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Blog posts : "DEAD END DRIVE-IN: The Medusa Complex"

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The Horror genre has long been considered a ghetto by the average critic. It’s best films often retconned as Thrillers by the mainstream, it’s characters lamented as shallow archetypes and it’s violence as reprehensible and dangerous. Despite modern moviegoers cyclical embrace of the genre and the current horror vogue at the box office critical thought remains largely unchanged. The rise of gender politics to the world stage may very well change that as it seems to have produced a renewed interest in the critical analysis of Horror by theorists such as Clover, Creed, Wood, and Etting…

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