June 6, 2011 Scream Movie Effects People flock to horror movies every year. Normal to be scared! Another is to solve the question of who did it? Unfortunately, many of these horror films do not scare people or expose the killer so clearly that the audience gets bored…
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How does he do it? Well, as one of the characters exclaims, "There is a formula for a very simple formula that everyone is a suspect ..!”This document will explain how Craven uses his camera shots, and explicit scene to scare the viewer and keep them guessing who the murderer (s) is. In horror movies, the sound is an intricate part of the film. Scream is no exception. Immediately from the beginning of the movie, the sound is present. The film begins in the same manner with creepy music in the background Dimension Films comes slowly from the darkness. It is followed by a roar, as if many of the doors are closed. Even then the music is still mysterious as the film title is stretched and returns in a crash. Then, the phone rings, rapid beating of a heart, fast, scary screams, a knife cutting something, and, finally, followed by more shrill screams. Ringing phone connects to the first scene. The caller picks up the phone and the music, the beating heart, and cry disappear. All this happens within 20 seconds of film. Craven has already played in all senses of the viewer. It is expected that something bad is happening. Another example of sound effects early is when Drew Barrymore hangs up the phone for the second time from the mysterious caller. The scene changes to outside the house where the camera focuses on a few branches. We hear the sound of crickets, frogs, etc. In these sounds, a crack is heard. The camera moves down and the viewer sees that it is a swing swaying forward and back, which is making noise. The rope rubs against the branch. It creates a feeling of excitement because, among the quiet night sounds that sound strange cracking sound. It also leaves the viewer wondering maybe someone is in the tree? Wes Craven is determined to use these small objects to scare the viewer. Different images give the viewer information about what is happening on stage. Wes Craven has carefully chosen his plans. For example, there is a comprehensive plan of Sidney behind. It comes in the closet (above) and the camera follows her from behind. After seeing many horror movies, the full shot of the character's back means danger. Sidney is in the middle of shot, leaves on both sides of its opening. The murderer could jump on her and kill. This image could also be the murderer of hers following from behind. Again, Wes Craven creates fear in the eyes of the viewer. Another shot is of the killer speaking on the phone to Sidney. The shot is of the shoulders and above. Sidney considers that the appellant is a friend playing a joke on her. She is about to hang up when the caller said that if she does she will "die like her mother." Shot, then goes to a close-up of the face of Sidney. The viewer can see that Sidney realizes that the caller is not a friend playing a joke on her. The viewer can also see that she is afraid. Close-ups deal with the psychological effects. The viewer sees a change of character, which will react to that. Close this just made things more frightening. Finally, one of the best shots of the film is near the end. The principal has just been stabbed by the murderer. The murderer wears this dress called "father of death." As the principal is on the ground dying, the camera cuts to an extreme close-up of the principal's eye. In a reflection of their eyes, the murderer appears (in costume, of course). This photo is a really good overall effect. I think the purpose of death is depicted. The last thing the principal sees is imminent
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