Essays Tagged: "Pocahontas"

Pocahontas and how it isn't accurate!

The movie Pocahontas is exciting as well as educational. However Disney's use of creativity ion this movie out ... ately reflect how they lived in the colonial times. Powhatan actually was the leader of a tribe and Pocahontas was his daughter. Also the Indian village of Powhatan and James Fort did exist and is acc ... arge of the colony. John Smith also is accurately played out. He was indeed saved from execution by Pocahontas. Along with these specifics, the general drift of the colonial times is captured and port ...

(1 pages) 43 1 3.8 Apr/2004

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

External Communications Anaylsis - Walt Disney Corporation

the effectiveness of the Walt Disney Company's communications process when promoting its 1995 film, Pocahontas. This paper will also discuss impact of these effective communications to its external pu ... on King, Disney needed to find a way to keep its momentum going for its next animated feature film, Pocahontas. In order to attract public interest, Disney began promoting the film five months before ...

(3 pages) 178 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

American Pageant Chapter 2 IDs

merica and was the beginning of the creation of the original thirteen colonies.John Rolfe1. Married Pocahontas and temporarily ended war between English and native Americans. The marriage of John Rolf ... Native Americans attacked the settlers starting a new warHistorical Significance: His marriage with Pocahontas helped assure peaceful relationships between the English and their neighboring native Ame ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Pocahontas: Contains information on the story of Pocahontas. Tells of her life when she was living in Jamestown and about her life once she moved to England. Bibliography included.

Pocahontas was an Indian princess of the Algonquian Indians. Her father was the powerful chief Powha ... ndians. Her father was the powerful chief Powhatan who ruled more than 25 tribes when he was alive. Pocahontas was born in 1595 to one of Powhatan's many wives.Pocahontas probably saw white men for th ... in and took Smith's "head in her arms and laid her own upon his to save him from death." The girl, Pocahontas, then pulled him to his feet. Powhatan said that they were now friends, and he adopted Sm ...

(4 pages) 23 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers


children those kids are going to see that, and except that as the truth. Take for example the movie Pocahontas by Disney. This is a film with many flaws that could eventually lead kids off the truth b ... is is a film with many flaws that could eventually lead kids off the truth behind the real story of Pocahontas. Pocahontas was a real story with real people. By Disney taking that film and putting the ...

(3 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

New PR campaign for Disney

d make it interesting, romantic, and fun. - Peter Schneider, President of Disney Feature Animation (Pocahontas 35).        Thomas Schumacher and Peter Schneider are two of the key exe ... s The Little Mermaid (1989), Beauty and the Beast (1991), Aladdin (1992), The Lion King (1994), and Pocahontas (1995).        Disney is the film industry's exemplar for creating block ...

(12 pages) 227 1 5.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Essay Summerizing "The General History" by John Smith.

had planned to kill John Smith at first by placing his head against a rock and bashing it in. Then Pocahontas, the emperor's daughter, threw her head in the way and prevented his death. The emperor t ...

(1 pages) 35 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Truth in the Face of Reality: Anton Chekhov's "Lady with the Dog"

"star-crossed lovers" risking all odds to be together: Lancelot and Guinevere, Tristan and Isolde, Pocahontas and John Smith, and Rick Blaine and Ilsa Laszlo are just a few such examples. In the mids ...

(10 pages) 45 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Research Project: Tobacco, History and Health Issues

The columns of the Capitol represent tobacco plants and the first couple of America, John Rolfe and Pocahontas, supported themselves by tobacco planting and tradingWho smokes?The highest recorded leve ...

(9 pages) 118 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Write a journal entry of a subordinate group member. A Journal Entry of a Native American Female

c. Not everyone from my tribe could read or write English. I was able to learn because of my friend Pocahontas, her father is our chief and many of our villages respect and listen to him.Pocahontas is ... cohontas flung herself over him and begged her father not to kill him. After her father spared him, Pocahontas and I would go to James Town and play with the children, that is where I met Anna. Anna i ...

(5 pages) 104 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Story Of Pocahontas

THE STORY OF POCAHONTAS The story of Pocahontas has several different angles. After viewing two versions, i concl ... ich remain consistent, and then there are other things which are very different.Disney's version of Pocahontas is perhaps he most incorrect version because it was not made for the sole perpoose. The p ... was, like with any Disney movie, to entertain a younger audience. This is very obviously shown when pocahontas talks to the tree for advice and the animals do silly comical things to keep the movie li ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


The Famous Native American Indian Princess: PocahontasThe Native American Indian Princess named Matoaka changed America's history. She was bette ... e Native American Indian Princess named Matoaka changed America's history. She was better known as "Pocahontas," a nickname with the meaning of being mischievous, playful or spoiled. Throughout her sh ... n for her friendship with John Smith, typically of the mythical love relationship that they shared. Pocahontas also had a courageous persona and inquisitive nature that saved John Smith's life and hel ...

(8 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Early American Authors: Knight, Byrd, Cooper, Irvi

rations are plainly evident. I cannot help but like the man, however, because I have an interest in Pocahontas, whose one thousand plus page biography was one of the first large books I ever read. ...

(5 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

There always exists three sides to every story. Within the

There always exists three sides to every story. Within the controversial issues within the Pocahontas Myth, John Smith and Chief Roy Crazy Horse explain their sides of the story. This only am ... e a common sake for granting that this incident did occur. John Smith explains how he believes that Pocahontas was a dear child to the emperor, while Chief Roy Crazy Horse explains that Pocahontas was ...

(1 pages) 1169 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

How and did the American colonies in New England develop differently from those in the Mid-Atlantic/Southern states?

res in America; however his honesty was questioned in his final book where he told of a woman named Pocahontas saving him. As the story goes, John Smith was captured by Indians, they were going to bea ... John Smith was captured by Indians, they were going to beat and kill him until the king's daughter; Pocahontas told them to stop and saved Smith. This story can't be verified because he was the only l ...

(5 pages) 20 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The impact of European settlers immigrating to America on the Native Americans who had already populated these areas

n prisoner by the Native Americans and "would have been killed but for the intervention of Princess Pocahontas" (John). Seven years after Pocahontas's death, in 1624, the full details came out about h ... rs after Pocahontas's death, in 1624, the full details came out about how John Smith was rescued by Pocahontas from the Indians which were lead by the Powhatan. After they had feasted with Smith "a co ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers

Discourse analysis-master's assignment

paper chooses "Colors of the Wind" as the target text for analysis, the theme song of Disney movie Pocahontas (1995). And the case study intends to find how lexical relation helps to construct textua ... know". To know better about the effects of these repetitions, we have the necessity to examine when Pocahontas, the Indian Princess, sings the song. In the previous episode of the movie, John Smith, a ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

rescue workers

English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Virginia; was said to have been saved by Pocahontas (1580-1631)Starving timerefers to the winter of 1609-1610 when about three-quarters ... s from deserting the settlement.John Rolfe1585-1622, English colonist in Virginia (husband of Pocahontas).House of Burgesesthe lower house of the colonial Virginia legislatureLord Balti ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Disney’s Pocahontas VS Reality

Disney's Pocahontas VS RealityDisney has received a lot of criticism over the 1995 animation of Pocahontas.In ... VS RealityDisney has received a lot of criticism over the 1995 animation of Pocahontas.In the movie Pocahontas is shown as a down to earth peaceful woman who falls in love with a fair-haired English m ... ve with a fair-haired English man. But in reality the story is quite different as the real story of Pocahontas was full of violence and was not a feel-good story.First ContactIn the movie the colonist ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History