Essays about: "The Movies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 191 essays containing the words The Movies.

  1. 1. Linguistic Politeness in Children’s Movies. : A quantitative corpus study of politeness expressions in The Movie Corpus

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sara Jaeger; [2020]
    Keywords : children’s language; diachronic approach; historical pragmatics; language change; language in film;

    Abstract : This study aims to analyze explicit politeness markers such as please and thank you in children’s movies using The Movie Corpus. Differences in use over time as well as between children’s movies and other genres of film are investigated, by extracting a variety of frequencies from the corpus for further analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Most Disturbing Definition: Are Extreme Cinema Films Part of One Big Genre?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Lancelot Jensen; [2020]
    Keywords : Extreme Cinema; Extreme Film; Extreme Movies; Disturbing; Controversial; Graphic; Violence in film; Sex in film; Sexual violence in film; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In this essay I have looked at how the term extreme cinema should be categorized. Should it be categorized as a genre, a subgenre, an umbrella term or something else. To find this out I have divided the essay into three chapters, one long and two short. READ MORE

  3. 3. The portrayal of leadership in popular culture

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Dahlqvist; Peter Nenzén; Nils Randerz; [2020]
    Keywords : Leadership; influence tactics; power; discourse analysis; popular culture.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study is to provide in-depth research on power and influence attempts in the context of leadership, through analyzing the discourse in popular culture in the form of movies. Methodology: In order to address the research question a qualitative study has been conducted with a discourse analysis as the main tool, complemented with a narrative analysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of an interactive authoringtool for creating branchedvideo : Design av ett interaktivt författarverktyg för att skapa grenadevideor

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Simon Schmidt; Tyrén Nils; [2019]
    Keywords : Authoring tool;

    Abstract : With the release of ”Bandersnatch” in 2018, an interactive movie where the viewermakes choices that affects the outcome of the story, we know that successful interactivemovies are possible and appreciated. Although this technology already exists the possibilitiesare seemingly limitless. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Changing Importance of Ratings for Sales: Evidence from the Film Industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Bendik Enstad; [2019]
    Keywords : ratings; word-of-mouth; social learning; film;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the influencing effect that ratings have on revenue using a fixed effects framework. A panel data set of up to 2,025 movies running in US and Canadian cinemas with daily frequency is constructed. The period spans from 2010 to 2018. READ MORE