Essays Tagged: "Wayne"

Biography of Wayne Gretzky (Basic 2 page typed biography)

Biography-Wayne Gretzky As we all know, Wayne Gretzky has been one of the most influential and well kno ... ements were no easy task, for they have led him on a journey of twists and turns and ups and downs. Wayne has managed to beat the odds and succeed in a very successful career. Born January 26th ... out three years old. His father, Walter- a former amateur hockey player, dedicated himself to raise Wayne with . Flooding the backyard and stringing lights so the young Gretzky could skate at night sh ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Recovering latent parts of a story: The Buck

Joyce Carol Oates, we are introduced to two quite interesting characters, namely Melanie Snyder and Wayne "Woody" Kunz. These two characters both struggle with different aspects of their personal live ... "Woody" Kunz. These two characters both struggle with different aspects of their personal lives; in Wayne Kunz's case, he is in constant battle with his manhood, whereas Melanie Snyder has somewhat re ...

(6 pages) 16 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mike Myers' Humor - Parody Or Pastiche?

lm. One of the major proponents of this trend was Mike Myers, an actor and writer of such movies as Wayne's World, Wayne's World II, and Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery. The main ingredien ... nderstanding the humor in his films. Myers wrote and starred in his first blockbuster movie, Wayne's World, in 1992. As the main character, Wayne Campbell, Myers is a young man, barely twenty y ...

(5 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

John wayne

The Duke takes his place in history. John Wayne, one of America's greatest actors and directors of all time. His fame and superstardom led to ... owed his career to such an extent that it is almost impossible for the fans and writers to separate Wayne the legend from Wayne the actor and Wayne the man. Before the start of his movie career ... iended " the Duke", recommended him for the lead role in Raoul Walsh's western epic, The Big Trail. Wayne did not let the stardom go to his head. He spent the rest of the decade making his way through ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

John Wayne

The Duke takes his place in history.John Wayne, one of America's greatest actors and directors of all time. His fame and superstardom led to ... owed his career to such an extent that it is almost impossible for the fans and writers to separate Wayne the legend from Wayne the actor and Wayne the man.Before the start of his movie career he play ... iended " the Duke", recommended him for the lead role in Raoul Walsh's western epic, The Big Trail. Wayne did not let the stardom go to his head. He spent the rest of the decade making his way through ...

(3 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Point Of View

els that he has to incorporate all the different aspects of his life into one essence, and bringing Wayne to his mother's home means attempting to join those two separate areas. This interpretation of ... hose two separate areas. This interpretation of the text is supported by Neil's reluctance to bring Wayne, his lover, home to meet his mother after planning to do so. "Neil wants to go to a motel, but ...

(5 pages) 901 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Analyzing Lil' Wayne- I feel like dying

Lil’ Wayne- I Feel Like Dying -The song I Feel Like Dying by Lil’ Wayne uses many metaphors to portr ... el Like Dying by Lil’ Wayne uses many metaphors to portray surrealism. The fact that Lil’ Wayne, also known as Weezy, is usually tripping on cough syrup or some other drug when he is writing ... when he is writing or recording his music. His trips and addictions are very apparent in this song. Wayne refers to many drugs and substances in this song such as marijuana, alcohol, codine, xanax and ...

(2 pages) 1842 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

If you don't like it, turn it off.

She, she licked me like a lollipop."(LyricsMode 2008) These controversial lyrics by rap artist Lil' Wayne have become somewhat second-language to zealous listeners of hip-hop and rap genres, regardles ... re does the responsibility lie when deciding what material is appropriate for mainstream media?Lil' Wayne, a Louisiana native hip-hop icon, earned many BET and MTV awards for his musical work in 2008, ...

(7 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts