Nightmare USA

Nightmare USA is the reader's guide to what lies beyond the mainstream of American horror, dispelling the shadows to meet the men and women behind 15 years of screen terror: The Exploitation Independents!

Nightmare USA

From Quentin Tarantino (Kill Bill) to Eli Roth (Hostel), the young guns of modern Hollywood just can't get enough of that exploitation film high. That's because, between 1970 and 1985, American Exploitation movies went berserk. Nightmare USA is the reader's guide to what lies beyond the mainstream of American horror, dispelling the shadows to meet the men and women behind 15 years of screen terror: The Exploitation Independents! Ranging from cult favourites like I Drink Your Blood to stylish mind-benders like Messiah of Evil.

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Nightmare USA
Language: en
Pages: 527
Authors: Stephen Thrower
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Fab Press

From Quentin Tarantino (Kill Bill) to Eli Roth (Hostel), the young guns of modern Hollywood just can't get enough of that exploitation film high. That's because, between 1970 and 1985, American Exploitation movies went berserk. Nightmare USA is the reader's guide to what lies beyond the mainstream of American horror,
Nightmare Movies
Language: en
Pages: 633
Authors: Kim Newman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-18 - Publisher: A&C Black

The classic volume of cult film criticism, now brought completely up-to-date 'Encyclopaedic, insightful, and entertaining - no bookshelf should be without Newman's frighteningly readable Nightmare Movies' Mark Kermode
Film Noir
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Ian Brookes
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

What is film noir? With its archetypal femme fatale and private eye, its darkly-lit scenes and even darker narratives, the answer can seem obvious enough. But as Ian Brookes shows in this new study, the answer is a lot more complex than that. This book is designed to tackle those
Here's Looking at You
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Ernest D. Giglio
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Peter Lang

Now in its third edition, Here's Looking at You: Hollywood, Film and Politics examines the tangled relationship between politics and Hollywood, which manifests itself in celebrity involvement in political campaigns and elections, and in the overt and covert political messages conveyed by Hollywood films. The book's findings contradict the film
New Blood in Contemporary Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Patricia Pisters
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-18 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

The book investigates contemporary women directors who put 'a poetics of horror' to new use in their work, expanding the range of gendered and racialized perspectives in the horror genre.