Genre is a category of literature, music, art, or entertainment
Genre is a style or category of art, music, or literature

  • Genre is a french word meaning kind, category, or type.
  • Genres are easier to classify type or kind of film, music
  • Genres category based on similarities in either narrative elements or emotional responses to the film
  • Film Genres are derived from components like setting, theme, mood, format

Film Genre Categories

  1. Action
  2. Adventure
  3. Comedy
  4. Crime
  5. Drama
  6. Epic/Historical
  7. Horror
  8. Musicals
  9. Science Fiction (Sci-fi)
  10. War
  11. Western

Additional Reading

Amazon – Film Genre Books – View/Buy

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