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The Final Girl in Horror
My second look into the final girl in the horror genre; also looking at how blondes are treated in horror compared to brunettes, in films such as Halloween and Scream.
The Final Girl in Horror Film
The Final Girl is basically the surviving girl, or woman, in a slasher or horror movie. This can say a lot from a feminist’s point of view about not only what does the final girl portray? But also, what does the male audience take away from watching these films and identifying with these heroines?
Saw Film Franchise
A look at the Saw movie franchise and the original film which started it all.
Eden Lake review
A review of the terrifying and disturbing thriller/horror, ‘Eden Lake’, which stars Kelly Reilly and Michael Fassbender as a young couple being hunted down by a gang of evil youths in the woods, in director, James Watkins, U.K hoodie horror.
The Stepfather review
A review of the recent horror/thriller starring Dylan Walsh as the stepfather from hell, who Penn Badgley & Amber Heard discover is hiding a secret history and a psychotic attitude.
Sorority Row review
A review of the recent slasher horror, 'Sorority Row.' A group of girls who cover up a murder get stalked by a killer with a grudge eight months later.
Slasher Movie Rules
A look at what makes a slasher movie a slasher movie, as a sub-genre of the horror film. There are many well known slasher movies such as Carpenter's 'Halloween' and 'Friday the 13th', but what sets the slasher movies apart & who are the best killers and heroines?
Why do people watch horror?
Having been asked many times what sort of individual watches horror in a derogatory tone, I take a look into some of the reasons many fans watch horror movies, both on a psychological level and visceral level. Not to mention just for the thrill of being scared.
Murder by Numbers Review
Review of this fantastic thriller starring Sandra Bullock as a Detective trying to track down to genius killers played by Ryan Gosling and Michael Pitt. Based on the infamous Leopold and Loeb murderers.
Haunted House Movies
Haunted houses have been in horror since horror began; here, I take a look at some of the best throughout the years, and there have been a lot of brilliant ones. See if your favorite is here...
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