Gore film
A splatter film or gore film is a subgenre of horror film that deliberately focuses on graphic portrayals of gore and graphic violence. These films, through the use of special effects, tend to display an overt interest in the vulnerability of the human body and the theatricality of its mutilation. The term "splatter cinema" was coined by George A. Romero to describe his film Dawn of the Dead, though Dawn of the Dead is generally considered by critics to have higher aspirations, such as social commentary, than to be simply exploitative for its own sake.
The combination of graphic violence and sexually suggestive imagery in some films has been labeled "torture porn" or "gorno" (a portmanteau of "gore" and "porno"). By contrast, films such as Braindead, and to some extent Dawn of the Dead, both of which feature over-the-top gore, can be construed as comedic, and fall into the category of splatstick.

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An Inconvenient Truth - TakePart
In this intimate portrait of Gore and his "travelling global warming show," Gore ... Film Festival and international premiere at Cannes, An Inconvenient Truth ...
An Inconvenient Truth - Rotten Tomatoes
An Inconvenient Truth records a multi-media presentation hosted by Gore in which ... The film succeeds powerfully, even though it's short on practical solutions, ...
Splatter film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A splatter film or Gore film is a subgenre of horror film that deliberately focuses on graphic portrayals of gore and graphic violence. These films, through the use of ...
Gore - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Splatter film, a horror genre also known as "Gore film"; "Kensington Gore", English ... W. L. Gore and Associates is the maker of Gore-Tex fabrics and other ...
An Inconvenient Truth (2006) - IMDb
Still of Al Gore in An Inconvenient Truth · Christine Lahti at event of An Inconvenient Truth · Cheryl Hines at event of An Inconvenient ... This Film Is Not Yet Rated.
IMDb: The Ultimate Top 100 Gore Films - a list by overtonjamie
Jan 15, 2011 ... This would be at the top except I thought Cannibal was the better film. Though Holocaust isn't as unrelenting as several Asian films I list below, ...
Jersey Gore Film Festival - Home
Jersey Gore film Fetival will have its premier in New Jersey on March 23rd 2013. We will welcome those in the horror and experimental field as well as fans.
Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth - Weather Underground
Al Gore's global warming movie, "An Inconvenient Truth," aims to call attention to the dangers society faces from climate change, and suggests urgent actions ...
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Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition: The Essential Companion for Filmmakers and Festival-Goers (Chris Gore's Ultimate Flim Festival ...
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Does Al Gore affect environmentally related behavior? | Yale ...
Jun 5, 2012 ... In 2006, Al Gore, the presidential nominee turned environmentalist, was ... from the University of Oregon looks at the effect Al Gore's movie had ...
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Feb 2, 2011 ... There is so much gore in this movie it's insane. ... A New York University professor returns from a rescue mission to the Amazon rainforest with ...
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Gore attended the all-boys St. Albans School in Washington, D.C. from 1956 to ...... The director of the film, Davis Guggenheim, stated that after the release of the ...
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The film documents a Keynote presentation (which Gore refers to as "the slide show") .... Gore presents his global warming slide show at the University of Miami .
Al Gore's "Inconvenient Truth"
Dr. Moti Nissani, Instructor, ISP 2030, Wayne State University. Al Gore begins the film by telling us that he has been running around, telling the greenhouse story ...
Jon Christian Ryter -- British Put Warning Label on Gore Film
Dec 2, 2007 ... The British high court ruled Gore's Academy Award winning global warming film cannot be shown in any public school in England without an ...
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Jun 12, 2006 ... Scientists respond to Al Gore, climate catastrophe, inconvenient ... see it," Al Gore sensibly asserts in his film "An Inconvenient Truth", ... Professor Bob Carter of the Marine Geophysical Laboratory at James Cook University, in ...
Al Gore discusses inconvenient truths - THINK Global School
Feb 15, 2013 ... Students at THINK Global School recently had the opportunity to see and ... Also included is a trailer for the film adaptation of Mr. Gore's An ...
