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  • In his book, author Bruce F. Kawin "conveys a mature appreciation of horror films along with a comprehensive view of their narrative strategies, their relations to reality and fantasy, and their cinematic power. The volume covers the entire genre, considering every kind of monster in it -- including the human." The book presents information "from the first horror films (1896) to the present, discussing more than 350 movies." (Publisher's note)

publication date

  • January 1, 2012

Date in CU Experts

  • September 30, 2013 1:53 AM

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  • Kawin BF

author count

  • 1

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 10

  • 0857284509

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780857284495