History of Horror!

Who doesn’t like a good scare flick? From Frankenstein to Get Out, from The Shining to Alien, there’s a Horror movie for everyone. The history of Horror is rich too, for some reason we love to scare each other and we love to watch films that serve to make us question our darkest fears. I know I’ve stood in front of a mirror saying Candyman just to make sure it’s not real (although the logic there is questionable).

History of Horror

This video from One Hundred Years Of Cinema takes a general look at the history of horror, starting from the very first horror movies in 1895, all the way to the present day. Covering a decade at a time we look at the major trope of horror cinema, there cultural influences and their effect on the cinema landscape.

Source: One Hundred Years of Cinema