Essays Tagged: "Movies"

Women and men' preferences in choosing movies

ted of finding one, I finally decided to write one myself based on my observations and knowledge in movies. It is of course far from what can be compared to the professional writers. However, it expre ... writers. However, it expressed my ideas toward the differences between men and women while choosing movies. It also helped to amuse my classmates in the writing class.Women and men are biologically an ...

(3 pages) 141 1 3.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Silence vs sound the paper is about the two movies made from the book dracula by bram stoker one was made in sound and the other was not

Sound vs. SilenceBy:If you enjoy watching vampire movies like me you might want to see the movies Dracula and Nosferatu. Made in different times Nosfe ... from the same book Bram Stoker's Dracula written in 1897. The most apparent differences between the movies Dracula and Nosferatu are that one was made when films had no dialogue, no sound and the othe ... re or less a freak. The end result of this is the audience having the same image of Dracula in both movies; one achieved this through extensive dialogue, and one simply through the appearance of a cha ...

(4 pages) 126 3 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Comparison between the two movies■ (Romeo & Juliet movies) 1968 by Zefferelli and 1996 by Luhram

The two movies of Romeo & Juliet made according to the play of Shakespeare are very, very different from ... Take for example the scene where the letter gets lost near the end of the movie, over here both the movies focus on the part that Romeo never gets the letter by showing us that he misses it by a nick ... t going to wake up, are they going live happily ever after or are they both going die! Also in both movies, equipment is used differently. In Zefferelli, horses and dagger are shown unlike in Luhram c ...

(2 pages) 11498 6 3.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Is Censorship Wrong and Cynical? Censorship opinion essay

Is Censorship Wrong and Cynical?Music, movies, and books should not be censored. Authors deliberately create to express themselves through ... owever there are opinions and facts that support both sides to this controversy.In any case, music, movies, and books are written as an individual idea, or even ones dreams. These creations are person ...

(1 pages) 82 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"A Chance of a Lifetime"

ncludes deciding to join a Greek organization. Although Greek life has been unfairly represented by movies such as "Animal House," much of the organizations are not as bad as they are portrayed. Frate ... ations are not as bad as they are portrayed. Fraternities seem to be given a bad name by people and movies with biased views. Most people look at us in a bad way because there has been laws passed str ...

(4 pages) 64 1 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature


What the Movies Show UsThroughout the various movies that have been based off of the novel Frankenstein, they ... ave been surprisingly different. The fact that the book is so famous is because they would keep the movies true to the author's point of view. The movies also suggest the fact that eugenics was the re ... e reason they were created. The public did not think that it was right for someone to play God. The movies were to set examples of how this process could possibly go wrong.When I first saw the movie F ...

(3 pages) 64 0 3.0 May/2003

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

the media displaying stereotypes inaccurately....especially the jewish religion

ortrayed unrealistically and something should be done about it. I believe some television shows and movies offend people and undermine their morale. The media should display images of the public more ... s are made because of experiences we have had ourselves, read about in books and magazines, seen in movies or television, or have had related to us by friends and family.Stereotypes that affect me in ...

(3 pages) 87 1 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Sound of Music-Historical Review.

hose to review this movie for many reasons. First of all, because it is one of the better "classic" movies and my mom has always liked it. But most importantly of all my mom owns the movie and I didn' ... hole lot of it. Probably because I fell asleep half way through the 3 hour movie. I have seen other movies about World War II, but none that have involved this specific area or time in the war. Before ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


I think magical movies are always a cool thing to watch. Magical movies let people see things that they wish could o ... in their dreams. It also lets people go to a fun time and act like a kid. The down side of magical movies is that sometimes it way to fake and ends up looking stupid. In all I enjoyed the movie.One o ... er for good, but Queen Mab used it to hurt people.People also get to use their imagination in these movies. You are able to see talking horses, people change their age and use magical swords. Merlin h ...

(2 pages) 29 0 2.5 Nov/2003

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

Movie review about "pay it forward".

One of the movies I chose to write about was called "Pay It Forward". The movie was based on the concept of "Th ...

(3 pages) 58 1 5.0 Nov/2003

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

This is an opinion paper about whether or not 16-year-olds should be allowed to see R-rated movies without an adult.

