Foundations of Horror

Foundations of Horror

Horror films date back to the beginnings of cinema, with both Thomas Edison and George Melies depicting devils and decapitations in the 1890s. This macabre master class takes a look at some of the other early fright films that spawned a genre whose popularity has seldom waned for over 100 years.

Celebrate the superb, scary cinema that gave birth to film's most popular genre.