Media Homework

Events

Art Movement: Artists shift focus on the dark side of human nature

Approx. 1700

Mary Sheller writes her first gophic masterpiece: Frankenstein

1815

Bram Stoker's 'Dracula'

1897

'Drakula' and 'Frankenstein' Made into films

Approx. 1930

Sci-fi twists on horror join the generic cycle of production

1950

Slasher films start being made

Approx. 1960

More demonic twists to slasher films start being made such as 'The Exorcist' and 'The Omen'

Approx. 1970

John Carptenter's 'Halloween' rebranded slasher films that brought more of an aim for teenagers

1978

Video nasties are made - Horrific stories that pushed the boundaries of the genre istelf

Approx. 1980

Post modern horror films and parodies start being made

1990