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1510 days

 Date: 09/29/15 13:31   in : Film_&_TV 

 

1970’s African American Situation Shows Reinforced Stereotypes 1970’s African American Situation Shows Reinforced Stereotypes. Introduction During the 1970’s sitcoms pioneered a way for African Americans to be seen on television, through shows such as Julia, The Bill Cosby Show, S...

 

1514 days

 Date: 09/25/15 12:56   in : Film_&_TV 

Media Assignment – Abnormal Psychology Psychological disorders are displayed throughout all genres of the film industry. For audiences, disturbances of psychological functioning and behavior are so commonplace in popular media that a disassociation of a serious problem, or, an exaggera...

 

1517 days

 Date: 09/22/15 11:05   in : Film_&_TV 

Violence Does Not Solve Anything When you feel very strongly about a certain issue, you want to share your thoughts and ideas with others, in hope that they will agree and join your viewpoint. According to the Peace Pilgrim, “When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of p...

 

1517 days

 Date: 09/22/15 08:34   in : Film_&_TV 

Sidney Poitier Sidney Poitier was born in Miami, Florida in 1927, but raised in the Bahamas. He was the youngest of eight children. He is married to Joanna Shimkus and is the father of six kids, Beverly, Pamela, Sherri, Gina, Anika, and Sydney. He experienced a lot of proverty when he w...

 

1518 days

 Date: 09/21/15 23:30   in : Film_&_TV 

Forrest Gump Analysis “Forrest Gump” is the story of a man who overcomes numerous obstacles throughout different stages of his life and always seems to see the brighter side of things in the process. Through the movie’s entirety, outstanding performances from various award winning actors...

 

1518 days

 Date: 09/21/15 19:45   in : Film_&_TV 

Adaptation The movie Adaptation is meant to grab the attention of viewers on many levels. The basic feel of the movie is basically, what you think it is it isn’t, and what it is its really not. This is done with such things as reoccurring images and hidden meanings scattered throughout th...

 

1518 days

 Date: 09/21/15 18:03   in : Film_&_TV 

As Good As It Gets Some believe that diversity in our society is enriching. Exposure to different races, cultures, religious groups, and people can enrich our lives if we let it. These same people may have a problem dealing with people with mental illnesses, different economic status, ...

 

1518 days

 Date: 09/21/15 17:39   in : Film_&_TV 

Realism In Saving Private Ryan The movie, “Saving Private Ryan” is a quintessential World War II movie. Directed by Steven Spielberg, the WWII saga takes place during and immediately following D-Day. The story follows seven Army Rangers (Ed Burns, Tom Sizemore, Giovanni Ribisi, Barry Pe...

 

1518 days

 Date: 09/21/15 04:26   in : Film_&_TV 

Beetle Juice The first thing I look at when evaluating a film is the genres. I like to know what type of picture is it. The storyline is also very important to me. The movie and style I’ve always loved as a kid, is the style that Tim Burton used in his film Beetlejuice produced in 1988...

 

1518 days

 Date: 09/21/15 03:04   in : Film_&_TV 

Bob Keeshan - Captain Kangaroo Have you ever wondered which television show was as enlightening to your parents as Sesame Street and Barney were to some of us? The answer would probably be Captain Kangaroo. It was about a man who lived in a house with lots of wonderful and exciting creatu...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/21/15 00:13   in : Film_&_TV 

The Matrix The Matrix is a science-fiction film that included a variety of different themes such as: paranoia, conspiracy and the loss of privacy and the decreased value of humans over technology. In the near future, a computer hacker named Neo (Keanu Reeves) discovers that all life ...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/20/15 22:19   in : Film_&_TV 

The Sixth Sense The Sixth Sense The Sixth Sense was, in my opinion a good movie. The basics of the movie include Dr. Malcolm Crowe (Bruce Willis), a distinguished child psychologist, gets an award for his work but gets shot...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/20/15 20:49   in : Film_&_TV 

The Magic Of Magicians There are many different archetypes of a hero, which include orphans, martyrs, wanderers, warriors, and magicians. Each individual archetype is defined by certain characteristics a person or hero possesses. These characteristics are divided into topics such as goal...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/20/15 18:15   in : Film_&_TV 

Forrester Found William Forrester, a reclusive and eccentric writer, stands at the window of his Bronx apartment, observing life all around him, but refusing to be a part of it. Personal tragedies, guilt, fear and resentment have led him to living for over twenty years in this self-impo...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/20/15 15:24   in : Film_&_TV 

Synthesis If someone does nothing but sit on the couch and watch television all day, they are considered to be a couch potato. The one thing that couch potatoes are really good at is synthesizing things into their head. It is easy for them to do this because they do not have to think mu...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/20/15 07:59   in : Film_&_TV 

Angelina Jolie An Icon To Gay/lesbian Films? Over the last century, queer roles have transcended through numerous changes in Hollywood. On the forefront of Hollywood during the 1930’s, queer roles in film were looked upon as transgressions against society and humanity. At this particular ...

 

1519 days

 Date: 09/20/15 07:23   in : Film_&_TV 

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1520 days

 Date: 09/19/15 21:27   in : Film_&_TV 

Media In The Movies In the era we live in, media plays an important role around the world. The media is intrusive and rude at times; however, without the media, we would not know the events that conspire around us all over the world. The media has been portrayed differently in many mov...

 

1520 days

 Date: 09/19/15 15:10   in : Film_&_TV 

Gender Stereotpyes In Film Sex has created an expectation on the role of the female to create sexuality. While women are responsible for creating the desire, men are expected to do nothing more than act on it and in some cases take advantage of it. In the end, even though men are equal ...

 

1520 days

 Date: 09/19/15 11:01   in : Film_&_TV 

Women Of Color In Film As we enter the 21st century, our society still deals with issues of racism. Current cinema and films have diverse representation of women and women characters of color. In spite of this, we need to examine and analyze the subtleties of stereotypes. Webster’s Dic...

 

1520 days

 Date: 09/19/15 09:04   in : Film_&_TV 

Oceans 11 Oceans 11(2001) Oceans 11(1960) Warner Bros. Pictures Warner Bros. Pictures Producer: Jerry Weintraund Producer: Lewis Milestone Director: Steven Soderbergh Dire...

 

1520 days

 Date: 09/19/15 06:30   in : Film_&_TV 

Rollerball Rollerball(1975) vs. Rollerball (2002) Rollerball in many ways is a futuristic game especially, in 1975, which involves A giant metal ball bearing that is shot out, like an enormous pinball, at players in a circular arena; they fly around on skates and motorcycles, vying for ...

 

1520 days

 Date: 09/19/15 05:41   in : Film_&_TV 

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1521 days

 Date: 09/18/15 21:21   in : Film_&_TV 

Sopranos The Sopranos, a TV drama directed by Allen Coulter, focuses on the day-to-day life of Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini). His day-to-day life being a loving and supportive father and a ruthless gang member in the mafia. These totally opposite lifestyles sometimes intervene and take ...