The Colossal Societal Angst of the 50 Foot Woman

When women embrace their “monstrous” qualities.

The giant in fairytales, pop culture, science fiction, and horror is one that’s typically shrouded in mystery. They are towering behemoths that oftentimes appear as gargantuan humans, but the how and why of their size oftentimes remains elusive. Two films within this genre are fascinating outliers because they explore an…



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Dani Bethea

Horror Sommelier & Pop Culture Pontificator. Prev EIC: We Are Horror. Mental Health and Horror Doc. Published: Studies In the Fantastic + Women of Jenji Kohan.