Purpose: Film trailers are made to introduce the film, and make the audience want to see the film. They receive money from this, by advertising the film. Trailers are there to try and entice the audience into wanting to watch the whole film. Trailers give information like; title of the film, genre, basic storyline, actors and usually, favourite
parts of the film that are exciting. Trailers or film information are usually found in many different places, such as; television, radio, newspapers, internet, at cinemas before other films and even on flyers or posters placed around. Genre [image]You can tell that this film is based with many different genres, these are; fantasy, action and adventure. You can tell this at many places in the trailer, as it show
s many different creatures or monsters, these being all mythological such as an orcs, ogres and devils. Furthermore, you can work out that this is also an adventure and action film because of their travels to many different places, and action, because of the battles and fights that take part in the trailer.