Censored Screams The British Ban on Hollywood Horror in the Thirties [ kindle or Pdf ] AUTHOR Tom Johnson


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Censored Screams The British Ban on Hollywood Horror in the Thirties

Nforcing age restrictions and banning outright many of Hollywood's horror movies The issue most often used to limit the showing of horror films was their unsuitability to children With that in mind the BBFC developed specific film codes the A for adults and the H.

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For horrific both of which restricted viewing to those 16 or older and then applied them liberally This work examines how and why horror films were censored or banned in the United Kingdom and the part these actions played in ending Hollywood's golden age of horro.


2 thoughts on “Censored Screams The British Ban on Hollywood Horror in the Thirties

  1. says:

    A fair account of an odd era of film history the brief hysteria over horror movies in the UK in the mid 30s that some say helped end the trend that produced the early Universal monster classics The author here make

  2. says:

    An interesting book on how censorship boards helped hasten the end of Universal's frist horror cycle in the 1930s A uick read

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