Essays Tagged: "movie review"

The Mirror Has Two Faces A Movie Review

THE MIRROR HAS TWO FACESA MOVIE REVIEWThe movie stares Barbara Streisand as Rose Morgan a lonely, single, low self esteemedwom ...

(2 pages) 46 0 3.7 Nov/1996

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

Sense and Sensibility

movie review of sense and sensibility -Ang Lee, who directed, and Emma Thompson, who adapted the scr ... have done an excellent job of bringing Jane Austen's Victorian novel, Sense and Sensibility, to the movie screen. The movie's collection of actors are a joy to watch as they bring out the emotions of ... y could rightly be classified as a love story, but that would just scratch the surface of what this movie has to offer. It is also a period piece, giving us a chance to visit English society in the ni ...

(3 pages) 119 0 4.5 Apr/1997

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

Movie Review of Jerry Maguire

Movie Review of Jerry Maguire If you want to take a break from the frigid air of a Montreal w ... going to see big name stars in overly hyped, big time busts. Combine that with the fact that sports movies are rarely impressive, (Necessary Roughness?!? The Program?!?) and I have to say that my hope ... (Necessary Roughness?!? The Program?!?) and I have to say that my hopes were not too high for this movie. Let me tell you, I was pleasantly surprised. The title character, played by Tom Cruise ...

(3 pages) 157 1 4.2 Jan/1997

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

Movie review of Yentl

MOVIE REVIEW: YENTLEveryone at one time or another has felt out of place. Feeling unsure of one's pl ... me, cooking and raising children, and serving their husbands. Education remains the man's duty. The movie Yentl starring Barbara Streisand, shows this traditional belief through its plot, characteriza ... gh the world of knowledge for which she so longs. She displays this thought in the last line of the movie when she sings 'Papa watch me fly.' As well, when Yentl transforms herself into Anshel, the bo ...

(4 pages) 47 0 5.0 Dec/1996

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

Film Review of Tim Blake Nelson's "O". This is a film review of the movie "O", an updated version of Shakespeare's "Othello", I had to do this for english class a few months ago

English Movie Review for "O"Of all the updated classic films and adapted story portrayals, Tim Blake Nelson' ... better because it is more understandable, but all the intellectual vocabulary is being left out.The movie was not bereft of its elements. Dramatic irony is basically the entire story, with symbolism a ... basically the entire story, with symbolism and an adequate setting played intriguing roles in this movie adaptation. There was an element of symbolism used that was not in the original story; the beg ...

(1 pages) 172 1 4.8 May/2002

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

Movie Review of the film Gandhi.

Gandhi Movie ReviewKevin Kumala 1In the film 'Gandhi', Ben Kingsley plays the role of Gandhi himself, in an ...

(7 pages) 139 0 4.7 Feb/2003

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

The responsibilities of a Nuclear Submarine Captain in the movie Crimson Tide.

Politics and Popular Culture Movie Review"Crimson Tide"In "Crimson Tide," the primary political issue being presented to the gene ... rebels are threatening to arm and fire a nuclear missile at the United States. The situation in the movie is very similar to the Cuban Missile Crisis, in that the United States knows that whoever stri ... weapons could be built, and rather than destroying the weapons check into storing them away.In the movie Denzel Washington's character is very hesitant about the use of the nuclear strike that is ini ...

(3 pages) 57 1 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Movie review about homecoming: a Filipino movie about SARS awareness

HOMECOMINGA Movie Review "What a story!" That is my initial reaction after watching the movie, wiping out ... "What a story!" That is my initial reaction after watching the movie, wiping out my sweat coz the movie house is not what I expected it to be that ventilated. As I am watching I never noticed that I ... I never noticed that I have sweat a lot and I guess a tear is with it. I am saying this because the movie is really a heart touching drama but with a bit of stomach aching comedy. To some they find it ...

