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The Need For Fear The popularity of supernatural horror addictions
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Halloween Popular holiday: central theme of horror 7 percent of Americans do NOT believe in supernatural phenomena Haunted hay rides, houses, etc.
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Psychological Processes induced by Fear Adrenaline release triggered by feeling of fear, producing stress Stress causes natural instinct of Fight or Flight Increase in heart rate and breathing
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Popular Horror Movies: Saw IV Four popular horror movies Box office hit opening weekend Uses key phrase to trigger stress
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Horror Elements in Literature Sir Gawain and the Green Knight The decapitation of the Green Knight Intense description brings about adrenaline rush
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Unformatted text preview: Anxiety brought on by too much Stress-Related Fear A healthy amount of adrenaline is good for the body Too much causes anxiety attacks In the end, the person loses consciousness Are Ghosts Real? The brain plays with unrecognizable images and turns them into recognizable ones Especially occurs at night when light forms odd shapes in the darkness Images transformed into Ghosts Role of Ghosts Ghosts are not always used to scare, although they bring an element of terror In Braveheart , Murron was used to show comfort to the audience In Outlander , the ghost of Jamie used to foreshadow coming events...
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