Category: Arts Film

Not often today does a movie survive at the box office without computer generated landscapes or dozens of special effects. Recently, a movie broke that barrier and set a few records of its own. Good Will Hunting not only survived, it prospered at the box office this season. Doing so well at the box office against such stiff competition as Titanic, As Good as it…

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The world is full of injustice. Of programs that want to accomplish the right things but get twisted by the people that run them. This essay will deal with the reasons and Birth of the Hays Commission, the ludicrous steps they took to add “morality” to the motion picture industry, and some other sensors of the time. All things said in this essay are true…

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Stanley Kubrick uses his film, Full Metal Jacket to say that people today are brainwashed products of decades of conditioning. Kubrick strongly encourages us to relish individual thought. He expresses that society’s ideology encourages conformity, which can eventually cause fatality. Also the article “You Cant Hack It Little Girl: A Discussion Of The Covert Psychological Agenda of Modern Combat Training” by R Wayne Eisenhart realizes…

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Memento term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Memento directed by Christopher Nolan, is quite the rabble-rouser. The concepts and ideas the film conveys to the movie watching audience are a welcome, fresh change from the recent stagnation that American Film has endured. Mr. Nolan built this film off a concept that had nothing in common with the all too familiar current movie templates directors have been following in hopes to create the…

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Photography term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

The Photographic silver process Photography is the process of producing images on a sensitized surface ( a film ) by the action of radiant energy and especially light. The light creates an imprint of darks and lights upon the film which resemble the image from which the light has been reflected. In the process of black and white photography, silver plays a great role in…

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In Analyzing Steven Spielberg s movie Saving Private Ryan, I realized that I can not base a movie only on realism. A good movie has to have some kind of character or formalism to carry the viewer through these realistic scenes. . In my critique I wish to point out some uses of realism, formalism, and stereotypes in the movie Saving Private Ryan. In my…

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Sleepy Hollow term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Looking at literature through a director s critical camera lens is an effective way to view a piece of literature as well as history. Through a visual adaptation of Washington Irving s The Legend of Sleepy Hollow , Tim Burton takes on the challenging task of effectively entertaining an audience as well as retelling a part of history. Burton tries to recapture Irving s story…

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Tan And Wang term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

The Joy Luck Club The film and book, The Joy Luck Club, directed by Wayne Wang and written by Amy Tan, respectively, although still depressing at times was a nice departure from the blunt death and destruction featured in the works we discussed the first half of the semester. The stories of the eight women hit very close to home for me because I also…

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The Origins of Star Wars In the movie Star Wars, Director and Screenplay writer George Lucas creates a very complex, believable universe. Lucas borrows many things from different places to create his universe.This paper will show whether or not he succeeds and how does he does it. The origins of the much of Star Wars will be explained and the symbolic nature of the characters…

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Toulmin’s Theory Model Essay submitted by Alomani This movie talks about the crusades to gain Jerusalem back from the Moslem army that was lead by the great sultan Saladin. At the beginning of the movie the Moslems hear about the misfortunate Moslems that are treated badly in Jerusalem, consequently, Saladin takes over Jerusalem in a battle with the Christian leader Rhene who was in charge…

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