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The Ugly Stepchild to Horror Films

20 Aug

If you are a horror film fan than you know about the ugly stepchild known as torture porn.  This horror film sub genre has become quite popular over the last decade. In April 2012 Morality in Media called for a national boycott of the website Groupon, which offered tour discounts of the film studio Kinks[1] (a California based film studio that produces torture porn). What is Torture Porn? This article will explore this sub genre’s pop cultural influence and its future.  So let’s get started.

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