Why Horror?

Why Horror?

Directed by Nicolas Kleiman, Rob Lindsay

WHY HORROR is a feature length documentary following horror journalist Tal Zimerman as he looks at the psychology of horror around the world in order to understand why we love to be scared. Horror is a global phenomenon. Millions of people love it, yet horror fans are often misunderstood. Tal Zimerman should know. He is one of them. Tal is a Canadian journalist and a full-fledged fan of everything deep, dark and disgusting. But lately he’s been asking himself - Why?

Horror journalist Tal Zimerman looks at the psychology of horror around the world in order to understand why we love to be scared.

Cast: Tal Zimerman, Alexandre Aja, Eli Roth, John Carpenter

Member Reviews

Good documentary.

grickman1936
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20 days ago

I really enjoyed this, found it quite an insightful documentary and recommend it.

SONNY
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20 days ago

A good insightful documentary on why we all crave this great genre.

derekpetersen
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a month ago

Covers a lot of what you already know, but in a way that is new and fun to watch. Great interviews with some figureheads of horror, and something I've come back to watch a few times now. Easy, understandable, and beautifully filmed

ANON_SVOD_USER_1563105185475
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2 months ago

Relatable, and fucking brilliant. 🤓

the.macabre.med
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2 months ago