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The Anatomy of a Scary Film: An Infographic

Photo of Paula Bernstein By Paula Bernstein | Indiewire October 28, 2013 at 10:34AM

Gearing up for Halloween, it's the perfect time to study the anatomy of a scary film and what it is that makes us afraid. Is it the creepy music, the realistic (or not-so-realistic) special effects or the guts and gore? Perhaps all of the above? The team at Wish.co.uk has created an infographic that dives into "The Anatomy of a Scary Film."
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Gearing up for Halloween, it's the perfect time to study the anatomy of a scary film and what it is that makes us afraid. Is it the creepy music, the realistic (or not-so-realistic) special effects or the guts and gore? Perhaps all of the above? The team at Wish.co.uk  has created an infographic that dives into "The Anatomy of a Scary Film," analyzing everything from soundtrack creation to camera angles, from scare tactics to the physiological reactions of watching a scary movie. The infographic also charts the evolution of scary films over the years.

There are also tips on how to make your own low-budget horror film.

Check out the infographic below:



Scary Film Infographic
Wish.co.uk

This article is related to: Horror, Modern Horror, Halloween






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