What is Entertaiment?



Entertaiment is a broad genre of cultural artifact that provides pleasure, amusement, and insight. It is a powerful social force that can be found in a variety of forms and media. Many familiar themes, images, and structures have demonstrated a remarkable capacity to cross over different media platforms, which is why certain entertainment elements can be seen in motion pictures, television, books, music, video games, and even architecture. This feature allows us to create an historical record of how these media are influenced by and influence each other.