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The horror film

Rick Worland

The horror film

an introduction

by Rick Worland

  • 78 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror films -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRick Worland.
    SeriesNew approaches to film genre
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 W64 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22742854M
    ISBN 101405139013, 1405139021
    ISBN 109781405139014, 9781405139021

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