A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss

A documentary mini-series that aired in 2010, written and presented by actor, writer and horror enthusiast Mark Gatiss. The series explores horror films in the Golden Age of Hollywood, the British Hammer Horror tradition, and American horror movie classics. A one-off special, Horror Europa, followed in 2012.

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The American Scream

Episode 1x03; Oct 25, 2010

Mark explores the explosion of American films of the late 1960s and 70s which dragged horror kicking and screaming into the present day. With their contemporary settings and uncompromising content, films like Night of the Living Dead and The Texas Ch

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: The American ScreamOct 25, 2010
1x02: Home Counties HorrorOct 18, 2010
1x01: Frankenstein Goes to HollywoodOct 11, 2010
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