Essays Tagged: "Bowling for Columbine"

Graphic design response to Bowling for Columbine

Bowling For Columbine was an intense experience for me. Horrific images flew across the screen makin ...

(2 pages) 97 0 3.9 Jan/2003

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

Michael Moore's "Stupid White Men".

en' by the American writer and filmmaker Michael Moore right after I had seen his documentary film 'Bowling for Columbine'. Its intelligent mixture of facts and the writer's unique humour turns this b ...

(3 pages) 135 3 4.1 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Different Kind of Columbine: Media in Today's Society

late and mold our society's understanding of violence. Moore demonstrates his views through film in Bowling for Columbine, whereas Loffreda uses print in order to get her ideas out there in Losing Mat ... stics with American statistics: all one has to do is look at the sheer difference in population) in Bowling for Columbine, but some were downright lies (the Lockheed Martin factory in Littleton did no ...

(7 pages) 106 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Comparison between Michael Moore's movie Bowling for columbine and an excert from his book stupid white men.

d tackling heavy issues in an in-your-face manner. His work includes the controversial documentary "Bowling for Columbine" as well as the book "Stupid White Men ...and other sorry excuses for the stat ... just one person or one thing for all that is wrong within the country.Michael Moore's documentary "Bowling for Columbine" released in 2002, takes a close look at violence in the United States today, ...

(4 pages) 107 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Bowling for Columbine

the Rules of Engagement. And then there are Michael Moore's films - Roger and Me, and in particular Bowling for Columbine. These types of controversial films exposed raw details and facts that the pub ... l films exposed raw details and facts that the public isn't aware of until these films are made. In Bowling for Columbine this documentary not only makes your aware of gun violence in America; it make ...

(3 pages) 186 3 5.0 Apr/2004

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

The Use of Editing in "Bowling for Columbine"

By doing such things, a very plain portion of footage can be used to argue an idea. In the movie, "Bowling for Columbine," Michael Moore is a genius when it comes to his editing choices concerning Ch ... nt. By means of the numerous little editing "tweaks" mentioned above, Michael Moore is able to use "Bowling for Columbine" as propaganda against the NRA and make Charlton Heston the antagonist villain ...

(5 pages) 156 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Similarities between the novel Chronicle of a Death Foretold and the documentary Bowling for Columbine

o bigger things and weapons are used. The novel A Chronicle of a Death Foretold and the documentary Bowling for Columbine had similar conflicts and consequences. Both of the stories result in death, a ... wedding, her marriage will be annulled and she will probably not marry in that town again.The movie Bowling for Columbine was great at helping us understand the cause and effect of the Columbine trage ...

(3 pages) 37 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sociological Analysis of "Bowling for Columbine" film by Michael Moore

"Bowling for Columbine"Why anyone would go into a school with tons of loaded guns and shot up their t ... ded guns and shot up their teachers and peers is almost beyond grasp. But it happened. In the film, Bowling for Columbine, director Michael Moore takes an in depth look at what could have possibly mad ...

(2 pages) 124 0 2.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Bowling for Columbine - michael moore

The movie Bowling for Columbine, directed by Michael Moore, is a documentary that explores the growing rate of ... . They are the ones on the front lines delivering the media to their fellow Americans. One scene in Bowling for Columbine shows a news reporter reporting the death of a six year old girl named Kayla. ... ees, dangerous rides on the escalators and etc., are all types of examples Moore has shown to us in bowling for columbine. These small incident that had probably happened to one or two people (such as ...

(4 pages) 94 0 4.1 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Review Film of Bowling for Columbine by Michael Moore

SubjectMichael Moore's "Bowling for Columbine" is a documentary that tackles many different social issues, and there is a wi ... s and consume a lot of the same violentculture.Moore has done other documentaries before and after "Bowling for Columbine."One of the first critically acclaimed movies he did was "Roger and Me," about ... explores issues associated with the war in Iraq and the actions of George W.Bush.ReviewsReviews of "Bowling for Columbine" tend to be polarized around the reviewer's political stance. Some of the more ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.0 Dec/2004

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

Self - Reflection

y work as a whole. They consist of:A letter for Cousin HarryA memoir: my young dreamA film review: "Bowling for Columbine" by Michael MooreA proposal research for cafeteriaMy first piece is my "unsati ...

