Uses and Gratifications Theory of Audiences-Film Studies

Theorists
Katz & Blumler
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Entertainment
escapism, relaxing, filling time, CATHARSIS, sexual arousal
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Information
Direct, Indirect, "educated"
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Personal Identity
Ability to identify with protagonist/antagonist, values, narrative -> popular culture
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Social Interaction
Enables people to connect, identify with other -> SOCIAL BELONGING
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Card 2

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escapism, relaxing, filling time, CATHARSIS, sexual arousal

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Entertainment

Card 3

Front

Direct, Indirect, "educated"

Back

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Card 4

Front

Ability to identify with protagonist/antagonist, values, narrative -> popular culture

Back

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Card 5

Front

Enables people to connect, identify with other -> SOCIAL BELONGING

Back

Preview of the back of card 5

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