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Horror Film : A Critical Introduction - (Film Genres) by Murray Leeder (Hardcover)

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Throughout the history of cinema, horror has proven to be a genre of consistent popularity, which adapts to different cultural contexts while retaining a recognizable core. Horror Film: A Critical Introduction, the newest in Bloomsbury's Film Genre series, balances the discussions of horror's history, theory, and aesthetics as no introductory book ever has. Featuring studies of films both obscure and famous, Horror Film is international in its scope and chronicles horror from its silent roots until today. As a straightforward and convenient critical introduction to the history and key academic approaches, this bookis accessible to the beginner but still of interest to the expert.
Number of Pages: 276
Genre: Performing Arts
Series Title: Film Genres
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Murray Leeder
Language: English
Street Date: January 25, 2018
TCIN: 51758109
UPC: 9781501314421
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-0141
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