A History of Horror Films: Nightmares in Red, White and Blue

Why is the horror genre such a successful phenomenon? The Howling and Piranha director Joe Dante puts it bluntly: “they’re about how we cope with death.” Nightmares in Red, White and Blue describes how horror has mutated over time, but how it continues to reflect cultural fears and anxieties back to us. Offering a strictlyContinue reading “A History of Horror Films: Nightmares in Red, White and Blue”

Why Horror?

Why Horror? is a feature POV documentary following horror fan and friend Tal Zimerman as he delves into the psychology of this frequently maligned genre. As he puts it on his site, “Horror entertainment instantly attracts or repulses audiences. And yet, it’s a global phenomenon.” It’s a bit like metal in that regard (for anotherContinue reading “Why Horror?”