Movie Genres in English
Action movies – Think of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone!
Comedy – Think of you favourite funny movies!
Crime – Think of detectives trying to solve crimes and catch criminals
Fantasty – Think of Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings
Horror – Arghhhh! Think of scary monsters and frightening stories
Chickflick – Movies that are made for chicks (girls)! Chick=girl flick=movie
Romance – Think of love and passion
Romcom – Think of love and laughter; “romcoms” are all about romantic comedy
Thriller – Think of real-life stories that get your heart beating!
Movie Vocabulary for English Students
A-lister = A very important celebrity
A Blockbuster = A very successful and popular movie
The Cast of a Move = The people/actors in a movie
Director and Producer = The people who make the film