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Understanding Your Own Fear for Fun and Profit
Posted by Devin Watson on
Horror is transgressive art. It seeks to show the darker side of human nature in all its ugliness. Using the medium of film, we explore themes that are considered off-limits to other genres. Our explorations of the dark underbelly of life can give the audience a cathartic experience as well as us, the writers. People pay money to get scared. From the haunted house tour to the horror movie, the experience of being scared is what we're in the business of selling. We can write some of the most gruesome, terrifying scenes and audience-goers will plop down their hard-earned money...
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