Comedy horror, also referred to as horror comedy, is a literary and film genre that combines elements of comedy and horror fiction.
- Horror Comedy is able to be categorised under Black Comedy and Parody
- Almost always crosses over with black comedy/ gallows humor
- Often will use of satire on horror cliches as it’s main source of humor
- Can take a known horror story in a different perspective, making it completely ridiculous
- Allows audience to laugh at their own fears unlike standard dramatic horror films