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Don't Go in the Woods

Don’t Go in the Woods introduces itself via a Teddy Bears’ Picnic musical retread, but instead, we get a lyrical switcheroo to “don’t go out in the woods tonight, you probably will be killed…” 425 more words

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The Slasher: Evolution

by KJ Ross-Wilcox

From the Greek tales of the minotaur and the cyclops to Bram Stoker’s Dracula, the horror genre has a rich history. For a century, one of the most common ways that horror has manifested itself is on film. 1,337 more words

Monsters

Slasher vs. Dogs

Me:*watches slasher movie*

Teens get slaughtered, killer goes onto sequels to more horrific murderous rampages.

*blames teens for being idiots, goes to sleep peacefully*
Me: … 32 more words

Book Review: Slasher Films

Slasher Films: An International Filmography, 1960 Through 2001
By Kent Byron Armstrong
Published by McFarland, 2009. 376 pages.

Spoilers, spoilers, spoilers.

I have to say one of the key elements in many slasher films is the mystery of who the killer is. 474 more words

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Review: Final Girls by Riley Sager

Genre: Thriller

A sinister thriller, full of twists and turns. 

Quincy, Lisa and Samantha have never met, but they share a terrible history: they’re all Final Girls. 828 more words

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Paramount's Friday the 13th reboot canceled just six weeks before principal photography

Paramount Pictures has put the axe to its latest installment in the Friday the 13th franchise. The shocking news comes as production company Platinum Dunes and… 212 more words

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Definitions

Not too long ago I tried to concoct some sort of a theory that horror wasn’t really much more than a sub-genre of fantasy, but soon found I had rather a flimsy argument. 390 more words

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