UKIP would ban Al Gore film in schools - Telegraph
Feb 25, 2010 ... If a school were to use a textbook with as many critical errors and exaggerations as Al Gore's film, would anyone object to its removal or ...
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University of Wisconsin-Madison. Al Gore's movie on the dangers of global warming is the talk of the town these days. From cocktail parties to internet blogs, ...
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The ultimate film festival survival guide
The ultimate film festival survival guide
Chris Gore, 2004
The book reveals how to get a film accepted and what to do after acceptance, from putting together a press kit to putting on a great party to actually closing a deal.
Herschell Gordon Lewis, Godfather of Gore: The Films
Herschell Gordon Lewis, Godfather of Gore: The Films
Randy Palmer, 2006
His career is examined in detail, with personal anecdotes and insights into making really gross movies on really small budgets. A filmography is included, and photographs, many of them rare, complement the text.
Horror Film: Creating and Marketing Fear
Horror Film: Creating and Marketing Fear
Steffen Hantke, 2004
If gore is, therefore, not limited to horror films alone, it must be understood that the process of desensitization and habituation to gore is a larger cultural process that is subject to a number of factors and influences outside of simple horror film ...
Horror Translation: From Nakata Hideo's Ringu to Gore Verbinski's ...
Horror Translation: From Nakata Hideo's Ringu to Gore Verbinski's ...
Peijen Beth Tsai, 2008
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Gore film
Gore Vidal: not just about the books | Film | theguardian.com
Xan Brooks: From Ben-Hur and Caligula to Bob Roberts and The US vs John Lennon, celebrated author Gore Vidal, who died yesterday, also took the Hollywood shilling as a screenwriter
Retrospace: Movie Reviews #38: The Wizard of Gore (1970)
My encounters with The Wizard of Gore began with a random selection at the local video store around 1988. A friend and I watched it in my basement and were.
The joys of DIY gore
Schlock horror: Tokyo Gore Police | Film | theguardian.com
Yoshihiro Nishimura's latest gore-fest looks set to raise the bar in the exploitation market, with swords, cops and mutants galore
Blood Splattered Cinema – The Gore Gore Girls
This week on Blood Splattered Cinema the Horror Guru takes on another Herschell Gordon Lewis Movie: The Gore Gore Girls. Many consider this 1972 tale of Go Go Dancers gone […]
Who should play Bush and Gore in the Queen sequel? | Film | theguardian.com
Peter Morgan is currently penning a sequel to last year's The Queen in which Michael Sheen's Blair meets Dubya. Who should play the latter?
The Conjuring: why the best horror films aren't always about blood and gore | Metro News
The director of Saw, Insidious and the upcoming release The Conjuring, James Wan states when creating a horror film he likes to 'put the things that scare me up on screen... that's kind of like my therapy'.
Massacre Video Press Release: Controversial Argentina Gore Film “Snuff 102″ To Be Released! | Horror Society
Independent DVD label Massacre Video is proud to present Argentinean director Mariano Peralta's controversial film Snuff 102 in a deluxe two-DVD set! This is
The Most Beautiful Fraud in the World: Film Review: Gore Verbinski's The Lone Ranger
Ya know, despite the slew (and I do mean slew) of vicious, biting reviews railing against the film, and despite my own aversions to seeing the film after seeing how the trailers made it look like it more than would deserve such aforementioned vicious and biting railings, and despite the fact that Johnny Depp, an actor I once held in high regard, has become nothing more than a one-trick pony joke over the last few years or so, despite all of these things (and quite powerful things indeed), I must admit, and bravely so considering, that I found Gore verbinski's The Lone Ranger to be a surprisingly entertaining piece of moviemaking. Yeah, I said it, so there! Okay, okay, maybe I am getting a little too big for my so-called britches, here.
The Films of Gore Verbinski: From ‘Mouse Hunt’ to ‘The Lone Ranger’ | The Artifice
A Gore Verbinski retrospective, filled with pirates and lizards and weather men!