Watch the History of Horror and an investigation into the Psychology of Why We Like Horror

Last year we produced a film lesson on the history of horror movies – tracing the ups and downs of Horror Cycles. This year it was picked up and featured in USA Today.

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So this Halloween, kick back and take a tour of the history of the horror genre – with a look at the psychology of why we actually enjoy getting frightened at the movies:

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