Essays Tagged: "film analysis"

The Shawshank Redemption, analysis

The Shawshank RedemptionFor my film analysis, I chose the movie The Shawshank Redemption. FrankDarabont directed Shawshank and wrot ... the style of the movie is in the cinematography byRoger Deakins. The whole story looks like it was filmed with a blue filter. The filtersgive a special beauty to the scenes, which in turn causes more ... key light. The lighting of these scenes give a sense of violence withoutactually showing it in the film.The screenplay written for The Shawshank Redemption is exact and precise,everything in the movi ...

(4 pages) 287 2 3.0 Jan/1995

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

The Shawshank Redemption

For my film analysis, I chose the movie The Shawshank Redemption. FrankDarabont directed Shawshank and wrot ... the style of the movie is in thecinematography by Roger Deakins. The whole story looks like it was filmed witha blue filter. The filters give a special beauty to the scenes, which in turncauses more ... w key light. Thelighting of these scenes give a sense of violence without actually showing itin the film.The screenplay written for The Shawshank Redemption is exact and precise,everything in the movi ...

(4 pages) 172 1 4.0 Feb/2003

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

The Usual Suspects - Critical Film analysis.

The Usual Suspects - Film AnalysisThe director uses several cinematic techniques and embeds a whole range of other techni ... a whole range of camera angles to contribute to the overall sense of mystery, sustained through the film. High angle camera shots are used in the opening sequence to convey the powerless and ultimatel ... n element of confusion amongst the audience, contributing to the success of this unique crime genre film. The audience is left almost clueless at the particular camera movements, emphasizing the silho ...

(3 pages) 97 0 5.0 Oct/2003

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

Film Analysis Review of the Gangs of New York.

Film Analysis ofGangs of New YorkMany people do not realize the brutality people had to live through ... e Gangs of New York" revealed to America some of the ugliest histories of our country. In this epic film, Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Cameron Diaz show the audience that America is full o ... seemingly free and open, but conflicted and conflicting country it is today.The opening act of this film cuts straight to the chase. Each person had it rough. They had loving families. They had strong ...

(4 pages) 107 1 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

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(3 pages) 376 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Croc Dundee Film Analysis

Year 11 Australian Studies Film Analysis: Crocodile Dundee.Question 1: Describe the features of the various environments shown ... rocodile Dundee.Question 1: Describe the features of the various environments shown in the film.The film, Crocodile Dundee, showed the environment of the Northern Territory - especially parts of Arnhe ... have ever been up to that part of Australia but I believe how they portrayed the environment in the film is very true to life. I think I would be accurate in saying that it was not set in summer other ...

(3 pages) 30 1 4.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

He Auteur Have Known Better: Andrew Sarris and the politicization of American film authorship.

He Auteur Have Known Better.Andrew Sarris and the politicization of American film authorship.Andrew Sarris first gained prominence through the importation of many of principals ... pages of Cahier Du Cinema, a French journal which dealt solely with the critical interpretation of films, and the goal of creating standardized set of film theories. Many of the Cahier’s most in ... y of the Cahier’s most innovative beliefs were rooted in the critical appreciation of American film, a previously marginalized art form, which offered a refreshing alternative to the stagnant nat ...

(16 pages) 16 0 0.0 Sep/2008

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

The Curious Case of Film Adaptation: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button from Text to Film

At the heart of film adaptation, there is film adaptation theory. Film adaptation theorists lay out common guideline ... , there is film adaptation theory. Film adaptation theorists lay out common guidelines for print to film analysis. Many of these theorists operate on the same blanket of main points: fidelity and proc ... e on the same blanket of main points: fidelity and process. Fidelity is concerned with how faithful film adaptations are to their print counterparts. Process is concerned with the act of adaptation, w ...

(7 pages) 27 1 5.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Written Film Analysis Paper - Tyler Perry

� Pennsylvania State UniversityBerks CampusTHE ART OF THE CINEMAWritten Film Analysis PaperMitchell HannaCOMM 150Section 051April 23, 2008Heidi MauIntroductionEmmitt Perry, ... aperMitchell HannaCOMM 150Section 051April 23, 2008Heidi MauIntroductionEmmitt Perry, Jr., American film director, was born September 13, 1969, in New Orleans, Louisiana. His childhood was marked by p ... ed the urban market (every African American from age eight to eighty), all wanted to watch the same films.Realizing that African Americans were being fed a steady stream of films featuring hoodies and ...

(6 pages) 45 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

As Good As It Get: Film Analysis

Film Analysis: As Good As It GetsTri-Star Pictures starring Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, and Greg Kin ... produced and directed by James L. Brooks. The story and screenplay were written by Mark Andrus. The film is about a romance novelist named Melvin Udall, played by academy award winning actor Jack Nich ... elvin Udall is a "classic" example of how a person lives with obsessive-compulsive disorder. In the film, Melvin wears gloves to protect his hands from germs and dirt. When he washes his hands, it is ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community