Essays Tagged: "Dorothy"

Twister

he can marry again to a woman named Melissa. Joe has put together a tornado studying device called Dorothy. Dorothy is a big canister filled with hundreds of little censors that fly up into the torna ... ake it work is if they put it in the damage path of the tornado. Joe is going to surprise Bill with Dorothy because he is the one who actually thought up the design, and at the same time has purposely ...

(4 pages) 49 1 3.2 Jan/1996

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

Wizard of Oz

rd of Oz is definitely about the concept of returning home. This is made clear throughout the film. Dorothy's entire time in Oz is spent trying to get back home to Kansas. Then when she gets back home ... cans, with growing up.' With this in mind, it seems a good way of evaluating The Wizard of Oz is by Dorothy's process of growing up, her maturation. Also, since Dorothy's adventure to Oz is clearly in ...

(7 pages) 140 1 4.2 Mar/1997

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

Symbolism in the Wizard of OZ

ounce of gold, as an abbreviation for "ounce" (Parker).As WOZ begins, a tornado sweeps a girl named Dorothy and her dog Toto into the Land of Oz. In this land, she encounters three other main characte ... ree other main characters, each of whom symbolizes something or someone during the 1890's. In fact, Dorothy herself, as well as her dog Toto, represents something. Dorothy represents the nation as a w ...

(7 pages) 190 2 3.7 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Wizard of Oz by Frank, Alice in Wonder Land by Lewis Carroll, The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien This essay was written in comparison as requested by my instructor

el was about a little girl who took all of her fears and fantasies and dreamed them into one dream. Dorothy's biggest fears were of witches and she had thought about them so much that she probably bot ... thered her aunt Em about the subject to a point that aunt Em had told her that witches do not exist.Dorothy probably wanted all her fascinations to be reality and to prove to her aunt Em that witches ...

(4 pages) 54 2 3.0 Apr/2004

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

Drama scene. 4 people acting. Very interesting piece of work. Only for the VERY creative.

Music: "Come Out, Come out Wherever you are..."Setting: A room with a bed, presumably a bedroom - Dorothy in night attire, desperate(lights in)Wizard as Munchkin: (taking a fit) Four feet, one and a ... n)Wizard as Munchkin: (taking a fit) Four feet, one and a half inches is not short! (grumbles under Dorothy)Dorothy: (impatient) I wasn't trying to insult you. I just want to know how you got in!Wizar ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Analysis of the Wizard of Oz

a young, untroubled face. However, this face is not nearly as young as one would imagine. In fact, Dorothy, though girlish and un-jaded, looks as though to be a little to old for her childish lifesty ... is exemplified even greater by the appearance of her Aunt Em whose face, in complete opposition to Dorothy's, is full of lines and experience, and lives up to her drab black and white persona. All of ...

(4 pages) 102 0 4.6 Nov/2004

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

Fantasy: "Alice in Wonderland" and "Wizard of Oz"

izard of Oz , the authors delineate essential components to show how the main characters, Alice and Dorothy, mature from childhood to adulthood. This concept of growth into adulthood is an essential t ... kes on a more assertive role, which signals her rite of passage into adulthood.In the Wizard of Oz, Dorothy also undergoes a drastic change that helps her understand her worth as a young adult and her ...

(6 pages) 27 1 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Wiz

ple. Legendary soul mega star Diana Ross plays the 34-year old kindergarten teacher better known as Dorothy. Diana Ross is known for her many songs as well as her career as the lead singer of the trio ... ry living. Many depended on the lottery for an outlet. A third form of symbolism is the scene where Dorothy and her friends get to Oz and all the citizens are promenading in green attire. The Wiz then ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What Parents Have Done

Dorothy Gale was a typical teenager. She had her parents, a place to live and her dog, Toto. She ran ... nd upset by this. This method of ignoring a child makes it harder on the child and the parents.When Dorothy got out of the tornado she was scared. She wanted to go back home and stay with her mom and ... . By talking and listening, her parents had a better relationship and had better communication with Dorothy. This example shows that parents do not always listen to what their children have to say, bu ...

(2 pages) 546 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Kiss From France

f the play takes place between 1914 and 1917 in East London. The main Characters are Tommy, Sidney, Dorothy and Rose. Before Tommy joined up and became a soldier he was an apprentice at Ted Coleman's ... Coleman's Workshop. Sidney was Tommy's friend and joined up with him, before that he and his wife, Dorothy owned a shop together. Rose was Dorothy's friend who Sidney did not like very much. Rose nev ...

(6 pages) 1020 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Personality Analysis - The Wicked Witch From The W

audience is introduced to the witch, she is hot-tempered, irritable, and aggressive. She threatens Dorothy as soon as she realizes that her sister was killed, refusing to allow Dorothy to explain the ... nxiety rather than calmness, suspicion rather than trustworthiness, and shows no mercy in regard to Dorothy. According to Gordon Allport, the witch possesses cardinal traits, aggressiveness and irrita ...

(3 pages) 45 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Personality Analysis - The Wicked Witch From The W

audience is introduced to the witch, she is hot-tempered, irritable, and aggressive. She threatens Dorothy as soon as she realizes that her sister was killed, refusing to allow Dorothy to explain the ... nxiety rather than calmness, suspicion rather than trustworthiness, and shows no mercy in regard to Dorothy. According to Gordon Allport, the witch possesses cardinal traits, aggressiveness and irrita ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

The Wizard Of Oz

Republicans controlled the high tariffs and indirectly controlled the farmers, the winged-monkeys. Dorothy is the populist because she is from Kansas and is the leading of the group. Populists held a ... cl;¦s party in Kansas originally and lead farmers demand the federal government. Eventually, Dorothy has to leave the Oz back to home for Kansas is her home and the Oz is not the right place fo ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Dorothy Day in Entertaining Angels

I have learned a lot about Dorothy Day, from the movie Entertaining Angels and from various biographies. After going through al ... hrough all of that research I have concluded that she was a great person who did many great things. Dorothy Day lived a very fulfilling life in which she found what a lot of people do not ever get the ... s her true calling. Although, her calling meant living a life of constant sacrifice and commitment, Dorothy was more than up for the job. Her calling was not limited to one cause, quite the contrary, ...

(3 pages) 1151 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Wizard of Oz: An Allegory on Populism

ching to find that it can be used as a parable on populism as well. Its figurative characters, like Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, the witches, and even the monkeys and munchk ... ieve that Baum's work was intended for the mere entertainment of children.The four main characters, Dorothy, the Tin Man, the Scarecrow, and the Lion depict four of the most important people or groups ...

(5 pages) 16 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American