Essays Tagged: "John Hurt"

An analysis of the cinematic techniques that are used in the portrayal of the 'outsider' in films. Why are such films popular and what do they tell us about society as a whole? GCSE A grade.

fferently, usually worse, than 'normal' person either because they look or act differently. I think John Merrick, Edward and Raymond make good protagonists because you empathise with them. You start t ... ant Man' directed by David Lynch. It was released in 1980 and starred Anthony Hopkins as Dr Treves, John Hurt as John Merrick, Anne Bancroft as Mrs Kendall, Sir John Gielgud as Carr Gomms and Michael ...

(15 pages) 115 0 4.7 Mar/2004

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

Film review of "The Elephant Man"

the Victorian 1880’s but shot a century later, The Elephant man is based on the true story of John Merrick, a seriously ill and incurable deformed young man. John Merrick, who is played by John ... y Dr Treves, played by a young Anthony Hopkins, in a freak show circus. Dr Treves decides to borrow John Merrick from his owner ‘Ross’ to his work place London Hospital, for questionable rea ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.3 May/2007

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

SAT essay

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


g low self-esteem. This is the same emotion that Winston experiences after the tortures. "Rejection hurts, registered as pain by the brain and rejection can be used in attempts to harm and also to low ...

(11 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature