Researching  stock characters  in slasher horror<br />
The Stranger<br />Is the character that is new to a town/city ect. and is often believed to be the killer in the film<br /...
The Wanderer<br />Is the most curious characters<br />Is a thrill seeker<br />The person that wanders off and gets killed ...
The Popular Girl<br />Is the girl that has many friends <br />Is normally the leader of the group eg. cheerleaders<br /> T...
The Jock<br />The jock is usually the stereotypical male that is  popular and is in to sports etc<br />One of the most pop...
The final girl<br />Is the character that survives in the end of the film<br />The most strong, smart and intelligent char...
Pandora<br />This is a the character that is good looking which can be deceiving to the other characters<br />Are often th...
The pervert<br /><ul><li>The pervert will usually go through any lengths to sleep with the girl he chooses
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Characters in horror

  1. 1. Researching stock characters in slasher horror<br />
  2. 2. The Stranger<br />Is the character that is new to a town/city ect. and is often believed to be the killer in the film<br />He or she often comes to town around the same time as the murders begin in the film<br />The other characters are often suspicious of this character.<br />
  3. 3. The Wanderer<br />Is the most curious characters<br />Is a thrill seeker<br />The person that wanders off and gets killed first<br />The most naive character<br />
  4. 4. The Popular Girl<br />Is the girl that has many friends <br />Is normally the leader of the group eg. cheerleaders<br /> This girl usually falls in love or goes out with the jock character<br />She also most likely dies in the film<br />She normally has 2 sidekicks <br />Eg. Buffy from scary movie<br />
  5. 5. The Jock<br />The jock is usually the stereotypical male that is popular and is in to sports etc<br />One of the most popular guys<br />Often feels fearless and untouchable however they are often get killed. <br />For example in final destination 3 the jock is<br /> loud and cocky and thinks that he is not able to <br /> die. He eventually dies.<br />
  6. 6. The final girl<br />Is the character that survives in the end of the film<br />The most strong, smart and intelligent character in the film<br />She is often the main target of the villain however she doesn’t get killed <br />
  7. 7. Pandora<br />This is a the character that is good looking which can be deceiving to the other characters<br />Are often the evil ones that are secretly up to something or can be the killers <br />This is dramatic irony when the audience know that the character is bad but the other characters in the film do not.<br />
  8. 8. The pervert<br /><ul><li>The pervert will usually go through any lengths to sleep with the girl he chooses
  9. 9. The pervert is shown in a negative light
  10. 10. The fact that the pervert harasses the girl leads him to be targeted by the villain
  11. 11. The pervert is usually one of the first stock characters to be killed by the villain</li>

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