Shock value: how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood, and invented modern horror

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An enormously entertaining account of the gifted and eccentric directors who gave people the golden age of modern horror in the 1970s, bringing a new brand of politics and gritty realism to the genre.
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9781452622699
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subject_facet Horror films -- United States -- History and criticism, PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
table_of_contents The Devil's advocate -- The problem with Psycho -- Blood brothers -- Assaulting the audience -- Shock or awe -- The monster problem -- The dance of death -- He likes to watch -- The thing in-between -- Stomaching it -- The fear sickness.
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title Shock value : how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood, and invented modern horror
title_display Shock value : how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood, and invented modern horror
title_full Shock value : how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood, and invented modern horror / Jason Zinoman, Shock value : how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood, and invented modern horror [electronic resource] Zinoman, Jason.
title_short Shock value :
title_sort shock value how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered hollywood, and invented modern horror
title_sub how a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood, and invented modern horror
topic Horror films United States History and criticism, PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
topic_facet History and criticism, Horror films