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Horror

(2006)
The Complete Guide to the Cinema of Fear
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Packed with photographs of the most terrifying scenes in cinema history, this unique, definitive, comprehensive guide traces the story of horror over the past century, decade-by-decade, and provides a witty and informative critique of more than 250 films, plus the TV series and literature that informed them. With feature spreads on related themes appearing throughout - from vampires, ghosts, and comedy horror, to the occult, giallo, cannibalism, and serial killers - this book offers a superb introduction for beginners as well as something new for the die-hard horror fan. Each section has a detailed introduction looking at the development of the genre, followed by an A-Z review listing of key films, with feature spreads on dominant themes.



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Hardback Editions

October 2006 : UK Hardback
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Title: Horror: The Complete Guide to the Cinema of Fear
Author(s): James Marriott, Kim Newman
ISBN: 0-233-00201-4 / 978-0-233-00201-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Andre Deutsch Ltd
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October 2008 : UK Hardback
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Title: Horror: The Definitive Guide to the Cinema of Fear
Author(s): James Marriott, Kim Newman
ISBN: 1-84732-168-2 / 978-1-84732-168-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Carlton Publishing Group
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Paperback Editions

December 1995 : USA Paperback
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Title: Horror
Author(s): Phil Hardy, Tom Milne, Kim Newman, Paul Willemen
ISBN: 0-87951-624-0 / 978-0-87951-624-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Overlook Pr
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Kindle Editions

September 2013 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Horror: The Definitive Companion to the Most Terrifying Movies Ever Made
Author(s): Kim Newman
Publisher: Carlton
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