Just like in ancient times, a civilization’s progress was identified by its culture, today a civilizations progress is identified by the type of movies it produces. The greatness or the shallowness of the society depends on the main principles or themes on which the movie is based. The writer has a great hand behind this along with the director. Their ideology or thought process clearly defines the whole civilizations culture or mind set. This is truly an irony. How a handful of people can really define where our society is headed for? It is quite true that the movies receives mixed reviews as the different people are bound to have different opinions, unless they are clones.
The spread of films and filmography has been quicker than the transition from black-white screens to colour screens. They are one of the widest forms of media to communicate with the people. Ideas of change can be spread quickly.
This is mostly the common man’s source of entertainment after the daily soaps and sports.The Show Box app, a generic entertainment app, which allows common man to watch movies on the go without any registration whatsoever. Besides watching movie on the go, the movies can also be downloaded via torrent or the server.
The app has inbuilt connection to opensubtitles.org to access subtitles from the app. But to use that feature one should have an account. It has also connections with IMDB to list movies according to ratings at IMDB. Movies also can be sorted via genres.
The ShowBox for PC app is a virtual movie hall for many people. If one has a Virtual Reality device, such as Google Cardboard, one is in for a life changing experience. One can virtually watch any movie released or made in US on this app. The app also uses some kind of clustering algorithm in order to cluster similar movies. Although this feature is quite similar to Netflix, it still needs improvement.
Movie is a canvas for the script writers and directors to show case their skill and make the viewers aware about anything that is important by their point of view. They express their opinion sometimes by subtle irony or comedy. Fiction, Drama and mystery quite popular among the audience is mostly meant to thrill the audience and provide them a way to escape from their monotonous boring life.
Although some of them carry meaningful messages, mostly people look towards them for a sense of enjoyment. Documentary, another style of movie, slowly gaining popularity as the number of geeks are slowly increasing, provides the audience with valuable information in a short span of time.
Movies, based on comic books and novels, are the ones that attract the largest fan following. They are meant to give people a hero to which they can look up to whether in fiction or reality. Most of the heroes are common man, just like anyone of us but they rise above their problems to help others. This is what makes them heroes. They showcase all the good qualities that man has stood up for many centuries. The list of the genre goes on and on……