The video above is an example of a grade 'A' opening thriller, which has been a huge success on Youtube, by influencing numerous media students, setting a high standard.
How has the internet been used to launch this movie, to a wider audience?
First of all, the video has been uploaded onto Youtube, which is a worldwide video engine. Youtube has the largest audience in terms of online videos. Therefore, this video would easily be found through the search tool, if someone was looking to watch a thriller film - opening.
In addition, Youtube allows these videos to feature embedded codes, which can be proccessed onto social network sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Myspace or blogs. This makes it simple for the video to be shared amongst a wider demographic.