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Is It True That All ‘Final Girls’ Are Virgins?

The data may surprise you

Jamie Lee Curtis, the original Final Girl (image freely available from Wikimedia Commons)

“There are certain rules that one must abide by in order to successfully survive a horror movie! For instance, Number 1: You can never have sex. Sex equals death, OK?”

We know these words by Randy, geek hero of Wes Craven’s Scream, as well as we know “I am not a crook”; “All for one, and one for all”; and “I’m not…




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Anthony Aycock

Anthony Aycock

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