kathryn white art Film genres are classifications of films according to their themes, styles, characterizations, techniques, and settings. Films with noticeable patterns according to those characteristics are classified together of these classifications. There are major film genres that are popular and well-known while you will find others which are not as familiar for the general viewing public. Here is a collected description of film genres to the major ones. We'll go through this film genres list in alphabetical order. It seems that 3D technology may be the future of movies. With the launch of 7000 projection rooms all over the world inside the coming time, 2010 is regarded as the year of 3D movie. After the success of 3D movie Avatar, many films are planned to create with 3D technology. Let's wait for a appearance of such intriguing and special films.