A report on Horror film

Max Schreck as Count Orlok in the 1922 film Nosferatu. Critic and historian Kim Newman declared it as a film that set the template for the horror film.
Depiction of the usage of mirrors in horror films.
Bela Lugosi in Dracula (1931), a film noted as inspiring a wave of subsequent American horror films in the 1930s.
George A. Romero's Night of the Living Dead (1968) led to what Newman described as a "slow burning influence" in independent and thoughtful horror films in the 1970s.
Some cast and crew members of The Blair Witch Project (1999), one of the highest grossing horror films of the 1990s.
Park Chan-wook, the director of Thirst (2009), one of the many varied Korean horror films from the early 21st century.
French director Julia Ducournau (centre) won the Palme d'Or for horror film Titane. She is pictured with actors Agathe Rousselle and Vincent Lindon, who star in the film, at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival.
Jörg Buttgereit in 2015. Buttgereit was described by Kai-Uwe Werbeck as "arguably the most visible German horror director of the 1980s and early 1990s"
Still from Dario Argento's Suspiria (1977). Curti described the film as developing an "artistic rebirth" and "irrational dimension" to the Italian gothic from its "set pieces to the color and the music."
Filmmaker and composer John Carpenter, who has directed and scored numerous horror films, performing in 2016.
Cannibal Holocaust (1980) uses a found footage style.
Still of Madhubala in Mahal (1949), considered one of the first Indian horror films.

Film genre that seeks to elicit fear or disgust in its audience for entertainment purposes.

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Max Schreck as Count Orlok in the 1922 film Nosferatu. Critic and historian Kim Newman declared it as a film that set the template for the horror film.

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Krasue, a ghost in Thai folklore, has been featured in several Thai horror films, such as Demonic Beauty (2002), Krasue Valentine (2006) and Inhuman Kiss (2019).

Thai horror

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Krasue, a ghost in Thai folklore, has been featured in several Thai horror films, such as Demonic Beauty (2002), Krasue Valentine (2006) and Inhuman Kiss (2019).

Thai horror refers to horror films produced in the Thai film industry.

Theatrical release poster by Karoly Grosz

Dracula's Daughter

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Theatrical release poster by Karoly Grosz
Edward Van Sloan as Von Helsing
Gloria Holden
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"Save the women of London from Dracula's Daughter!" Countess Zaleska seduces Lili.
Nan Grey

Dracula's Daughter is a 1936 American vampire horror film produced by Universal Pictures as a sequel to the 1931 film Dracula.

The Student of Prague (1913 film)

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The Student of Prague (Der Student von Prag, also known as A Bargain with Satan) is a 1913 German silent horror film.

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The Devil Bat

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Bela Lugosi as Dr. Paul Carruthers, the mad scientist protagonist of the poverty row horror film The Devil Bat (1940).
Lugosi in The Devil Bat
The "devil bat" in Dr. Carruthers's laboratory

The Devil Bat is a 1940 black-and-white American horror/howcatchem film produced by Producers Releasing Corporation (PRC) and directed by Jean Yarborough.

The creatures from the first three films (Christopher Lee, Michael Gwynn and Kiwi Kingston)

Frankenstein (Hammer film series)

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The creatures from the first three films (Christopher Lee, Michael Gwynn and Kiwi Kingston)

Frankenstein is the title of several horror-adventure films loosely based on the 1818 novel Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley, centered on Baron Victor Frankenstein, who experiments in creating a creature beyond human.

Hooper in September 2014

Tobe Hooper

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Hooper in September 2014

Willard Tobe Hooper (January 25, 1943 – August 26, 2017) was an American director, screenwriter, and producer best known for his work in the horror genre.

New French Extremity

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Term coined by Artforum critic James Quandt for a collection of transgressive films by French directors at the turn of the 21st century.

Term coined by Artforum critic James Quandt for a collection of transgressive films by French directors at the turn of the 21st century.

The New French Extremity movement has roots in art house and horror cinema.

Cronenberg at the 2012 Genie Awards

David Cronenberg

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Canadian film director, screenwriter, and actor.

Canadian film director, screenwriter, and actor.

Cronenberg at the 2012 Genie Awards
Cronenberg at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival

Cronenberg is best known for exploring these themes through sci-fi horror films such as Shivers (1975), Scanners (1981), Videodrome (1983) and The Fly (1986), though he has also directed dramas, psychological thrillers and gangster films.

Lewis at the Florida Supercon in 2010

Herschell Gordon Lewis

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Lewis at the Florida Supercon in 2010

Herschell Gordon Lewis (June 15, 1926 – September 26, 2016) was an American filmmaker, best known for creating the "splatter" subgenre of horror films.

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Nosferatu the Vampyre

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Nosferatu the Vampyre is a 1979 horror film written and directed by Werner Herzog.