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Why Are Horror Films Scarier at Home?

The masochistic pleasure of movie terrors in your personal living space.

Seeing a horror film at the cinema involves a deliberate decision to leave your home, summon your nerve, and collectively brace yourself with other audience members, to embrace the macabre thrills on show. But at present, during lockdown, cinemas are closed. That means when…

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Simon Dillon

Novelist and Short Story-ist. Film and Book Lover. If you cut me, I bleed celluloid and paper pulp. Blog: www.simondillonbooks.wordpress.com