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Slasher Films: An International Filmography, 1960 Through 2001

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The slasher film genre got its start in the early 1960s when acclaimed filmmakers such as Alfred Hitchock and Michael Powell made provocative mainstream film such as Psycho and Peeping Tom, but it is most associated with the late 1970s and the releases of Halloween and Friday the 13th. They have been frightening and thrilling audiences ever since with their bloody scenes ...more
Hardcover, 366 pages
Published July 1st 2003 by McFarland & Company
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Toxic Graveyard
Mar 11, 2016 Toxic Graveyard rated it it was ok
Slasher films are as integral to the history of horror as peanut butter is on a PB & J. As horror fans we've all seen a boat load and would probably watch a tanker full. They are a bridge that leads from gialli and nasty drive-in fare to the supernatural special effects spectaculars that dominated the mid to late 80's. Slasher Films is a reference guide that hopes to inform us horror addicts on all the slasher films ever made between 1960-2001.

The book covers over 250 films and is pretty exh
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