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The Mexican Cinema of Darkness

A Critical Study of Six Landmark Horror and Exploitation Films, 1969-1988

by Doyle Greene

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Films, cinema,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Mexico,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Art / Performing Arts,
  • Exploitation films,
  • History and criticism,
  • Horror films

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8139801M
    ISBN 100786429992
    ISBN 109780786429998

    NEW WAVE MEXICAN HORROR CINEMA. Things are getting bloody strange south of the border. The turning point for the modern Mexican horror genre occurred in , when a certain Guillermo Del Toro burst onto the scene with his inventive and brilliantly creepy film Toro, along with the likes of Alfonso Cuarón and Alejandro G Iñárritu, went on to carve out .   ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $Author: Debbie Herbert, Heather Graham.


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