A Night at the Movies: Horror with Stephen King

Posted: September 17, 2011, 23:44:44

On October 3rd TCM is running A Night at the Movies: Horror with Stephen King.

Stephen King discusses how he discovered terror at the movie theater. He takes viewers on a journey through many aspects of the horror genre, including vampires, zombies, demons and ghosts. He also examines the fundamental reasons behind moviegoers' incessant craving for being frightened. Along the way, he discusses the movies that have had a real impact on his writing, including Freaks (1932), Cat People (1942), Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), Night of the Living Dead (1968) and The Changeling (1980).

Read more over at Talk Stephen King.

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