Posted on 10/21/2020 at 10:22 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
When we watch a horror movie, we find ourselves most scared by the scenarios that we can actually imagine happening in real life.
So Dustin Grinnell’s analysis of The Exorcist as being most frightening when it mixes in plausible explanations and realistic details makes complete sense to us.
Read his analysis of William Peter Blatty's classic novel and the techniques it uses to terrify readers in Writer’s Digest.
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