snowstone's Handy Movie Trailer Quick Reference Guide

If the movie trailer contains the words...It means that the movie...
"In a world where [insert criminal or terrorist problem], one man must fight to [insert lofty goal]"...contains lots of explosions, action and machismo.
"[violin crescendo] Yada-yada Pictures is proud to present...." an epic wannabe, aspiring to grab a handful of Oscars.
"This summer, [insert virtue or primal emotion] has a new name."...aspires to be the sci-fi or horror blockbuster of the year.
"A movie about love, life and other catastrophes." a romantic comedy.

Posted by cronopio at 10:07 AM, July 05, 2002 | Comments (0)