This tone is making you eerie because at this point Rainsford learns that Zaroff is hunting people. These tones are strikingly different, there isn’t anything in common with them. It is clear that although High Noon and “The Most Dangerous Game” are very different they do share similarities such as plot and theme, but there is also differences like the mood. Both Rainsford and Kane are isolated from the people around them. In both, they are also being hunted by people around them, where they were once hunters now they are the hunted.
Two great stories about a sailor trying to survive a world class hunter and a western town marshal trying to take on a gang alone are actually very interesting to compare. High Noon, written by Carl Foreman, is a movie about Will Kane, a marshal in the Wild West who is abandoned by his town when they find out Frank Miller is coming back to town. “The Most Dangerous Game,” by Richard Connell, is a story about a sailor who falls into the trap of a General who kills men for sport. He is forced to play his game or possibly get tortured, and chooses to take his chances with the game. High Noon and “The Most Dangerous Game” are two very different stories, however you will find that there are many similarities between the stories’ protagonists and settings.
In the short story “The Most Dangerous Game” and the film High Noon there are some slight similarities between details that make up the main parts of the story, but there are also some slight differences as well. High Noon, is a loving, scary and mysterious story that will have you on the edge of your seat. Kane, who is the main character, is going through a crisis. He wants to stay and fight his fight, but he doesn’t know what the outcome will be. He risks losing the life of his newly wed wife, and he even risks losing his own.
Two completely different storylines, one film and one short story, yet there’s so much in common about them both. The story “The Most Dangerous Game” stars a hunter who feels what it’s like to be hunted, and fears death in an isolated island. The film High Noon tells a story about a marshal who wants to protect his western town when a criminal is coming back for revenge. Both the short story and film are two completely different stories including their characters, yet they also have many similarities such as the conflict and theme that make up the plot. In High Noon and “The Most Dangerous Game,” the conflict is very similar; the characters are fighting for their lives from their enemy.
Film, "High Noon" and story, "The Most Dangerous Game", have a lot of similarities in characters and theme but very different in setting. In the story "The Most Dangerous Game" a sailor name Rainsford gets trapped on an isolated island and he has to survive there for three days. In the film "High Noon" a retired officer name Will had to go back to his job to save his town from four criminals that were coming back to get revenge. Even though both film and story are different they also have a lot of similarities in characters and theme. Referring to the theme of our story and the film, they are very similar. "
When talking about the genre of action and adventure High Noon and “The Most Dangerous Game” are at the top of mine and many other people’s list of favorite short stories. High Noon is a story based on a chaotic day in the life of Will Kane, that involves many similar plots, settings, and patterns to “The Most Dangerous Game” where the main character Sanger Rainsford is also fighting for his life. Many may read both publishings and find no similarities, but when you start to take the stories apart the similarities are breathtaking. One of the most important similarities between the short stories, High Noon and “The Most Dangerous Game”, are that of the plot. Both tales portray a very clear plot of the hunter becoming hunted.
In the short story, “The Most Dangerous Game,” the main character Rainsford had gotten stranded on a dangerous island where Zaroff, a Russian Cossack General, hunted humans for sport. He feels that God put the weak on earth to give the strong pleasure, and up until it was his turn to be hunted, so did Rainsford. Earlier in the story Rainsford had stated, “The world is made up of two classes-- the hunters and the huntees.” And as harsh as it may sound, it is technically correct. The world is made of hunters and huntees, predator and prey. In fact, there are several hunters in the story The Most Dangerous Game.
One of the conflict in “The Most Dangerous Game”, was man v.s. nature. This conflict presented itself at the beginning of the story, when Rainsford fell into the water. He had to struggle and swim in order to stay alive. Once he fell off, he knew he was in danger.
In 1952, Fred Zinnemann directed a fantastic western movie that was called High Noon. It was about a marshal named Will Kane, who is being hunted by a man who he put in jail. Frank Miller wants revenge on Will, because Will arrested him and Frank vowed that he would kill Kane. Around the same time, Richard Connell wrote a short story that was named "The Most Dangerous Game". Sanger Rainsford and his friend, Whitney, are going hunting in the Amazon for jaguars.
Being hunted doesn't seems fun based on these two stories, The Most Dangerous Game and High Noon. They both have similar conflict; running from enemies and being hunted. The Most Dangerous Game came out in 1924 and High Noon came out in 1952. Even though High Noon and The Most Dangerous Game have similar conflict, the setting and main characters and very different. A similarity of the stories is that they have the same conflict.