Unformatted text preview: something you cannot live without and arousal is something your body needs for excitement. Another direct reason from King of why people like horror movies is that, “we share a brotherhood of man, then we also share an insanity of man.” This shows that since people are similar, horror movies can bring out the same aggressive, madness, and insane thoughts. This statement also shows most people are alike and the matter of being insane for watching the movies turns to a scale, not a label. The thrill and “anti-civilization emotion” that horror movies portray provide an escape of rational thinking and of what is accepted in society, thus people enjoy horror movies. King effectively shows the reasons why people watch and cannot live without the thrill of horror movies with his creditability and explanations....
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- Summer '11
- It, Thought, Stephen King, Horror Movies