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The evolution of women in horror films

Caroline Madden, ‘Doah Staff Writer April 24, 2013 The genre of horror films first began in the early 1900s. Famous monster films such as “The Phantom of the Opera,” “Dracula” and “Frankenstein” all have a young woman as the object of the creature’s desire — a beauty that seduces and captivates them. The women become damsels in distress, in need

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