Carol Clover

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2011

    Slashers and survivors: Horror's top 5 "final girls"

    Jamie Lee Curtis in Halloween​The "final girl" -- one of horror film's best-known genre conventions -- is the virginal and ostensibly pure heroine who either kills the monster, or at least lives to see the end of the movie. Some scholars, including Carol J. Clover (in her book, Men, Women and ... More >>

  • Film

    April 27, 2006

    Thank Hell for Little Girls

    Hard Candy turns the tables on an online pedophile.