Essays Tagged: "Sam Raimi"

Bruce campbell

h filmmaking, doing cheezeball super-8 flicks with a neighborhood pal. In 1975 he then met director Sam Raimi in his high school drama class who he became friends with. They made about fifty or so sup ... :www.bruce-campbell.com) Bruce Campbell really took on acting seriously in 1979 when Bruce, Sam, and new associate Rob Tapert put together a short super-8 horror film, "Within The Woods", this ...

(3 pages) 468 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Thrillers.

recent thrillers such as, Alejandro Amenabar's THE OTHERS, M. Night Shyamalan's THE SIXTH SENSE and Sam Raimi's THE GIFT are quickly making their way into households everywhere.There is no formula for ... ickly making their way into households everywhere.There is no formula for a thriller other than the same good storytelling features found in a lot of good thriller films, e.g., a story that starts wit ...

(6 pages) 80 0 4.4 Sep/2003

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

Pardoners Tale and A Simple Plan Comparison

14th century, reflecting a religion based social order where sin is punishable by God. In contrast, Sam Raimi in 'A Simple Plan' analyses modern day society and places obvious criticism on human effor ... g overcome by greed due to temptation, as the three protagonists in A Simple Plan are driven by the same motives as the portraiture of the pardoner himself and the three rioters. The ravens and the wh ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

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