“Man pleaded innocent by reason of insanity for the murder of his mother”(Gross). Although the case of the man murdering his mother is not entirely similar to what Hamlet does they do share some similarities. In William Shakespeare’s Hamlet , Shakespeare uses the idea of a someone murdering one of their own family members in his play. In Hamlet the once ruler of Denmark ,king Hamlet, is long dead before the play begins with everyone thinking his cause of death was from the bite of a snake This is proven to be a lie however, when Ghost of king Hamlet visits his son Hamlet and reveals to him that his true killer is Hamlet’s uncle ,the new king of Denmark, Claudius. The play then follows Hamlet as he tries to take revenge for his father’s death.
Simba and Hamlet stories are very similar in many cases. Let's start off with Simba lost His father to an accident that in true wasn’t an accident. Scar planned for Simba death but Simba at the time didn’t know it. The same with Hamlet where he too lost his father to an untimely death. As the same as Simba, Hamlet didn’t know his father was actually murdered.
Hamlet deceives them so he can get everyone to think the way he wants them to think. Hamlet 's encounter with the ghost makes him decide what his plan is and how his father wants him to avenge his death by killing king claudius. The audience nor the readers of the play really understand what is going on inside hamlets mind. He could have possibly already thought about how he was gonna deceive everyone so that he would be able to carry out his plan. The death of hamlet’s father was really hard on hamlet for he was the only one who actually cared and loved Villezcas 2 his father.
When John brings Mary Warren to court in Act III to confess about how Abigail has been lying to everyone, he tries to avoid confessing he’s been with Abigail, even though he knows it will help his cause. John built this name for himself in Salem that was tarnished so fast because if someone messes up in town everyone knows and there’s no way to fix it. No matter what John did, he couldn’t save himself, but it was his wrong doing to begin with. John also misleads the town by not going to church every Sunday. For the longest time, John had been seen as respected, but when he starts to visit church less he begins to create a reputation, If John had not played the town and continued practicing what most Puritans do, it would’ve been easier to rescue his friend’s wives and his own.
Therefore, when Davy explains that he saw Frank exiting his house on the day of Marie’s death, it should not have come as a surprise to Wesley but he still had a hard time accepting the truth that his brother was a murderer. When I read this section
Imagine getting that one dreaded letter in the mail, calling you to do the one thing you didn’t plan the week before your wedding, JURY DUTY. Reginald Rose wrote the play Twelve Angry Men for a television drama after he sat on a jury. The characters in this play are identified not by names but by numbers. Twelve men are confined to a deliberation room after the trial of a 19-year-old boy accused of stabbing and killing his father. Twelve Angry Men illustrates the many dangers of the jury system like, a biased jury, being left with questions, and feeling inconvenienced by jury duty.
It takes some people longer than others to cope with this loss and these people have different ways of doing it. Hamlet chooses to express it through his dress without caring about what outsiders would think. Contrary to popular belief, he did not do this to gain the attention of his mother or his friends, but rather because he was distraught and saw it as a personal way of coping with the loss of his father. He is unique in his ways and this is obvious in the way he dresses and carries himself throughout the play, but who can blame him? He went through a lot more in a year than most people have to go through in their entire
In Branagh’s version, there is a wedding scene, but no funeral scene, making it so that Hamlet seems to just be angry over the fact that his mother married his uncle. His tone, respectively, is carried throughout the play and gives a different interpretation on what Hamlet is saying in his soliloquies. For example, when Mel Gibson(Zeffirelli) says the To Be Or Not To Be soliloquy, it seems like he is confused on what to do because he goes to where his father is buried and leans on the grave as if he was asking for advice. When Branagh says the To Be Or Not To Be soliloquy, he seems revengeful and that he is going to act upon the secret that he knows. Also, he looks into the mirror while he is giving this soliloquy, giving the impression that Hamlet is ready to do something and is confident about it.
Capote’s purpose in writing In Cold Blood changes as the story progresses. It starts with how someone’s carelessness can ruin an entire family and the whole village can be influenced by it. Earlier in the book, the Clutter family is, except two older sisters, killed by two murderers, Dick and Perry. Later, the motive of the murder is found as it is carelessness from Floyd who was Dick’s cellmate years ago. Floyd used to work at the Clutter’s farm and as he was telling Dick what kind of jobs he had, he told Dick how wealthy the Clutters are.