What is your favorite movie genre (drama, romance, comedy, horror, sci-fi, thril

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  1. Tygher41 profile image77
    Tygher41posted 4 years ago

    What is your favorite movie genre (drama, romance, comedy, horror, sci-fi, thriller) and why?

    Maybe it is a combination of a few different themes, but what genre of movie do you generally enjoy and what do you think draws you to that type?

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  2. Thief12 profile image91
    Thief12posted 4 years ago

    Suspense and thrillers, followed by drama. But I can enjoy any genre as long as its well made.

    1. Tygher41 profile image77
      Tygher41posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      I agree!  I loved to watch anything as long as it's decent.

      Well...that's a lie...I enjoy bad horror movies.  Too much I think. smile

    2. Thief12 profile image91
      Thief12posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Hey, a lot of bad movies are "well made" in terms of what they were designed to do :-D A lot of those "bad" horror movies aren't made to win Oscars or whatnot, but to entertain 1 way or the other. So if u enjoy them, then they achieved their purpose

    3. Qmarpat profile image71
      Qmarpatposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      I like suspense and thrillers, too.

  3. cat on a soapbox profile image96
    cat on a soapboxposted 4 years ago

    In movies I prefer romantic comedies and well-written suspense dramas. They are engaging, thought-provoking, and entertaining. I go to movies to laugh, cry, or get an adrenal rush. Horror genre and sci--fi, I prefer to read because cinema sacrifices good plot/character development for spectacular CGI special effects. I get bored.

    1. Tygher41 profile image77
      Tygher41posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Special effects can ruin a movie faster than anything else I think, so I totally agree. Thanks for the comment!

    2. Qmarpat profile image71
      Qmarpatposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Which specific movies did you like?

  4. Tim Quam profile image60
    Tim Quamposted 4 years ago

    I'd have to go with dramedies for the simple reason you can't have laughter without tears.  Dramedies aren't new, they go back to Chaplin, but I like movies like Royal Tenenbaums.  My pet peeve about comedies is the production values are often not great.  I'd love to see a horror spoof or James Bond spoof that looks as great as the source.

    1. Tygher41 profile image77
      Tygher41posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Totally agree - laughter and tears goes well together. A well produced spoof would be nice for a change, also. Thanks!

    2. Qmarpat profile image71
      Qmarpatposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      I'm not familiar with that type of movie. I'll have to check them out.

 
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