Using the UTCat link below, enter the phrase Horror films, (or any of the other Subject Headings), exactly as it appears, in the Search Box, then choose Subject from the drop-down menu.
UTCatalogue Browse/Subject Search
for Individual directors (Search as above; use last name, first name):
for Horror film studios (headings vary; search as above):
If you prefer to browse the shelves:
from University of California, Berkeley-Library
from Oxford Bibliographies Online
from British Film Institute (BFI)
from Senses of Cinema
4 Most Common Sources of Reviews (incl. release dates and other production-related information) which appear in Film Indexes Online (above). All are online in their entirety, with the exception of Film Daily (1918-1948 only; 1948+ on microfilm at Media Commons.)
Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film (2007,online) Enter horror or genre in Search Box. each Subject area provides an historical overview and bibliography. Horror sections include: Early History; Horror in the Studio Era; Body Horror; Critical Debates; with sidebars on Lon Chaney and George A. Romero. SEE ALSO: related Subject headings for science fiction and fantasy films. Other areas covered include production, national traditions, studios, critical theory and film history, and many more.
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers (2001, online) - Provides thorough coverage of films and filmmakers, including legendary films, actors and actresses, directors, writers and other production artists. Entries include a detailed essay written by an expert; biographies; filmographies; comprehensive credits; major awards; and updated bibliographies, etc.
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