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Cinescopes: What Your Favorite Movies Reveal About You

posted by Nell Minow

What are your favorite movies? “Rocky?” “The Great Escape?” “Happy Gilmore?” “Lord of the Rings?” Are you an adventurer, a creator, an idealist?

Cinescopes: What Your Favorite Movies Reveal About You says that your favorite movies are a reflection of your personality and temperament. Authors Risa Williams and Ezra Webb have written a book that sorts everyone into one of eight categories, based on their favorite movies. Their website also lets visitors submit their top 10 lists to get their profiles and get a chance to see profiles of other movie-lovers with similar tastes. The sorting may be superficial, but it is fun to see what other movies fall into your “type.”



  • jestrfyl

    This seems to be one more way to employ something like the Enneagram or the Myers-Briggs Type Inventory. These are all sort of fun, and can be used in a variety of ways. I like using them with kids in a superhero/fantasy genre. It is great to use with Star Trek, Harry Potter, Wizard of Oz and others.

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