A large duck (burger_eater) wrote,
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Having broken my vow to never watch Sci-Fi Originals again (not that they've pretty much stopped the lefty-baiting), I watched MINOTAUR, which imdb (and Salad Eater) labels Horror. Me, I can't see it as anything other than fantasy.

Yeah, yeah, the labels don't matter. Seriously, they don't. Still, I like the idea that fantasy has room for an overpowering supernatural enemy that pushes all the dark-corners-run-and-hide buttons.

Doesn't horror require a millieu that appears to be rationalistic and free of magic? Once the characters accept the existence of magic, monsters and the supernatural as a natural part of their world, doesn't that shift the genre out of horror and into fantasy? I think so.
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