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Licia Margarete

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The Hollywood Mania around the Globe


Get Ready to Be Entertained

Movies of Hollywood have always been a fad among the people all over the world. It's aw-appealing, dazzling and mesmerizing effect simply takes us to another world. The stories that sometimes inspires us, awakens our romantic feelings, fills our heart with joy, roll us on the floor with laughter and at times brings tears to our eyes. We try to find the stories of our lives in the movies... joy, sorrows, misery, love, lust, anger, flamboyance. It is the ultimate source in which we find entertainment, emotions and fun. It is the charm of Hollywood that attracts billions across the world towards it. Motion films that comprises stunning picturization, dramatic storyline, breathtaking visual effects and magnificent cinematography. In short, a complete package of entertainment.

Hollywood films have a long history. This industry had a very profound effect across the world ever since the early 20th century. It history can be fragmented into four periods. That is the era of silent films, classical films and modern Hollywood cinema. While the French Lumière Brothers are usually accredited with the origin of modern cinema, it is unquestionably American cinema that soon became the most dominant power in an emerging industry. Since the 1920s, the American film industry has grossed more money every year than that of any other country.

Today it is a multi-billion dollar industry that rules the entertainment domain all over the world. From motion pictures to documentaries and animated flicks, Hollywood has it all. The movie and its stars have an enormous fan following around the globe. The films of Hollywood have seen landmark success and its stars has become icon for the people. The larger than life characters portrayed in the movies are simply fills us with wonderment and inspiration. In other words this American Film industry has dominated the entertainment market worldwide. Major production companies like Warner Bros, Paramount pictures, Sony Pictures, Legendary, 20th Century, Dreamworks, MGM, United Artists, Universal pictures, Walt Disney Studios have produced and exhibited films which has seen historic success. Some of the films have become epical icons making their name in the hall of fame of the movie industry for lifetime.

Films of every genres like action, adventure, Sci-fi, horror, fantasy, romance, animation, drama is produced and showcased all over the globe. It has given some of the mega successful films of all time like The Dark knight, Transformers, Titanic, Star wars, Lion king, Iron Man, Harry Potter series, Matrix, Indiana Jones, Life of Pi, Shrek, Batman begins, Inception, and Madagascar. The characters of the film have become every household name and craze like a contagious hysteria. Some of them have become iconic figures for the people. Be it glamour queen of all time Marilyn Monroe who became a heartthrob for millions or the legendary Marion Mitchell Morrison, popularly known as John Wayne. In the recent times artists like Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Tom cruise, Robert Downey Jr, Angelina Jolie, Leonardo Dicaprio, Jessica Alba, Scarlett Johansson, Charlize Theron who are having a fan following of millions all over the earth's hemisphere. Noted directors like Steven Spielberg, Christopher Nolan, James Cameron, Ridley Scott, Martin Scorsese who have given fantastic flicks of all time like the Jurassic Park, Gladiator, Avatar, Hugo and Dark Knight Rises.

The prestigious academy awards or called the Oscar and the golden globe awards are held every year to honor the most celebrated motion pictures, the actors who lived the stories and the technical teams who infused life into the grand 70mm extravaganza.

With the introduction of new technological advancements and entertaining tools, the cinema going has become even more thrilling. The induction of 3D technology and visualization, it has turned watching movies into a spectacular experience. The entertainment industry is cashing in on the fame of the stars and their flicks in every way. Social media websites are developed so you can connect and get updated about the news of your favorite actors and actresses. Merchandise are being launched and sold to the people branding their beloved stars. Games are made on the plots of the hit movies so that the experience of the flicks continues even after it has made its mark on success list. On the later part the DVDs and the CDs of the flicks are sold you can collect and treasure them, watch them over and over again.

To summarize it can be stated that it is just not cinema what we see, it is a whole metaphoric perspective that we live in those 2 to 3 hours of the film. The characters are just not screened on that giant white curtain, we see ourselves in them in some way or other. We idolize our stars, at times adapt the thoughts we get from the movies, feel our joy, our sorrow with it. In a way we the movies are just not movies, it is somewhere a part of our life.

Author Bio - Licia Margarete works at Bharat Book Bureau as an Industry Analyst, Bharat Book Bureau is the leading market research information aggregator that provides market research reports, industry analysis, company profiles, country reports ,online databases to corporate and others. Licia has more than 5 years of experience. She has rich knowledge and experience of various industries across the globe. In her free time she likes writing for blogs and some of the topics which interests her are health,technology, automotive, psychology, lifestyle, travel and other related topics.

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