Sixties Shockers: A Critical Filmography of Horror Cinema, 1960-1969

Sixties Shockers: A Critical Filmography of Horror Cinema, 1960-1969

by Mark Clark
     
 

ISBN-10: 0786433817

ISBN-13: 9780786433810

Pub. Date: 07/25/2011

Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers

This comprehensive filmography provides critical analyses and behind-the-scenes stories for 600 horror, science fiction and fantasy films from the 1960s. During those tumultuous years horror cinema flourished, proving as innovative and unpredictable as the decade itself. Representative titles include Night of the Living Dead, The Haunting, Carnival of Souls,

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This comprehensive filmography provides critical analyses and behind-the-scenes stories for 600 horror, science fiction and fantasy films from the 1960s. During those tumultuous years horror cinema flourished, proving as innovative and unpredictable as the decade itself. Representative titles include Night of the Living Dead, The Haunting, Carnival of Souls, Repulsion, The Masque of the Red Death, Targets and The Conqueror Worm. An historical overview chronicles the explosive growth of horror films during this era, as well as the emergence of such dynamic directorial talents as Roman Polanski, George Romero, Francis Ford Coppola and Peter Bogdanovich.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786433810
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
07/25/2011
Pages:
541
Sales rank:
1,127,347
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.30(d)

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