If you love horror movies and have a strong stomach, this book gives a nice insight into the production of several movies within the genre But beware, I mean it when I say you need a strong stomach. excellent reference book for 70 80s euro horror I like books on films and filmmaking, but Eaten Alivewas just gross and kind of odd I wouldn t really recommend it unless you re an avid fan of the zombie sub genre. Great look back at Italian Zombie, Cannibal and gore flicks A must read fir any zombie movie fan One of the best of it s kind. Eaten Alive is, without a doubt, the most exhaustive and affectionate film guide you will ever read about the Italian cannibal and zombie genres After multiple introductions, the majority of the book is a series of detailed film reviews in chronological order and star filmmaker interviews that delve deeply and lovingly into some of the most brutal films you will ever see in your life Jay Slater, who contributes several reviews and interviews on top of editing this collection, has gone out of his way to document the history of this unavoidable section of horror film history, including a thorough appendix listing every film s credits andimportantly for those interested in tracking some of these films down alternate titles Whether you re a veteran of the genre or a novice looking to get your feet wet with BLOOD , Eaten Alive offers a wealth of information and analysis. Absolutely awesome book I love this genre of film and this book has helped me track down movies and introduced me to new filmmakers. Reading this again now that I have seen pretty much all of these films. Eaten Alive Tells The Story Of The Graphically Gory Movies Created From The Late S Through The Early S By Italian Exploitation Moviemakers Jay Slater Explains How The Myth Of The Haitian Walking Dead Zombies Merged With Legends Of Third World Cannibalism To Create Such Gruesome Zombie Cult Films As Cannibal Holocaust, An Acknowledged Influence On The Blair Witch Project
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- 256 pages
- Eaten Alive!: Italian Cannibal and Zombie Movies
- Jay Slater
- 10 August 2019 Jay Slater