(Ch.9) Horror Films for Consideration

the-villageIf you choose to review a horror film (for your Nov. 7 assignment) you should do so with a family-friendly audience in mind

You are to write a review of one of the following films (or those listed on “types of horror films” page). Remember to keep in mind all directives for writing reviews we’ve discussed so far. The one difference for this review is your audience:

You are to write this review for a family-friendly audience. Think of it as if you’re writing for families with kids. Write a review for parents or guardians. This may be a bit of a challenge because it is a focused review for a focused audience and using a horror film as the subject of the review.

Here are some website examples for family friendly reviews:repulsion-3

http://www.crosswalk.com/culture/movies/

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/reviews

http://www.moviemom.com

http://www.kids-in-mind.com

http://www.pluggedin.com/movies.aspx

http://www.screenit.com

annabelle-posterWrite a 300-400-word review and also compose a 280-character tweet review on the film. This should be added at the end of your review.

Film Reviewing Options

  • 1922 (2017)
  • 30 Days of Night (2007)
  • Alien (1979)
  • Amityville Horror (1979, 2005)
  • An American Werewolf in London (1981)
  • Annabelle: Creation (2017)
  • The Babadook (2014)
  • The Babysitter (2017)
  • Baby Jane (1962)
  • The Bad Seed (1956)
  • Before I Wake (2016)
  • The Blair Witch Project (1999)
  • The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
  • Cargo (2018)
  • Carrie (1976, 2013)
  • CAT PEOPLE (1942)
  • The Changeling (1980)
  • Child’s Play (1988)
  • The Conjuring (2013)
  • deadburiedposterCujo (1983)
  • Dead and Buried (1981)
  • Death Note (2017)
  • The Descent (2005)
  • Don’t Look Now (1973)
  • Dracula Untold (2014)
  • The Evil Dead (1981)
  • The Exorcist – (1973)
  • Frankenstein (1931)
  • Ghost Story (1981)
  • Gods & Monsters (1998)
  • Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
  • Halloween (1978, 2018)
  • Happy Death Day (2017)
  • Hellraiser (1987)
  • The House on Haunted Hill (1959, 1999)
  • Hush (2016)
  • I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2017)
  • Insidious (2010)
  • It (2017)
  • It Follows (2014)
  • thefog-1980theatricalposterThe Fog (1979, 2005)
  • Fright Night (1985, 2011)
  • Funny Games (2007)
  • Let the Right One In (2008)
  • Let me in (2010)
  • Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994)
  • Moment to Moment (1965)
  • Night of the Living dead (1968)
  • NOSFERATU (1922)
  • The Nun (2018)
  • Oculus (2013)
  • The Omen (1976, 2006)
  • Orphan (2009)
  • The Other (1972)
  • The Others (2001)
  • Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
  • Paranormal Activity (2007)
  • Poltergeist (1982, 2015)
  • Psycho (1960)
  • A Quiet Place (2018)
  • REC (2007)
  • Repulsion (1965)
  • The Ring (2002)
  • Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
  • Shadow of the Vampire (2000)220px-the-wolfman
  • The Shining (1980)
  • The Sixth Sense (1999)
  • Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974, 2013)
  • The Thing – (1982, 2011)
  • 28 Days Later (2002)
  • The Village (2004)
  • The Witch (2016)
  • THE WOLF MAN (1941)
  • World War Z (2013)

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