Essays Tagged: "Marilyn"

Ideologies shaped by Hollywood. Speaks of Marilyn Monroe

eering force it is today. A re-emerging image in Hollywood is that of the sex symbol, epitomised by Marilyn Monroe in the 1950's. Monroe is Hollywood's archetypical sex symbol, where the cultural phen ... es, instigates her immortal and legendary status. The first ever issue of Playboy magazine features Marilyn Monroe as the covergirl. By decoding meaning from this magazine cover, the visual and writte ...

(6 pages) 161 1 4.3 Oct/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

A good report on the book Cold Equations. Kind of short.

ognition changes them in differentways.While reading "The Cold Equations" I began to understand how Marilyn felt, andhow she coped with her problems. At first Marilyn was shocked to find the out about ... er way through the black horror of fear toward the calm gray of acceptance."That quote explains how Marilyn was finally beginning to accept her fate. After she hadaccepted it, although she was still v ...

(2 pages) 48 0 4.1 Jun/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

"Stlye is an Attitude"

, I notice that it was more widely accepted for a woman to look "healthy." For example, think about Marilyn Monroe. She was one of the most sought after female in American history. Marilyn was a size ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Influence of a Legend: Marilyn Monroe Discusses Marilyn's life and her influence through the years. Includes bibliography and outline.

Influence of a Legend: Marilyn MonroeOutline for Research PaperThesis: Marilyn Monroe's status as a sex symbol and popular ... a, and even Britney Spears.I. Introductiona. Backgroundb. ThesisII. Growth of Sex Symbola. Becoming Marilyn Monroeb. Love LifeIII. Movie Stara. Achievements1. Movies2. AwardsIV. Impacta. Andy Warholb. ... ople to envy, admire, and enjoy. However, the most lasting image we have of stardom is the image of Marilyn Monroe. "When you speak of the American way of life, everybody thinks of chewing gum, Coca-C ...

(7 pages) 163 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Norma Jeane...Marilyn Monroe.

Norma JeaneI did my report on Norma Jeane, also known as Marilyn Monroe. Norma Jeane was born on June 1, 1926 at the Los Angeles General Hospital. Her mother ... e met photographer and agent, David Conover. He got her connections into Hollywood.Norma Jeane, now Marilyn Monroe, was an actress for 16 years. She made 29 films, 24 of which were in the first 8 year ... oles as a supporting and leading actress. The first movie that I found was Dangerous Years in 1947. Marilyn played a waitress and her role was cast at the bottom of the list of credits. In 1948 Marily ...

(3 pages) 78 0 2.5 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Marilyn Monroe's life, focusing mainly on her marriage to playwright Arthur Miller

entury Fox on August 26, 1946. Soon after, Norma Jeane dyed her hair blonde and changed her name to Marilyn Monroe (Monroe being her grandmother's last name). Marilyn played small parts in numerous mo ... l 1950 when The Asphalt Jungle provided her with a small but influential role. Later the same year, Marilyn's performance as Claudia in All About Eve earned her further praise. It was her performance ...

(4 pages) 48 0 4.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Marilyn's life: A depiction of Hollywood life

Marilyn Monroe personified Hollywood glamour with an unparalleled glow and energy that enamored the ... ergy that enamored the world. Though an alluring beauty with voluptuous curves and a generous pout, Marilyn Monroe was more than a 50s sex goddess. Her apparent vulnerability and innocence in combinat ... ith an innate sensuality has endeared her to the global consciousness for more than half a century. Marilyn's life demonstrated the effects of her personal struggles as well as the triumph of her spir ...

(6 pages) 54 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe was a great American idol. Women wanted to be her, and men want ... ican idol. Women wanted to be her, and men wanted to be with her. Although she died at a young age, Marilyn led a very fulfilling life. She made numerous movies, appeared in countless magazines, and m ... ies, appeared in countless magazines, and made a huge impact on the average American's life. Marilyn was born on June 1st, 1926 as Norma Jeane Mortensen at a hospital in Los Angeles, California ...

