Dramatic irony is when the audience knows more about a situation than the characters in the story do. A great example of this would be the typical horror movie scenario in which a character enters ...
Nov 02, 2021 · Dramatic Irony occurs when the audience (of a movie, play, etc.) understands something about a character’s actions or an event but the characters do not. Examples of Dramatic Irony: Girl in a horror film hides in a closet where the killer just went (the audience knows the killer is there, but she does not).