"The best book about the blood-drenched, scream-inducing, golden era of US independent horror cinema imaginable. Buy or die!"--Bizarre magazine
"One of the most fascinating and important film books in recent memory - nothing less than a secret history of American cinema."--Film Comment
"A truly important film book... a consistent pleasure to read."--Video Watchdog, issue 135
About the Author
Stephen Thrower is a musician and writer, author of Beyond Terror: The Films of Lucio Fulci, and editor of Eyeball Compendium, both published by FAB Press. He has also written about horror and 'off-mainstream' cinema in the following books: Shock Xpress Vol.1 (ed. Stefan Jaworzyn), The BFI Companion to Horror (ed. Kim Newman), Art of Darkness: the Cinema of Dario Argento (ed. Chris Gallant), Flesh & Blood Compendium (ed. Harvey Fenton), Ten Years of Terror (ed. Harvey Fenton & David Flint); Horror - A Century of Cinema on the Dark Side (ed. James Marriott), No Focus (eds. Barber & Sargeant).