Five Non-Horror Directors Who DID Make a Horror Movie
This article is a follow-up to my piece about which directors should give in and direct horror, which I assume no reader actually remembers I wrote, but I was still interested in exploring the topic anyway.
I actually learned something in film history! Here I expand on a story only ever mentioned in a paragraph or two of film textbooks, but is secretly the most interesting thing in any of them.
Yes, this is a real thing. I discovered these books at a used bookstore a while back, and they've inspired at least two articles at this point.
I'll let you in on a little backstage secret. I actually didn't talk to these two at the same time, but I worked very hard to make it look like a conversation. I think I did a good job!
I really do love to explore how horror creeps into other genres. Plus, the stuff we made kids watch back in the day is mega messed up.Word Count: 235