Published in November 2011 by Hemlock Books Fright Films by David Tappenden is the most comprehensive exploration of the scary movie ever published. Taking a nailbiting trip through eighty of the greatest terrifying films of all time, Fright Films is packed from cover to cover with witty commentary, little known facts and stunning movie stills. Here's what Hemlock Books have to say about their latest bestseller:-
"Want to see something really scary? Then you’ve come to the right place: author David Tappenden offers up a critical rundown of the most frightening films from the last 50 years of cinema. From Psycho to Paranormal Activity and everything in between - they’re all here: Night of the Living Dead, The Exorcist, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, Jaws, Alien, Halloween, The Evil Dead, A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Blair Witch Project, Ring, Scream, Wolf Creek, The Descent, Eden Lake and more - plus some that you might not have heard of but which still scared the pants off those who did encounter them! So grab a stiff drink, settle into a comfortable armchair and relive the most terrifying moments in modern cinema with this incisive and enlightening survey of the World’s Scariest-ever Movies."
Praise from some of the reviews for Fright Films:-
"This is a must for all horror fans"
"After years of reading horror books that supposedly review the best scary films...finally a book that nails the scary movie."
"Best horror/thriller/scary movie book ever? I think so."