• Teen Films
    audience of teenagers in the form of horror / sci-fi appeals to the audience in many ways. Firstly both movies, ‘The blob’ and ‘The Faculty’ both contain teenagers, and their attitudes and values so the teenagers of today can relate to them in someway When you compare two movies and then compare to their respective...
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  • Children and Horror
    I can still recall the first time that I saw a horror film. I was seven years old and the movie was Nightmare on Elm Street’s Freddy Krueger. Freddy is a frightening character in the 1984 film. He is a serial killer who has knives instead of fingernails. The nightmare that haunted me nightly was the...
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  • Women Portrayed in Horror Films
    Horror films have always been more attractive to the male viewer than to the female viewer. Why is that? Usually horror films mainly present the audience with very graphic mutilation and the raping of females, more so than their male counterparts. Horror films have always depicted females as either objects...
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  • Horror
    Shelby Sawtelle October 5th, 2012 Why we crave horror movies?-Stephen King I really enjoyed this passage from Steven King I have read many of his books and also have seen a movie or two of his. I always have found his writing to capture me in and make me fell as I myself am in the story. I found...
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  • Horror Genre Dissertation
    Introduction PG. 4 Discussion - 4. History of the Horror Genre PG. 5 - 9 - 5. Slasher Films and the Gender roles PG. 9 - 13 - 6. Comedy Horror PG. 13 - 16 - 7. Postmodernism and the Horror Film PG. 16 - 18 - 8. Case Study: Scream Vs. Scary Movie...
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  • Essay
    Media Causes Violence Media violence causes actual violence for people. Violence is getting normal and even popular in the news, music, television and movies. Grossman wrote an essay called “We Are Training Our Kids to Kill” where he compares some of the methods used in the military compared with methods...
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  • Essay
    Which film do you like most? I saw Iron Man 3 last night, it is a nice film. I like it. What is your favorite film recently? I don’t have favorite movies in general. However, I enjoy many, especially if they are family friendly. The last movie that I watched would have to be ‘Pi.” I really enjoyed the...
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  • Why Movies Are so Popular
    most young guys I like movies very much. Movies in English are an effective tool for learning English. I remember when I went to New Oriental to study English I always worried about my poor listening skill. Then I accepted a teacher’s advice and started to watch some English movies. I can learn some useful...
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  • STUDY
    Conventions of horror To scare people by basing the fil m on something that would normally cause death This would be the case as people would be normally scared of dying. This would lead to , horror films to make people scared, terrified or even try and make people have nightmares after watching specific...
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  • a road safely speech
    6 Health Benefits of Watching Horror Movies THE MANY BENEFITS OF WATCHING SCARY MOVIES PROVE THE GENRE CAN HAVE A POSITIVE EFFECT. There are people who do not want to watch scary movies. Aside from the fact that they can soil their pants; they don’t want to get scared, period. They just don’t get...
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  • media potrayal
    minds of their audience through movies, games, television series etc really exist? This are the very few questions that we audience have but till this very day the answers to this questions that we seek have not been discovered yet . Horror movies are defined as movies that are usually designed to frighten...
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  • Horror Movies
    Courtney Behrens College Composition I Mrs. Hogg 22 November 2011 Movies are a great way to pass the time. They can cause numerous emotions ranging from happiness to fear. The hard part is deciding what type of movie you want to watch. Some days all you want to do is sit back and watch...
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  • classification essay
    2013 What Makes Movies Great? Movies have been around since humans discovered film cameras. They began as silent films which are movies without speech and a few subtitles. These films then integrated sound and became extremely popular within modern society. In modern times, movies are categorized by...
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  • horror movies
    The horror Frenzy A young boy runs fast through the dark forest, always peeking through his shoulders. He is running too fast, but apparently, the restless murderer following him keeps approaching closer and closer. Suddenly, his foot gets...
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  • Student
    I dislike watching horror movies because they are negative towards people and you have to deal with it mentally. When I was seven, I had a bad experience with a scary movie. My friends forced me to watch Halloween with them on a cold fall night in October. The disturbing image of Mike Myers killing...
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  • Culture in Horror Films
    Culture in Horror Films Final Paper The Atomic Bomb, Mutations, and Aliens in Horror Films Horror films prey upon the mass’s deepest darkest and most vulnerable fears. Horror films can be broken down into an array of subgenres that prey upon different fears of society. From 1945 onward an explosion...
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  • The History of the Horror Genre
    Dark Media: NMDS 5280A Due: December 13th 2012 The History of the Horror Genre The Horror genre can go back as far as the 1890’s. A man named, George Melies, made several short stories based on monsters at this time. The earliest known Horror films were created in the 1900’s by German filmmakers. This era...
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  • The American Gothic’s Horror Facet
    century, the progress of the camera has definitely changed our perception of the American Gothic’s horror facet. In fact, the directors and producers could optimize the lights and sounds of their movies with more ease so they could reflect the author’s main thoughts and ideas. However, it is much harder...
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  • Compare and Contrast Essay
    Compare & Contrast Essay Victoria Riley COMM/155 February 25, 2012 Dr. Jackie E. Smalls Compare & Contrast Essay The zombie apocalypse is coming, The Walking Dead series and Resident Evil movies have played into the public’s fear of turning into the living dead. Over the...
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  • Essays
    afford going to the cinema on a monthly or even weekly basis. Therefore, it is reasonable for more and more movies made every year. According to Theatrical Market Statistic in 2011, the number of movies released in 2011 has increased to 610 compared to 475 in 2002. This also means that audiences have more...
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