Essays about: "The Movies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 186 essays containing the words The Movies.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. A Pirate's Life For Me : A comparative study of the Queen Anne’s Revenge and the Quedagh Merchant shipwrecks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Amanda Oxonius; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Dagens syn på pirater har länge blivit influerad av olika medier. Allt från böcker och filmer har kontinuerligt påverkat allmänhetens syn på en viktig del av marinhistoria och på så sätt har den perioden av historien blivit näst intill översedd av forskare. READ MORE

  3. 3. Havelock in India as an Emerging SCUBA Diving Destination : Challenges and Opportunities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Emmy Yuspeh; [2019]
    Keywords : India; Marine Protected Areas; SCUBA diving; Sustainable Destination Development;

    Abstract : This qualitative field study is conducted on the Andaman Islands in India and focuses on the sustainable destination development and SCUBA diving tourism. The island in focus, Havelock, is an emerging tourist destination and an international airport is scheduled to open in the Andamans in 2021. READ MORE

  4. 4. Anthropomorphic design and anticipated user experience : A two-step provocational design study of the user experience of smart anthropomorphic products

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Robin Bahlenberg; Xing Yan; [2019]
    Keywords : Anthropomorphic design; User Experience; Intelligent Products; Product Design; Information Communication; Uncanny Valley; Emotional Design;

    Abstract : We often see anthropomorphic designs in movies as highly intelligent robots, created to make our lives easier, but anthropomorphic is far more common than that. From cameras that look like eyes to face and voice recognition technology and avatars used by companies to support their brands. READ MORE

  5. 5. The different viewing experiences between special and visual effects

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Caroline Yu; Ann-Mia Zhang; [2019]
    Keywords : Computer graphics; CGI; effect comparison; special effects; visual effects; Valence-Arousal Model; emotional reaction;

    Abstract : Computer graphics field is rapidly growing and is widely used in many industries, especially in cinematics. The visual effects, which is a part of the field, have become more affordable in comparison to special effect. By using more visual effects, safety during the shooting increases and the use of resources decreases. READ MORE