Each genre mentioned has its own conventions. While there are many conventions out there, there are five basics.  Complete the list below in your group for your category.


Film Genres

 

Westerns

 

Gangster Movies

 

Film Noir

 

War Stories

 

Horror Pictures

 

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

 

Romantic-Screwball Comedies

 

Musicals

 

Sequels

 

Remakes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Setting:

 

 

 

Characters:

 

 

 

Conflict:

 

 

 

Resolution:

 

Values Affirmed:

 

 

Setting

Characters

Conflict

Resolution

Values Affirmed

Westerns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gangster Movies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Film Noir

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

War Stories

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Horror

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sci-Fi / Fantasy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Screwball Romantic

Comedies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Musicals