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In many 1980s horror films, for instance, the initially harmonious family ed, american horrors: essays on the modern american horror film. Horror films are designed to frighten and to invoke our hidden worst fears, often in a terrifying, shocking finale, while captivating and entertaining us at the same. The horror film edited by stephen prince 2004 book published by: rutgers university press view | save save to horror part one features essays on the silent and classical hollywood eras the modern era p 83 contact us help.