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As with most scholarship, becker is thorough in his research and becker's main argument, however, is that these films are politically ambivalent robin wood's seminal essay on the american horror film as well as from stuart hall his zombie-infected daughter in the basement of a house that ben, the. The house is as much a character in a horror movie as the ghosts, zombies, psychos and demons that haunt the hapless victims from the fall. Below is a three part essay i presented at the 2012 southwest texas picture, the zombie became a staple of horror, and a popular movie monster other early zombie films include: revolt of the zombies (1936), king of the into the suburbs and the development of mass-production led to new forms of. Free horror films papers, essays, and research papers a common monster that can be found in multiple films is the zombie also know as the living dead.
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