Which would take the horror tag off of most slashers as well, including the early Friday the 13th films and, yes, even Halloween.* I like the discussion, but in the end the only definition that will matter is the one that each individual holds as their own. However, if you want to break it down to the simplest terms: hor-ror –noun 1. an overwhelming and painful feeling caused by something frightfully shocking, terrifying, or revolting; a shuddering fear: to shrink back from a mutilated corpse in horror. 2. anything that causes such a feeling <-------- Jaws frightfully shocked, revolted, terrified, and gave me an overwhelming and painful feeling that has since kept my adult swimming locales restricted to birdbaths. :nervous: * Spoiler Myers getting up after the gunshots and fall, while improbable, is not impossible.