Romanticism In Film

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Romanticism was a movement that started in the 1700's that focused on emphasizing pathos, inspiration, individualism and superiority. Most films have a dimension of romance between a main character and a supporting character. A romance film is any film that the central storyline features the romantic involvement of two characters.
Many romantic films do not have fairy tale stories or happy endings, although love serves as a shield against the harshness of the real world. Romantic films often elaborate the main theme of love at first sight. Romanticism refers back to the romantic characters of the Middle Ages and also modern films. Romantic love on film is a universal human experience that produces intensely powerful, strong feelings. Romantic Literature has had a strong influence on modern day films through pathos, folklore, and love. Pathos is a communication technique used most often in rhetoric, and in literature, film and other narrative. Pathos is a appeal to the emotions of the person, and elicits feelings that already reside in them. Pathos is also a communication technique used most often in rhetoric, and in literature, film and movies. Disney has perfected the art of using pathos to popularize their many hit movies. Essentially, Disney plays on the feelings of their audience to create emotional connections between them and the characters. Some movies for an example would be snow white, cinderella, lion king, tarzan, the little mermaid, beauty and the beast,
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