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How to Watch a Horror Movie
A horror film is a film that seeks to cause fear and invoke our hidden fears at the same time entertaining us. For many centuries horror has existed as a film genre inspired by literature from various authors. Horror can also have fantasy, supernatural fiction and other thriller genres. Plots within the horror movies involves the intrusion of an evil event, or event into the everyday world. The prevalent elements in this movies include cannibalism, zombies, monsters ghosts, demons, extraterrestrials and vampires.
Some of the sub-genres of this types of films include action horror, comedy horror, body horror, holiday horror, science fiction horror and many others. Action horror is the one that combines the intrusion of an evil event or force with weapon fights and may have aliens demons and commonly zombies while comedy horror is the one that combines elements of comedy and the fiction found in horror and is mostly aimed at family audience. Comedy horror usually involves combination of horror fiction and some elements of comedy while the action one involves weapon fights with intrusion of an evil force. Comedy horror is a sub-genre that uses elements of comedy together with the horror fiction while action sub-genre deals with weapon fights combined with intrusion of evil force.
Before watching a horror movie here are some of the things that you are supposed to do for you to enjoy the movie and know more concerning these types of movies. The first thing is reading the movie synopsis, this is the thing that will now make your movie less scary and you will also know more concerning the storyline of the movie. You can look for this synopsis online to check for any frightening moments, you can also check the parental guidance or rating on most film websites as a way of preparing yourself.
Horror movies are usually fiction no matter what hence separating this fiction from the real life will greatly help you because you will feel less nervous as you prepare to watch your horror movie. Read movie reviews and watch behind the scene videos because this is the best way of reminding yourself that the horror movie is fictional, when in your mind you know everything in the horror movies is fiction you will never be scared.
Doing your own research before watching a horror movie will greatly help you, you can do this by looking at the movie websites online or reading movie books in your nearby library. Some of the horror movies use various names for example the male demon names that are used in some satanic rituals hence you will know more concerning what they portray.
The place where you watch your movie is also important, it is advisable to watch your horror movies at home because you will have more control over the movie. Make sure you watch the movie during the day because at night these movies are scary, and any shadow can make you to jump. It is also important to invite your friends because when you watch a horror movie with a friend you will not be frightened. When you follow the above tips you will not have any difficulties concerning horror movies hence you can now! watch them without being sacred.