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Bitches, Bimbos and Virgins: Women of the Horror Film
by Gary J. Svehla (Editor) & Susan Svehla (Editor)

Bitches, Bimbos and Virgins: Women of the Horror
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  • 205 Pages
  • Paperback
  • Illustrated in B&W
  • Released: October 27, 2011
  • Originally Released: 2011
  • Publisher: Midnight Marquee Press, Inc.


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Bitches, Bimbos and Virgins is the history of women in the horror cinema, profiling their evolution from coffee maker to scientist, from seductress and victim to kick-ass heroine, and finally detailing their emergence as well-drawn characters who play important roles in horror movie history - past, present and future. Chapters include:
-150 Years of Women and Horror: She Has Always Lived in the Castle
-He Done Her Wrong: The Fate of Women in Golden Age Horrors
-Women Take a Bite Out of Classic Horror: Dracula's Daughter and Mark of the Vampire
-The Golden Age of the Scream Queen
-Empowered Women in the Val Lewton Canon
-Bad Girls Meet Bad Ends
-Attack of the Alien Women from Outer Space!
-Harlots, Hedonists and Heroines: The Women of Hammer Films
-Queen Bitches of the Universe
-Scream and Scream Again! Horror's Honor List of Scream Queens
-Women to Die for - 1960s Onward: Midmar Readers Have Their Say...
-Attack of the Movie Poster Pin-Up Girls
-Middle Earth's Heroines
-Deadly Delights - Movies Featuring Our Favorite Queens of Evil
-Dominatrix Divas: MidMar Readers Pick Their Faves.
Midnight Marquee Press & Luminary Press

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 83,316
  • ISBN: 1936168227
  • EAN: 9781936168224
  • Shipping Weight: 12.50/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 2 items

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