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Adam Rockoff ¶ 9 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 to 1986 ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub John Carpenter's Halloween released on October 25 1978 marked the beginning of the horror film's most colorful controversial and successful offshoot the slasher film Loved by fans and reviled by critics for its iconic psychopaths gory special effects brainless teenagers in peril and than a bit of soft core sex the slasher film secured its legacy as a cultural phenomenon and continues to be popular today This work traces the evolution of the slasher film from 1978 when it was a fledgling genre through the earl. The Prologue in which a younger version of our heroine is introduced I was around 10 years old and sound asleep in my bedroom when I was introduced to the slasher film My mom who had just seen Halloween on HBO somewhere came home and woke me up to tell me about it I sat on the edge of my bed riveted to the story of the unstoppable Michael Myers chasing Jamie Lee Curtis through assorted suburban streets and bedrooms At that moment an obsession was born As I begged to go see a succession of increasingly crappier slasher fare Sleepaway Camp Curtains Humongous Friday the 1 The Ophiuchi Hotline psychopaths gory special effects brainless teenagers in The Person Readings in Human Nature peril and than a bit of soft core sex the slasher film secured its legacy as a cultural The Deltoid Pumpkin Seed phenomenon and continues to be L'Armée du Salut popular today This work traces the evolution of the slasher film from 1978 when it was a fledgling genre through the earl. The Prologue in which a younger version of our heroine is introduced I was around 10 years old and sound asleep in my bedroom when I was introduced to the slasher film My mom who had just seen Halloween on HBO somewhere came home and woke me up to tell me about it I sat on the edge of my bed riveted to the story of the unstoppable Michael Myers chasing Jamie Lee Curtis through assorted suburban streets and bedrooms At that moment an obsession was born As I begged to go see a succession of increasingly crappier slasher fare Sleepaway Camp Curtains Humongous Friday the 1

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Adam Rockoff ¶ 9 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 to 1986 ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub He significant date or setting and the point of view of the killer The chapters that follow are devoted to the years 1978 through 1986 and analyze significant films from each year The Toolbox Murders When a Stranger Calls the Friday the 13th movies My Bloody Valentine The Slumber Party Massacre Psycho II and April Fool's Day are among those analyzed The late 90s resurrection of slasher films as seen in Scream and I Know What You Did Last Summer is also explored as well as the future direction of slasher films. The full title of Adam Rockoff s investigation into horror is Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 1986 yet this isn t entirely accurate His manuscript goes well past the mid 80 s touching on the 90 s revival of the slasher genre with entries on the likes of Scream I Know What You Did Last Summer and Urban Legend along with their seuels But you know what I m not going to hold an inaccurate subtitle against him How could I when I had so much fun reading this investigation into the history of such a beloved sub genre of Horror cinemaRockoff s first The Boy Who Married an Eagle Myths and Stories About Male Individuation point of view of the killer The chapters that follow are devoted to the years 1978 through 1986 and analyze significant films from each year The Toolbox Murders When a Stranger Calls the Friday the 13th movies My Bloody Valentine The Slumber Party Massacre Psycho II and April Fool's Day are among those analyzed The late 90s resurrection of slasher films as seen in Scream and I Know What You Did Last Summer is also explored as well as the future direction of slasher films. The full title of Adam Rockoff s investigation into horror is Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 1986 yet this isn t entirely accurate His manuscript goes well From Apple Trees to Cider Please past the mid 80 s touching on the 90 s revival of the slasher genre with entries on the likes of Scream I Know What You Did Last Summer and Urban Legend along with their seuels But you know what I m not going to hold an inaccurate subtitle against him How could I when I had so much fun reading this investigation into the history of such a beloved sub genre of Horror cinemaRockoff s first

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Adam Rockoff ¶ 9 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 to 1986 ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Y 1980s when it was one of the most profitable and prolific genres in Hollywood on to its decline in popularity around 1986 An introduction provides a brief history of the Grand Guignol the pre cinema forerunner of the slasher film films such as Psycho and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and cinematic trends that gave rise to the slasher film Also explained are the slasher film's characteristics conventions and cinematic devices such as the final girl the omnipotent killer the relationship between sex and death t. Informative and covers than just the basic mainstream slashers My only gripe is that we have differing opinions on a few films The Ophiuchi Hotline profitable and The Person Readings in Human Nature prolific genres in Hollywood on to its decline in The Deltoid Pumpkin Seed popularity around 1986 An introduction L'Armée du Salut provides a brief history of the Grand Guignol the Desolation Angels The Big Empty #3 pre cinema forerunner of the slasher film films such as Psycho and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and cinematic trends that gave rise to the slasher film Also explained are the slasher film's characteristics conventions and cinematic devices such as the final girl the omnipotent killer the relationship between sex and death t. Informative and covers than just the basic mainstream slashers My only gripe is that we have differing opinions on a few films


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    EBOOK Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 to 1986 FREE DOWNLOAD ê E-book, or Kindle E-pub ¶ Adam Rockoff Adam Rockoff ¶ 9 CHARACTERS I love slasher movies; even though they're easily predictable and follow a basic formula there's always a nostalgic and addictive uality in the characters scenery and soundtracks that keeps me watching the ones from the 20th century My favorite is a Nova Scotia filmed 1980's slasher called My Bloody Valentine This book is really great for any horror movie fan or enthusiast It offers loads on info references to

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  • Hardcover
  • 223
  • Going to Pieces The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film 1978 to 1986
  • Adam Rockoff
  • English
  • 03 December 2020
  • 9780786412273