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Monstrous Adaptations: Generic and Thematic Mutations in Horror Film
by Richard J. Hand , Jay McRoy , Mikel J. Koven , Brad O'Brien , Reynold Humphries , Ruth Goldberg , Linnie Blake , Guy Crucianelli , more…Julian Petley , Brigid Cherry , Steffen Hantke , Andy W. Smith , Marianne Shaneen , I.Q. Hunter , Murray Pomerance …less
The fifteen groundbreaking essays contained in this book address the concept of adaptation in relation to horror cinema. Adaptation is not only a key cultural practice and strategy for filmmakers, but it is also a theme of major importance within horror cinema as a whole. Horror film's history is full of adaptations that have drawn from fiction or folklore, or that have as ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published November 15th 2007 by Manchester University Press
(first published October 16th 2007)
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