Horror Films of the 1970s

Horror Films of the 1970s

John Kenneth Muir


The seventies have been a decade of groundbreaking horror motion pictures: The Exorcist, Carrie, and Halloween have been 3. This designated filmography covers those and 173 extra. part One presents an advent and a quick historical past of the last decade. part proceeds chronologically (from 1970) via 12 months of U.S. free up with an access for every movie. each one access comprises: serious Reception (sampling either '70s and later reviews), forged and credit, Filmmaker's remark (quoting someone pertinent to that film's production), Synopsis (summarizing the film's story), observation (analyzing the movie from Muir's perspective), Legacy (noting the rank of particularly important '70s movies within the horror pantheon of a long time following). part 3 features a end and those 5 appendices: horror movie cliches of the Seventies, usually showing performers, memorable motion picture advertisements, instructed motion pictures that illustrate how Nineteen Seventies horror motion pictures proceed to affect the undefined, and the 15 most sensible style motion pictures of the last decade as selected through Muir.

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