Actors dating as far back as the italian renaissance

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in a way that allowed them to slap together loudly. Actors dating as far back as the Italian Renaissance used such a device to simulate the sound of two actors slapping each other, to great comic effect. Early filmmakers quickly realized that this very physical style of comedy was perfectly suited to the world of movies. In particular, the extreme gestures and facial expressions required to express emotion in silent films lent itself easily to slapstick. Romantic Comedy
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Andreas Georgiou 1 As the name implies, a romantic comedy centers around a love affair. In a typical romantic comedy, the protagonists meet in some unusual, often awkward situation. At first, they may be wary of each other, or actually dislike each other. Eventually they become fond of each other, but then separate because of an argument or other impediment to love. Ultimately they reunite for the obligatory happy ending. Typically, external circumstances (for example, an extreme coincidence, or the interference of friends) cause the protagonists to declare their love for each other unexpectedly.
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