There is no doubt that within the late 2000s cultural milieu Disney Channel’s Phineas and Ferb was a major influence on childhood and early adolescence. It first premiered in February 2007 to an audience of 10.8 million viewers. For that year, in fact, Phineas and Ferb’a premier was the most-watched animated TV show amongst tweens. For the first quarter of 2008, it was also the top-rated animated TV show for children between the ages of 6-11 and tweens between the ages of 9-14—making it the third most watched TV show amongst kids ages 6-11. In 2009, Phineas and Ferb was the number one most watched show at prime time for children ages 6-10 and 9-14.
The movie Throne Of Blood is an adaption of the play Macbeth, but it’s not just a translation of the play. In Fact, The director of the movie Asir Kurosawa did a brilliant job by inserting diverse cultural, and historical sources into the movie. Since Throne of Blood is heavily based on the play Macbeth, There are a lot of similarities during the events of the story. One of the most important fact about both stories is that Bloodshed was taking over. In Macbeth, Struggles over succession mostly resulted in massacres and chaos.
Throughout the movie, Dustin Hoffman, John Malkovich, and Kate Reid all provided an outstanding performance by ensuring that their facial expressions, body language, and emotions always shined through all the while they were creating realistic characters that were easily believable by the audience. Dustin Hoffman was the first actor that caught my attention in this movie. Although this is probably because he played the main character of the play, I found his passion in this performance to also be a sole reason as to why his acting was so intriguing. Hoffman truly put on an incredible performance in this movie, and a great deal of it had to do with his facial expressions and body language. Hoffman’s most effective scene in this film was the scene where Willy Loman got fired from his job.
The story of sword and sorcery commonly revolves around the hero who fights against the barbarian. In addition, Tuttle (2005) claims that this sub-genre can also be called as heroic fantasy since the story tells about a journey of the hero to complete a mission, usually to save a person or a thing. Nevertheless, in writing a fantasy story, the author does not always stick in one particular sub-genre. The author can also combine different sub-genres into one work. Thus, it can result in a new creation that is unique and remarkable.
The infamous story of Romeo and Juliet has been expertly interpreted in both the original play and Baz Luhrmann's movie forms. While they do have their striking differences like making the movie look more modern, to their unchangeable similarities, like their unforgettable themes of love, compassion, and hatred,
“Othello” is one of William Shakespeare’s greatest plays. In “Othello”, the use of rich imagery and symbolism is significant in conveying meaning as it helps to establish the dramatic atmosphere of the play and reinforce the possible themes and highlighting the character’ attitudes. Through this, the audience is able to grasp a better understanding of the play. It is also his ability to manipulate language and conjure up startlingly accurate images and symbols which really make this play memorable. In particular, four interesting images of disorder, animals, heaven and hell and entrapment are all brought vividly to life.
Production design, flower shops, café, toys George Melies sells, costumes, and the equipment people uses all demonstrated the time setting convincingly to the viewers. Additionally, the cinematographic style and sound track all collaborated well in this film. Using the accordion in the soundtrack it enhanced the Parisian style of the film. Continuing, the lightning and the color of the production design created an effect of fairy tale world, and with the tracking shot cinematographer decided to use on Hugo, made the viewer experience what Hugo experience in the film. However, the duration time of the film was long and slightly tedious at some points.
Oral tales provide a view into Anglo Saxon beliefs, how their monarchy functioned, and their socio-political structure. These tales give modern historians and literary scholars concrete evidence to examine and understand Anglo Saxon life. In the day of Beowulf, storytelling functioned as principles to allow Anglo Saxon people to share and sculpt their future generations. Storytelling also played a large role in influencing civilians and leaders trust in others and each other. Stories could paint ideas and portraits of certain characteristics, even as either heroic or cowardly so as to manipulate civilians.
In addition, creative writing has long been a form of refined entertainment and fun, for both writers and readers. It is also one of the most effective means of education. Conversely, digital technology has caused a revolutionary transformation in all aspects of our lives, whether it is in communication, education or creative writing. This research, therefore, aims to find out what effect this technology has on creative writing and specifically on creativity, writers, the youth and book piracy, as I feel that those are the most significant. Introduction of Technology in
The game has always been thought to be “Americas Pastime” but in modern society some people believe that may not be the case. Is baseball Americas Pastime? It is a huge debate that has been developing over the past ten to twenty years. Although baseball is thought to be Americas favorite sport, The World Series is the third most watched sporting event which trails behind both football and soccer. Baseball may not be the most watched sport but the sales in popular baseball movies in the past thirty years can also prove its popularity.