Since good acting is a rarity now-a-days, movie producers are relying on special effects more and more. Most of the movies I remember watching growing up were jammed packed with special effects. Special effects, along with a good plot, make movies the block-busters they eventually become.
There are a many situations that cannot be acted out in a safe way; this is where special effects come in. “11 Reasons Why Special Effects Are Awesome” explains how producers use technology and special effects for all types of special situations.