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The sentence is:

I don't enjoy watching horror movies.

Why not use:

I don't enjoy watching a horror movie.

instead, since I will be talking about every single horror movie. And I think that:

  • movie is countable noun and
  • horror functions as an adjectival or attributive noun here.

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I don't enjoy watching horror movies.
is correct..
But we can also use the indefinite article a in the sense of any, to single out an individual as the representative of a class

e.g a boy should obey his parents.

Therefore I don't enjoy watching a horror movie.
is also correct.

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If you say:

I don't enjoy watching horror movies.

you speak in general, about (almost) all horror movies, AND about all times when you want to watch a movie.


If you say:

I don't enjoy watching a horror movie.

it can change the meaning to: now I do not want to watch a horror movie, but in the future maybe I will enjoy watching one.

Overall, the meaning of the two sentences is quite similar, and the first form is preferred.


If you want to make a clear statement for just one instance, you can say:

I don't feel like watching a horror movie (now / today / ...).

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