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Why Do We Watch the Same Movies Over and Over Again?

The most rewatchable stories ever: The psychology and spirituality behind the TV shows and films we return to over and over again

What are the most rewatchable films and TV shows ever? And what makes certain movies and certain TV episodes we want to rewatch over and over again? The spirituality and psychology behind our need to see certain stories repeatedly. Above (left to right): Star Wars and the Wizard of Oz top the most rewatchable lists but Elvis Presley, who sold more records than anyone and starred in 31 films, is the latest example of this need to see certain stories over and over. Collage by Joseph Serwach

Why do people watch certain movies and TV episodes over and over? The rewatchable are the stories we return to repeatedly, like Star Wars, The Wizard of Oz, or



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Joseph Serwach

Story + Identity = Mission. Leadership Culture, Journalism, Branding Education. Inspiration: Catholic, Polish. https://serwachjoe.medium.com/membership