Every genre has cliches, but how well does Romero's original Living Dead film follow the Zombie film rules?
Night of the Living Dead (1968) is considered the first modern zombie film - and possibly the first modern horror film - and established the rules for all those that followed.... (Previously tested as a Slasher film).
Every genre has rules, but how well do specific films follow the Slasher film rules?
My Bloody Valentine (1981) was a early cheap attempt to cash-in on the success of previous slasher films, but ran into problems with censors. Although unsuccessful at the time it has become a cult favourite.