In order to capture Lester, Malcolm Turner and his partner John Patterson are sent to a village in Georgia to keep an aged African American lady’s house under surveillance. In fact, this elderly woman is revealed as the grandmother of Lester’s girlfriend, Sherry Pierce. Being afraid of Lester, Sherry Pierce, indeed, flees with her child Trent to Georgia. Due to their suspicion that Sherry Pierce might either know of the $2 million whereabouts or lead them directly to Lester, the FBI agents decide for a stakeout across the home of the grandmother, called Hattie Mae Pierce, who is rather known as Big Momma. Later, Big Momma is called out of town in the middle of the night, giving Malcolm Turner and John Patterson the chance to investigate the case while being in direct contact with Sherry Pierce by disguising as Big Momma.
Throughout To Kill a Mockingbird, Scout continuously wonders why there is such an apparent double standard surrounding prejudice. Despite the citizens of Maycomb looking down on the Ewells, when the family accuses a black man of a crime against their daughter, all discrimination the Ewells faced is pushed onto the said man. After going to church with Calpurnia and learning that no
Gladiator is a 2000 British-American epic authentic dramatization film coordinated by Ridley Scott, featuring Russell Crowe. Crowe depicts the fictional character, steadfast Roman general Maximus Decimus Meridius, who is deceived when the ruler Marcus Aurelius ' goal-oriented son, Commodus, murders his father and grabs the throne. Decreased to slavery, Maximus rises through the positions of the gladiatorial arena to vindicate the murder of his family and his emperor. This essay will highlight the technical and cultural dimensions of the film and observe theoretical concepts and film terminology, also how the cinematography helps in portraying characters of the film highlighting their personality. Rome was frequently taken as an allegory
I Don’t Like It, Knowing I Must Die The title “Vertigo” itself reveals the story line of the movie, which makes the audience easy to guess what is reflected on the movie. An old college friend, Gavin Elster (Tom Helmore), asks Police detective, John Ferguson (James Stewart) played as “Scottie”, to look after his wife Madeleine Elster’s (Kim Novak) strange behavior. He is taken to believing that she is the reincarnation of a woman who died many years ago and is concerned about her stability. Scottie follows her and rescues her from an apparent suicide attempt when she jumps into San Francisco bay. He falls in love with her while he gets to know her more.
“Kill Bill” (2003/2004) Figure 24: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/422634746256564813/ Quentin Tarantino’s return to film after a 6-year hiatus, Kill Bill follows an ex-hitwoman (Uma Thurman) on a global murder-spree. Thurman seeks and eliminates her former compadres, and then the film’s namesake Bill (played by David Carradine). Her weapon for most of the film is an ultra-sharp katana, which makes for a bloody epic battle in the House of Blue Leaves scene. 1. “Mad Max: Fury Road” (2015) Figure 25: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/562035228474360925/ Mad Max was directed by George Miller when he was 71 years old.
This movie shows Pollock’s chaotic marriage to Lee Krasner who was also a painter, his all-time fight with alcoholism and in 1956, a car accident which caused his disastrous death. 9. Frida (2002) Frida Kahlo who was a surrealist Mexican painter was the focus of this biographic movie film which was directed by Julie Taymor. This biopic shows Frida’s background in Mexico City, her turbulent marriage to another painter, Diego Rivera, and her ultimate appreciation as a well-known artist. In this film, Frida was played by Salma Hayek and Diego Rivera was played by Alfred Molina.
The most pervasive theme is racism. The white policeman- - whose father lost his janitorial business because of particular governmental policy regarding minorities in society hones - is irate at African-Americans. A youthful African-American carjacker spouts the incendiary Black Power talk of the 1970s. Stereotyping is another theme in the film. For instance, the white DA's wife associates the locksmith with being a pack part in view of his ethnicity.
Lee, Harper. To Kill a Mockingbird. New York: Grand Central, 1982. In Harper Lee’s fictional novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird,” a young girl named Scout Finch is forced to grow up quickly in her hometown. Scout is faced with racism and hypocrisy in the town as her father defends an African American man who has been accused of raping a white girl.
Danijela Akrapovic ENGL 1104-70 John Berke Film Analysis Essay 2 2/10/2018 Film Analysis on Bonnie and Clyde “Bonnie and Clyde” is a kind of a realistic, drama, comedy, tragic, gangster movie, which was produced by Warner Bros and directed by Arthur Penn. This movie was released in 1967 and it was based on real-life events. Bonnie and Clyde were two criminals who were traveling around central United States, robbing banks in the hope of becoming rich and famous. Before they began being partners in a crime, Bonnie was a hot, blonde waitress who worked in a café and did not like her job because boys who came to the café usually wanted to take advantage of her. On the other hand, Clyde was a young, handsome, small town thief who was robbing small stores and gas stations for a living.
Lola, a film directed by Brillante Mendoza and released on 2009, is a story of two grandmothers, whose grandson is the murder victim, and whose grandson is the suspect of the murder. The story begins with the death of Arnold, Lola Sepa’s grandson, by a cell phone snatcher, Mateo, who is Lola Puring’s grandson. Because of Arnold’s death, Lola Sepa has to prepare for the funeral which requires lots of money. On the other hand, Lola Puring who is the grandmother of Mateo, who killed Arnold, is suffering to pay the bail in order to make her grandson to get free. Lola Sepa and Lola Puring is trying their best to earn money When Lola Sepa and Lola Puring attended the court for the trial of their respective gradsons, they face each other for the