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For example:This video talks about the importance of giving affection to your pets, they were mentioning how you should make enough time for your pets to ensure their happiness in the long run, it was posted by PetFriends.

I watched the movie "Cradles" yesterday, it was a good movie and it talks about the upbringing of two brothers and the hardships their parents face to give them a decent childhood.

  • At least be consistent. Either it was a good movie and it talked about [blah blah] or it is a good movie and it talks about... – FumbleFingers Reinstate Monica May 9 at 16:43
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Your example is fine. You watched (past tense) the movie because that event happened yesterday, but the movie talks (present tense) because the movie, as a recording, will continue to talk to others.

This is often the idiomatic way to refer to recorded media, including the printed word. Just consider these quotes from book and record reviews:

  • "... the gusto with which he sings those final two lines..."
  • "On track number 7 he sings 'I believe I can fly'"
  • "...in his own book he deals with a much longer period..."

This is idiomatic because you are not speaking about a past event, but the ongoing effect that the media in question will have on people. Of course, if you're talking about the event of making a movie, writing a book, recording a song, then you use the past tense:

  • he sang in the studio
  • he made the movie in Hollywood
  • he wrote in his book...
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