Analysis Of ' 50 Shades Of Grey ' Trilogy Essay

791 Words Apr 6th, 2016 4 Pages
While doing research for this discussion, the hardest part of this discussion for me was trying to figure out what I find surprising that was popular. I would have to stem back to the “50 Shades of Grey” trilogy. This surprises me because of the content of series. I was more surprised by the audience that it was capturing. This series captured anyone from young adult (18+) to the geriatrics. From my aspect, I started to read the series and lost interest very quickly, but I do not like erotic novels. However, my grandmother who is 75 and mother in law who is 55 were completely indulged in the book series. There have been thousands of erotic novels made in history, but why is this one so more popular than the other. According to a CNN article it states that “50 Shades” is no different from what’s already being sold. The major difference is that it somehow become part of current pop culture of the zeitgeist. The trilogy became popular because of the masses of society that were indulged in the series, which led to the movie and the huge success of the movie when it was released. There is a second movie to be released and society will continue to flock to this one because of the popularity of the trilogy and the first movie. Just like looking at The world of the World of Coca-Cola they are building a trademark with the trilogy, they have books, shirts, bed sheets, sex toys and the list goes on and on. However, nowhere in the trademark will you get the experience of the books and…

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