Used For: Summer blockbusters and action films. This trend is also relatively new, and is used mainly for action films and thrillers (though there are a few exceptions). Blue and orange are two colors that don't immediately conjure color associations, but "pop" so that they are pleasing to the eye and attention-grabbing at the same time. The two colors together represent hot and cold, implying explosive action and excitement and a balance of good and evil.
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