Essays Tagged: "Ripley"

Juvenile delinquency

acks waiting for a train to dismember him," is the new crime judges in that time were dealing with (Ripley). What is more odd in this story is that the murderers were juvenile. Both of them were only ... lways merciful, wouldn't his creatures be so?Works Cited Page"Justice for James Bulger." 6 Oct. 2002Ripley, Amanda. "When Killer Boys Grow Up." Time. January 22, 2001 7 Oct. 2002Scott, Stephen. "Give ...

(4 pages) 102 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The Hero's Quest.

amples show how Decker is unwilling to come out of retirement. Switching to the movie Alien, Ripley is unwilling to do her task. Her task is to kill the alien that invaded her spaceship. It is ... e is willing or not. She learns that she must do her job and get out alive. Those examples show how Ripley is unwilling to perform her task. Keeping with movie Alien, Ripley is trained ...

(4 pages) 85 2 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Flannery O'Connor's "Revelation." and"A Father's Story" by Andre Dubus

process. By proving his love, a father must face challenges with his own values and morality. Luke Ripley, the protagonist of the story, throws away his ethics and his principles in order to protect ... ce her birth, so that what rose from the bed was not a stable owner or a Catholic or any other Luke Ripley I had lived with for a long time, but the father of a girl (Dubus 486)". This paternal instin ...

(6 pages) 66 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

George Ripley.

George Ripley was a U.S. journalist and reformer and Unitarian minister born in Greenfield, Mass.The social ... at America was falling apart, and drastic changes needed to be made in order for people to be happy.Ripley graduated from Harvard College in 1823 and from Harvard Divinity School in 1826. Upon become ... the thinkers who met with them in Concord, Massachussttes in meetings of Transcendental Club, which Ripley attended.In the 1830s, younger generation of Unitarian ministers created the new views of Tra ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Eric Clapton: Clapton is God. This paper was written for a simple research paper.

plain why his music still appeals to teenage music listeners today.Eric Patrick Clapton was born in Ripley, Surrey, England, on the 30th of March 1945. Raised by his grandparents, Rose and Jack Clapp, ...

(6 pages) 59 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Essay Comparison The Great Gatsby and The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Great Gatsby and The Talented Mr. RipleyIt can be seen that "The Great Gatsby," by Scott Fitzgerald is one the greatest novels of all ... es. One that has done particularly well to employ them is the 1999 motion picture "The Talented Mr. Ripley," directed by Anthony Minghella. Similarities in both the book "The Great Gatsby," by Scott F ... s in both the book "The Great Gatsby," by Scott Fitzgerald and the motion picture "The Talented Mr. Ripley," directed by Anthony Minghella are so clear it can not be overlooked such as; the context an ...

(7 pages) 74 0 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Comparison between " The Great Gatsby" and "The Talented Mr. Ripley"

finitive American novel "The Great Gatsby" and Anthony Minghella's emphatic film, "The Talented Mr. Ripley", portray to me that the prevalent theme relating the two texts is the corruption and disillu ... American Dream and the idyllic world he seeks with Daisy Buchanan. In Minghella's "The Talented Mr. Ripley", Minghella demonstrates the extreme transformation of Tom Ripley, into a character with weal ...

(4 pages) 69 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Silence of the lambs versus alien

at clearly defines the roles of men and women, it is a struggle to oppose one's place. Sterling and Ripley, the authoritative and adept females whom occupy male spheres, achieve victory in there fight ... stem from his gender uncertainty.Similar to the struggles that Clarisse, Hannibal, and Bill endure, Ripley, the female heroine from Aliens, serves to obscure gender lines. Aliens establishes sexual di ...

(12 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jan/2005

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

Analytical Reflection:Ridley Scott's 'Alien'

Nostromo), whom has greatest authority and command on the ship. The middle class is represented by Ripley (the protagonist) and Ash, as they have a say in matter and they're opinions are noted, but D ... creature are both working against the crew. This is again illustrated by Ash's attempted murder of Ripley. In the foreground is this idea that technology can go too far, the artificial intelligence i ...

(8 pages) 59 0 3.0 Jun/2005

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

"The Talented Mr Ripley" Scene Analysis- Tom's Room

ra pans across the room zooming in and out of certain objects. The use of a close up shot revealing Ripley unwrapping his gifts which are showered in lush rich golden colours are significant as it hig ... red in lush rich golden colours are significant as it highlights the issue that for some odd reason Ripley has chosen to buy himself gifts, wrap them up and unwrap them again for Christmas. The close ...

(2 pages) 17 0 3.7 Feb/2007

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