action-packed a.full of action
The first episode is action-packed.
addictive a.cannot stop doing or eating once you have started
The problem with video games is that they're addictive.
creepy a.unpleasant and making you feel uncomfortable
There were certain places that were really creepy at night.
dreary a.boring and making you feel unhappy
She had spent another dreary day in the office.
entertaining a.funny and enjoyable
We watched an entertaining movie last night.
futuristic a.having very modern technology or design
While the technology might be futuristic, the idea is simple.
heartbreaking a.very upsetting
The story brought back some heartbreaking memories for me.
inspirational a.making you feel full of hope or encouraged
He gave an inspirational reading of his own poems.
intense a.of extreme force, strength, degree
He was sweating from the intense heat.
tear-jerking a.tragic, making you cry
Recently he often listens to tear jerking songs. We are really worry about him.
thought-provoking a.making people think a lot about a subject
This is an entertaining yet thought-provoking film.
action movie a.film with a fast-moving plot, usually containing scenes of violence
A beer-drinking dog provides the comic relief in this violent action movie.
film Types n.action films; comedies; romantic films (rom-coms); adventure films; musicals;
dramas; period films(historical dramas); (films set in another historical time); real life films; war films; horror films; science fiction (Sci-Fi or SF).
box office hit n.financially successful film
The new movie might be a box office hit, but I didn't like it at all.
soundtrack n.the music that accompanies a film
The best thing about the movie is its soundtrack.
plot n.the main events in a film or book
The movie has a very simple plot.
intricate a.very complicated or detailed
The slow section for the four leading dancers is intricate and complex.
intricate plot n.a very complex, labyrinthine plot
A detective novel usually has an intricate plot.
blockbuster n.book or film that is very successful
Blockbuster movies hit town like tidal waves.
the big screen n.films that are shown in cinemas
He will soon be returning to the big screen for his first movie since 2005.