Horror may refer to:
- Horror fiction
- Horror film
- Horror and terror, two techniques in Gothic literature and film
- Survival horror, a video game genre
- Horror (Cannae album), 2003
- Horror (With Blood Comes Cleansing album), 2008
- The Horror, a 2003 album by RJD2
- Horror punk, a music genre
- Horror (Garo), fictional monsters in the Tokusatsu series Garo
Other articles related to "horror":
... In 1954, Gaines and Feldstein intended to add a fourth book to their horror publications by reactivating an earlier title, The Crypt of Terror ... Horror and other violent comics had come under scrutiny by parents, schoolteachers, clergymen, psychologists and others, who viewed the material as dangerous to the well-being of children ... were forbidden from using the words "terror" and "horror" in titles ...
... Horror comics emerged as a distinct comic book genre after World War II ... One-shot Eerie Comics (1947) is generally considered the first true horror comic ... Adventures Into the Unknown became the first regularly published horror title ...
... The Vault of Horror was a bi-monthly horror comic anthology series published by EC Comics in the early 1950s ... of Fear, it formed a trifecta of popular EC horror anthologies ... The Vault of Horror hit newsstands with its April/May 1950 issue and ceased publication with its December/January 1955 issue, producing a total of 29 issues ...
... Although EC's horror stable consisted of three separate magazines, there was little beyond their titles to distinguish them ... Thus, a single issue of The Vault of Horror would contain two stories told by the Vault-Keeper, one by the Crypt-Keeper (of Tales from the Crypt) and one by the Old Witch (of The Haunt of Fear) ... was the primary host of The Vault of Horror ...
... splash pages, particularly on issues #14 and 17, set a new standard for horror illustration ... "Horror We? How's Bayou?" in issue #17 is considered by many E.C.'s best drawn horror story ever ... horror art at the 1972 E.C ...
Famous quotes containing the word horror:
“I know my state, both full of shame and scorn,
Conceived in sin, and unto labor born,
Standing with fear, and must with horror fall,
And destined unto judgment, after all.”
—Ben Jonson (15721637)
“It is a tribute to the peculiar horror of contemporary life that it makes the worst features of earlier timesthe stupefaction of the masses, the obsessed and driven lives of the bourgeoisieseem attractive by comparison.”
—Christopher Lasch (b. 1932)
“I appeal to you, my friends, as mothers: are you willing to enslave your children? You start back with horror and indignation at such a questions. But why, if slavery is not wrong to those upon whom it is imposed?”
—Angelina Grimké (18051879)