Essays Tagged: "television series"

A Futuristic Interview With Romeo

SCENE I:Setting: On the set of 'Time Voyager', a new television series.Characters: ANN - Announcer ROMEO - RomeoANN: Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome again ... you are telling the truth simply to put me at ease with you!ANN: Good sir, I do not lie on national television...ROMEO: What sort of words are those? Television? Why, that sounds like some kind of mag ...

(5 pages) 42 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

The Moderation of Roseanne

short 3.5 page essay on the television show RoseanneThe Moderation of Roseanne With this year being an election year, the ... a left jab from the liberals, and a right cross from the conservatives, about the lack of values in television today: it only intensifies the debate of what is normal, functional, and abnormal, dysfun ... the debate of what is normal, functional, and abnormal, dysfunctional, in television today. The hit television series Roseanne is a perfect portrait of an American family in today's society. Although ...

(5 pages) 170 4 4.7 Oct/1996

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

"Falling Into The 'Hot' Trap," a review of ABC's reality TV series "Are You Hot?" Discusses how the show is mentally, physically, and monetarily destructive to young women.

The reality television series, "Are You Hot? The Search For America's Sexiest People" is shallow and dangerous. ... keep telling our kids, 'You're more than your bodies.' But that's not the message they're seeing on television and in magazines." [Collier Schools par. 8] She is absolutely right. "Are You Hot" sends ... uly-August 2000.[FDA]Collier Schools Online "Television Relates to Eating Disorders." February 2003. [Collier Schools]Jeffes, ...

(7 pages) 124 0 4.2 Apr/2003

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

Spider-Man: Super hero Masculinity portrayed to be idolized by young children and exploit young girls to be dependent rather than strong independent.

ed. First they start with simple comic books and when it becomes popular, the comic strips become a television series. When the television series is making their way to the top, it finally becomes a m ... e comic strips section of the major newspapers in America. Later, Spider-Man was introduced on many television shows as well as animated cartoons. Spider-Man quickly became a popular character in the ...

(9 pages) 75 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Truman's Fate

elor. Survivor. The Real World. What are these names? These are just a few of the dozens of reality television shows that have become popular in recent years. American society has become so insecure, ... an Show, the director, Peter Weir focuses on the flaws of society through the insatiable thirst for television our culture displays. The film is as thought provoking as it is funny and Weir uses irony ...

(4 pages) 42 0 5.0 Apr/2004

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

Charlie's angels movie review

issed by the critics as "jiggle TV," it found an audience and went on to become a highly successful television show for six seasons. While there was jiggle, it was also one of the first television ser ... Over the 15 years since Charlie's Angels went off the air, the breadth of women's roles in film and television has evolved considerably. Would a movie based on the television series, have anything to ...

(2 pages) 38 2 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Sex and the city

Gender codes within society are experiencing a shift due to the racy and realistic television series Sex and the City. No longer are women solely perceived as the caretaker or child b ...

(5 pages) 112 2 4.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Simposons Semiotic analysis

Simpsons Semiotic analysisThe Simpsons began life in January 1990 on American televisions. The show centres on the Simpson family, a dysfunctional middle - class American family ... ld of Springfield. Now in its 14th season, the Simpsons has become the longest running prime - time television series. The secret to the series' success has been its vast appeal. The humour is diverse ... ss has been its vast appeal. The humour is diverse, ranging from simplistic slap - stick, to subtle television and movie references, but it is the shows satirical take on Western Popular Culture and A ...

(5 pages) 110 0 4.2 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Dead Donor Rule Explains what the Dead Donor rule is and the various controversies around the Dead Donor Rule.

In an episode on the television series, The Simpsons, Balding Homer Simpson got a hair transplant. He received his hair t ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

The Green Hornet

/ I found that the Green Hornet had a comic series, a radio show, a television series, and a movie. The star of these is none other than the Green Hornet and Kato. The ... which opened with the sound of buzzing hornets. In 1966 an attempt was made to bring the heroes to television. From 1966 to 1967 Green Hornet fans would crowd around their television sets at seven th ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Homosexuality in the Media

Over the course of four weeks television programs as broadcasted by Time Warner cable within the Trinity University campus were tr ... t was to find patterns concerning homosexuality and the way it is presented to the audience through television. I suggest that although one might think that exposure to homosexuality on television wou ... s media depiction of homosexuality. Only series were considered for the experiment; in other words, television specials and movies which do not play on a constant basis were discarded as evidence beca ...

(5 pages) 85 0 4.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Television programming

sts crime dramatizations or film footage of police and other emergency personnel at work as regular television series.Two of the earliest and most successful reality programs, "America's Most Wanted" ... of a captured fugitive or with information about sentencing.AMW and UM employ an interesting hybrid television format. Like the news, these programs claim to present reality as they pursue a public se ...

(9 pages) 77 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Women and Comedy: Sexual Humor and Female Empowerment

nd not heard" standard to a world accepting their presence and encouraging their participation. The television series Sex and the City reflects an important vision of female empowerment that is now pr ...

(5 pages) 67 1 5.0 Oct/2006

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

Information Report On "THE OC" - Film and Television Studies

‘The OC’ is a television series aimed at teenage viewers, which has been carefully constructed to appeal to its de ... ed to appeal to the young target audience and is done so by following a formula of the typical teen television series with aspects such as young and attractive actors, idealistic settings and contempo ... ng of a youth audience, being at prime time when most teens tune in to watch their favourite shows. Television channels appoint times for shows to air, tightening the specificity for the demographic t ...

(11 pages) 23 1 5.0 Mar/2007

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

RoboCop and a criminology theory

sually saves the day from the bad guys. A superhero can be in a comic strip to a cartoon to even on television and movies. There are male superheros such as Batman to the Phantom to even Superman are ... ), several comic books, multiple video games, two animated series, dozens of action figures and two television series.RoboCop's FunctionsThe Prime DirectivesRoboCop is programmed to follow four prime ...

(3 pages) 16 0 2.5 May/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Last Of The Mohicans

he early 1800s. It has been adapted as a movie and revised at least 3 times, along with serials and television series. Since younger crowds don't like the old, boring dramatic scenes of the book, why ...

(1 pages) 588 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Run Lola Run

modern filming as it is very rare for the time on screen to be the same as our real time. Films or television series' usually go through at least one day in just half and hour, while "Run Lola Run"&# ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Sep/2001

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

The Prisoner TV Show Sociology Relationship

Sociology Hidden Fall Out The 1960's science fiction television series, "The Prisoner", dealt with a number of intriguing sociological aspects, in which ...

(4 pages) 454 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Pop Culture- Big Brother

have widespread access and are constantly changing and evolving.”As an avid fan of the reality television series “Big Brother”(BB) taking up copious hours of my life, I began to wonder ... te ways you have access to big brother, which helps this pop culture to thrive. Ultimately there is Television, where the show is publicized. We have the internet where, you are able to find out infor ...

(11 pages) 41 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Analysing the sound and lighting in Charlies Angels: Full Throttle

80’s giving the movie a nostalgic feeling. This could be to keep the feel of the original 1976 television series, which ran until 1981. Whilst trying to keep this feel, they also try to add a mod ... theme tune in the opening sequence, through doing this, the film can appeal to fans of the original television show and the younger generation of today. All of the music in this film is put across to ...

(7 pages) 26 0 4.3 Jan/2008

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