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British horror cinema

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Horror films -- Great Britain -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Steve Chibnall and Julian Petley.
      SeriesBritish popular cinema
      ContributionsChibnall, Steve., Petley, Julian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 B65 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 242 p. :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3947450M
      ISBN 100415230039, 0415230047
      LC Control Number2001034886

      The British B Film', written by Steve Chibnall and Brian McFarlane and published in , was the culmination of the upsurge of interest in British second features in recent years. With companies like Network on Air, Renown films and Odeon Entertainment scouring the back catalogues of studios such as Merton Park and Butcher's, it has become. By the late s, the Golden Age of British Horror Cinema was long gone. But like all the best monsters, the genre has risen from the grave and in the 21st century is going from strength to strength. Urban Terrors is the first book to fully examine the British horror film revival, documenting and analysing the more than movies that were /5(6).

      With sections on death film, gender transgression film, British horror film, Japanese cult cinema, girl gang movies, adult cinema, drug cinema, psycho and satanic cinema, road movies, cannibal movies and much more, plus interviews with Herschell. The Amicus Anthology is an in-depth look at a body of films which were unique in the annals of fantasy cinema and featured not only the talents of horror icons Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee but those of dozens of the most famous names on the British screen in the s and ’70s. pp plus 8pp in colour.

      Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts This is the essential guide for anyone interested in film. Now in its second edition, the text has been completely revised and expanded to meet the needs of today’s students and film enthusiasts. Some key genres, movements, theories and production terms are explained and analysed with depth and Size: 2MB. FRIGHTMARES: Book Review. Posted on: February 20th, As the author of Frightmares states in the introduction, British horror cinema has been much maligned. Horror is seen as even more of a third class genre than in the United States. There is the expectation that British cinema should be serious high drama. Throwing in the persecution of.


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Contributors explore the contexts in which British horror films have been censored and classified, judged by their critics and consumed by their fans/5(2). British Horror Cinema investigates a wealth of horror filmmaking in Britain, from early chillers like The Ghoul and Dark Eyes of London to acknowledged classics such as Peeping Tom and The Wicker Man.

Contributors explore the contexts in which British horror films have been censored and classified, judged by their critics and consumed by their Edition: 1st Edition. Book Description: Combining industrial research and primary interview material with detailed textual analysis,Contemporary British Horror Cinema looks beyond the dominant paradigms which have explained away British horror in the past, and sheds British horror cinema book on one of the most dynamic and distinctive - yet scarcely talked about - areas of contemporary British film production.

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Representing the progress made in exploring the history of British Cinema, this book provides a definitive account of. Pages in category "British horror films" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) ().

The third edition of "The British Cinema Book" provides a comprehensive introduction to the history, key debates and genres in British cinema, from to the present. Individual articles by leading scholars are grouped in historical and thematic sections, illuminated by in-depth case studies of key films and a wealth of images/5(4).

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