THE LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT Remains Horror’s Gut-Punch | Nerdist

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THE LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT Remains Horror’s Gut-Punch | Nerdist

Horror movies used to be the chiaroscuro monster movies of the ’30s and ’40s, or the alien invasion allegories of the ’50s, or the technicolor costume dramas of the ’60s. But with 1968’s Night of the Living Dead, horror became visceral, gritty, upsetting—it became real. In the 1970s, as New Americ…

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(Originally posted 2018-07-03 11:50:47)