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Film Voyeurism

by Mitchell Corner

Films are undoubtedly in-part about voyeurism. For those who love going to the theaters to those who just watch them off their laptops the very act of watching a film is often times cited as a voyeuristic action. Some of my favorite films deal in this issue because it often lends itself to heightened emotions of suspense, eeriness, supernatural tendencies, exploitation, psychological themes or all of the above. Here is just a top ten sort of thing on the films I feel are really prime examples of this psycho-sexual act of gazing.