Horror anthology movies go back decades. It’s true, kids! Further back in time than the V/H/S franchise, there was Tales From The Darkside The Movie, a little while before then, Creepshow – a decade before that Amicus played around with Tales From The Crypt, and The House That Dripped Blood. The format has been around for a long time, and has its origins in the famous EC Comics of the 1950s. It’s likely to be with us for some time too, but the stories have evolved over the years. I just finished watching one of the latest such movies, XX – billed with the header “Four Deadly Tales By Four Killer Women”. What’s this, a feminist horror anthology?
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