Last year the entertainment industry made $32.6 billion in revenues from movies. People gathered in all types of theaters to witness the magic of film. Some relaxed in luxury 3-D theaters in New York while others gathered in a small village square to witness another world. The stars are better know than their elected officials and the joy is unlimited.
Many citizens obtain their ideas for a better future from the silver screen. Others learn about the fragile nature of this planet and its people.
Boston.com's Big Picture recently did a photograph essay on movies around the world.