Film Genres

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Action/Adventure Films

Avant-garde, Underground, and Experimental Film (including Dada and Surrealist film)

Biographical movies (Biopics)

Comedy Films

Cult Films, Exploitation Films, & Sundry Midnight Movies

Disaster movies

Documentary film

Ethnographic film

Film Noir

Gangster, Detective, Crime, Mystery films
Includes books/articles about serial killers in the movies

Horror Film

Melodrama/"Women's Films"


Prison Films

Propaganda films

Reality TV

Road Movies

Science Fiction & Fantasy Film

Serials and Series, Remakes and Sequels

Social Problem Films

Sports Films

TV Comedy

War Films

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