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The Cabin in the Woods

The Cabin in the Woods (2011) USA, 95 mins:
https://ww3.fmovies.co/film/cabin-in-the-woods-5741/
Section (1):
Many viewers, both horror fans and non-horror fans alike, find The Cabin in the Woods to be a fun and unique film that plays with tropes and clich├ęs that have become standard in mainstream films and straddles multiple genres. In 4 3-5 sentence paragraphs, please answer the following questions:
1. How would you categorize the film’s genres?
2. Using specific examples from the film as evidence, identify at least one example each of structural conventions, thematic codes, and iconography found in the film that are associated with at least two of the genres you identified.
Section (2):
Then, respond to one of your peers in 3-5 sentences. You may wish to provide additional examples of structural conventions, thematic codes, and iconography that support their argument OR outline examples for a genre that your peer did NOT list.
I will upload section (2) after section (1) is finished.

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