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Ian Cooper

in Frightmares: A History of British Horror Cinema

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780993071737
eISBN:
9781800341937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780993071737.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter iterates the journey that the horror genre endured from its slow rise starting from the late 1950s to the recent day. It talks about the difficulties that were brought about by the ... More


Rising from the Grave – The Slow, Painful Birth of the New Wave of British Horror

Ian Cooper

in Frightmares: A History of British Horror Cinema

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780993071737
eISBN:
9781800341937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780993071737.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter talks about the decline of British gothic. It discusses how ironically, the low-budget British gothic was dying as Hollywood horror had acquired a kind of respectability. The chapter ... More


When We Grow Up

Trey McIntyre

in When We Were Free to Be: Looking Back at a Children's Classic and the Difference It Made

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807837238
eISBN:
9781469601427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807837559_rotskoff.34
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter illustrates how important the broadcast premiere of Free to Be … You and Me was to the author's family—so much so, that they had to invent the VCR. They arranged a borrowed reel-to-reel ... More


The DVD Revolution and the Horror Film, Take One: From Trash to Art to Collectable

Mark Bernard

in Selling the Splat Pack: The DVD Revolution and the American Horror Film

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748685493
eISBN:
9781474406444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748685493.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines how DVD has changed attitudes towards horror films and the types of horror films that can be widely distributed. More specifically, it considers how DVDs — with their ‘Special ... More


Networking: From the Long-Term Ecological Research Program to the National Ecological Observatory Network

Bruce P. Hayden

in Long-Term Ecological Research: Changing the Nature of Scientists

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199380213
eISBN:
9780197562949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199380213.003.0062
Subject:
Environmental Science, Applied Ecology

As a scientist, the Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) program has been on my mind for more than three decades. As an educator, I have served in the classroom for 41 years. The merger of the ... More


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