Essays Tagged: "Cher"

French Speech- presentation about oneself

est rigolo. J'ai pris le déjeuner a la cantine- un sandwich au jambon avec des frites. C'est cher mais ce n'est pas mal. L'après-midi, c'était biologie et l'histoire. Je suis rent ...

(2 pages) 56 1 3.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Emma and Clueless Comparison. Based on Journey's.

ton is sure her status as a married woman makes her a superior human being.In the case of Clueless, Cher feels that her beauty and wealth makes her a special person and her indulgent father?s praise o ... to say something new about many of the themes, including the social hierarchy.For example,Dion and Cher give Tai a tour of the school, and easily display the social hierarchy of high school, but how ...

(4 pages) 54 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

?Recreations of an existing text provide not only a new text, but a new reading of prior text.? Emma and Clueless comparison

appropriated text, takes on much of the same idea, however in a modern day approach. An overview of Cher?s life is presented through the use of montage of clips, colouring, upbeat music, camera techni ... becomes a canonical text and a new reading is then provided for Emma. The protagonist of Clueless, Cher not only is able to wear whatever she wants, however she uses her clothing as a liberating fact ...

(2 pages) 58 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Media Literacy Analysis of Amy Heckerling's "Clueless"

nship."JOSHThe character that I am basing this concept on is that of Josh. He is the stepbrother of Cher, the main character. His innocent attitude and down to earth personality first grabbed me and a ... ossesses qualities that I do not have. I found a great example when he goes to a party to make sure Cher is behaving and upon seeing her friend lonely, he proceeds to make her feel better by dancing l ...

(4 pages) 59 1 4.5 Apr/2004

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

Emma by Jane Austen and Clueless by Amy Heckerling, An Analysis

ghtley, being a landowner and magistrate, are on the top of social hierarchy in Highbury. Likewise, Cher's father's powerful position in Beverly Hills is reinforced through locating the camera from hi ... hed social indicators of worth and social acceptance. This is especially evident in the scene where Cher introduces the different social groups to Tai, which resonates with Emma's derogatory remark "t ...

(3 pages) 89 2 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

The differences and similarities between the movies "emma" and "clueless"

and personal growth by using the theme of social status and moral worth. The protagonists, Emma and Cher, are bound to transform from callow young adults to mentally and emotionally mature women, give ... nineteenth century England, while Clueless sets in Beverly Hills, U.S.A. in the 1990s.Both Emma and Cher are young ladies of the rich, high-class society and cultural elite. Money is important for bot ...

(3 pages) 38 0 0.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Society and community Topic: personal and social identity

dolescents in different ways. In this film an African American man starts his new job as a schoolteacher where the students are known for their bad behaviour and extremely poor manors. His class is a ... from poor families, many of them having other family issues to deal with as well. Eventually the teacher manages to gain the respect of the class and teaches them how to act like adults so they can co ...

(4 pages) 73 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

In What Sense is Cher, the protagonist of Clueless, a Hero?

In What Sense is Cher, the protagonist of Clueless, a Hero?Nearly every literary work has a hero, or a main character ... reciated, and the clever hero is able to outsmart his enemies without even laying a finger on them. Cher, the central character in Clueless can be thought of as an anti-hero as she performs no real he ... areas of feminist analysis, among them cultural and literary criticism.(Weedon 1987, p. 11)Although Cher is not your 'everyday' heroine, she does represent a struggle that many heroines must go throug ...

(7 pages) 23 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Emma and Clueless" Video Comparison.

stinct, the role of men and women as well as their social status is coincidentally similar.Emma and Cher, each the protagonist of their own film, despise interaction with people of a lower class. In E ... ass. In Emma, she assumes that since Mr. Martin is a farmer, he is illiterate. Just as in Clueless, Cher is disgusted by Travis in the way he chooses to dress and present himself. The parallel charact ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Dec/2005

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

The Diary of Marie Antoinette

May 15, 1774: Cher Journal,Je m'appelle Marie Antoinette, Queen of France. I was born on November 2, 1755 in Vienn ... hings of you every second! I am just a teenager! I'm not ready to be a queen!MarieJanuary 19, 1775: Cher Journal,Things haven't gotten much better. Remember how I said I would do a whole entry on Loui ... how that is going to happen. I should probably go tend to my people now! Salut!MarieJuly 22, 1777: Cher Journal,I finally convinced my oldest brother, Joseph, emperor of Austria, to tell him to have ...

