The reemergence of social horror

Get out capitalized on an old formula of using exaggerated horror to commentate on pressing social issues in the vein of Invasion of the Body Snatchers or Rosemary’s Baby. Do you think that it will usher in a new era of horror more concerned with having a greater social commentary?

  • In art school I met George Romero and Tom Savini at a Pittsburgh arts show con thing. I alas liked Romero's italian Roman satire take in the fact that his zombies were as he said to us then, a reflection on American consumerism and brain dead watchers of the vast wasteland. That idea of his, has become a gore fest making the sopranos look like king lear, and a study in the arts of make up. What do you think...? – Antonius865 6 years ago

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