16-year-olds should be allowed to see R-rated movies without an adult. 16-year-olds are young adults, getting ready to enter the real world. 16-ye ... the real world. 16-year-olds are old enough to deal with seeing the situations portrayed in R-rated movies. In many cases, the policies in place do not prevent 16-year olds from seeing R-rated movies. ... 16-year olds from seeing R-rated movies. Furthermore, restricting 16-year-olds from seeing R-rated movies deprives them of seeing many educational and artistic films.Teenagers are already aware of th ...

(2 pages) 29 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Crucible Movie Vs. The Play (text)

Over the years many movies have been made based upon famous plays or books. Often times these movies are successful in p ...

(3 pages) 53 0 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gammers, violence, Children and TV Violence.

ence in the media has really got me thinking. It is hard for me to understand how violent games and movies can effect a kid's actions. I can see a kid pretending to be a superhero and trying to save t ... in an environment where I was able to play games on Nintendo, but I wasn't allowed to watch violent movies. I knew the difference from a Nintendo game and real life. I also knew the difference from mo ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

"Should teenagers be allowed in R-rated films?"

ose of this speech is to persuade or reinforce that teenagers ages 14 and up should be allowed in R-movies withoutan adult.Capture Statement: Imagine this; you're at the movies with your friends and y ... leased R-rated filmtoo prevent teens getting in without an adult.B. Example- One time, i was at the movies with my friends and we were going to see the new Texas Chainsaw Massacre. We managed tosneak ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Movie Comparison and Contrast between Scary Movie and Not Another Teen Movie

Many movies are very controversial because what the actions or what the characters lines are understood a ... are very controversial because what the actions or what the characters lines are understood as. The movies Not Another Teen Movie and Scary Movie are two great examples of this statement. Many actions ... involved with irregular behavior of the normal practice of today's everyday life. Even though these movies are both parodies they also differ from each other in the movies they represent in a humorous ...

(2 pages) 71 0 3.6 Apr/2004

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

Educative programs on the media

Educational programs benefits children more than movies and cartoons. Children between the ages of four to twelve should be encouraged to watch educa ... they get to build up their knowledge of the society, history, current affairs and other information.Movies and cartoons are addictive to a child; therefore, they tend to watch it all day until they ar ... day and the parent permits it; the parent as a result contributes to the downfall of his child. In movies for example: a child is exposed to many ideas, thoughts, and dreams which will obviously have ...

(2 pages) 58 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Politics in Arts

ce. We can encounter this relaxing feeling through many forms of art; paintings, sculptures, music, movies, books, etc. However, art is actually not merely an expression. Art is political, as well.Tho ... ences with outstanding scenes, superb special effects and gorgeous casts but have no point in their movies. The movies have no message at all; they have nothing to say. Here, the mainstream filmmakers ...

(2 pages) 43 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Compare & Contrast Volcanoers

-lived because they were both poor and couldn't afford to travel and study them. They began to make movies and take picture that sold for lots of money! They could now travel from volcano to volcano, ... for lots of money! They could now travel from volcano to volcano, going home sometimes, making more movies. As they watched hundreds of eruptions and heard about all of the people who died, and they l ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Comparison And Contrast Essay: Benefits of Animation vs. Live Acting

Benefits of Animated Movies vs. Live Action FilmIn terms of movies, I believe that animation is better than regular filmm ... s computers to digitally enhance coloration and lighting). I enjoy watching traditional live-action movies, because they relate the skill of filmmakers and directors, who can't really use digital tech ... chnology except to enhance lighting and such. And I enjoy watching combinations, especially regular movies with fantastic special effects, because of my personal interest in computer graphics.However, ...

(4 pages) 101 1 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

(Netflix movie system is right for everyone.)good comparison contrast paper against reg movie rental places.

em Is the Best for the Busy Family        NETFLIX is a brilliant system; sending movies to your home and then paying you to return them is a revolutionary idea. One low price a mont ... then paying you to return them is a revolutionary idea. One low price a month will give you as many movies as you wish. Super warehouses carry every movie ever made. NETFLIX has out done the local cab ...

(1 pages) 94 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community