(1 pages) 35 1 2.1 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Andy Warhol and his painting Marilyns.

during that decade are still popular to this very day such as, Cambpell's Soup Cans, Disasters and Marilyns.As well as being a painter, Warhol also produced several films such as "Chelsea Girls", "Em ... gery. A memorial mass was organized in New York for him and was attended by more than 2, 000 people.Marilyns.My first impression of "Marilyns" is that is has a very interesting colour scheme and that ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.5 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Apollo 13

o space ever since he was a teenager. It all begins when Jim comes home from work telling his wife, Marilyn, he was accepted for the mission to the moon. About a week before takeoff, one of the crew m ...

(2 pages) 20 0 4.3 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

The Cold Equation

he Cold Equation" by Tom Godwin, the author created a cause and effect relationship by having Marilyn decide to stowaway on the emergency dispatch ship that only has enough fuel for one person. ... decide to stowaway on the emergency dispatch ship that only has enough fuel for one person. Because Marilyn decided to stowaway she ended her own life, forced Barton to deal with having to kill a woma ...

(2 pages) 2039 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Compare And Contrast Equation

on" by Tom Godwin, the author created a cause and effect for eveyr one relationship by having Marilyn decide to do scuisicde stowaway on the emergency dispatch ship that only has enough fuel for ... scuisicde stowaway on the emergency dispatch ship that only has enough fuel for one person. Because Marilyn decided to stowaway she ended her own life, forced Barton to deal with having to kill a woma ...

(2 pages) 358 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Comp Equatioin

he Cold Equation" by Tom Godwin, the author created a cause and effect relationship by having Marilyn decide to stowaway on the emergency dispatch ship that only has enough fuel for one person. ... he emergency dispatch ship that only has enough fuel for one person. she commited sccuicide Because Marilyn decided to stowaway she ended her own life, forced Barton to deal with having to kill a woma ...

(2 pages) 407 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Discuss how the Author Tom Godwin uses "Cold" Imagery Effectively to Develop the Impersonalism of the Space Frontier in "The Cold Equations"

ristic items such as the identification disk. During the giving and receiving of the information on Marilyn’s identification disk, she is referred to as “Number T8374” (7). The suggesti ...

(3 pages) 2639 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Marilyn's Letter

MARILYN MONROE HER LAST DAYS Ella was doing a gig at the Cloisters nightclub in Hollywood, and I sto ... stage to visit after the show. We were chatting, mostly about nothing, when who should walk in but Marilyn Monroe! I guess my jaw dropped. I mean, is there a man on earth who wouldn't have been in sh ... ess my jaw dropped. I mean, is there a man on earth who wouldn't have been in shock at the sight of Marilyn Monroe in person? She had been in the audience with well-known French actor, Yves Montand, a ...

(2 pages) 14 1 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Fall Term Essay 2

1Fall Term Essay Question Two:"Do you think that the EDS pilot Barton did to Marilyn what he ought to have done - given the situation? Do you think that Narveson is able to mora ... ? Do you think that Narveson is able to morally justify his position with regard to what becomes of Marilyn using the principle of utility? What changes does Narveson make to Godwin's story "Cold Equa ... ey successful? What changes to Godwin's story would you make before you could reasonably argue that Marilyn's life should in fact be spared by the EDS pilot? Justify"Seanna ThompsonStudent ID: 5159298 ...

(6 pages) 6 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Life of Marilyn Monroe

Murray 7Megan MurrayMr. DeAngelisEnglish 10May 8, 2013The Life of Marilyn MonroeMarilyn Monroe once said, "I was never used to being happy, so it wasn't something I e ... e the average child is brought up expecting to be happy." Norma Jeane Mortenson, otherwise known as Marilyn Monroe, was born in June 1, 1926 at Los Angeles General Hospital. She was named after Norma ... spital. She was named after Norma Talmadge, one of the most popular screen idols during the 1920's. Marilyn's mother, Gladys Baker Mortenson, worked as a film cutter for Hollywood Studios at the time ...

(8 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Philosophy

t really true that the pilot had no choice that he had no alternativeBut he did have two choice (a) Marilyn dies (b) eight die: Marilyn ,Barton and six menRegardless of what choice you use, Marilyn wi ... use, Marilyn will dieHowever in Mariylns particular case Choice B gives another differenceIt gives Marilyn more time but it gives less time for everyone elseTherefore it seems that Marilyn is sacrifi ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy