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Asian Ghost Film vs. Western Horror Movie: Feng Shui

Horror Movie: Feng Shui Tilman Baumgärtel In this essay I will examine the question to what extent the Philippine production Feng Shui (Roño, 2004) is a horror film according to the well-established (Western) definitions of the genre. This seems to be a pertinent question as many Filipino horror films are based on ghost stories and folklore ...

Horror Eroticism: Bram Stoker’sDracula

Dracula’s bloodthirsty desires. Mina’s encounter with Dracula exemplifies the joys, anguish and Image of a hysteric under hypnosis at Salpêtrière, France. Bram Stoker was familiar with Charcot’s studies on hysteria. One distinctive Gothic theme in Dracula is the threatening nature of evil itself.

The Handmaid’s Tale - dentonisd

THE HANDMAID’S TALE Tries to caution against right-wing fundamentalism, rigid dogmas, and misogynous theosophies that may be currently gaining a deceptive popularity Wrests an imperfect present from a horror-ridden future: appeals for vigilance, appreciation for mature values of