Eli Roth's History of Horror

  • 2018
  • 1 Season
  • TV-MA
  • documentary, horror

Masters of horror—icons and stars who define the genre—explore its biggest themes and reveal the inspirations and struggles behind its past and present.

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Season 1, Episode 3 Slashers, Part 2

First Aired: October 22, 2018

Slashers got sophisticated in the '90s, evolving from Freddy Kreuger to Candyman to the terrifying Hannibal Lector. The 2000s brought "torture porn"—a response to post-9/11 panic.

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