A History of Horror

Part one

Inspired by the cover art of the 1973 book by Denis Gifford - a Pictorial History of Horror, updated with all the classic titles that have stood the test of time, plus those that have been made in the last 40 years that are probably worthy of a mention too. Titles featured here are: The Omen, The Thing (1982) Blood on Satan’s Claw, The Devil Rides Out, Village of the Damned, Der Golem, The Phantom of the Opera, Frankenstein, ALIEN, The Bride of Frankenstein, Witchfinder General, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Halloween, The Mummy,The Shining, Nosferatu, An American Werewolf in London, Dawn of the Dead, Paranormal Activity, Dracula, Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) Pyscho, The Fly (1986), Theatre of Blood.

Illustration: 2014 Daryl Joyce. Gouache. 53cm x 36cm

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