What is the Netflix Effect?

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Netflix is a content and production corporation based in the United States, launched by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in 1997 in California. It is a subscription-based online streaming platform where you can find various movies and TV series. Each year, the rate of Netflix subscriptions accelerates by 10%. In 2021, about … Read more

Difference between Thor in Norse Mythology and Movies

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Our favorite Marvel hero, Thor, is a character derived from Norse mythology’s god of lightning and thunder. He was the son of Jörõ and Odin. However, Norse mythology is quite a complex and intertwined belief system, and Marvel didn’t keep the character of Thor just like it was described in the mythology. … Read more

The Three Forms of Loki in Marvel Universe

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What comes into your mind when you hear the term “God of Mischief”? If your answer is Loki Odinson, you are a man (or woman) of culture. Loki is a fictional character created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby for Marvel Cinematic Universe. He appeared for the very first time in August … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Charlie Chaplin

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Almost every one of us is familiar with the name Charlie Chaplin, and he’s known to be a great director, actor, and writer. But did you know that before he became successful, he went through a lot ever since he was a child?  Charlie Chaplin was an English comic actor, composer, and … Read more

Ultimate Guide to the Wizard of Oz

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The Wizard of Oz is a popular American musical fantasy film in 1939 that was produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or MGM. It is considered as one of the greatest films of all time, and as well as the most successful adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s fantasy novel that was published in 1900, “The … Read more

Top Movies Based On Greek Mythology

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Greek mythology is a unique set of folklore and fantasy stories about the ancient Greek gods, goddesses, heroes, and old Greek rituals. It used to be a part of the religious practices in ancient Greece where they believed in Greek gods like Zeus, Poseidon, Apollo, and Greek goddesses like Aphrodite, Hera, and … Read more

Interesting Facts About Lucille Ball

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Lucille Désirée Ball opened her eyes in this world on 6 August 1911. She belonged to America and worked as an actress, model, comedian, producer and studio executive. Ball was the producer and star of several sitcoms, including I Love Lucy, Here’s Lucy and The Lucy Show. In addition to this, she worked … Read more

Best Short Films of All Time

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They may be films of a smaller scale, but these short films have made a significant impact, not just on the budding filmmakers but also on the general viewing audience. To the novice filmmakers in particular, though, these short films provide them with an excellent chance to hone their art and craft … Read more

Famous Animated Films That Are Not Disney

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When you’re talking about animated films, Disney is pretty much the gold standard. But there are also non-Disney animated films that deserve the same recognition and have also been a big part of our childhood. 1) The Land Before Time (1988) The enormously successful The Land Before Time franchise started with the … Read more

Top Broadway Musicals

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There are countless Broadway musical productions, but some are considered truly memorable in the viewers’ hearts and minds. Maybe it’s the unforgettable melodies and lyrics of the songs. Maybe it’s in the relatable storyline. Maybe it’s the top-rated cast or the high production value. Or maybe all of them! Here are the … Read more

Off-Broadway Musicals That Are Worth Checking Out

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The term “Off-Broadway” refers to theaters in New York City that are smaller than Broadway theaters, typically having a seating capacity between 100 and 499. Some of the Off-Broadway productions have successfully made their way to the Broadway stage. Hamilton is a notable example. Off-Broadway transfers to Broadway definitely help certain productions … Read more