Paperback review: British Gothic Cinema, By Barry Forshaw – Reviews – Books – The Independent

Fans of Hammer will relish its defence in this erudite survey, particularly against the insistence of Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee that they had merely made “colourful fantasies”. In Forshaw’s view, Curse of Frankenstein is “deeply visceral”, while Dracula is “subversive… perfectly constructed”.

via Paperback review: British Gothic Cinema, By Barry Forshaw – Reviews – Books – The Independent.