The Birth and Evolution of CinemaThe history of cinema is filled with exciting and surprising details. Who knew, for example, that the first moving pictures were a type of magic trick? Or that the first feature-length film was a silent version of “Hamlet”? The art of filmmaking has come a long way since the first moving image was recorded by inventor Thomas Edison in 1891. In our articles, you will find masses of information about the history of cinema and how film evolved into the spectacular spectacle it is today.
Cinema Created Hollywood Movie Stars
The Golden Age of Hollywood is remembered as the peak of cinematic glamour, but movie stars didn’t suddenly appear in the years around 1930. They were there from the very start. It was silent movies that first created film stars, not sound…86
The Biggest Selling Movies in Cinema History
The movie industry has produced some of the most profitable films in history. In today’s digital age, movies are available from a wide range of streaming services and video-on-demand platforms. This accessibility makes it easier for viewers to…78
The History of Cinema and Movie Theatres
The history of cinema and movie theatres is filled with growth, innovation, and changes. From the first silent movies to the smart-home theaters of today, there has been an evolution in not only the equipment used to create better images but…91
What was the first Public Cinema?
The first Public Cinema was probably in the 18th century. It was a large room similar to a lecture theater, where people paid to see performances, which were often representations of famous plays and musical performances. There were also…88