Entertaiment is a form of activity that has the potential to be consumed, offering pleasure in a passive way. According to Oliver and Barstsch (2010), entertainment is understood objectively, communicates between text and audience, comes from an external stimulus, offers pleasure, requires an audience to exist and occurs in a passive form. It has also demonstrated the ability to cross between different media.
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