Quentin Tarantino's 'Death Proof': The Meta Slasher

In this video essay, The Gentleman Savant explores how Quentin Tarantino’s Death Proof (2007) both pays tribute to the slasher horror genre and subverts its normative conventions.


Genre Style & Conventions


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Horror Conventions & Techniques


Quentin Tarantino


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