RSS Posted November 27, 2006 Report Share Posted November 27, 2006 In his 1927 canonical essay "Supernatural Horror in Literature," Howard Philips Lovecraft explained everything about his work in one sentence: "The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown." But, in a world where scary movies do their best to have monsters lick pretty young actresses' faces and send heroes out to kill sea creatures, where does Lovecraftian horror fit? The above is from: http://www.earth-2.net/columns/reddick/reel-dread-09 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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