Movies effects on the body

By: Hannah Borushek

Movie effects

The Chicago Tribune published an article on June 22, 2011 saying that movies may have special effects on the body. They talked about 4 genres of movies. Comedy, Horror, 3D and Romance. Comedy movies, it says, makes your blood vessels bigger by 22%. Horror movies can make you have a spike in Adrenaline and Cortisol. Also, if you have coronary heart disease it can increase you're heart rate. Lastly, watching horror movies can bring back a traumatic experience you had. 3D movies can make you feel dizzy, get a headache or feel nauseous. Also, it can bring out an underlying issue like bad eye sight.