People in the United States, and increasingly around the world, are influenced by Hollywood films…

People in the United States, and increasingly around the
world, are influenced by Hollywood films. Think of two romantic love movies
that you like very much. For each one, answer the following questions: (a) How
do the two lovers meet? What are the circumstances? (b) When they meet, is
there “love at first sight” or does it develop gradually? (c) How does the
audience know that the two have “fallen in love?”? That is, through what sort
of scenes is a state of romantic love depicted? (d) Does something cause the
two lovers to separate from each other? If so, what is it (such as a
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People in the United States, and increasingly around the
world, are influenced by Hollywood films. Think of two romantic love movies
that you like very much. For each one, answer the following questions: (a) How
do the two lovers meet? What are the circumstances? (b) When they meet, is
there “love at first sight” or does it develop gradually? (c) How does the
audience know that the two have “fallen in love?”? That is, through what sort
of scenes is a state of romantic love depicted? (d) Does something cause the
two lovers to separate from each other? If so, what is it (such as a
misunderstanding or an external event like a disaster)? (e) What brings the two
lovers back together? (f) What makes this movie so appealing to you? Do you
often cry at romantic movies? If so, why do you think you do?

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