Is Halloween the First Slasher?

Although it was a huge success and has undoubtedly influenced decades of horror films since its release in 1978, is John Carpenter’s Halloween actually the first Slasher film? GammaRay examines a few of the films that directly inspired Carpenter’s iconic slasher.

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Genre Style & Conventions


Influences


Slasher Horror


John Carpenter


Halloween Series