(6 pages) 26 0 4.3 Dec/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Comparison of portrait/ photograph scene from 'Emma' by Jane Austen and 'Clueless' by Amy Heckerling

ious to his admiration for herself.The power and influence able to be exerted by he beautiful, rich Cher is depicted through a series of cuts between her wielding a camera, symbolic of dominance, and ... ding a camera, symbolic of dominance, and the movements of people in the photo. The ease with which Cher is able to manipulate them clearly portrays the 'cool, popular kid' of modern society as being ...

(1 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparison of car/carriage scene in 'Emma' and 'Clueless'

and the more conservative regency period in Emma. The heated quarrel in Elton's car which leads to Cher being abandoned in a remote location at night would have been regarded as outrageous in Jane Au ... m expected of her. The different social position of females within society is also revealed through Cher's lack of restraint, and aggressive reaction to Elton's confessions which show the power and in ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Clueless/Emma Essay Plan

se fail to realise, and thus enables them to compare the value system of both eras.Setting-Emma and Cher (Alicia Silverstone) are representational products of their social environment-Emma: microcosm ... al, class conscious and mono-cultural. Concentrated on rigid codes of propriety, wealth and status.-Cher: multicultural, individualist and consumerist world of Beverly Hills in LA. Teen cultured world ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 Mar/2007

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

Cher Vs Emma

ers. Emma Woodhouse is part of the rich, high scale society I the nineteenth century England, while Cher Horowitz is one of the most popular girls at her high school. The description of Emma is the sa ... ne of the most popular girls at her high school. The description of Emma is the same description of Cher. Because of their upscale lifestyles, both Emma and Cher are spoiled, and always tend to think ...

(3 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


Throughout the film Clueless, Alicia Selverstone plays the main role of Cher, a wealthy and spoilt girl, who is totally clueless. She is a character who is paralleled to Em ... totally clueless. She is a character who is paralleled to Emma, a character of Jane Austin's novel.Cher spends most of her time matchmaking. As she says, "…excuse me…I have contributed ... king. As she says, "…excuse me…I have contributed many hours to helping two lonely teachers find romance" she gives us the idea that matchmaking is a worthwhile cause, as though it's as ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

What are some of the similarities and differences between the films Emma and Clueless?

things from their experiences and mistakes. "Not a total betty, but a vast improvement". (Dionne to Cher) Both characters realise that making other people's life better is not going to gain them anyth ... at the main characters in these two movies think of themselves as 'matchmakers'. The main character Cher in the movie 'clueless' tries to do a project by matching people together. After successfully m ...

(4 pages) 15 1 5.0 Jun/2008

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

Comparative essay on Emma by Jane Austen and Clueless by Amy Heckerling

lower middle class, above her station in life. Heckerling uses irony to portray similar ideas about Cher, 'would u look at that girl she is so adorably clueless. We've got to adopt her' shows how Cher ... ced materialistic society. This is strongly highlighted in the visual irony that Heckerling uses in Cher's opening lines 'I actually have a way normal life for a teenager' which is juxtaposed with ima ...

(7 pages) 13 0 3.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays


of Schather’s study during a particular part in the movie. This scene is when Dion, who plays Cher's best friend, is practice-driving with her cute and charming boyfriend, Murray, and Cher (IMDb ... as Dion is practice-driving with her learners permit, with Murray in the passenger’s seat and Cher behind Dion. Dion gets too absorbed in a conversation and suddenly finds herself stuck on an ex ...

(3 pages) 848 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

How has Heckerling transformed the first few pages Of 'Emma' to the opening of 'Clueless' ?

t adults. Heckerling has modified the first paragraph in “Emma” with mosaic-like shots of Cher having fun at the beginning of the opening scene in “Clueless”. We see shots of Cher ... . We see shots of Cher and her friends partying, eating, shopping and driving. In all of the shots, Cher is either in the middle or by herself - in short, all the attention is directed at her. Also, t ...

(9 pages) 1904 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

French assignment

French Assignment(Hassaan Zafar 12112)Cher frère,Je suis arrivé à mon appartement à Karachi hier soir. Le imme ...

(1 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies