a traditional criticism of the modern horror film that the world
represented is sexist in nature. It's a simplistic argument, but
one that a surface-level analysis of most horror films would confirm.
After all, don't most depict women in peril -- from Halloween
Texas Chain Saw
While it might seem like the most obvious of possible assessments,
what this criticism fails to recognize are the areas in which the
horror genre upends conventional depictions of women as