Contemporary British Horror Cinema

Contemporary British Horror Cinema Industry, Genre and Society

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Synopsis

Combining industrial research and primary interview material with detailed textual analysis, Contemporary British Horror Cinema looks beyond the dominant paradigms which have explained away British horror in the past, and sheds light on one of the most dynamic and distinctive - yet scarcely talked about - areas of contemporary British film production. Considering high-profile theatrical releases, including The Descent, Shaun of the Dead and The Woman in Black, as well as more obscure films such as The Devil's Chair, Resurrecting the Street Walker and Cherry Tree Lane, Contemporary British Horror Cinema provides a thorough examination of British horror film production in the twenty-first century.

Book information

ISBN: 9781474429399
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Pub date:
DEWEY: 791.4361640941
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: vii, 176
Weight: 292g
Height: 449mm
Width: 241mm
Spine width: 18mm