The Psychology Behind Why We Watch Horror Films

By V Renée, NoFilmSchool.com: Horror films have delighted audiences for over a century, from Georges Méliès’ terrifying depiction of the demon Mephistopheles in The House of the Devil (1896), to the feral children in Mama (2013). Much time has passed, and though the monsters and themes have changed and evolved, one constant has left filmmakers and filmgoers alike wondering — why … More The Psychology Behind Why We Watch Horror Films