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Unformatted text preview: Elements comment in action film genre:- Film with very high level energy.- Often a lot of physical stunts.- A lot of physical activity, stunt man stands in for actor.- Audience sees actor playing a role the actor will risk well-being by doing their own stunts.- Sometimes involves chase scenes or various races like fast n furious movie.- Often involve rescues and escapes.- Action & vice- Often very violent.- One interesting thing is that they can take place almost anywhere.- Sometimes characters are two dimensional good guys or bad guys. Two dimensional- A person that is not thoroughly fleshed out as a human being.- Some action films become serials with a popular character that is repeated over and over and a lot of these films are made from Producers point of view as audience escapism. Adventure Film Genre- Exciting stories and ae designed to be energetic.- One common element in regards to characters is that it places character in a new experience. A place that the character has never been before which is the dramatic experience....
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This note was uploaded on 08/06/2011 for the course THEATER 120a taught by Professor Sushtari during the Fall '10 term at UCLA.

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