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Mark Gatiss examines the history of the horror film, from classic Hollywood monsters to Hammer's glory days and beyond.

Series Cast

  1. Mark Gatiss

    Mark Gatiss

    3 Episodes

  2. John Carpenter

    John Carpenter

    3 Episodes

  3. Roger Corman

    Roger Corman

    3 Episodes

  4. Tobe Hooper

    Tobe Hooper

    3 Episodes

  5. George A. Romero

    George A. Romero

    3 Episodes

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Last Season


2010 | 3 Episodes

Season 1 of A History of Horror premiered on October 11, 2010.

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A History of Horror
A History of Horror



Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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