Essays Tagged: "Jim Henson"

The heroes journey in relation to Jim Hensen's "The Dark Crystal."

With its "animatronics" technology, Jim Henson's 1982 film, The Dark Crystal, in both form and theme depicts key elements of David Leemi ...

(4 pages) 31 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Violence on tv and children

hy Singer, Ed.D. Yale University"Television is basically teaching whether you want it to or not." - Jim Henson, Muppets CreatorDoes TV teach? Those who spend billions of dollars on television advertis ... an also help foster a deeper understanding of the real effects of violence: "I'm happy that you and Jimmy are just pretending to kick, because if you really kick each other you will both get hurt" (Ca ...

(40 pages) 281 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gothic aspects in the Jim Henson film, "Labyrinth"

resents a twisting, intricate journey, guarding the central goal from direct access.Explored in the Jim Henson children's film Labyrinth, Sarah the young protagonist must complete the labyrinth within ...

(2 pages) 10 1 3.0 Nov/2006

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

Violence In Television, Music, And Video Games

studies have been carried out in the past decade, all which report similar findings. Like the great Jim Henson, the Muppets creator, once said, "Television is basically teaching whether you want it to or not."

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Jim Henson

Jim Henson I was able to make many children happy during my lifetime. I had an interesting b ...

(1 pages) 368 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Flesh-eating bacteria

crotizing myositis which attacks the muscles themselves. (Macleans's, pg.48) The American puppeteer Jim Henson died in 1990 from STSS, a disease that has claimed up to 80 percent of its victims. (Macl ...

(7 pages) 26 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Inspiration caused by Jim Henson

Professor GadsdenWRT-101 Composition ISeptember 18, 2014On May 9th, 1965 puppeteer and artist named Jim Henson made his first television debut. Though Henson was not directly on television, he helped ... y decided to use puppets and short educational skits also involving adult and children interaction. Jim Henson had a crucial part in the creation and success of Sesame Street. "The Jim Henson Company ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers