The making of a horror movie can be a joyous experience, but also just as intense as its subject matter. From the “golden era” of ‘70s and ’80s horror to 2022, these behind-the-scenes stories demonstrate the hard work and dedication required of the cast and crew to effectively scare the pants off audiences.
So peel back the curtain and take a look at how the terror gets made.
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