Most of housewives use different shows and movies as the background while doing housework.
There is another interesting phenomena and that is a section of the population that enjoy both equally.
But you will not find much information about films being useful.
Reading books on the contrary influences people positively.
For some people, reading a book is not the easiest hobby in the world.
We have all sometimes picked up a book and put it down after battling to read the first page.