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1

Should a viewer consider a film’s level of ambition when analyzing it?

Yes

2

What does the Genre approach entail?

Judging a film based on the genre it is given

3

What does the Humanistic approach involve?

Judging a film based on the impact it has on the viewer

4

What is the Eclectic approach?

Choosing an approach based on the director’s intention

5

What is the Auteur approach?

Judging the film based on the director’s style

6

From the text, Good “WOM” does what?

Word-Of-Mouth (WOM)

7

What does seeing a movie “cold” mean?

Seeing a film when nothing is known about it

8

The key function of a reviewer is to provide what?

To lead the viewer towards a better understanding of a film

9

The feminist approach to film criticism most often focuses on what?

Issues with gender

10

Which terms are used in Jungian criticism?

Analyzing the film’s characters and their relationship with the story

11

In evaluating any given film, viewers should do what?

Watch the film, understand the concept, the reasons behind it and how effective is the film

12

What factor in filmgoing helps form or influence an opinion of a movie?

Critics’ opinions