Games of Terror: Halloween, Friday the 13th, and the Films of the Stalker Cycle. Front Cover. Vera Dika. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Jan 1, This is an interesting academic study of slasher films from Halloween to the boom year of It c. Games of Terror has 10 ratings and 2 reviews. Vera Dika. · Rating details · 10 ratings · 2 reviews. A critical study of the low-budget film formula described.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Virgil Vuksic added it Jun 26, This was a decent if limited survey of the sub-genre.
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Poop Frogg 9 hours ago. Joshua Wiles marked it as to-read Jun 25, Andrea marked it as to-read May 05, It reveals the mystery and then the final girl can save herself.
Dika’s scholarship is important for understanding work done vwra her on the sub-genre. Diana marked it as to-read Oct 17, Aurelia Ramona marked it as to-read Oct 20, Kelly added it Oct 20, I found this book at the right time in my life; I really enjoy the dissection of film technique as well as the psychological insights and even the cynical analysis of the Hollywood money machine. Marielle Storheim marked it as to-read Apr 27, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
From Dario Bentley Quick shout out. First, Dika prefers to use the label ga,es film” over slasher or splatter.
It came out inand Vea had this copy for about 15 years. Dvalinn marked it as to-read Jan 12, David Brown marked it as to-read Oct 08, Halloween, Friday the 13th, and the Films of the Stalker Cycle. The heroine of the film will be the one with “sight” to see the killer. Amanda rated it did not like it Jul 09, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Steve Subrizi marked it as to-read Jun 01, Pussycat added it Nov 12, A critical study of the low-budget film formula described og the “stalker” film, popular in the late s and early s. Murray rated it liked it Jun 19, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.