Hidden Horror: A Celebration of 101 Underrated and Overlooked Fright Flicks (Paperback)
Dr. AC is back, with a brand new compendium of essays from the brightest and bloodiest aficionados around the globe. 101 informed enthusiasts pay homage to their favorite overlooked creature features, moldy oldies and trashy treats, showcasing silent classics (The Man Who Laughs, The Hands of Orlac) and trippy mind-benders (Possession, The Tenant), schlocky shockers (The Gore Gore Girls, The Horror of Party Beach) and foreign freakouts (Ichi the Killer, Santa Sangre). You'll be combing your queue and video shelves to track down every last one Discover the Horror...HIDDEN HORROR.
Aaron Christensen (aka "Dr. AC") is a Chicago-based actor/writer. In addition to serving on the writing staff of HorrorHound Magazine, he is the editor of the critically acclaimed film guidebooks, HORROR 101: THE A-LIST OF HORROR FILMS AND MONSTER MOVIES and HIDDEN HORROR: A CELEBRATION OF 101 UNDERRATED AND OVERLOOKED FRIGHT FLICKS, available wherever tomes of ill repute are sold. One of the Midwest's rising enthusiasts of horror films/monster movies, Aaron has born witness to over 2500 fright flick titles (and counting), scouring the mainstream, foreign markets and fringe indies for that next big thrill. Fellow genre aficionados are welcome to join in the fun on Facebook (horror101withdrac) or on the HORROR 101 with Dr. AC blog, http: //horror101withdrac.blogspot.com/ As a member of the Chicago theatre community since 1990, Aaron has trod such illustrious boards as Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf, Chicago Shakespeare, Remy Bumppo, and many others. He is also a founding member of WildClaw Theatre, Chicago's only horror-centric theatre.