The Overlook Film Encyclopedia of Horror is widely considered to be the best single volume reference work devoted to the subject of horror cinema up to the mid 1990’s. It contains entries on every movie connected to the genre, from 19-century silent films to "art" films by the likes of Ingmar Bergman.
Each entry contains a descriptive review, synopsis, a full list of credits and is fully illustrated. Written with enthusiasm and intelligence, this is the must have encyclopedia for any collector and enthusiast of horror cinema. Good for the horror film beginner and expert alike.
• Editor: Phil Hardy • Paperback: 496 pages • Publisher: Overlook Press • Language: English • ISBN-10: 0879516240