TOEFL Essay Topic 180 - Movies are popular all over the world. Explain why movies are so popular. Use reasons and specific examples to support your answer.
Lots of movies, for example, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, are popular in the current world. Many people often
Lots of movies, for example, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, are popular in the current world. Many people often go to the cinema to watch movies. Why movies are so popular? There are numerous reasons.
The first reason can be seen by everybody is that movies are very entertaining. After a day of hard work or study, people need to relax. But now, they maybe have not enough energy to go to camping trips. Why not go to cine to watch an amusing movie? It can let people laugh, cry, and forget any bother about their work or study. After watching movies, people will feel refreshing, then can go on doing their work or study.
The second reason is that movies can enhance our horizon. There are numerous movies concern the worldwide affaires. Titanic and Pearl Harbor all come from true stories. I still remembered, when first time I saw the Titanic, I was fascinated by the luxury ship which was in the early 19th century and was moved by Rose and Jacks love. Titanic also told me there are so many differences between rich men and poor men in Europe of 19th century. Through watching movies, I widen my insights.
The last reason but no the least is that movies give us a lot of imagining. For instance, Harry Potter, it is a fictional movie. It lets me recall many dreams of my childhood and now these dreams all came true in this popular movie, Harry Potter.
In short, from what has been discussed above, I can make a conclusion that movies are so popular nowadays because they can let people relax, enhance horizon, and imagine. Movies are a good change of pace from the hard work or study.