1. Making a TV show/movie/play (especially when it's a period piece (the work itself, not the work-within-the-work (oh god, this is getting confusing)))
  2. Low-key spy fiction
  3. Genre deconstruction/splicing (that isn't parody)
  4. Documentaries about animation
  5. Movies about fictional rock bands
  6. Unconventional high school shows
  7. Triads
  8. Modern noir
  9. Sci-fi noir
  10. Comedic noir
  11. Noir
  12. The 80s "erotic thriller"
    I wish I had a better name for it, but this kind of movie.
    Suggested by   @roche
  13. Dark Fantasy
    The Dark Crystal, Legend, Return to Oz ETC ETC
    Suggested by   @shanaz
  14. 70s Horror
    Suggested by   @roche
  15. A period piece made in the film style of that period
    CQ, The Good German
    Suggested by   @roche
  16. Elseworlds/What If? Comics
    Suggested by   @tombatten
  17. Horror films about artists
    Suggested by   @moonjockey
  18. Hammer horror
    Suggested by   @moonjockey
  19. Italian comedies/dramedies
    Suggested by   @moonjockey