Summary The movie that I watched for this assignment was “Platoon”. It is about Chris Taylor an individual who left college to go into the military for infantry and combat. But since Taylor didn 't have any prior training, he risked his life and that of the rest of the troops when he gets injured during an Ambush. Throughout the film, Sargent Barnes and Taylor get in a dissagreeance and were threatening each other but through time Taylor showed the way he was thinking by attacking the Vietnamese village that they are staking out without understanding the grieving from the villagers.
Also in the movie the boy had to play games with his grandma and his mom, I think some kids could relate to this because every kid is forced to do things they don't want to do. In the movie he was spacing out about this girl he liked all of the time and then he lied to his mom about what he was thinking about, this relates with kids lives because all kids are lying to their parents sometime or another. In the story there was a huge wall that no one was allowed to cross over and the boy did it anyway and then he got in trouble be the short guy that ran Thleed Ville found out he left the town and he got in big trouble, people can relate to this because everyone does things that we are not suppose to do for no
Self-identity and discovering who you really are and what you believe in is one of the most important things in someone’s life. For Ender, this journey was a very important one and he found out a lot about himself and others. Ender’s Game, by Scott Orson Card, is a science fiction novel about a young boy, Ender, that has to go to Battle School to be trained as a commander for the International Fleet (I.F.) to save the world from being annihilated by “buggers.” During this training, Ender goes through and overcomes many obstacles, such as other school attendees that do not want him to succeed and internal struggles to not be like his brother. Throughout the book, these obstacles let Ender make huge realizations of his true self and give him
Passion & Aggression Ender once said, “To learn how to truly fight in war, I must show passion and aggression.” During the story of the Ender’s Game, Ender feels like he’s stuck in between love and war. As the story of Ender’s journey goes on, he’s known to fight with so much aggression which makes him feel bad because he makes people not want to ever fight him again. In several parts of the story, Ender feels terrible after showing his aggression to someone because of his passionate side.
1.0 Synopsis In the near future, a hostile alien race (called the Formics) have attacked Earth. If not for the legendary heroics of International Fleet Commander, Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, the highly esteemed Colonel Graff and the International Military are training only the best young children to find the future Mazer. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but strategically brilliant boy is pulled out of his school to join the elite.
Ender’s Game is a 1985 science fiction novel by Orson Scott Key. Set in the future where an insectoid alien species, the Formics (or the buggers), have attacked Earth twice with devastating results for the human species, Andrew “Ender” Wiggins is humanity's last hope. A child prodigy and main character of Ender’s Game, Ender is sent to Battle School to learn how to fight and destroy the buggers. He is chosen because his characteristics are perfect to be a commander. Some traits that are very important in making Ender who he is are his calculating judgments, creativity, and compassion.
`The story, “The Cold Equation” by Tom Godwin demonstrates the theme, with every action, there is a consequence with an outcome of good or bad. It's not any ordinary day for the six men stationed at Woden, on the Stardust, a spaceship-- a huge problem that is struck throughout the story is, you must kill whoever steps foot into a secret room located in the Stardust. Marilyn, an 18-year-old innocent girl who wanted to see her brother that she missed, was soon discovered in this secret room, therefor she would need to be killed. Although she tried to get her way out of her soon to come death, there was sadly nothing the men could do, but follow the strict law.
Gawaine is a student at knight school. He is not very useful and therefore is not fit to be in battle. Because of this, the headmaster of the knight school decides to train him to kill dragons. “Of all the pupils at the knight school,
Vincent intensely replied by saying that he had never saved anything for the swim back, which was indicative of his mentality throughout the movie. The detectives caught the murderer, and Vincent traveled into space like he had always dreamt of doing. After Vincent was screened for the last time before he went into the spaceship, the man who had always conducted Vincent’s screening revealed a secret. The man had always known Vincent was a degenerate, but allowed Vincent to work towards his dream because the man’s child was also a degenerate. In a society where genetic pedigree was everything, this event was a possible turning point for many who had been oppressed for so
The boys turned into monsters because they were so afraid of the news Dave had because he was the one who told the family that their loved one was killed in combat. The boys still were so afraid of what Dave wanted to tell them that they continued to beat him up until, "He closed his mouth and tried to crawl away" (5). Another way to use suspense is to to show how someone is so angry and afraid that they turn into some they are not and get very violent. At this part of the story Dave was trying to come tell him that his father had passed away in combat, but he was too afraid to hear him say the words that he didn 't let him and just beat Dave up. While reading the suspense of how badly the boys wanted to beat Dave up was a release of anger and fear, which is terrifying in the position of
After going into space for battle training, he becomes isolated from the other students immedetaly. Ender overcoming challenges finally begins to be accepted by the other students, only to be transferred and isolated again.
Do you think you could handle having the fate of the world in your hands? Well, this prodigy, Ender Wiggin, did not think he could handle it, he could not even handle fighting with his brother Peter. In the book Enders Game, a science fiction novel, Ender Wiggin is called upon to train in the International Fleet to become a commander and fight against the buggers. In his journey he faces many obstacles, like his brother, bullies, and Command School.
In a world where little kids have to fight an alien race that seeks to destroy the whole entire world. One six year old kid must save us all, his name is Ender Wiggin. A race of aliens known as the Buggers seek to destroy earth and make it their colony, they are defeated due to a single commander, Mazer Rackham. By the threat of a third invasion occurs the international fleet finds that children can handle information the best, they start on training these kids to be the best combat specialists. Ender is chosen and trained, and surprisingly to the IF he is there best chance of winning this war.
Everything was different and he didn 't even know how to speak english. He would have to go to school and go through all the challenges in the American language.¨ Apollo 13¨ would land on the moon ,but then their oxygen tanks had exploded. They would have to survive