slasher movie


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slasher movie

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(Film) slang a film in which victims, often women, are slashed with knives, razors, etc
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Friday the 13th' is a 1980 slasher movie centered on the blood-soaked adventures of Jason Voorhees, the seemingly unstoppable, hockey mask-wearing killer of mostly hormonally charged teens.
This is Groundhog Day re-imagined as a slasher movie -- the heroine who keeps getting killed and re-living her murder, day after day -- with a touch of the inevitability-of-Death scenario from Final Destination .
The festival launched with a fabulous free Friday the 13th Herbert Late Launch Party where guests were invited to dress in gothic glamour or slasher movie gore.
The influential 1974 slasher movie was banned in Britain until 1999.
But soon the reader, with a skin-crawling dread worthy of any decent slasher movie, begins to realize that something's more than just not right.
And with another huge belly laugh, she says: "I'm shooting a slasher movie and luckily I kill people, but I don't strip.
I think Psycho was the film that really knocked it out of the park and kind of established the model for the slasher movie.
Jamie Lee Curtis in Halloween - arguably the first mainstream slasher movie which went down a treat at the box office
So likely went the pitch meeting for "Barefoot," a return to the cinema of adorable mental illness--something that, like the killer in a slasher movie, always seems to lurch back to life just when you think it's safely dead--that stars Evan Rachel Wood as a possibly schizophrenic waif sprung from the psych ward by Scott Speedman's jaded ne'er-do-well.
The slasher movie was a sequel to the previous year's I Know What You Did Last Summer.
Like a good slasher movie, what this book lacks in literary merit, it makes up for in a plethora of blood and gore and disgusting bodily fluids.
Kitty Moran, pictured, a librarian by day and slasher movie fanatic by night, came up with the idea for her micro-budget film, Boobs In Blood, as a backlash to the style of horror made by mainstream filmmakers in recent years.