Weinstock, Jeffrey, Department of English Language and Literature
University of Detroit Mercy
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Horror films; Television -- Social aspects; Television -- Psychological aspects; Violence on television; Security (Psychology); Home in motion pictures;
This essay explores contemporary anxieties concerning technology by focusing on the role of the television set in the films Poltergeist and Night of the Living Dead.