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Comedy in the Movies

Comedy is one of the hardest genres to succeed in. The critics are basically the audience. They laugh, you're a hit. They don't, you're not. Comics don't have to wait...

Special Effects for Movies

Special effects are sometimes what make a movie, well, special. In today's computerized world, with the help of computers, movie makers can put moviegoers right into the...

Famous Movie Quotes

Walt Disney is quoted as having said, "I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained." Here are some...

Great Movie Villains

America loves to hate movie villains! Many of the great movie actors have opted to play villainous roles in movies for that very reason. And we have had some really...

Comic Book Heroes in the Movies

Comic books have been around about as long as movies have been around, and the union of the two mediums was really inevitable. Comic book heroes like Superman, Batman,...

African Americans in the Movies

The question is, "Does life imitate art or does art imitate life"? In my opinion, some of both are true. Hollywood is a reflection of life at the time the movie is made...

A Short History of Stunt Men and Women in the Movies

In the early days of film, nobody even considered the idea that the star of the movie wouldn't participate in all of the scenes even if the scenes were dangerous. The...

An Inside Look at Pro-War Movies

There are action war movies that decry the horrors and personal sacrifice of war. We call them anti-war movies. Then there are films that promote the glory of war. We...

Women in the Movies

Women's roles in the early movies reflected their roles in society at the time. Women, according to men of the period, came in three distinct varieties: "nice" women who...

Greatest Movie Heroes

The movies have a way of making us see ourselves in the role of the heroes and heroines. We can just picture ourselves conquering evil and saving the world! Evil rarely...