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A B movie or B film is a low-budget commercial movie, but not an arthouse film. In its original ... In either usage, most B movies represent a particular genre—the Western was a Golden Age B movie staple, ... signal an opinion that a certain movie is (a) a genre film with minimal artistic ambitions or (b) a lively, energetic film ...

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Cinematic exhibition of the B movie, defined as a relatively low-cost genre film, has declined .... Joe Leydon of Variety, capturing the way it crossed the line between genre and art film, called it a "diamond in the rough, or at least a shiny bit of ...

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May 9, 2014 ... Rarely has any movie genre turned from sincerity to self-parody as fast ..... Guillotine has the best gimmick weapon ever in a martial arts movie.

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Nov 30, 2018 ... B-movies were often but not always genre films, with the western, science fiction, the crime film, and the horror film predominating. The term ...

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May 9, 2014 ... To compare them with A movies in terms of resources and ... “women in prison” film is a classic sub-type of the larger 1970s exploitation genre.

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These are the top films in the b-movie genre, meaning that each and every one of .... American martial arts comedy film that parodies Hong Kong action cinema.

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Oct 24, 2016 ... Before I defend this much-reviled art form any further, let's get down to brass tacks and return to that first question: what is a B-movie?

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Nov 7, 2011 ... NEXT: Bibbs wonders if movie genres can ever really die, and laments the passing of teen dramas, con artist movies and more…

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Highest-Grossing Films By Genre Type ... graveyards, spooky castles, abandoned buildings or structures) in Horror films, battlefields in War films, .... There are dozens of other sub-genres types (and hybrids), such as martial-arts action films,