Essays Tagged: "sequels"

Sound, camera shots and mise-en-scene; how they convey the narrative to the audience in the opening sequence of "Star Wars-episode iv, A New Hope"

ound the film grew, and it is now one of the highest grossing films of all time, and along with its sequels, prequels and re-mastered re-releases, has a large cult following. I feel this is because of ...

(6 pages) 99 0 1.8 Mar/2003

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

Pedal to the metal with reloaded Matrix.

trix grew out of its unexpected and quite phenomenal success at the box office.The trouble with all sequels is, howefver, whether the orginal idea was exhausted in the first film.Thankfully, such is n ...

(2 pages) 64 2 2.1 May/2003

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

Erich Von Daniken's "Chariots of the Gods".

" writes Erich Von Daniken in his runaway best selling book, "Chariots of the Gods?". Von Daniken's sequels to this book, "Gods from Outer Space" and "The Gold of The Gods" appear to be of imitations. ...

(7 pages) 28 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Road to Omaha

an obscure Indian tribe called the Wopotomis.It is almost an axiom in both literature and film that sequels rarely live up to their predecessors, and this book is no exception. Where the concept of a ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

ESL: Presentation on Renny Harlin

the film took in nearly $50 millions. In fact, this film outgrossed any of the previous and future sequels of the franchise.In 1990, following that film's success, Harlin was given the opportunity to ...

(2 pages) 7 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Researching Hammer Horror

kenstein' - 1957, Dracula - 1958, The Mummy - 1959. Following these 3 main productions, a series of sequels were produced, six sequels were created for Frankenstein.The British Board of Film Classific ...

(1 pages) 712 0 4.0 Aug/2006

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

The Farthest Shore Book Report

29. She attended Columbia University and wrote A Wizard of Earthsea in 1969, which led to the three sequels The Tombs of Atuan, The Farthest Shore, and Tehanu. Ursula currently resides in Portland, Or ...

(5 pages) 5 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The godfather

Michael Corleone, who becomes the most influential character of the Corleone family in Puzo's later sequels to The Godfather, makes his first appearance of the novel at his wedding. He is dressed in h ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Writing for the screen

n. We find this with the writer of The Faculty, which wrote I Know What You Did Last Summer and its sequels. These are so formulated that it is easy for those that analyze and look at movies as a work ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Why is Reality Television (TV) so popular?

, "The Amazing Race", and other shows so popular that people return every week. Some shows have had sequels and are returning for multiple seasons. For example, "Survivor" is on its fifth seasons, and ...

(5 pages) 44 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies