Why Do People Watch Movies

Movies are already part of ones journey, as a matter of fact; there are some who believes that movies are just screen (and even digital) versions of their own lives. Like music, some movies depicts the true emotions of the creators; it could sometimes be a remake of real life events or about a persons wildest dreams. There are even some horror filme which are too realistic that some people feel as if its already telling the story of their lives.

Watching movies is also one of the most popular hobbies of people worldwide (next to sleeping and eating). Well, who havent watched any of the Harry Potter movie series or Julia Robertss smash blockbuster Pretty Woman? There are also horror filme such as The Exorcist which are being revived and improved to cater to the taste of the new generation. These movies, along with a million more, are celebrated not only in the movie industry; these movies are also seen as alternative worlds, they are real Continue reading “Why Do People Watch Movies”

All Time Great Hollywood Blockbuster Movies

Blockbuster movies are those which are very popular or successful in terms of reception in the market. It even works for films which are made on very low budget. They too may eventually succeed and exceed the expectation of the producer and the public. For example, Fried Green Tomatoes, The Rugrats Movie, The Blair Witch Project, Crouching Tiger, and Hidden Dragon.

The period from 1975 to 1985 was a period of blockbuster hits and major publicity campaign with new technologies and special effects. Jaws (1975) by Steven Spielberg was a concrete example of the new type of filmmaking. Star Wars (1977) was a mega hit, which used all the elements of traditional and modern movies. It was also an important phase in American film Continue reading “All Time Great Hollywood Blockbuster Movies”