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Introduction The term genre is used to specify different medium of there style. For example people will recognise a comedy film because it will be funny, also there will be funny actors like Will Smith. Genre is specified into sections e.g. music, television, and films. Genre also helps us to make sense of the media, not forgetting producers can use genre to aim at a particular audience, to allow them to choose their favourite genre, to avoid things you dislike. Finally it can tell us about the audience. I will now show you what I mean about genre and I hope you understand. Television Soaps Soaps are televisions programs. They show us what happens in our everyday life and it usually finishes with a cliffhanger. Examples of TV soaps are East-enders, Coronation Street, Holly-oaks, Family Affairs and Brook-side. Soaps are usually exciting, local in certain areas, on in the evenings, funny, serious, and scared actors, dramatic, explosions, death, affairs and criminals. Quiz Shows Quiz shows are very interesting. ...read more.

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Documentary Documentaries are kind of interesting for me to watch because, they tell me stuff about someone or something that I didn't know already. Examples of documentaries are wildlife, the death of Tupac, Michael Jackson life, Smart people who committed suicide, the true story behind the 9/11 attack. They are interesting to watch, tell the truth, dramatic, a lot of photos and it leads in to gossip, hidden cameras, real-life events, usually 40-60 minutes long, 8-10 pm weekdays. Films Comedy With out comedy how will we laugh or have a good time. We need comedy in our life so we can have a fun. Examples of comedy are big mommas house, soul plane, shreck, the true-man show and white chicks. Horror Horror is scary it can leave nightmares, but at the same time it can be funny. Examples of horror films are, I know what you did last summer, jeepers creepers, night-mare on elm street, Freddie vs. Jason and aliens. It also involves blood, killing, sudden jumps, ghosts, weapons (knives, axe, chainsaw), scary music, woods, forest, haunted houses, night time, thunder + lightening, fog, killer, ugly, deformed, always comes back, revenge, can't see killer properly. ...read more.

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Music Pop Pop is worldwide; every culture has some sort of pop music. Examples of pop music are west life, five, S club seven, will young and back street boys. This involves sound up beats, lively, hyper, they sing about love, girls +boys, life, they dress and dance funky. RnB The best times time to listen to RnB is when you want to relax. Examples are R-Kelly, usher, Ruben studdard, Mario winans and B2K. This involves slow tempo, keyboards, guitar, love. Hip-Hop Hip-hop rappers are usually black. The only white rapper I know is eminem. Hip-hop rappers are twista, dmx, tupac, the notorious B.I.G, and busta-rhymes. They rap about their past, the cuss each other, they rap from the top of their heads (freestyle). Garage Garage music are mostly played when you go clubbing. Examples of MC's are Wiley, dizee rascal, lethal-B , nappa and shiesty. This involves fast beats, positive or negative lyrics, fast rapping, everyone getting hyped. Rock n Roll Examples of rock bands and artists are busted,mcfly, guns and roses, REM, and Elvis. This involves electronic guitars, jumping up and down on stage, throwing yourself onto the crowd, nodding your head up and down. ...read more.

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