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    Posted: 11 Jan 2018 at 6:30pm
Can anyone give me an example of a pure Thriller? I had a hell of a time with this genre in challenge 2, and only made it work by making a sci-fi thriller, but one of my judges took specific issue with that.

The examples they give with the genre definition are:
The Hunt for Red October - Military/Spy Thriller
Gone Girl - Crime Thriller
Se7en - Crime Thriller
Mission: Impossible - Spy Thriller
Black Swan - Psychological Thriller
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Any genre that includes Gone Girl along with Mission Impossible has some identity issues, yes.
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Originally posted by JeffreyHowe JeffreyHowe wrote:

Any genre that includes Gone Girl along with Mission Impossible has some identity issues, yes.

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