#BRWC10: The Next 10 Years In Film

#BRWC10: The Next 10 Years In Film

It’s our tenth birthday at BRWC. Yes, #BRWC10 – ten years of bringing you reviews, features, interviews and lots lots more about film, television and anything else that takes place on screen! In 2008, we still rented DVDs and no one had heard of Netflix so, looking into my crystal ball what do I think might be some of the future trends.

No frills cinema

I think this may be the way forward. I hear you say what on earth is no frills cinema. In the same way, we couldn’t now live without Easyjet or Ryanair for that cheeky, low cost break away to the sun, I believe cinema will go the same way. There will be a certain number of seats either free or for a nominal cost but they won’t recline, have cup holders and if you want to have refreshments then these will be charged at a higher cost. Similarly, in the premium seats (which one chain already has) these will come with refreshments and possibly better sound.

Immersive will be the standard

Rather than being something that is a bit of a gimmick or a one off as is currently the case. I predict that immersive cinema will be the standard – if it snowing on screen then the temperature will drop in the auditorium and everyone will see real snow falling. Gone will be the days where all you needed was your imagination.



Franchise Fatigue

Maybe it is just me, but I pray for the day that we no longer have franchises that just go on and on. I think the backlash is coming, cinema-goers want original content rather than part 5 of 12. The same goes for reboots and remakes. Some films from the 1980s don’t deserve to be seen let alone have an encore!

Genre cinemas

There will be a move towards having cinemas that just show films from a certain decade or a genre on a constant loop – sci-fi cinema anyone?

What I don’t believe is that cinema is on the decline. If anything, I think there will be a backlash to the streaming services which people spend an inordinate amount of time looking for that good film to watch. More and more people will want to watch something on the big screen with other people.


We hope you're enjoying BRWC. You should check us out on our social channels, subscribe to our newsletter, and tell your friends. BRWC is short for battleroyalewithcheese.


Trending on BRWC:

Medieval: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 12th September 2022

Ticket To Paradise: The BRWC Review

By Rosalynn Try-Hane / 15th September 2022
Don't Worry Darling: The BRWC Review

Don’t Worry Darling: The BRWC Review

By Rosalynn Try-Hane / 22nd September 2022

Pinocchio: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 8th September 2022
The Movie: Review

The Movie: Review

By Joel Fisher / 8th September 2022

Cool Posts From Around the Web:



Ros is as picky about what she watches as what she eats. She watches movies alone and dines solo too (a new trend perhaps?!). As a self confessed scaredy cat, Ros doesn’t watch horror films, even Goosebumps made her jump in parts!

NO COMMENTS

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.