Horror in Silent Films

A Filmography, 1896-1929 (McFarland Classics) by Roy Kinnard

Publisher: McFarland & Company

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • Films, cinema,
  • Horror & ghost stories,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - Reference
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8138369M
ISBN 100786407514
ISBN 109780786407514
OCLC/WorldCa43542278

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Many of the early horror soundies drew much of their inspiration for visual design and thematic development from the silents. This filmography includes all silent films that were horrific in nature, containing one or more of the stock horror movie elements, e.g., haunted houses, ghosts, witches, monsters, the occult or hypnotism/5(5).

Though the horror film was not officially born until Universal Pictures released Frankenstein inthere were many silent films that contained Horror in Silent Films book scenes and horrific elements.

Many of the early horror soundies drew much of their inspiration for visual design and thematic development from the silents. This filmography includes all silent films that were horrific in nature.

Though the horror film was not officially born until Universal Pictures released Frankenstein inthere were many silent films that contained terrifying scenes and horrific elements. Many of the early horror soundies drew much of their inspiration for visual /5(6). Though the horror film was not officially born until Universal Pictures released Frankensteininthere were many silent films that contained terrifying scenes and horrific elements.

Many of the early horror soundies drew much of their inspiration for visual. Horror In Silent Films - A Filmography, - by Roy Kinnard - Paperback Book () for $ from Movies & TV McFarland & Company Series - Order by Phone 1 Brand: Mcfarland & Company, Inc.

Get this from a library. Horror in silent films: a filmography, [Roy Kinnard] -- Though the horror film was not officially born until Universal Pictures released Frankenstein inthere were many silent films that contained terrifying scenes and horrific elements.

Many of the. Books about Silent Movies Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Nosferatu () Though horror movies really gathered pace in the sound era, there is no denying that films of the silent age set many of the genre’s essential stylistic tics. A man tries to get a good night's sleep, but is disturbed by a giant spider that leaps onto his bed, and a battle ensues in hilarious comic fashion.

Horror in Silent Films by Roy Kinnard,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(6). In the literature on the horror genre, the films produced by Universal in the early s, beginning with Dracula and Frankenstein, are often regarded as the foundational works.

Indeed, one frequently comes across the argument that it is not possible to speak of a horror genre, properly speaking, prior to There is no absolute start and end but the moment of horror. Featuring artist: K.S Silent Horror Series All rights belong to Vividthree Singapore Comics.

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Written by Chris Workman and Troy Howarth, this is the second release in the duo's series of books on the history of horror films. TOME OF TERROR: HORROR FILMS OF THE S, was released a couple years ago (I wrote a post about it in March ).

During the silent era, horror cinema provided us with hair-raising adaptations, shocking original narratives, and some top-notch tales of terror. In deciding on the cream of the crop in silent.

Holiday-themed horror films or holiday horror are a subgenre of horror films set during y horror films can be presented in short or long formats, and typically utilize common themes, images, and motifs from the holidays during which they are set, often as methods by which the villain may murder their victims.

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TV Shows. These books will discuss silent films in general or those produced in different countries. silent films. Call number range PN through PN on Baker Level 4.

American silent horror, science fiction and fantasy feature films, by John T. Soister and Henry Nicolella. The modern horror soundtrack can be traced back to the silent film era.

InFW Murnau’s vampire movie Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror premiered with a darkly romantic live orchestral score. American Silent Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy Feature Films, – quantity Add to cart SKU: Categories: Film, Genre, Horror, Popular Culture & Performing Arts, SF & Fantasy, Silent Film.

Our list of the 20 best classic horror movies from to s includes titles from the silent film-era, Universal monsters, and taboo terrors. Movies & TV New Releases Best Sellers Deals Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD TV Shows Kids & Family Anime All Genres Prime Video Your Video Library 6 results for Movies & TV: Classics: Silent Films: Horror.

American Film Institute Catalog, Feature Films – University of California Press. ISBN CS1 maint: ref=harv ; Paszylk, Bartłomiej (). The pleasure and pain of cult horror films: an historical survey. McFarland. ISBN CS1 maint: ref=harv ; Sadoul, Georges; Morris, Peter (). Dictionary of films.

THE SILENT ERA More than years ago, there was no film. Instead there books to entertain. The first horror films were either based on these books or heavily influenced by them. They were called Gothic in genre, notable authors being Edgar Allen Poe, Mary Shelley and Bram Stoker.

They all included dark, misty locations, and supernatural scares. Contents: Top - A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1BR 3 A.M. 3D 8 10 Cloverfield Lane 13 Ghosts 2-Headed Shark Attack 3-Headed Shark.

Silent Night, Deadly Night The controversial Santa slasher, Silent Night Deadly Night, is usually seen as a schlocky horror film with a focus only on body count. However, at a further glance, this film is actually a dark descent into the psyche of a disturbed character that.

"Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" is a horror silent film, produced by Famous Players-Lasky and released through Paramount/Artcraft.

The film is based upon Robe. A live-action horror short film based on Siren Capture systems- Siren Head is a character created by Trevor Henderson.D. In this modern horror film, a family of four must remain silent after a creature hunts humans by sound.

No music, no talking, no chewing loudly – it’s our living nightmare. Horror in Silent Films by Roy Kinnard, NovemberMcFarland & Company edition, Paperback in English - New Ed edition.

Film blog Top 10 silent movies Think silent films reached a high point with The Artist?The pre-sound era produced some of the most beautiful, arresting films ever made. The first horror movie was a silent movie premiered one hundred and twelve years ago. The film, Dr. Jekyll and Mr.

Hyde, is not available for viewing today. There are no known copies. The.Silent Horror. 23K likes. Sharing video clips of Creepy, horror, ghost.

Silent Night is a very loose remake of the Horror classic, Silent Night, Deadly all reality this "remake" only shares half of a title and a few references with the original movie, so maybe homage is a more appropriate descriptor, if one is even needed.