(1 pages) 91 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Gun Control in Canada - Are Strict Registration Rules Working?

or are we just nuts?" is the question proposed by Michael Moore's documentary on guns and violence, Bowling for Columbine. Gun control in Canada can be traced back to 1892, when there was a minimum se ...

(7 pages) 45 1 4.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Gun and Weapon Control

Bowling for Columbine

rgument. The film seems to be edited heavily with sentences assembled, scenes put together.Overall, Bowling for Columbine is a very thought provoking film, a compelling documentary written, directed a ... you laugh at yourself, if you are Americans, but at the time you laugh, you can also cry.Throughout Bowling for Columbine Michael Moore takes a journey around the United States, revealing facts about ...

(5 pages) 74 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Bowling for Columbine a Documentary? By: Michael Moore

Bowling for Columbine, directed by Michael Moore, brought in a gross profit of twenty-one million do ... used by fear. The argument I would like to discuss does not have anything to do with whether or not Bowling for Columbine brings up new and ingenious ideas about gun control, but whether or not these ... out editorializing or inserting fictional matter, as in a book or film. There are several points in Bowling for Columbine when Michael Moore fails to use the definition of a documentary in his film. U ...

(5 pages) 107 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Bowling for Columbine" - Film Review.

1. Michael Moore's documentary, "Bowling for Columbine," is a powerful mix of humor and tragedy. He explores the culture of violence ... issue. Prior to the Columbine High School massacre, the killers Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris went bowling, hence the title, but why don't we blame bowling class? Instead we digress to things or peop ...

(2 pages) 79 1 3.9 Sep/2005

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

The Persuasive Techniques Used "In Bowling for Columbine".

The movie "Bowling for Columbine" was made after the shooting in Columbine high school and tries to explore the ...

(9 pages) 101 1 5.0 Sep/2005

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

Analysing the sub text in two documentaries- Michael Moore's "Bowling for Columbine" and Errol Morris's" Fog of War", and a comparison of the directorial style of the two filmmakers.

Analysing sub text in "Bowling for Columbine", Michael Moore.The very first shot of the film is that of Charlton Heston pro ... is but a spoof that drips with sarcasm, and that basically lays the trend for what is to follow. In Bowling for Columbine Michael Moore's opinion- the side which he is on, is strongly evident. And in ... e whose emotions have already been built up, the audience is inclined to support his point of view."Bowling for Columbine" is a film made on the editing table. One shot is ever so that much more effec ...

(4 pages) 52 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Beyond Vietnam", Martin Lutker King Jr.

n both the speech "Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence" by reverend Martin Luther King Jr. and "Bowling for Columbine" by Michael Moore, a view of the collective spirit of America is created and p ... t can be used to explain some detrimental characteristics of America. Michael Moore uses his film, "Bowling for Columbine", to show the American spirit as being too violent and uses guns as his exampl ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Influence of Media on Society

to the mass media. This leaves us with many unanswered questions about media and its influences.In "Bowling For Columbine" Michael Moore explores the idea of a "culture of fear" in which citizens are ...

(3 pages) 77 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Is "Bowling for Columbine" a real documentary?

a story of some sort andare usually made with real people, not actors.Michael Moore's documentary "Bowling for Columbine" is a very thoughtprovoking film, released in 2002, it takes a close look at v ... ges ranging from Charlton Heston speaking to the NRAto an interview with James Nicholas of Michigan.Bowling for columbine shows the good as well as the bad in relation to gunsand gun control in Americ ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.3 May/2006

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