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Institution Research

Institution Research 20th Century Fox

20th Century fox film corporation (formerly known as twentieth century- Fox Film corporation with hyphen used from its inception until 1986), also know as 20th century fox, 20th century fox pictures,20CFFC, TCF, FOX 2000 pictures or simply fox is an American film studio distributor and one of the six major American film studio. It film studio is located in the century city area of Los Angeles.

History20th Century Foxs story begins in a tiny theater on New Yorks Lower East Side. In 1904, fresh from Hungary, 25-year-old William Fox amazed audiences with his magical hand-cranked films. The beginnings were humble folding chairs, a painted wall for a screen -- but the desire to entertain and move people has been at the core of what 20th Century Fox has been doing ever since. By 1915 Foxs five-cent movie shows were wildly popular and his single screen grew first into a chain of 25 theaters around New York City and then into a movie making business.

Fox left New York in 1915 for the sunny skies of Los Angeles. There he discovered and shaped the screens first movie stars including the cowboy Tom Mix, the movies first sex symbol, Theda Bara, and boxing champ turned actor George OBrien. Fox was attuned to the latest trends and technologies of the industry, pioneering the use of sound with the development of the Movie tone sound system. Merging with rising movie powerhouse Twentieth Century Pictures, founded in 1933 by Darryl F. Zanuck and Joseph M. Schenck, the renamed 20th Century Fox began an unprecedented run of unforgettable movies that continue to this day.

20th Century Fox is one of the most popular film industries in the whole wide nation. Every year 20th Century Fox create 16 to 20 movies. 20th Century Fox focuses on all kind of movies which includes romance, drama, action, thriller, comedy and fantasy.

20th Century Fox movies have a rich story line with all the known and famous actors. 20th Century Fox usually make high budget movies and they also have very Hi Tec machinery and camera for film production.

Some famous movies by 20th Century Fox are: -

Bibliography https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/20th_Century_Fox

http://www.fox.co.uk/about

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Twentieth_Century_Fox_Film_Corp.aspx

http://www.seeing-stars.com/Studios/FoxStudios.shtml