Rotten Tomatoes: The more you think about it, the death in a horror movie is very much the end, the release.
Kevin Smith: It’s the money-shot in a porno. When you’re watching porn the money-shot is like, I guess it’s over and we’re moving onto the next one. And that’s kind-of what the death in horror’s always been in a very exploitative manner. Stabbing somebody and splashing blood all over them is the equivalent to some dude exploding over some broad’s face.
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