Essays Tagged: "actors and actresses"

Movie Stars of the 1920s -- this is essay is about a couple different movie stars from the 1920s. some of the stars are Clara Bow, Charlie Chaplin, Lon Chaney and Louise Brooks

In the 1920's, there were many famous movies and movie actors. The 1920s were a time when flims really began to become a popular past time, to watch and to ... to become a popular past time, to watch and to star in. In this paper we will explore a few of the actors and actresses who graced the big screen back in the day as well as the movies they starred in ... e big screen back in the day as well as the movies they starred in.In the 1920s, many of the famous actors were not actors but actresses. Out of the many, Clara Bow was the "it" girl. She brought vita ...

(2 pages) 73 0 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

"THE BIRTH OF A NATION": An Epic Silent Film Sterotyping Black Americans and the Deep South.

er of Hollywood" with "Birth" being oneof his most classic films. He makes use of many accomplished actors and actresses of his time including: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B.Walthall, Miriam Cooper ... s obvious that even in the making of this film African-Americans were viewed so separate that white actors were used to play African-Americans when their characters came into close contact with white ...

(5 pages) 245 2 4.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

"THE BIRTH OF A NATION": An Epic Silent Film Stereotyping Black Americans and the Deep South.

er of Hollywood" with "Birth" being oneof his most classic films. He makes use of many accomplished actors and actresses of his time including: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B.Walthall, Miriam Cooper ... s obvious that even in the making of this film African-Americans were viewed so separate that white actors were used to play African-Americans when their characters came into close contact with white ...

(5 pages) 100 0 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

A Pageantry of Costumes

nd individuality of the people wearing them. This had a great impact on theatre because even today, actors and actresses come alive when they get changed for performance.To show the evolution and slow ... oadcloth, kersey, and similar materials were worn extensively in most productions. Only the wealthy actors/actresses could afford such fabrics as cloth of gold or silver, velvet, satin, tissue, tinsel ...

(5 pages) 63 1 2.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The 1930s-1940s

s an era of sophistication. It was an exhibition of celebrities and the extravagant lives they led. Actors and actresses such as Fred Astaire, Clark Gable, Bette Davis, Greta Garbo, Rita Hayworth, and ...

(1 pages) 94 3 3.7 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Pirandello: Six Characters in Search of an Author -- analysis, dramatic elements, dramatis personae, themes (with textual reference), genre, synopsis, setting

d Female LeadBoy (mute role)IngenueLittle Girl (mute role)JuvenileMadam PaceOld Character LadyOther Actors and ActressesStage Door ManFirst Stage ManagerSecond Stage ManagerStagehandsRoles for 9 men a ... story. The director agrees to help.Major Crises:*The Director realizes that the Characters are not actors looking to rehearse, and that they expect him to serve as their author and write their play. ...

(4 pages) 88 0 2.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

"A streetcar named desire" by Tenesse Williams.

osing of the cast of the two most important parts, readers are now able to see the perfect group of actors and actresses representing these characters.Marlon Brando gives an amazing rendition of Stanl ... lliance of Elia Kazan in casting the major characters. Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh, such radiant actors, make the movie what it is. People who see the movie want to read the play, and people that r ...

(2 pages) 82 3 3.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Analysis of the film "Othello" by Oliver Parker.

echniques and devices used to achieve this and their effect.The effectiveness of Parker?s choice of actors and actresses needs to be first questioned. Cognizant of the character Othello's empty un-ref ...

(8 pages) 194 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Representation of teenagers in films

s genre so you do have a fair idea. Most posters show the main characters and have the names of the actors and actresses on them. In magazines they review some of the new released films and tell you t ...

(9 pages) 69 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

What do you think makes Indian film Indian? Write an essay on the distinctive narrative traits in Indian cinema which distinguishes it from European or American films you have seen.

dentified with, the hero is applauded, the virtuous is worshipped and the villain is condemned. The actors and actresses are household names; there is no escaping their omnipresence. Through this essa ... moral codes implied within the narrative to better their own lives. Special effects, violence, and actors' names are often major themes that bring Americans to the movies. While most Hollywood films ...

(17 pages) 165 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Biased Beauty

is based solely on the "physical attributes" one has. Classic examples include models in magazine, actors and actresses in movies, and billboard ads. Consider the magazine Glamour. They title is catc ...

(3 pages) 89 2 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Crew Roles In A Film

the director is to take the film from the script and put it onto the screen. The director picks the actors and actresses that will be in the film. This person is essential in making the film what it i ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Reality vs Reality TV

ore popular because of its unscripted performance and cheaper production costs. Instead of watching actors and actresses memorizing lines and twitching face muscles in front of the screen, the audienc ... TV is also cheaper to produce compared to other shows because it does not need a screenwriter, paid actors, or artificial settings. According to Scott Collins in the Los Angeles Times, "scripted serie ...

(9 pages) 196 4 4.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Anorexia Nervosa: Hazardous Disease or a normative behavior?

d. What we are in a way being taught today is that success and happiness mean thinness. Top models, actors and actresses, television people, and every one surrounding us are fairly obsessed with their ...

(8 pages) 50 0 4.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Room

that drapes around my bed.To my right are the walk-in closets covered with pictures of my favorite actors and actresses and also of my favorite musicians. In front of me are two closed windows. Under ...

(2 pages) 433 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Wiz

Oz. "The Wiz" is one of the best African American musicals ever made because it has a great cast of actors and actresses, it has hidden symbolism that relates to African American life, and the choice ... ne is one of the greatest jazz singers of this era. Nipsey Russell, one of the 70s "blaxploitation" actors, plays the part of the Tinman. Comedian Richard Pryor plays the Wiz. His comical actions give ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Connected Text Essay: 'Memoirs of a Geisha' & 'Servant of the Empire'

have admirable, inspiring and relatable characters. Geisha, again, has the visual advantage of real actors and actresses playing the characters. Luckily, all the actors in Geisha were tremendously tal ...

(3 pages) 13 0 4.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Macbeth Performance Analysis

the characters’ appearances, their actions, and, most importantly, the emotions with which the actors and actresses perform their lines. In Shakespeare’s Macbeth, a large portion of the play ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Godspell The Production

the stage setup at Godspell was awful. The slanted stage could not have made it any easier for the actors to perform, not to mention all the distractions in the background. For example, the music per ... her equipment in the back made me wonder what she was doing, rather than helping me to focus on the actors and actresses. I did like the speaker setup however. The color coordination screens over the ...

(3 pages) 1101 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

American History

owever, this success does not only come from the men strength, but it also come from the women. The actors and actresses had done a very good job on playing their parts even though they had to face th ... stress situation for many people in the film.There were a few obstacles that the producers and the actors had to face because of the federal laws. The first barrier was the director of the film. Bibe ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers