to get your fix on this particular corner of the horror genre. I’m a massive horror movie fan (obviously), and not only do I relish the great scares that.

The Slasher Movie Book’s biggest selling point is the dozens of international images Kerswell has compiled, movie art and lobby cards from the U.S. and beyond.

In Author: Ryan Daley. Books shelved as slasher: There's Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins, Final Girls by Riley Sager, Escape From Happydale by Jack Quaid, Hallow. The slasher movie is the most reviled but successful of horror s subgenres.

Taking its cue from Hitchcock, grind-house movies, and the gory Italian giallo thrillers of the s, slasher movies brought a new high in cinematic violence and suspense to mainstream six bloody years ( ) the golden age of slashers cinema screens and video stores were stalked by homicidal maniacs /5(19).

The best slasher horror movies of the s, s and s – in chronological order. See also: 50 Best Horror Movies of the 21st Century Top Horror Episodes Top Horror Series/Mini-Series Top s Horror Movies Top s Horror Movies Top s Horror Movies Top Action Horror Movies Top Creature/Mutant Horror Movies Top Crime Horror Movies Top Drama Horror Movies Top Fantasy Horror Movies.

Films based on American horror novels‎ (1 C, P) B Films based on British horror novels‎ (4 C, 4 P) P Films based on The Picture of Dorian Gray‎ (15 P) Pages in category "Films based on horror novels" The following pages are in this category, out of total.

This list may not reflect recent changes. 0–9. 7 Days (film). -Slasher films can be split into two distinct sub-types: one type in which the killer's identity is known from the outset and he is shown overtly (albeit sometimes in a mask), and one in which the killer's identity is not known and which employ a whodunnit angle, often with a twist at the end.

Slasher fans rejoice, old school horror is back. UNDER THE BLADE by Matt Serafini – Serafini is a writer whose work should be widely read. Everything I’ve read from Matt, I’ve thoroughly enjoyed. The new edition for this book just dropped a couple weeks ago via Black T-Shirt Books, and it.

It's been surprisingly difficult for me to find books that are similar in style and plot to slasher movies. The closest I've found was "Apeshit" by Carlton Mellick III, which I greatly enjoyed, even though I'm not that big a fan of the supernatural elements that seemed to show up out of nowhere.

A slasher film is a subgenre of horror films involving a killer murdering a group of people, usually by use of bladed tools. Although the term "slasher" is sometimes used informally as a generic term for any horror film involving murder, film analysts cite an established set of characteristics which set slasher films apart from other horror subgenres, such as splatter films and psychological.

The slasher movie is the most reviled but successful of horror’s subgenres. Taking its cue from Hitchcock, grind-house movies, and the gory Italian giallo thrillers of the s, slasher movies brought a new high in cinematic violence and suspense to mainstream cinema.

For six bloody years (–)—the “golden age” of slashers—cinema screens and video stores were stalked by. The Greats. While prior films (such as Psycho and the works of Dario Argento) laid the groundwork for the genre, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre () is often credited as being the first "real" slasher flick.

While it holds up surprisingly well, nearly all of the actual violence is implied or offscreen, which may disappoint modern sequels all amped up the gore factor, although.

21 Scary Books That Are More Terrifying Than Any Horror Movie. you should know that I am not the kind of person who thinks that horror movies and books should only be read in the fall.

The slasher movie book. [J A Kerswell] -- "The slasher movie is the most reviled but successful of horrors sub genres. Taking its cue from Hitchcock, grind-house movies, and the gory Italian giallo thrillers of the s, slasher movies.

Home invasion movies are not automatically slasher movies. Many home invasion movies, such as The Strangers or Hush, share common elements with the slasher killers in both films wear.

Booh - Horror Movies brings you the ultimate collection of Full Length Horror Movies. We love to scare you and offer a huge selection of classics, new releas. The Hills Have Eyes is less slasher and more horror, but I’m still including it based on sheer grossness.

P.S. Wes Craven, who directed this delightful tale. The Mammoth Book of Slasher Movies: An A–Z Guide to More Than 60 Years of Blood and Guts (Paperback). This list is perfect for horror movie buffs looking for a great read in the spooky season. The 13 movies and books on the list below might not be the scariest ever written, but they're sure to.

The major difference, though, is the movie is basically a slasher flick and the book is most definitely not. In the movie, the four teens are haunted by the fisherman, who did not die in the.