The Mirrorball Man wrote:
Laughing at horror movies is like being afraid of comedies, i.e. you're not doing it right.
Obviously you haven't seen The Cabin in the Woods
. Or Shaun of the Dead
. Or Army of Darkness
. Or about a thousand others.
Besides, since when was it forbidden to mix emotions? There's plenty of worthwhile humor in the best movies in many genres -- horror, action, romance, drama, you name it. And the best comedies have moments of seriousness. Really good stories run us through a gamut of emotions.