7 Iconic Horror Films That Inspired Fear Street Part One: 1994

Fear Street Part 1: 1994

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Before he created the uber-popular Goosebumps books, author R. L. Stine authored a series of horror novels for teenagers that hooked an entire generation on the genre: Fear Street. At the time, horror literature aimed at teenagers was big, but Fear Street managed to strike a nerve with its young readers by marrying supernatural horror with the real-life anxieties and insecurities that its audience faced day to day. There are murders, ghosts, witches, sex, and tons of dead teenagers.

Netflix’s new Fear Street trilogy does not directly adapt any one book in the series,

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