TITLE

Fright Delight for Women Viewers

AUTHOR(S)
UMSTEAD, R. THOMAS
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/7/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growing number of women viewers on bloody and violent horror content films and television programs in the U.S. like "Mega Python versus Gatoroid" and "Tales From the Dark Side."
ACCESSION #
58130090

 

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