Essays Tagged: "sex violence"

Crime Scene

ortunately this fact does not comfort someone when listening to Snoop Doggy Dog or Ice Cube talk of sex, violence, beatings, and suicide. Hollywood, the country's Mecca for TV and movies, is an ... en us hero's such as Clint Eastwood, Humphrey Bogart, and Bruce Willis. Once filmmakers would evoke sexual interests through eye contact or a touch of the leg. Today cinematographers resort to graphic ...

(2 pages) 80 0 3.8 Dec/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

This is a psychological analysis of the mind of the average teenager

ncan 2002)Adolescent attitudes and rebellion will be examined in the three perspectives as follows: sex, violence, drugs and the causes and consequences of each.Adolescent Attitudes Toward Premarital ... is a double standard set for females. It is usually acceptable for a male to enjoy large numbers of sexual partners without being criticized, but a female on the other hand must remain chaste and/or s ...

(7 pages) 104 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Television Essay This essay is a argument against the watching of telivision by our children, and the backfalls of television on our children's lives and health.

Instead, our children are seeing the wrong messages from the programs they are watching, including, sex, violence, drugs, racism, war, bad language, and even suicide, that sometimes carry into their e ... over and over, as many of us did when the twin towers disasters happened.Well they always say that sex sells, and boy does it for our children. Kids are always trying to figure out a way to watch sex ...

(8 pages) 461 5 3.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Brett Whitely: a brief frames analysis

sponse from the viewer, either positive or negative.CulturalMany of his artworks included images of sex, violence, social themes.Interesting portrayal of Australian culture - not always positive, howe ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Ghetto Poetry

ne movie, in particular, has changed many of the boundaries held by the common musical. It contains sex, violence, and an extremely large quantity of profanity. Also, the music the film provides is un ...

(5 pages) 37 0 5.0 Apr/2004

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

Television and our Children

ng of censorship, parents are beginning to show more concern for the development of their children. Sex, violence and bad language are accessible to even the most vulnerable of minds.Added to that, so ...

(7 pages) 72 0 4.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Evolution and profainity

orks encompassed a lot of things that some people wish he had not. "That includes a fair helping of sex, violence, crime, horror, politics, religion, anti-authoritarianism, anti-semitism, racism, xeno ... ul, promiscuous, or otherwise despicable woman" (Lighter 169). It is also used today to describe "a sexually promiscuous young woman, a male homosexual who plays the female role in copulation, an ill ...

(6 pages) 36 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Holden Caulfield in "Catcher in the Rye" as the typical teenager of today

ow what he wants to do in life. Also, like many teenagers today, he has to deal with things such as sex, violence, and alcohol. A big problem Holden goes through is his struggle between childho ... longs to go away and be independent. Like teenagers today, Holder had to deal with alcohol, sex, and violence. Like any male teenager today, Holden thinks about sex. He wants to experience it ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Censorship, Radio, Music, and the Supreme Court: Is the FCC so Bad?

l. In 1934, this was not much of a problem. Music used no profanity and never talked directly about sex. As the content of music has changed over the years, however, the role of the FCC has changed. M ... however, the role of the FCC has changed. Music today features explicit lyrics that often describe sex, violence towards authority, and the consumption of illegal substances. As a result, the FCC tod ...

(6 pages) 59 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Order of the Skull and Bones.

ed by one psychotic individual. Then this leader would develop this horrible life style of poverty, sex, violence, drug usage, and maybe even death through controlling all those in his possession to d ...

(5 pages) 19 0 1.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality

How to Listen to Music.

around the early twenties seem to get into music that have lyrics that contain stories or themes on sex, violence, and relationships. Especially music that contains explicit lyrics is popular among th ...

(5 pages) 130 0 3.8 Jan/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Cencorship Sucks

more.The PMRC (Parents' Music Resource Group) has tried to label recordings whose themes relate to sex, violence, drugs, alcohol or suicide and it has been made a law already in some parts of the U.S ... hat will we have left to discuss if it's not allowed? Teletubbies? Oh sorry, there's that whole homosexual issue with the purple one. Well I guess you see my point. Even children's shows have things t ...

(2 pages) 511 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Of Good Morality and General Pleasure

46;s pilgrims, who represent the English common folk, general pleasure comes from crudity of humor, sex, and violence; romance in courtly love and gentilesse; and some connection to their own lives. B ... for Absalon to poke a red-hot poker up Nicholas’s butt. Because the Miller’s tale offers sex, violence, crude humor, sinful love, it is highly entertaining to the audience and so meets the ...

(6 pages) 18 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Wrestling 2

ng ratings, the World Wrestling Federation's (WWF) increased emphasis on violence, raw language and sexual suggestion has made it controversial. Even though the televised events the WWF chooses to put ... s "Mr. Ass's" antics indicate, there may be other, draws for spectators besides the "sport" itself: sex, violence and occasional racism. Aside from the heavy metal music, there is an area of wrestling ...

(4 pages) 645 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Analysis Of Casablanca

m's title doesn't even make sense. To Have and Have Not has every necessary ingredient for success: sex, violence, suspense, and the occasional musical interlude. Hawks gives us a little of everything ... doesn't have an artistic frame in it's reel. There are no allusions to art or literature - just to sex. There are no deep and meaningful symbolic representations. It's pure Hollywood, and although ma ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

TV Vulgarity

on has become much more violent and vulgar since its innocent beginnings, including obscenities and sexual innuendo as everyday language on Friends to murder and occult references on Buffy the Vampire ... ies, Family Matters, and Step by Step. All of these shows were clean and unadulterated by violence, sex, and obscene language. The most violence shown was yelling in family or schoolyard squabbles, se ...

(4 pages) 2897 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media


Censorship can stop children from seeing violence and sex in art, but it cannot hide what is already there. Our movies, television programs, music, and ot ... ased on human behavior. People begin to question the entertainment industry for movies that contain sex, violence, and drugs. Julia Stiles writes "The 'O' Must Go On," and shows how our actions preven ... at blaming "pop-culture" for "social evils" is very common these days. People say there is too much sex on television. "TV's Family Hour Loaded With Sexual Content, Says Study," by US News at ...

(3 pages) 804 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Reel History, In Defense of Hollywood: An Analysis

runtled consumers, and religious fanatics who carp incessantly about the disproportionate amount of sex, violence, debauchery, mayhem, and sadism found in contemporary photodramas. He makes a litany o ... ears, Richard Attenborough’s Shadowland, or Michael Curtiz’s The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex. (Fyne, 2002)The main theme of this book from Toplin basically admonishes Hollywood critics and ...

(6 pages) 14 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers