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Hollywood Horror from the Director"s Chair

Six Filmmakers in the Franchise of Fear

by Simon A. Wilkinson

  • 253 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by McFarland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individual film directors, film-makers,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • USA,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Art / Performing Arts,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • History and criticism,
  • Horror films,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11045622M
    ISBN 100786432322
    ISBN 109780786432325

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This work examines the significant effects, good and bad, that the horror franchise genre has had on the careers of several American film directors, including Wes Craven (Nightmare on Elm Street), Don Coscarelli (Phantasm), and Joe Berlinger (Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows).

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