(2 pages) 25 1 1.0 Mar/2004

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

Preparing the Masses for the Big Screen

ol that sets the stage for an upcoming release. Through the critic's words, the general nature of a movie can be surmised along with various intricacies that an author will bring to light. Topics such ... along with various intricacies that an author will bring to light. Topics such as plot, actors, and movie direction are key components upon which reviews are built. However, those are just the subtle ...

(3 pages) 29 0 5.0 Apr/2004

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

MOVEI REVIEW - THE GIFT

MOVIE REVIEW - THE GIFTThe story is about a woman, Annie Wilson, who is a widowed psychic with three ... end helps her to escape. However, she discovered that her friend was dead already.It is an exciting movie. I really enjoyed this movie. It kept my attention and usually movies are very predictable. Th ...

(1 pages) 20 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Review- "The Ring"

Ahhh... they don't make movies like they used to. This is my third movie review, you wont see a pattern in the movies I like ... s- The two Towers' review. Yet, here is a new one for the collection. Its not a fantasy or a action movie, but a horror, one I never usually watch, yet this movie, 'The Ring' stuck out, so here is num ... ror, one I never usually watch, yet this movie, 'The Ring' stuck out, so here is number three in my movie reviews, enjoy.I don't know why, but directors and producers across the globe fail to see why ...

(2 pages) 51 1 4.3 Aug/2004

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

Self - Reflection

vidences my descriptive powers and attention to the subtle differences of words.My third piece, the movie review, is one of the best I've written. I thought I analyzed the film well and presented my a ...

(1 pages) 91 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Diry Dancing Film Review

Though this paper is a movie review it is written in a comparison context. It was written for my sex and the family class a ... comparison context. It was written for my sex and the family class and the assingment was to pick a movie (from a given list) and do a comparison review of how the family in the movie was like/dislike ... older than my mother), my mother, an older brother, (of 6 years), and myself, I chose to review the movie "Dirty Dancing." I chose this movie first because I enjoy it and second because the family str ...

(9 pages) 42 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

A Review of "Run Lola Run"

Movie Review - "Run Lola Run" "Run Lola Run" is a simple easy-to-understand plot which can be said i ... t. Will Manni or Lola be able to conquer this unbelievable obstacle? You will just have to rent the movie in order to find out!! The only part of this film I sort of liked I guess you can say, was the ... or example Lola comes into contact with all the same people in all three different scenarios of the movie but at different times. And every single time Lola happens to say something different to those ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.5 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Ever After Movie Review

"Ever After" Movie Review When people think of a fairy tale, they view it as a story of a princess and a prince c ... e her. Most fairy tales portray princesses as the hopeless maiden that has no individuality. In the movie "Ever After," fairy tales will never be the same. "Ever After" is another version ... . "Ever After" is another version of "Cinderella". As the viewer continues to watch the movie they can clearly see the difference between the two movies by the setting, narrator, character ...

(4 pages) 904 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

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Carl Francis Eng 1010 Movie paper March 18 ¡¥02 ¡§Requiem for a Dream¡¨ is a movie that was ... seductive ecstasy of a high and the shattering anguish of addiction. This is by far one of the best movies I have seen in a long time. Character development is the main focus of Requiem, which is show ... own through creative camera angles, unbelievable editing, and potentially award winning acting.This movie blew my mind away, actually I found it difficult to sit through the entire movie without takin ...

(3 pages) 316 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Saving Private Ryan-"A Glimpse of War"

Nathan BehrmannHistory 102Movie ReviewA Glimpse of WarFor my Movie review I choose Saving Private Ryan. This movie gives a tru ... the individual lives of the soldiers it also gives an excellent view of the entire war effort. This movie brilliantly displays the trials, horrors, and brotherhood of war.Saving Private Ryan is both m ... the trials, horrors, and brotherhood of war.Saving Private Ryan is both moving and informative. The movies portrayal of the after effects of war on the human psyche is awe inspiring. It shows the pain ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 May/2008

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