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Horror and the horror film, Bruce F. Kawin

Label
Horror and the horror film
Title
Horror and the horror film
Statement of responsibility
Bruce F. Kawin
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Horror and the Horror Film' is a vivid, compelling, insightful and well-written study of the horror film and its subgenres from 1896 to the present, concentrating on the nature of horror in reality and on film
Member of
Cataloging source
U3G
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1945-
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Kawin, Bruce F.
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.H6
LC item number
K39 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR
Series statement
New perspectives on world cinema
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  • Horror films
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Horror films
  • Horrorfilm
Label
Horror and the horror film, Bruce F. Kawin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Matter; Half Title Page; Series Page; Main Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Epigraph; Contents; Preface; List of Figures; Main Matter; Part I APPROACHING THE GENRE; 1HORROR; Overview; Origins; Defining Horror; Taking It All In; Spectacle and Suggestion; Nightmares and Forbidden Texts; Real and Imagined Horror; Endings; Recurring Elements; Beauty; Reflexivity; Appeal; Frames and Windows; 2 THE MONSTER AT THE BEDROOM WINDOW; Tarantula; The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari; Nosferatu; Frankenstein; King Kong; The Mummy's Tomb and Others; Back to the Tarantula; 3 FEAR IN A FRAME; Dreams and Reflexivity in Vampyr; Narrative Structure in Dead of Night; The Unfilmable in Peeping Tom; The Mummy's Tale; Categories; Part IISUBGENRES: THE BOOK OF MONSTERS; 4 MONSTERS; Transforming Monsters: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The Thing; Constructed Monsters: Frankenstein; Composite Monsters: Island of Lost Souls and The Fly; Giants: King Kong and Them!; Little People: The Devil-Doll; Animals: Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Birds and Jurassic Park; Body Parts: The Beast with Five Fingers; Monsters from Outer Space: The Thing From Another World and Alien; Monsters from the Lab: "You Made Us Things!; "Monsters from Underwater: It Came from Beneath the Sea; Plants: Invasion of the Body Snatchers; Minerals: The Monolith Monsters; Amorphous Monsters: The Blob; Child Monsters: It's Alive, The Brood and The Funhouse; Parasites: Shivers; Machines: The Car; Monsters from Underground: The Descent; 5 SUPERNATURAL MONSTERS; Demons and the Devil: Faust and The Evil Dead; Doubles: The Student of Prague; Vampires: Nosferatu and Dracula; Witches: Häxan and Suspiria; Ghosts: The Uninvited and Ringu; Zombies: White Zombie and Night of the Living Dead; Mummies: The Mummy's Ghost; Others Back from the Dead: The Walking Dead; Werewolves and Other Shape-Shifters: The Wolf Man and Cat People; Legendary Figures: Candyman; Nameless Forces: Final Destination; Immortal Slashers: Michael, Jason and Freddy; 6 HUMANS; Mad Scientists and Doctors: Caligari and Mad Love; Romantics: The Phantom of the Opera; Human Anomalies: Freaks; Artists: Mystery of the Wax Museum and In the Mouth of Madness; Believers: The Black Cat, Blood Feast and The Wicker Man; Sadists and Torturers: The Raven, Salò and Hostel; Ghouls: The Body Snatcher and Ed Gein; Mad Killers: Psycho and Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer; Families: The Last House on the Left and The Texas Chain Saw Massacre; Psychics and Telekinetics: Carrie and Scanners; The Infected: Rabid and 28 Days Later; Cannibals: Eaten Alive! and Cannibal Holocaust; Slashers: Scream; Part III RELATED GENRES; 7 HORROR COMEDY; Monster Comedies: Young Frankenstein; Supernatural Comedies: The Return of the Living Dead; Human Comedies: Arsenic and Old Lace; 8 HORROR DOCUMENTARY; Death on Camera; Autopsy: The Act of Seeing With One's Own Eyes; Looking at Horror; End Matter; Notes; Films Cited
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857284556
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613807977
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906211563
  • (OCoLC)ocn906211563
Label
Horror and the horror film, Bruce F. Kawin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Matter; Half Title Page; Series Page; Main Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Epigraph; Contents; Preface; List of Figures; Main Matter; Part I APPROACHING THE GENRE; 1HORROR; Overview; Origins; Defining Horror; Taking It All In; Spectacle and Suggestion; Nightmares and Forbidden Texts; Real and Imagined Horror; Endings; Recurring Elements; Beauty; Reflexivity; Appeal; Frames and Windows; 2 THE MONSTER AT THE BEDROOM WINDOW; Tarantula; The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari; Nosferatu; Frankenstein; King Kong; The Mummy's Tomb and Others; Back to the Tarantula; 3 FEAR IN A FRAME; Dreams and Reflexivity in Vampyr; Narrative Structure in Dead of Night; The Unfilmable in Peeping Tom; The Mummy's Tale; Categories; Part IISUBGENRES: THE BOOK OF MONSTERS; 4 MONSTERS; Transforming Monsters: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The Thing; Constructed Monsters: Frankenstein; Composite Monsters: Island of Lost Souls and The Fly; Giants: King Kong and Them!; Little People: The Devil-Doll; Animals: Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Birds and Jurassic Park; Body Parts: The Beast with Five Fingers; Monsters from Outer Space: The Thing From Another World and Alien; Monsters from the Lab: "You Made Us Things!; "Monsters from Underwater: It Came from Beneath the Sea; Plants: Invasion of the Body Snatchers; Minerals: The Monolith Monsters; Amorphous Monsters: The Blob; Child Monsters: It's Alive, The Brood and The Funhouse; Parasites: Shivers; Machines: The Car; Monsters from Underground: The Descent; 5 SUPERNATURAL MONSTERS; Demons and the Devil: Faust and The Evil Dead; Doubles: The Student of Prague; Vampires: Nosferatu and Dracula; Witches: Häxan and Suspiria; Ghosts: The Uninvited and Ringu; Zombies: White Zombie and Night of the Living Dead; Mummies: The Mummy's Ghost; Others Back from the Dead: The Walking Dead; Werewolves and Other Shape-Shifters: The Wolf Man and Cat People; Legendary Figures: Candyman; Nameless Forces: Final Destination; Immortal Slashers: Michael, Jason and Freddy; 6 HUMANS; Mad Scientists and Doctors: Caligari and Mad Love; Romantics: The Phantom of the Opera; Human Anomalies: Freaks; Artists: Mystery of the Wax Museum and In the Mouth of Madness; Believers: The Black Cat, Blood Feast and The Wicker Man; Sadists and Torturers: The Raven, Salò and Hostel; Ghouls: The Body Snatcher and Ed Gein; Mad Killers: Psycho and Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer; Families: The Last House on the Left and The Texas Chain Saw Massacre; Psychics and Telekinetics: Carrie and Scanners; The Infected: Rabid and 28 Days Later; Cannibals: Eaten Alive! and Cannibal Holocaust; Slashers: Scream; Part III RELATED GENRES; 7 HORROR COMEDY; Monster Comedies: Young Frankenstein; Supernatural Comedies: The Return of the Living Dead; Human Comedies: Arsenic and Old Lace; 8 HORROR DOCUMENTARY; Death on Camera; Autopsy: The Act of Seeing With One's Own Eyes; Looking at Horror; End Matter; Notes; Films Cited
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857284556
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613807977
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906211563
  • (OCoLC)ocn906211563

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