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Types of Comedy

Types of Comedy

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A presentation on various types of comedy.
A presentation on various types of comedy.

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Published by: ginjajack on Feb 14, 2011
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Black humour or dark comedy usually refers to the collocation of morose and farcical elements to create a disturbing, sinister

effect. Black comedy, is a sub-genre of comedy and irony where dark topics like death, rape, murder, married affair, human obliteration or domestic violence are treated in a humerous manner.

The recreating of a book, film or play for humour, it can be used to make fun of or ridicule a certain production. Examples include the likes of Scary Movie and Paul.

This is a type of comedy combining humour and action. Examples include Hott Fuzz, Hancock and Men in Black.

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