Essays Tagged: "Marlene"

"More than a Icon". This essay explains Marlene Dietrich's significance as a movie star and her role in the 1930's.

"Marlene Dietrich"... the name alone makes a statement. However, every legend has a beginning. She wa ... born Marie Magdalene Dietrich, but by the end of WW 1 Dietrich´s first name was shortened to "Marlene". Marlene Dietrich always was much more than simply a "star", more than only an actress or s ... om Berlin, where homosexuality and bisexuality were completely accepted and respected in the 1920s, Marlene brought a charming freshness to Hollywood. Morocco was not her only gender-crossing appearan ...

(3 pages) 102 1 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Then hollywood star system and its importance to society

on everyday society these 'stars' had. Within this analysis I will make reference to the film star Marlene Dietrich as a reinforcement of the opinions I offer through my discussion.The Hollywood Stud ... ant factor in movie success has not diminished.A case-study example of a convention defying 'star' (Marlene Dietrich)" Dietrich is an extreme case - not just because she simultaneously emphasized the ...

(9 pages) 109 0 5.0 Feb/2004

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

Write an essay comparing and contrasting the two play Top Girls and A Doll's House

d differences between both excerpts.The first excerpt is taken from Act I of Top Girls, where Joan, Marlene, Nijo, Isabella and Gret are sharing their experiences about motherhood as well as their suf ...

(6 pages) 21 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Role of men in Top Girls (Caryl Churchill)

t and assumes completely the fact that men are superior to women, she even defends her husband when Marlene reminds her that he has taken her baby ("Marlene, you're always so critical of him. Of cours ... ed the "rose garden". It clearly shows the inferiority of women (their need for 'men' is painted by Marlene's sentence "Who needs them ? Well I do" in act III).Maybe the absence of men in the play exi ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature