Over 100 years ago in 1878, "Sallie Gardner at a Gallop" was credited as being the first motion picture, and at the time consisted of only 24 black and white photographs lasting just over a minute. Since then, the film industry has transitioned to color then to three dimensional and now to four-dimensional movies.
Today, there are hundreds of movies coming out every year, some of them like "The Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" and "The Justice League" with production budgets exceeding $300 million. And there are those like "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," "The Fate of the Furious" and "Beauty and the Beast," which break box office records and each makes over one billion dollars worldwide.
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