New PDF release: The Vampire Film: Undead Cinema (Short Cuts)

By Jeffrey Weinstock

This introductory quantity bargains a sublime research of the iconic attraction of the cinematic vampire. From Georges Méliès' early cinematic experiments to Twilight and enable the suitable One In, the background of vampires in cinema will be organised by way of a handful of governing rules that help in making feel of this motion picture monster's striking fecundity. between those ideas are that the cinematic vampire is continuously approximately intercourse and the vexed human dating with expertise, and that the vampire is often an overdetermined physique condensing what a tradition considers different. This quantity contains in-depth reports of flicks together with Powell's A idiot there has been, Franco's Vampyros Lesbos, Cronenberg's Rabid, Kümel's Daughters of Darkness, and Merhige's Shadow of the Vampire.

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